Category Archives: Accessories

Reviews and recommendations for fashion accessories: Handbags, shoes & jewelry.

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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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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Kohl’s Offers Downton Abbey Inspired Jewelry

Are you as addicted to all things Downton Abbey as I am? If you are a Downton Abbey aficionado then you might want to check out the jewelry inspired by the series now on offer at Kohls.com.  Kohl’s has posted 27 pieces of costume jewelry inspired by the beloved Masterpiece Theater Classic.  There are necklaces, […]

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Forever 21 Announces Premium Leather Shoe Collection

They look chic and they are certainly cheap, but the jury is out on the quality.  Today Forever 21 launched exclusive premium leather shoe collection featuring 10 styles . Highlights of the collection include metal-tip clogs with stained wooden heels and distressed genuine leather high top sneakers. With price points ranging from $49.80 – $79.80, styles […]

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Alex and Ani Dragonfly Bracelet: New Year Jewelry Special Deal

Alex and Ani is featuring their reasonably priced Dragonfly bracelet  on sale for the New Year. The bracelet is priced at $28.00, but if you use code DRAGONFLY you save $5.00, bringing the price to $23.00. That’s a great price on an Alex and Ani piece for yourself or a special girlfriend.  The Dragonfly symbolizes change […]

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Christmas Birkin Atrocity: Kardashian K-Birkin Katastrophe

I looked at this Birkin bag and thought I was looking at Medusa. I almost froze.   This is the bag that Kayne West gave Kim Kardashian for Christmas.  As with all things Kardashian, the bag was promptly shown off on Instagram for fans to see.  A Birkin bag is one of the most coveted […]

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Sponsored Post: Alex and Ani Bracelets on Sale at IDEELI

For a while, I’ve been loving Alex and Ani bracelets. Frankly, I’ve been a little fascinated by them because of the various charms and their claims of positive energy. Today, the bracelets are on sale at shopping club IDEELI.  The bracelets offer charms that have different meanings and are grouped together in a collection of […]

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The Recessionista Reviews Fibi and Clo Cascade Sandals

Fibi and Clo’s Cascade sandals are some of the prettiest shoes I’ve seen.   They sparkle with a wrap around silver upper bejeweled with smoke stones. The sandals are elasticized in the heel to stay snuggly on.   I was gifted with a pair of the shoes at the IFB Blogger Conference back in Feb. […]

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NIKEiD Partners with Liberty of London for Customizable Sneakers

Summer is vacation season and a great time to show of a pair of fashionable sneakers. That’s why Nike has partnered with Liberty of London for NikeiD.  Now you can chose a favorite Liberty of London print and put if on a comfortable Nike sneaker  New Liberty prints to choose from include Pepper and Capel.  […]

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Celebrity Look for Less: Jessica Alba’s Flats Save or Splurge?

Like many a weary traveler at the airport, Jessica Alba stopped to check her phone messages. But unlike most weary travelers, because Ms. Alba is a celebrity, her photo was snapped while checking her phone mail. At first glance, there’s nothing too unusual about the photo, except, the comfy looking shoes caught my eye. Ms. […]

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