Local Chanel Clients Will Be Simply Perfect for the Metiers d’Art Festivities

With Karl Lagerfeld’s Métiers d’Art invasion of Dallas with the likes of Anna Wintour and Lynn Wyatt, the local Chanel professionals and clients will be in the international spotlight for the next couple of days. Seems the sales associates have been scrutinizing their customers’ ensembles and made adjustments for absolute perfection. One gal was in […]

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More Local Goodness: GAIA Print Zipper Pouches

Yesterday I was chit chatting with Brittany Cobb (interior designer, founder of The Dallas Flea, Dallas editor of Daily Candy) for a future D Moms story and she let loose her can’t-live-without cosmetics organizer: GAIA zipper pouches. I’ve heard about this local line of fabric accessories, handcrafted by female refugees, but it has been a […]

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Pretty in Pink

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and retailers around the world are raising awareness with limited edition items, which send a portion of their proceeds to help find a cure for the disease. So shop with a conscience and pick up a little pink. Below are some of our favorite Breast Cancer Awareness products – […]

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Wednesday Shoe Porn: Jessica Simpson Striped Wedges

The wedge epitomizes summertime; it’s effortless, comfortable, and, of course, stylish (basically, everything that summer should be). These wedges by Jessica Simpson are all of the above. Plus they give off a cool, nautical vibe that makes you want to head straight for the beach. For an affordable $98, you can pick up this pair […]

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The Ashley Pittman Sample Sale Will Rock Your World

The locally designed African horn and gem jewelry pop-up store is even better than we (Charlotte and I) imagined. Statement-making oversized cuffs, smaller cuffs with ladylike gems or edgy brass studs, bracelets with funky animal hardware (spiders, scorpions, lions, and rams), sophisticated tabletop cups and napkin rings, and earrings and pendants galore are so. much. […]

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My Favorite Things Right Now: Spiked Sandals, Bustier Swimwear, Tribal Clutches, and Lanvin’s Eagle Belt

(clockwise from top left) BCBG Max Azria “Nasha” color-blocked dress This off-the-runway piece makes my heart pitter-patter. That sexy neckline, pops of neon, shoulder cutouts, flowing skirt…sigh. So cool. BCBG NorthPark, $598 7 For All Mankind cut-off shorts in Pink Whiskered 7′s summer collection is a throwback assortment with patchwork denim, metallic skinnies, and variety […]

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Ashley Pittman Horn and Semi-Precious Gemstone Jewelry Sample Sale

Native Dallas designer Ashley Pittman’s horn and gemstone jewelry is not only a treasury of unique accessories, but a way to help support the Kenyan tribe who hand-assembles the line. (Plus, 10 percent of all profits are donated to the area’s healthcare clinic and primary school.) If you’re looking to add a few new options to your […]

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Buy-One-Give-One Shauns Shades Now at Piermarini and Original Octane

I got sent a press release regarding Shauns Shades, a cool sunglasses company with a buy-one-give-one-back business model. I was getting ready to deliver the bad news–that I can’t blog about it because we really only cover products that are available locally–when I received another email that the line was picked up by two boutiques […]

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