Ashley Williams

Recent Posts By Ashley Williams

Winning Game-Day Looks

 In the South, tailgating is a social affair worthy of a stellar outfit. We have you covered, from the balmy early season to the play-offs.   Early Fall Calls For A Simple Shift Leather details channel the season without the weight. A nubby bouclé fabric, leather trim, and styling options make this dress versatile. When temps dip, swap the bare […]

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Show Your School Pride With These Nail Shades

You’ve got the t-shirt, the pom-poms, and even the face paint in your favorite team’s color, from Ole Miss red to Carolina blue; we found the perfect polish shade so you can show team pride down to your fingertips. Burnt Orange for Auburn and Virginia Tech: Marc Jacobs, Snap! Mandarin Orange, $18. Emerald Green for Baylor: Nails Inc., Bruton Mews, $14. Tangerine […]

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Nine Beauty Products That Are Totally Toxin-Free

These earth laden products are high quality, so you don’t have to sacrifice quality for wholesome ingredients. Mother Nature would approve. 1. Worry free nail polish: Enjoy your favorite bright colors minus the scary additives (like formaldehyde). She Drives Me Crazy, $18 2. Travel-size skin balm: This totable salve is packed with soothing lavender and jojoba oil. Perfect for air travel, […]

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DIY No-Sew Pillow Cover

We’ve teamed up with Carla Eustache of Style Perfect Events to bring you this adorable (and oh-so-easy) DIY pillow cover. Use a simple print to match a wide variety of décor, or select a funky pattern to jazz up a neutral room. The Project: DIY No-Sew Pillow Cover Level: Easy Timeline: 25 minutes Materials: 1 yd of Fabric Pillow Insert or Old Pillow Iron-on Instant Bond Tape or […]

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SPF-Packed Beauty Products to Save Your Skin this Summer

Whether you’re picnicking in the park or playing in the sand, these beauty picks will keep your skin healthy and radiant. 1. Hydration for your lips: Made with vitamin E compounds and soothing aloe vera, Jouer’s lip balm ($24) with SPF 15 has just the right amount of tint for a pared-down summer look. 2. Allover sun protection: Coppertone’s SPF 50 ($7.59) is lightly scented, has water-resistant formula that absorbs quickly, and […]

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Summer Beauty: Coral Crush

Celebrate summer with beauty loot under $20. 1. Shimmer Shadow: Apply along lash line for sparkle. Prismatic Shadows in Golden Peach, $6; ulta.com 2. Lasting Blush: Goes on like a powder but sets like a cream. FLOWER Transforming Touch Blush in A-coral-ble, $12.98; walmart.com 3. Ribbon Hair Ties: Snag-proof and pretty. Custom Set of 3, $6; emi-jay.com 4. Floral Perfume: Inspired by 19th-century apothecary […]

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Love This SL Bedroom? Put It On Your Wedding Registry!

Wedding season has arrived and here at Southern Living, we couldn’t be more thrilled. We’ll be bringing you weekly wedding-related posts—DIY ideas, etiquette tips, real weddings and more. Check in each week to see what has us smitten!  We recently partnered with Zola to bring you The Southern Living Ultimate Wedding Registry. Just this week, we’ve added a few pieces—inspired by this beautiful bedroom from our June issue— […]

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5 Kitchen Must-Haves For Southern Newlyweds

Wedding season has arrived and here at Southern Living, we couldn’t be more thrilled. We’ll be bringing you weekly wedding-related posts—DIY ideas, etiquette tips, real weddings and more. Check in each week to see what has us smitten!  Last week, we announced that we’ve partnered up with Zola to bring you The Southern Living Ultimate Wedding Registry. It’s packed with Southern charm […]

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Simple DIY Ice Cream Cone Wrappers

Wedding season has arrived and here at Southern Living, we couldn’t be more thrilled. We’ll be bringing you weekly wedding-related posts—DIY ideas, etiquette tips, real weddings and more. This week, an ingenious DIY project from Atrendy Wedding is leaving us smitten!  The ladies at Atrendy Wedding know just what it takes to add that special flair to any occasion. These fool-proof wrappers are so simple, and […]

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Melt-Proof Makeup

These smart beauty buys don’t let sweat, swimming, or even the South’s merciless humidity get in the way of looking good. 1. Best Foundation: Blend a few drops of this long-lasting formula with your favorite moisturizer for even, subtle results. Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation, $42; sephora.com 2. Best Liner: A fine-tipped brush makes it easy to trace a thin […]

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