Monthly Archives: November 2012

Topshop Asks Who’s That Girl? More Clues in the Topshop Holiday Campaign

Topshop you’re such a tease! The second installment of the Topshop Who’s That Girl Social Media campaign has been released.  It’s becoming a worldwide guessing game via Twitter as Tweeple from Japan, Australia, the US, the UK and the rest of the world try to determine the identity of the mystery girl using the hashtag […]

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Countdown to Target Neiman Marcus Holiday Collection

The  eagerly awaited Target Neiman Marcus Holiday Collection is due in both stores this Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012.  If the crowds at the recent  New York Pop-up store are any indication, this collection is going to sell-out.  Crowds turned out for the  eagerly awaited goods from 50 high-end designers who are regulars at Neiman Marcus stores, […]

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Who’s That Girl? Topshop Kicks off Twitter #WhosThatGirl Holiday Social Media Campaign with a Mystery Star

Picture a beautiful sparkling holiday party dress worn by a Hollywood A-lister, set against the sound of tinkling piano keys.  A the mystery girl in a fabulous dress steps out,  but only for an instant. Who is it?  Who’s that Girl?  That’s the eternal question (well not really)  that Topshop is asking on Twitter.   […]

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Kate Spade Fashions on Sale at Gilt Groupe Nov. 29

I remember when Kate Spade handbags were so popular and trendy that they never went on sale.  Thank god those days are gone!  Make your calendars for this Thursday, November 29th  (2012) because Kate Spade is taking over   If you’re not already a member, you can use my invite to join Gilt Groupe and […]

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Giving Tuesday: Use your Social Media Klout to Give Back

Today is Giving Tuesday. If you are on Twitter, you know that #GivingTuesday is a trending topic today. So what’s all the buzz about?  Giving Tuesday is an opportunity to donate to those less fortunate who maybe didn’t have  a Thanksgiving dinner,  a sale to shop or the need to clip a coupon because they […]

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Target Designer Collaboration: Announcing Sam & Libby Shoes for Target

Hot off the press! Target Corporation has just announced an exclusive partnership with footwear brand Sam & Libby.  Have you heard for Sam & Libby readers? They make the most adorable ballet slippers/flats in all designs and colors. The new collection will be available beginning May 5, 2013, at all Target stores, with an expanded […]

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Cyber Monday Shopping Tips

Cyber Monday Shopping Tips In less than 24 hrs Cyber Monday (aka le festival de la Recessionista)  begins. That means it’s time for some practical Cyber Monday Shopping Tips.  With technology, mobile apps, coupons and websites like The Recessionista, it’s easier than ever to get the deals.  Here are a few shopping tips to help […]

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Cyber Monday 2012 Deals

Let’s talk savvy shopping!  I’m a big lover of Cyber Monday shopping.  The Cyber Monday Deals coming this week promise  pure relaxation and comfort. I’m tired of the lines and the pushing and shoving in store on Black Friday.  Give me a good Cyber Monday deal any day.  Some of you might prefer going in […]

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French Designer Sophie Theallet’s Collection for The Limited hits the Christmas sale rack

French designer Sophie Theallet just arrived at your local mall with a very simple collection for The Limited.  The collection looks very vintage inspired to me.  The 1930’s looking bow dress features contoured seams and a bow with long ties on the shoulder.   I was wondering how a collection from Ms. Theallet would sell at a […]

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It is on! The Recessionista’s Black Friday 2012 Fashion Sale Guide Plus… Doorbusters!

As most of my readers know, Thursday, Thanksgiving Day, is the new Black Friday.  It’s a bit cruel for store employees who have to work on Thanksiving, but I understand some of them were working in the past to get ready for the Friday sales. That makes sense as we know the magic elves didn’t […]

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