Messy braids during fancy-schmancy events

I once paid a girl $20 to curl my hair before prom. No updo, just curls. She kind of laughed when I asked her to do it. If you can’t tell, I have spent most of my life totally oblivious on how to deal with my hair. And that sucks. It has just been within recent years I have been able to … Keep reading…

Brisk-weather wardrobe road map

Here is a small story to explain my current state of mind, well-being, sanity, calmness and logic: My boyfriend recently pointed out that, it being midterms and all, I was half done with my last semester. My response was the break into hysterical tears and yell at him. Hm. Okay, Julia.. Way to be that girl. Awesome. Why the craziness? Am I … Keep reading…

Lusting for neutral cords

As always, I’ve replaced one found fashion want for another new, lust-worthy item. And I wonder where my money goes. Want to guess my current shopping obsession? Hint: I’ve decided to find the comfort of jeans in a non-denim fabric. Another hint: I refuse to wear neon-colored pants. I’ll give you three tries. Cords, please! by ohjuliaann Roxy Cord Colored Skinny Jean … Keep reading…

Shopping updates — Boots & purses

To conclude previous shopping posts, I have finally purchased this year’s boots and a black clutch. Success! Steve Madden Women’s Cindi Boot from DSW: The boots were actually a gift from my mother, purchased last week. I exchanged them today for a pair one half size bigger, to allow room for my beloved thick socks. She used a $20 off coupon and … Keep reading…