Pampering on Purpose: Why treating yourself is healthy, not frivolous

Self Care Tips

Although summer days bring a bit more of a slower pace around here, there are still times when things can be really hectic. Sometimes we just need to slow down and take some time for ourselves without feeling guilty about it, right? We’ve enlisted the help of one of our favorite guest bloggers to show us what a little self-care and pampering can do for you! Spoiler alert: the benefits...

The Necessities for Brides and Bridesmaids

Wedding season is here! And we have a great collab happening with Kirstin Hodges of Styled by Sequins who’s walking us through what every bride and bridesmaid needs for the big day. Seriously, so much good info in this post! Hey y’all! My name is Kirstin Hodges, the fashion and lifestyle blogger behind Styled by Sequins. I’m from Dallas, Texas and am a kindergarten teacher. Blogging all started because of...

Winter Makeup Tutorial

Winter Makeup Tutorial via @audreymadstowe | Sloane Ranger

Happy first official day of winter, Sloanies! Indeed, December 21st marks the winter solstice which means winter is upon us. We’ve been feeling the chill for a few weeks now and have been gearing up for these cold, blustery winter days. As the seasons change so do our wardrobes, and just like our wardrobes need an overhaul come winter, our makeup routine needs one too. While we are no beauty experts,...

Get Glowing for Fall With a Post-Summer Pick-Me-Up

Fall ready

Whether you’ve been jumping on and off planes all summer or if you’ve pulled one too many festival all-nighters of late, we reckon it’s time for a little R&R. With a new term in session and the seasons beginning to change, it feels like a natural break from the excesses of the summer months – the perfect time to recharge those batteries and relish in some me-time. Here are our top...

80’s Throwback: Styling the Alice Band

The Alice Band

The Alice band is back. We repeat: the Alice band is BACK. Headwear staple of the original 1980’s Sloane Ranger, this cute accessory has been spotted on the well-groomed heads of both Hollywood A-listers and British It-girls this summer. First championed in the fashion arena by Diana, Princess of Wales and her royal sister-in-law Sarah Ferguson over thirty years ago, it’s no wonder the Alice band’s 2016 comeback has been...

3 Tips For Glowing Winter Skin

Good morning, Sloanies! We have a special treat for you today. A guest post from one of our faves. Mindy from A Mix of Min is giving us three tips for glowing winter skin which will get you and your skin through the last stretch of winter.  Winter comes with many lovely things: the first snow fall, cozy oversized sweaters, and fun ski trips. This season comes with a few...

2016 Hair Trend: Rose Quartz

By now we all know that Rose Quartz is one of the official colors of the year dubbed by Pantone Color. While we have all seen the blue/purple hair phase rush in and out we haven’t seen a rose quartz hair trend yet. Highlighting, dipping, dying, or two-toning your hair with the rosy pink color is the latest craze. We’re predicting that 2016 may be the year of the rose quartz hair color trend....

Winter Beauty Routine with Petite in Pearls

What a treat we have today. Lauren from Petite in Pearls is sharing her winter beauty routine. She has some really fab tips so make sure you take notes. Winter can wreak havoc on your skin with the harsh temperatures, exposure to the elements, and dry air courtesy of your heating system. However, there are steps you can take to keep your skin hydrated and radiant. These are a few...

SLOANIE’S JANUARY HEALTH BUZZ

It’s scientifically proven that we’re more likely to stick to resolutions which start midweek rather than on Mondays. So what with all the hype around healthy resolutions at the start of January, we thought we’d wait for midweek, approximately mid-January, to phase in a few new healthy and sustainable habits for 2016. Here are three health kick tips to try that won’t fall by the wayside…...

Relax, Take a Bath

Nothing solves problems, heartbreak, stress, and sorrow like a good long soak in a warm, pink, frothy, bubble bath. After all, baths can be so much fun. Not only are they fun, but they have an air of glamour, sophistication, and serenity to them as well. After you have taken a bath you feel as if your worries and woes have washed down the drain. Whether you are a  bubble...