Monthly Archives: November 2010

Kohl’s to Launch Lifestyle Brand with Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony

Jennifer Lopez, aka” J Lo” and “Jenny from the Block”, and her husband Marc Anthony have announced that they are the latest celebrities to lend their name to a clothing line.  The line is being labeled a “Lifestyle Brand” and will be sold exclusively at retailer Kohl’s. Here are the details. The Jennifer Lopez and […]

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The Recessionista Reviews Lanvin for H&M

It’s the night before the Lanvin launch and all through the H&M house, not a creature is stirring, not even a mouse! I had the opportunity to see the collection prior to it’s official launch tomorrow at a preview tonight at the H&M showroom on Sunset Boulevard.  I’m pleased to report that it looks really […]

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Good News for Coffee Lovers: Starbucks Buy One Get One Free Offer

If you love coffee, here’s a little tip about a Starbucks deal that started today. Coffee lovers are invited to share the Starbucks holiday tradition with a friend and come into stores in the U.S. on Nov. 18-21 from 2-5PM to enjoy a “buy one, get one” offer when purchasing a holiday beverage.  Customers can also choose […]

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Black Friday at Zara in the US!

Fashionable and affordable retailer Zara is getting into the Black Friday spirit.  Check out their fall look book online, and you’ll see they have some terrific holiday and fall looks for women, men and kids. They let me know that they will be opening early at their locations across the US, and offering some special […]

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Great Kate: Fit for a Princess, Kate Middleton’s Style Essentials

I’ve been completely charmed by Kate Middleton’s fashion sense for some time.  She always looks incredible, but very accessible and down to earth.  Her looks combine couture and off the rack with great taste.  No wonder.  Kate was an accessories buyer for British fashion chain Jigsaw.  Jigsaw sells classic looks that are elegant but not too […]

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Last Day: Juicy Couture Friends & Family Sale includes Erin Fetherston

Pictured: My favorite EF for Juicy Couture Piece. If you love Erin Fetherston’s Holiday Collection for Juicy Couture,  here’s a hot tip. You can order it at a 30% off today at Juicy Couture online and receive free shipping.  I just picked up this vintage looking Dolman sleeve jacket and saved almost $70.00 using code […]

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Haute Tip: ShopExcessBaggage.com Offers Designer Fashions for Deep Discounts

Who doesn’t like quality designer clothing at a great price? Last week at The Sassy City Chicks event I made a new discovery: ShopExcessBaggage.com. This website offers great deals on some quality Los Angeles Brand One Grey Day, C&C of California, Rachel Pally and Michael Stars.  Sometimes you can even find Rebecca Taylor on sale.   If you […]

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Holiday Trend: The Crystal Bib Necklace

Pictured: Come to mama! My new Crystal Bib necklace for the holiday season. (picture taken with my new Olympus-Pen camera.) Don’t you love this necklace? I’m sure you’ve seen similar styles this fall.  This is one of the new trends for the holidays, the “crystal bib” necklace.  I fell in love with this necklace a few […]

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Holiday Shopping Survey from American Express: 100% of Women Say They Will Give Gifts

Pictured: The Rotunda at Union Square’s Neiman Marcus in San Francisco (photo by Prakhar.) My credit card company American Express (think no finance fees + rewards =me) recently released their 2010 Spending and Savings tracker report.  This survey takes the pulse of American consumers, and shows us yet again that Women are from Venus and […]

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Celebrity Style for Less: Christine Price Handbags

 Pictured: Luxury handbag designer Christine Price shows off her”Sibyl” bag. (photo by M. Hall) Christine Price is a hot handbag designer for celebrities like Julia Roberts, Paris Hilton, Carrie Anne Inaba, Felicity Huffman, Angela Bassett and Anne Heche.   I’ve seen pictures of celebrities carrying her handbags in magazines like OK! and on E!TV Online. I […]

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