Fall Into The Gap

The Gap has previewed their Fall 2012 collection and it's super. They are finally returning to what they do best-cool, classic,style. The line features must-have basics like tailored wool blazers in rich autumnal hues, embellished sweaters, and classic khakis and denim (but with a cool, modern twist). They are plenty of statement pieces along with [...]

Pop Your Physique

Last Friday I did a post about barre workouts and today I'm going to introduce you to another amazing DVD collection. As you know, barre is my workout of choice, and this system is hardcore. Created by former ballet dancer Jennifer Williams, Pop Physique incorporates a ballet barre inspired exercise system into an efficient class [...]

Belly Up To The Barre

Regardless of how you felt about "Black Swan" (I loved it), there's no denying the fact that it sparked a workout revolution. Woman all over the world were suddenly flocking to ballet studios in order to achieve a dancer's body, and the phenomenon that is the "barre workout" was born. Barre workouts actually go back [...]

Nails On Pointe

I've shared my love of ballet with you all before. I think it's one of the most beautiful art forms and I always dreamed of being a ballerina (don't most girls?). One of the things I love the most are all the muted colors. The beige, pink, and white of ballet slippers, tutus, and leotards [...]

Pretty Little Flats

I have always been a fan of wearing ballet slippers. In junior high we wore real ones all over town (that could not have been good for our feet). There's just something so sweet and classic about them, and they can be very comfortable. Lucky for me, their popularity is at an all-time high and [...]

Ballet Beautiful

I really dislike working out. Growing up, I was fortunate enough not to have too. My adult life has been spent standing on my feet and running around stores and malls so it was easy to maintain. I knew when I lost my job back in May I was going to have to start doing [...]