[Video] :: ELLE Magazine + Maybelline New York + Carrie Hammer

A few days before New York Fashion Week kicked off and I walked in my first show, I was invited to NYC for the ELLE Magazine + Maybelline New York + Carrie Hammer video shoot.  Believe it or not, this 3 minute video took all day to shoot (think 7am - 7pm) and a few weeks to edit. Read on for photos + video.

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Fast Five // 3.5.15

Fast five, similar to the former ICYMI, is an afternoon slate of short-form articles. Genuine Joy editors & writers will select one article from each sector and give you a two-sentence synopsis as well as the link to where you can read the remainder of the article.  Here is today's 3.5.15:

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Our New Look

We have been working hard to recreate the look of our site, which includes more about what we've done, what we do and where we're going as we look towards the future.  Genuine Joy has brought on another contributor -- an official introduction coming next week-- and a new client. While we know it's the same day as the House of Cards Season 3 launch, take a few minutes to check out the new look!

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How To: Find a Local Watering Hole

I grew up with parents who always frequented a local watering hole - a place where they new the bartender, new the drinks, new the menu, and felt at home. It’s not that they needed to drink, it’s that they need a port in their storm. Somewhere to shake off the day, share their tales, and laugh. Here are some tips on how to find your spot! -- Briana Berg

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1000 Words

If you're like me, you too can get lost for hours on sites like Pinterest and Tumblr.  On Pinterest, between the DIY and recipes, I see possibility and on Tumblr, I find beauty and inspiration.  Both are great resources to mentally check out for a few moments during the day and provide visual eye candy. 

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