Hellooo summer! And summer fashion and summer skincare. I’m so ready to be wearing fun breezy dresses and enjoying dressing up again. I’m so grateful to have been chosen for the Mestiza tastemaker series. I was featured in June and it was quite an honor. In the picture below I’m wearing their gorgeous Carlotta caftan. It is beautifully crafted and is equally at home dressed up or dressed down. Check them out! To read the interview, I’ll post the link below my photo. Be sure to look up Sarah Flint brand shoes, they’ve come out with some new styles and patterns that are just dreamy including my new favorite shoe style, the ballet flat! And use my code sarahflint-babernadette for $50. off your first purchase! ( Also, check out my skin care favorites below, Cornelia Spa. They also have added many new products including a tinted moisturizer with spf 45. I have a discount code for you there as well bernadette-25. This is a great way to try a new brand I’m sure you will love. See more details below and the link to their site.  I’ve also added a new category to The Hive Shop, “Be Beautiful”. I’ve added many new products, including my trial tested Dashing Diva brand press on nail gel polish! Summer is in full swing – put your best self forward!

Wearing the gorgeous Carlotta caftan from Mestiza. Follow this link for their site and my Tastemaker feature.
Use my special discount code Bernadette-25 for 25% off your purchase. To shop the product line simply click my link here,

I’m so excited to introduce you to Cornelia International. The Cornelia Spa is a luxury spa located in The Surrey Hotel in Manhattan’s upper east side. They are expanding and making their product line available to the public. I have had the privilege of testing the selections above catered to my skin type. I have to say, I’m loving them for so many reasons. Check them out and use my special discount code, ‘Bernadette-25’ for a 25% discount. The following is detailed information about their products – 

What you will find in Cornelia products:

  • Our award-winning vegan algae is grown off the coast of Brittany, where the waters are icy with a great deal of movement to promote and maintain the life force of the actives.

  • All sea and land plants are “wild crafted,” free of pesticides and artificial fertilizers, for nutritional integrity.

  • Advanced delivery systems of Liquid Oxygen and purified seawater promote greater absorption of actives into the skin, eliminate toxic Carbon Dioxide from the skin, bring moisture to skin cells, plumping and decreasing visible lines and wrinkles by 15%.

  • Proprietary Antioxidant Complexes shield the skin from damaging free radicals and repair age-related damage.

  • DNA Repairing Enzymes accelerate the regeneration of healthy new cells

  • Sea Plants, Essential Oils, Land Botanicals, Clays & Honey are all Certified Organic.

  • Products include only all-natural preservatives such as Rhatany Root, Japanese Honeysuckle, and Colloidial Silver. Fifty percent of the collection is preservative-free.

What you will never find in Cornelia products…

-No Animal Testing
-No Mineral Oils: Only the finest botanicals
-No Parabens-No Formalin: Only Eco-Cert preservatives used. 50% of the   line contain no preservatives at all.
-No Sulfates No Sulfides or related chemicals
-No Artificial Fragrance: all products are scented with 100% organic   essential oils
-No Artificial Coloring: Natural coloring due to active ingredients only
-No Animal Product: 100% marine & botanical line

wearing my beautiful ‘Lana’ suede flats

Introducing Sarah Flint NY shoes. This luxury brand offers Italian crafted, beautiful footwear in classic styles offering both comfort and fashion. Check out their gorgeous selections, designed by women for women at Be sure to use my code SARAHFLINT-BABERNADETTE for $50. off your first purchase. Just hit this link for easy shopping,

New Product launch from Sarah Flint NY! These gorgeous silk scarves have just been added to the Sarah Flint product family. They come in two color stories, a gorgeous chestnut and this lovely blue shown here. My promo code SARAHFLINT-BABERNADETTE is good towards your first Sarah Flint purchase and can be used on the scarves as well! Use the simple link below to go directly to their website.

After a long search I have found the perfect lipstick.  Not only is it super long-lasting, it won’t feather or leave a feeling of built up residue at the end of the day.  I can’t recommend this lipstick enough.  It comes in a variety of complementary colors as well.  Shop for this product simply by clicking here Maybelline Super Stay