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trendy tuesday: GIRL POWER

May 9, 2017
TrendyTuesday on Happy As Annie Featuring Girl Power

the spice girls would be proud!

girl power has been trending yall. (yes! finally!?) ever since the women’s march after trump’s inaugration, thousands–even millions–of women have become more loud and proud of their gender.

most days, this trend makes me feel triumphant. but other days, i question why it’s taken so long. or if it might fade away over time like other trends. for now though, i’m feeling good about it. so here are my favorite girl power goodies for your shopping pleasure.

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webcrawl wednesday: MAKEUP APPLICATION

April 19, 2017
Happy As Annie's Webcrawl Wednesday featuring Makeup Savvy's Order of Makeup Application

i’m not a beauty blogger…

i am NOT a beauty blogger. but, i like looking pretty and put together as much as the next girl. so, i have been dabbling in learning proper makeup application. for instance, there are such things as “primer” and “setting powder.” one goes on first, and one goes on last. and it would be awful to confuse them!

but i never met an infographic i didn’t like!

in fact, i’m digging this nifty infographic by makeup savvy on the order of makeup application:

Happy As Annie's Webcrawl Wednesday featuring Makeup Savvy's Order of Makeup Application

there’s plenty of more where that came from.

if you like basic primping without too much fuss, you may like my latest pinterest board.


trendy tuesday: THE FLAMINGO

April 18, 2017
Happy As Annie Trendy Tuesday featuring the Flamingo Trend

the flamingo trend

“be a flamingo in a flock of pigeons.” you’ve probably seen a print, meme, or some other version of this quote. yes, flamingos are pretty and pink. but this trend has taken on a new empowering, inspiring persona.

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trendy tuesday: PARIS CHIC

April 11, 2017
Paris Chic Fashion Trend Shopping Style

paris trend, i love you.

what’s with the paris trend? well, is there anything more classy and fabulous than paris? probably not. what is it about the city of lights that is so damn sophisticated? just slap the word paris on something and my “need to have it” alarm goes off instantly!

just take those gold eiffel tower scissors, for instance. they’re totally instagram famous!

if you day dream of parisian cafes, window shopping along the champs-elysees, and picnics along the seine, the paris trend is for you.

click through for my favorite fashion and home picks that embrace the city of lights.

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