Week in Review: 11/18-11/24

A lot to be thankful for this week..including beauty!  What we discussed:

How I am learning to fascinate — like all things beautiful Weekend Observations: Attract, Fascinate, Enthrall — Tricks of the Trade

Kate Moss Photos…for auction?  Come on!  Pic of the Week: An Exhibit that Rubs Me the Wrong Way 

More juicy beauty-in-culture reading More to Love: Additions to the Reading List

Have a wonderful end-of-a-long weekend!

Week in Review: 11/11-11/16

Not a typical week @ Beautyskew but we were able to share a bit of our views on beauty-in-culture.  See below:

Among Sandy’s victims were the shore side amusement parks.  While they may have seemed kitsch or gaudy to some, for others they held strong memories. Luckily they were photographed in these beautiful pics Pic of the Week: Who Ever Though Amusement Parks Had so Much Beauty & Emotion?

While we should celebrate the beauty of ALL children, are pageants the way to do it?Should There Be Beauty Pageants for Kids With Special Needs?

That’s all folks.  Will be back to normal next week 🙂

Week in Review: 12/4-12/10

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A week full of activities in Israel slowed us up a bit but couldn’t keep beauty off the mind 🙂  Here’s what we discussed:

Memphis may have some beautiful sides to it but nothing beats the beauty of NYC Weekend Observations: Would I Would Trade for A Nice Mash-Up

In keeping with the theme of beauty in NYC, another beautiful sight: The Comicon crew! Pic of the week: Comicon Pleasure

Beauty-in-culture reading stripped from the headlines More to Love: Addition To The Reading List

See you all back on the other side soon!

Week in Review: 10/28-11/3

Sandy wreaked havoc this week in NYC but thankfully we’re all safe and Beautyskew stayed on 🙂  Here’s what we shared:

Why do I have a pavlovian response to high heels?  Can I change it? Weekend Observations: Will this Addiction Ever Cease?

Take a look at the wild, crazy, ALIVE hair on the heads of young female Disney characters … finally they look like the active girls we’re trying to raise! Disney Hairstyles Are Finally Changing to Keep Up With Feminism

More juicy beauty-in-culture reading More to Love: Additions to The Reading List

To all of you New Yorkers/New Jersey-ites/Connecticut friends, we hope you get back to normal soon.

Week In Review: 10/21-10/27

Finally, in NYC the whole week!  But we’ve been swamped so its been a “short week.”  Here’s what went down @ Beautyskew:

There’s a new “F” bomb to steer clear of in the English language…and my daughter has used it already!  Weekend Observations: New “F” Bomb

Why naked men have been pretty much ignored in the art scene Naked Men Have Gotten The Short End of the Stick

Can a hurricane be beautiful?  Your thoughts…

 

Week in Review: 10/14-11/20

On the road AGAIN but we still couldn’t stop ourselves from “talking beauty.”  Here’s a taste of what we discussed:

Want to rid yourselves of all that bad energy from the office? Have a read…Weekend Observations: Purify Me Baby!

Beauty surrounds us … even while waiting in line at the airport Pic of the Week: Beauty Can Creep Up Anywhere

Another reason beauty matters so much: it may actually make us healthier, especially when combined with tech. Beauty & Tech: Why This Marriage Matters So Much 

Hot-off-the presses beauty-in-culture reading More to Love: Additions to the Reading List

Enjoy being home this weekend…I know I do

Week in Review: 10/7-10/12

A week full of holidays, work and beauty!

Why is it that I can’t control the urge to compare myself to others?  But is that so bad in the end? Weekend Observations: When Will I Stop Comparing?

This pic did something to me…its just a hair style…what gives?  Pic of the Week: This Just Struck Me and I Don’t Know Why

Why are pictures the best way to capture beauty and how has our relationship to visual story-telling changed?The Beauty of Pictures

More juicy beauty-in-culture reading More to Love: Additions to The Reading List

Brrr….the cold has set in…but so has winter fashions…woo hoo!  Enjoy wearing them this weekend!

Week in Review: 9/30-10/6

On Colorado with the politicos this week!  And here’s what happened @Beautyskew:

After years of business travel, I see how women get the raw deal Weekend Observations: When Will Fem Biz Travelers gets Recognized?

A bizarre new beauty trend in Japan Pic of the Week: Bagel Head Beauties

More fascinating beauty-in-culture reading More to Love: Additions to the Reading List

Enjoy the weekend!

Week in Review: 9/23-9/29


From older models to make-up on men, this week @Beautyskew we discussed a lot of juicy stuff.  Take a look:
From top hats to morning coats, there’s something nice about keeping a pompous dress code alive Weekend Observations: When Pompous is Good
While her daughter may be invited to all the cool events, Isabella still has it going on Pic of the Week: Isabella — You Look Great!
Men wearing lipstick?  Just another day at the office in S. Korea Beauty is Power: Just Ask S. Korean Men
We’ve curated the latest and greatest beauty-in-culture reading More to Love: Additions to The Reading List

Wearing sweaters yet?  You may just have go shopping for some this weekend!

Week in Review: 9/15-9/22


A week full of praying and traveling!
Why is it that some people can totally ruin the experience for others?  Weekend Observations: Is There Such A Thing As Gym Etiquette?
So what’s the deal?  Should we tell our children they’re beautiful even if they’re not? Should We Give Our Children False Hopes?
Add to your list of great beauty-in-culture reading More to Love: Additions to the Reading List
Enjoy the end of summer!