Halloween Fashion: Part 2

12 days, people! 12 days! The excitement, at this point, is uncomfortably overbearing. Frankly, the sheer thought of Halloween has the entire Lo Down…

Red, Fall, and Blue

Just because July 4th has come and gone doesn’t mean we all can’t show a bit of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis patriotism in our outfits…

5 Best Lip Colors for Fall

At the Lo Down, we’ve never been ones to follow the rules. No white after labor day? Yeah, right! The same goes for our…

Accessories 101

You wake up. It’s 8:30 a.m. OH MY GOD, IT’S 8:30 A.M. Cue the panic. You’re going to be late. You curse a few…

Sweet and Salty Pretzel Popcorn

Um, hi!  Halloween is literally down the block and around the corner and from here til then all of the recipes I’m sharing will…

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Kylie Jenner Make-Up Tutorial

Not gonna lie – the very young person who is Kylie Jenner is one of my magical unicorns.  I’m digging her vibe.  She just…

Quirky Bags of the Season

When I think of “quirky,” I immediately think of Saturday Night Live’s “Being’ Quirky with Zooey Deschanel” skit. It’s both clever and funny– two…

The New Super Foods

Yes, blueberries are delicious and chia seeds make a fabulous pudding.  Pumpkin if perfectly delicious in both sweet and savory dishes and kale is…

Aerial Inspired Fashion

Happy Columbus Day!  Do you have the day off? Me neither.  SHaaahooot.  Oh well, ya Monday! October is all about coats for me –…

Halloween Fashion: Part 1

Halloween is 19 days from today but who’s counting? Um, we are! Halloween prep at The Lo Down, to be truthfully honest, starts early—like…

Best Fall Nail Polish

When it comes to nail polish, the word “love” is an understatement. Here at the Lo Down, “obsessed” is more fitting– take it from…

Fall Ratatouille

I cook for myself in the teeniest, tiniest of kitchens in my Soho apartment (literally 6 inches of counter space, 8×8″ sink, etc.) so…

5 Fall Fashion Must Haves

It’s here again, the season we all know and love: Fall. So just what comes along with such lovely season? Cable knits, scarves, boots,…

Skinfood

Here’s the hard truth: you are what you eat. Food, yes food, fuels the 100 trillion cells that make up our bodies. It is,…

Fashion Investment Pieces

What comes to mind when someone mentions Breakfast at Tiffany’s? That black Givenchy dress—and oh, Audrey Hepburn. Believe me, nothing compares to Holly Golightly strolling down…

Best Boots for Fall

Though many of us are still enjoying the summer weather and rocking sandals, gladiators and birkenstocks alike, the time is slowly dawning on us…