Monthly Archives: January 2011

SAG Awards Style Jewelry at eBay Fashion Vault

Hot on the heels of the SAG Awards Red Carpet, eBay is going to open up their fashion vault on Monday, Jan. 31st with some red carpet worthy jewelry.  Most of the stars at the SAG Awards were lent jewelry for the ceremony, and they have to return it the next day to jewelers like Chopard, […]

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The Fred Segal Sale Ends Today

In the words of Jim Morrison, “This is the end, beautiful friend.” Yes, the end of the Fred Segal sale.  If you are in the Los Angeles area, and you are a savvy shopper, you should be on high alert.  Everything on the sale is now reduced to 75% off of the original retail price. I […]

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Macy’s Million Dollar Makeover and $50.00 Gift Card Giveaway

How many of you shop at Macy’s? I bet most of you have snapped up a bargain at Macy’s.  They have great designers, brands (INC) and everything from superstar bedding to great kitchen appliances.  I love to wonder through Macy’s with my passport savings pass in one hand and my rewards card in another.  But […]

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William Rast for Target Hits the Clearance Racks

As I predicted in my review of William Rast for Target back in December, the entire collection has gone to clearance and is priced at 50% off  the original Target retail prices.  The leather jackets once priced at almost $200.00 US are now about $100.00. Sadly, this was a case of a mass produced designer […]

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Last Call Anything Goes Sale Offers Deep Designer Discounts

Heads-up! If you’re a lover of designer fashion, and you have some extra holiday gift case to spend, then you might want to check out Neiman’s Last Call sale today.  The sale is called “Anything Goes Sale:” and the more you buy the better your discount.  Here’s how it works.  Buy 1 item, get 10% […]

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H&M’s Waste Collection will only be in One Store Per Country

I was all excited about getting one of the jackets from the H&M waste collection, until I found out how limited the distribution will be. Sorry darlings, odds are you won’t see “Waste” at your local H&M store.  There just must not be enough fabric scraps left on the cutting room floor.  In case you […]

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Hot Tip: White House Black Market Reversible Belt on the cover of ELLE

Katie Holmes seems to be kicking off a new career as a model.  She’s just been announced as the new face of Ann Taylor, and now she’s on the February  issue of ELLE Magazine as their cover model.  Inside the magazine, Katie models not Ann Taylor, but  pricey pieces from Tom Ford and Philip Lim […]

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Looking for a Cheap but Chic Vacation? Enter for a Luxury Vacation Getaway

Who wouldn’t want to go to Paris, Bermuda, Greece, Hawaii, St. Lucia, Portugal, Vienna or Miami? We all want to go, we just don’t want to pay for it. That’s what contests are all about. is offering a giveaway for a chance to win a paid trip to one of this amazing locations.  Best […]

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The Recessionista’s Fashion & News Round-Up

The materials from the Lanvin for H&M collection have been reused to create the Waste collection There’s been so much chic n’cheap fashion news in the last few week’s that I thought it was time for a round-up of all the news stories. Waste not Want Not: First up, H&M has announced that they will […]

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Special Event & VIP Discounts: Join DKNY on Jan 24 for an Online Fashion Chat

One of my favorite brands,  DKNY (Donna Karan New York), is holding a special Internet event this Monday Jan 24th and you’re invited!  So mark your fashion calendar and save the date.  Why should you attend?  Easy. You’ll get the insider scoop on new fashions from the brand for Spring 2011 plus discount codes. Yes, feel the DKNY […]

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