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The Recessionista Reviews Peter Som for Kohl’s

It’s taken me a few days to be able to review all the pieces in the Peter Som’s collection for Kohl’s.  The first Kohl’s store I went to had a small assortment of the pieces , the second store had a better variety.  I’ve now seen and inspected most of the pieces, so I can […]

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Shopbop Friends & Family Sale Offers Fashion Savings

  Fashion website Shopbop is having a special friends & family event.  For a limited time you can take 25% off all full-price & SALE items.  To get the savings, after you shop enter code INTHEFAMILY14 at checkout.  This offer ends Thursday, April 17, 2014, at 11:59PM PST.  Shopbop is a great way to get top designers […]

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Special Sale: Last Call Designer Shoe Event

If you love the designer shoes at Neiman Marcus, then you’ll want to check out the Last Call Shoe Sale event. The event features brands direct from Neiman Marcus stores, Neiman Marcus Last Call announces its Designer Shoe New Arrivals Event. The seasonal event begins Wednesday, April 16 of designer favorites, such as Christian Louboutin, Manolo […]

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New Conscious Collection Arrives at H&M: Sustainable & Chic

The latest installment of H&M’s Conscious Collection is now in stores and online. I stopped by my local H&M store yesterday to check it out. I’m so impressed by fabrication and the tangerine, red and gold hues in this collection. This collection is really gorgeous.  There are a couple of upscale collection exclusives here like […]

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Forever21 Celebrates Festival Fashion at Coachella

Budget retailer Forever21 made the scene at this weekend’s Coachella Music Fest with an impressive show designed to show off their boho-chic festival fashions.   There show labeled ”Party in the Sky” took place on Saturday, April 12 featuring secret guest DJ’s Gorgon City and What So Not,  as well as recording artist Azealia Banks.  Azealia […]

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Karen Kane Offers Classic American Style for Spring 2014

Los Angeles designer Karen Kane’s new Spring 2014 collection is full of comfortable and stylish American classic.  I recently got to sample some pieces from the collection (including the striped dress above) and the collection is so stylish and flattering that it’s easy to love.   The designer gifted me with the best-selling contrast panel […]

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Alexander Wang Announced as the next H&M Collaboration

Today at their annual Coachella party H&M announced that their next designer collaboration will be with Alexander Wang. A teaser video showing a sports game clock counting down has been posted to Instagram on the designer’s account.  The timestamp in the video indicates that the collection will launch Nov. 6, 2014.  H&M posted a photo […]

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French Chic: Inès De La Fressange at UNIQLO

If you haven’t heard about Parisian designer Inès de la Fressange’s collection at UNIQLO, you  will want to head to a UNIQLO near you.  The designer/model has turned out a great looking collaboration with UNIQLO with wrap dresses, sweaters, jackets and even coats.  The styles are paired down and simple.  My favorite is the striking midi […]

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Sponsored Post: SUSU Handbags on Sale at Hautelook Today!

Shopping club HauteLook is having a sale on gorgeous SUSU Handbags  today.  If you haven’t heard of SUSU, you’ll want to check out these luxe looking handbags by Shanghai designer Susu Zheng. SUSU was developed for the modern working woman. I had the chance to check out the bags at the recent Lucky Fabb conference in Los […]

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Adam Levine Launches Womenswear for Kmart

Adam Levine, star of The Voice and Maroon 5 frontman, has announced plans to bring his rock n’roll style to Kmart in a womenswear collection. The collection, which ranges in price from $12.99-$29.99 for apparel and $6.99-$29.99 for accessories, will be available exclusively in 500 Kmart locations nationwide and website Shop Your Way launches on April 10, […]

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