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What To Wear in Unpredictable Spring Weather

What to wear in this unpredictable spring weather We have had a few beautiful days of sunshine here in the DMV, but the weather sure can’t seem to make up it’s mind! One day we’re out in sundresses and the next we’re bundled back up in our sweatshirts and sweaters. It can be especially hard […]

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#HouseCrush Shop: Stella & Dot

Stella & Dot is one of our fabulous vendors for our #HouseCrush event! We are so excited to have such a fabulously stylish accessories brand, with Alexia Ransom as the stylist. This is a great way to get some holiday shopping in, ladies! All #HouseCrush guests that shop at Stella & Dot will score $25 […]

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Pantone Color of the Year: Marsala

 By Sarah Sleem  Pantone has officially picked the 2015 Color of the Year: Marsala. The color is a deep, wine red. It can easily be incorporated in fashion, beauty, and home decor. Extra Rich Lipstick $40 Essie In Stitches Nail Polish $8.50 One of our favorite ways to use the earthy color is in makeup. Although very rich, […]

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Valentine’s Day Wish List Under $25

By Sarah Sleem Not feeling the typical flowers and chocolate for Valentine’s Day this year? We have picked out a few lovely gifts that won’t break the bank. Personalized Birch Wood Candle Holder $20 – Forget personalized jewelry, this candle holder is so much cuter!   Kate Spade Notebooks $12 –Remember every detail of your magical Valentine’s […]

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Foxy Thursday: Brows, Brows, Brows

While thick, bushy brows have been the latest trend seen by some of fashion’s latest icons like Cara Delevingne, more outrageous trends hit the runway at this year’s NYFW. Abandoning your tweezer is one thing, but are we ready for pastel eyebrows or none at all? Pastel Perfect Grunge-inspired Brow Piercings Blonde Brows   Will […]

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Thrifty Tuesday: Fall essentials on sale

By Sarah Sleem  Don’t like the recent change in weather? Look at the bright side, it’s an excuse to change up your wardrobe! Here are a few sale items that will make your transition from summer to fall a little easier.   Tinley Road Quilted Moto Jacket $69.50 (black) and $49.99 (gray) on sale – The […]

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Foxy Thursday: 10 Steps to Better Skin

Drink Water Staying hydrated is extremely important for your body to function, but it also prevents your skin from aging and gives you a healthy glow. Sleep Getting a full night of sleep will prevent clogged pores and dull skin. Not only will you feel refreshed, but your skin will be replenished and rehydrated. Wear […]

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Foxy Thursday: Fall 2014 Must Have Makeup Trends

Fall 2014 is all about metallics, electric colors, and dramatic lines. There are multiple ways to execute the metallic look. Whether it be over-the-top eye shadow, flecks of glitter, or touches of shimmer in your inner corners, make the metallic your own. From subtle highlights to powerful accents this fall is all about pushing the boundaries of color […]

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Motivation Monday: Contributing to a good cause

By Sarah Sleem We’re only a few days shy of the last day of October–a big month for causes, especially Breast Cancer Awareness. If you haven’t contributed  to this cause, there’s still time. To motivate you, we’ve rounded up our favorite beauty products that are supporting breast cancer awareness. After all, looking good is feeling […]

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Recap of Monica Byrd’s HotMommaHaute Experience

By Sarah Sleem On Oct. 10, DC fashionistas and fashion bloggers gathered at the Renaissance Dupont Circle Hotel for the HotMommaHaute Experience. The fun started at 6pm with the opening of the HotMommaHaute Marketplace. Before the main event, attendees were given the chance to mingle and explore shops from multiple vendors–including Whose Shoes Book, Jolish […]

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Foxy Thursday: Beauty for Under $10

By Sarah Sleem Updating your wardrobe for the new season? Well, it’s a good idea to change up your beauty routine too! Josie Maran Nail Wipes $9 – If you hate stinking up the place every time you remove your nail polish these grapefruit-scented, acetone free wipes are for you! Revlon Autumn Spice Nail Polish $4.79 – […]

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Fashion Friday: You’re invited…

Join us next Friday, October 10th at the HotMommaHaute Experience, hosted by Monica Byrd. When? Friday, October 10, 2014 from 6pm-9pm Where? The Renaissance Dupont Circle Hotel: 1143 New Hampshire Avenue, NW, Washington, DC. What? HotMommaHaute Experience Why? There will be a panelist discussion on fashion, beauty and lifestyle. You’ll also have the chance to […]

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Wishlist Wednesday: Wishing you can maintain that summer glow?

By Carly Davis Worried about losing the summer glow you’ve been working on for the past few months? Well, a good bronzer is all you need. Too Faced has a great variety of bronzers that will keep your face looking sun kissed, even as the leaves begin to fall. The Beach Bunny Bronzer has a combination of four […]

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Foxy Thursday: Find Your Perfect Matte

By Carly Davis Wish you were in London for London Fashion week? With airfare and hotel, that could cost you a pretty penny. At least there’s Butter London, where you can get a *taste* of London–taste meaning there is a hint of vanilla in all their lipsticks.  It’s not exactly like *being* in London, but at $22 […]

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Foxy Thursday: Hairstyle Comebacks

Surprising hairstyles have made a comeback this summer. Two of our favorites are the bandana and, believe it or not, the scrunchie. While these are not always easy to pull off, there are multiple ways to wear them to fit your own personal style, and keep you cool in the summer heat. Check out these […]

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Foxy Thursday: Inner Strength and Outer Beauty

At Dewdrop, we’re actively donating to local and national causes, so naturally we find organizations that do the same very appealing. Pravana’s new line of hair care products, Nevo, is not only packaged in 100 percent biodegradable bottles, but five percent of sales is donated to City of Hope, towards the fight against cancer. Nevo […]

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Foxy Thursday: If You Hate Perfume...

Foxy Thursday: If You Hate Perfume…

The CB Manifesto insists on why perfume is to be hated: “Perfume is too often an ethereal corset trapping everyone in the same unnatural shape,” and it is “a lazy inelegant concession to fashionable ego.” Whether you agree or not, you can smell as lovely as the flowers that are not so readily found near […]

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Wishlist Wednesday: Eyeshadow Palettes

One thing that has been increasing in popularity in the recent past is the eyeshadow palette.  They have been around forever but they kind of seem to go in and out of being something that everyone has or wants. Well, right now they are super hot and consequently there are a ton of amazing pallets […]

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Foxy Thursday: Beat the Bite

Foxy Thursday: Beat the Bite

As the weather is starting to cool off, you’re probably planning for your annual camping trip. If so, having a good bug spray on hand is a must-have. While wearing long sleeves, and staying indoors will keep you bite-free, it isn’t the most realistic option. With gorgeous mountain ranges less than an hour away from the […]

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Foxy Thursday: Aqua Seal Your Look

It’s hard to keep your makeup intact when you’re out and about in the summer heat. Waterproof mascaras keep your lashes looking flawless even after jumping in the ocean or pool; however, the rest of your makeup melts and washes away. For those of you who would like to look as flawless pre-beach as you […]

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