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MELSANV MADE: The Julie and Alma Handbag

By | March 17th, 2017|MELSANV MADE|

This post today hits so close to home because without these women I would quite literally not be here today. With all of the insane love and support this week, I wanted to end the week with an introduction to two women that I hold so close to my heart. Meet the Alma handbag! Alma [...]

MELSANV MADE: The Chloe and Nikol Handbag

By | March 16th, 2017|DIY, Fashion, MELSANV MADE|

So far, you've had the chance to meet Ileana, Amy and Jazmin, and now Chloe and Nikol! Two amazing and head-strong women I feel like I've know my entire life. Let's jump into their stories! Meet The Chloe handbag. She's the loudest in the bunch. You can see her from a mile away and something [...]

MELSANV MADE: The Amy and Jazmin Handbag

By | March 15th, 2017|MELSANV MADE|

I'm so excited to share 2 more handbags with you today! Each bag has her own story and I've been worked up all week hoping that I do my girls justice. They're both so special to me and I hope you love them! Leave me a comment and let me know which handbag fits your [...]

MELSANV MADE: The Ileana Crossbody Handbag

By | March 14th, 2017|Fashion, MELSANV MADE|

If you’ve been offline for the past few weeks or you don’t follow me on social media (rude), you may have missed my exciting new business venture announcement: handbag making! Let me flashback to my last post where I shared my first outfit at New York Fashion Week and my handmade floral bag. It didn’t [...]

NYFW Day 1: Outfit Details and How I Prep for Fashion Week

By | February 28th, 2017|Fashion, Travel|

My name is Mel. It's been 17 days since my last fashion show and I'm having major withdrawals. (in unison) *HI, MEL!* If you followed along on my IG stories or watched my NYFW vlog, you might've seen this bright pink getup that I wore to the Tanya Taylor FW17 show. I was introduced to [...]

NYFW Fall/Winter 2017 Vlog

By | February 22nd, 2017|Fashion, MELSANV TV|

Getting to attend New York Fashion Week for the first time in the Fall/Winter season was definitely a challenge but 100% worth it. I feel so lucky to have covered so much goodness backstage and really made some incredible connections this time around. I can't wait to see Spring/Summer looks in September. Huge thanks to [...]

DIY: At Home Chrome Nails

By | January 24th, 2017|Beauty, DIY, MELSANV TV|

I caught wind of the chrome nails trend on instagram and hopped on that pretty little wagon because, HELLO? CHROME. NAILS. I was intrigued by a few brands but found this Mirano Pigment set local and figured I'd give it a shot! I've listed the tools + instructions below. Have you tried the chrome nail [...]

Gold + Glittered Birthday Smokey Eye ft. Maybelline

By | January 6th, 2017|Beauty, MELSANV TV, Review|

Another year, another glammed up birthday look! My birthday was yesterday and while I'm out in FL celebrating with my family, I wanted to share this look with you in case your bday is around the corner and wanted to try something fun. Every year, I like to push my makeup skills a little and [...]

Style 77: Letting Go

By | December 28th, 2016|Fashion, Style|

I'm BACK!!! And so excited to be, too. What's the deal? Where have I been? For starters, I'm a MF MRS (!!!!!!)! We did it. We finally tied the knot and I've been living on a cloud ever since. While I have SO much to say, and so many things I want to share about [...]

A San Francisco Mint Bridal Editorial: Part III of III

By | October 14th, 2016|Editorial, Fashion, Style, Wedding|

Well, beauties! Our three part series (did you miss Part I or Part II?) has finally come to an end but I think it's safe to say that we saved the best for last? So, let's jump right into this look! This look goes out to all of my bad-ass brides. The girls who really [...]