b·a·gorgie
Expand all articles | Collapse all articles | Text Size

A

A

A

                  

L'Academie - The Arcello

August 08, 2020

Fendi pearl embellished sunglasses, L'Academie Arcello mini dress, Fendi mini peekaboo, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet set, Dior D-Trap ankle boot

Print view|Tags: Fendi pearl embellished sunglasses, L'Academie Arcello mini dress, Fendi mini peekaboo, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet set, Dior D-Trap ankle boot, Kimberley McLaughlin, b.a.gorgie, bagorgie, Summer fashion trends, Spring 2020 fashion, street style 2020 blogger style summer 2020, outfit selfie, outfit scrapbook, stylish look, outfit scrapbook, trendy look 2020, blogger style 2020

L'Academie - The Arcello

August 08, 2020
Fendi pearl embellished sunglasses, L'Academie Arcello mini dress, Fendi mini peekaboo, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet set, Dior D-Trap ankle

My Must-Haves

August 05, 2020

I haven't posted a Must-Haves list in months. Why bother purchasing clothes and accessories if you're stuck at home?! Seems like other countries are getting back to normal, travel has resumed and my favorite bloggers are posting new fashion. I'm a little jealous and eager to purchase something extravagant.

I am obsessed with these Louis Vuitton Archlight sneakers (available at LV). I've seen them on Instagram and they photograph nicely. The curvy shape and oversized, bouncy sole give these unique sneakers a modern, feminine vibe. I'd prefer all white, but would be happy with the patent monogram canvas style pictured here. 

I've been lusting over Dior bags for months. I'm trying to decide which style I would purchase for Fall - It's a late 40th birthday gift from the husbano. I had my heart set on the white, camouflage saddle bag, but as new styles drop, I'm leaning towards a small book tote.

This blue, multicolor Dior Around the World book tote (available at Dior) is perfect for Fall. I don't have a blue handbag, so this would be a nice addition to my mostly pink collection.

I'm not a fan of Tory Burch - It just doesn't occur to me to shop the label. BUT, I just have-to-have this Tory Burch printed shirt dress (available at MyTheresa). The green batik-inspired print is perfect for Fall. A must-have!

I would pair the Tory Burch shirt dress with these Stella McCartney Elyse Derby platforms (available at MyTheresa). This signature shoe is made of faux leather, has a multi-layer platform and dons the brand name along the midsole. I love these shades of beige - This seasons hue and my go-to colors. 

I know it seems a bit early to be shopping for cold weather, but when I saw this Jacquemus puffer jacket on the runway - I had-to-have it. I'm just waiting for it to become available for purchase. I LOVE the hue and the puffer style is perfect for casual wear.

Jacquemus is one of my favorite designer brands. I want everything Jacquemus. This La Maille Cavou wool-blend sweater (available at MyTheresa) would pair nicely with high-waisted pants. The chunky sweater has an in-side out construction and cropped silhouette. LOVE! 

Print view|Tags: Louis Vuitton Archlight sneakers, Louis Vuitton Archlight monogram sneakers, blue multicolor Dior Around the World book tote, Dior Around the World book tote 2020, Dior Around the World book tote Fall 2020, Tory Burch batik-inspired printed shirt dress, Stella McCartney Elyse Derby platforms, Jacquemus puffer jacket, Jacquemus puffer jacket 2020, Jacquemus La Maille Cavou wool-blend sweater, Jacquemus Fall 2020, Fall 2020 color trend beige, Fall 2020 color trend, 2020 wish list, high-fashion 2020, fashion bloggers wish list 2020, fashion bloggers must have list 2020, fashion trends 2020

My Must-Haves

August 05, 2020
I haven't posted a Must-Haves list in months. Why bother purchasing clothes and accessories if you're stuck at home?! Seems like other countries are getting back to normal, travel has resumed and my...

Joah Brown

July 28, 2020

Dior sunglasses, Joah Brown the official cap, Joah Brown oversized crew tee, Joah Brown the biker short, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet set, Balenciaga Ville XXS top handle bag, Versace socks, Balenciaga Triple S sneakers

Print view|Tags: Dior sunglasses, Joah Brown the official cap, Joah Brown oversized crew tee, Joah Brown the biker short, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet set, Balenciaga Ville XXS top handle bag, Versace socks, Balenciaga Triple S sneakers, Joah Brown, Kimberley McLaughlin, b.a.gorgie, bagorgie, Summer fashion trends, Spring 2020 fashion, street style 2020 blogger style summer 2020, outfit selfie, outfit scrapbook, stylish look, outfit scrapbook, trendy look 2020, blogger style 2020, Chic Athleisure, sexy streetwear, athleisure fashion 2020

Joah Brown

July 28, 2020
Dior sunglasses, Joah Brown the official cap, Joah Brown oversized crew tee, Joah Brown the biker short, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet set, Balenciaga Ville XXS top handle bag, Versace...

Mate The Label - Mint

July 21, 2020

Dior aviator sunglasses, Mate The Label mint classic crew tee and lounge short, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet set, Balenciaga Ville XXS top handle bag, Dior D-Trap ankle boot

Print view|Tags: Dior aviator sunglasses, Mate The Label mint classic crew tee, Mate The Label mint lounge short, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet set, Dior black and white bracelet set, Dior woven bracelets black and white, Dior bracelets 2020, Balenciaga Ville XXS top handle bag, Dior D-Trap ankle boot, Kimberley McLaughlin, b.a.gorgie, bagorgie, Summer fashion trends, Spring 2020 fashion, street style 2020 blogger style summer 2020, outfit selfie, outfit scrapbook, stylish look, outfit scrapbook, trendy look 2020, blogger style 2020, Chic Athleisure, sexy streetwear, athleisure fashion 2020

Mate The Label - Mint

July 21, 2020
Dior aviator sunglasses, Mate The Label mint classic crew tee and lounge short, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet set, Balenciaga Ville XXS top handle bag, Dior D-Trap ankle

Lashify - DIY Lash Extensions

July 17, 2020

Lashify DIY lash extensions are AMAZING! The unique under lash technique allows for precise placement and is much easier than the dated over the lash technique. Finally, faux lashes that are easy to apply and give you a "natural" full lash look. 

I'd recommend the Lashify Control Kit to start (pictured here). It includes 12mm and 14mm  Gossamer lashes. You can choose between amplify, bold or curl. There are variety of photos of each style for your reference. I chose the amplify Gossamer lashes and love them! I'll come back to the kit..

Lashify offers a variety of lash styles and each has many lengths to chose from. This allows you to customize your look, apply lashes that are just the right length for you and mix and match sizes for true customization.

There are 12 Gossamer lash sections per cartridge. If you mix and match lengths, you can get 3-4 individual uses per two cartridges with two different lengths. I like to apply two sections of 14mm or 16mm (depending on the style) to the outer lashes and three 12mm or 14mm (depending on outer lashes) to the rest of my lashes.

I'm terrible at applying false lashes - I don't wear heavy eye makeup and never eye liner, so the over the lash technique doesn't blend naturally.

I'm beyond happy that Lashify created the under lash technique AND divided the fibers amongst smaller lash sections, rather than one band of faux fibers. Small sections allow you to take your time applying and follow the curvature of your eye evenly. This DIY faux lash technique looks super natural. 

It is recommended to use the Fuse Control Wand to apply the lashes. Just turn upside down so curvature is the opposite of your eye and use the tip to place the individual sections.

I prefer to use my fingers for a more precise placement and then the Fuse Control Wand to secure the lashes. It is recommended to avoid using tweezers, because they can damage the lashes. I never listen! AND, of course use tweezers.

With proper care, these lash extensions can be worn for up to seven days. To achieve the longest wear, I recommend applying the Night Bond Gossamer Lash Formula each night, along with the Glass Waterproof Glossamer Lash Coating.

I have worn the lashes to sleep and they stay put. Albeit, I usually remove my lashes after a full day of wear, gently and thoroughly wash the fibers and store for a second and third use before discarding them. It's simply because I like my face to be super clean before bed.

Oh and I don't apply mascara on these lashes. It's not necessary - My lashes look full and my eyes super-enhanced. 

In addition to two sets of lashes, the kit also includes a Fuse Control Wand, Glass Waterproof Glossamer Lash Coating with Macro Tip and Whisper Light Dual Sided Bond with Micro Mixed Tips. 

The Fuse Control Wand is designed to fit the curvature of your eyelid for precise application. There'e also removable "Wandoms" that you can put on the wand for cushiony, non-stick fuse. I highly recommend using the Wandoms.

The Whisper Light Dual Sided Bond with Mixed Tips allows you to chose between clear or black adhesive. The hypoallergenic glue should be applied under your top lashes, along the lash base. A little goes a long way and you want to avoid your liquid line. 

This dual sided bond has micro tips and is easy to apply. I find the black adhesive blends better than the clear (which is kinda white). Black gives a more dramatic look. The small mascara-like wands make it easy to apply a small coat under the lashes. Don't go to the tip of your lashes - If you do, I recommend removing the adhesive with your fingers. Glue all the way to the tip of the lashes will hinder the flare effects and cause clumping of the lashes. 

The Glass Waterproof Glossamer Lash Coating is a glossy coat that removes residue and stickiness. Apply immediately after setting the lash extensions and then daily to refresh your lashes and give them a sheen appearance. The mascara-like wand has a small fluffy ball at the end, so you can use the brush or ball depending on your preferred application. 

I also purchased the Gossamer Lash Storage Case. It has four sections, so you can separate your lashes by style and/or size. This little plastic case is perfect for on-the-go and travel.

The Melt Away solution removes your lashes and eye makeup effortlessly. Soak a cotton pad with the Melt Away removal solution and gently swipe across your lashes until they come off onto the pad. Removal is easy and there is no damage to my lashes. The remover is a little oily, so I suggest a quick rinse after use. 

If you plan to clean and reuse your lashes, make sure to get all of the bond off, as well as the oily residue from the remover - Otherwise, the lashes won't cooperate the next time you use them. 

The Blow tool allows you to dry your lashes faster. Just give it a squeeze and allow the air to set your lashes quicker. 

I don't know if each order comes with a Gossamer application manual or just the Lashify Control Kit. The manual gives you detailed step-by-step instructions for prep, application and removal. 

Don't get discouraged if the application didn't go great the first time - It takes a little practice. If you are accustom to wearing faux lashes, this process should be fairly easy for you, but beginners may struggle. There are many application videos on the Lashify site for your reference.

Lashify has changed the world of faux lashes and enhanced my look dramatically. These lash extensions are a must have - Maybe the best beauty product of 2020! 

Print view|Tags: Lashify, Lashify lash extensions, Lashify faux lashes, Lashify lashes, Lashify false eye lashes, Lashify false eye lash extensions, best faux lashes technique, under lash faux lashes technique, best false lashes technique, under lash false lashes technique, apply false lashes under your natural lashes, apply faux lashes under your natural lashes, DIY lash extensions, DIY faux lashes, DIY false lashes, best faux lashes 2020, best false lashes 2020, best lash extensions 2020, best beauty product 2020, best cosmetic product 2020, Lashify review, Lashify lash extensions review, Lashify review 2020, DIY Lashes, how to enhance your lashes

Lashify - DIY Lash Extensions

July 17, 2020
Lashify DIY lash extensions are AMAZING! The unique under lash technique allows for precise placement and is much easier than the dated over the lash technique. Finally, faux lashes that are easy...

Ville XXS

July 09, 2020

Fendi sunglasses with sequin motif, By The Way. flannel shirt, Spell & The Gypsy Collective Follow The Sun dress, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet set, Balenciaga Ville XXS top handle bag, Dior D-Connect sneakers

Print view|Tags: Fendi sunglasses with sequin motif, By The Way flannel shirt, Spell and the Gypsy Collective, Spell and the Gypsy, Spell & The Gypsy Collective Follow The Sun dress, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet set, Dior black and white bracelet set, Dior woven bracelets black and white, Dior bracelets 2020, Balenciaga Ville XXS top handle bag, Dior D-Connect sneakers, Kimberley McLaughlin, b.a.gorgie, bagorgie, Summer fashion trends, Spring 2020 fashion, street style 2020 blogger style summer 2020, outfit selfie, outfit scrapbook, stylish look, outfit scrapbook, trendy look 2020, blogger style 2020, Chic Athleisure, sexy streetwear, athleisure fashion 2020

Ville XXS

July 09, 2020
Fendi sunglasses with sequin motif, By The Way. flannel shirt, Spell & The Gypsy Collective Follow The Sun dress, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet set, Balenciaga Ville XXS top handle bag,...

Compassion is Cool

July 02, 2020

Fendi pearl embellished sunglasses, Mayfair Merch Compassion is Cool sweatshirt, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet sets, Joah Broan fitted sweat short, Burberry Prorsum clutch, Dior D-Connect sneakers

Print view|Tags: Fendi pearl embellished sunglasses, Mayfair Merch Compassion is Cool sweatshirt, Mayfair Merch Compassion crewneck, Mayfair Group, Mayfair World, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet set, Dior black and white bracelet set, Dior woven bracelets black and white, Dior bracelets 2020, Joah Broan fitted sweat short, Burberry Prorsum pink clutch with purple fur, Dior D-Connect sneakers, Kimberley McLaughlin, b.a.gorgie, bagorgie, Summer fashion trends, Spring 2020 fashion, street style 2020, blogger style Summer 2020, outfit selfie, outfit scrapbook, stylish look, outfit scrapbook, trendy look 2020, blogger style 2020, Chic Athleisure, sexy streetwear, athleisure fashion 2020

Compassion is Cool

July 02, 2020
Fendi pearl embellished sunglasses, Mayfair Merch Compassion is Cool sweatshirt, Dior J'adior cotton oblique bracelet sets, Joah Broan fitted sweat short, Burberry Prorsum clutch, Dior D-Connect...

Chic Athleisure - Joah Brown

June 16, 2020

Fendi sunglasses with pequin motif, Joah Brown empire pullover logo hoodie, Joah Brown fitted sweat short, Balenciaga Ville XXS top handle bag, Dior D-Connect sneakers

Print view|Tags: Fendi sunglasses with sequin motif, Joah Brown empire logo hoodie, Joah Brown fitted sweat short, Balenciaga Ville XXS top handle bag, Dior D-Connect sneakers, Kimberley McLaughlin, b.a.gorgie, bagorgie, Summer fashion trends, Spring 2020 fashion, street style 2020 blogger style summer 2020, outfit selfie, outfit scrapbook, stylish look, outfit scrapbook, trendy look 2020, blogger style 2020, Chic Athleisure, sexy streetwear, athleisure fashion 2020

Chic Athleisure - Joah Brown

June 16, 2020
Fendi sunglasses with pequin motif, Joah Brown empire pullover logo hoodie, Joah Brown fitted sweat short, Balenciaga Ville XXS top handle bag, Dior D-Connect

Black Lives Matter March - Washington, DC

June 11, 2020

June 7, 2020 - Washington, DC. 

Print view|Tags: Black Lives Matter March Washington, DC, Black Lives Matter March 2020, Black Lives Matter March June 7, 2020, DC Protests June 7th, #blm, peaceful protests, photos of DC protests, protests outside the White House, real photos of DC during protests, George Floyd protests, speak up for George Floyd, rip George Floyd, no more racism, black lives matter, I can't breath, honor George Floyd, 2020 protests, DC vandalized during protest, looting during protests, a city boarded up, I support the George Floyd protests, take a knee, anti-racist, walk with us, united, speak up, freedom of speech, remember 2020, no racism 2020, sad times 2020
Thumbnail

Black Lives Matter March - Washington, DC

June 11, 2020
June 7, 2020 - Washington,

DC Protests - June 7th

June 10, 2020

I called my daughter, Romi, on a Saturday morning and said "there is a Black Lives Matter march from Dupont circle to the White House tomorrow". Before I could get the words "do you want to join them" out, she said YES! No hesitation. 

I'm proud of her and all of the young women and men for joining these peaceful demonstrations. Even though we are in the midst of a pandemic, this cause supersedes their own well being. 

The march from Dupont Circle to the White House was magnificent. I'd never been involved in anything to this magnitude. Passionate protestors chanted Black Lives Matter, Say Their Names - George Floyd and Breonna Taylor and I Can't Breathe. 

The crowd laid on the street for 8 minutes and 46 seconds in honor of George Floyd. It was a remarkable scene. Whispers of I Can't Breathe quietly echoed down the street.

I wasn't able to capture the length of people covering the street, but you can imagine, this demonstration was significant and meaningful. I will never forget this moment. 

I am fortunate to have shared this historic event with my daughter. We want to thank the black community and demonstrators all over the world for educating us and allowing us to be involved in this historic movement. 

I know there is confusion regarding recent protests. Many people are speaking out about safety and the affect these gatherings will have on the Covid-19 count. I understand your concern, but am frustrated that you are complaining about our involvement. 

Most people at this demonstration were wearing a mask. I know it doesn't look like we're social distancing, but the crowd was slightly dispersed as we walked. Everyone was aware and respectful of each others space.

This past week, protests in Washington, DC have been peaceful. This is a worthy cause and you don't have to participate, but please try to understand and respect us for joining. 

Print view|Tags: DC Protests June 7th, #blm, peaceful protests, photos of DC protests, protests outside the White House, real photos of DC during protests, George Floyd protests, speak up for George Floyd, rip George Floyd, no more racism, black lives matter, I can't breath, honor George Floyd, 2020 protests, DC vandalized during protest, looting during protests, a city boarded up, I support the George Floyd protests, take a knee, anti-racist, walk with us, united, speak up, freedom of speech, remember 2020, no racism 2020, sad times 2020

DC Protests - June 7th

June 10, 2020
I called my daughter, Romi, on a Saturday morning and said "there is a Black Lives Matter march from Dupont circle to the White House tomorrow". Before I could get the words "do you want to join...
$_articles->_pag->pagina:1
$_articles->_pag->pagtotal:51

Facebook Lookbook Facebook LinkedIn Pintrest

Search

b.a.gorgie on Instagram

Featured video

Facebook Lookbook Facebook LinkedIn Pintrest

Search

b.a.gorgie on Instagram

Copyright © 2014, b·a·gorgie®, All rights reserved.