Bluefly's Sale on Single Dress Offers Great Deals

Website BlueFly.com is having a sale right now. One of the best deals on the sale are the dresses from… [more]

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Target Announces Black Friday in July over 3 Weekends

  Target is imploring customers to shop like it's Black Friday, in July instead of after… [more]

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Fashion Site ModCloth Launches an App & a Sale

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Sale on Nick Verreos Dresses: Fashion under $50.00

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Inside Downton Abbey's Dazzling Jewels with Andrew Prince

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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Starts July 10 for Cardholders

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The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Starts July 10, 2014

Attention Nordstrom Credit Card Holders, the Anniversary Sale is about to start so rev your engines. As a Nordstrom cardholder, this is a great time of year to get designer deals and excellent shoes at discount prices. Right now, the Nordstrom website is closed as the get ready for the sale. In previous years, the site has gone down under the weight of shoppers.  There’s a few things you should look for at the sale including deals on Vince Camuto, Betsey Johnson (Placed Lace Sheath), Rebecca Taylor, Tadashi Shoji, Kate Spade handbags, Eileen Fischer and NIKE shoes. If you shop, leave a comment and let me know what you find.

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Style by Ellen De Generes: Ellen & Chris Burch Partner for Lifestyle Collection

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Ellen at the Oscars

Entertainer Ellen De Generes is a celebrity most Americans love and would want to invite into their home.   And now they just might get the chance with Ellen announcing plans for a new “lifestyle collection.”   Ellen is partner with Chris Burch and C Wonder to bring the collection to market.   The collection will be called “E.D.” , a new  collection designed by Ms. DeGeneres. E.D. will offer an array of product categories  including home, ready-to-wear, accessories, and pets. First to launch will be a  capsule collection of direct-to-consumer home items for Holiday 2014 followed by a full collection launch at retail for Spring 2015. Continue reading »

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Celebs Attend the Armani Privé Couture AW 2014-15 Show

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Sophia Loren, Jared Leto, & Roberta Armani (Armani’s niece)  at the Armani Prive AW Show

The beautiful people turned out to support iconic designer Georgio Armani’s Armani Prive AW Collection for Fall/Winter at Paris Fashion Week. How stunning is Sophia Loren, now in her 70′s or maybe 80′s. She’s as  timelessly classic as an Armani gown.   Celebs Jared Leto, Kate Hudson and Elsa Patakay all sat front row for the show. Continue reading »

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Jenna Hipp Introduces Eco-Friendly Nail Polish

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Jenna Hipp’s 12 polish collection 

One of my readers wrote in to tell me about stylist Jenna Hipp’s new environmentally friendly nail polish now on sale at Costco for $14.99  and Amazon.   My reader Jan, tells me that the Hipp polish is better than other commercial nail polishes and doesn’t have the strong chemical scent. If you’re a women who loves to do her nails you might want to check this polish out.  It’s affordably priced and free of toxins like dibutyl phthalate, formaldehyde and toluene.

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Fashion’s Latest Top Model: Ringo Starr for John Varvartos

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 Ringo Starr and Barbara Bach attend  Ringo’s birthday at Capitol Records Building on July 7, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for John Varvatos)

Beatles legend Ringo Starr was in Los Angeles today to celebrate his birthday at Capitol Records in Hollywood. Ringo is celebrating 74 years of cool. Ringo is looking great, and as fashionable as ever. His is the new star of John Varvatos new Fall 2014 advertising campaign. This launch kicks off an initiative that combines the campaign, a short film and a social media component to support The Ringo Starr Peace & Love Fund.   Continue reading »

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Fashion Deals and Sales for July 4, 2014

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The Sale Rack at Anthropologie today.

The July 4th Holiday is almost here and with it, many retailers will be open and selling merchandise. This is the summer midpoint when retailers reduce their summer stock to make way for fall season fashions.   That means, if there is something you’ve had your eye on, it’s mostly liked reduced over this holiday.  Case in point the Marimekko for Banana Republic collection is now on clearance in-store & online..  Here are some sales of note on The Recessionista’s Radar. Continue reading »

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Reality Star Fashions Coming to HSN: Nene Leakes & more

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More Housewife Fashions coming to HSN July 28 with Nene Leakes & more

The Home Shopping Network (HSN) is already home to a fashion collection from Kyle Richards, of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.  Now the brand is bringing reality stars to the fashion offerings.  July 28th HSN will launch collections from NeNe Leakes  & Melissa Gorga.  Nene will introduce, you guessed it NENE LEAKES a new fashion line for HSN.   Even more surprising Real Housewives of New Jersey star Melissa Gorga is slated to launch a faux fashion jewelry collection. Continue reading »

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Dancer Karina Smirnoff Partners With Foot Petals

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Dancing with the Star’s Karina Smirnoff shows off her Foot Petals collection on foot cushions. (M. Hall) 

Dancing with the Star’s dancer Karina Smirnoff has partnered with Foot Petals to create a special collection of designer insoles that is available now at FootPetals.com.  If you’re a fashionista who loves high heels or any fashionable shoe, you know that the cushiony Foot Petals insoles can relieve pressure on the ball of your foot (via the Tip Toes cushions), or stop your heel from scrapping against the back of your shoe with the Heavenly Heelz cushions Continue reading »

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Call It Spring Launches Jamaica Inspired Fashion Accessories

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Costume Jewelry from Call It Spring for Summer

Online accessories brand Call It Spring has launched new shoes, handbags,accessories & jewelry inspired by the free spirit and colors of Jamaica.  I was invited to preview the new accessories at a  private party in Beverly Hills.  The jewelry features gold covered settings and pastel accents like coral, light blue and jade greens.   Almost all the necklaces, bracelets and earrings are priced at $15.00 or under.

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Charlotte Olympia Announces Adorable World Cup Clutches

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‘She Shoots! She Scores!’ collection will be available from the 4th of July onwards.

If you love soccer and are mesmerized by the current World Cup games, then designer Charlotte Olympia has a handbag for you! Charlotte Olympia is launching an exclusive collection of Pandora clutch boxes to celebrate the 2014 FIFA World Cup.  The bags won’t be inexpensive, but they look so cute, we just had to post on them.  The collection is called ‘She Shoots! She Scores!’. The bags will be available at  Charlotte Olympia stores in London, New York, Beverly Hills and Miami.   Meantime, if you love the quirky styles of Charlotte Olympia, look for her bags and shoes on sale now, with new price cuts on the designer’s website. Continue reading »

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