Monthly Archives: August 2011

Stuck at home and still stylish!

Hey PSers!

Hope all of you who are in Irene’s path are staying safe and dry. I know I am trying to! I’ve been stuck at home since yesterday, so I took the chance for some ME time! 🙂

I’d been meaning to try french tips using hole protectors for a long time…so here are the results!

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It’s still Summer…and there’s still time for some fun manicures!

There’s still a bit of summer left and I for one, intend to make full use of it! 🙂 So I took the opportunity to try out a new bright manicure.

I tried to combine a few different summer manicure trends this time – combining a muted color with a brighter color, graphic stripes and painting a single stand out nail.

Here’s the outcome:

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Coupon Alert: Jewelmint pieces $5 off!

Cure your mid-week blues with some custom handmade jewelry from Jewelmint!

For the next 24 hours, Jewelmint has $5 off on their Top 5 pieces:

Cleopatra Cabochon Earrings

Tailor Made Earrings

Tailor Made Earrings

Unlock My Heart Necklace

Pin Up Necklace

Isis Earrings

 

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Jewelmint Review: Modern Love Set

Morning PSers!

Though it didn’t take me too long to jump on the Jewelmint train, it did take me a little time to make my first purchase….I’d blame my tight graduate student budget! 😦

So here’s my review of my first Jewelmint purchase….

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Giveaway 2 Winner!

Hello PSers!

We are super happy to announce our second Lucky draw winner – a fellow blogger in fact – Fishing4beauty. Her twitter is @Fishing4beauty. Her blog has some really cool manicures if y’all are interested!

Congratulations! Hope you enjoy the necklace we selected for you! And do send us pics!

For all our other fans and readers – stay tuned – we have SO much up our sleeves!

-S & R

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Hair Solution – Dry shampoo

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Since I have started working out after a four month hiatus (yes I am healthy like that…)… I have realized I NEED to do something about the way my hair looks after I am done with the gym. Hence I decided to buy a dry shampoo. I was always aware these existed, but had never felt the need to use them. I did not want to get a high end brand because I was not sure these things work… at all. I went for the Tresemme Normal to Oily hair/Volumizing dry shampoo.

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My first Rue La La purchase

Morning PSers!

I apologise for being away from the blog for so long! But what with moving, and finally getting to see my boyfriend after 2.5 months…things have been pretty crazy!

But things are never too crazy for some online shopping! 🙂 So long ago, I got an email from Paypal a long time ago, asking me to sign up for Rue La La…and the best part was that I got a $20 credit just for signing up through that email.

So  a quick background on Rue La La….it’s another designers-for-less website…along the lines of Gilt, Beyond the Rack, Hautelook, etc. But what also sets them apart, is that they not only have sales for clothing, home accessories, etc. but also for special deals in your city and around the world….sort of like Groupon. They often have great sales on fabulous getaway locations around the world!! If I only had the money…:) Also, every Sunday night is the Rue La La Styleathon with great sales starting at 8pm! Which I really appreciate since most of us are at work during regular 11am sales.

So I finally used my $20 credit to purchase a military green and yellow digital watch by Puma. Here it is:

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