Be Prepared with Tips from Celebrity Stylist Lindsay Hillyard
For celebrities, February is a busy red-carpet month, with the Grammy Awards scheduled for Feb. 13 th and the Oscars scheduled for Feb. 27 th . But for the rest of us, February is a big event month too, as many of us put that extra effort into planning a big night out for Valentines Day!
If youre planning a special night out with your significant other, or even a girls night out with friends, you need to be prepared for any minor mishaps that could put a damper on the evening. Celebrity stylist Lindsay Hillyard has styled everyone from Jay-Z, Ciara and Prince, to televisions top entertainment news anchors, and she has tips and tricks that are part of her stylist black bag that you need to know to handle any mishap during special events. In this segment, she will discuss tips including:
Electrical and Double-sided Tape: Celebs use them; you can too! How these household items can be a quick-fix for rips, wardrobe malfunctions, jewelry issues, and more.
Sharpies: Youve got the little black dress; but you also need the little black marker in your handbag!
Incognito feminine protection: Theres nothing worse than being caught unprepared when your time of the month arrives; the discreet items you need on-hand.
Safety pins: Need to hide a bra strap or a stain? Lindsay will show you how!
More information about Lindsays tricks of the trade will be available at: www.stylistblackbag.com
More About Lindsay Hillyard: Lindsay Hillyard began her career by studying fashion design and merchandising at Iowa State University. While studying, opportunity knocked at her door, when she began working in the wardrobe department of a local venue that hosted big acts. She has assisted in styling Cher, Cyndi Lauper, Elton John, Billy Joel, Aerosmith, Dixie Chicks and Prince. After graduating, she was asked to join Princes Musicology tour, where Lindsay dressed Prince and his band. After the Musicology tour, she joined Jay-Z and R. Kelly for the Best of Both Worlds tour. She has since styled T.I., Ciara, Ne-Yo, Young Jeezy and became the lead stylist for recording artist Chrisette Michelle. She was also the in-house stylist at Black Entertainment Television, responsible for styling all VJs and news anchors. Lindsays upcoming work includes wardrobe styling for a play and a short film.
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