Posts Written By Lulu Qu

Prepare for Blizzard Jonas in Style!

It’s blizzard time on the East Coast, and as you know, meteorologists are predicting a “blockbuster blizzard for the ages”—its name is Winter Storm Jonas and he’s headed your way on Saturday. This is no time for impractical shoes.If there is one article of winter clothing you should invest in, it’s a great pair of waterproof, durable boots. If your feet are wet, you’ll be miserable!  khombu_logo

KHOMBU (official supplier of après ski boots to the U.S. Ski Team), Sporto and Coldwater Creek have wonderful options to prepare in style.

New Valentine’s Day Collection by KIKO MILANO

Whether you’re celebrating with your BF or BFF this Valentine’s Day, KIKO MILANO has everything you need to create a look you’ll love! Swoon over their assortment of Valentine’s Day essentials from the Limited Edition Best Friends Collection including bold lipsticks, luminous face powders and inspiring perfumes.


For a lit-from-within glow use the KIKO MILANO Love Elixir Face Powder ($16.00). The bronzer/blush combination gently blends into skin for buildable results and even coverage to create an overall luminous effect.


For the perfect pout try the KIKO MILANO Endless Love Lipstick ($7.00). The soft, luxurious texture accentuates lips, making them truly irresistible.

Available in 6 shades: Candy Red, Dinky Magenta, Cute Cherry, Romance Cyclamen, Soft Marsala, Passion Plum.


For flirty bedroom eyes use the KIKO MILANO Eyes of Love Mascara and Kajal Kit ($11.00). The heart-shaped mascara applicator grabs lashes from their roots to create a panoramic effect, while the smooth-gliding kajal pencil defines eyes in one even stroke.


Express your romantic spirit with the KIKO MILANO Heart To Heart Eau De Parum Set ($16.00). Sweet Love is a lively fragrance that is perfect for the daytime, while Deep Love is a sensually bewitching scent, ideal for the evening.

 The NEW KIKO MILANO Limited Edition Best Friends Forever Collection is available now in KIKO MILANO stores and online at


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Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas from PAPYRUS


Love is in the air! At PAPYRUS, you can find everything from the perfect present, heart-warming card and festive wrap for a one-stop shop gifting experience. You can also find a huge selection of stationery so everyone on your list can get a sweetly-scribed handwritten note.


Box of Love Postcards (Set of 40)
The gift that keeps on giving! A versatile assortment of love-themed postcards are an ideal way to send your love to friends, family and that special someone. The set of 40 collectible postcards comes in a unique padded box.

La La Love You Zipper Pouch


Remind your favorite girl you love her every time she uses this adorable white zipper pouch. Gold foil lettering with a red heart and satin ribbon accents add a fun touch.



Date Night Ideas Boxed Card Set
If you can’t decide what to do for date night, this delightful set features 25 idea cards for staying in and 25 for going out with 3 of each left blank so you can include a few of your own favorite activities!


Truly Madly Deeply: A Couple’s Memory Journal
Delve even deeper into your relationship with this unique journal made for capturing what makes your love special. From Studio Oh!, the memory journal includes full-color, artistic layouts throughout, well-thought-out prompts, checklists and diagrams to bring you two even closer.



Happy the Chinese New Year of Monkey


Today is the first day of Chinese New Year! And 2016, this year is the year of Monkey!


Liu Xiaolingtong, a famous Chinese actor for playing a magical Monkey in a traditional Chinese drama recomposed by one of the best Chinese novels, Journey to the West.

New York City is celebrating the Year of the Monkey in Style!






Wish you have a wonderful new year and happy every moment!


Top 5 Ways to Set the Mood for Love

Valentine's Day Prep

Look good and feel great from head-to-toe this Valentine’s day! Light a candle to set the mood, lather your body for radiant skin, spray on some perfume to smell your best, and keep your hair looking great all night long with these V-day essentials.




To set the moodMolton Brown’s Single Wick Candle creates a tranquil atmosphere in your home. Light up a room with a subtle, relaxing glow with an elegant wax candles. ( $49)


For a radiant glowBurt’s Bees Radiance Body Lotion moisturizes and enhances skin’s natural radiance from head to toe. ( $9)


To smell fresh Krigler’s Pleasure Gardenia 79 is an intense floral, voluptuous, elegant and feminine scent with base notes of jasmine, vanilla and mimosa meeting a creamy mix of musk and Gardena petals. (


To help your hair look amazing all night longKMS California HAIRSTAY dry xtreme hairspray gives you extreme, volumizing hold, is dry-to-the-touch, has a shiny finish, 24-hour hold, and is high-humidity resistant. ( $17.99)

Finally, some great date ideas to make sure it all goes off without a hitch!

See them all here from the Realist Mama Blog.