Believe it or not, I go to Walgreens to pick up some of my fashion accessories and there are a few unknown tips that every woman should know in getting products at Walgreens. Everyone associates Walgreens as a place to get your prescription drugs, but there is more to it if you shop the aisles. After your shopping, there is also a survey you can visit that gives you a chance to win $3000 cash prize at www.wagcares.com paid in the form of a check.
Tip 1 – Hollywood Fashion Tape
These tapes are a life saver and a novel invention. If you need to keep your bra straps up, blouses in place, stick revealing necklines so they don’t drop. The takeaway tin box contains about 36 of these tapes and it makes it easy to carry in your bag and use it anytime you need. It may not work on heavier clothing but they are fairly stick and even sometimes hard to remove from the skin.
Hollywood Fashion tape
Tip 2 – Hair Accessories
There are plenty of different style hair accessories to choose from at Walgreens. The Revlon Couture Hair Accessory Stone Barrette is one of my favorite hair accessory that helps me keep my hair in place and still look stylish and traditional.
Tip 3 – Makeup
A great place to get makeup products on the go. If you need a lipstick, eyelash or other makeup items, Walgreens is a great place to grab some of these items. From the Maybelline Eye Studio Gel Mousse to the IMAN Perfect Eyeshadown Pencil to the Maybelline Fit Me Foundation, there is something for every woman.
Fund your purchases with WagCares survey
And when you finish shopping, don’t throw away that receipt. It has a survey code and password you need to participate in the $3000 WagCares with an invitation to visit www.wagcares.com survey online. If you fill in the survey and complete the survey, you will be eligible to participate in the WagCares sweepstakes survey and you can stand a chance to win $3,000 for your shopping spree. Then check back for the WagCares sweepstakes winners list at the wagcares.com website.
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Yes, we are back from a long hiatus and that’s because we have the essential bags you HAVE to get this spring. With lots of sunny and cheerful colors, these bags will match the blooming flowers and get you in the mood to get out of the house and enjoy the fresh air. And not just bags, we also have our thoughts about cute clutches that might also catch your fancy. Ready or not, here’s the first one.
B-Low The Belt Twiggy Handbag ($429) is an all-leather handbag featuring fringe details and gold hardware. It comes with a detachable shoulder strap and magnetic-snap main compartment closure. Lined interior features 3 patch pockets. Available in orange, this bag will go really well with a plain white dress, matching cardigan and cute white sandals. Perfect for the girly girl who wants a little edge on her spring wardrobe.
Our next favorite is the super cute Rebecca Minkoff Mini 5 Zip Clutch ($195). Before we say anything more, do enjoy the cool color.
A floral top, white capri pants and a sexy pair of colorful heels will be perfect with this Rebecca Minkoff Mini 5 Zip Clutch. Made entirely from cowhide leather, the cute clutch features elegant silver hardware. It’s the subtle and sexy way to channel your inner rocker!
Next we have this simple yet gorgeous yellow clutch. Don’t be fooled by its appearance… we love it for it sports the fashion saying “Less is More” perfectly.
A girl’s gotta love the Claire Vivier Fold-Over Clutch ($150), as it doesn’t have too many details but bold enough to make a fashion statement. Add it to your favorite bold-colored dress and shoes (we’re thinking blue, aqua or even shocking pink), and practice the basic color-blocking technique really easily. Another thing to love: the all-leather clutch is so roomy you can take your essentials without looking like you’re going camping. Wear it day or night, the clutch screams… glamor!
Lastly, we know you still have to work and some office, no matter how sunny it is outside… just won’t allow too many colors on its employees. So here’s our pick for you, career ladies who need something new to carry this spring:
It’s the Tory Burch Rosalyn Satchel ($395), perfect for office wear and great for casual days. Need we say more?
So what’s your pick, readers?
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We might be gone for a while there, but as of today, we’re back and in the sweltering heat of summer, we’re bringing you the hottest summer grabs from our favorite American designer: Kate Spade.
Nearing the end of this seemingly endless summer, we have two mood-boards with all Kate Spade goodies on them. The first one, in honor of the season of colors. We show you what electric chic is all about.
1. Kate Spade New York Jillian Dress, $395
2. Kate Spade New York Lynx Short Necklace, $178
3. Kate Spade New York Small Terrance in Pollen, $345
4. Kate Spade New York Cam Too in Turquoise, $275
And because it will be Fall soon, you might want to prepare for the monochromatic air of autumn. Here’s how you do it Kate Spade style.
1. Kate Spade New York Bardot Sweater Dress, $355
2. Kate Spade New York Papillon Pearls Stud Earrings, $48
3. Kate Spade New York Westend Ave Small Damien in Camel/Black, $295
4. Kate Spade New York Cybil, $298
Have a Kate Spade-y day, Ladies. All collections above are available at Zappos.com. Let us know how they work for you!
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Although silence is golden, to us, there’s no reason to be silent when you’re fabulous. To look ‘gold digger sexy’, you’ll only have to get the gold accessories and look fabulous because we’ve dug them out for you. Look like a million bucks and get that Ibiza party vibe going on this summer because all that glitters IS gold. Our suggestion is to pair your golden little things with an elegant black one-piece swimsuit or a simple pair of bikini and wide-rimmed beach chapeau.
Here are our picks from the dig. From Han Cholo ring to CC Skye Necklace… you’ll be golden.
Han Cholo Pyramid Ring in Gold, $52
CC Skye Mini Rock Goddess Fring Belly-Length Necklace, $330
G-Shock Retro Metal Casio in Gold, $85
CC Skye Love Affair Bracelet Oxidized Gold Chain Fringe, $350
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Vacations are wonderful, but sometimes we have to compromise our fashionable style just to accommodate the stuff that ironically makes us look… well, fashionable. The dilemma is how to appear fabulous effortlessly on your vacation while conveniently carry all your belongings, at least to the plane’s cabin. Solution: get a great-looking keep-all. Or travel bag. Or anything big enough for all your fabulous stuff. The key thing to keep things chic and simple is to stay on the natural color scheme. Colors too loud will only work on paparazzi-inducing celebrities. So if you’re more of a quiet but stylish traveler, check our picks!
Frye Blair Crossbody, $428
Farm Tactics Field Backpack, $195
A Kurtz Russell Backpack, $98
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Get your stuff together on the beach and stay stylish. Don’t be a beach bum, but try to be a beach-a-licious gal while having to carry your belongings when having fun in the sun. Get your summer gear on some cute totes and uber cute sandals we found on our favorite shopping site: Shopbop. From See by Chloe to Vera Wang, we’ll make you look a million bucks without leaving your wallet flat. Check the colors picked by Fabcrush editors just for you, and see if you’re really made for the beach:
See by Chloe Two Kan Big Shopping Bag, $72.50
See by Chloe Stripy Small Shopping Bag, $47.50
Vera Wang Lavender Label Rita Thong Flat Sandals, $66.50
Jeffrey Cambell Roman 2 Studded Suede Sandals $72.80
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Summer time is coming and it’s time for fun in the sun again! Brazilian brand, Melissa Shoes, is having a major sale on GILT and there are quite a few styles to check out. From rain boots to flats to pumps and peep-toes, Melissa Shoes’ colors will brighten up your summer. But, if you think you can only enjoy the comforts of the plastic shoes on the beach, think again. Melissa Shoes is just made for those long walks to the office on a hot summer day. Check their dressier style, in collaboration with British designer, Vivienne Westwood, that completes the lineup.
Seen anything you like? Great. Seen the price? Even better. If you’re new to GILT, let us tell you something: it’s the place where you can shop for authentic designer fashion items for ridiculously low prices. Think of it as an online sample sale, without all the queuing up and hassle. Simply click on the stuff you want and purchase. But how do you know there will be a sale?
Easy. To enjoy the full privilege of shopping low-priced but high quality designer’s items AND be notified whenever there’s a sale event coming up, you’ll have to join GILT. It’s totally FREE to sign up! Just go HERE, fill out your details and you’re a GILT member!
So get your Melissa shoes now, because the sale is only up until May 17th at 11 PM SEAST!
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By today, the world has recognized the suddenly-famous Marie Claire cover: the make-up-less Jessica Simpson. But then questions raised and people are starting to talk about the legitimation of the ‘loud’ no make-up statement. This is simple in our regular world, but very big in the fashion and beauty world!
Some blogs reported that if you look closely to the cover image, there’s some make-up residue around her eyes or maybe they are touches of mascara. Anybody can say negative stuff, but Jessica stood up for herself:
“I absolutely was not wearing make-up. If anyone compared the Marie Claire Photos to the airbrushed ones, the differences would definitely be noticeable.”
Aside from promoting her upcoming reality show “Price of Beauty”, Jessica wanted to send out an important message to women that she is a normal person and thus boosts their self esteem.
Well, it’s good that Jess is not selling make up (yet) in her Jessica Simpson fashion line, so you can enjoy her designs without being a ‘different’ person. Fabcrush has selected some strikingly hot Jessica Simpson fashion items for your summer, and here’s the complete beach outfit. With things like these, who needs make up?
Jessica Simpson Oversized Floppy Hat, $44
Jessica Simpson Shades, $51
Jessica Simpson Long Sundress, $118
Jessica Simpson Cane Sandals, $69
Jessica Simpson St. Tropez Tote Bag, was $128, now $91.35
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Happy New Year to all Fabcrush.com fans!
It’s past the second week of the year and we do hope you’re feeling fabulous. The essential thing to make ANY woman feel good, luckily, comes in all sizes and perfect for ANY body-type. Without further ado, here are our selected FOUR confidence booster -read: bags, to start the year with. Looks like teal and pink are hot nowadays!
For trendy gals, don’t understimate the power of Rebecca Minkoff. Faux leopard print plus a lot of attitude equals fun!
Rebecca Minkoff Leopard Baby Bag, $395
Busy Bees, here’s the right bag for you, pay close attention to Juicy Couture’s creation to accommodate your daily life in one rather large hobo.
Juicy Couture Larchmont Hobo, $378
Planning for weekends and always standing by for impromptu sleepovers? Vanessa Bruno Grand Cabas Tote will get everything organized for you, in style.
Vanessa Bruno Grand Cabas Tote, $400
And to help you go through grocery shopping in style, get the Free City Life Nature Love Bag.
Free City Life Nature Love Bag, $28
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Christmas is near and it’s only understandable if you want to get the best for your loved ones, even to the farthest parts of the world. Well, great news for non-US residents, because ShopBop is offering a FREE International Shipping if you shop more than $100 in total. And here at Fabcrush, we have divided our recommendations into 2 categories to fit your shopping style. First category: For you who like to shop on the ‘reasonably-priced’ items, there are quite a lot of under $100 stylish items and here are some of them:
Patterson J. Kincaid Rio Flouncy Top. Was $98, now $49
Bop Basics Short Tube Dress. Was $86, now $25.80
Vera Wang Lavender Label Faith High Heels Sandals. Was $325, now $97.50
Marc by Marc Jacobs Bar Sunglasses, $98
Second category: For those who like to splurge on a single, branded and glamorous fashion item… we got something that’s already priced more than $100. Get this Stephanie Medium Hobo by Diane Von Furstenberg and you can enjoy the free shipping worldwide!
Stephanie Medium Hobo by Diane Von Furstenberg, $875
Browse more fabulous stuff at ShopBop.com today!
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We know that not all shoppers are good with math. You know, counting percentage is sometimes hard, especially when they put odd numbers which often leads to confusion. LOL! So guess what, our friends over at Shopbop is offering you no-fuss discounts that are easy to count. It’s true, when you spend $300, you’ll get $50 off. If you spend $500, you’ll get $100 off. If you spend $700, get $150 off and for hardcore shoppers, if you spend $1000, you’ll get $225 off. Just don’t forget to enter code GIFT4U at checkout to enjoy this. Get yourselves to Shopbop now because this offer ends on Monday, November 30th at 11:59 pm PDT. And now, we have some suggestions for you.
Alice + Olivia Bustier Dress With Sculptural Skirt, $462
Derek Lam Asymmetrical Cap Sleeve Blouse with Snaps (skirt sold separately), $690
Alexis Bittar Scaled Cuff, $225
Giles and Brother Rhinestone Stack Bangle, $485
Pelle Moda Yaritza Platform Wedge Sandals, $195
Ash Tentation Over The Knee Boots With Long Cuff, $470
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There was a time where a woman would think that only pearls around her neck can say something about her. Pearls say ‘class’, and other accessories used to stay somewhat… silent. Lately, the statement necklaces are crawling their way onto women’s necks and while they might seem weird at first, we assure you that they just take some getting used to. You gotta get used to them real fast, though, because they’re the ‘it’ accessory this fall and they don’t only say stuff. They scream out loud.
For first-time wearers, the ACB by Annie Costello Brown V Neck Fringe Necklace ($305.00) is subtle enough, yet casual enough to wear with jeans and edgy enough to wear with a simple dress.
If you just love trying on different things and experimenting with fashion (or simply like to be the fabulous center of attention), this Lizzie Fortunato Jewels Midnight Rambler Necklace ($436.00) is perfect for you. Going to the fashion edge will never be the same.
The Juicy Couture Sequin Drama Bob Necklace ($228.00) is a charming way to wear a statement necklace. Think flowy pastel tube dresses and elegant cocktail parties to match.
Looking for a different kick in ‘exotic’ accessory? The Fiona Paxton Gilda Collar Necklace ($375.00) screams “Sexy!” enough said.
If you think statement necklaces are only appropriate to wear at daytimes, think again. The Citrine by the Stones Large Drape Necklace ($318.00) is exquisite to brighten up that sexy little black dress. It’s the new kind of elegance and no woman shall deny it.
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