C&C California Clearance Sale

C&C California is having sales on top of sales!  Enter "JANCLR40" to get 40% off the sale and clearance sections, already marked down.  Purchases over $150 get you free shipping, too. I love their casual tops since they're body-conscious but so light and airy!  And the rest of the C&C offerings don't disappoint, either. A few of my favorites that would be great for warmer weather: ...more

My FashionInSight

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Issac Mizrahi and Liz Claiborne Make Music

You know Mr. Mizrahi don’t you? You know, the man with the really uber chic finds at Target. Well, not anymore )gasp and sigh( I completely forgot that there were rumors that he was leaving Target for Liz Claiborne when I went into the store over New Year’s weekend. ...more

Obama Inauguration Designer duds in YOUR size!

Are you going to any Obama inauguration parties? Want t o show your support in designer gear? Well you will never believe what I found for you! “Runway to Change” on Obama’s site features 10 designers who have created Chic fashions for you to rock to your planned event! ...more

This eco-Rumplestiltskin blends hemp with cashmere to create the slinky-soft, sexy fabric that’s her signature.

We’ve been huge fans of Viridis Luxe for a while now—in fact, as designer Hala Bahmet recently informed us, we were among the first to cover the line’s hemp-silk debut, pieces of which are now collector’s items of sorts among ecoistas. ...more

50% off sale infant and toddler organic and designer clothing and accessories!

Half-off sale on all childrenswear! Infant to eight years old! Starting January 8th, 2009 make a purchase of at least $100.00 and take 50% off your entire order. Get great deals on Pink Chicken, Chase n’ Sky, Jean Bourget, Scout Organics, Mor Mor Rita, Black Rabbit, Wovenplay, and more! Offer also applies to toys, gear and body care. Hurry up and take advantage of the good deals. We haven’t decided when we’ll stop being so generous… yet. Offer not valid on purchases made before January 8, 2009. ...more

Sweater Giveaway!

I'm having a sweater giveaway on my new blog, My Makeover Year. Two winners chosen at random will each win a new sweater from Avenue. Check out the rules here and enter often! ...more

Scarves - not just for your Polish Granny!

Recently I was asked to be a guest blogger on a cool web site -Many Hatty Returns - a web site devoted to the “love of hats”.  I wrote a blog about scarves and their timeless place in the fashion world. Those of us without hair want to be included in the world of fashion.   We want  head wear to be an accessory to our wardrobe, not a necessity! Here is a copy of the blog! ...more

Chic Fashion video followed by a Chic Holiday Party at The Paris House Designs

 A Recessionista Fashionista Video and Chic Holiday Party  The Paris House Designs filmed a video for you tube in a beautiful 200 year old farmhouse. A great setting not only for a video but the after party.  A Chic Holiday party with food and design ideas that can be used throughout the year.  I have beautiful clothes on display for you to see and get ideas on how to look fabulous on a budget.  I also recommend where to shop and what pieces you should invest in.  After this very informative video, we even talk about the Lilly Pulitzer amazing warehouse sale, and so much more, we threw a great cocktail party with delicious hordoerves. I hope you get a lot of great ideas from our video ...more  the paris house designs , ...more

If nothing else, "Bride Wars" gets clothes

I went to see Bride Wars Friday night with the "wives club," a group of girls married to my husband's best friends. I didn't expect too much from the movie. I have seen a fair amount of wedding-centric chick flicks since I just got married in October (we had a pre-wedding marathon), but this movie surprised me a little. ...more