I just watched the Marni Fall 2016 show (on YouTube of course), and oh my goodness. If this collection doesn’t inspire you to put on dark burgundy lipstick and glamorous earrings, then you’re lying. Or maybe it’s just me that felt the need to do that. Here are a couple of my favorites from the show: The pieces are very elegant in an unexpected way. … Continue reading Marni Fall 2016
I’ve decided to go without shopping at fast fashion stores like Forever 21, H&M, and Zara. It’s difficult for me to support clothing companies that aren’t transparent and ethical in their practices. Instead, I plan to purchase clothing secondhand online or from thrift shops. The only exceptions I’ll make are for shoes and maybe some accessories, because those are the hardest things for me to find secondhand. I went to a new … Continue reading February Thrift Haul
I made an Instagram account for the blog! Follow me @karinaandcompany by clicking on this post. Advertisements Continue reading Instagram Update!
I probably spend more time on YouTube than any other website (Reddit is a close second). It’s a big source of my inspiration, and it’s what got me into makeup so long ago. Apparently I’m subscribed to 53 channels! Most of those are comprised of fashion channels, but some of them are about random topics like art history, philosophy, and photography. I’ve listed a few … Continue reading My Favorite YouTubers
I discovered Besame Cosmetics in 2014. Back then I was in my pinup girl phase, and I was on the hunt for the perfect red lipstick to complete my look. I didn’t like a lot of the red shades I had tried before because they seemed too garish for my skin tone. In case you’ve never heard of Besame Cosmetics, they’re a company that makes reproductions of … Continue reading Besame Cosmetics Lipstick Swatches+Review