Tag Archives: New York City

The Guide to Having Fun in NYC When You’re Broke

The Guide to Having Fun in NYC When You're Broke - Free and Cheap Things to do in NYC // ew & pt

Now that I’m about to graduate, I’ve been extra aware of how and where I spend my money, but I don’t want to let my saving interfere with where I find entertainment, ya feel me? I’m sure you don’t want to either. I’ve noticed that some of the most fun times I’ve had with friends are times where not a lot of money needed to be spent, and thus this post was born.

These past two weeks I’ve been having a lot of fun in NYC. This has reaffirmed three things: there’s so much to do in NYC, NYC is very expensive and, most importantly, there are a lot of ways to have fun in NYC without spending a ton of money. While not all of these things are free, a lot of them are cheap or cheaper than the average thing to do.

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My Experience At Bite Beauty Lip Lab In NYC

My Experience At Bite Beauty Lip Lab In NYC - Making Custom Lipstick // eyeliner wings & pretty things

To me, there are few things greater than a bangin’ lipstick color and New York City. You know what’s better? Being able to make your own custom lipstick IN NYC with your best friend because she’s a great gift giver (and she read your post about cool things to do in NYC). Bless her for one of the coolest gifts ever.

So, in case you were curious about the Bite Beauty Lip Lab in SoHo or in case you’re just dying to know more about making custom lipstick and gallivanting around NYC, you’re in for a journey.

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6 Things To Do in NYC This Winter

6 Things to do in NYC This Winter // eyeliner wings and pretty things

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There’s nothing quite as magical as New York City during the winter. Beautiful gray snow piles on every corner, puddles for days, the smell of cigarettes, aggressive people Christmas shopping…I mean…the beautiful lights and snow-covered trees and the smell of roasted nuts being sold on street corners!

All right, all right. There is something particularly wonderful about the city in the winter if you look past the surface. Here are some things to do in NYC this winter that’ll keep you out of the cold and keep you entertained!

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5 Unique Things To Do In NYC

NY TRAVEL GUIDE: 5 Unique Things To Do In NYC // eyeliner wings & pretty things

New York City–one of the most wonderful places to shop, eat, explore and travel. While it’s easy to get caught up in the city and the shopping to be done there, there’s much more of New York to see. I’m a huge fan of unique experiences when I travel and I can promise that there’s much more to the city than staring at lights and skyscrapers.

So, for those who are totally sick of hearing about staring at The Statue of Liberty or simply visiting Times Square, here are some unique things to do in NYC from a lifelong New Yorker to you!

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