Although bargain shopping isn't exactly considered chic, I've found some amazing deals at places in the city. I find that as long as you keep some simple ground rules, you can still remain relevant. My simple rules are:
To find these deals I typically go to a few different small boutiques (and even "thrift" shops on the east side) but my favorite store is probably…Continue
Unique and eccentric, the new Giorgio Armani sunglasses (model GA 558/N/S) pay a subtle tribute to the Sixties with the allure of their generous oval design which imparts an air of mystery. With the arms decorated with a black obsidian insert, the front in smooth hand made effect acetate, they feature the Giorgio Armani logo photo incised at the temple end of the…Continue
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MAGIC International, organizer of one of the world’s preeminent business events for the fashion industry, announced recently that MAGIC, WWDMAGIC, MAGIC kids and Sourcing at MAGIC will move from four days to three days, starting with the August 2008 show.
Now the entire MAGIC Marketplace, which includes sister shows PROJECT and POOL, will be a 3-day event.
Learn more about the…Continue
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BURBERRY PRORSUM SPRING SUMMER 2008 THE WARRIOR BAG.
Burberry introduces The Warrior Bag- the newest addition to its accessories collection, previewed during the Burberry Prorsum Spring Summer 2008 women’s catwalk show.
The Warrior bag appeared in alligator with Celtic…Continue
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Betsey Johnson's FW08 show included not only her new line for fall, but also a collection of archival pieces. The new pieces blended surprisingly well with her collection showcasing Johnson's consistent vision as a designer. The cohesiveness even surprised the designer. According of Style.com, Johnson said, “It's interesting. You see there's a timelessness to this stuff.”
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Yes, it's alive. The latest weekly edition of Wickedly Chic, http://www.wickedlychic.com.
We're featuring Crater Lake Company, Debby Arem Jewelry, Candessence, Fragrant Soul & The Herb Garden. Be sure to take a look at the great shipping prices at Crater Lake.
And remember...Valentine's Day is nearly here. Aren't you going to treat yourself? Be sure to take a look at our fabulous gift guide loaded with exclusive discount codes. See…Continue
Added by Liz Nonnemacher on February 3, 2008 at 2:29pm — No Comments
I have decided to open up my own boutique. I was wondering if anyone could help me with any adviceon how to get started, obstacles, and how to STAY successful past 3 years. Thank you so much any advice or comments are welcome.
For all of you makeup artists on the fashion industry network, I thought you may have interest in this new press release. Makeup Nominees To Share Creations at Oscar Week Event.
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Recieved a news letter today from Steve Madden (shoe company). After clicking on the image on the newsletter it brought me to the shoe above. The description of the shoe; basket weave wedge comes in this seasons hottest hues and is perfect for any warm weather outfit. I guess the question I have is should clothing retailers and shoe stores do a better job targeting their audience. For example, I happen to live on the East Coast of the…
New items up in my etsy shop as well as my ebay store. Stop by and do some valentines shopping!
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Well, last week was predictably a very busy one. There were shows all over town (New York City), and the cabs were kept active carting buyers and Designers around in 20 degree weather.
The Project show, way downtown @ 7 world trade center, was a visual Wonder by all accounts. The Views were Spectacular, and the products shown Generally lived up to the hype. Four floors of where Premium direction is going. Lot's of good new vendors,…Continue
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For those of you looking for a career in fashion, this event may be helpful to you. I have never personally attended the event, but I would image it is a good place to visit if you are searching for employment....
WWD Fashion Career Expo is the premier opportunity to interview with hiring decision-makers of marquee companies in fashion, retail and beauty, with the exclusive support of Womens Wear Daily, one of the…Continue
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Atonement has been nominated by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 80th Annual Academy Awards® for the category of best motion picture of the year. In my opinion, this particular image from the film captures the simple elegance of the time. The film is set in the 1930's and captures suttle beauty in a full one piece bathing suit... Anyway, I could not resist posting the image. See ladies, you can look smashing without…Continue
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Thanks for all the new friend requests. It's always a pleasure meeting new people in this industry. I hope to meet many more of you. Here are some fashion updates:
Added by Millissa M | Editor, Haute Mimi on January 28, 2008 at 12:33am — No Comments
I had promised that I will have our marketing team create a special discount code for all my friends on the network. I am posting this code for your personal use or for use by your family members and friends.
This code allows discounts in addition to the discounts being offered for Valentine Day Special on Texere Silk Website.
I am sure you will love the hand painted…Continue
If you aren't familiar with Wickedly Chic, be sure to check us out at www.wickedlychic.com. We are a weekly online magazine dedicated to the promotion of independent businesses. In addition, we have games (check under Wickedly Lucky), weekly contests sponsored by indie companies and much more.
This week, we are featuring Dorothy Lynch, willowNwisp, Gentle Illumination, Nature's Shea Butter, Bayside Soap & Candle, Debby Arem Jewelry &…Continue
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