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Thapelo Paris' New Swimnwear Collection Brings the Color of Indochina to French Designs

Jul 3, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

With Memorial Day long gone and Fourth of July weekend already here, it’s officially summertime. And whether you’re planning to visit exotic islands, sunbathe on the deck of your yacht or just spend the weekend with the kids at the beach, you’ll want to do it in style—and nobody does style like the French.

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The Best Summer Beauty Buys To Turn Anyone Into a Total Beach Babe

May 24, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Memorial Day Weekend means one thing—no, not barbeques—summer! The days of shorts, tank tops and flip flops are finally here. And while we’re busy planning our weekend getaways and days at the beach, the last thing on our mind is makeup—sunblock sure—but isn’t the point of summer beauty to have that fresh, bare-faced look?

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The Sexiest Plus-Sized Swimwear to Help You Sizzle Through the Summer Season

May 13, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Swimsuit season is finally here—a time of both excitement and dread. Not because we have to show off our bikini body, but because we are now burdened with the task of trying to find a plus-sized swimsuit that doesn’t look like a tent, a muumuu or one of those tummy-trimming, “miracle suits” 60-year-old moms wear. 

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Three-In-One Swimwear Makes More Room In Your Suitcase

Oct 9, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Maybe we’re just dreaming of island getaways, but we love swimsuits right now. We’re imagining running along a sandy beach, drenched in sun—but the weather is putting a damper on our plans. So along with planning a fantasy trip to Australia (where summer will soon be starting!), we’re eyeing up some of the best swimwear to come with us.

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5 Destinations to Avoid Fall and Follow the Sunshine

Sep 27, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico  |  4 Comments

There are some that count down the days until autumn, snatching up sweaters and cardigans, scouring Frye’s new line of boots and eagerly awaiting the return of pumpkin spiced lattes (signifying that fall is close behind). They welcome the cooler weather and layered clothing. Others live in sandals, love staying active outdoors and when the weather drops below 60 F, complain about the freezing temperatures. To the former, congrats, your time is now. To the latter looking to continue that never-ending summertime feeling, how about checking out these warm destinations for the changing seasons.

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Yachting Attire: How To Dress In Seafaring Style

Aug 30, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

A day out on your luxury yacht can be a good old time—if you’re properly dressed for the occasion. Every fashion maven will want to take her entire wardrobe aboard, when obviously we can’t, so being prepared for the right occasion is key. Being caught without a bikini or with too many can put a damper on your relaxation that no amount of piña coladas can fix.... Read More

Seasonal Transition: What to Wear In The Awkward Phase Between Summer and Fall

Aug 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

It’s that time of year—the horrible-no-good-very-bad summer to fall transition. You can’t pack away your summer dresses and just the thought of throwing on a sweater makes you hot. The days are still warm, the nights are getting cool, and your local Saks is featuring leather pants that you know will go great with the green silk blazer you bought last winter.... Read More

Meet 9OH20: World's First Sommelier-Crafted Bottled Water

Jul 31, 2013  |   Contributor: Noah Joseph

Look in the beverage section of any supermarket or convenience store and you'll see that there may have been a time when water was water… but that time is long behind us now. Coming in from places around the world (often at alarming price points,) meet what may be the most extreme extension of the bottled-water trend to date. Called ‘Beverly Hills 9OH2O,’ the luxury bottle is being billed as the world's first sommelier-crafted water.... Read More

Shauns Sunglasses: Luxury Eyewear That Gives Back

Jul 31, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

You can’t get any more California cool than a bikini, sunglasses and ocean tussled hair. But while you can’t buy beach-ready tresses (although you can try) you can always toss on a pair of stylish shades to look like you’re hitting the seaside every day. With most sunglasses channeling classic Hollywood glamour while covering half your face, Shauns Shades are mixing a little retro and modern fun into new shapes to frame your eyes.... Read More

The Ranch at Live Oak/Malibu Gives Guests a Way to Kickstar a Healthier Lifestyle

Jul 30, 2013  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

The Ranch at Live Oak/Malibu, rated #2 World’s Best Destination Spa by Travel + Leisure, is launching a new satellite program at the Four Seasons Westlake Village known as The Ranch 4.0.... Read More

Seasonal Skincare: Top 7 Sunscreens for a Sensational Summer

Jul 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

So it’s the middle of the season and your days are spent mostly on the beach, by the pool or at your summerhouse in the Hamptons. No doubt you’ve gone through several bottles of spf and have a few you love and some you don’t.

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Beach Candy is Sweetening Up Swimwear With Custom Suits

Jul 25, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

If you have ever hated summer for the simple fact that it was bikini season, you’re not alone. Aside from rifling through racks to find something that will not only fit and flatter your body, you also want to keep in trend with the season. And besides, just because your best friend looks great in her new Mara Hoffman bikini doesn’t mean you will too—which probably means more time wasted trying to find something you’ll love.... Read More

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim Shows Off Colors, Patterns and Strappy Beachwear

Jul 22, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim kicked off this week in Miami with five days of runway shows from top designers including Beach Bunny, BCBG Max Azria Group, and Vix Swimwear. Its ninth year in a row, swim fashion week is bringing some of the best swim designers together for an all fashion beachside blowout.... Read More

Mercedes-Benz’ Fashion Week Swim Sizzles at South Beach's Raleigh Hotel

Jul 22, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

Starting on July 18, South Beach in Miami, FL. was overrun with fashion designers, lavish parties and swimwear presentations from Mercedes-Benz’ ninth Fashion Week Swim. Hosted at the Raleigh Hotel, participants were introduced to five days of designer runway shows highlighting the latest collection of suits with a kick-off event celebrating 25 years of ROXY with ROXY Pop Surf.... Read More

New Pop-Up Treats Enrich The Beverly Hills Hotel & Hotel Bel-Air Poolside Experience

Jul 17, 2013  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

The Dorchester Collections' Hotel Bel-Air and The Beverly Hills Hotel are adding even more fun to their iconic pool areas with complimentary pop-up refreshments and added service enhancements.... Read More

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