Braids are always in. Whether you are trying to keep up with the latest trends or just style your second day hair, there are braids that are both age appropriate and easily achievable. No matter how you look at it, a braid is the perfect way to finish your look.
You don’t have to ride horses to wear sexy riding boots! This is one type of footwear that makes a statement. They can give you that air of sophistication you have been looking for while adding a touch of style to your wardrobe. Unlike any other shoes, riding boots can be paired with a few key pieces to help you create a classic look. Check out the video to see just how to get the fit right, and then read on to find out three great ways to wear them!
My recipe for Mother’s Linzer Cookies makes me think of my mother, and my childhood. My mother would have me baking from early December right through the holidays, and this cookie is one of my favorite. I hope you, and yours, enjoy it, too.
My Eight-Treasure Rice dish gets its name from its mixed pedigree. The dish is partly based upon eight-treasure rice, which is a traditional Chinese pudding. However, I have mixed that with jong zi, which is a dim sum made up of savory pork and rice. My end result is a mixture of these, without the meat. This is truly an all-in-one dish, a full meal in one wok that both meat eaters and those who are meat-averse will love!
My Arroz Con Pollo is a classic Latin dish. It is one of those great recipes that includes recognizable ingredients and is just easy to make. It can be served at an elegant dinner or a cozy family meal. This recipe is my Colombian version, and it was my favorite dish growing up.
This recipe is one that I love to grill up on a hot summer night. In Australia, we grill all year long, and living near the ocean seafood is one of our favorite things to grill up. Try this recipe any night you want to make it feel like summer.
A ‘smart’ home is one in which everything is connected by a network, and you simply need one device to control them. Not only can you control everything from one device, such as your phone or laptop , but you can also do it remotely—you don’t even have to be there!
There are a number of reasons to drink a healthy smoothie every morning (or every afternoon for that matter). They are quick and easy to make (especially if you have a Nutribullet blender!), great for any detox, and help you on your way to consuming the recommended daily allowance of fruits and veggies.
I had the opportunity early this year to travel to Malaysia on a Field Visit with the U.S. Fund for UNICEF. UNICEF takes corporate partners and donors on field visits periodically to share with their dedicated partners firsthand what UNICEF does in the field. HSN Cares launched as a national sponsor of Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF in the fall of 2013 and I was invited since I manage the national and global charity partnerships for HSN Cares.
Need a winner at this year's tailgate party? Whenever I think about bringing a dish to a party my first thought is always go with something that's easy to prep and easy to eat. Guacamole is usually a safe bet to bring, but if you want to impress your friends try adding a little spin to it. This recipe only takes a half hour to prepare and delicious side item for anyone without a shellfish allergy!
Apply two coats of Autumn In New York. Wait two minutes to dry between each coat. Using 12th Sthreet Rag, paint a simple stripe from the bottom outside corner of your nail to the middle of the other side to create a diagonal angle. Using I’ll Tak...
As Nur talks about in this week’s video, playing with your lip color is an easy and quick way to update your beauty look. It can transform your make up from day to night with just one product or give you that added ‘wow!’ factor when you need a pick me up. I have a few of my own tips and tricks to make applying and using lip products a little bit easier....
If you’re a makeup wearer, then nailing the perfect foundation application is key. The right foundation serves as the canvas for your other products, but with the wide array of formulas and application tools available, it can be a bit tricky to get perfect. Thankfully, Nur’s latest video breaks the process down into a few bite-sized steps so that it has never been easier to achieve a flawless face...
Depending on which Fall Fashion 2014 guide you googled you'll see that designers are dictating trends that range across a variety of looks. Some of the different looks I’ve heard about include Orange, Gold & Blue matchy-match to 60's dresses, Novelty prints, Leopard...
Well I have to tell you something I've learned. You don't appreciate a lot of simple things in your life till it's taken away from you. In this case mobility and being able to get around to go to the store, or down to the shop, or travel to the show just to name a few.
Even though it’s still warm outside, fall fashions start hitting the floors this month at your favorite boutiques. It’s my very favorite season of the year to try out new beauty products, so I’m already craving the ankle boots, moto jackets, and a gorgeous bold lip.
During the week long mini-series of American Dreams from August 12th to the 17th, HSN is celebrating the journeys that some of our most iconic brands like Adrienne, Heidi Daus and others went through to achieve their dreams. Get an exclusive look back at some of these extended interviews with all your favorite brands on how they got their start.
I wanted to share some special behind the scene moments of my design and engineering process. Here at Heidi Daus, I train all my staffers on the concept of luxury costume jewelry. Every single piece is really thought out, I take the utmost care in sourcing my materials and the crystals we use in our jewelry. Each crystal must sit perfectly within each casting and each piece is truly a labor of love.
HSN is celebrating Colleen Lopez's 20th anniversary as a host, but there are still things you may not know about her, so we sat down with her to learn about some of her favorite products and her time leading up to becoming one of HSN’s most beloved hosts.
Full brows and thick lashes will always be a young and healthy look. Some people (my sister being one of them) are blessed by Mother Nature in these areas, whereas others (like me) are not, and therefore have to work a little harder. As Nur demonstrates in the video above, it’s all about how you apply your beauty products.
HSN is celebrating Bill Green's 20th anniversary as a host, but there are still things you may not know about him, so we sat down with him to learn about some of his favorite products and his time leading up to becoming one of HSN’s most beloved hosts.
Executive Chef from DreamWorks shares a recipe for short ribs inspired from the movie The Hundred-Foot Journey. This filling entree serves six so if you're looking for an excuse to get the family together this will surely make getting everyone to the dinner table an easy task.