Monthly Archives: March 2010

Hot off the Press: Discount on the DKNY Cozy

Deal alert, the colorful and versatile DKNY “Cozy” wrap is on sale for 10% off its retail price on the DKNY site, when you join the site and become a member.  When you visit the site, check out the cool “Cozy” video. The video was a collaboration between DKNY and Kelly Cutrone (star of Bravo’s […]

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Sponsored Post: Carolina Herrera on Sale at Gilt Groupe Today!

If you missed Carolina Herrera for less on Oprah’s eBay auction, good news.  Online shopping club The Gilt Groupe is featuring her designs today.  Her designs are not budget priced, but they are classic and definitely investment pieces.  Gilt Groupe offers them for far less than retail prices.  So if you like a good deal, […]

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Treesje Handbags: Why Celebrities Carry Them and Love Them

Pictured: Tressje Handbag Client,  Actress Krysten Ritter poses with handbag designer Laura Darrah at Saks Fifth Avenue. (photo M. Hall) This Saturday, Treesje handbags hosted a special event at Saks in Beverly Hills.  Always in search of a better handbag, at a good price, I decided to check it out.  What I didn’t realize is […]

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People StyleWatch Deals. Savings on Shabby Apple, 1928 Jewelry and more!

Pictured: This retro-chic style dress is a featured deal from Shabby Apple in People StyleWatch this week. It’s 20% off with the code from  People  Stylewatch.  (Photo courtesy of Shabby Apple, via People StyleWatch.) So one of my guilty pleasures are my subscriptions to People and People StyleWatch.  I don’t pay the newsstand price for the […]

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Style Tip: Enter to Win the YSL Bow Bag in’s 7 Deadly Sins Giveaway.

The last, and in my opinion, the best prize in the  7 Deadly Sins Giveaway has arrived. The week’s giveaway is the coveted, YSL Bow Bag in rich leather.  Yes, you will be the envy of your friends if you win it.  And speaking on envy, I envy anyone who already owns one.  They […]

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Saks Fifth Ave news: More Off 5th Stores Coming and a Jimmy Choo Contest

Pictured: Win Some Heels! Saks Fifth Avenue and Jimmy Choo invite you to play fashion stylist this week. (Details below.) High-end retailer Saks has been busy this week with savings, special events, news and contests.  Showing they are  in tune with the tenure of the times. Saks will be expanding its retail strategy to include […]

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Purse Purge: Dillard’s Handbag or Watch Trade-in

Pictured: Retail store Dillard’s Watch or Handbag Trade-in Event Eagle eye shopper, and savvy Texas reader Kristi just phoned in a breaking news tip about how to get a new handbag or watch for less at Dillard’s stores around the US.  Seems Dillard’s just started their annual trade-in sale. So clean out your closets and […]

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Emporio Armani Shows Customers Classic Fashion Looks

Pictured: A beautiful Armani lacey top with black trim that can also be worn open as a jacket (Photo: M. Hall) Emporio Armani and ELLE magazine partnered tonight to put on an exclusive runway event of their Spring/Summer 2010 collections for men and women.  Most of the attendees were longtime Armani customers, and I was […]

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Jen Awad Brings Color and a “New Look” to Los Angeles Fashion Week

Pictured: Jen Awad’s striking hot pink cocktail dress with roses. ( Photo courtesy of Jen Awad., Photo by: Jen Zeitlen) Last night Jen Awad showed Los Angeles a new look at 1940s styles.  Just as Christian Dior was determined to give women a “New Look” after the somber styles of World War II by bringing […]

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Kohl’s Deal and Facebook Contest Help You Get Ready for Prom + Easter

As a practicing recessionista, I have to interrupt my LA Fashion Week Coverage to let you know about some good deals this week and a contest Kohl’s is having to allow you to win a $100.00 gift card. First, let’s talk about what is always the best possible deal, getting stuff for FREE.  Kohl’s just […]

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