Author archives: directorofcouture

The Lust List: Half Yearly Sale

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It's that time of year again: sale time, when retailers mark down this season's latest designer creations to make room for next season's stuff. Here at The Lady Loves Couture, a sale is cause for celebration, so we've rounded up some of our favorite pieces that we're currently lusting over. The best part? The steals and deals (up to 50% off)! Happy shopping.[...]

Slaycation: Fashion Looks To Slay Your Memorial Day

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While the tame prepare to roll out their predictable Memorial Day whites this weekend, we’re ready to shake things up a bit with these poppin' poolside fashions. From stripes to leopard prints, there’s something here that’s sure to slay your weekend style in a big way. Attitude not included. Mama Don’t Take My Monochrome Away Whether you know it or[...]

Natural Hair Styles To Help You Slay Your Summer

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Let's be honest, maintaining great hair can take a lot of time and commitment. As we steamroll our way into summer, it would be nice to have a few go-to styles on autopilot. You know...a handful of low maintenance, natural-inspired looks that allow us to ditch the heat styling tools (too hot for all that!) and navigate summer totally fuss-free. Read on, here[...]

Under $50: Kylie Jenner Gives Good Gym Vibes

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Biker shorts are officially back in our style vernacular. This nineties throwback basic (Salt-N-Pepa, anyone?) was spotted on Kylie Jenner, as she sauntered through the streets of LA in an all-black biker short/ sports bra combo, paired with oversized square shades and Yeezy Boost tennis shoes. You may not want to rock your gym-wear as streetwear, but[...]

DIY: What To Do When Your Beauty Treatment Goes Wrong

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We’ve all been there: You get home after a beauty treatment, look in the mirror and see what appears to be a total disaster…spray tan smeared all down your neck, anyone? Or what about that giant zit on your cheek after what was supposed to be a pore-cleansing facial? These situations are the absolute worst but, luckily, we have a few DIY solutions for fiv[...]

The Lust List: One-Piece Swimsuits

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Summer is a mere month away, and that means that swimsuit season is - literally  - banging on our door. But our bodies aren't beach-ready!...we feel you. Lucky for us, one-piece swimsuits are trending yet again this season. Phew! Conceal your pouch - love handles, and all - while flaunting your favorite assets. From cutouts to lace-ups, halters to plunging n[...]

7 Questions With Stylist June Ambrose

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As a celebrity stylist, when your roster of handsome A-list clients includes Jay Z, Justin Timberlake, P.Diddy, and Pharrell Williams, chances are, you know a thing or two about fashion. Meet June Ambrose, the go-to stylist for music's biggest names, and a fashion icon in her own right. With a sunglass collaboration to boot, June has proven that she's more t[...]

Denim For All Divas

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A great pair of jeans is a must-have for any woman. Finding the perfect pair, now that can prove more difficult. Sometimes our actual genes conflict with how we want our jeans to appear. Rest assured, we've got you covered. While you may feel that certain pairs only highlight problem areas, it simply means you’re wearing the wrong style. Here are the top [...]

The Lust List: Slide Sandals

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Slides are, quite possibly, spring's most comfortable sandal. These are far from the basic athletic slides of yesteryear. This season, we're seeing everything from embellished to embroidered, furred to fringed, metallic to meshed. Needless to say, there is certainly a slide for every attitude, mood, and occasion. Slide on by...   Shop Our [...]

The Lust List: Oversized Sunglasses

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Up your spring/summer sunglass game with a pair of on-trend oversized shades. This sexy style comes in a variety of designs, from mirrored lenses to rimless frames, classic black to overtly geometric shapes. When it comes to sunglasses, this season, bigger is better. Shop Our Lust List: 1. Forever 21 Mirrored Cat Eye Sunglasses ($8) 2. H&M Sunglasse[...]