FASHION

Call of the West

Story and Photos by Melissa McBride My passion for fabrics, design, and collecting interesting notions was ignited at an early age. Years worth of gathered fabric remnants were stacked in my grandparents’ attic where my sweet grandma, Ada Mae, had a sewing area. I was about five when she taught me to sew on a very vintage…

Wild Wild New West

By Melissa McBride, Owner & Designer at Wild Grace Earlier this year, we lost one of the memorable actors from my very earliest television watching days. Watching Robert Conrad’s portrayal of the inventive character Jim West, “James Bond on a horse”, in The Wild Wild West was intriguing. What does this have to do with fashion?  My…

To learn your skin is to love it

By Erica Svehlak True Reflection – Skin Professionals is truly remarkable. Let me start off by saying, I have not had a facial since 2014 when I was in cosmetology school and learning the basics to pass the state board test, so, I was a bit nervous going in for my first “real” facial. But…

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Island Fever

I JUST LOVE A FUN THEME! Every first Saturday at Wild Grace, we treat our customers to a themed appreciation party to kick off the month. Event planning has long been part of my tool box. A couple of years ago I helped pull together a fundraiser for one of my favorite nonprofits and used…

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Fun in the Sun with your Skin

Summer time is the funnest time of the year!! We get vacation time, vitamin D from the sun (which stimulates endorphins that just make us happier people) pool time, beach time, family time, cookouts, and more! All those activities are outside, so here what I have to offer you! The number one tip I can…

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Lovely Spring Finds

Haruharu The Haruharu Wonder “Maqui Berry Anti-Oxidant Cream” + the “Black Rice Face Oil” will have your face feeling fabulous and hydrated! Check out their website to read more about the wide variety of skincare products they offer. www.haruharuusa.com Clarkson Avenue Crumb These tasty crumb cakes are worth the hype! Order an entire crumb cake…

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Celebrate Your Nourished Skin

At True Reflection-Skin Professionals we want to highlight your natural skin, with one treatment in mind. The Deep Herbal Peel. This particular treatment is equivalent to 15 microdermabrasion in one service. It will shed the old, dull, and rough skin you’re carrying and reveal fresh, new, bare skin. We use an herbal mixture to create…

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LA Brings Out Spring Vibes

MEET MELISSA Although Influencer is the trendy and now official word in the English Language to describe a person who inspires, guides, and is knowledgeable, I prefer to consider myself an Encourager. There seems to be so much more grace in that term! Encouragement for YOU to discover and embrace your own personal style. Wild…

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Accessories We Love

This is custom heading element A line inspired by the savvy modern woman with a lust for life. The Klutch brand is for those with a sensible yet chic sense of style who understand the importance of finding the perfect transitional accessory. “Our Vagabond Macrame Crossbody in white or sand is a must-have for spring/summer!…

How to Pick the Perfect Hat

Hats are such a staple to fashion and will be the perfect finishing touch to your outfit this season! Hats are such a staple to fashion and will be the perfect finishing touch to your outfit this season! Our go-to is the Charlie One Horse when you’re looking for a hat with personality. The colors,…