LOS ANGELES, Oct. 30 / — Celebrated jewelry designer Neil Lane announced the opening of his flagship store in Los Angeles, Neil Lane Jewelry (http://www.neillanejewelry.com). Perfectly situated on Melrose Place, one of the most chic and glamorous fashion destinations in Los Angeles, the new location at 708 North La Cienega Boulevard offers a glimpse into the luxurious world of Neil Lane Jewelry where exquisite jewelry fashions are born.
“The new store is a dream come true that has been a long time coming,” says Lane. “I’m flattered by the support and the amazing response of our many loyal clients who have a deep appreciation for Neil Lane Jewelry. I am excited about the future, as people have always responded to the allure of beautiful, timeless gems.” Read more
HOUSTON, Oct. 30 / — Fashion designer Christian Audigier invites the public to the store opening and celebration of his newest Ed Hardy(R) store in Houston at the Galleria Mall, 5085 Westheimer Road, Suite B3587, on Saturday, November 1, 2008 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. The celebration will feature live music, DJ’s from Houston’s Number 1 Hit Radio Station 104.1, and special celebrity guest appearances. Champagne and hors d’oeuvres will be served, with free merchandise giveaways. In addition, the Ed Hardy(R) Spring 2009 collection will be showcased.
“Houston is a great city for fashion and I am inviting everyone to come celebrate the opening of my new store,” Christian Audigier said. “It will be the one stop for all of Houston’s hottest fashion needs. Everything is bigger in Texas, and our celebration is no different! Come on out and join us for the party!” Read more
YONKERS, N.Y., Oct. 30 / CR’s survey finds 85 percent of consumers very or completely satisfied with online clothing shopping. L.L. Bean, Zappos, and Lands’ End were among the top rated e-tailers in Consumer Reports’ survey of more than 25,000 subscribers of their online clothes shopping experiences at 39 online stores.
Those retailers, which scored 92, 91, and 89 respectively, tended to provide superior clothing quality, more accurate descriptions and sizing information, an informative Web site, and an easy way to order and return items. Other retailers that did well for value, quality, fit, and selection included Duluth Trading, and Cabela’s. Read more
You can get 30% off Gap women’s outerwear through November 20th. Also men, women, and maternity pants are buy one get one 50% off through November 12th. Limited time only, go shopping now!
Gap Men’s, Women’s, and Maternity Pants: Buy One; Get One 50% off Select Styles. Offer ends November 12. Shop Now!
Organica Deluxe Launch Signifies New Standard For Eco-Friendly Luxury Gifts, Equal Care Placed on Products and Packaging
Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) October 29, 2008 — Organica Deluxe (www.organicadeluxe.com) has opened its virtual doors and is committed to setting the standard for eco-friendly luxury gifts. The online boutique features gorgeously green gifts and products exquisitely packaged in a responsible manner promoting a sustainable economy. Although in its infancy, this unique company has already attracted the attention of celebrities and the NY fashion industry, most notably as Purveyor of Flowers for the Organic and Fair-made Sustainable Fashion Exhibition at NYC Fashion Week in September ’08.
Organica Deluxe gift boxes contain eco-friendly products including organic food and wine, Veriflora flowers, organic spa from France and organic baby items. The gift boxes range from $35-$410 and the site makes it easy for eco-savvy shoppers to find the perfect gift, categorizing by Occasion, Price, Recipient and Item. Read more
Revolutionary director/producer, George Lucas has been selected to receive the Art Directors Guild’s (ADG’s) coveted honorary Outstanding Contribution to Cinematic Imagery Award, it was announced today by Thomas A. Walsh, ADG President, and Awards co-producers John Sabato and John Janavs. The award will be presented to Lucas as one of the highlights of the 13th annual Art Directors Guild Awards on February 14, 2009 during black tie ceremonies at the International Ballroom of the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Los Angeles, CA (Vocus/PRWEB ) October 29, 2008 — Revolutionary director/producer, George Lucas has been selected to receive the Art Directors Guild’s (ADG’s) coveted honorary Outstanding Contribution to Cinematic Imagery Award, it was announced today by Thomas A. Walsh, ADG President, and Awards co-producers John Sabato and John Janavs. Known for pushing the limits of design and cinematography, Lucas has been the creator, storywriter and executive producer of a series of visually groundbreaking feature films, most notably the Star Wars Saga, which garnered ten Academy Awards. The films broke all box-office records and set new standards for sophistication in film visuals and sound. Lucas has also worked in various roles with luminary filmmakers and storytellers such as Francis Ford Coppola, Steven Spielberg, Akira Kurosawa and more. Read more
Longtime New York City Jeweler, Firenze Jewels weighs in on Election Season 2008 and examines what sort of image Hillary Clinton, Cindy McCain, Michelle Obama and Sarah Palin project to the public by examining the jewelry that each of them has worn and how it compliments their overall style.
New York, NY (PRWEB) October 29, 2008 — With a tough and unprecedented election season nearing an end soon, New York City’s longtime jeweler Firenze Jewels has taken a look back and weighed in on four very different but influential women in politics this year. They’ve examined what sort of image these women project to the public by looking at the jewelry that each of them has worn and how it compliments their overall style. “You can tell a lot about someone’s personality by looking at the style of jewelry they choose to wear,” says Gabrielle Guzman, Director of the e-Commerce division at Firenze Jewels. While you may or may not agree with their (or their husband’s) philosophical views, one thing is for certain; we’ll be seeing a lot of one or more of these women in the future. Read more
It is official – Westfield London is open!
With 265 shops and 49 restaurants it is set to excite shoppers and diners in England’s capital. The dining offering is something completely new to the UK with no McDonalds or plastic trays – just great food, healthy food, new concepts, michelin starred restaurateurs, a street of 17 restuarants, 13 culinary counters in a shared dining environment – so as well as a retail feast, Westfield London offers a shoppers a never ending culinary feast.
A NEW LIGHTFOR LONDONLondon’s retail landscape changes forever as Westfield London opens its doors to shopperstoday after almost four years in the making.Westfield London is an architecturally stunning showcase for five anchor stores: Debenhams,Next, Marks and Spencer, House of Fraser and Waitrose. Read more
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First harvest from the first akoya pearl farm owned by a Western company helps consumers buy luxury for the Holidays without breaking the bank … as women look to pearls to help them project the power and elegance of their Hollywood and political icons.
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ — Pearl expert Jeremy Shepherd says no amount of ominous Wall Street stories will keep people from buying luxury gifts this holiday season. Read more
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New York, NY (PRWEB) October 20, 2008 — SpaFinder.com, the world’s leading spa search and information website, today announced the launch of a powerful new 24-hour online spa treatment booking service on its website. With just a few mouse clicks, spa goers can now search and book spa treatments online at leading spas–at any time of day, and even if their chosen spa is closed.