Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Ujena Swimwear: Bodacious Bikinis

Darlings, CC is so excited to introduce you to Ujena Swimwear, a fabulous collection of bikinis, maillots, cover-ups and dresses proudly made in the USA!  The family-owned company was founded in 1984.  All of Ujena's spectacular swimsuits are hand cut and sewn in their northern California factory.  In addition to having beautiful beachwear, Ujena has the most amazing customer service, fitting bathers of all shapes and sizes.  They even offer custom, design-your-own swimwear!  CC hopes you enjoy these bodacious bikinis, all available at ujena.com.
Buckle Up Bikini.
Plaid perfection!

Carlita bikini.
CC has and absolutely adores... 
The fit is both comfortable and flattering, and the ruffles make for an understated, sexy vibe!

Electric Coral Itsy Bitsy Bikini.

High Fashion Hippie Braided Bikini.

Metallic Swirl Love Your Booty Bikini.

Pop Star Camo Bikini.

Seventies Sport Bikini.

Seychelles Crochet Bikini.

Summer Blossom Skirted Bikini.

Wild California Tie Bikini.
Which of these sassy suits are you smitten with?
Be sure to follow Ujena Swimwear on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest so you can keep up with all the gorgeousness, darlings!
xoxox,
CC

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Beguiling in Black

Darlings, CC is well aware that it is spring... 
But that doesn't mean you should don exclusively pastels and florals!
Remember to add some of your most beguiling black clothing and accessories into the rotation...
Whether it's a gorgeous pair of black lace pumps, your favorite LBD, or a sexy string bikini, black is back!
Christian Louboutin Sweet Charity studded leather shoulder bag, at net-a-porter.com.
CC loves the edginess of this piece!

Hunting Season horn detail python flap clutch, at intermixonline.com.
Such a gorgeous mix of textures, don't you think?

Ancient Greek Sandals Kori lace-up leather gladiator sandals; this and next at net-a-porter.com.
Gladiators are an absolute must-have for this spring/summer season, darlings!

Gianvito Rossi lace and suede pumps.
Classically elegant, and ultra-versatile.

Valentino Cage Noir slingback pump, at intermixonline.com.
An instant collector's piece.  Worth every penny.

Giuseppe Zanotti double side-zip ankle boot at barneys.com.
CC covets!

Valextra leather 'X' small bracelet, at barneys.com.
Such a sweet little statement piece.

Isabel Marant Boden leather mini skirt, at net-a-porter.com.
Unique and classic at once!

Yigal Azrouel croc embossed leather bustier, at intermixonline.com.
On CC's wish list for sure!

Balmain cotton and silk-blend pique tuxedo jacket, at net-a-porter.com.
Terrific tailoring!

Veronica Beard tuxedo jumpsuit, at intermixonline.com.
According to Rachel Zoe, the new go-to "dress"!

Carven glossed faux raffia dress, at net-a-porter.com.
CC adores the texture and the full skirt!

The Row Sharlow dress, at barneys.com.
Lovely leather, darlings!

AQ/AQ Skye mini dress, at shopbop.com.
If the deep V isn't your style, just wear it backward!

J. Mendel crepe and lace tulip hem floor length gown, at barneys.com.
The height of elegance.

Tatu Couture Josephine collar and harness worn with Sylvia bra, at tatucouture.com.
CC highly recommends this range of haute underpinnings!

Gucci crystal-embellished cutout swimsuit, at net-a-porter.com.
Sparkle on the beach!
Which of these black pieces would you wear?
xoxox,
CC



Monday, April 21, 2014

CC Loves...

Darlings, here are a few of the little lovelies that CC is currently smitten with!
Lynn Ban diamond jagged knuckle ring, at barneys.com.

Golden crystal earrings, at jcrew.com.

Tory Burch Candelaria gold-plated resin necklace, at net-a-porter.com.

Eddie Borgo lizard-effect leather jewelry box, at net-a-porter.com.
CC covets!

Gucci Nouveau Fringe python shoulder bag, at gucci.com.

Reed Krakoff Boxer mini leather tote, at net-a-porter.com.

Teddie satchel, at jcrew.com.

Knee high gladiator sandals, at pixiemarket.com.

Alaia studded lace-up leather sandals, at net-a-porter.com.

J. Crew Collection Blakely printed pumps, at jcrew.com.

Chalayan matte-neoprene peplum top, at net-a-porter.com.

Prabal Gurung satin mesh and crepe dress, at net-a-porter.com.

To Be Adored Chiara silk dress, at pixiemarket.com.

Nadia silk chiffon gown, at jcrew.com.

Deal of the Day: Cosabella Sweetie bra, $50 at barneys.com.

La Perla Black Label Beachwear Graphique Couture swimsuit, at laperla.com.
CC is super smitten!

L'Agent by Agent Provocateur Penelope satin and stretch-tulle underwired bra and brief, 
at net-a-porter.com.
What are you loving these days, darlings?
Anything in this post catch your eye?
xoxox,
CC

Sunday, April 20, 2014

CC loves... These Products!

Darlings, here are the health and beauty products that CC is loving right now...
CC has tried and highly recommends each of these items, so be sure to add them to your shopping list!
Adidas for Women body sprays, in three lovely, light scents. 
CC keeps the Pure Lightness in her gym bag for post-workout refreshing.

Biore Deep Pore Charcoal Cleanser and Self Heating One Minute Mask, at biore.com and drugstores nationwide ~ for naturally purified skin.  CC adores Biore products!

Kirschbar ~ delicious and only 100 calories, providing 8 grams of protein and no artificial additives... 
a Kate Upton fave!

Korres Greek Yoghurt Advanced Nourishing Sleeping Facial; this and next at sephora.com; 
for overnight relief of dry stressed skin.

Korres Greek Yoghurt Moisturizing Face Cream ~ provides instant hydration to dry skin.

Lumene Vitamin C+ Illuminating Anti-Age BB Cream, at drugstores and lumeneusa.com... 
CC swears by this BB cream and uses it daily under her moisturizer!

Mio Boob Tube multi-action bust firmer ~ firms and moisturizes CC's sensitive, sun-damaged skin.

Soap & Glory One Night Tanned Instant Beach Bronze Butter Gel, at sephora.com; 
a no-streak gel that washes off easily with soap and water.

Sun Bum SPF 15 Continuous Spray Sunscreen, at trustthebum.com; 
lightwieight and sheer, and doesn't clog CCs pores.
Which products are you loving these days, darlings?
xoxox,
CC