When I was a little girl, I would wake up, head to the family room, and tell my mom, dad, and older sister, “it’s time to get busy.” I would occupy the majority of my time digging through my big bin of markers and crayons, coloring in my coloring books or even using my favorite set of fashion stencils to sketch some outfits. Now, almost 20 years old, nothing has changed. Now instead of getting busy with coloring books, I spend most of my time watching countless YouTube videos, reading fashion and beauty blogs, pinning my favorite things on Pinterest, and documenting my daily life on various social media sites. My love of YouTube inspired me to launch my very own beauty and fashion channel. In two years, my channel has grown, not only with viewers but also with opportunities. YouTube has been my creative outlet and I wouldn’t change it for anything, but like I said I like to keep busy so with a new year comes a new adventure. I am excited to announce the launch of my new site, livforstyle.net. On my website you will find posts about fashion industry news, outfit inspiration, current beauty obsessions, lifestyle…

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It’s been five days and I am still on a fashion high from Saturday’s Her Campus Fashion Show.  It was a night filled with awesome style, lots of freebies, great music, loads of pictures, and most importantly empowerment.  As I mentioned in my previous post, all four of the fashion shows featured creative entrepreneur designers, including My Social Canvas, Foray, Ali & Ariel, Frill Clothing, and Bow & Drape.  I loved watching the models strut on the runway, featuring the amazing designs from the four designers.  I was so impressed with the fashion and I was so happy I got the chance to support these designers because I have a feeling they are going to make a statement in the fashion world very soon. Although, the fashion show was the highlight of my New York City trip, it was not the only thing I experienced.  I didn’t get back to campus until around 3 A.M, so that means I must have more to share.  So keep on reading for even more about my experience at Her Campus College Fashion Week in New York City.          I could not have survived this trip without my best friend, Lauren, who herself is a fashionista and the girl…

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Writing an about me section is a lot harder than you think. I have no clue where to start, so I guess I will start with the basics.  My name is Liv, short for Olivia.  I have always been known as the creative one.  My creativity and curiosity led me to YouTube.  After spending countless nights watching my favorite gurus, I decided to launch my very own fashion, beauty, and lifestyle channel.  In my two years on YouTube, I gained tons of viewers.  Who knew that people would enjoy my videos? Now it’s time to start a new project, which is my new website.  Instead of just posting videos to YouTube, my website gives me the opportunity to put my journalism and photography skills to the test. I look for inspiration everywhere, but my favorite place to find inspiration is New York City.  Since I live so close to NYC, I take full advantage of going to the city as often as I can.  Maybe one day you will find me in the city on the subway heading to my favorite stores in Soho. When I am not blogging, I am a full time college student studying Communications and Journalism.…

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