• New York

    Shop Crafty and Local @Etsy

    One of my favorite online stores has come to life in SOHO!  The #EtsyHolidayShop is a pop-up store featuring Etsy designers and their oh-so-fun products. If you didn’t stop by, you missed it already. But see more Etsy online here www.etsy.com/holidayshop

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  • New York

    Deliciously @NYChocolateShow

    This weekend was gorgeous and it started with a world of chocolate that would make even Wonka jealous.  The 15th Annual Chocolate Show took place and it was a world of chocolate teas, chocolate pretzels, chocolate sculptures and truffles that you cannot chew. Check out the photos from the event! Details Chocolate carvings Marble Chocolate Buddha Live demos from experts Orange + Chocolate Tea Bits of pretzels Incredible caramel chocolate A whole (meltable) world! Max Brenner cookbook Incredible sculpture! With cake underneath! John and Kira adorable Bees love the peanut butter monkey! The proper way to enjoy a truffle Chocolate themed rings made of fimo Incredible!! Reminds me of Laura…

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    Holiday Gift Guide under $50

    Holiday season is here my friends! In my opinion, the best time of year! Time for sharing the holiday cheer and best of all… time for holiday shopping! Now I know we’re all strapped for cash these days and budgets are running lower than ever so here are some great choices all under $50! Give that glam girl you know a fabulous set of make-up brushes. A set of great brushes is always a necessity in a beauty lover’s make-up kit so give this beautiful 7 piece pink brush set that comes with a pink carrying case. A guaranteed LOVE! Sigma Beauty Travel Kit Nice in Pink $49 In this chilly weather…

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    (NY) One of a Kind Art Show

                                   I got a chance to go to the One of a Kind Show yesterday and saw all kinds of delightful things!  This artshow happens in 4 cities every year and is the #1 destination to discover new artists and get unique presents for the holidays. If you haven’t been you most definitely should go! New York Date: Toronto Date: Vancouver Date:   The Chicago Show is Dec 2-5 Show History Similar to most brilliant ideas, the One of a Kind Show was born out of a simple desire for something more. Premiering at Toronto’s Queen Elizabeth Building in December 1975, the “craft show” was the brainchild of Steven Levy, Martin Rumack…

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    Saving for Spring

    Smart shoppers know to skip the Boxing Week sales and start saving for Spring! After watching some of the Spring 2010 runway shows on style.com, I strongly advise you to do the same! This spring is going to be entail a mix of the recessionista casual x a clever use of mix and match. High waisted bubble shorts,  liquid leggings, studs, blazers, open toe flats, leather looks, rolled-out-of-bed chic and dont f with me heels. There is a lot of black and white going on this Spring and some futurist, out-of-this-world stuff (see Alexander McQ) I love this look from Alexander Wang (all pics from Style.com) and from Balmain  Balenciaga…

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    My love affair with Malls

    During Thanksgiving Weekend, I drove down to Costa Mesa to the South Coast Plaza! Ooo it’s fancy! This mall reminded me of my favorite Yorkdale Mall 🙂  SCP is suppose to be the 3rd largest mall in US, the biggest being Mall of America in Minnesota (I’ve been there too ^_^).  Earlier this year, I got to go to the biggest mall in Canada too! That would be the West Edmonton Mall of course. Mom & I at West Edmonton Mall I love malls, they are my second home! For those of you who don’t know, My very first job was at Fairview Mall at the the ice cream boutique…