Author: Lacey Chambers

Elegant Autumn Neutrals with Stripes and Black Pumps : Get the Outfit Look For Fall At Any Budget

Elegant Autumn Neutrals with Stripes and Black Pumps : Get the Outfit Look For Fall At Any Budget

Elegant Black Heels & Cool Autumn Neutrals   Sweater season is firmly upon us, which means elegant neutrals, layers of clothing, and cozy styles reminiscent of fall but with the freshness and expectation of the approaching holiday season.  One outfit that inspired me is this legacy […]

Luggage Sets & Beautiful Suitcases That Won’t Embarrass You!  How to Select Quality Luggage That is Stylish and Will Last

Luggage Sets & Beautiful Suitcases That Won’t Embarrass You! How to Select Quality Luggage That is Stylish and Will Last

 Feminine and Pretty Luggage Sets for Summer Travel   Maybe it’s just me, but it seems like I’m always looking for good luggage.  No matter where I’m going I never have enough suitcases, they never match, and inevitably a wheel is missing somewhere.  I’m completely […]

This Is What’s Inside a Seaside Lavender and Violet Palace in Santorini, Greece

This Is What’s Inside a Seaside Lavender and Violet Palace in Santorini, Greece

Peek Inside a Lavender and Violet Palace in Santorini   A soft photograph for a sunset without rival, seen from inside a white-walled building on the Greek isle of Santorini.  Have you ever imagined what the inside of those fantastical white buildings, built long ago […]

Mermaid Shimmer Playsuits To Shine In On Land

Mermaid Shimmer Playsuits To Shine In On Land

Sparkle Like the Sea in a Mermaid Romper   Channel a siren of the sea in a look that could lure any sailor into the depths… a mermaid shimmer playsuit.  Mimicking the enchanted nautical hues of a mermaid’s tail, these sparkling and shimmering one piece outfits […]

Luxury Shopping in 1965 at Bergdorf Goodman: Take a Peek into the Past with Lacey and Pearls

Luxury Shopping in 1965 at Bergdorf Goodman: Take a Peek into the Past with Lacey and Pearls

Luxury Shopping in 1965 at Bergdorf Goodman   If you love luxury fashion or the thrill of shopping, I have a treat for you today.  Come take a peek into the past with me, Lacey, as we venture into the world of private department store […]

Autumn Pink & Purple Plaid Button-Up Shirts are Perfect for Cozy Fall Flannel Season

Autumn Pink & Purple Plaid Button-Up Shirts are Perfect for Cozy Fall Flannel Season

Cozy Flannel Shirts for the Fall Season   No shirt is more quintessential to autumn than a warm flannel in an festive plaid print.  There is something comforting about enrobing yourself in a classic style you can return to year after year.  If purples and […]

Darker Dresses from Needle & Thread are Sparkling, Seductive, and Sophisticated

Darker Dresses from Needle & Thread are Sparkling, Seductive, and Sophisticated

Dark Dresses That Sparkle Seductively   Needle & Thread is one of the hottest fashion brands this season, taking off with their intricate, feminine designs in delightful pastel shades.  The line also includes some deeper, darker numbers as well.  These dresses take your look from […]

GlamLifeGuru Tati Westbrook Rates Extreme Glitter Shadows from Stila as HOT Must Have Beauty Buys!

GlamLifeGuru Tati Westbrook Rates Extreme Glitter Shadows from Stila as HOT Must Have Beauty Buys!

The GlamLifeGuru Reviews Stila’s Glitter Eye Shadow   Beauty expert Tati Westbrook, known to her millions of subscribers on Youtube as the ‘GlamLifeGuru,’ rated the Stila Extreme Glitter Shadows HOT in her popular ‘Hot or Not’ Thursday segment, and reviewed other shimmering products as well.   […]

Fields of Sunflowers Will Make You Happy, Take a Look and Feel Better Instantly!

Fields of Sunflowers Will Make You Happy, Take a Look and Feel Better Instantly!

Mother Nature Smiles With Sunflowers   If you’re ever sad or down, looking at sunflowers can cheer you up and put you in a better mood right away! You don’t even have to have a sunflower in your hand, looking at a beautiful picture of […]

My Boss Complained About My Lavish Lifestyle, So I Gave Her Staff Photo A Luxury Make-Over

My Boss Complained About My Lavish Lifestyle, So I Gave Her Staff Photo A Luxury Make-Over

My Boss Complained About My Lavish Lifestyle   It isn’t anything new, really.  Jealousy, rearing it’s ugly head in the workplace.     “People throw rocks at things that shine,” as my girl Taylor Swift famously sang.  It’s true, and it can even come from […]

Autumn Chic:  The Prettiest Dresses for the Fall Season are Sparkling Sequin Gowns from British Designer Needle & Thread

Autumn Chic: The Prettiest Dresses for the Fall Season are Sparkling Sequin Gowns from British Designer Needle & Thread

Prettiest Dress for Spring & Summer   Sparkling with sequins and layered with delicate tulle, the prettiest dresses of the spring and summer season are from Needle & Thread!  With embroidered flowers, lace, and whimsical embellishments, these dresses sparkle from every angle and exude feminine […]

White Marble Kitchen Accessories to Match Your Counters and Slabs : Cute Chef’s Gift Guide

White Marble Kitchen Accessories to Match Your Counters and Slabs : Cute Chef’s Gift Guide

Do you love the look of white marble?  Maybe you already have matching counter tops in your kitchen, or maybe you just love the chic look of the smooth white and silver veined stone.  Did you know that you can get that same look and […]

The HOTTEST Destroyed Denim Jeans That All the Instagram Influencers are Wearing for Autumn & Back to School: Get Them First!

The HOTTEST Destroyed Denim Jeans That All the Instagram Influencers are Wearing for Autumn & Back to School: Get Them First!

Hottest Ripped Jeans For Autumn & Back to School   Autumn is almost here which means jeans season is about to be in full swing… and there’s nothing hotter for those crisp fall days and back to school season than destroyed denim.  This year we’ve […]

Flattering Swimwear & Bathing Suits That Slay on Every Body Shape : One-Piece Swimsuits, Monokinis, Strappy Cut-Outs, Netting

Flattering Swimwear & Bathing Suits That Slay on Every Body Shape : One-Piece Swimsuits, Monokinis, Strappy Cut-Outs, Netting

2017’s Hot Swimwear Trends & Flattering Bathing Suits   Summer is in full swing, which means bathing suit and bikini weather almost every day.  Paper Duchesses has rounded up the hottest swimwear trends to keep you looking cool on the beach and by the pool! […]

A Sparkling Sequin Shimmer Bikini to Slay by the Pool When You’re Feeling Extra

A Sparkling Sequin Shimmer Bikini to Slay by the Pool When You’re Feeling Extra

This Sequin Mermaid Bikini is Extra   The hottest pool and beach fashion styles this year are metallic, shimmer, and everything sparkly.  These are trends I can embrace with my whole heart, and I’ve found one of the prettiest bikini styles of the season for your sartorial […]

Discover How Dita Von Teese *Really* Applies Her Famous Red Lips & Steal Her Secrets!

Discover How Dita Von Teese *Really* Applies Her Famous Red Lips & Steal Her Secrets!

Steal Dita Von Teese’s Famous Red Lips!   Discover the lipstick secrets of the glamorous Dita Von Teese, legendary burlesque dancer and vintage style evangelist.  In the video below, Dita walks us through her unstoppable formula for the perfect red-lipped pout.  Starting with a bare […]

This Is the Best Camera In the World for Fashion, Travel & Beauty Blogging in 2017 : Blog With Lacey & Pearls

This Is the Best Camera In the World for Fashion, Travel & Beauty Blogging in 2017 : Blog With Lacey & Pearls

  What Camera Do I Use For Fashion & Lifestyle Blogging?   Today I’m going to dish on a question that I get asked all the time, and that is what camera do I personally use when blogging?  Well, I’ve answered this question and talked […]

Dusting Powder Is Still a Ladylike Choice for Skincare

Dusting Powder Is Still a Ladylike Choice for Skincare

Elegant Dusting Powder for After Bath Luxury   I can still remember those days as a little girl, watching with wonder as my mother applied a magical powder laced with crystalline sparkles to her dewy skin after a bath.  It was a familiar sight, for indeed ladies […]

I Dance Like No One’s Watching to These Hot Pia Mia Music Videos!

I Dance Like No One’s Watching to These Hot Pia Mia Music Videos!

Obsessed with Pia Mia’s Music Videos   I dance like no one is watching to Pia Mia’s music videos because they are lit.  I love to dance, but I am picky when it comes to my music videos.  I need a song that’s got a […]

Pastel Hunter Wellies and Bright Rain Boots in Rainbow Shades for Stormy Days and Autumn Weather

Pastel Hunter Wellies and Bright Rain Boots in Rainbow Shades for Stormy Days and Autumn Weather

  The Prettiest Pastel Wellies & Rain Boots   My favorite item from the Autumn Style Forecast for this Fall Season has got to be the rainbow selection of pastel Hunter Wellies and bright rain boots. I love the brightly colored shades which remind me […]

Hannah Davis, new wife of Derek Jeter, Smolders Hot in 2016 Sports Illustrated : Swimsuit Edition!

Hannah Davis, new wife of Derek Jeter, Smolders Hot in 2016 Sports Illustrated : Swimsuit Edition!

Smoking Hot in Bikinis and One-Pieces   Hannah Davis, who in the summer of 2016 married Yankees baseball legend Derek Jeter, was among the gorgeous models to pose for the smoldering hot spread in Sports Illustrated : Swim this year.  Just before the 2017 magazine […]

Tom Hiddleston Thanks Gucci For Support in Making Him Absolutely Gorgeous on Red Carpet

Tom Hiddleston Thanks Gucci For Support in Making Him Absolutely Gorgeous on Red Carpet

British actor Tom Hiddleston tonight delighted Twitter by posting a thank you to business and fashion partner Gucci in a heartfelt tweet, accompanied by a jaw-dropping photograph of him wearing the brand and looking incredibly handsome.   A huge thank you to @gucci. I feel […]

Shocked Author Discovers Biscoff Cookie Spread is VEGAN & Delicious Cookie Butter Cake Recipe!

Shocked Author Discovers Biscoff Cookie Spread is VEGAN & Delicious Cookie Butter Cake Recipe!

Butter-Loving Food Critic Goes Vegan   Author Emme Chatterton discovered that legendary Biscoff cookie butter spread is VEGAN and cried during an emotional scene that took place in a grocery store.  Recounting the experience in a short informational YouTube video, Emme Chatterton wants the rest […]

Nude Eyeshadow Shades from Japonesque in Velvet Touch ~ Luxury Beauty Product Review

Nude Eyeshadow Shades from Japonesque in Velvet Touch ~ Luxury Beauty Product Review

Luxury Nude Eyeshadows with a Velvet Touch   Every girl needs an arsenal of delicious nude eyeshadow shades to complete their collection, so let me just suggest to you a new brand I’ve come across called Japonesque that I wanted to do a quick review […]

Hannah Jeter was PREGNANT While Posing in These Micro Bikinis for Just Released Sports Illustrated : Swimsuit Edition!

Hannah Jeter was PREGNANT While Posing in These Micro Bikinis for Just Released Sports Illustrated : Swimsuit Edition!

Hannah Posed While Pregnant… Barely!   Hannah Jeter was actually pregnant in these shots, taken for the 2017 Sports Illustrated : Swimsuit Edition magazine… but only barely!  Hannah still stuns with her model’s lean and toned physique and looks amazing carrying her first child with baseball […]

Beauty Blogger XiaXue Challenges Phone Makeup App!  Who Creates The Most Glamorous Instagram Selfies?

Beauty Blogger XiaXue Challenges Phone Makeup App! Who Creates The Most Glamorous Instagram Selfies?

XiaXue Challenges the Hottest New Make-Up App   The most famous beauty blogger in Singapore and one of the most notorious bloggers in Asia-Pacific in general is the peerless Xiaxue.  With her controversial comedic wit and brutally honest personality, you either love her or hate her, […]

Structured Mini Dresses Slay From Office Cocktail Parties to Prom

Structured Mini Dresses Slay From Office Cocktail Parties to Prom

  Slay in a Mini Dress with Structure   If you’re looking for a perfect stand-out piece for your next dressy affair and you like the style of a mini dress, consider a structured option. Here are a few current designer styles that would work […]

Hot Fashion Finds For $2 or Less!  Couture and Designer Clearance Sales That Fit Any Dollar Budget!

Hot Fashion Finds For $2 or Less! Couture and Designer Clearance Sales That Fit Any Dollar Budget!

Fashion Finds for $2 or Less   If you’re like me, you love to shop and have wonderful nice things, but also you don’t like to spend money. Paper Duchesses is here to help by rounding up the secret sales and hidden clearances usually reserved […]

Rocket Launch Glam : What to Wear to Sparkle at the Space Center

Rocket Launch Glam : What to Wear to Sparkle at the Space Center

  Star Gazing Glamour   Imagine a thrilling than an evening under the stars, watching as a rocket explodes from a storm of thunder and fire and arcs through the sky into the heavens in one of the most stunning light shows created by man.  A night visit to the space […]

Resort Wear for a Beach Holiday : Fashion and Style Guide

Resort Wear for a Beach Holiday : Fashion and Style Guide

Half of the fun, or half of the frustration, of going on vacation is selecting your wardrobe to wear. If you have the right pieces, packing is easy and enjoyable… but if you’re stuck shopping last minute for a bathing suit, well, we all know […]

The Prettiest Gown For Spring and Summer is Pink Needle & Thread Dress That Celebrities Keep Wearing!

The Prettiest Gown For Spring and Summer is Pink Needle & Thread Dress That Celebrities Keep Wearing!

  Delicate Floral Embroidery on a Pink Lace Dress   The Prettiest Dress for Spring and Summer with embroidered flowers, lace, and creamy pastel tulle is everywhere on Pinterest and I had to track it down.  It’s delicate, feminine, ladylike, and just so pretty!  This magical […]

Brides of Spring With Designer Alexis Mabille : SS17 Couture Collection Highlight

Brides of Spring With Designer Alexis Mabille : SS17 Couture Collection Highlight

Tiaras are back on the runway in an amazing show by Alexis Mabille that brings all the glamour and pageantry of fashion design delightfully and boldly to life.  In a Spring 2017 Couture show that flirts with bridal themes, glittering crystal accents and bold jewel tones.  Sparkling […]

Ariana Grande & John Legend Sing Fairytale Magic to Life in Opulent New Beauty and the Beast Official Music Video

Ariana Grande & John Legend Sing Fairytale Magic to Life in Opulent New Beauty and the Beast Official Music Video

Beauty and the Beast Song Recreated   Disney has recreated the beloved animated movie Beauty and the Beast as a breathtaking live action film, and has just released the music video of the classic title song.  Ariana Grande and John Legend perform “Beauty and the Beast” […]

Beauty and the Beast 2017: Disney Magic Creates the Enchantment All Over Again in Just Released Movie Trailer!

Beauty and the Beast 2017: Disney Magic Creates the Enchantment All Over Again in Just Released Movie Trailer!

Beauty and the Beast Comes to Life   The newest film from the Disney princess franchise to be brought to life is the upcoming Beauty and the Beast Starring Emma Watson as Belle. Rendered in live action using real actors and animation combined, the movie reveals […]

Royal Society Wedding: Pippa Middleton Marries James Matthews in England’s Ceremony of the Season

Royal Society Wedding: Pippa Middleton Marries James Matthews in England’s Ceremony of the Season

Pippa Middleton Weds James Matthews in Royal Style   Pippa Middleton may be the sister of a Princess, but her wedding to James Matthews was both a Royal Affair and the Society Event of the Season.  The younger sister of the Duchess of Cambridge wed […]

“Simon Cowell Was Just Like Christian Grey in Bed,” Claims Former Lover About TV Host, Grossing Out Internet

“Simon Cowell Was Just Like Christian Grey in Bed,” Claims Former Lover About TV Host, Grossing Out Internet

Glamour Model Claims Simon Cowell is Sexy in Bed   Simon Cowell has managed to shock and awe the internet again, this time for revelations by glamour model Alicia Douvall.  Alicia once had an intimate liaison with the music and television mogul, and lived to tell the […]

Gorgeous Hawaii Wedding: GlamLifeGuru Tati and James Westbrook Finally Tie the Knot in Seaside Glamour

Gorgeous Hawaii Wedding: GlamLifeGuru Tati and James Westbrook Finally Tie the Knot in Seaside Glamour

  Glamorous Hawaiian Wedding Day   Prepare yourself with a handkerchief because Tati and James have finally released their wedding video and the GlamLifeGuru’s big day was just as magical as expected of the glamorous Youtube Beauty Guru.  Tati and longtime fiance James Westbrook celebrated […]

Dusting off ‘Lacey and Pearls’… Lacey Chambers is Now Exclusively Blogging at Paper Duchesses Journal!

Dusting off ‘Lacey and Pearls’… Lacey Chambers is Now Exclusively Blogging at Paper Duchesses Journal!

To my Precious Pearls,   Welcome to Paper Duchesses Journal, a chronicle of Lifestyle, Fashion, & Fiction that is all about and created by social influencers!  As of this spring, I am writing exclusively for Paper Duchesses, and will no longer be blogging at Lacey […]

Rachel Parcell of Pink Peonies Wears THE Pink Dress of the Season by Needle & Thread

Rachel Parcell of Pink Peonies Wears THE Pink Dress of the Season by Needle & Thread

Rachel Parcell of Pink Peonies Wears THE Needle & Thread Pink Dress   Hot off the Instagram presses is a special update on the prettiest dress of the season…  Rach Parcell of Pink Peonies posted herself in the Pink Needle & Thread dress!  Glittering from head […]

Spring Pastel Rain Boots and Wellies : Sneak Peak Shopping Guide SS17 2017

Spring Pastel Rain Boots and Wellies : Sneak Peak Shopping Guide SS17 2017

Spring is in the air, or at least it soon will be, which means we will be greeted with April showers and all manner of unpleasant weather. A little bit of stormy weather shouldn’t dampen our enthusiasm for the coming of Spring, especially not with […]