I recently had the lovely pleasure of reviewing two fantastic new reads! Check out Girl Ghosted: A Penny Wade Mystery By Lucy English (New Sun Press, August 2017) and Links by Lisa Becker (Desert Breeze Pu… read more
Whoop Whoop another year older! I always am shocked by how much can happen in one year. My twenties have been nothing short of a full on adventure, which as a guest blogger, I’ll fill in all the stories as time goes… read more
Summertime this year has been extra jam-packed with work, travel and lots of activities in and around the city! It has been nice to have a handful of my favorite go-to’s to get me though the busy summer months!
Kr… read more
The countdown begins for the final summer holiday……Labor Day!
As we move into Fall Fashion & Football season (our fav time of year!),
Where Wear must haves to enjoy the last weeke… read more
This past Saturday was off the charts…..musical charts that is!
Curbing both our musical sweet tooth and festival going selves, we attended the 10th anniversary of Outsidelands at Golden Gate Park.
Musi… read more
A day well spent in the Marina!
Alexis (WWITC SF’s blogging newcomer) and I stepped out to venture around San Francisco’s Marina area-hitting up Chestnut, Fillmore and Union Street’s
prime spo… read more
Hi Where Wear in the City Followers!
I am Jordan Roberts the newest contributor to Where Wear!
Now to my first post….Meet Me In Kopari!
Despite the big blonde hair and high heels, I… read more
Dallas’ new hotspot….District 30 Craft Bar & Kitchen is the place to be on August 10th!
Where Wear had the pleasure of a sneak peek of the menu and you will be impressed!
Housed in the well-known Cyc… read more
The Makeup Show Dallas, which will arrive in the Lone Star State on Saturday September 23rd and Sunday September 24th, has announced this year’s list of Keynote speakers. In addition to amazing product discounts from top beauty brands and the opportunity to connect with makeup industry professionals and enthusiasts, The Makeup Show Dallas will also offer attendees the chance to learn everything from professional tips to industry insight in exciting Keynote seminars.
Saturday, September 23rd • Renny Vasquez’s “Making It In Makeup,” 10:30 -‐ 12 PM: From working with celebrities such as Jennifer Lopez, La La Anthony, and Serena Williams, Renny Vasquez has made a name for himself. By using social media and attending artist events, Renny spreads his beauty message showing off his impressive work ethic. In his third keynote for The Makeup Show, Renny speaks about his own journey, shares his ideas on the things you can do to put your own career on the fast track and shows you an example of the beautiful makeup for which he has become known.
• Sam Fine’s “The Basics of Beauty,” 12:30-‐2 PM: As one of the world’s leading makeup artists, Sam Fine has become the man to call when it comes to beautifying women of color. Using his skills, Sam has worked on Kerry Washington, Jennifer Hudson, Naomi Campbell, and more. Aside from his work appearing on various magazine covers, he released a top selling book called Fine Beauty: Beauty Basics and Beyond for African-‐American Women. Soon after, the instructional DVD, Fine: The Basics of Beauty was released. In this Keynote, you will experience firsthand the artistry that separates him from others in the industry and establishes him as an expert and innovator in our field. You will gain advice to further your own artistry and success in our industry. You will learn the secrets to creating unforgettable makeup applications and design for the specific needs of women of color.
• “The Makeup Show Town Hall,” 4-‐5 PM: Hosted by celebrity makeup artist James Vincent, this keynote is the first of its kind. Attendees are invited to join our panel of artists and experts, including Melanie Mills, Kevin James Bennett, and Renny Vasquez, to discuss current topics, debate timely issues, present ideas, voice opinions, ask questions and have an opportunity to engage executives and artists and explore some of the hot topics in today’s makeup Industry. Sunday, September 24th
• Kevin James Bennett’s “Makeup Kit Breakdown,” 10:30-‐12 PM: Stressed about building your own makeup kit? Kevin James Bennett is here to help you. Breaking down the ingredients in products and what makes the perfect addition to your professional makeup kit, he will help you separate needs versus wants in the ever growing market and will offer insight on what the must-‐haves every makeup pro needs.
• Danessa Myricks’ “Multidimensional Makeup for Photography,” 2:30-‐4 PM: From working as a makeup artist, a photographer, and entrepreneur, Danessa Myricks has mastered it all. She has made a name for herself as one of the most creative artists in the makeup industry by creating the perfect beauty application and image. In this keynote, Danessa shows us why a multidimensional strategy is key to producing strong and impactful images. She tells her tips for mastering and manipulating texture and shows you how to set the tone that is vital for creating memorable images, maximizing color, and bringing dimension in our craft. Join us as Danessa shares the skills and hands you the tools and guides you through her understanding of how these effects will read on camera in different lighting settings are the key to unlocking your fullest potential. The Makeup Show Dallas will also feature over 75 top beauty brands including Diamond Sponsor MAKE UP FOR EVER, Platinum Sponsors TEMPTU and Crown Brush, Supporting Sponsors Frends Beauty and MustaeV, and Contributing Sponsors GLAMCOR and Pinnacle Cosmetics.
The Makeup Show Dallas will be held on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 from 9 AM to 5 PM and on Sunday September 24th, 2017 from 9 AM to 5 PM at the Hyatt Regency Dallas, 300 Reunion Blvd, Dallas, TX. Tickets are available online and can be purchased at http://www.themakeupshow.com.
The Makeup Show brings two-‐days full of inspiration, education and an opportunity for fashion and beauty professionals at all levels of their career to come together with some of the best brands and biggest names in the business. The Makeup Show is owned by Shelly Taggar and Alan Boss and produced by Metropolitan Event & Production and travels internationally from LA, NYC, Dallas, Chicago, and Orlando. Bringing each destination over 75 beauty brands, and unique convergence of artists and community, where beauty professionals are sure to find an artistic energy that will inspire any beauty buff, from the passionate beginner to the seasoned professional. Each show offers an unparalleled lineup of education and appearances from top beauty professionals and focuses on career building and networking within the makeup community. The show provides a unique experience for the makeup professional to network directly from the best in the business.