For the Troops Social Scene

For The Troops held its 7th Annual Military Tribute Gala honoring World War II and Korean War Veterans at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library. Patrick Cassidy served as Master of Ceremonies while Jack Cassidy wowed the crowd with a special performance, along with Danny and Pamela Seraphine,. Founded in 2006 by Paula Cornell and Janie Josephson, For The Troops is an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization. For the Troops provides members of ...

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Floral DIY with How2Girl Courtney Sixx

The colorful hues of the season instantly spruce up any entertaining space. Here, the latest floral DIY from How2Girl Courtney Sixx One of our favorite details about late spring and summer—aside from al fresco dining, sundresses and fun beach bags—is the plethora of flowers that can be picked or gotten from the garden, the farmer’s market, the supermarket or the flower district. The selection, colors and scents are beyond compare as ...

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The Modern Day Girlfriend Fiancé

Arianna Thomopolous, founder of The Modern Day Girlfriend, partners with The Knot to share wedding inspiration. Arianna Thomopolous’ blog, The Modern Day Girlfriend, has been a go-to for any advice that a sister out there might need: friendship, fashion, careers and, of course, romance. From pet-friendly travel to online dating hacks, Arianna’s been the girl with the answers. So, when she announced her engagement in December, she got a new topic ...

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Lady Gaga–Born to be a Shining Star

How music and performing have always been the beacon in Lady Gaga’s life She’s a pop star. She’s a movie star. She’s a superstar to legions of fans who vibe with her experimental style, her outspoken message, her honesty, her individual expression. She is Lady Gaga and in the ten years since she launched her first album The Fame, her star is shining just as bright if not brighter. When asked ...

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Catalina Island: Time Machine Travel Just Off The Coast of Southern California

We often dream of being able to step back in time to experience history in the making, up close and personal. One popular era that many historians relish sharing information about is the Roaring Twenties, a time of histrionic social and political change. Jazz music, flappers, gangsters, Prohibition, speakeasies, Model Ts, women’s rights and more exciting happenings made up what many referred to as a cultural civil war, all taking ...

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Amber Thayer and Jewelry with Soul

Los Angeles based jewelry designer Amber Thayer launched Amber Thayer Beverly Hills in 2008 after touring the world with then rocker-husband KISS guitarist, Tommy Thayer. She has since run her private atelier from her home in Los Angeles, California. This native Texan’s first collection presented looks composed of large, bold materials and delicate tassel skirts, fastened together with various methods of braiding, metal work, crochet, and macramé. In the winter of 2011, Amber met Nancy Cooke de Herrera, who guided Amber through a ...

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The Suite Way to Fly

JetSuiteX Makes the Private Jet Experience Accessible The idea of flying is often a mixed bag. There is stress about packing—what we are allowed to take and not—schedules and timing, lines, ever-changing TSA rules, overhead compartment space, baggage claim delays and more. On the flip side, there’s the light at the end of the veritable tunnel in the form of ski slopes, beaches, bustling cities…well, you get it. Wouldn’t it be ...

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Fashion in Motion

Sure, we love the perfect Lulu Lemon legging like the next gal and can’t seem to get enough of their telling little logo, but we are over just sporting those looks all day, every workout day. There are a slew of other fabulous fitness clothing brands that we are totally into for the fit, function and style—and we get completely energized when we change up our ensembles before heading to ...

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Red Hot Lips

Whether you’re looking to make your pout kissable this Valentine’s or just get dolled up for a night out with friends, here’s the scoop on the hottest red lips out there—even for those who never thought they could pull off the shade. Smashbox Always on Matte Liquid Lipstick in Bawse The matte finish on this lipstick tones done the bold red hue, but don’t let the dry look fool you. It’s formulated with ...

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Beauty from Within (the Kitchen)

For all you beauty junkies out there, we’ve got product news to share—and none of it is going to cost you anything other than little bit of time playing in the kitchen. The best beauty regimens are filled with all natural products packed with super ingredients like antioxidants, brightening vitamins, natural moisturizers, exfoliates, tighteners and more. All the same goods you’ve already got stocked in your refrigerator and pantry, so ...

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