Stars deal with soaring temperatures and humidity, too, and they know that there’s no better way to beat the heat than with a chic summer ponytail. From high and bumped-up to teased and tousled, we’ve rounded up a list of our favorite ponytail styles, along with expert tips to achieve the looks yourself. Click through the photos to see how Blake Lively, Kim Kardashian and Penelope Cruz lend their star style to the updo!
To celebrate turning 40, Maybelline Great Lash Mascara got a makeover! Tracy Reese (inset right), Vivienne Tam and Max Azria designed limited editions of the eye makeup’s signature packaging. The three new looks include a graphic floral print (shown), black lace and Chinese characters, and will be available in Target stores beginning in August. For only $6.99 it’s a quick and easy way to add some designer style to your makeup drawer!
If you’ve always wanted to own something by the legendary Alexander McQueen, but don’t want to blow your budget, Colette has you covered! The French boutique just released a $50 pencil set printed with vibrant tribal motifs taken from McQueen’s iconic Spring/Summer 2010 collection. Though Colette is based in Paris, the pack can be ordered at the shop’s website Collete.fr. Note-taking just got a little more stylish!
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The Row‘s Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are lending their style to Toms Shoes! The sisters debuted their capsule collection for the brand, and it features the signature Toms flats done up in cashmere and wool. “Having the opportunity to be a part of something so meaningful has made the collaboration with Toms so special to everyone at The Row,” Mary-Kate Olsen said in a statement. At $140 a pair, the shoes are marked at a much lower-price point than the rest of the Olsens’ designer label, and for each pair purchased, one will be given to a child in need. Click through the gallery to see the collection!