dorthy perkens going out out bag

Sneak Peek at Whats to Come at Arcadia…

If you don't know about the Arcadia brands, I need to educate you. Based out of London it consists of Miss Selfridge, Dorothy Perkins, Evans, Wallis -- two brands I have not yet experienced, Burton and BHD and two we're very familiar with, Topshop … [Read More...]


Pride & Glory skincare

Jennifer Walsh Launches First Collegiate Beauty Brand: Pride & Glory!

Here at Pretty Connected, we LOVE Jennifer Walsh. She's probably one of the most inspiring, and wonderful women I know and when it comes to the beauty industry, she's top notch and in a league of her own -- she's beyond knowledgeable and has … [Read More...]

How to: flower manicure

PC Competes in L.A. Colors Brush with Fame Challenge with In Touch & Life&Style!

Oh hey! Guess what!?! After scouring the nation (their words!), In Touch, Life&Style Weekly and L.A.COLORS chose me to be one of five bloggers to compete in their "BRUSH WITH FAME CHALLENGE! Every week I'll be sent different challenges and judged against the other contestants for the chance to be featured in In Tough and Life&Style!!! Plus … [Read More...]

lavazza coffee and ice cream

Ice Cream + Coffee

Three things I'm a fan of: 1) Lavazza coffee, 2) National Ice Cream month and 3) No Makeup Mondays. Today, I'm celebrating all three. When James and I first started dating, I'll never forget the time we made coffee and realized we didn't have any milk, and he came up with the genius idea to add vanilla ice cream as a substitute. … [Read More...]

Yes to Coconut

Say Yes to Coconut!

If there's one thing my dry skin and hair loves, it's Virgin Coconut Oil. My kitchen is never without a jar, which is why when Yes to Carrots announced the launch of their Yes to Coconut line I was all about dropping everything to try it. … [Read More...]

Choupette's book

Choupette’s Diary: A Chic Guide To Being Moi

By now you've heard the news, I have a book releasing in September entitled “Choupette: The Private Life of a High-Flying Fashion Cat." The long-awaited publication will include tips on diet, beauty, healthcare, and fashion, as well as insight into my secret loves and hates (more hates than loves). … [Read More...]

eylure dramatic lashes

Get Lash-Tastic with Eylure (Katy Perry is!)

You're dying over my lashes right? I am! When it comes to wearing fake lashes, I have a policy: Go big or go home. (Or rather, go big or just don't bother). Then again, I have naturally pretty decent ones so the last thing I want to do is glue something to my eye-lid that's the same size. For drama queens like me and everything in between, Eylure … [Read More...]

Physicians Formula Giveaway

Win these 5 Physicians Formula Top #PFSummerGlow Products {Giveaway}

Last week I joined BeautyStat along with Celebrity Makeup Artist Joanna Schlip, and blogger, Aly Walansky for Physicians Formula's #PFSummerGlow Twitter Party. During our chat we gave makeup tips and answered participants questions as well as gave away loads of products! Since the theme was all about getting your summer glow on (hence the hashtag … [Read More...]