Wednesday, March 5 2014 11:11 AM EST2014-03-05 16:11:34 GMT
BLYTHEVILLE, AR (KAIT) - Poor road conditions have stranded hundreds of motorists in Region 8. Most, along I-55 in Mississippi County. "We were all the way in Missouri on foot just walking," Shondra WrightMore >>
Roughly 50 Region 8 residents from Blytheville area churches and organizations spent hundreds of dollars and hours of their time walking along I-55 bringing food and water to those stranded motorists.More >>
Wednesday, March 5 2014 8:16 AM EST2014-03-05 13:16:07 GMT
(WMC-TV) - Traffic remains at a standstill on Interstate 55 in Arkansas as Tuesday night after some drivers have been stranded for hours. Other motorists pulled over for the night and will wait untilMore >>
Traffic remains at a standstill on Interstate 55 in Arkansas Tuesday night after some drivers have been stranded for hours.More >>
Wednesday, March 5 2014 7:14 AM EST2014-03-05 12:14:43 GMT
The wintry weather that has moved into south Louisiana is causing problems for drivers early Tuesday morning. Louisiana State Police said I-10 East near Whiskey Bay is closed due to a crash. Troopers addedMore >>
The wintry weather that moved through south Louisiana Tuesday morning caused problems for drivers throughout the day, as several major roadways were closed until the afternoon.More >>
(RNN) - Before you throw away that old sweater that you think makes you look like a grandma, and those old scarves buried in a drawer, revamp your wardrobe with looks that will cost you nothing.
Instead of buying a new, expensive outfit for fall, just recycle the one you have.
If you want to follow the latest trends, step back into the mid-century with masculine plaid patterns, rich gold tones, embroidered prints and the color cobalt blue, all of which were featured on the runways this season.
Here are some tips on how to pull off the best looks by using what you already have in your closet.
Search for shades of emerald green, thigh-high boots, lingerie-inspired clothing, oversized winter coats, plaid, turtlenecks, velvet, winter white and leather, according toHuffingtonpost.
If you dig deep enough, you're sure to find a plaid skirt or blouse pushed way back in your closet. You can wear an oversized coat and an oversized sweater that gives your shoulder a peek-a-boo effect, with a plaid skirt.
You also could pair a plaid blouse with neutral colored pants. For a sleek look try finding a pair of tapered trouser pants in warm tones. These looks can be accentuated with your favorite accessories, such as a scarf or clutch bag.
You can top your outfit off with a great pair of pumps for the holidays. If you want to draw attention to your heels, choose a striped or checkered style shoe, or opt for a nice nude, gold or wild cheetah print. An eye-catching pump will make a simple and chic outfit a flirty statement piece.
Dresses that accentuate curves make the perfect romantic looks for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's. Cobalt blue, red, black, cream, pretty pinks, pastels and rich colors that pop will give you a feminine and fun look. Fur, along with silk fabrics, with ruffles or fringes make outfits more stylish, and you can go from casually relaxing at home to the office in a matter of minutes with selections of clothing that have these added details.
Also, if there were any better time to match your clothes, it's now. Monochromatic looks are flattering and it doesn't hurt to throw in a different color belt or purse to change it up. Have fun with many colors and accessories.
If you really want to add a new piece of clothing or accessory to your wardrobe, you can save money if you go thrifting. Thrift shops or boutiques in your area will have a lot of vintage items that you can play around with without breaking your holiday budget. You can find unique jewelry and clothes you can easily style for under $100.
You can also visit your local fabric store and create your own outfits and accessories with the hottest colors and prints for fall. Headscarves are a great accessory to any outfit, and they are perfect for summer, fall and winter. While it's cool out, you can wear your scarf around your neck, and you can wear it in your hair as a cute turban or many other ways.
If you don't know what to do with your hair, it will be best to pull it back and keep it out of your face, because your facial features are what really need to be emphasized. Hair pinned up with a nice cascade of curls is in style. Try conditioning your roots and giving them a good treatment with mayonnaise or yogurt to keep your hair from drying out because of the change in weather.
The best makeup to wear is dark eye shadow for a dramatic, smoky eye effect. Apply deep, sultry red lipsticks for those kissers, with a powder to contour and highlight your cheekbones. Your newly painted canvas should scream regal sophistication.
Also, get healthy looking and glowing skin with a good body scrub and hydrating lotion that will give you an overall great appearance. It's all about keeping your skin moisturized and healthy-looking this season, according to Cosmopolitan. You can make homemade scrubs and face masks from items stored in your refrigerator, and they also make great holiday gifts.
And while you're checking out your refrigerator, it could only help to add a "glowing green smoothie" into your diet regimen for fall and winter. The enormous amount of nutrients you will gain, coupled with healthy meals, will be perfect compliments to your skin and outfits.
Use that extra kale or baby spinach you have stashed in your fridge. Also add some fruits of your choice for flavor.
So, clean out your closet and fridge, and get to digging for the hidden treasures you already own. There are so many ways you can make old clothes look brand new, and better yet, be in style this fall. For more style inspiration watch YouTube videos on the latest trends, so you can easily compare and sort through what you have.
Wednesday, January 1 2014 4:57 PM EST2014-01-01 21:57:25 GMT
(RNN) - Tis the season for New Year's Resolutions. For many, the New Year is a time to invest in a new you. Maybe you want to get in shape, become a chef or speak fluent French in 2013. You could alwaysMore >>
Tis the season for New Year's resolutions. For many, the new year is a time to invest in a new you.More >>
Monday, December 2 2013 12:17 PM EST2013-12-02 17:17:56 GMT
(CNN) - If Black Friday crowds were just too much, or Black Friday deals just weren't enough, shoppers can rejoice in another big day on the retail calendar. There are some tips and tricks for shoppingMore >>
If Black Friday crowds were just too much, or Black Friday deals just weren't enough, shoppers can rejoice in another big day on the retail calendar.
Sunday, December 1 2013 1:04 PM EST2013-12-01 18:04:31 GMT
TORONTO, Canada (CBC News/CNN) - They can be tacky, cheerful, unusual, and downright hideous, but ‘tis the season for the ugly Christmas sweater. The ugly Christmas sweater has become a trend to wear atMore >>
Themed parties and vintage stories are among the things that have made ugly sweaters trendy.More >>
Friday, April 18 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-04-18 17:51:28 GMT
A powerful earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday. The U.S. Geological Survey calculated its magnitude at 7.5 and said it was centered near the Pacific resort of Acapulco, where many Mexicans are...More >>
A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets. Some walls cracked and fell, but there were no reports of major damage or casualties.More >>
Thursday, April 17 2014 6:54 AM EDT2014-04-17 10:54:04 GMT
Harold Robins and his girlfriend lost their home Monday night. And to make matters worse they didn't have insurance. Still the traveling pipe fitter says he would live in an RV again because of how convenientMore >>
Harold Robins and his girlfriend lost their home Monday night. And to make matters worse they didn't have insurance. Still the traveling pipe fitter says he would live in an RV again because of how convenient they are.More >>
Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:54 AM EDT2014-04-16 10:54:04 GMT
Strong winds from Monday's severe weather caused some damage to a condo complex in Gautier. Two walls at the Riverbend Condominiums came crashing down around 8 p.m.More >>
Strong winds from Monday's severe weather caused some damage to a condo complex in Gautier. Two walls at the Riverbend Condominiums came crashing down around 8 p.m. Neighbors remember hearing a loud roar before the wall started to shake.More >>
Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:53 AM EDT2014-04-16 10:53:03 GMT
In a matter of minutes, dozens of people had their lives literally turned upside down when a violent storm ripped through the Santa Maria RV park in Gautier Monday night.More >>
In a matter of minutes, dozens of people had their lives literally turned upside down when a violent storm ripped through the Santa Maria RV park in Gautier Monday night. Tuesday morning, they got their first daylight look at what remains of their homes and belongings.More >>
With all of Valparaiso under military rule early Tuesday, 5,000 firefighters, police, forest rangers, soldiers, sailors and civil defense workers joined in a mammoth fight against wildfires licking around the...More >>
President Michelle Bachelet vowed Tuesday to reconstruct this once-beautiful port city according to a master plan that would prevent many of the 12,500 victims of devastating wildfires from rebuilding on hills that cannot...More >>