ModCloth’s new line and free express shipping

*This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking through my links.* Introducing ModCloth, the online shop's first-ever namesake label, inspired by you! To create this line of versatile tops, bottoms, cardigans, coats, and of course, beautiful dresses, the folks at ModCloth looked to your feedback to determine all the must-have details (say hello to pockets and luxe linings!), pored over popular trends on Style Gallery, and did three times the typical amount of fittings to ensure a fabulous, consistent fit. Shop the ... Continue Reading...

Win an iPhone 6s by guessing the release date!

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♥This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.♥ After less than a year working with an Android phone (not at all my personal favorite...) this sweepstakes looks pretty enticing! The new iPhone is coming, but no one is exactly sure when ... The release of the new iPhone model is a highly anticipated event among techies. To add to the excitement, Gazelle is running a "Guess The Date Sweepstakes." If you correctly guess when the new iPhone will be released and post it on Gazelle's Facebook page, ... Continue Reading...

Gay Pride 2015 Buffalo NY

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I spend an unusual amount of time worrying about what people think of me, whether or not they are judging me, if I'm offending anyone within hearing distance, if I'm being politically correct - which is hard when you live to laugh. I tend to avoid touch-ey subjects on my blog, because it was never meant to be a political outlet and many of us are obnoxiously ballsy behind our keyboards...however, it's no secret that I have spent and do spend a lot of time with gay people. I adore them, they have been some of my greatest friends and biggest inspirations in my life. ... Continue Reading...

Stop the Spread of #unprotectedtext and #win

♥This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.♥   I feel like none of my friends use phone cases on their cell phones, so their screens always seem to be cracked. I would go bonkers trying to work with a cracked screen, so I fully support the #unprotectedtext campaign! Be honest. Have you ever used a phone with a cracked screen? If so, you've engaged in unprotected text, a very risky activity. But all is not lost. As a part of their Stop the Spread of #unprotectedtext campaign, Gazelle is ... Continue Reading...

10 Reasons I fell off the blogging map

So I know I rarely, if ever, post anything on chant3llo.com anymore...and there are some fairly good reasons for that, in my humble, crappy opinion that you are willingly (I hope...) reading. Here they are... 1. I'm a perfectionist. I obsess over everything being perfect before I hit publish, it's crazy and unhealthy, I know...but have you ever posted something/sent a text/sent an email and found a glaring mistake after? Knowing that anyone, anywhere can see my shameful mistakes makes it so much more devastating for me as a perfectionist. However, since no-one is ... Continue Reading...