Posts tagged "spring"

And The Winner Is … The Best Springtime Date Idea!

We received a ton of awesome suggestions for great springtime dates, but ultimately we could only crown one winner to take home our Sonia Kashuk spring beauty kit! Here at The Frisky, we've pretty much heard of every date idea under the sun, but THIS ...
By: Katie Oldenburg / May 13, 2014

Dating Don’ts: Get Yourself A Spring Fling!

The long cold winter of our discontent has finally started to ease its grip on most of the country. If you live on the East Coast, you’ve most likely been buried in a never-ending pile of snow and frigid weather, seemingly doomed to spend the rest of your life mouldering in your abode, turning a…
By: Megan Reynolds / May 6, 2014

Must Haves: 10 Sassy Spring Trench Coats For Rain Or Shine

April showers may bring may flowers, but let's be honest -- Mother Nature is doing whatever the hell she wants lately. So, this spring, be prepared for rain or shine with a light trench coat that's as unique as you are. Say goodbye to black, beige and plain white coats and give your seasonal staple…
By: Katie Oldenburg / May 3, 2014

15 Cheerful Quotes About Spring To Help Get Your Happy On

“You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.” I saw this Pablo Neruda quote scrawled onto a sandwich board in Brooklyn this weekend, just as I was coming out of a weeks-long funk. The sun was shining and daffodils were popping out of the ground, and I was sure I…
By: Claire Hannum / April 27, 2014

10 Reasons Why Spring Is The Best Time To Hook Up (In GIFs)

Ahh, spring is in the air! The bees are buzzing, the birds are chirping, the pollen count is so high you can barely see through a haze of yellow dust. What's not to love? But the best part of springtime, by far, is that it's the best season to hook up. Why…
By: Katie Oldenburg / April 22, 2014

Peeps Donuts Are Here And Now I’m On An Emotional Roller Coaster

Just as all things Easter are starting to show up in stores, Dunkin' Donuts is presenting us with a gift from above: Peeps donuts. As the treats roll into stores in the next week, you, too, can devour the sugary, tooth-aching goodness that is a neon marshmallow Peep planted atop America's favorite junk food item.
By: Claire Hannum / March 28, 2014

Must Haves: 10 Pairs Of Badass Black Spring Shoes (Under $200!)

I subscribe to the style theory of "all black everything." I'm pretty religious about it most of the year, but come summer, my wardrobe tends to lighten up. (Maybe some dark grey?) My shoes, on the other hand, are nothin' but black. Black boots, black sandals, black heels — why buy anything else? Black i…
By: Rachel Krause / April 2, 2013

Etsy Spotlight: 10 Pretty Pots And Planters

You wouldn't be able to tell by the weather, but it is officially spring! For me, the new season means filling my house with fresh flowers and potted plants to celebrate the end of dull, dead winter. If you're looking for a pot or planter to house your spring blooms, look no further than Etsy,…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 22, 2013

Home Inspiration: 12 Dainty Vases To Keep Your Flowers Fresh

As we slog through the remainder of winter, I wanted to offer a little bit of hope, in the form of some cute vases. I mean, if you can't get spring weather outdoors, you might as well bring it inside. And aren't you over using that banged up, scratched old FTD vase from 15 year…
By: Julie Gerstein / January 17, 2013

According To NYFW, Black Is The New Black For Next Summer

Spring and summer fashion is generally pretty predictable insofar as it is, well, summery — think airy, diaphanous fabrics in light, muted colors accented by eye-catching brights, and you've just about hit the nail on the head every time. As the S/S 2013 shows crop up, we get a good glimpse at what to expect…
By: Rachel Krause / September 11, 2012

Shopping Guide: 10 Lovely, Light Cardigans

Cardigans are an indispensable transition piece for spring. They're perfect for throwing on over dresses on breezy afternoons or stashing in your desk for those inexplicably chilly days at the office. Here are 10 light cardigans in a rainbow of colors--add them to any outfit for a little warmth and a lot of style ...
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 11, 2012

The 2012 Spring Fashion Trend Awards!

Every spring, the fashion industry goes crazy for new trends that aren't actually new (OMG you guys! Pastels!), but still, it's fun to see what styles trickle down from the runways and pop up in stores around the country, and figure out how to work these looks into your own wardrobe. We sorted through thi…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 9, 2012

10 Eco-Friendly DIY Spring Cleaning Ideas

Do you smell it in the air? Do you feel it in your bones? It's spring cleaning time! The internet (and when I say "the internet," I mean "Pinterest") is overflowing with DIY cleaning recipes and ideas that make scrubbing your bathtub seem almost fun. But the real bonus? Whipping up your own cleaning solutio…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 9, 2012

4 Simple Ways To “Spring Clean” Your Relationships

Anything worthwhile in life needs regular, positive attention. This includes relationships. If you want your most important relationships to grow and thrive, you need to care for them. At this time of year, when the weather is warming up and we're living in an energy of newness, try a little "spring cleaning" with these four easy…
By: YourTango.com / April 5, 2012

Shopping Guide: 10 Pastel Pieces

I guess I may have been a little too presumptuous in my assertions of spring, because things in New York City have taken a turn for the cold. My (rather wise) father is ascribing it to an "Arctic blast," which seems reasonable, so I'm going to assume that this is indeed a mere blip o…
By: Rachel Krause / April 4, 2012

Shopping Guide: 10 Pairs Of Perfect Spring Flats

Is that the chirping of birds I hear? Oh, it is, and you know what that means — spring has sprung, babes. I'm going bare-legged today, and it couldn't possibly feel any better … not like we had a long winter, or a winter at all, actually. Like many people with a neurotic personality complex,…
By: Rachel Krause / March 24, 2012

Shopping Guide: 10 Cool Colorblock Dresses

Warm weather makes us crave bright colors, and we think a colorblock dress might just do the trick. We've selected ten great dresses to brighten up your wardrobe and your day. Give 'em a try!
By: Julie Gerstein / March 22, 2012

Springtime Beauty Tips From A Horse

Finally, some makeup tips I can take seriously from YouTube user jpmetz. I think these are the only beauty tips I'll need this spring. Neigh. EVER. Bronzer for my crest. A fresh, light color for my muzzle. Accentuate my hooded eyes with a heavy lid. B vitamin complex for natural beauty. And lighte…
By: Ami Angelowicz / March 19, 2012

Shopping Guide: 8 Pretty Plus-Size Dresses For Spring

Spring is in the air, and you know what that means ... spring dresses! Time to put away the drab, dark clothing and embrace bright colors, pretty prints and flirty florals. Click through to check out eight of our favorite spring dresses for curvy ladies!
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 14, 2012

Hair Dos: Spring Brunette Inspiration From The Stars

We have been having some beautifully, apocalyptically warm weather in New York the past few days, and I am feeling it. I'm like a completely different person from winter to summer — seriously though, aren't we all? — and the sunshine feels so good. In fact, it makes me want to buy things. I may…
By: Rachel Krause / March 14, 2012
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