Allie is an aspiring everything writer that hopes to move to NYC with her twin and her boyfriend to be a professional third-wheel. She enjoys spending copious amounts of time on tumblr, re-reading books, and expensive candles. Most days, you can find her in her pajamas, drinking tea and obsessively checking her email.

13 Bras To Wear With Your Trickiest Summer Dresses

When I talk about "tricky" dresses, I am referring to basically anything Jenny from the Block has ever worn on the red carpet. You know the ones — the dresses that need special bras. Or special underwear. I'm specifically thinking of Jennifer Lopez's…
By Allie Fasanella

15 Sweatpants To Channel Your Inner Kendall J. In

If you put a gun to my head (just a water pistol, guys!) and asked me which Jenner/Kardashian has the best street style, I'd have to tell you Kendall. And when Kendall Jenner wore sweatpants by Eileen Fisher a couple weeks ago, this verified my feeli…
By Allie Fasanella

Where To Get Beyonce's Denim Cutout Playsuit

Last Thursday, the queen of everything posted some royal-worthy photos of herself to Instagram that had us scrolling up for a second look. Beyonce wore a denim playsuit last week, and she has us bowing down. Double tap? You know it. If it was possibl…
By Allie Fasanella

15 Shirt Dresses That Are Perfect For The Office

Chances are if you've been shopping recently, you've come across a casual t-shirt dress. But where are the work appropriate shirt dresses? Right in this lovely slideshow! I myself have been stocking up on this style of dress for my summer internship.…
By Allie Fasanella

13 Of DVF's Best Looks Throughout The Years

"Confidence. If you have it, you can make anything look good," are some well-spoken words by one of fashion's most iconic women who, in fact, always looks good. Diane von Furstenberg's style is unmatched — I could peruse pictures of her for hours. An…
By Allie Fasanella

How Dry Brushing For 2 Weeks Affected My Skin

As someone who suffers from a painful and uncomfortable skin condition, I am constantly seeking out new ways to help my skin. I had been hearing of dry brushing benefits for some time now — different sources say it's supposed to be good for things li…
By Allie Fasanella

How A Silk Pillowcase Changed My Skin & Hair

I'm officially a convert, kids. Sleeping on a silk pillowcase for the past two weeks has been a total delight and all around game changer. I've always been a fan of silk, wearing silk pajamas to bed from childhood through present day. My silk robe an…
By Allie Fasanella

How This Series Has Helped Me <3 My Skin Condition

"Self-acceptance isn’t about having it all figured out, but it’s about having the guts to admit that you (like everybody else) are a continual work in progress." So says Lily Mandelbaum of StyleLikeU's "What's Underneath Project" on the platform's we…
By Allie Fasanella

9 Body Positive Quotes To Post On Social Right Now

Most of us hit "the gram" (as I call it) every day, several times a day; this is just the world we live in. And although it's pretty hard to avoid the influx of pictures that models and actresses post daily that can make even the most confident, body…
By Allie Fasanella

15 Times Amy Schumer Was Beautifully Body Positive

Remember when your best friend got her braces off and she called to mind some kind of beautiful, blossoming swan to you? This is precisely how I see this year's MTV Movie Award's host: The body positive Amy Schumer. She has undoubtedly had a life cha…
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7 Beauty Trends I Want to Try But Live In Fear Of

There are some things you know you will never try, but that doesn't mean you're not curious. And this definitely applies to unconventional beauty trends. I mean, we all have a Curious George, or Georgette, inside of us. We imagine what it'd be like t…
By Allie Fasanella

How To Successfully Wash Your Hair In The Sink

We've all been there: You're in a bind for time and you just don't have a minute to jump in the shower. Sometimes it's when you wake up late for work or school and other times maybe you simply don't feel like having a full-fledged shower because, wel…
By Allie Fasanella

7 Fashion And Beauty Tips For My Future Daughter

Don't fret, mom and dad: I'm not pregnant. Nor do I wish to be for a good nine years or so (a physic told me I'd have kids at 30, so I'm going to go with that). But this doesn't stop me of dreaming of my future daughter. I've always wanted a little g…
By Allie Fasanella

15 Crazy Cool Clutches You Need For Spring

Every time you take a peek at the day's fashion news, you're probably reminded that celebrities love to rock their statement clutch bags, so my question of the hour is: Why can't we? I want to sport clutch bags shaped like books, that feel like baske…
By Allie Fasanella

5 Outfits That Show How Fun Pattern Mixing Can Be

In the past, I have been a straight-laced Sue — you could say — when it comes to getting dressed in the morning. If something didn't match it was a no-go. God forbid I be wearing black with navy, other contrasting colors, or mixed prints. Maybe match…
By Allie Fasanella

Wear Red Lipstick For Sexual Assault Awareness

I should tell you that I hate lipstick. It is something that I just don't do. I can never choose a color and I'm like a three-year-old with a coloring book when it comes to applying the stuff (actually, that's insulting to toddlers). But April is Sex…
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9 Fruit Printed Items For Non-Floral Enthusiasts

To preface this article, I would like you imagine Mindy Kaling's character from The Office, Kelly Kapoor chanting "Hollaback Girl," with lyrics slightly altered as she sings, "This day is Bananas, B-A-N-A-N-A-S." Okay, now that you are in a sufficien…
By Allie Fasanella

15 Mini Skirts To Try Post Polar Vortex

The miniskirt is a personal favorite piece of mine — and it has been ever since I found my favorite pastel pink mini from Hollister in eighth grade. The kids even used to call me "mini" mouse because I had had so many. (Okay, there's a chance that di…
By Allie Fasanella

How A Gluten Free Diet Actually Affected My Life

You could say that my relationship with gluten has been a rather tumultuous one, similar to Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose's love story. I know the gluten free diet has been a bit of a fad in the past few years, but I've been struggling with an intoleran…
By Allie Fasanella

7 Foundations For A Flake-Free Face

Hollaback girl if you've got dry skin! Now I'm sure oily skin is no sweetheart, but I'm being real when I tell you that dry skin is the meanest girl in school. Dry skin is straight up the Regina George on campus, and I think dry skin sufferers know w…
By Allie Fasanella