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Ladies Who Launch: KCADesign

April 27, 2018 by

I first met Kris Ammon in a Design District showroom drooling over vintage Natuzzi chairs and Oushak rugs. Undeniably chic and smart, I instantly formed a girl crush on this female entrepreneur. A couple of Insta DM’s later and Kris, founder of KCADesign, has given SMUStyle the low down on how she got started, what fuels her insane artistic skills, and the simple – but necessary – steps to take your drab Louis Vuitton Neverfull to new heights.  Continue Reading

About Alegra Volpe

Proud South Texan that's never met a parmesan truffle fry I didn't like. Harper's Bazaar devotee and lover of rooftops, Sofia Coppola films and anything vintage. A typical daydream includes lounging on a Mexican beach.

DIY R&R

April 20, 2018 by

If you’re like me and your friends are all headed to the spa today, and you want the same treatment without breaking the bank then I have a solution for you. Continue Reading

About Chase Piper

Brunette and bubbly- you'll always catch me sporting a new pair of sneakers with any outfit. Kendrick Lamar is my idol and if I'm not listening to him then I'm jamming to old school rap and online shopping on Revolve. I'm from Denver, I'm a victim of OCD and can't go through the week without hitting the juice bar at Equinox. I live for lighting a candle and binge watching Netflix.

Goop is Back, Back Again

April 17, 2018 by

I think I died and woke up in the Goop Store…

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About Maggie Borders

Celebrity stuck in a Joe-Shmo body. Loves: High Ceilings, Rose Wednesdays, maximalist accessories. Hates: Crocs, horror movies, when people say the word "nippy." Currently working on my fear of online shopping and waiting for the addition of the disco ball emoji.

Feeling Green

April 9, 2018 by

With Earth Day coming up on April 22nd, I figured what better time to embark on a green initiative than by switching to a natural beauty routine. The natural beauty industry has been gaining significant traction for some years now, and I’ve always wondered where a good place to start was. So, I decided to contact the “green queens” over at The Greenway Shop to answer every one of my questions. Continue Reading

Have You Met My Girl Whitney?

March 29, 2018 by

I’d like to introduce you to a friend who always makes me feel better after seeing her.

No, I’m not talking about my highlight girl…or my therapist (although, they both perform wonders on my self-esteem).

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About Mary-Bennett Sigal

An aspiring artist and fashionista, you'll rarely see me without light blue polish on my nails. A firm believer that any problem can be solved with a glass of red and spaghetti bolognese. Usually wearing some element of fur, they like to call me a girly-girl. The perfect accessory? Kindness and a dry sense of humor.

Spring Break (wellness) Shots

March 2, 2018 by

Don’t get it twisted. These shots are actually good for you. Continue Reading

About Chase Piper

Brunette and bubbly- you'll always catch me sporting a new pair of sneakers with any outfit. Kendrick Lamar is my idol and if I'm not listening to him then I'm jamming to old school rap and online shopping on Revolve. I'm from Denver, I'm a victim of OCD and can't go through the week without hitting the juice bar at Equinox. I live for lighting a candle and binge watching Netflix.

Leaseful’s Chicest Ambassador: Paola Valenzuela

February 5, 2018 by

Last week, I got to chat with my dear friend and Leaseful’s newest ambassador, Paola Valenzuela. Cosmopolitan, stylish and sophisticated are just a few words to describe this gal – keep reading to get a taste on this showstopper’s latest jaunt.

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About Alegra Volpe

Proud South Texan that's never met a parmesan truffle fry I didn't like. Harper's Bazaar devotee and lover of rooftops, Sofia Coppola films and anything vintage. A typical daydream includes lounging on a Mexican beach.

Barry’s Bootcamp in D-Town

February 2, 2018 by

Lately there’s been lots of buzz surrounding the new workout studio, Barry’s Bootcamp, so obviously I had to go see what all the hype was about for myself – Hint: I wasn’t disappointed.

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About Cairo Kim

If I'm not eating sushi or binge watching my newest Netflix addiction you can probably find me at soul cycle or in soul cycle attire. Obnoxious, I know. Originally from sunny California and infected with the travel bug at a very young age, I'm just happy to be here!

Haircare Away From Home: Dallas

February 1, 2018 by

We all understand the stress of being away from your trusted hometown hairdresser. This incredible human is not only your hairdresser, but they are your best friend/therapist who will give you their honest opinion on any topic discussed (i.e. to break up with the boyfriend or to not go for the bangs). Finding a perfect hairdresser to trust with your life is no easy feat. What is even scarier, is the fear of a bad haircut.

So naturally, given the reasons listed above among countless others, trying to find a hairdresser in a new city can be incredibly daunting. That’s why I figured I would give you the gift that keeps on giving – a list of the best people and places in Dallas (according to my trusted, fabulous friends) to get your hair done!

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About Sarah Smith

An avid doodler and restaurant enthusiast, I spend my days exploring Dallas with friends and plotting future adventures. Favorite things of mine include iced tea, contemporary art, Paper Magazine, a good bath, and my Vizsla Lola.