In Dancing With The Stars judge Julianne Hough latest Proactive shoot, she answers 6 questions on her favorite food, favorite place to visit, favorite proactive product, spirit animal(monkey) and what would she tell her 18 year old self (great advice). Thanks to Lori for sending!
Dancing With The Stars Julianne Hough New Brand Ambassador For MPGSport, Winter Wedding In The Works?
A couple of news items on Dancing With The Stars judge Julianne Hough today!! There is a lot of speculation going around that she’s going to have a “winter wedding”. See Brides.com to see what I mean. Also, she is the new band ambassador for MPGSport. More in the link below.
— WWD (@wwd) December 16, 2015
Dancing With The Stars Julianne Hough talked with People about her “beauty must have’s for Christmas which you can read about here. But, she also mentions if her pixie will make a comeback in 2016 (dang, I was hoping it would!), what she’s learned from having her own blog and more. Read on….
You’ve also changed up your hair in a major way this year when you got a pixie. Will it be making a comeback in 2016?
“When I first cut my hair and it was extra short, and I learned that I was better off using men’s hair products! My brother Derek and I actually got ours mixed up a few times when we were on our tour together. But as for 2016, I’m growing it long.”
It’s been an exciting year for you. You got engaged and launched a blog. What’s the biggest takeaway from the blog?
“I’ve learned a ton! Every day I have something different on the site, whether it be beauty, style, home decor, inspiration, etc., so I’ve actually learned a lot of the recent trends in all these categories.
But the thing I’ve learned the most is about my readers. It’s such an amazing way to interact with them and get to know them on a more intimate level. They leave the most thoughtful comments and feedback. It’s been awesome.”
What are your most stand-out beauty moments of 2016?
“As far as memorable beauty moments go, I really loved my looks on Dancing with the Stars this season, from the styling to makeup to hair, my glam team and I had a really fun season.”
In a previous posting the other day, we took a first look at Dancing With The Stars Julianne Hough in Grease! Below is new ad to promote the movie where she and her costars do the hand jive. Check out the Daily Mail for more photos. I can’t wait to watch this in January.
Thanks to People, below is a first look at Dancing With The Stars Julianne Hough in Grease! More info and gorgeous photos at PEOPLE. She couldn’t be more perfect for this role! Thanks @chilosa2004 for the heads up!
— People magazine (@people) November 23, 2015
Dancing With The Stars Julianne Hough is presenting an award at the 2015 American Music Awards tonight. Here she is on the Red carpet. She looks like a China doll. Beautiful…
I still haven’t been able to see the whole semi-finals episode, I had a child related commitment, and missed most of the first hour. It’s okay, I thought, I have the DVR set to record every episode, I’ll just watch the next day! Except…. Kids had been hitting that record button to record things they will never get around to going back and watching, and there wasn’t enough space, so NONE of it recorded! They “got” to sit down after school and delete everything they’ve recorded on the DVR that they aren’t going to go back and watch, because there was NO WAY I was willing to not have next week recorded. My satellite provider isn’t one of the chosen ones that will allow me to watch the show on the abc website the next day, so I don’t really want to comment much on the show itself, until after the finals when they finally release it so EVERYONE can watch. *sigh* Unless someone has a solution so that I can watch what I missed?
So, on to FASHION!
Erin’s blog is up over at People. I do like the white dress, and it did look good on her, but considering how much she moves around from one end of the ballroom to another, and up and down stairs, it MAY not have been the best choice, in my opinion.
Julianne’s blog is up over at InStyle. She looked really great this week, but anytime she wears her hair so straight and sleek, I always miss the texture that she normally has. And personally, I prefer less make up, but she did look stunning, even if it may not be one of my top choices.
Who was your best dressed this week? Read more..
I debated with myself about whether or not we should just skip this post this week, after everything that has happened. Obviously, I figured out that everyone here may need some happy mindless fluff right now. And I know that our sweet Vogue is hurting right now, and she loves the fashion posts. Vogue, I’m sorry to hear about your dad. If you need us, we’re here for you.
I’m sorry that Alexa and Mark were eliminated, she’s a very sweet woman, and she’s become a great dancer, and Mark has been instrumental in helping her grow in her self confidence and self worth. I don’t know how I feel about her being allowed to come back in though, because I can imagine just what will happen in social media. *Note to self, STOP LOOKING AT SOCIAL MEDIA FOR A WHILE!
I’m sorry that Tamar is so ill, and I hope she is able to heal completely. I know how much she wanted to stay, but her health needs to be first, and I’m glad that she is doing what she needs to be healthy. I’m glad that she and Val have finally managed to bond and gel.
I’m sorry (for me) that this season has churned out as much drama as it has so far. I’ve watched the show long enough that I will stick by it until they kill it completely.
Short and sweet!
I urge you to go and read Carrie Ann’s weekly post over at Parade, I’m not bringing anything else here, because my happy, mindless fluffy post ended up not being so happy and mindless. She talks a LOT about all of it. What did you think of her dress this week? I’m on the fence.
Julianne’s back with her fashion blog over on Instyle. I must admit, I was very surprised that her dress color was a shade of green while watching the show, probably just the lighting. Seeing photos of it, I liked it much better. And it does seem to suit her.
And lastly, People has Erin’s fashion blog. She definitely looked great this week!
Which is your favorite? I think….. Erin’s hair and Julianne’s dress.
Well, I feel I have to get something off my chest.
I loved (yes, past tense) Dancing with the Stars. Unashamed and openly. But what the current producers have done to this show has made it unrecognizable. A mere shadow of its formerly great self.
It started small. I’m not even sure I can put my finger on WHERE it started. There were signs for years that DWTS was, at it’s core, a reality show – for sure, a reality show that is highly produced. But it was so subtle, so nuanced – there weren’t competing agendas that impacted the direction of the show, such as the tour. It featured ballroom dancing by celebrities from all walks of life. It showed, very clearly, to the masses that professional dancers are elite athletes with highly conditioned bodies and sublime talent and creativity. It introduced us to the talents of people like Derek Hough, Mark Ballas, and Julianne Hough – the three who took a ballroom dancing show and pushed it to the next level. All the professional dancers upped their game and pushed themselves to be better, more creative, dancers. They all were responsible for bringing ballroom dancing to gorgeous, entertaining heights and into, at times, 15 to 20 million households (back in the day). We met celebrities that were often B list at best – and grew to love them more than they had ever enjoyed before, in some cases. It redeemed many celebs, humanized them…and showed us journeys of growth and friendship and camaraderie. The celebrities that caused me to roll my eyes or guffaw with laughter when they were announced, often turned out to be some of my favorite contestants ever on the show. Sadie Robertson…Rob Kardashian…Tommy Chong…Kelly Osborne…Bill Engvall…Snookie…the list is really too long. Read more..
I’m tired of themes. When can we have a week of no themes? And we’re having 11 weeks this season, am I correct? So we’re back to a 4 person finale? Still hoping for a #RetroDWTS season. Or maybe not, they’ll figure out a way to mess with it and ruin it.
I liked Erin’s look this week, it was a little different for her, and she looked great in it. With her schedule over the weekend up to showtime, I can understand why her style team went the way they did. Her dress reminded me of that dress that was all over the internet a while ago, when some people saw it as white and gold, and others saw it as blue and black. Erin’s dress was definitely blue and black, but at times, it seemed to look completely black, and once I asked myself when she changed, before realizing that it was the lighting! Her fashion blog can be found over on People.
I also really liked Julianne’s look this week! They’ve been picking such great colors for her, I wish it would be something that she would take away from the ballroom. I’d LOVE to see Julianne in these vivid colors on red carpets or events outside of DWTS. Instead, it seems she has such great styles and colors on the show, but chooses blacks, whites and other neutrals and more daring styles… with an occasional color snuck in by her stylist. But THIS color was perfect! I’m just not sure about the shoes, but they did look comfortable! I’ll ask Vogue, would Erins’s shoes, in silver, have been a better match with Julianne’s dress? Julianne’s blog can be found over on InStyle.
And Carrie Ann’s blog is over at Parade, and she seems to have LIKED the Dance Off, and thought it successful and exciting. My thoughts on the Dance Off can be summed up as, “WHAAAAAAAA???????????” You will need to go the link and read the whole thing, I thought it was a good one. Now that we’re down to 6 couples, she spends time talking about each of them. And she says this, which I LOVED: Read more..