Oh, So Glam: The Average Girls Guide


In “Oh So Glam”, we’ll be asking our favorite bloggers and tastemakers to describe what glam means to them. In a nutshell, what is the essence of glamour?

Name: Alyson Seligman

Blog Name:The Average Girls Guide

City: Palm Beach, FL

Fave Designer: J. Crew. Each season the pieces get better and better; I find myself coveting everything from embellished sweatshirts (need), to beautiful dresses and well-constructed schoolboy blazers. The fall pre-season pieces are so good right now. I want it all.

How do you define glamorous,and to you, what is the essence of glamour?

“Glamour is a woman who shines, who projects radiance. She can be wearing cut-offs and a tee or a stunning gown; it's not the clothes, it's a level of confidence that creates a glamorous aura around her.”

Victoria McGinley is the editor of vmac+cheese, a New York City based daily lifestyle blog that covers plenty of topics to delight and inspire, including style, design, art, culture, beauty, and original recipes. A native of Austin, TX, she’s blogged since 2008, and in early 2012, launched Vivaleur, a graphic design and blog consulting company. When she’s not blogging or working with clients, you can find her exploring New York with her husband Joe, and their French bulldog, Lucy.