One of those creative types writing, designing and traveling the world. Currently based in Los Angeles.

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Here's Why You're Seeing Block Heels Everywhere

Gone are the thin, spiky stilettos of yesterday, fashionistas. If you haven't already noticed, the block heel is officially taking over, and I'm not talking about the ones your grandma used to wear. P...
By Dale Arden Chong

How To Buy Vintage Clothing Successfully, According To Experts

Maybe it's just the age of Instagram or perhaps nostalgia for what once was, but it seems like shopping for vintage clothes is bigger than ever. Everywhere I look, I see people wearing vintage concert...
By Dale Arden Chong

How Direct-To-Consumer Brands Are Changing How We Shop Online

Over the past year or so, I've noticed a huge difference in the way I shop. I still go to brick-and-mortar stores and try things on when I have the chance, but more often than not, I end up buying thi...
By Dale Arden Chong

In The Bustle Booth With Jasmine Sanders

When celebrities hang out with Bustle editors, we want to give them the chance to leave their mark. Literally. So we hand them a pen, a piece of paper, a few questions, and ask them to get creative. T...
By Dale Arden Chong

Minions Fans Need This Away Suitcase Collaboration

If you couldn't tell by the sweltering temperatures, summer is officially here and if you're anything like me, you've probably already started planning your summer vacations. If you're on the hunt for...
By Dale Arden Chong

11 Fanny Packs To Hold All Your Summer Needs

While I'm a girl who can appreciate a practical, well-designed, and altogether gorgeous purse, I'd be lying if I said I loved carrying a handbag everywhere I go. Though a backpack is a stylish and siz...
By Dale Arden Chong

The Zaynx Versus Versace Collection Is Going To Cost You

Last fall, you might have heard news that former boy bander Zayn Malik was in the works of designing a collection with none other than Versus Versace, thus creating a brand new collaboration. Well, th...
By Dale Arden Chong

Here's What Twitter Is Saying About KKW Beauty

If you haven't heard the latest word on the street, Kim Kardashian West is launching KKW Beauty, the newest beauty brand coming from the Kardashian-Jenner clan. With just a couple of days left before ...
By Dale Arden Chong

Here's What Nick & Vanessa Lachey Are Watching On Netflix

If you've ever walked along Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles, you know that it's a great place for people watching, and the Disney Cars 3 x Sportie LA Fashion "Pit Stop" was certainly no exception. The P...
By Dale Arden Chong

Why Daya Prefers Wearing Sneakers Over Heels When She's On Stage

Last week, furniture store H.D. Buttercup (located in trendy Downtown Los Angeles) was transformed into an edgy, creative space to celebrate the 2017 Vans Custom Culture competition. There, five compe...
By Dale Arden Chong

You're Going To Want To Steal Lucy Hale's Pink Sweatshirt

It's not every day that one of your favorite celebrities can be spotted walking down the street in an outfit that's incredibly cute, achievable, and affordable. But that's what you get with the always...
By Dale Arden Chong

These Are The 2017 CFDA Awards Nominees

On Monday, June 5, the "Oscars of Fashion," otherwise known as the 2017 CFDA Fashion Awards, will take place at the Manhattan Center's Hammerstein Ballroom in partnership with Swarovski. There, fashio...
By Dale Arden Chong

The 'NYLON' x Sanrio Collection Is Every Hello Kitty Fan's Dream Come True

If you grew up in the '80s or '90s, then you probably felt the same way I did when you walked by a Sanrio store at the mall. Filled with adorable cartoon plush kitties and other animal characters, how...
By Dale Arden Chong

Mood Girls Hair Dye Is Perfect For Pastel Pantone Lovers

As someone with a lavender head of hair, let me be the first to tell you that there's nothing better than experimenting with pastel hair dyes. While I've gone through a plethora of different colors, t...
By Dale Arden Chong

23 Nail Inspiration Instagram Accounts To Follow ASAP

I don't know about you, but I'm calling it: nail art is on the rise and it isn't going anywhere any time soon. From unicorn-inspired nails to the more intricate hand-painted designs, there's a type of...
By Dale Arden Chong

Olive & June's Saturday Sandals Are Perfect For Post-Pedicures

What happens when your favorite nail salon announces that they're going be offering more than just the most Instagrammable manis? You hop right on board. Los Angeles favorite Olive & June is offering ...
By Dale Arden Chong

Swirl + Sparkle's Makeup Brush Cleansers Make Washing Your Tools Fun

I don't know about you, but truth be told, I hardly ever clean my makeup brushes. If I'm being honest, it's not just that I don't remember that I'm supposed to — it's also the fact that it can usually...
By Dale Arden Chong

Nicole Byers Celebrates Torrid's New Swimwear Collection

On a Saturday afternoon in May, I pulled up to the Monaco Mansion in Orange County, CA and found myself in awe not only of the incredible house, but its gorgeous scenery filled with beautiful, confide...
By Dale Arden Chong

Jaclyn Hill’s Morphe Palette Is Coming In June

Drop everything: Jaclyn Hill just announced her Morphe collaboration release date. After creating a large amount of hype back in January with just one swatch, fans won't have to wait much longer befor...
By Dale Arden Chong

10 Stylish Travel Accessories You Need For Summer Vacation

Ah, the sweet smell of summer vacation is on the horizon, and whether you're planning to take a trip a to tropical island, a far off continent, or somewhere in between, you'll definitely need a full r...
By Dale Arden Chong

GLAMGLOW Teams Up With Your Favorite SEGA Cartoon

Maybe you’re like me and grew up watching Saturday morning cartoons on a regular basis. Or perhaps you are a woman who is big in the gaming scene. Either way, you’ve probably seen Sonic the Hedgehog i...
By Dale Arden Chong

These Are The Looks We Learned From Kylie Jenner

Kylie Jenner is a young woman of many talents. Between her being the head of one of the most popular beauty brands in the country and an all-around style icon we love to copy, she's got a lot going fo...
By Dale Arden Chong

These Are The Purses To Have For New Year's Eve

I have waxed poetic about how much I love the winter season due to an influx of parties that pop up on my calendar. Whether that's an ugly holiday sweater party or ringing in the New Year and saying g...
By Dale Arden Chong

You Need These High-Rise Briefs In Your Life

If you're anything like me when you get home after a long day, the first thing you do is strip down your pants (typically jeans in my case) and depending on how comfortable you are in the privacy of y...
By Dale Arden Chong

Rebecca Minkoff's Next Fashion Show Will Be In LA

Every February and September, fashionistas from around the world all tune in to watch the various runway shows of Fashion Month, and it all begins with New York Fashion Week. However, it's looking mor...
By Dale Arden Chong

Twitter Reacts To Selena Gomez x Coach

Selena Gomez is a standout woman among many, and as the most followed Instagram user with 104 million followers, there is absolutely no doubt that the world's eyes are on her. Between her sold out Rev...
By Dale Arden Chong

Kylie Cosmetics Is The Best Indie Brand Of 2016

Over the last year, there is no doubt that you've seen a Kylie Cosmetics product somewhere, whether it was on Instagram or on the news. Since launching the brand in 2015, her now signature lip kits ha...
By Dale Arden Chong

Edible Chocolate Nails Are Now A Thing

Nails have had quite the year. For the most part, it's been great, seeing as how chrome and holographic patterns remain popular, standing the test of trending time. However, on the other hand, sometim...
By Dale Arden Chong

Fans Are Freaking Out Over The Hadids

Everyone loves a good sister act, but Gigi and Bella Hadid at the Victoria's Secret Fashion show together is on a whole different level. At just 21 and 22 years old, respectively, the Hadid girls have...
By Dale Arden Chong

Here's What's In The KL Polish Collection

It seems like yesterday that YouTube beauty vlogger Kathleen Fuentes, publicly known as Kathleen Lights, was teasing us with the idea that she might be creating a nail polish line. Well, the tease was...
By Dale Arden Chong

Kathleen Lights' Polish Collection Is Here

If you're a beauty fanatic, an avid YouTube watcher, or both, you've probably heard of Kathleen Fuentes, better known as Kathleen Lights. The South Floridian beauty and makeup guru has garnered millio...
By Dale Arden Chong

All The Models Walking The VS Runway This Year

Ask any top model: one of the biggest moments in their careers is to get their own set of wings. Of course by wings, I'm talking about Victoria's Secret Angel Wings — the ones you'll need to walk the ...
By Dale Arden Chong

This Is Tracy Anderson's Secret To Beautiful Skin

It's 7:30 a.m. and I'm yawning — not an unexpected state I find myself in during the morning, but my location was different than usual. I was on the roof of the Palihouse Hotel in West Hollywood, clad...
By Dale Arden Chong

You Will Be Able To Shop The Kylie Shop Online

Step aside, Khloe K — you're not the only one in the family who wants to have their own clothing line. It looks like little sis Kylie Jenner is joining the ranks of major entrepreneurs. Kylie Cosmetic...
By Dale Arden Chong

These Are The Heels You Need For NYE

Just like that, the end of the year is upon us. Time flies when you're slaying 2016, I guess! While I could go on and on being sentimental about 2016, with the New Year comes New Year’s Eve, and with ...
By Dale Arden Chong

Don't Miss The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

If you haven't already seen it everywhere, from social media to news outlets, the 2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show is happening this week in Paris. In less than 24 hours, official Angels, models, a...
By Dale Arden Chong

Here's Where To Watch The 2016 VS Fashion Show

One of my favorite parts of the winter season is that when it's in full swing, I know that the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show is coming. While I'm all cozy on my couch in the cold temperatures (it's f...
By Dale Arden Chong

This Is Where To Get GLAMGLOW'S POUTMUD Tints

If you've been looking for a great way to treat your lips to some ultimate hydration while also looking great, you don't have to look any further. GLAMGLOW has just released their new POUTMUD Tints. T...
By Dale Arden Chong

GLAMGLOW's New POUTMUD Tints Are Here

Now that  the full swing of the winter months has come to stay, it's imperative that we maintain care of our skin. With the dropping temperatures and the humidity lacking, that usually means keeping a...
By Dale Arden Chong

Prepare To Obsess Over GLAMGLOW's POUTMUD Tints

Between all of the latest and greatest lippies and balms there are out there, it can be hard to know even where to begin when choosing the best treatment or shade. Luckily for you, GLAMGLOW just relea...
By Dale Arden Chong