June 2007 Archives
We can't decide which made us happier: the delicious sweet treats baked from scratch or the gorgeous packaging they came in. Harvard Sweet Boutique's gift boxed goodies will delight anyone with a sweet tooth. Send your favorite assortment of cookies, brownies, truffles and more for virtually any occasion. Everything is shipped in your choice of more than 12 colorful gift boxes worth saving long after the treats are gone.
$16 and up at harvardsweetboutique.com
Coconut, lime and grapefruit - the sweet smell of summer. Make every day feel like a tropical vacation with these skin-loving beauty products:
Jerome Privee Moments Coconut Lime Paradise Body Splash and Shower Gel
A tropical blend of Lime Zest, Sheer Floral Bouquet, Ripe Melon, Coconut and Vanilla Musk combine to create a scent that reminds you of a tropical vacation - the perfect antidote to a day spent at your desk in the office. The shower gel has a rich, lavish lather, revealing glowing skin that is gently cleansed and conditioned while the refreshing mist delicately scents skin and re-energizes the body and mind.
$7.20 each at perfumania.com
free shipping on $50+
Grayson & Co Pink Grapefruit Body Lotion
Made from natural ingredients, this lotion leaves skin touchable, silky and smelling of sweet grapefruit, rosemary and cool, refreshing mint. It absorbs quickly so skin is soft not greasy. Delightfully fresh!
$14 at graysonsco.com
free shipping + free samples with every order
Marie Deneen Coconut Rainfall Body Wash and Lotion
A satiny and creamy lather that purifies the skin leaving it feeling silky and refreshed with a delicious island coconut scent. The companion lotion infuses dry skin with coconut oil.
$16 each (sale) at mariedeneen.com
get 20% off your total purchase through 8/1/07, use code: sbakery
Bubalina Coco Lime Verbena Sugar Scrub
Almost edible, this exfoliating scrub is made with natural extracts to leave skin spectacularly clean, polished and glowing.
$16 at bubalinabeauty.com
Brushed gold bamboo makes a fresh summery update on the traditional hoop earring. Incredibly wearable, these medium sized hoops will be your favorite warm weather accessory for years to come.
$63 at pinkmascara.com
free ground shipping
We're loving these simple, but stunning, earrings from favorite emerging designers - just right for casual chic summer looks:
Romancing The Earth 'In The Mix' Earrings
Chalcedony briolettes in colors of orange & pink swing gracefully alongside trailing 14kt goldfill chain. Textured 14kt goldfill teardrops & 14kt goldfill earwires. Rose Quartz 22kt vermeil cubes.
$41 at rtejewelry.com
for 20% off through 9/30/07, use code STYLEBAKERY
Erica Burns Designs 'The Hoopz Have It'
Super large hoop earrings accented with brilliant blue chalcedony gems are perfect for a night out. About 4" in sterling silver.
$53 (sale) at ericaburnsdesigns.com
for 20% off through 9/30/07, use code STYLEBAKERY
Fourteen Carrots Swarovski Crystal Cube Hoop Earrings
Topaz colored Swarovski Austrian crystal cubes dangle inside 14kt. gold fill hoop earrings.
$24 at 14carrotsjewelry.com
for 20% refund on non-sale items through 9/30/07, use code STYLEBAKERY in comments section
Original Hardware La Bella Luna Pearl Coin Earrings
A classic must-have for every woman's jewelry wardrobe. Pearl coin earrings in three shades: Green, classic white and copper are stacked with sterling silver chips.
$50 at originalhardware.com
for 20% off through 9/30/07, use code BeOriginal
Yumi Chen Light Peach Swarovski Crystal Filigree Earrings
Clusters of crystals and chain dangle from 14k gold filled hoops and posts. Simple, wearable and elegant. Available in several colors.
$65 at yumichen.com
for 20% off + free shipping on orders over $125 through 9/30/07, use code STYLEBAKERY
Add the perfect touch of nautical chic to your look with these slingback thong sandals. Featuring rope detail and gold hardware, it adds the perfect touch of quiet sophistication to your look. Also in navy.
$115 at piperlime.com
free shipping & returns
Ready to go site-seeing? Here's what's happening this week at our favorite blogs:
$55 and Under: Sleep Tight, from 55 Secret Street.
Galliano pays homage to Christian Dior with the museum worthy Dior Samourai Bag at Bag Snob.
Get ready for summer with Brazilian wax tips and tricks at Beauty Snob!
Look like a sexy devil in a blue dress, says Coquette.
Learn more about the King of Fashion suggests Fashiontribes, with a rare trove of published & previously never-before-seen works by and about Paul Poiret, the revolutionary early Twentieth century Paris couturier.
eBelle5 discovers Fendi’s Neon Electric Shock Clutch
Cocktail Mixers from Stirrings keep Girlawhirl and her Super Pals busy shaking things up
Solitaires are for housewives, boss ladies rock a Diane von Furstenberg "Power" ring, says KRiSTOPHER DUKES.
My Fashion Life takes inspiration from Cameron Diaz and goes back to black in this seasons LBD.
The Stylehive Hive5: stylish tshirts for charity!
The Jewelry Weblog says, if platinum is too pricey, then silver jewelry with a rhodium finish may be a way to get the look without the sting to your pocketbook.
A Papierblog editor has a simple message to the endless stream of "I'm Not A Plastic Bag" bloggers.
Second City Style's got the best (or worst) celebrity fashion miss-fires of the week in "WTF Was She Thinking?"
SheFinds editors tested and picked the best women's tees including tees to hide your tummy.
This sleek suede clutch is topping our current list of cravings. Featuring criss-crossed gold leather and gold spots throughout, it's roomy enough to hold more than most clutches. The dangling flattened suede pom-poms add a final chic touch. Also in black and spice.
$231 at couturecandy.com
It's no secret that we are huge fans of Hanky Panky's sexy and comfortable stretch lace thongs. But at $18 a pair, they can also be quite pricey. Imagine our excitement when we came upon Old Navy's stretchy lace thong. Clearly inspired by its pricier twin, it comes in 8 colors at a price worth stocking up on.
$6 each or $4 for 3 or more pairs at oldnavy.com
This soft, drapey dress has a casual, yet elegant feel to it. Throw it on over a tank top to wear on weekends or dress it up with wedge sandals and a long necklace to wear to work. Available in 3 colors.
$59 (sale) at shopbop.com