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Jean Deal: Target Offers $10.00 off Denim in-store and online

If you’re like most of the world you live in your jeans.   I’ve even seen studies where women say a good deal on denim is better than sex!   That’s why I know some of you will be interested in the deal Target is running right now on Target Denim.   For a limited […]

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Nordstrom Expands Partnership with MADEWELL to more stores

Today Nordstrom has announced plans to expand their partnership with apparel brand MADEWELL.  That means you can now find MADEWELL at an additional 15 Nordstrom stores across the US . By late July, the retailer will carry the MADEWELL collection in a total of 30 locations and on Nordstrom.com.  Right now, Nordstrom is the only U.S. […]

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Kohl’s Thakoon Lookbook: London Inspired Fashions for Fall

Kohl’s has released the lookbook for their Thakoon London inspired DesignNation collection due in stores for Fall 2015.   My first impressions of this collection are that it’s nothing special. Quite honestly, I don’t see many of the unique prints Thakoon is known for in this Kohl’s collab.  If you like the gorgeous brightly colored […]

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Further Reductions on REISS Sale for Women & Men

The REISS summer clearance sale just got a lot sweeter. Today is the last day of the sale and items have been reduced by an extra 10% for both men and women.  REISS has been on The Recessionista‘s pick list for fashion ever since Kate Middleton, now the Duchess of Cambridge wore the REISS Shola […]

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ISSA Restocks Kate Middleton’s Blue Engagement Dress

Ever wonder if it’s worth paying over $600.00 for a dress? While ISSA proves that it is–their Phyllis dress is a sell-out all over again. Last week,  ISSA  restocked their famous Phyllis dress popularized by Kate Middleton when she announced her engagement to Prince William.  The style of this dress  is truly a classic with is […]

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Rory Beca Partners with Jergens for a California Girl collection

Designer Rory Beca has partnered with Jergens (yes, the beauty products) for a cute Jergens x Rory Beca Exclusive California Girl collection.   The collection features colorful dresses and totes in sunny beach patterns to pair with Jergens tanning creams and exfoliating products. The kit features an  exclusive Rory Beca Dixon Mini Dress in silk […]

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Katy Perry New Face of H&M Holiday Campaign

Look for pop icon Katy Perry on H&M Holiday Campaign adverts starting this November.  The singer will add discount retailer H&M to their stable of celebrities like David Beckham who will front H&M campaigns.  With H&M paying high fees to the likes of Katy Perry and Beckham, I can’t help but wonder how they can […]

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Summer Accessory Style: Shopping for Fashionable Jewelry

Summer is here with its shimmering parties, graduations and special events.  If you love fashion, like me, it’s literally the season of the bling! You don’t have to go shopping for new clothes, all you need is the right accessory to sparkle and make a fashion statement all summer long. To do that, I recently […]

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Eva Longoria fashion label set to launch in Fall 2016

It’s no surprise that Desperate Housewife actress Eva Longoria has announced she will launch  a fashion label with Sunrise Brands.  Eva spoke about her desire to do this when I interviewed her at her JCPenney bedding launch a few months ago.  Eva has announced a new partnership with Sunrise Brands, a New York and Los […]

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David Beckham Models Fully Clothed in New H&M Campaign

David Beckham is back to modeling for H&M, but this time he’s fully clothed posing with comedian Kevin Hart.  Our spies tell us that the photos are for the “Modern Essentials Selected By David Beckham” campaign where Beckham will show our menswear of H&M in a series of ads. The campaign and collection. will be released […]

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