As we charge headlong into spring (seriously, how is it April already?! Slow your freaking roll, 2019), I’ve been thinking a lot about change. We all know the saying, “April showers bring May flowers,” but it’s not really accurate, is it? I mean, it’s lovely to say out loud and I like that it brings up fond childhood memories of paper cut-out flowers and glee-filled … Continue reading On When the Grass is Greener
Okay guys, let’s talk about what’s going on in your bedroom. Wait, that sounds sexual. Specifically, what’s happening on your bed. Nope, just made it worse. What I mean to say is, today we’re talking about bedding for men. Because the way you dress your bed says as much about your style as the clothes you put on your back. Assuming you’ve upgraded from your … Continue reading What Guys Need to Know About Bedding
It’s a new month — and a new look! —on Style Girlfriend. Fresh strawberries. A fresh haircut. A certified fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air! It’s (almost) always a good thing to be fresh. But we’ll get to that… And there’s no time of year more fresh than spring. We’ve jumped the gun a little, maybe, sharing our favorite t-shirts for … Continue reading Welcome to Fresh Month!
Let’s be honest. It’s a lot easier to commit to decorating (or redecorating) when you’re able to keep the process affordable. Thankfully, that no longer translates directly to: floor-to-ceiling Ikea in your home. Of course, I would never knock an IKEA trip to round out home or apartment essentials, but don’t be afraid to think outside the Swedish retailer box when it comes to inexpensive home … Continue reading Style on a Budget: 25 Home Decor Pieces under $1,000
I have a tendency to get intimidated by intellectual, long-form essays and philosophical arguments. I am still too scared to use the phrase “intersectionality” in conversation for fear I’ll somehow Yogi Berra it. Maybe it’s the communications degree tucked in my desk drawer that keeps me humble. Maybe it’s my midwestern humility. But the idea of discussing how the world works in can sometimes feel … Continue reading What is the Female Gaze and Why Should I Look For It?