Ally Batista

Ally is a preppy tomboy who loves all things football and fashion. She's a housewife in training and is known as the highly opinionated, and sometimes rude, first woman of Elite Daily. Be prepared to always be caught off guard.

The Product You Should Add To Your Daily Routine

ByAlly Batista
We’re getting older every second. Sometimes this can be a good thing, but when it comes to aging appearances, I’d rather not. No one wants wrinkles, especially to start developing them at such a young age. But unfortunately, wrinkles are…

Women To Be In All Combat Units In 2016

ByAlly Batista
The majority of the world would claim that there is equality among the sexes, but we women sure do know better. There’s the increasingly obvious fact that we don’t get paid nearly as much as men do (in most instances) and the exclusion from many job…

Club Monaco Launching First Ever Shoe Collection

ByAlly Batista
Club Monaco is a favorite high/low boutique brand amongst New York City fashionistas everywhere. Their clothing is always on trend and on the perfect price point for the quality of clothing the wearer is getting. Club Monaco fans everywhere will be…

High End Beauty Moves To A New And Unlikely Wholesaler

ByAlly Batista
High/low fashion collaborations/partnerhsips are becoming such a common practice these days, it’s hard to be surprised when a new one is announced. With Topshop teaming up with Christopher Kane, Target showcasing collections from Proenza Schouler…

Habits Of Successful Women

ByAlly Batista
Women’s opinions may vary in what they consider the traits of a successful woman. Whether you base success on the length of someone’s resume, the amount of money in her checking account, or how much she’s accomplished -- there’s always some method…

Yoga: More Than Just A White Girl Trend

ByAlly Batista
Yoga has recently been lumped in with other “white girl trends.” You know, the same girls who eat gluten free, go out for sushi multiple times a week, and do blueprint cleanses are also the ones who go to yoga. It’s certainly a trendy fitness class,…

The Newest Way To Test For Melanoma

ByAlly Batista
Skin cancer is in no way limited to one gender, but we all know that females typically sit out and tan or use tanning beds far more often than men do. A woman’s desire for tanned skin has caused an increase in skin cancers throughout our gender, so…

Is Quitting Coffee More Serious Than You Think?

ByAlly Batista
I’m a first generation daughter to European parents, so needless to say, I’ve been drinking coffee for far longer than I should have been. To be honest, I don’t even remember when I started, but I do know that I’ve been dependent on the beverage…

Marc Jacobs Beauty Collection Revealed

ByAlly Batista
The makeup and fashion obsessed alike have been highly anticipating Marc Jacobs’ forthcoming Sephora beauty line since it’s announcement over a year ago. Now, Jacobs is giving us a glimpse of the collection courtesy of WWD. The color cosmetics line…

Nicki Minaj’s New Line Is… Interesting

ByAlly Batista
I don’t think anyone on the face of this planet (other than her die hard fans) would ever have confidence in Nicki Minaj’s design expertise (or lack there of). She went from wearing $2 camis and fake gold bamboo hoop earrings to being hip hop’s Lady…

Topshop x Reclaim To Wear

ByAlly Batista
Last summer, Topshop and the eco-friendly, yet cute, label Reclaim To Wear launched an “upcycled” capsule collection, which was created from the reuse of discarded materials. Surprisingly, the line was a complete success. Pair that with Topshop’s…

The Newest Breast Enhancement Treatment

ByAlly Batista
Breast augmentation is perhaps the most common plastic surgery to be had amongst women. Small chested women frequently long for a larger bust and will go to any length, at any cost, to get one. For those women who yearn for a larger cup size, but…

A Shocking Study On Anorexia

ByAlly Batista
With society's portrayal of what a “normal” looking woman should look like, body dysmorphia and body image issues are at an all time high. It’s sad to see so many women alter their appearances because they feel like they don’t look good enough, but…

Burberry’s Innovative Virtual Kissing Booth

ByAlly Batista
Burberry is one of the most classic brands in the business, but that doesn’t mean that they’re not constantly striving to keep up with the changing times and move everything into the digital realm. They're immensely popular on the social media…

Jason Wu Expands His Resume

ByAlly Batista
Could Jason Wu be considered one of the busiest designers in fashion? On top of designing his own collections and working with a slew of collaborations, the designer has just been appointed Artistic Director of BOSS, womenswear by Hugo…

Angela Ahrendts: On Her Way To Becoming The Richest Woman In The World

ByAlly Batista
Burberry Chief Executive Officer Angela Ahrendts has just been named the highest-paid person in corporate Britain, according to the latest FTSE 100 list. She was paid 16.9 million pounds (approximately $26,533,000!) last year, which is almost 5…

New Members Of The CFDA Revealed

ByAlly Batista
The Council of Fashion Designers of America has just gotten a little bit bigger. Actually, a lot bigger. Yesterday, the CFA named 32 new members into their organization, bringing its roster up to a whopping 454 members. “Acceptance into the CFDA…

Karl Lagerfeld On Social Media And The Chanel Biopic’s Sequel

ByAlly Batista
Can you think of a designer you’d want to follow more on twitter than the infamous Karl Lagerfeld? The brains behind Chanel and the source of entertainment for the industry apparently won’t be joining any social media outlets anytime soon. According…

H&M x Isabel Marant

ByAlly Batista
At this point, I’ll be expecting H&M to make a major announcement every week, with a high/low designer collaboration coming out every day. The Swedish fast fashion giant H&M has just announced it’s latest designer collaboration, and it’s bound to be…

In Honor Of The Bling Ring: Five Notorious Shoplifting Scandals

ByAlly Batista
Sofia Coppola’s highly anticipated Bling Ring film, which was inspired by the burglaries of celebrity homes in Hollywood pulled off by several high school teenagers, has been getting a lot of buzz lately. For one who isn’t familiar with the original…