Thursday, March 28, 2013

Limited edition'W Collection from Wallis


Wallis not only has on trend, wearable fashions, they also have amazing online sales!  This week through Monday, Wallis is offering up to 30% off all regularly priced clothing, shoes, handbags and accessories, including the new limited edition 'W Collection'.
Butterfly Tunic $63, Coral Blazer $63, Blue Maxi Dress $67, Stripe Blouse, $46, Polka Dot Dress

Navy Peep Toe Wedge $50, Green Snake Print Clutch $28, Diamante Sandals $50, Studded Bucket Bag $46

**Note all prices above reflect the sales price of the item.

Additional options are available on www.wallisfashion.com. 

Vanessa Hudgens Wears Elodie K. and ELAHN Jewels on Conan



Vanessa Hudgens Goes Glam in Elodie K. and ELAHN Jewels on "Conan"

Vanessa Hudgens is stunning in Elodie K. and ELAHN Jewels on "Conan" on March 26th, 2013. Vanessa wore the Elodie K. Peace Chain Ring in White Gold and Diamonds, as well as the Sliced Diamond Earrings in 18K Gold and Diamonds and the Diamond Mesh Ring in 18K Gold and Diamonds by ELAHN Jewels on the show.

Elodie K. is the fine jewelry line from French-American designer Elodie Khayat. The lines delicate, yet edgy pieces consisting of hand bracelets, rings and chain earrings continues to gain her a major celebrity fanbase including most recently Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Brandy, and Kelly Clarkson. Elodie K. is available for purchase online at Max & Chloe.

ELAHN Jewelry is the collaborative line by Leora Talmor and her mother Elahn. Elahn's inspiration for the line came from her dreams of gems while growing up in Jerusalem. The line has a modern edge while adding gothic, victorian, and ancient eastern elements and making the pieces timeless and classic. The collection includes a mixture of rustic mined and sliced diamonds combined with classicly cut diamonds, sapphires, rubies, emeralds, rutilated quartz, and moonstones set in antiqued silver and gold. ELAHN Jewelry has already been seen on Jennifer Lawrence and Jessica Simpson, and is available for purchase at www.elahnjewels.com.

ELAHN Jewels Sliced Diamond Earrings in 18K Gold and Diamonds. Price Upon Request.
ELAHN Jewels Diamond Mesh Ring in 18K Gold and Diamonds. 


You may also want to view Vanessa Hudgens on the Chelsea Lately show.

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

FAB COUNSEL TO PRESENT WHY YOU NEED A SOCIAL MEDIA CALENDAR

WHO:
The California Market Center (CMC)’s Market Tuesday hosts a seminar presented by Mary Vallarta, founder of FAB Counsel – www.fabcounsel.com
FAB Counsel stands for Fashion And Business Counsel. Their main mission is to help people succeed in the business of fashion. They do this through digital tools & events, along with providing services in Retail Consulting, Brand Consulting, & Creative Offline (events, launches & collaborations) & Online Marketing (Social Media Marketing & Management). FAB Counsel has helped companies launch their boutique, revamp their clothing line, obtain a thriving social media following, increase store sales revenue, and create partnerships & products.
WHAT:
Mary Vallarta, founder of FAB Counsel, presents a complimentary seminar “Why You Need A Social Media Calendar” during Market Tuesday, April 16, 2013. The seminar topics will include categories of social media, why use social media, and how to use social media.
Market Tuesdays at the CMC are designed to help retailers conveniently replenish inventories between seasonal shows with immediates, discounted merchandise, free parking with PO from a CMC showroom, free seminars, and other perks.
WHERE:
Seminar Suite A218
California Market Center (CMC)
110 East Ninth Street, Los Angeles CA 90079
WHEN:
Market Tuesday, April 16, 2013 | 12:00pm – 1:00pm
MORE INFO:
www.californiamarketcenter.com/markettuesday
Seminar RSVP: Jacki Riggs | jriggs@californiamarketcenter.com

Lily Aldridge at Bloomingdale’s


Lily Aldridge at Bloomingdale’s 59th Street on Thursday, March 21 
Supermodel launched her Lily Aldridge for Velvet Collection

WHO: Supermodel Lily Aldridge

WHAT: Lily hosted an autograph signing event to celebrate the launch of her highly anticipated capsule collection for Velvet by Graham & Spencer. The appearance allowed shoppers to have an opportunity to interact and shop alongside the supermodel and designer herself.Lily’s sister and fellow model, Ruby Aldridge, stopped by to show her support!

Lily looked beautiful in the "Erin" (named after her friend and fellow supermodel, Erin Heatherton) Leopard Sleeveless Dress ($168) by Lily Aldridge for Velvet by Graham & Spencer.

Her sister looked equally as beautiful in the "Ruby" (named after her!) Army Anorak by Lily Aldridge for Velvet by Graham & Spencer available for $148 at Bloomingdale's stores.

The collection is available now at select Bloomingdale’s stores nationwide (1-800-232-1854) and on bloomingdales.com. 

Monday, March 25, 2013

Cody Simpson Wears Soffer Ari, Ocnarf Sairutsa, and Charriol to Nickelodeon's 26th Annual Kids' Choice Awards




Cody Simpson goes Edgy in Soffer Ari, Ocnarf Sairutsa, and Charriol to Nickelodeon's 26th Annual Kids' Choice Awards

Pop Singer Cody Simpson looks sleek in Soffer Ari, Ocnarf Sairutsa, and Charriol at Nickelodeon's 26th Annual Kids' Choice Awards on March 23rd, 2013 in Los Angeles, CA. Cody wore Soffer Ari's Gold Shark Tooth Pendant in 18K Yellow Gold, and Ocnarf Sairutsa's Blue Bracelet in Obsidian, Lava Beads, and Blue Diamonds. Cody also wore Charriol's Red Leather Cable Bracelet in 18K Yellow Gold and Stainless Steel to the awards.

Soffer Ari is a Los Angeles based line that was started in 1995. Each piece is handmade and the precious stones are hand picked to ensure the highest quality of genuine gems. The line appeals to those who demand perfection and exudes the Los Angeles rocker style. Soffer Ari has a following amongst Hollywood's elite including Katy Perry and Rosario Dawson. Soffer Ari is available for purchase at www.sofferari.com.

Ocnarf Sairutsa is the Los Angeles based line found in 2011 by Priscilla Franco-Asturias and Andrea Franco -Asturias. Each piece is hand-made with natural elements and offers a unique vintage rock edge. Ocnarf Sairutsa has already attracted the attention of celebrities such as Katy Perry, Halle Berry, and Anne Hathaway and is available for purchase at www.ocnarfsairutsa.com

Charriol is a brand by Philippe Charriol that is inspired by the twisted cable designs of the ancient Celts. The designer gives classic pieces a modern twist. The result is a sporty, wearable look that is equally appropriate for both men and women with any style and for any occasion. From the initial launch of the cable collection, the magnificent Charriol collection features jewelry that embodies and celebrates the very essence of their ancient cable inspiration and includes five families of 18kt. gold and diamonds. Charriol has already been seen on celebrities like Miranda Kerr and is available for purchase at www.charriolusa.com.

Charriol Gentlemen's Collection Red Leather Cable Bangle in 18K Yellow Gold and Stainless Steel. $250.00

Kesha Rocks CBL by CB Luxe to Nickelodeon's 26th Annual Kids' Choice Awards


Kesha Rocks CBL by CB Luxe to Nickelodeon's 26th Annual Kids' Choice Awards and to the 2013 Genesis Awards Benefit Gala

Kesha looks like a true pop star while sporting CBL by CB Luxe to Nickelodeon's 26th Annual Kids' Choice Awards and to the 2013 Genesis Awards Benefit Gala on March 23rd, 2013 in Los Angeles, CA. Kesha wore the White Gold Plated Pave Square Ring from CBL by CB Luxe to the Kids' Choice Awards, and the Yellow Gold Plated Multi-Band Ring from CBL by CB Luxe onstage to the Genesis Awards where she accepted the Wyler Award.

CBL by CB Luxe is a jewelry collection by Callae Brownstein which consists of high quality, trend jewelry pieces at a lower price point while maintaining the sophistication of the CB Luxe brand. Callae's inspiration for the line comes from her mother and grandmother who were known for their original style choices along with her strong industry experience and innate understanding of jewelry. CBL by CB Luxe is available for purchase at www.cbluxe.com.
CBL by CB Luxe Yellow Gold Plated Multi-Band Ring (pictured above in White Gold). $295.00

Additional reading of possible interest:
Ana Mulvoy-Ten Wears Ocnarf Sairutsa at Nickelodeon's 26th Annual Kids' Choice Awards

Friday, March 22, 2013

Lacoste Jellies Spring 2013




Fun bright t-strap Lacoste jellies that are perfect for this time of year and won’t break the bank! The foot bed is embossed with croc scales – a nod to the brand’s mascot. The sandals come in four fun colors and are available at shoes.com for under $50.
  



Did you know that Hayden Panettiere enjoys Lacoste shoes?  Maybe she has a pair of the Jellies...

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Drop Those See-Through Fancy Pants

Drop those see-through fancy pants you spent an arm and leg on and opt for an affordable pair of The Girls Apparel leggings. For under $40 you'll get the look and coverage you deserve, with a brand you can trust. Mila Kunis, Charlize Theron, Nikki Reed, Isla Fisher and Sofia Vergara are among the recent celebrities that have ditched the sheer look and switched to The Girls Apparel for maximum coverage and comfort (www.thegirlsapparel.com).



Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Alessandra Ambrosio Spotted in Mattel Save the Bunny Tee


Alessandra Ambrosio was spotted in Mattel's "Save the Bunny" tee in support of their campaign to help The Chocolate Bunny this Easter and sweeten kids baskets with toys. The cute, adorable, delicious chocolate bunny that has been an Easter tradition over 200 years is unfortunately melting, and this supermodel-mom is one of many celebs on board donning shirts to encourage everyone to save the bunny and give toys instead!

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Mattel® is making it easy to help Save the Bunny. Hop on over to www.SaveChocolateBunnies.com for discount coupons, a chance to win Mattel® toy prizes daily throughout the month of March, and one lucky winner will receive a $4,000 Grand Prize. 

Learn more about toy companies such as Mattel at the Polydi website.

Paola Davoli Italian Fashion Collection

Paola Davoli fashion collection is a selection knitted garments that our fashion designers put together every season and that reflect predictions of upcoming trends, including color, cut, line and proportion. A collection will usually include a variety of styles.The cut, coordinating colors and design elements of each style usually tie the items together. Paola Davoli fashion designer will have two collections per year — one for the fall/winter season and one for the spring/summer season. The number of pieces included can range from 100 pieces to as many as 150.
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Sunday, March 17, 2013

From Her Closet Fashion Blog


Let’s put a new spin on fashion styling: “From Her Closet” takes an inspiration turn in how one stylist envisions her closet.

Now San Francisco-based (by way of NYC) fashion vet and stylist, Bekka Grites, brings her readers into her own closet, styles models with all of her own items, and casts no concern regarding what season, brand or vintage from which the clothes hail. “From Her Closet” condones making your favorite pieces timeless and on trend, no matter what.

The blog officially launched Friday, March 8, 2013 and Bekka will be working with local and national brands for future featured posts, and even providing styling tips as the forum grows. “From Her Closet” is powered through Tumblr.

Saturday, March 16, 2013

Naya Rivera Visits CRUMBS for a St. Patrick's Day Treat

Naya Rivera made a quick stop at CRUMBS Bake Shop in Beverly Hills this morning to pick up some sweet treats for St. Patrick's Day! The Glee star got her weekend started early, picking out some green cupcakes from CRUMBS' Signature Irish Collection (available at all locations and for order online, $27

Friday, March 15, 2013

Trim & Trendy in Tie-Dye with the Girls Apparel


Want to look hippie-chic while at the gym working off those hips? Look no further with The Girls Apparel! These great foldover tie-dye yoga pants allow the wearer to look fashionable while working out.




Learn more from The Girls.

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Hip Peas Eco-Friendly Hair Products


We just wanted to share our "hip" new line of safe, natural & eco-friendly hair products for babies, children & sensitive adults. 
Hip Peas is for parents with a conscience! Their products are not only completely safe for children and the environment, they work wonders on tots' locks. What's more, they have had many parents buy their products for their children and start using them on themselves as well! For example, their Hip Peas Hair Styling Balm is a must-have item for the entire family - moms, dads and kids can all benefit from this versatile product.

Some additional scoop on Hip Peas:
* Retail priced from $6.99-15.95
* Available for sale at www.hip-peas.com, fine children's stores & salons nationwide and on Amazon.com

* 10% of our profits go toward child-focused charities

* Products are paraben-free, sulfate-free, phthalate-free, petrochemical-free and cruelty-free

* Naturally scented with fresh blueberry extract - “The smell of Hip Peas Hair Balm is OUT.OF.THIS.WORLD amazing! I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE it!” April in Pontiac, MI

You can find them at www.hip-peas.com and they are made in the USA in Dallas, Texas.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Teres Kids Shirts without the Itch


No more itchy shirts, tags that rub, or bothersome seams! I thought you might have interest in this great kids clothing line - designed specifically for children suffering from tactile sensitivities.

Millions of kids are bothered by the feel of regular clothes - including children with autism, eczema, skin allergies, etc. Some just find them uncomfortable or itchy.

The Teres Kids line includes adorable shirts, pants, skirts, dresses and more.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Selma Blair Wearing Vineyard Vines March 2013

Selma Blair was spotted wearing vineyard vines on Monday. The actress looked ready for spring in her Lacaya Linen Tunic in White as she shopped in Studio City ($118; www.vineyardvines.com).

Sunday, March 10, 2013

Types of Wedding Photographers By SimplyBridal

Wedding photography, often results in lovely "fashion photography".  Based on the certain level of experience and postproduction work you require for your photographs, and your personal budget there are a variety of options for you to choose from. Also, were you ever curious as to how your wedding photographer/photography team spends their day? 


This photography infographic has been provided by our friends at SimplyBridal.

Friday, March 8, 2013

Fashion Star Season 2


Macy's  is back for the second season of NBC's "Fashion Star," allowing the retailer to once again bring exclusive merchandise directly from the television to its eagerly awaiting fans at home. New this season, shoppers can go online at macys.com/fashionstar to purchase winning items from their favorite designer as soon as it happens during each episode. Visitors to the site can also enter to win a shopping spree with Macy's buyer Caprice Willard. "Fashion Star" Season Two features returning celebrity mentors Jessica Simpson, Nicole Richie and John Varvatos, alongside new host Louise Roe, and returns to NBC tonight night at 8 p.m./7c.

"The first season of 'Fashion Star' offered a unique opportunity for Macy's to reinforce our credentials in identifying, nurturing and delivering great talent as part of a groundbreaking television concept for a national audience," said Martine Reardon, Macy's chief marketing officer. "Our customers responded and we're thrilled to join again for Season Two, offering Caprice's pick for winning designs in real-time during each episode."

NBC's "Fashion Star," the hit reality show that follows aspiring designers as they compete to sell their creations to America's top buyers, including Macy's own Caprice Willard, returns for season two on Friday, March 8 (check local listings). During each episode, designs bought by Willard will be available on macys.com/fashionstar in real-time as they are revealed during the broadcast, building momentum and excitement around the show and providing instant gratification for viewers.

Shop Like A Star

This season, "Fashion Star" fans can "Shop Like a Star," by entering for a chance to win a trip to Los Angeles and a $1,000 Macy's shopping spree with Caprice Willard by entering online at macys.com/fashionstar, via QR Code or texting "fashionstar" to 62297. (For details, see official rules posted at macys.com/fashionstar.)

Thursday, March 7, 2013

CHARLESTON FASHION WEEK 2013 AND BENEFITFOCUS


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CHARLESTON FASHION WEEK 2013 AND BENEFITFOCUS ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP


BENEFITFOCUS TO SPONSOR CFW’S EMERGING DESIGNER COMPETITION:EAST
Baker Motor Company Charleston Fashion Week® 2013 (CFW) is pleased to announce that BenefitFocus will be the exclusive sponsor for Baker Motor Company Charleston Fashion Week 2013’s Emerging Designer Competition:East (March 19 – March 23, 2013). 

BenefitFocus, the Charleston-based company, is the leader in benefits technology and has signed on as the sponsor of CFW’s 2013 Emerging Designer Competition:East.

Jed Drew, one of the owners of Charleston Fashion Week®, commented, “We are thrilled to welcome BenefitFocus to CFW 2013, and we look forward to a fantastic week celebrating 2013’s Emerging Designer Competition Semifinalists’ debut collections.”

Shawne Jenkins, BenefitFocus’s CEO, said, “We are very excited to be participating in Baker Motor Company Charleston Fashion Week this year. CFW is known as a springboard for undiscovered talent, and we’re proud to be a part of their journey. As a company, we also pride ourselves on new design and innovation in the benefits techology space, so we believe this is a natural fit.”

Charleston Fashion Week® 2013 takes place March 19 – 23, 2013. For more information on CFW visit charlestonfashionweek.com. Find @ChasFashWeek on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. For more information on BenefitFocus visit BenefitFocus.

About BenefitFocus

Benefitfocus is the country’s leading provider of benefits technology. More than 18 million members and 300,000 employers manage all types of benefits in the Benefitfocus cloud. By delivering technology that integrates all benefits in one place, Benefitfocus provides a better way to engage consumers, educate employees and simplify benefit enrollment and management. For more information visit BenefitFocus.

About Charleston Fashion Week®

Showcasing fashion designers, retailers, and models, Charleston Fashion Week® has fast become one of the premier fashion weeks in North America. Named a Top 20 Event for March by the Southeast Tourism Society, this multimedia event presents high-end runway shows, interactive entertainment, chic after-parties, and press events. The 2013 event will be held under the tents in Marion Square in Charleston, SC, featuring more than 45 runway shows, the Spring Bridal Show, Emerging Designer Competition: East, and Rock the Runway Model Competition™. Charleston Fashion Week® 2013 is scheduled for March 19-23. For more information, visit www.charlestonfashionweek.com.

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Alexander McQueen Autumn-Winter 2013


The collection comprises ten looks, presented in pairs. The waist is cinched and the hips are exaggerated throughout. Volumes are overblown but lightness is paramount. Hyper-worked embellishment demonstrates an obsessive attention to detail – and detail within detail. Sharp pressing, multiple folds, quintuple and d├ęgrade pleats, soutache embroidery, triple bulleting, silk and metal thread embroideries, enamelled flowers and more all feature. Rhombic grids lend a sense of graphic modernity to surfaces. Pearls and teardrop pearls evoke beauty and rarity. Hoop skirts, caging and corsetry enhance and idealize a quintessentially feminine silhouette and introduce an erotic undercurrent further suggested by stockings, suspender belts and harnessing. Each look is worn with an embellished ruff: faces are framed.


Learn more about Alexander McQueen on the Plus Dragon fashion scales and discuss the Autumn/Winter 13 collection on Google+..  You can also view more of the various collections on the Alexander McQueen fashion brand section of the Apparel Search directory.

Monday, March 4, 2013

Britney Spears in Level 99 At the Beach


Britney Spears was spotted in Level 99 this past weekend!  The pop mega star enjoyed the day at the beach with her boys in her Casey Cut-off Shorts. Made of selvedge denim in a hand repaired wash with a universal fit, these Level 99 cut-offs are destined to be a summer must-have. ($105; www.level99jeans.com).

Saturday, March 2, 2013

Taylor Swift in ban.do Yesterday


- Taylor Swift posted a photo of herself in ban.do earlier yesterday! Fashionably wrapped up in her Glitterati Twist Scarf in red, the pop superstar commented, "Had a photo shoot. Found a tiny piano. Had a tiny jam session" ($25; www.shopbando.com).

Friday, March 1, 2013

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Vera Wang Groom Guide


Wedding style doesn’t stop at the gown and bridesmaid dresses. How your man looks (and feels) is just as important. (It’s his big day, too!)

At Men’s Wearhouse, you’ll not only find the new, exclusive BLACK by Vera Wang rental tuxedo collection, but you’ll find a style fit for your groom and your wedding theme—from black tie to casual.

Not sure what type of tux he should wear? Or if he should wear a tux at all? His wedding-day attire will be the perfect balance between your wedding’s theme and his fashion sense.
Here’s a quick, go-to guide to help you get started:

CLASSIC

Is your gown formal, timeless, and the epitome of sophisticated? Then your groom’s outfit should be, too. A classic black tuxedo—with a white shirt and black bow tie and cummerbund—will look stunning on him.


ROMANTIC

When your dress has a little frill, flounce, lace, maybe some beading, it’s more than just elegance you're after. It's all about capturing the drama. Let his tux capture some, too. More luxurious and glamorous, his options will depend on the time of day.

For a morning or mid-day affair, consider a cutaway or morning coat with a wing-collared dress shirt, ascot, and striped pants. One step further: full dress tails with suspenders, a white shirt, vest, and bow tie. For an evening wedding, think about a chic black or gray tuxedo paired with a white vest and bow tie.


MODERN

Sleek and stylish, your dress is designed to grab attention. (And your heels may even add a pop of color.) So make sure his tux also turns heads. He can’t go wrong with a slim-fit, one- or two-button tuxedo with a notch lapel and white shirt and tie. And if he’s not feeling the tux, a gray or navy suit (with a belt, not suspenders) and a coordinating tie—solid or patterned—is the next best thing.


CASUAL

The whole event is intended to feel effortless and free-spirited—and that includes your gown and his tux. On the formal side of casual is a chocolate or ivory tuxedo with complementing earth tones. Quintessentially casual is a light-colored suit—usually linen—worn with a white shirt and graphic tie that color coordinates with you.


Ready to outfit your groom?

Visit the Vera Wang website.

Malin Akerman in Tees by Tina February 2013

Malin Akerman was spotted in Tees by Tina while grocery shopping in Los Angeles yesterday afternoon. The mom-to-be looked cute in her flattering Micro Stripe Maxi Dress in Oatmeal and Olive ($85).

FYI: she is pregnant.
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Learn more about Tees by Tina at their website.

Here is Malin Akerman in January (early Jan).  At that time, it was difficult to see that she was expecting a child.  Here she is at the middle part of January.  She looks great now and then.

Justin Bieber in Parachute Pants

Justin Bieber was photographed wearing daniel patrick while in Beverly Hills earlier this week! The superstar looked casual pairing his wh...