As if traveling isn't stressful enough, we have to worry about bringing all the essentials—comfy (read: stretchy) jeans, an outfit that can be dressed up or down, something glitzy for a girl's night out, and at least two pairs of shoes—all without overpacking. Make the trip easier for yourself by choosing an overnight bag that's not too big nor too small. Enter: the weekender bag. It's the perfect travel-sized companion for a long weekend getaway or quick three-day trip whether by car, train, or plane, all while avoiding pesky checked baggage fees. We've collected the best, most stylish but durable weekender bags for women to take on the holiday hustle.
From holiday parties to family dinners and every festive event in between, be prepared to totally slay this holiday season. We've pulled our favorite dresses from all across the internet, and let us just say—you'll be the sure standout while walking in your winter wonderland.
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Still on the fence about the maxi dress trend? We found six perfect maxi dresses for six different occasions and styled them up so you'll know how to rock a maxi dress no matter where you're headed.
If the classic French twist seems a little too formal for your next event, give this French-twisted ponytail a try. It's a great way to give a nod to the past while keeping your hair looking firmly rooted in the present.
Choosing the right shadow colors for green eyes is as easy as looking to the color wheel! While red is opposite green, you don't need to use cherry-colored shadows. However, red-based purples, plums and burgundy shades will do wonders for green eyes. We'll help you pick makeup for green eyes and provide a tutorial so you're sure to look your green-eyed best.
Portraying these powerful women comes with a lot of responsibility.
Give your basic braid a fresh twist with this cute style that layers multiple braids over each other. Clever, fun, easy!
Well aren't you lucky? Not only is St. Patrick's Day makeup fun and festive, but emerald green is also Pantone's Color of the Year for 2013. Everything's coming up green!
When you're feeling down, reach for leafy greens instead of that packaged cookie.
Because not everyone has a green thumb.
Feeling a little knotty lately? Me too! Hair knotty, that is. Here's how to get Carey Mulligan's updo in 7 easy steps. It's as simple as twist and pin.
The number one killer of women comes with grave statistics and great prevention opportunities.
These 10 African American women knew how to get things done.
Women at the box office this year will definitely be kicking ass and inspiring all of us.
This artistic expression is sending an empowering message to women around the world.
"If this is happening to me, it is happening more aggressively to women everywhere."
From its foldover collar to the textured cheetah print, our stylish knit jacquard dress promises head-to-toe chic.
It's the details that make this dress stand out. The slimming front seaming and handy pockets. The classic sheath shape. The back ...keyhole. The result is an essential in patterned jacquard Catalina Clothâ„¢ that goes everywhere, beautifully. read more
Our effortless pull-on dress imparts a slinky hand feel in soft stretch knit with a cinched scoop neckline and chic draped sleeves... that reveal sexy cold shoulders. Sure to be your go-to on weekends and beyond. Unlined. Center back seam 96% rayon/4%... read more
Chunky lace medallions on a nude illusion lining create one red-hot dress with cap sleeves and a scalloped hem. Soft molded cups. ...Partially lined. Hidden back zip. Keyhole hook-and-eye back closure. Polyester Imported Dry clean read more
Long sleeve silk-blend dress in white featuring polka dot pattern in 'lemon' yellow throughout. Button fastening at mock neck coll...ar for alternate styling. Detachable self-tie fastening featuring D-ring hardware at waist. Underlay construction at sleeves. Two-button barrel cuffs. Silver-tone hardware. Tonal stitching. read more
Beige silk-blend twisted hem shirt dress from LEMAIRE.
Black virgin wool twisted skirt from LEMAIRE featuring a waistband with belt loops, a twisted silhouette, a straight fit and a lon...g length. read more
Bottle green cotton poplin shirt dress from LEMAIRE.
Teal sleeveless midi dress from LEMAIRE.
White cotton twisted trousers from LEMAIRE featuring a waistband with belt loops, a button and zip fly, side slit pockets, back po...ckets and a cropped length. read more
Relaxed-fit French terry lounge pants in 'anthracite' black. High-rise. Two-pocket styling. Elasticized waistband featuring belt-l...oops. Tonal stitching. read more
LEMAIRE Knee-length dresses. plain weave, no appliqués, basic solid color, long sleeves, round collar, no pockets, unlined, front ...closure, button closing, dress. 100% Wool read more
LEMAIRE Long dresses. plain weave, no appliqués, basic solid color, round collar, short sleeves, multipockets, goose down interior..., no fastening, dress. 100% Cotton read more
Chic sheath dress with a side-twist detail on the waist and an allover textured chevron design. Roundneck. Sleeveless. Concealed b...ack zip with hook closure. Lined. Polyester/spandex. Hand wash. Imported. SIZE & FIT. Sheath silhouette. About 39" from shoulder to hem. Model shown is 5'10" (177cm) and wearing US size 4. read more
"Dress by ASOS Collection, Lightweight lined fabric, Twist neck, Cut-out sides, Fit and flare shape, Zip back, Regular fit - true ...to size, Machine wash, 100% Polyester, Our model wears a UK 8/EU 36/US 4 and is 173cm/5'8" tall. Score a wardrobe win no matter the dress code with our ASOS Collection own-label collection. From polished prom to the after party, our London-based design team scour the globe to nail your new-season fashion goals with need-right-now dresses, outerwear, shoes and denim in the coolest shapes and fits. read more
LEMAIRE Short dresses. crepe, no appliqués, floral design, v-neck, sleeveless, no pockets, unlined, no fastening, slip style. 100%... Silk read more
Yellow silk blend belted floral dress from LEMAIRE featuring long sleeves, a belted waist and a floral pattern.
Brown cotton draped wrap dress from LEMAIRE featuring draped details, a wrap style front, a side tie fastening, long sleeves and a... mid-length. read more
Beige silk blend loose fit dress from LEMAIRE featuring a mid-length, a drawstring waist and long sleeves.
Light pink silk-blend oversized draped dress from LEMAIRE.
Black cotton longline shift dress from LEMAIRE.
Lemaire - Cut high on the waist to define the smallest part of the figure, these tan-bown silk-blend trousers by Lemaire are a fla...ttering choice. The relaxed legs are crafted with twisted seams that encircle the calfs for an ergonomic fit. Wear them with the matching top to channel the label's sophisticated aesthetic. read more
Green cotton blend high neck blouse from LEMAIRE featuring long sleeves and a straight hem.
Lemaire Twisted Denim Pants in Off White, Size FR 40: An elevated twist on an everyday staple, these cropped trousers are like boy...friend jeans, but cooler, thanks to the curved contrast seams. Laid-back (wide-leg) with a hint of sex appeal (hip-grazing waistline), they look particularly chic paired with anything tonal—for instance, ivory sneakers and a neutral chunky knit. 100% cotton Dry clean only Model is 5’10.5” with 33” bust, 24” waist, 34” hips and wearing a size FR36. read more
PLEASE CHOOSE YOUR SIZE BASED ON YOUR BUST MEASUREMENT: Bust (S)34-36 inches (M)36-38 inches (L)39-41 inchesCowl neck; Cap sleeves...; Slips on over headGarment Care: Machine Washable. Fabric: 95% rayon, 5% spandexModel in pictures is 5 feet 8 inches (173cm) tall wearing size Sphistic is a U.S.A. designed and trademarked brand. All phistic label merchandise will always include original brand tags and labels. read more
Jill Jill Stuart "Neve" side twist satin dress. Deep V neckline; square back. Sleeveless; thin straps. Side twist detail. Sheath s...ilhouette. Hidden back zip. Floor length hem. Draped high left slit. Polyester self/lining. Dry clean. Imported. read more