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New York Fashion Week: Tome Fall 2015

If there’s one collection that showed at New York Fashion Week this season that’s all about crisp lines, geometrical shapes, and kicked-up basics, it’s the Tome ready-to-wear collection for Fall 2015. The brand’s outfits and makeup worked in harmony to create a truly breathtaking show. While the terms “wearable” and “simple” tend to be insults […]

New York Fashion Week: Alexander Wang Fall 2015

New York Fashion Week is back in full swing, and of course that means we have to share some of the most noteworthy styles that walked the runways this season! To kick things off, we’ve simply got to talk about the fashion, hair and makeup looks from Alexander Wang‘s Fall 2015 showcase. Goth and rock-inspired looks ruled […]

MAC x Toledo’s New Makeup Collection Is Where Art Meets Fashion

Call me a dreamer, but I truly believe that great makeup both is a form of art and should make the wearer feel like a work of art. The latest line of fashion-inspired makeup and packaging from MAC is the result of a high-style partnership with fashion and art designers Isabel and Ruben Toledo and it mixes both […]

Beyoncé’s ncLA Nail Wraps Are Everything, Obviously

Do you ever feel like if you could just capture even .0001% of Beyoncé‘s signature sassy style, you’d be set for life? Yeah, same. When I heard that Queen Bey came out with her own designs of ncLA Nail Wraps, it was as if I finally realized the exact way to score a little bit of her fierceness. […]

COVERGIRL #GirlsCan + A GIVEAWAY!

COVERGIRL #GirlsCan + A GIVEAWAY!

I grew up in the era of the Spice Girls – my childhood was a product of “girl power.” I did ballet and played the piano, but I also played soccer and went camping. If I wanted to do something, I did it. I had never considered that anyone would think there were things that […]

New York Fashion Week: Marc Jacobs Spring/Summer 2015

This season’s New York Fashion Week featured tons of creative ideas in fashion and beauty alike, and I need to start off The Collabor-eight’s coverage with the Marc Jacobs S/S15 show, which was actually the last official show of NYFW.  Somehow, the runway show managed to combine totally natural elements like nearly-barefaced beauty looks and over-the-top accented […]

Jing Ai Cosmetics: Natural Beauty Products

I first heard of beauty brand Jing Ai Cosmetics while watching a beauty event on QVC (yes, I’m totally guilty of spending hours in front of the TV on Tuesday Night Beauty), and I heard great things about the line’s natural, organic  ingredients, vegan formulas, and high-intensity color payoff. I was first able to actually […]