Laurice Wardini

Laurice Wardini

Laurice is the co-founder and head editor of ClothedUp. She is passionate about fashion and beauty – she has tried hundreds of brands & products and loves sharing her recommendations with the world. You'll typically find her brainstorming content ideas, trying a new hobby, shopping for the latest styles, experimenting with beauty products, or exploring a new country. ✨ As a content creator of 6+ years, she loves sharing her ideas, research, and expertise with others.

14 Best Reef Safe Sunscreen Brands

14 Best Reef-Safe Sunscreen Brands

Laurice WardiniFeb 17, 202312 min read

Although it’s important to protect your skin from harmful UV rays on a daily basis, it’s also important to protect our oceans and reefs. Coral reefs are already under threat…

Supergoop Reviews

Supergoop Reviews: Here’s What We Think

Laurice WardiniJan 7, 20236 min read

SPF is arguably the most important product in a skincare routine, so this is a step you want to get right.  But do you need to spend extra money to…

40 Perfect Gifts for Women in Their 20’s

42 Perfect Gifts for Women in Their 20’s

Laurice WardiniDec 1, 202215 min read

If you’re looking for gifts for women in their 20’s that aren’t as basic as a gift card, you might not know where to start.  I’m a woman in her…

35 Stocking Stuffers for Men & Women Alike (2022)

35 Stocking Stuffers for Men & Women Alike (2022)

Laurice WardiniDec 1, 202210 min read

Let’s be real, nobody likes boring stocking stuffers. Pens, notepads, socks . . . we can do better (well, I always love new socks, but that’s beside the point). So…

25 Best Fashion Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals

25 Best Fashion Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals

Laurice WardiniNov 23, 20227 min read

Even when you search for the best Black Friday and/or Cyber Monday deals, there might be things you miss.  We’ve been browsing high and low for the best deals to…


Our Honest BTArtbox Press-On Nails Review

Laurice WardiniNov 18, 20225 min read

Getting your nails done is one of life’s simple pleasures, but getting acrylics or even a gel manicure is pricey these days. Especially if you want a cute design like…

Cartier Love Ring Thin vs. Thick: My Experience

Cartier Love Ring Thin vs. Thick: My Experience

Laurice WardiniOct 19, 20224 min read

My boyfriend gifted me with a beautiful thick Cartier love ring a couple of years ago, but I had to return it and get a different size and potentially a…

My Vegamour Reviews – Does It Really Work?

My Vegamour Reviews – Does It Really Work?

Laurice WardiniSep 19, 20229 min read

When shopping for ethical products, Vegamour is a top brand when it comes to hair growth products. With plenty of raving Vegamour reviews and higher-than-average prices, it’s natural to wonder…

14 Best Luxury Resale Sites Everyone Should Know

14 Best Luxury Resale Sites Everyone Should Know

Laurice WardiniSep 9, 20228 min read

Although shopping at designer stores is nice, we can’t deny that shopping luxury consignment is fun too. It’s a great way to find deals, score vintage items you might not…

Naked Wardrobe Reviews: Read This First

Naked Wardrobe Reviews: Read This First

Laurice WardiniSep 7, 20228 min read

There are so many different types of brands in the fashion world, from ultra-fast fashion to ultra-luxury. Somewhere in the middle falls Naked Wardrobe, a brand that describes itself as…

trendy nail design with neon green abstract squiggle lines on the two middle nails, and neon green tips on the rest of the nails, with a clear nail underneath

31 Gorgeous Green Nail Ideas to Try Today

Laurice WardiniAug 28, 20225 min read

Who doesn’t love the color green? Whether you want green nails to bring you some much-needed good luck or just because you want to try a unique new nail color…

close up of person's wrist with tattoos, wearing tennis bracelet from Cernucci

Cernucci Reviews: Is It Legit?

Laurice WardiniAug 16, 20227 min read

Accessories and jewelry with unique and trendy designs often come with a hefty price tag. But, there are some brands that promise style with affordability. Cernucci is one such brand…

carbon38 vs lululemon: woman jumping in air, wearing blue activewear bra and leggings, holding black dumbells

Carbon38 vs Lululemon: How They Compare

Laurice WardiniAug 15, 20226 min read

The search for the best activewear brands never seems to end. You’re likely familiar with the famous Lululemon, but Carbon38 is another athleisure brand that’s making a name for itself…

woman wearing long white dress from Ericdress

Ericdress Reviews: Is It Legit?

Laurice WardiniAug 12, 20227 min read

Say goodbye to strictly Americanized wardrobes and join the international fashion community with Ericdress.  This global online retailer is blowing up, but you’ll want to do your research first to…

side profile of woman's face, wearing gold hoop earring and crystal stud earring from Maison Miru

Maison Miru Reviews: Perfect Place For Jewelry?

Laurice WardiniAug 12, 20226 min read

Maison Miru offers super chic, dainty, unisex jewelry that makes the perfect staple pieces in anyone’s jewelry collection. Especially popular are their nap earrings, which are poke-free and perfect for…

woman wearing pink dress from Flamingo Shop

Flamingo Shop Reviews: To Shop Or Not?

Laurice WardiniAug 12, 20227 min read

Flamingo Shop is a famous fast-fashion brand dedicated to making women’s clothing affordable but not by skimping on quality. The brand claims to find manufacturers that typically produce for big…

close up of person's hand with teal nail polish from Dazzle Dry

Dazzle Dry Reviews: Is This Polish Worth It?

Laurice WardiniAug 12, 20226 min read

Want a natural alternative for your nail care routine? Well  Dr. Vivian Valenty set out to do just that with the Dazzle Dry nail system.  Not only does this brand…

close up of woman wearing long black dress from Amiclubwear

Amiclubwear Reviews: Is It Worth It?

Laurice WardiniAug 11, 20227 min read

Looking for that perfect outfit to wear to the club but don’t know what’s in style? Amiclubwear has got you covered with all of the fashionable styles for an easy…

9 Tory Burch Sandals Dupes That Look Designer

Laurice WardiniAug 11, 20225 min read

Although Tory Burch Sandals are the perfect summer wardrobe staple, the price not be the most budget-friendly out there. At around $198 per pair, some say it’s worth it, but…

close up of person's feet wearing gold strappy heels from Ego Shoes

Ego Shoes Reviews: Shop Or Flop?

Laurice WardiniAug 10, 20226 min read

Finding a great shoe brand online can be challenging, especially when they all seem to have the same designs and styles that blend in with the crowd. However, Ego Shoes…

close up of pregnant woman holding belly, wearing black floral dress from Patpat

Patpat Reviews: What To Know Before You Shop

Laurice WardiniAug 9, 20228 min read

Wondering if this site for affordable (and adorable) baby clothes is too good to be true? Read our Patpat reviews to see if it’s worth the money. There doesn’t seem…

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Cettire Reviews: Is This Site Legit?

Laurice WardiniAug 4, 20228 min read

Nowadays, there is almost no need to go straight to the designer for your luxury goods since there are so many resale fashion sites to choose from to save money.…

close up of woman wearing green top and white floral pants from Wholesale21

Wholesale21 Reviews: Is It Worth It?

Laurice WardiniAug 4, 20227 min read

We all know that fast-fashion sites are here to stay. Some are surprisingly good quality while others are complete duds. That’s why we wanted to take a look into Wholesale21…

woman looking off camera wearing a beige Truekind bra

Truekind Bra Reviews: The Most Comfortable Bras?

Laurice WardiniAug 3, 20226 min read

It’s 2022, which means you don’t have to wear a bra with wires anymore. Support doesn’t have to come with all the poking and jabbing. Get comfy instead! There are…

woman with curly hair looking off camera, smiling, holding Schmidt's natural deodorant

Schmidt’s Natural Deodorant Reviews: Does It Work?

Laurice WardiniAug 2, 20229 min read

Finding a deodorant that smells good and lasts all day can be a little tricky. With the vast number of brands on the market, each has its own formula and…

closeup of person's hands wearing diamond rings and bracelets from Vrai

VRAI Reviews: Is This Sustainable Brand Worth It?

Laurice WardiniAug 2, 20227 min read

VRAI is all about the environment, stating they are a company that sells sustainably created diamonds “without the environmental and human toll of mining.” But is this sustainable way of…

two flannel shirts with plaid patterns: one red, blue, and white, the other yellow and black. There are flowers on top of the shirts

Flannel vs Plaid: Here’s The Difference

Laurice WardiniAug 1, 20226 min read

It’s camping season, and what does that mean? It’s time to get out your warm, cozy, campfire flannel. The easiest way to tell the difference between flannel and plaid is…

close-up of woman wearing necklaces and earrings from Mint and Lily

Mint And Lily Reviews: Is Their Jewelry Worth It?

Laurice WardiniJul 29, 20226 min read

For modern, fun, and customizable designs, Mint And Lily is a cool new jewelry brand in the queue.  The brand was born from a simple bracelet with a message: “straighten…

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15 Best Maternity Clothing Brands for Bump-Friendly Essentials

Laurice WardiniJul 28, 202210 min read

Pregnancy is one of the hardest things a woman will do, so we believe pregnant women deserve the highest quality and most comfortable clothes to spend their nine months in. …

three women with plus-zise figures wearing trendy clothes on green background

15 Best Plus Size Clothing Subscription Boxes

Laurice WardiniJul 27, 202212 min read

When it comes to clothing subscription boxes, it can be difficult and confusing to narrow down the best options with a wide variety of plus-size clothing (or even boxes that…