Valentine’s Day Fashion: Stop Making Sense

Valentine's Day fashion | Ganni Harley Crepe Dress | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Lisa Says Gah

You don’t have to be in love to celebrate romance. Add some Valentine’s Day fashion to your getting-ready-routine and let some dreaminess filter into your day. Hearts and cupids not necessary!  We’re talking about the simplest of gestures. Whether it’s an amazing crepe dress or a velvet bow hair tie adding just the right touch. Go ahead and be in love […]

Aquarius: I Thought the Future Would Be Cooler

Aquarius astrology home decor guide | Mid-century modern rainbow dining chairs | Girlfriend is Better

Hey baby, what’s your sign? We’re enthralled with the hidden art of astrology and how the stars align with personalities. Just for fun, we’ve put together a reference guide to adding decor for each sun sign. Since this is the month of Aquarius, we’ll give you tips for adding touches for this futuristic friend. If this isn’t your sign, think […]

Green Smoothie Recipe Without All the Dang Sugar

Kale, Spinach, and Swiss Chard | Green Smoothie recipe that is low glycemic | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Can Stock Photo Inc. / Elenathewise

Alert! Is your healthy drink making you gain weight? We’ve got to warn you: most juice bars and smoothie shops are tricking you with their “skinny” green concoctions. Next time you get a green smoothie, take a closer look at the ingredients. Recipes tend to cover that “salad taste” with a myriad of high glycemic fruits or juices. Take a […]

Resort 2018: Our Favorite Fashion Frills for Spring

Gucci Cruise | Resort 2018 Spring fashion | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Edith Young

I wish every season was Resort.  The cruise-inspired looks of Resort 2018 just underscores that feeling.  Not quite Spring, kind of over the coldness of Winter, Resort wear is a much needed breath of fresh air. Take a look at some of our favorite designers and think about how you can translate the details into your own style.  You can […]

Eames Lounge Chair: Mid-Century Modern Must-Have

Eames Lounge Chair + Ottoman | Mid-century modern furniture | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Design Within Reach

January is wrapping up and hopefully you’ve been getting your home office squared away. Feel like something’s missing? Consider adding a little dignity to your decor with an Eames lounge chair. The gorgeous wood paneling makes it as masculine or feminine a piece as you choose.  It plays well with contemporary decor and works as an artistic space filler in […]

Spring Skirts + Dresses: How to Transition From Winter

Johanna Ortiz Spring skirts and dresses with jeans | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: M'oda 'Operandi

Spring is around the corner and with it comes a myriad of dress-worthy events. Between Valentine’s Day, baby showers, bridal showers.. you name it!.. an new outfit is definitely in order. May as well invest in Spring skirts and dresses that you can wear now! Additionally, you can increase the wear of Fall/Winter pieces by adding lighter details.  Transitioning from Winter […]

Teal: 6 Ways to Add Clarity + Balance to Your Home

Teal painted walls | French country bedroom | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Fusion D.

In color psychology, shades of blue and green work to create emotional balance and stability. Start the new year with fresh shades of teal and turquoise. Your home will benefit from the soothing effects of this peaceful color in no time! We pulled together some of our favorite applications of the hue for inspiration. Teal Brings a Sense of Clarity […]

Kervin Brisseaux Presents: Acid Fashion

Sharam Diniz / 7 For All Mankind by Kervin Brisseaux | Digital artist | Girlfriend is Better
Sharam Diniz / 7 For All Mankind by Kervin Brisseaux

Anyone got a thing for paper dolls?  Curators of collage?  Take a look at our latest artist, Kervin Brisseaux.  His pop fashion collages are so much fun and get your creative juices flowing!  Digital illustration is one of our favorite mediums and when you add fashion into the mix, you get our attention. Kervin Brisseaux in a Nut Shell One […]

Sweaters For Spring: Go Big or Go Home!

Chunky knit oversize sweaters for Spring | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Pinterest

When the rain lets up, it’s time to ditch those coats and jackets! Nothing is cozier than big, oversize sweaters and this Spring, big is best! Take a look at some of these chunky knits in new and interesting shapes. You’ll find yourself hoping the weather stays a little cooler, just a little longer. Grab your hot cocoa and cuddle […]

Capricorn: Take Your Time + Do it Right

Photo courtesy: Domaine Home

Hey baby, what’s your sign? We’re enthralled with the hidden art of astrology and how the stars align with personalities. Just for fun, we’ve put together a reference guide to adding decor for each sun sign. Since this is the month of Capricorn, we’ll give you tips for adding touches for this steadfast friend. If this isn’t your sign, think […]

Caribbean Cruise Beats the Winter Blues

Caribbean Cruise travel guide | Princess Cruise Lines | Girlfriend is Better

Winter weather getting you down? Use our last Caribbean cruise vacation as a guide for planning your next family vacation! We will give you the highs and lows of the journey. Certain hotels were a hit, where others weren’t so kid-friendly. Find out how we like the Princess Cruise ship Regal Princess (or not). Make your vacation a total success […]

Winter Smoothies Counterbalance Christmas Goodies

Winter smoothies recipes | Chai spice | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: I Simple as That Blog | Recipe: Chai Spice Smoothie

Are those “cheat days” starting to add up? Add a concoction of good stuff into your system with one of our favorite Winter smoothies. Doctor up your standard recipes with fruits that are in season. We like to boost our smoothies with lots of good stuff, like chia seeds, protein powder, and more. Starting your day off right helps to […]