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Charlotte Fashion Week

As many of you already know I was given the huge opportunity to host the 4th annual Charlotte North Carolina Fashion Week 2011 this past weekend!  The wonderful InStyler sponsored the show and I was able to learn a bunch of new tricks and techniques that even me, an InStyler pro, didn’t know! I will […]

Quick Tips

  Get something leopard for the fall! If you are daring go with a leopard dress.  Pair it with black tights and a black cardigan with a belt over it for a day Loose the tights and cardigan and add a pair of pumps for a sexy night time outfit.  If you are daring pair […]


Tsvety McAuliffe

I am so excited Charlotte North Carolina Fashion Week 2011 begins tomorrow!! I have had the opportunity to meet so many wonderful designers and I cannot wait to see all of their gorgeous collections. I wanted to do a little write up on one designer in particular, Tsvety McAuliffe, who has made three stunning dresses […]


Nail Polish Favorites!

A lot of you that follow me on twitter know my love for the new type of nail polish that does not chip! I wanted to explain a bit about the different brands and the process so that you will all have a full understanding of how great it is! First, from what I have […]

Instyler in Action!

I have been telling all of you guys how awesome the InStyler is so I thought I would show you in pictures how it works.  First, let me start by saying that my hair was about 90% dry and this is what it really looks like. All that was in it is a little Moroccan […]

Last Chance Bargain Shoes and Apparel

Kyle and the 18 crew recently had a tire test at Phoenix International Raceway and two days in one of my favorite places was just too much for me to pass up so I decided to go along! After a grueling hike (see hiking blog) I opted to do some shopping in the nice air-conditioned […]

Eye Makeup Tips

There are so many cute things one can try with eye makeup from a smoky eye to winged eyeliner, but what if you are in a time crunch?  Sometimes when I only have a few minutes to get ready but still want to play up my eyes I opt for colored eyeliner.  I am very […]

Clarifying Shampoos

I never knew what all the hype was about clarifying/purifying shampoo. Shampoo is supposed to clean your hair so what could this stuff do any differently?  I finally caved and gave it a try after trying a hair mask that was way too heavy for my hair and left it in a  weird, crunchy, wet […]

Samantha Busch To Host Fashion Week

Samantha Busch, wife of NASCAR driver Kyle Busch, signs on to host the 4th Annual Charlotte North Carolina Fashion WeekTM (CNCFW) scheduled September 21-24, 2011 at the Epicentre Pavilion Entertainment Complex in Uptown Charlotte. The Haute Couture Sponsor of this year’s show is InStyler, maker of the popular hair curling iron. “We are extremely excited […]