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Coveted by A-list celebrities and beauty experts alike, Terax is dedicated to delivering beautiful and healthy hair through natural ingredients and superior science. These specially targeted formulas are infused with the highest quality ingredients and are free of harmful substances like sulfates, sodium chloride and artificial colors. All of Terax shampoos contain sunflower seed extract and feature the exclusive gentlewash™ system, designed to cleanse hair without stripping natural emollients. And their hair care products take into account the other body parts that grow hair. I picked the Terax Complete Shave as a stocking stuffer for my two sons who both have sensitive skin. You get two 5 oz. tubes for only $12.

Scarlett Cosmetics is a full service cosmetic line developed for the beauty savvy customer. A pioneer of mineral-based makeup, the brand includes gold dust, crushed pearls and pipestone among the pigments and minerals formulated into their cosmetics.It is not a tedious, overwhelming or complicated line yet it offers many interesting products in a vast array of colors. Scarlett works with ingredients of the highest quality in pigment-rich colors that produce real results. This Scarlett Fever Lip Plumper sells for $10.50.

Eyes are the one feature that can make every woman truly beautiful. Discover the Lilibeth Beautiful Brows & Eyes signature collection of luxuriously textured cosmetics, perfect for daily use and special occasions. Beautiful compacts and sophisticated palettes are at the heart of this premiere brand. I found this neat Eight-piece Wedge Wheel. An essential for flawless foundation application, this durable, convenient, go-anywhere case contains a wheel of eight wedge-shaped sponges.

Also featured is the Lilibeth Beautiful Brows & Eyes exclusive brow shaping service available for redemption at two Lilibeth locations in New York City. Using innovative brow shaping methods and the brand’s premiere brow shaping tool, Lilibeth’s artists will teach you to create naturally perfect brows that emphasize the beauty of your eyes.

Bubalina Natural Organics produces an exclusive line of bath and body products in 19 unique fragrances that can be found in fine spas and retail establishments. With unique graphics and colorful packaging, each fragrance is represented by a hand-painted watercolor of a Bubalina Girl, representing her individual essence. Prices start at $11.

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Megastar Jessica Simpson gives the stylish gal a push in the right direction with her uber sweet collection of outerwear. Stay toasty in satin trench coats with buckle details and wool blend double-breasted pieces with the brand’s bold buttons and feminine embellishments. Items offered in trendy khaki, charcoal, black, and fiery red. $79 to $89.

If you’re looking for complete comfort and rugged good looks, Clarks’ Safi slip-on features a subtle striped pattern and tone-on-tone stitching on a shock-absorbing sole of cork and crepe. Another great brand featured in this shoe event is Rockport, who has always been one step ahead of the times, believing the perfect shoe has not yet been invented. These dressy oxford shoes from the brand’s Signature Series come in red brown leather with lace-up closure with four holes and brown laces. $25 and up.

This timeless collection was designed to exude a woman’s natural radiance, enhance her confidence, and transcend through day and night. Get the versatile pieces that you’ll feel great in every time you put them on–sleek blazers, wrap dresses, and rope-strapped loose tops for an ultra feminine look. For women with already-existing confidence and for those seeking the extra pieces necessary to radiate such sentiment. Prices start at $85.

Add a trendy flair to your ensembles with colorful scarves by Steve Madden. Get yours in tie-dye with fabulous fringe or the floral pattern with beads and tassels. Throw over a basic black and white outfit to add instant celeb-appeal to your look. Whether you go for vintage-inspired or girly feminine, meet your match here. Love these scarves–and the price! $14 to $22.

Get some more mileage out of your lovely pedicure with super attractive sandals from Shoes of Soul– whether you’re globe trotting or lucky enough to live in a hot climate, sandals are still a must. Fabulous features include colorful jeweled detailing and fancy straps. Available in purple, chocolate, lime, almond, with lots of fancy style to keep you happy. $19.

Treat yourself to beautiful jewelry from Splendid Pearls. The pieces that caught my eye include the sterling silver necklace with dangling white pearls with matching earrings as well as the white cultured freshwater pearls all individually hand-knotted in 14k gold. These gems are for the beauty who loves to delight in life’s simple pleasures–experience the difference in exquisite jewelry. $60 to $120.

Bright enough for a tween and subtle enough for a 20-something, Avant Garde tanks and long-sleeved shirts are a colorful and dazzling addition to your wardrobe. These tops feature hoods, studded goth-cross embellished patterns, and textured fabrics. These edgy tops would look solid paired up with distressed jeans, for a trendy appeal that works all year round. Pieces offered in red, light pink, and vibrant white. $29.

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For loungewear and underwear, there’s really only one obvious collection to covet: Cosabella. Designed in Miami, crafted in Italy, and sold across the globe, this legendary intimate apparel line has achieved cult-like status with its sexy mix of American design and Italian quality. We count on Cosabella’s comfy, come-hither pieces to keep us supported, shapely and seductive, day in and day out. Prices range from $9 (thong) to $54 (robe).

You may not have heard of the line Hy&Dot, but you do know its designer, Rory Edelman. Yes, that Rory – as in Rory Beca. And since Miss Rory is an all-time BDB favorite, the designer has decided to give us first dibs on this incredible new spin-off line! More moderately priced, yet equally stylish, these pieces embody the same contemporary coolness, fun, colorful spirit that we know and love in Rory Beca. You’ll see this Fall ’10 collection popping up at your favorite shops in the next couple months, but BDB has it first. And on sale. Just one more reason to love Rory! $39 to $59.


IKON draws inspiration from the 60’s British music and fashion scene, through to modern day. Let music be food to the soul. Let your soles be fed by wearing IKON. IKON products are designed, developed and produced with passion, flair and a commitment to style, quality and functionality. Slip into the season’s hottest slouchy boots, over the knee boots and riding boots! Prices range from $50 to $63.


GlamList is always on the cutting edge of fashion. They bring new designers to the forefront and continue to bring the latest trends to their members at a price point that is affordable. Urban Graphic is the definition of trendy with its bold splashes of color. Prices in this sale start at $38.

K. Sarah is a bit softer, featuring knitted tunics, dresses and cardigans. Prices start at $33, and I love the dresses in this sale.


Gold, crystals, pearls, beads and more: These creations refuse to go unnoticed. Opt for bold and bright cocktail rings, with a kaleidoscope of stones nestled on gold or silver bands. Mix and match stacking bangles rendered in gold, beading and colored glass. Or choose from a bevy of other standouts, from chunky cuffs to shoulder-grazing chandelier earrings to bib necklaces. Prices start at $34.

Stock up on fall wardrobe must-haves from this effortlessly chic selection. Orion London’s breezy frocks don sweet floral prints. And Postella charms with featherweight tees and breezy tops perfect for weekday-to-weekend wear. Prices start at $39.

Miami-based jeweler Mary Louise takes inspiration from her life-long practice of yoga to create her own unique jewelry line. Materials such as 22k yellow and white gold, dipped Bali beads and chains embellished with semiprecious stones are Louise’s signature ingredients. Every piece is strung on a silk cord or a wire wrap, making it convenient to wear on its own or layered. Mary Louise’s designs are favored by the likes of Brooke Shields, Cameron Diaz, Beyonce and Niki Taylor, and her collection has been featured in InStyle, Cosmopolitan and People. Prices start at $48.

Jersey never looked so sheik. A fabric normally relegated to t-shirts has been elevated almost beyond recognition by King Heron, a new line from the designers of Hero Crane. Draped cardigans, feathery distressed tees and tanks, and cowl-neck tops in sophisticated cuts almost look like silk. King Heron has also perfected the fall accessory: wide, lightweight scarves in fiery prints and neutral solids. $49 and up.

A frill, a ruffle, a bow: some of the simplest of all trims, that, depending on the context, can convey flirtation or sophistication. You’ll find an abundance of them in silk, jersey, and lace, in this grouping of items from seven designers, including Cynthia Rowley’s girly dresses—bowed and buttoned—in solid colors and burned-out florals, and Isabel Lu’s more casual dresses and separates. Prices start at $49.

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LOVE NAIL TREE is an apparel line designed by a married couple, Tyler and Michelle Madsen. It all began toward the end of 2003 by the fusing of an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion of expression. To this day, their passion remains the power of conversation and the responsibility to inspire and challenge the people around them. Their line has expanded to accessories, and I love this Mini Filigree Pocket Watch Necklace. It’s delicate and antique feminine–perfect to wear with dresses or a slim pencil skirt as a counterbalance. The fact that the watch actually works is icing on the cake. Spring to open–old school style. Only $20.


InCharacter Costumes is dedicated to providing quality, fashion-forward infant, toddler, kids, tween, and adult costumes for the sophisticated customer. They combine exquisite designs with superior fabrics, premium finishing, and the best graphics in the industry. Women’s costumes start at $35; Men at $39; and Children’s start at $16.50.

Body Language, is a leading corporation bringing contemporary leading edge designs to a modern day woman.Internationally sold, Body Language strives to offer excellent value, innovative fabrics, and fresh styles. Prices start at a mere $29.

Harvest Goods is a love of home and a commitment to fresh designs rooted in tradition. The collection combines the past and present to offer reproductions that not only furnish, but truly define your home. Some items in this sale are priced as low as $5.

Mehron has been the hidden secret of professionals since its early roots on Broadway to its worldwide distribution today. From fashion runways to editorials in magazines such as Seventeen and Glamour, Mehron has become a key element in the fashion and beauty world. Performers such as the Black Eyed Peas, Hilary Duff and Pink have all utilized Mehron’s fantastic products on stage. Prices start at under $5, with full kits in the $12 range.

A Rampage woman is confident and takes charge of her personal and professional life.Aspires to own the most fashionable wardrobe. Strong but playful, always sexy and fashionable. Fashion style is heavily influenced by all forms of current trends and popular media. Appreciates fashion-forward styles with intricate lines and details. Well accessorized from sunglasses to shoes even her basics are fashionable. Prices start at under $25. Some really great bags in this sale.!

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For over ten years, L.A.’s Sparkling Sage has been a go-to brand for jewelry pieces that define a truly unique ensemble. Taking inspiration from forms of nature and elemental forces, these chic, creative pieces meld a variety of influences into one signature look you might just fall in love with. A Sparkling Sage piece can be spontaneous, with soft edges and warm colors, or sophisticated and relaxed, with elegant pendants and delicate refinements. Either way, there’s just something about this line that appeals to the eye in search of distinctive glamour with a feminine soul. Beautiful pieces with amazing price points–$19 and up.

Michael Chiarello’s seasonally-inspired cooking, love of locally-grown foods, and passion for entertaining, all based on his Calabrian heritage, led him to create the NapaStyle line of products for the kitchen. His colorful cast iron skillets, griddles, and stew pots distribute heat exceptionally well, and clean up easily. (The porcelain finish means no seasoning is necessary before using). A cast iron hibachi grill brings unusual elegance to poolside barbecues. Knives for cooks, such as a 7″ santoku, and guests, including a steak knife set, complete the picture. $20 and up.

Perhaps the best way to get in touch with your flirty side isn’t with your clothes-it’s with what’s beneath them. Enter Honeydew, a fashion-forward lingerie label that combines over twenty years of expertise with an of-the-moment sensibility. Playful patterns in rich colors crafted from buttery fabrics like silk and trimmed with lace detail feel as good as they look. Stars of the silver screen (like Angelina Jolie and Drew Barrymore) are fans, and now it’s your turn. Slip into some Honeydew Intimates and you’re sure to feel good from the inside out. Prices start at $5.

In most cases, too much control results in a highly uncomfortable situation. And this is especially true when it comes to shapewear, where excess cinching in one place results in unsightly bulging in another. But this is where Sculptz shapewear proves to be so genius. Their bestselling shaping shorts, leggings, and cami tops have strategically placed, built-in stretch panels that cinch where you need it and give where you need a little room. So, essentially, these handy little underpinnings become a very comfortable second skin-and make you look like a million bucks in that new LBD you just bought. Get in shape at prices ranging from $7 to $29.

The stylists for Mad Men’s leading ladies know it: there’s nothing more chic than a glamorous cocktail dress in a sumptuous jewel-toned color, like Eliza J’s festive fit-and-flare dresses. Eliza J dresses update retro silhouettes-nipped waistlines and A-line skirts-with easy-to-wear, comfortable fabrics for a delicate, ladylike look. Whether your special occasion includes a martini or not, Eliza J promises to make you the most elegant woman in the room. Beautiful dresses for most any occasion starting at only $39.

They say you can tell a lot about a woman by the way her shoes carry her into a room. Whether it’s a certain bounce of confidence or an easy gait, footwear is a clear indicator of style and personality. Having been designing shoes since the age of 16 in her native Italy, Claudia Ciuti knows a thing or two about crafting shoes that are full of fashion, packed with comfort, and styled with precision. Her Italian sensibility for American footwear has made her a hit among celebrities like Angelina Jolie, Mena Suvari, and Jodie Foster. Gloriously femme and effortlessly sophisticated—now that’s a dolce vita. Prices start at $115.

Leopard, the most iconic of animal prints, is showing up everywhere this fall: from the red carpet to weekend wear. And as much as we love a retro leopard dress—think Sophia Loren on the Italian Riviera—it’s the modern touches that have us taking a walk on the wilder side of our wardrobe these days. A ferocious trench, an unsuspecting twinset, a rocker-cool scarf, and even the subtle hint of a bracelet or ring, has the ability to turn the simplest outfit into something eye-catching and luxe. Whether it’s the vibrant print, the timeless allure, or simply the fact that animal prints always tap into our sultry side, once we spotted these leopard pieces we had no choice but to pounce. Love this sale because there are so many different items ranging in price from $6 to $119.

The roaring ‘20s brought a new lease on life and a fierce take on fashion to people around the world. Catching this creative momentum, Aldo and Margherita Furlanetto founded Furla as a small leather goods company in the stylish city of Bologna. With its buttery leather handbags, it would soon come to represent the ultimate in feminine luxury. From wristlets perfect for a night out to standby slouchy totes, there’s something for every girl. Plus, with high-end European leathers, unique treatment techniques, and edgy hardware, they’re the definition of chic indulgence. $29 to $229.

There’s something about the often quirky yet always spot-on British style that seems elusive to those of us across the pond. How do they always manage to look so put together and still cutting-edge at the same time? We may never know the answer, but we can share their chic aesthetic by taking a few cues from Ben Sherman, one of England’s finest lines. Heavily influenced by the British music scene, the label excels at a happy balance between punk and Brit pop inspirations, with accessories for men that won’t miss a beat. From on-trend pinstripe Trilby caps to sturdy dark chocolate knit gloves to cool check-patterned scarves, these cold weather staples are just right. Prices start at $18.

Every now and then, it’s the simple designs that stop us in our tracks. Just ask Stacy Johnson, the creative force behind Stacia knitwear. Trained at the prestigious Parsons School of Design and backed by experience at Calvin Klein and Cynthia Rowley, Johnson founded her own label over ten years ago. Her idea was straightforward: elegant knits with an exquisite feel that lend themselves to easy care. The result is a collection that’s both lightweight and luxurious, and reflects the California cool of Johnson’s home. All Stacia designs are crafted on flatbed knitting machines that yield soft-to-the-touch, washable fabrics for year-round wear. And utilizing eco-friendly fibers from bamboo to soybean to even seaweed, the collection helps sustain not only your style, but also the environment. $79 and up.

The who’s-who of the knitwear world call the West Coast home. But while most prefer the the SoCal area, Rebecca Beeson started out as—and is determined to always be—a San Francisco girl. What does this mean for her super-soft line of knits? Well, they all embrace a certain sophisticated sexiness that set them apart from their laidback southern neighbors. The tees hug your curves in the most flattering way. The long sleeves are cut a little longer for a slouched cuff. Every detail is thoughtfully executed to make sure that these tees are the tees you turn to time and again. Get a 3-pack of shirts for $42; items sold individually stat at $18.

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Treat your bathroom and your bedroom to a makeover—with fresh, classic linens from Home Environment. Come and take your pick from plush, low-pile, super-absorbent toweling in your choice of silky, quick-drying bamboo-cotton, luxurious 100% Egyptian cotton, and Supima cotton options, all with traditional dobby construction. Also in the mix: opulent sheets and duvet sets in sumptuous cotton sateen, specially treated for softness and sheen. Bath items are $15 to $19; Bedding prices start at $29.

There are candles. And then there are Seda France candles. Renowned for delectable presentation and luxurious, enduring fragrances, Seda France is instantly recognizable to candle lovers everywhere. Here, we bring you of a selection of regal floral-scented candles, exquisitely packaged in the company’s wildly popular tasseled pagoda boxes. Too beautiful to gift-wrap, they’re a perfect gift—and an essential indulgence. These would make great gifts–$25 for a set of four!

Sometimes it’s the smallest details that make the strongest impression—like sleek, chic lacquered accents by Pacific Connections. Based in San Francisco, the company produces its unique home accessories in its own tightly controlled facility. The lacquer is painstakingly applied by hand. A meticulous, multi-step process, the finish requires days to complete, and results in a deep, rich, lasting luster that will give you years of enjoyment. $19 and up.

Anolon is a leading brand of gourmet kitchenware that caters to food enthusiasts seeking the finest ingredients and kitchen equipment. Anolon gives home cooks the confidence needed to master the art of cooking by offering a wide selection of high-performance cookware, bakeware, cutlery, tools and gadgets. Offering such perks as advanced triple-layer construction for even heating, and professionally tested DuPont Autograph® 2 Nonstick surfaces, Analon delivers on gourmet performance, convenience and versatility. $29 to $299 for a full set.

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The creator of Gara Danielle grew up in New York where she picked up lots of inspiration in the city’s grungy streets and stuffy vintage shops. But she launched her line of jewelry in L.A. where her style picked up a bit of glamour and warmth. The elements combine beautifully in pieces that combine rough edges with sleek polish, urban flavor with a touch of warm fuzziness. Prices start at $39.

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Designer Blowout Sale includes apparel for men and women as well as accessories and jewelry. I found these great Roni Rabl Pants for only $39 and I absolutely love this Izod Leather Motorcyle Jacket at $149.

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Trendy Lootis a sample sale and deal site that showcases one celeb worthy item at a time for a savvy price that you can’t afford to pass up! Here’s your chance to become trendy and wear the same styles as your favorite celebrities, but for a fraction of the cost! Hurry, because you never know when LOOTS (sales) will end! It could be in 5 minutes, 1 hour, or even 1 day, but LOOTS will never last more than 36 hours.

Today’s Loot: Bangles Galore! Stack ‘em up, mix ‘em up, or divide and wear ‘em on both wrists! You can do whatever you want with this set of 15 bangles. Talk about diversity . . . some of the bracelets have faux pearls, patterns, etc. The set is $19.

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