Thursday, July 30, 2009
[Factio Magazine] Michael Jackson's Hair to Be Made into Diamonds - Chicago-based jeweler LifeGem, which specializes in creating high-quality diamonds from individual hair samples, has announced plans to release a limited collection made from the King of Pop's hair.
Fashion Pulse Dailycan't wait to get a facial with organic fruit and veggies from New York City's Organics-To-Go!
Sarah at Looking Sharp! needs these TOMS vegan boots for Fall ASAP!
My Beauty Bunny recommends a cruelty-free self-tanner and body firming cream in one from Tarte.
I love Contextos Eco bags. See it in Quinta Trends
RedPoppy Fashion loves how designer Linda Loudermilk does couture and chic sustainable design
[Runway to Retail] This October, show off your vampire pride with an exclusive clothing and jewelry collection inspired by the highly-anticipated November release of The Twilight Saga: New Moon at Nordstrom
The Fashionable Gal found a way to exchange stylish clothes you’re no longer wearing for "new-to-you" stylish clothes in return. Click here to learn more!
Why: Because 1% For the Planet (an alliance of business financially committed to creating a healthy planet) will give you 20% off your next pair.
When: Offer is valid August 1 – 31st at Barneys CO-OP (2209 N Hasted St) and Barney’s New York ( 15 East Oak St).
Details: Offer is only valid on men's and women's full priced denim purchases only. Donated denim must be in wearable condition. Each denim donation is valid for only one new denim item. Cannot be combined with any other promotion.
Luxury jewelry company Bvlgari has recently celebrated their historic 125th anniversary and with that comes one of their most noteworthy campaigns - Save the Children. To help a very important cause Bvlgari has created a 3-piece, limited edition jewelry collection including this pendent. The company will donate $60 from each item when purchased to Save the Children's "Rewrite the Future" campaign. Celebrity endorsers include Ben Stiller, Isabella Rossellini, Ginnifer Goodwin, Terrence Howard and more. For more info, click here.
Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Stripes Have A Checkered Past - From prison to the runway, Luxist looks at the history of wearing stripes
Factio Magazine Interviews Celebrity Hair Dresser John Nollet - In collaboration with hotel group Park Hyatt and Louis Vuitton, Nollet travels the world from hotel room to hotel suite giving hair advice and a cut and color to a lucky few (at $1,400 a session).
Soliloquy Super-Green Super-Yacht Is Obviously Super-Cool and Super-Expensive - domesticblog checks out the latest green design in luxury yachts
Runway To Retail explores how Prada will conquer yet another fashion capital with its new pop-up location in the City of Lights.
KristopherDukes is wanting, hating and loving the Oonagh O'Hagen Louis Vuitton Print Tote Bag
Monday, July 27, 2009
Sunday, July 26, 2009
Thursday, July 23, 2009
The Fashionable Housewife is giving away Tarte MultiplEYE Lash Enhancer. Enter for a chance to win!!!
What do Maggie Gyllenhaal, Emma Watson and Rosie Huntingon-Whiteley have in common outside of being gorgeous superstars? Gorgeous skin thanks to MV Organics.[Runway To Retail]
Factio Magazine checks out Chicago's newest luxury, eco-friendly hotel and all of their high-end restaurants! Check out theWit!
Fashion Fille tells us about the extremely generous giveaway Earth Friendly Products is doing! Learn more about it, and enter to win!
FashionPulseDaily is really digging the recycled metal jewelry of Alex and Ani!
One dress, a great cause & countless looks. Fashiontribes tries it on for size.
Looking Sharp! is discoveringChickdowntown’s new vintage collection
Posh Swaps loves the frugality, sustainability and style of Zero waste fashion.
RedPoppy Fashion loves the pretty and lightweight reusable bags from ENVIROSAX.
Stores include: Koros Art & Style (1039 W. Lake), Pivot (1101 W. Fulton Market), Tribeca (1035 W. Madison), 2 Sisters Boutique (1167 W. Madison), Smitten (1041 W. Madison), Erin Galagher Jewelry (1017 W. Lake), Bess & Loie (1015 W. Lake), Fig Tree (1037 W. Madison), The Oprah Store (37 N. Carpenter)!
Wednesday, July 22, 2009
What do Maggie Gyllenhaal, Emma Watson and Rosie Huntingon-Whiteley have in common outside of being gorgeous superstars? One of the aspects that keep their skin being up to superstar level: MV Organics.
This natural skincare brand developed by Australian facial specialist Sharon McGlinchey helps every skin type bring out its beauty but is a real savior for extra dry and sensitive eczema or even acne prone skin. McGlinchey is a leader in the field of innovative skincare and next to MV Organics; she also developed her own skin therapy.
With products like Rose Hydrating Mist, Instant Revival Booster and the Gentle Cream Cleanser, MV Organics promises to make your skin red carpet ready. Visit www.mvskincare.com for more info or to contact Sharon McGlinchey herself for an appointment!
- Chloé van der Wel
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Luxury Launches checks out Louis Vuitton and Takashi Murakami's collaboraione to introduce the anime Panda
Essential Summer Style, Starring the Jaguar XK Convertible - Luxist explores the elements of the quintessential summer road trip
London's Design Museum - Kristopher Dukes is wanting, seeing, and hating London's Design Museum.
Six-Figure Nannies - domesticblog ponders the 100k + salaries of professional Nannies...
Stella's Toon Town - Runway To Retail loves that Stella McCartney got excited by Bambi for her latest fall/winter '09/'10 ads.
theWit Hotel - Factio Magazine checks out Chicago's newest luxury hotel and all of their high-end restaurants!
Monday, July 20, 2009
Tuesday, July 14, 2009
Factio Magazine talks to model, TV personality, author, and food connoisseur Padma Lakshmi about her jewelry line
Afshin Feiz showcases his spring/summer 2010 collection during the couture shows in Paris! [Runway To Retail]
The BeoVision 4 From Bang & Olufsen: Rapture on the "Small" Screen for $112,000...Luxist checks out the television that costs more than most cars.
The Real Estalker: UPDATE: Cher domesticblog wonders how we can raise $40 million to buy Cher's house
Sign up to win a luxury vacation from style icon Tory Burch to Los Cabos, Mexico!
*Round trip airfare for two to Los Cabos, Mexico
*Four nights at the One&Only Palmilla
*Dinner at Jean George's and One&Only's Aqua
*Two luxurious spa massages
*A $1,200 Tory Burch wardrobe
Friday, July 10, 2009
Check out our Factio Magazine interview with Afshin Feiz!
- Chloé van der Wel