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The Bag to grab is Lena Erziak

A handbag is a fashionista’s true companion and the Lena Erziak Summer 2010 Collection has so many to choose from. What’s a girl to do?  The 2010 Collection is undeniably stylish and exceptionally made with high quality fabrics ranging from fine Italian leather to ostrich skin…………. It’s hard not to swipe your amex more than once (contain yourself ladies).  The Fashion Mogul just added the Paolo (a darling-drawstring pouch) to her accessory closet, but any choice from this collection is sure to give your friends PES (purse envy syndrome).






You Know You Want It

Spotted! Costume Designer turned Author Eric Daman.  That’s right fashionistas Gossip Girl Costume Designer Eric Daman is spilling secrets from the Upper East Side in his new book “You Know You Want It’.  This book is a complete guide on being fashionable without being scared of fashion with a foreward by none other than Leighton Meester aka Blair waldorff.  Available on December 15, just in time to stuff your Louboutins hanging from the fireplace.  Looks like you fashionistas better purchase your books and STUDY!


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Juicy Couture For Back To School!

Every girl needs a bit of Juicy in their life, even the school girls!


Juicy Couture is currently running a Smart A#* Juicy Girl promo where you can bring your student ID to any Juicy Couture retailer to get 20% off full price items. Also, be sure to visit Juicy next month when you can get 25% off a tracksuit in your school colors between September 9 and September 22! But keep in mind, all these promo’s are for IN STORE purchases only, and can not be combined with other offers. You can redeem at any of Juicy Couture’s 61 U.S. locations. Be sure to print these codes for your discount:

· BTSID20: Student ID + You= 20% off: Entire Back to School time period: August 5 – September 8

· BTS25TS: Get 25% off tracksuits in your school colors: September 9 – September 22


The September Issue: Anna Wintour & The Making of Vogue

The largely anticipated documentary ‘The September Issue’, takes us behind the workings of  “the fashion bibles” most important issue with the most powerful figure in fashion, the Editor-In-Cheif, Anna Wintour:

The September 2007 Vogue issue was and remains the biggest ever, weighing over 4 pounds and reaching an audience of 13 million people, and impacted the $300 billion global fashion industry more than any other publication. Directed by acclaimed film maker R.J. Cutler, ‘The September Issue’ brings us unprecedented access to the most respected publication in fashion, with the most feared women in fashion. It shows us how, in an ever changing industry, where only now matters and either you’re IN or you’re OUT, how they stay on top- always.

It opens in New York on August 28th, and September 11th in Los Angeles and select cities. You can check out more on the official ‘The September Issue’ site.


Rocawear Barbies For The Kids!

Toy giant, Mattel, has teamed up with the biggest name in Urban apparel, Rocawear, to introduce a new line of Black Barbies [and no, not dressed in Bvlgari]:

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For more information on this collaboration and pictures of the rest of the Barbie’s Continue reading ‘Rocawear Barbies For The Kids!’


Lookout: Amaya Swimwear

There are plenty of new brands that pop up everyday, and while some blow up over night & fade seasons later, others work their way up & stay. Our next ‘Lookout’ spotlight is on the exotic swimwear line- Amaya Swimwear:



Amaya Swimwear was founded by Lila Nikole Rivera in 2005 to produce an excitingly stylish, exotic, alluring and intriguing wearable swimwear line for women that love to glam up their beach wardrobe with trendy and sexy swimwear. Each piece in the Amaya Swimwear collection is designed by Lila herself, using an exquisite combination of the finest quality materials, all hand made and embellished with natural jeweled pieces, wood chunks, rare stones and gems. The unique swimsuits are also designed specifically with wear and durability in mind. Each garment is hand made and not factory-processed.

Continue reading ‘Lookout: Amaya Swimwear’


Balmain Invasion

Balmain’s new Spring 2009 collection is perhaps the most talked about collection this season. When Christophe Decarnin took to the drawing board for his current collection, Michael Jackson seemed to be on the brain. The drummer boy styled jackets, with crystal embellishments, looked like revamped sketches of Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” video. The lace and zip mixture, and acid wash denim brought the rock star out of stars like Rihanna, Beyonce, Chanel Iman & Selita Ebanks:


To see some of what Balmain cooked up Continue reading ‘Balmain Invasion’