Archive for January, 2013

2013: beauty trends


Photo Credit: Sean Cunningham

If the runways from the Spring 2013 collections were any indication, the key word for beauty in 2013 is drama. Lots of it. Piled on eyes and lips, one at at time, or all at once – gasp! Well, fashion rules are always made to be broken, aren’t they? Get ready to make a statement, tartelettes! More >

winter necessities: tights


While we love charming hats and super-cute boots and maybe a hot toddy or two, tights rank at number one on our list of wintertime essentials. They give us the chance to wear our favorite filmy frocks year-round without looking ridiculous… or freezing our gams off. They’re practically magic. The best ones, we think, accentuate an outfit without distracting from it.  This season, we’ve shelved our bright tights of years past and replaced them with a repertoire of classic sheer and black patterns.

Here are a few of our favorite styles. More >

what does your eyeliner say about you?

Your eyes are the windows to your soul; let the world know how you feel with your eye makeup. Sly and sexy, or fearless and trendy…what’s your eyeliner personality? More >

our new year’s resolutions

Resolutions seem to most often involve the idea of looking and feeling better about oneself. There’s a reason why the most common answer to the question, “What’s your new year’s resolution?” is, inevitably, “Lose weight!” But this year, tartelettes, we’ve decided to go a different route. Rather than just obsessing over shedding pounds, we’re resolving to make a general effort to be healthier overall – both inside and out. We’ve broken down 5 ways that we’re going to reach said goal.

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