Posts by Lauren Townsend

Style Recap: Cannes Film Festival 2015

The Cannes Film Festival is always full of memorable fashion moments. This year’s festival opened on Wednesday night in France. The fashions were bold, glamorous and full of life. Trends included colorful, fitted gowns; interesting textures and embellishments; and understated jewelry. We’re seeing less statement necklaces and more delicate earrings, bracelets and rings. Take a look at some of the highlights:   All eyes were on Natalie Portman, the lady in red, since the moment she walked in. Portman showed up in a gorgeous, fitted gown by Dior. Photo by: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images, E! Online Lupita Nyong’o outdid herself once again. The star showed up in a vibrant green chiffon gown by Gucci. The gown combined bold color and unique floral embellishments. Is there any color she doesn’t look fantastic in? Photo by: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images, E! Online Naomi Watts wore a daring gown by Elie Saab composed

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How to Dress for Your Job Interview

So You Got the Interview… Now What Will You Wear? Congratulations—you’re on your way! After countless hours of tweaking your LinkedIn profile, writing cover letters, and submitting a never ending stream of job applications, you finally managed to land an interview. The next step is preparing for the big day. Not only do you need to study the company website and come up with a list of questions to impress the interviewer, but you also need to figure out what to wear. Don’t panic. We’re here to help. A college professor once informed my female classmates and I to “Always wear classic, simple pieces to an interview. You don’t want to distract the interviewer by wearing something inappropriate.” She suggested wearing a combination of black and white and always making sure to wear the appropriate length when opting for a skirt or a dress. “When in doubt, wear pants,” she said. As for jewelry, she suggested pearls. While

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