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Polished to Perfection

Tuesday, 27 May 2014 00:00
One of the nicest things about summer is brightly colored toes and open, airy sandals. Pick a bold color and show them what it means to look good from head to toe. Besides, it might take the focus off of your summer hair issues. (Anyone else frizzy?) Read more...

Make the Fairway Your Runway

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 05:54
At the first West Michigan Woman Golf Clinic, held May 14 at Boulder Creek Golf Club, the club’s golf shop displayed this year’s picks for apparel, featuring classic styles coupled with bright colors and bold patterns. Read more...

Spring Style Watch

Wednesday, 07 May 2014 00:00
Wondering what to add to YOUR spring wardrobe? Consider sunny lemon, versatile denim, sassy stripes, standout prints, or a jazzy tote! There’s plenty of “pop” just waiting to spice up your closet.  Read more...

Stepping into Spring Style

Tuesday, 22 April 2014 00:00
Leigh’s showcases three great footwear looks for this season. Put a little spring in your step with sandal seduction, wedge appeal, and polished pretty—because much like a party, the more (shoes), the merrier! Read more...

Getting Playful with Patterns

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 06:15
A playful pattern is the perfect pick-me-up, offering cheery color and visuals of spring. We can talk about what’s fresh and new for spring and what’s always in favor—but ladies, let’s promise to always talk about and utilize prints in our wardrobe. Here are a couple of retailers that know their prints and have them ready for you this season. Read more...

Suit Yourself: Here Comes the Sun!

Wednesday, 26 February 2014 07:41
It’s easy to pick out a cute beach towel. It’s fairly simple to grab the right sunblock. It’s a breeze to select a large enough beach bag to throw those items inside. The swimsuit?—that’s another issue. Arm yourself with what’s trending and you can take some of the work out of what looks good and what’s popular this season. Read more...

Color Me Pretty

Monday, 27 January 2014 05:56
Pantone®’s color of the year for 2014 is Radiant Orchid. According to Pantone®, it’s a color with confidence and magical warmth that intrigues the eye and sparks the imagination. It’s a blend of fuchsia and purple and pink undertones. But if you ask me, I think it's a bold, bossy lilac. Its presence is strong—so strong I feel I can smell it when I look at it.  Read more...

Ask the Farmgirl

Thursday, 09 January 2014 07:32
It’s a new year and that means you’re going to exercise more and be nicer and blah, blah insert lofty inspirational goal here. I think we can all agree you are going to continue to shop and hunt for cool home décor pieces so why not at least resolve to find a new, hot spot to scour?  Read more...

Snow Globe Chic

Monday, 16 December 2013 11:26
Every year, winter forces the issue: practical or pretty? When you listen to Jamie Grasman, co-owner of jb & me, looking good and feeling good is something we all can pull off. Her top five outerwear staples are cozy and comfortable, so pick and choose and remember to never let a little shivering spoil your style.  Infinity scarves: Try a faux fur infinity scarf for a touch of glamour. Wear with your sweaters or on cold days when you just want some extra coverage. Available in a variety of colors. Grasman’s favorite is an “animal print that’s a nice neutral… Read more...

Mascara Wars

Tuesday, 26 November 2013 06:09
You can keep your blush, bronzer, and eye shadow. My makeup drug of choice is mascara. Mascara gives me that extra something I can’t get from other makeup products. I feel more girly, sophisticated, mysterious, and glam. I want lashes that hit things far before I reach them, like kitty whiskers. I want to bat my lashes and knock people into the next room or at least create a windstorm of sorts. Yes, I’m talking Mr. Snuffleupagus lashes. These are my true feelings.  So, heading out to find my next fix isn’t easy. I’m thrifty at heart (but this won’t… Read more...