52 Week Money Challenge

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New year, frugal you? Here’s a really simple savings plan that anyone can do and end up with about $1400 saved by the end of the year. It starts with saving $1 the first week,  $2 the second, and $3 the third…etc. Whether you’re working on reducing your debt, saving for a vacation,  or want to pump […]

The Savage Digest: Get the lowdown on Acne Scarring, Will You Buy A ‘Beast Jesus’ Tee?, and The 12 Best Foods For Your Diet

The Savage Digest- Get the lowdown on Acne Scarring, Will You Buy A 'Beast Jesus' Tee?, and The 12 Best Food For Your Diet

Beauty -{HuffPost} Acne Scars 101. Educate yourself on the dreaded hyper-pigmentation. The Huffington Posts gives the do’s/don’ts and separates myth from fact  in a recent post. The article also gives tips on how to lessen your chances to receive post acne marks/scars. We’re here for it! - {Refinery29}  There’s a CVS around the corner and you’re in NEED […]

Weave Files: Undetectable Wigs – A Hidden Treasure Revealed

Beyonce-Hairstyles-Photos-Brown-Layered-Look

Now I know the term WIG is something that we alllll would have frowned upon a few years ago! Wigs have always been something that were worn by necessity instead of style…but my my my have times changed! Before this New Age Wig Era, wigs were typically short, with tight curls, and tangled! LOL! I […]

Beauty Crush: Jada Pinkett Smith Attending New York Fashion Week Fall 2013

Jada Pinkett Smith New York Fashion Week Fall-Winter Vera Wang

Hey Savages! Happy hump day. We’re going to start this thing off right with a proper Beauty Crush. Jada Pinkett Smith is a gorgeous woman there’s no debating that. One look and you could never guess her age correctly! She recently was spotted attending the shows of New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2013 glowing like […]

Sounds & Visuals: “Water Runs Dry” – Boyz 2 Men

While we give our wonderful Culture curator Krystal a well deserved break …I decided to hit y’all with an oldie but goodie. Yes yes y’all real R&B , not that “urban contemporary” stuff that the Grammys was hollering on Sunday. Um, who else do you know that can sing and harmonize in a barren dry […]

Weave Files: Lace Closure Install- Pics,Tricks, & Tips

Lace Closure Install- Pics,Tricks, & Tips-Install With and Without Concealer

Hey Savages! I know I’ve been promising this for the longest, even teasing instagram with pictures of the progress. I finally got around to putting together the post , so here it is a lace closure 101… from the savage perspective.     I was put on to lace closure via the lovely hairnistas of […]

Culture: Jack Daniel’s Honors Frank Sinatra with Sinatra Select Bottle

Culture- Jack Daniel's Honors Frank Sinatra with Sinatra Select Bottle

okay! Stone me, it has been a hot minute since I’ve posted anything design or art related , since I had a bigger vision for the blog. But I am back with something very interesting that literally forced me to write about it, the Sinatra Select Bottle of Jack Daniel’s.     Honoring the legendary […]

Vintage Sounds & Visuals: “Go DJ” Lil Wayne

Today’s Vintage Sound & Visual is in celebration of Mr. Carter’s 29th birthday! Fresh off those 2004 Nawlins streets Lil Wayne’s Go DJ broke him into the commercial realm of the music industry and the rest is history. Dear Weezy F Baby (and the F is for wtF have you been rapping about recently), I […]

Beauty Beasts: Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Beauty Days 5 & 6

Yandy Smith and Olivia at OK Magazine's 5th Annual Fashion Week Celebreation

Happy 100 posts Savagely Yours!!! Ah I am excited! Firstly thank you to all of our readers we truly appreciate you and to show our gratitude we’ll be posting a giveaway soon! Thanks again, let’s jump into the post now shall we? Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Beauty – Days 5 & 6 were filled with […]

Beauty: Romantic Fall – Bronze and Brown Makeup Look

Romantic Fall Brown 3

My love for pinterest has been expressed all throughout the site and it doesn’t end . So here, taking inspiration from this technique and Brown Makeup look : I decided to supply you savage beauties (especially those of you on a budget) with a Romantic bronze and brown look for the fall. What I used: Maybelline […]

Pin Up: Indiecouture Magazine Branding by Kiss Miklos

Kiss Miklos Indiecouture Magazine Branding

Branding when done right can be striking! Kiss Miklos accomplishes this below These posts are inspiring pieces that pop up on my pinboards over at Pinterest. Follow me ( /savageness ) to link to them.

Pin Up: Daniel Craig’s Esquire Magazine Cover by Rebecca Chew

rebecca chew esquire magazine cover

Hand-written Type is always a pleasure to see . Here, graphic designer and art director Rebecca Chew does it beautifully These posts are inspiring pieces that pop up on my pinboards over at Pinterest. Follow me ( /savageness ) to link to them.

Pin Up: Viktor Hertz Coffee and Cigarettes Poster

Viktor Hertz Coffee and Cigarettes Poster

Happy Monday! as I’m developing this thing for ampersands they keep popping up on pinterest, which doesn’t bother me! but check out the latest below, clever!    These posts are inspiring pieces that pop up on my pinboards over at Pinterest. Follow me ( /savageness ) to link to them.  

Pin Up: Moshik Nadav’s Playful Ampersand

Moshik Nadav's Playful Ampersand

Arrest me! I’m guilty of slacking on the pin ups but at last I have found something I am proud to pin on Savagely yours! These posts are inspiring pieces that pop up on my pinboards over at Pinterest. Follow me ( /savageness ) to link to them.

Pin Up: Film Commission Chile Campaign

Film Commission Chile Poster

These posts are photographs only, that pop up on my pinboards over at Pinterest. Follow me ( /savageness )to link to them.

Pin Up: George Lois Esquire Magazine Cover

George Lois Esquire Magazine Cover

These posts are photographs only, that pop up on my pinboards over at Pinterest. Follow me ( /savageness )to link to them.

Pin Up: Guimarães JAZZ 2009 Poster

Guimarães JAZZ 2009 Poster

These posts are photographs only, that pop up on my pinboards over at Pinterest. Follow me ( /savageness )to link to them.

Sounds & Visuals: “Bury My Heart” K.Michelle

Sounds & Visuals! Every week I break you off with a Throwback  ( Old School Music Video) and a You Heard that? ( Something New). Comment on them as you please! Todays’s new joint comes a day early…. it’s K.Michelle’s Bury My heart which is available on Itunes .  As all of you should already […]

Pin Up: Nashville Police Department 5k Run Poster

Nashville Police 5k Run Poster

  These posts are photographs only, that pop up on my pinboards over at Pinterest. Follow me ( /savageness )to link to them.

Color Enthused: Are We Becoming More Blue? The History of Movie Posters Shows & Proves

Color Distribution for Movie Posters

On his interactive website Software engineer Vijay Pandurangan sets out to prove his theory . That theory being “ Movie posters have become more dark and more blue over the years.” The interactive website chronicles movie posters from 1914 to the present with charts and graphs showing the distribution of color.  Could what we’ve been witnessing and all […]

Pin Up: Ryan Sievert’s Outliers Poster

Ryan Sievert Outliers Poster

These posts are photographs only, that pop up on my pinboards over at Pinterest. Follow me ( /savageness )to link to them.  

Graphic Design: THE WORLD’S FIRST AND ONLY COMPLETELY HONEST RÉSUMÉ OF A GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Graphic Design-THE WORLD’S FIRST AND ONLY COMPLETELY HONEST RÉSUMÉ OF A GRAPHIC DESIGNER

I kicked and screamed with laughter!!  I could not have chosen a better field to go into . Looking to older and more established designers for constant inspiration and advice, I stumbled across this bluntly honest resume while combing through the links posted by Nubbytwiglet . Here’s a snippet from the resume: I’d be hard pressed […]

Colorenthused: Nude & Pasty with a Punch of Color

Nude and Pasty with a Punch of Color

“Summa Summa Summa Time….” *sings Will Smith’s Summer theme song* . The official start to summer is less than a week away ! Rejoice for longer days  and shorter nights, bright stars, and warm conversations under moonlight will ensue. Keeping it cool and calm for the summer I’ve conjured up a palette  that is awesome […]