Another Lollapalooza in the books and it was a blast! It had been a long time since my last outdoor concert…I think the last one I went to was headlined by Backstreet and it was soooo hot I don’t think I made it to the end. The festival, as far as I could tell, went off… Read More
Considering the current obsession high-end designers have with urban street wear, not to mention the new-ish girly parade of midi skirts accompanied with sneakers and tennis shoes; I think it is safe to say the modern sneaker has done for fashion what L.A. Gear did for my basketball uniform and changed the game completely. Maybe that’s why… Read More
With the wrap of Menswear Fashion Week, one accessory reigned supreme across the fashion party line, whiched seem to have been carried forth from the spring collections right on into fall….the “Murse”. What is a “Murse” you say? Considering our cultural love for portmanteaus, giving birth to terms such as “Brangelina” and the forgettable “Spidey”; simply put, a “murse”… Read More
MUSINGS– Being the mother of two young children, you often go to places you never thought you’d go, i.e. Chucky cheese, the interior of your toilet and quite possibly…the looney bin. With all the craziness of parenting, it makes sense that any chance to stop and take a breather is grabbed as quickly as you… Read More
Every new year millions of people make the resolution to get in shape and/or lose weight. Pulling into the parking lot of the gym today, I realized this year is no different. To be honest, it annoys me that I have to park all the way in the back of the lot when usually I can easily slide in right up… Read More
Remember the days when making a purchase was as simple as “cash or check”….here you go Ma’am, please come again”? Now our shopping experience has been hijacked by the demands of competition and the mad grab for consumer attention. Case in point, the dust has just settled on yet another shopping holiday and as I… Read More
Surprise! I’m not Oprah…yet. But if I could give you all my 2014 favorite things, I would…even if it was against “Stedman’s” wishes. Let’s just pretend for a minute this is the Oprah show circa 2004 and you have just hit the T.V. lottery with a ticket to my “Favorite Things” episode. Get ready for a… Read More
May your resolutions be attainable and your hangovers mild! The Bauble Blog: Best of 2014 Lion’s Mane Vintage Kleveland Clothing Steve Madden Opening at NE Street Style: Holy Houndstooth Batman! “Haute” Night Old Market More to come in 2015!
The holidays and football go together like milk and shake…and nothing brings the boys to the yard like the milkshake of a hefty man in a tiny shirt. I’m a Cornhusker, born and raised and while I watched and hoped for a Holiday Bowl victory, I was stunned to see one of my red and white… Read More
May your day be filled with laughter and love. Merry Christmas from Haute Bauble & The Bauble Blog!
It was around 5 AM Christmas morning and I had been abruptly woken by the sensation you get when you pee your pants! Honestly, I wasn’t all that surprised. I, and my body, had already succumb the hostile 9 month takeover of pregnancy. I figured since my boobs, butt and face had all exploded in… Read More
I know!…the Thanksgiving turkey is not in the oven yet; but I am sure it is thawing in the kitchen sink, so why not cave to the pressures of society and start thinking about Christmas. I love Christmas and I love giving great gifts especially to my gal pals. I wanted to put together a little “Girlfriends… Read More
It was January 2002 and I, along with my parents, had just spent a very long night traveling from Pasadena back to Las Vegas to catch the early bird flight out of the desert. With 9/11 only 4 months past, security and tensions were high. Having removed all my outerwear not once but twice and awaiting… Read More
I’m constantly reading and hearing this term “basic bitch” and BASICALLY, I’m lost. In my head I had an image of a simply dressed woman, maybe someone who didn’t care about her appearance or wouldn’t take fashion risks. However, after a glance around the Google-sphere, I found out I was sadly mistaken. It’s much more. By simply typing… Read More
Back in the day we were a country that made things, lots of things. When I shop for vintage, I love finding clothes with the “Made In America” tag. I’m patriotic. I love my country. I want to support it. (I even wore an American flag one piece bathing suit back in the 90’s. I… Read More