Monthly Archives: May 2011

Is a Good Sale on Jean’s more Exciting than Sex? Some Women Say Yes!

A recent study conducted by People StyleWatch polled 2,000 women ages 18 to 29 and found that 48% of women are more excited getting jeans on sale than having sex.  This seems kind of crazy to me frankly. Does it to you?  I mean come on!  Jeans! We’re not talking about Christian Dior or Roland […]

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Father’s Day Gift Suggestions: June 19th is Father’s Day

Pictured: Suggested Toys for Boys Did you all have a wonderful and relaxing three day break over this Memorial Day weekend? I can’t believe the break is almost over.  Yes, I shopped the Memorial Day sales, and I got a few good deals.  Now it’s time to shift gears, and start thinking of shopping for […]

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New Reductions on Matthew Williamson for Macy’s Impulse

Heads-up shoppers, the Matthew Williamson for Macy’s Impulse collection has hit the sales racks for Memorial Day weekend, with new mark downs just taken.  I reviewed this collection when it first arrived in stores, and there are some very well done pieces here, especially the beautiful prints. Now, the prices have dropped to a point […]

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News Flash: No More Uniqlo US Phone or Mail orders as of June 1, 2011

Pictured: One of my new $29.99 Costello Tagliapietra Uniqlo dresses. Recently, I’d been enjoying ordering from Uniqlo especially, since they launched their designer invitation project, featuring Costello Tagliapietra, Charlotte Ronson + Vena Cava.  All the items are now in stock at Uniqlo stores.  I bought two of the amazing Costello Tagliapietra dresses for only $29.99.  […]

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Get your little Brown Bag Ready for Memorial Day at Bloomie’s

I feel I would be sadly remiss in my function as fashionista and savings town crier, if I didn’t tell all of you that the Bloomingdale’s Brown Bag Memorial sale is upon us until May 30th. I mean, you are all friends and family right? This is the time I get my little brown shopping […]

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The New Affair of the Necklace : Urban Outfitters Twitter Backlash for Copying

Have you checked out Twitter today to see all the conversations about Urban Outfitters? Big props to one of the Tweeps, @amberkarnes for shining the Twitter spotlight on the global problem of large retailers copying or knocking off  independent designers and then selling the goods as their own creation and reaping the profits while they […]

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Win a pair of Alexander Wang sunglasses (valued at $325) from

Pictured: Alexander Wang sunglasses being given away on Our friends at are starting the summer sunshine celebration early, by giving away a designer pair of sunglasses. Many fashionistas have used a cool pair of sunglasses to transform the most basic, plain, and ordinary outfits into fashion-forward glamorous looks.  Follow the lead of style […]

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A Sad Return: My Christian Siriano Suit from Spiegel

Pictured: Siriano’s modern two-piece black suit for Spiegel. Back in early March, I blogged that Christian Siriano was launching a limited edition collection with Spiegel.  I was truly excited to have the opportunity to buy lower priced Christian Siriano garments similar to some of his Oscar fashions and New York Fashion Week runway collections via […]

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Sponsored Post: Let the Games Begin: Nordstrom’s Half-Yearly Sale for Women & Kids

Savings alert! Nordstrom’s Half-Yearly Sale for Women & Kids starts today, Wednesday, May 25! Click here to visit The sale offers new markdowns on your favorite designer brands. During this special twice-a-year event, shoppers enjoy new markdowns on apparel, shoes, and accessories from favorite brands such as NYDJ, Sam Edelman, Kate Spade New York, […]

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Pamper Yourself with $39.00 Spa Deals from Spa Club Spaphile

If you like to enjoy a great relaxing Spa treatment, but you don’t want to  pay over $50.00 for it, then have I got a deal for you.  Los Angeles based Spaphile offers weekly deals on spa treatments for just $39.99.   The deals are posted to their website and you must be a member to […]

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