Why I Get Tattoos

So I’ve been getting tattoos for a few years now. At first I did it for a sense of rebelliousness, but then it became to symbolize moments and stories in my life that I wanted…
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Cherry Bomb

Kat and I got to play dress-up last night for Spoonful Magazine’s amazing Spring Community Dinner. Held in the Stotesbury Mansion in Rittenhouse, the venue itself was absolutely incredible. Perfect for an intimate wedding if…
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Cyber Monday Deals - MelissaAlam.com

What’s All The Fuss About?

I figured I’d do a roundup of all of my favorite Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals going on this weekend. Some are worth the splurge as they’ll most likely never be as cheap as they are…
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Geek Chic Shirts | MelissaAlam.com

Geek Chic

This one is for all of my geeky sisters out there in need of a t-shirt to express thyself. Here’s my roundup of four “geek chic” shirts that really share the love of design and…
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Kate Spade Tech Gifts

Why must I suffer? Being in this whole blogging world, I’ve come across my fair share of cute Kate Spade items here and there. So I said to myself, “Okay Melissa, go check out KateSpade.com”…
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Philly Blog Love’s First Twitter Chat!

Join us tomorrow night as we have our first style chat! The cool part – one lucky attendee will be chosen at random to win a $200 gift card to Nordstrom thanks to our lovely sponsor…
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Model Behavior

I recently went to NYC for a photoshoot with my new friend and an amazing fashion photographer named Suni. We met actually more than a year ago at a Philly Style Bloggers event, and ever since…
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Like Phillip Lim?

So do I heehee. Join me at the launch of Phillip Lim’s Holiday 2013 collection this Thursday at Saks Fifth Avenue in Bala Cynwyd. I’ll be there from 11-4:00pm so I hope to see you…
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Oxblood Lips | MelissaAlam.com

Lipstick Time

This weekend, I’m craving some oxblood-colored lips. One of my favorite fall colors and trends, oxblood was a huge hit last year and has come back again this year (yay!). It’s time I shy away…
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Kembrel Party Fall into Fall | MelissaAlam.com

Fall Into Fall with Kembrel

A few photos from Kembrel’s latest event hosted by fashion bloggers Anh and Sabir! I stopped in the next day after the party and got myself a fun ban.do iPhone case and new dress (60% of…
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  • FIFA after dark haha. Happy birthday Warren! 27 is gonna be a good year yo! #leoseason #augustleos 😂⚽️🎂
  • Learn how to make chicken tikka masala and tandoori chicken the RIGHT way from the chefs and owner of @tandoorfishtown this THURSDAY! 🤤🤤🤤 Come hungry but leave full and happy thanks to our next event with @bestbite. Tickets are $30 and include 3+ courses of delicious and savory Indian dishes, plus some great conversation with fellow foodies. 🥘 Check out the link in @bestbite's bio for ticket info! 🎟🎟🎟. P.S. @priyankachopra may or may not attend...only way to find out is to come through! #bestbite #foodieevents #tandoorfishtown
  • Accurate future photo of me in Italy at the end of this month. Currently trying to figure out a what to do, eat and see for the 8 days I'm there and it's so overwhelming. Also nervous that I may fall in love with the country too much and not come back. 🤷🏽‍♀️ Anyway, send me recs for Rome - Sorrento - Venice! #romanholiday