Fashion Site ModCloth Launches an App & a Sale

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Sale on Nick Verreos Dresses: Fashion under $50.00

Now one loves a sale on a great designer more than me, so I have to let you know that NV Nick Verreos… [more]

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Inside Downton Abbey's Dazzling Jewels with Andrew Prince

One of the highlights of the FIDM Exhibit of the Costumes from Outstanding Television Shows, is the display… [more]

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Get Kerry Washington's Look from BlogHer14

Actress Kerry Washington took the stage Saturday morning at the BlogHer14 convention in San Jose to talk… [more]

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Net-a-Porter Launches Calvin Klein Capsule Collection

Online fashion retailer Net-a-Porter (Ready to Wear) has announced a new 14 piece capsule collection… [more]

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OMEGA Celebrates the 45th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing

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Colonel Buzz Aldrin with Model Beverly Johnson at Vanity Fair’s party for the 45th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moonwalk. (Photo : Donato Sardella/Getty Images for OMEGA) 

Last night Vanity Fair and OMEGA Watches threw a party in Beverly Hills to celebrate the 45th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing. Astronaut, and the original Major Tom to ground control Colonel Buzz Aldrin was on hand with and model Beverly Johnson to celebrate the historic event. Did you know that the Apollo 11 Astronauts wore OMEGA watches on the Moon Landing mission? So it’s only fitting that to celebrate the 45th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing OMEGA has launched the OMEGA Speedmaster Professional Apollo 11 Limited Edition Timepiece. This is no ordinary time piece. The watch is as unique as the Moon Landing itself and so is the price of this stunning OMEGA watch.  Continue reading »

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Fashion Site ModCloth Launches an App & a Sale

With the BlogHer14 conference just 10 days away, I find myself browsing the web to look at potential outfits to wear to BlogHer.  In my search, I discover ModCloth is having a summer sale.  Plus you can save $20.00 when you download their new mobile app.  When you download you get the code.  I went ahead and used my code to buy one of their vintage inspired dresses.   Look for me in my brightly color Fervent Florist Dress next week in San Jose.  If you’re not a BlogHer, just enjoy the sale.   Continue reading »

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Target Announces Black Friday in July over 3 Weekends

 

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Target’s Black Friday in July  sale seems designed to lure in Millenials and college students.

Target is imploring customers to shop like it’s Black Friday, in July instead of after Thanksgiving.  Will it work? I don’t know, but it’s an interesting tactic.    Every Friday & Saturday in July, Target will be having a Black Friday sale.  So July 18 & 19 and July 25 & 26 there will be sales.  Our best guess is that the next two Target Black Friday weekends will focus on home and electronics.  If you’re going back to school or furnishing a dorm room, that could be good news.   Continue reading »

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Bluefly’s Sale on Single Dress Offers Great Deals

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Website BlueFly is offering great deals on Los Angeles based Single Dress

Website BlueFly.com is having a sale right now. One of the best deals on the sale are the dresses from Los Angeles based Single Dress by Galina Sobolev.  Some of Single’s most popular styles are on the BlueFly sale rack at 75% off of their usual prices.  These dresses are all made in America, using American materials, so that means that Single’s fashions are usually priced higher than fashions made in China.  However, the BlueFly sale offers fashionistas the chance to get Single are very affordable prices.  Most styles are under $100.00.  The stunning Alexa sky blue dress with the black lace overlay at the waist is priced at just $60.00. If you like the styles of Victoria Beckham and Roland Mouret, check out Single’s aptly titled Victoria dress on sale for $97.00. Continue reading »

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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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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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