Sales & Steals: 2/26/2010

It's Friday! February is over! There are coupons below! And! And! And! (If you can't tell, we're excited for the weekend. Enjoy this week's sales & steals!) Blue Bee - Coupon code JNZ20 will slice 20% off any denim items through 03/02/2010. Designers on offer include Hudson, Joe's Jeans, and... [More]


Celeb Style: Naomi Watts at Fashion Week

Juggling being a mom and a well-respected actress isn't a small feat, but for Naomi Watts it's just a normal day. At the Calvin Klein fashion show, Naomi poses with fellow Celeb Style-er Kerry Washington in a casual and easy going sack dress. We'll nab ourselves a Rick Owens Lilies... [More]


Let's Go Parasoling

This bilk wall graphic ($40) is based on the threadless original tee design "Let's Go Parasoling" by Whitney Amelia Frederick. This decal reminds us of making dandelion wishes as young, wee things (simultaneously upping our chances for a pony and ruining the lawn). It's whimsical and comforting and would give... [More]


Print Smock Peasant Top

A lovely floral blouse is perfect for this time of the year, and what better to wear than this Print Smock Peasant Top ($25). The wonderful fuschia blossoms create an uplifting print that can make those rainy spring days just disappear. Three-quarter sleeves make for a functional yet fabulous top... [More]



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Kelcey Sweater Dress

An excellent combination of sweater and dress, the Kelcey Sweater Dress ($68) is just what we need to cuddle up in on those cold days. We hate when the air conditioning is blaring in our offices for no reason, and when we can't do anything to control the temperature it's... [More]


Ovetto Recycling Bin

Behold, the great recycling Death Star egg! The Ovetto Recycling Bin ($199) is a stylish solution for small spaces that don't have room for ugly, bulky recycling bins. Three lidded compartments keep glass, aluminum, and paper neatly separated, and doors on the side of each bin make for easy bag... [More]

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Hamburger Handbag

Oh man, the Hamburger Handbag ($68) looks so good we could take a bite out of it, but this vinyl vessel is definitely not edible. With a hard edged chrome plated chain, this silly bag is equal parts irony and attitude, and its flavor is addictive. How we'd keep control... [More]


Tati Quartz Earrings

All women should have a few choice items that they can put on or slip into that instantly make them feel dressed up and beautiful. These Tati Crystal Quartz earrings by Sophia and Chloe ($101) are just that - something you can put on with anything and you'll feel elegant... [More]

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Zero + Maria Cornejo Ibit Top

We figure that this top is like your boyfriend blazer's best friend. Perfect for layering or being its own centerpiece, this Zero + Maria Cornejo Ibit Top ($380) is an instant way to look fashion forward. The silk bright green draped top, complete with bold black racerback straps, is incredibly... [More]



Cute, clever, and a bit ironic, these Speak-ers ($100) would be a fun addition to any home office, or even connected to an mp3 player in a kid's room. We think they'd be ideal for listening to language lessons, since then your mini speech bubbles would be pouring out phrases... [More]

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You caught us red handed, we've mentioned Ban.Do hair accessories before, but they just got a lot more affordable, thanks to the Heart by line. (It's about friggin' time.) The D Headband ($45), with its dashing sequined leaf, is the creme de la creme of these expensive looking steals.... [More]

Hemming MyWay

Hemming MyWay

If you're like most of us, your favorite jeans are probably hemmed to your super sexy yet comfortable "going out" pumps...well anyway Hemming MyWay ($20) is just what the doctor tailor prescribed. This is the first snap hem with a revolutionary adhesive backing that allows you to snap under your... [More]


Tree Glasses

Bring a little bit of the outdoors in with the varying forest landscapes on these Tree Glasses ($61). Our inner artiste/bartender is coming out as we think about what beverages we could fill them with to look like realistic backgrounds. Tequila sunrise, anyone?... [More]


Vancouver 2010 Mukmuk on Ice Resurfacer Pin

We're not pin collectors of any kind here at Outblush, but we are Olympics fans, and we couldn't resist picking out just one. And did we choose the Olympic rings? A teensy map of Canada? A stylized skier? We did not. We chose this, because it's a marmot driving a... [More]


Dior Sérum de Rouge Luminous Color Lip Treatment

We were seriously tempted to throw away half our other lipsticks after trying Dior Sérum de Rouge Luminous Color Lip Treatment ($32). It really is that amazing. A concoction of natural emollients, volumizers, and SPF20 seeps deep into lips, to keep them buttery soft and plump - but it's not... [More]

Thora Jelly Thong

Thora Jelly Thong

Thanks to Tory, fashion and comfort have come together! The Thora Jelly Thong ($65) is a fashionable jelly thong sandal with metal logo ornamentation. As a fashionably bonus, the footbed is embossed with Tory's signature logo.... [More]



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Noir NY Cluster Bracelet

Bold accessories are the perfect way to add some style and flare to a basic outfit. This Cluster Bead Bracelet by Noir NY ($73) would be handy addition to any woman's accessory salad. It has weight and depth without looking like you tied a piece of PVC pipe around your... [More]


Radiator Mugs

The grooved "fins" on Stephen Reed's Radiator Mugs ($24) serve more than an aesthetic purpose. If you've ever opened up your car engine or a computer tower, you've seen similar designs on parts that need to stay relatively cool so as not to break down. The grooves allow for a... [More]


MaxStudio Empire Jersey Dress

This Empire Jersey Dress by MaxStudio ($124) is the kind of garment you'll wear so much it will literally fall off your body one day (many, many years from now). The cut will compliment most body shapes and it is magnificent in it simplicity. It's the Scheherazade of the dress... [More]

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Chilewich iPhone Case

We don't need a neutral anymore - the Chilewich iPhone Case ($40) tones down our loud accessories in a snap. Our fancy phone will be safe wrapped in Chilewich's signature vinyl mini basket weave; the earth toned lanyard-like material wipes clean easily. It sounds flimsy, but be assured, there's a... [More]


Kelty TC 2.0

Infinitely safer than throwing your kid in the Jansport you've been toting since college, the Kelty TC 2.0 ($150) is part Baby Bjorn, part hiking pack, and a total godsend for parents who want to take their little one out to explore. (It's also good for new parents who pack... [More]


miShare for iPods

The miShare ($100) allows instant file and playlist sharing between two iPods. If you fall in love with a new album your friend is playing in the car, plug both your iPods into the miShare and at the touch of a button you'll have downloaded the whole album. Voilà -... [More]


Celeb Style: Isabel Lucas at Fashion Week

She may be a little unknown, but Isabel Lucas is no girl to overlook. Her unusual looks and constantly-growing resume puts her on the map of people to look out for. Here she is during New York Fashion Week wearing an interesting twist on navy and grey. We couldn't get... [More]


dmdmetal Train Pendant

You can get dainty scripted pendants with everything from your initials to your twitter handle to dangle around your neck, but what's a girl with some edge to her style supposed to do? Immortalize your name in graffiti, of course. This Train Pendant ($145) has a scene of a very... [More]


Kite and Butterfly Flower Top

Set hearts a-flutter in the Kite and Butterfly Flower Top ($288)! This gorgeous silk top is white hot with a stunning blue and green floral print throughout. And the one shoulder detail bares just enough to be sweet and sexy.... [More]


Converse Pop High-Tops

You could search the web the world over and you'd still be hard pressed to find a shoe as badass as these Converse Pop High Tops ($60). The design is inspired by the work of artist Roy Lichtenstein and is one in a series of limited edition Pop-inspired sneakers from... [More]



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Blondie Faux Leather Jacket

Biker jackets normally come in the blackest of black leathers around, but we'll step things up a bit and wear a Blondie Faux Leather Jacket ($84) in this fantastic tan shade. Toughened up with studs, this jacket still keeps the cool edge that is the epitome of motorcycle jackets.... [More]


Missoni Kiruna Throw

$739 for a throw blanket? Yes, if it's a Missoni... specifically, this stunning couture Missoni Kiruna Throw ($739), patterned with silhouettes of leaves and flowers. It's sumptuously soft and oh-so-cuddly, and we *know* we're not talented enough with knitting needles to replicate it on our own. And, you have to... [More]

Teardrop Jewel Bracelet

Teardrop Jewel Bracelet

The Teardrop Jewel Bracelet ($20) is a great chunky accessory for any budget fashionista! The stretch bracelet features teardrop and oval jewels in silvertone settings. Plus the striking burst of color will enhance your entire Spring wardrobe.... [More]


Jane Iredale Brush Me Matte

Makeup touchups on the go are a necessary evil, and more than once we've dumped loose powder in our purse, car, cubicle, and lap. It's a challenge to be beautiful and clumsy! Jane Iredale's Brush Me Matte ($47) is now our go-to travel mattifying powder, since the light, non-caking powder... [More]


Saturday Morning in the 80s Laser Cut

We're children of the 80's, and not at all ashamed to admit we think Saturday morning cartoons were way stinkin' cooler then than they are now. CutOutPaper agrees. Their limited edition Saturday Morning in the 80's Laser Cut ($130) takes fandom to a hip new level. Everyone from My Little... [More]


Camilla and Marc Simeon the Proud Dress

A little black dress with a bit of flair is always welcome in our wardrobes. Plain black dresses are a dime a dozen, so when we find something with a hint of style we go straight for it. The Camilla and Marc Simeon the Proud Dress ($490) is a perfect... [More]


Crown Ribbon

In our 20s youth, we wore a crown on our birthday so that the world knew it was a special day. It seems juvenile to continue the tradition, but damnit, we like to feel important, and this Crown Ribbon ($120) is just the item to point out that today's our... [More]


Origaudio Speakers

The days of the gigantic boombox on the shoulder are behind us, and now we have plenty of choices for playing our tunes wherever we are, but we don't know if any are as eye-catching or as eco-friendly as these Origaudio Flowers Speakers ($16). These small one watt speakers don't... [More]

Ruffled Denim Mini Skirt

Ruffled Denim Mini Skirt

Ruffles and denim....not the typical combination, but we're lovin' the Ruffled Denim Mini Skirt ($50)! This savvy lil' number adds some edge to a rather innocent looking you get to show off your sexy legs. Last but not least, the full pleated fit of this mini will put a... [More]

Pop Beauty Yellow Nail Polish

Pop Beauty Yellow Nail Polish

Give new meaning to golden goddess! Paint your digits a fabulous and bright hue with the Pop Beauty Yellow Nail Polish ($10). We promise...this sunny hue of yellow will leave you glowing with a smile all day long.... [More]


Tiger Mouse

Is your computer cute enough? We think not! Unplug the boring black mouse that's full of lint anyway (or the white mouse with the red laser on the bottom that blinds you when it falls off the desk) and plug in this cheerful tiger mouse ($25)! It'll work with a... [More]


Iro Self Print Triangle Silk Top

At first glance, this top looks like it's missing its pajama bottoms. We think if a top can be formal yet look as comfortable as sleepwear, then we've got ourselves something special right here! Thankfully, it is a regular blouse that's fit for formal and professional wear, so we will... [More]


Chantilly Wine Decanter

Designed by Luciano Lorenzatti and handmade in Italy, the Chantilly Wine Decanter ($115) offers a deceptively simple aerator and decanter in one. The cone-shaped bottom not only gives your fingers a more secure grip as you pour, but, as wine is poured from the bottle into the decanter, helps to... [More]


Biviel 2372 T-Straps

If you don't have a pair of mid-heel shoes you should consider hooking yourself up. You'll be surprised how often you reach for them - they are a happy marriage of comfort and style. These 2372 T-Straps by Biviel ($164) would be an excellent choice. The wider ankle strap and... [More]

Members Only Shiny Gold Leggings

Members Only Shiny Gold Leggings

A fool's gold....uhhh not really! These Members Only Shiny Gold Leggings (on sale for $19) are a fabulous find for the diva that dares to wear 'em. They're 80% Nylon and 20% Spandex so they're bound to be super tight for the super freak in you!... [More]

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Roost Picnic Place Setting

Waiting for the Spring sun to come 'round is like a suspense movie now that we've set our sights on the Roost Picnic Place Setting ($38). Our minds are wandering to a full blown picnic party decked out with hand-carved kikar wood utensils, hammered aluminum plates, and fringed silk/cotton napkins.... [More]


Charlotte Gainsbourg: Irm

French actress & singer Charlotte Gainsbourg's newest album, Irm, ($12) was co-written and produced with Beck, and it's clearly reflected in this eclectic collection of tunes. Our favorite, "La Collectionneuse," features velvety, dissonant piano chords against Gainsbourg's signature whispery speak-singing style. Songs are by turns ethereal and spunky, and always... [More]


Sara Happ Crème Brûlée Lip Scrub

Do not, we repeat, do not attempt to eat Sara Happ Limited Edition Crème Brûlee Lip Scrub ($24) straight out of the tub (not that we would know from personal experience or anything). True, it tastes & smells just like a decadent, caramel-topped crème brûlée from your favorite French bistro,... [More]


Insight Sidewalk Chalk Dress

Let's completely disregard the ridiculous glasses on the model for a second, and focus solely on the dress. We love it. It's got funk, spunk, and wow factor that kicks the butts of the other cocktail dresses. This may be more of a daytime dress, but the Insight Sidewalk Chalk... [More]

Bow Tie Knit Top

Bow Tie Knit Top

Tie one on in the Bow Tie Knit Top ($15)! This tantalizing tank takes on a whole new meaning and leaves a lasting impression. The sequin bow adds some jazz to this flirty, fitted design. And the teal color is awesome.... [More]


Special Guest Post by Ana from Grown-Up Shoes

They're lining up to be featured, and we're more than happy to draw the grand curtain for their fabulous debut. That's right, Ana from Grown-Up Shoes is taking the wheel to deal us some fabulous goodness from all over the internet. This Austin born New Yorker has a spunky sensibility... [More]


Sperry Top-Sider Wedged Rubber Boots

Short or tall, every girl loves a sexy, confidence-boosting heel, but what are we to do in this wet winter weather? Forget ruining your cutest (and priciest) heels because genius has struck in the form of Sperry Top-Sider's wedged rubber boots ($75). Rain and snow-proof, these wedges come in two... [More]


J. Crew Summer Hat

We'll admit it doesn't look like much in pictures, but like many of our favorite items, once it's off the hat rack and on our head, it's got true wow factor. The soft brim of J.Crew's Summer Straw Hat ($34) encircles our head like a halo and somehow manages to... [More]


Boots Intense Beauty Serum

Retinoids, antioxidants, peptides...we see those terms and we know the beauty product hosting these magical ingredients will do wonderful things for our faces (Smooth! Brighten! Tighten! Reduce!), but we also know we'll pay dearly for the benefits. Not so with Boots No. 7 Protect & Perfect Intense Beauty Serum ($23).... [More]


Middle Colors Humidifier

Okay, so the instructions on the Middle Colors Humidifier ($120-160) are in Japanese, and we can barely order sushi correctly without the waitress giggling, so we may have to contact Gizmine (the American supplier) for instructions. But isn't this just the cutest thing you've ever seen? Available in a range... [More]


Doubtblush: USB Pet Rock

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. We're all about the geekiness,... [More]


Roots Branch Maple T-Shirt

Glued to the Olympics? Us too. (Just watched some hockey during the lunch break, actually. The team we rooted for didn't win. Bit sad.) Whether or not you liked the crazy-popular USA berets from Salt Lake, we're pretty sure that you remember them, and since maker Roots is actually a... [More]


Celeb Style: Kate Bosworth at Fashion Week

Call us crazy, or worse, but we aren't always fond of Kate Bosworth. Maybe it's her effortless sense of style, her waif-thin physique, or her latest hunky boyfriend, but we're pretty picky about which actresses get our approval. We can't help but think that there's gotta be something wrong, but... [More]

Flower Tie-Dye Pillow

Flower Tie-Dye Pillow

Give your bedroom an instant hippie-chic update with the Flower Tie-Dye Pillow ($30)! This green and white spiral tie-dye pattern is super cool and will brighten up any room.... [More]


Malin+Goetz Eucalyptus Deodorant

Just in time for spring sweat sessions (we swear, there's a bikini body in here somewhere) and summer fun, Malin+Goetz Eucalyptus Deodorant ($18) is a dream for those of us who don't want all of that aluminum and unnatural junk in our pits, but would still like to smell so... [More]

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Diamond Cut Round Mirror

Don't be fooled, the Diamond Cut Round Mirror ($286) isn't a gigantic gem - its 3D frame only looks like cut jewel faces. All the reflected angles in this luxurious piece will show off a kaleidoscopic vision of our home we've never seen before. Hmm... an actual precious stone couldn't... [More]


Raw Earth & Wild Sky DC Blazer

Designers Karen Kananen and Samantha Robinson have done it again with this Raw Earth & Wild Sky DC Blazer ($234). The two adjustable strap closures allow for a customized fit that truly pulls you in around your smallest center. The cotton jacket is made from organic cotton and low impact... [More]

Icon Cover-Up Tee

Icon Cover-Up Tee

Dress like a diva even on the beach! The Icon Cover-Up Tee ($30) is a great little cover-up for your skimpy swimsuits. It is a gorgeous lemon lime color combination with the one and only glamour girl's face painted on front!... [More]


Monster Tattoos for Talking Hands

We've all done the "talking hand" trick to amuse a child when no toys are present - why not turn your hand into a real monster, instead of clumsily sketching on features with the lip pencil from the bottom of your purse? Hector Serrano's Monster Tattoos for Talking Hands ($8... [More]


One of Us Must Go Necklace

Breakups are hard, and pulling ourselves together while going through one is like pulling teeth until we find an empowering independent woman accessory. Rocking the One of Us Must Go Necklace ($Inquire) from Crica's Wilde Series Collection trumps dangling a broken heart pendant around our necks. Built from typography art,... [More]


ABS Amethyst Knit Dress

Hello lovely long sleeve dress with an awesome pattern to boot! This frock is anything but ordinary, and can be worn in a multitude of ways. The ABS Amethyst Knit Dress ($100) is great with or without tights, for work or drinks, and during the day with flats or boots... [More]


Greenland Wax

Some things sound too good to be true... We wouldn't risk trying to make our finest silks waterproof with Greenland Wax ($17), but for our favorite everyday outdoor gear, we'd try it out. For instant water repellent clothes, rub this environmentally friendly wax into your fabric and warm it with... [More]


Lady Gaga & Cyndi Lauper MAC Viva Glam Lipsticks

Longtime MAC fans know the Viva Glam lipstick line is both a great way to support the fight against AIDS and to get a fab new celeb-inspired lip color to boot! The latest celebrity chanteuses to design their own hues are Cyndi Lauper and Lady Gaga, and Viva Glam Gaga... [More]


Pink Elf Metallic Trenchcoat

Yum.My. We've just found our winter-to-spring transitional coat, this on-trend Pink Elf Metallic Trenchcoat ($150). The threads of shimmer woven into the otherwise classic peachy beige trench add a punch of fun, subtle sparkle. We guarantee it will take any outfit, from your weekend tee, jeans & flats combo to... [More]


Jacqui Coffee Table

How can you resist furniture that makes you smile? The Jacqui Coffee Table ($570) comes in a handful of bright colors and would be perfect to liven up a living room. We can't help but think of upturned lips (and moustaches!) when we look at this cheery accent piece.... [More]


Parel Mini Dress

The Parel Mini Dress ($140) by DAY Birger et Mikkelsen makes getting dressed for a day date a no brainer - just slip it on. Chrome colored silk pleating has a professional air that's softened by flirty blush embroidery. All this embellishment on super airy materials feels light as a... [More]


Ashland Mary Jane Wedges

We dream about having a large budget for shoes, and wish we were constantly strutting our stuff in Jimmy Choos, Louboutins, and the like. Then reality sets in, and we cruise by a Payless to see what's new and moderately stylish, and every once in a while, we're surprised. We... [More]


Healing Oil Comb

We're all for beauty timesavers (sleep is glorious, don't make us get out of bed any earlier than we have to), so this Healing Oil Infused Comb ($12) piqued our interest. The comb is made of a resin infused with macadamia oil, which helps to nourish our hair, add shine,... [More]


Ryan Frank Zilka Hanger

Made from 100% recycled British newspaper, the Ryan Frank Zilka Hanger ($11) is green and stylish. Mr. Frank makes these funky hangers in dozens of designs and patterns, he just needs to know your favorite color; he'll even make ones using our favorite brand logo. We like every variety of... [More]


Charlene K Square Turquoise Ring

Our birthstone may be turquoise, but we never put it to good use. Finally, a cocktail ring with our birth month's stone that doesn't look too costumey to wear on a regular basis. The Charlene K Square Turquoise Ring ($88) manages to be delicate yet bold at the same time.... [More]

Bella One-Shoulder Top

Bella One-Shoulder Top

Feel like you're floating on Cloud 9 when you wear the Bella One-Shoulder Top ($35)! This chiffon one-shoulder top has a stunning multi-color floral applique, which looks awesome with your favorite jeans. And the seafoam color is serene and ethereal.... [More]


Sue Devitt Triple C-Weed Whipped Foundation

Boasting a silky, light whipped mousse texture, Sue Devitt Triple C-Weed Whipped Foundation ($40) is a skin treatment and cover-up in one. The formula contains seaweed, vitamin C, and chamomile extract to fight free radicals and soothe & revitalize skin. Coverage? Dreamy and natural. The intense moisturizing properties help even... [More]

Thermal Cheetah PJ Pant

Thermal Cheetah PJ Pant

Jungle love! If you're a wild child at heart or just in the boudoir, the Thermal Cheetah PJ Pant ($10) were made for you. These cozy and warm yet sexy thermal pj pants have a white and navy cheetah print that would make Tarzan's heart skip a beat!... [More]


Special Guest Post by Keyhole Photo: Vintage Camera Photo Album

Hey kids, it's time once again for a word from our resident photo-know-it-all, Meggan Haller. Meggan and her husband Jeff, the owners of Keyhole Photo, serve up gorgeous wedding and documentary photography, and recently won the 2010 Bride's Choice Awards from Want more? Check out their blog, look for... [More]

Lace Tiered Short

Lace Tiered Short

Accentuate your toned legs in the Lace Tiered Short ($25)! These shorts are graced with floral lace tiers with mini fringe detail. A satin grosgrain band trims the waistand. Plus there is a hidden back zipper with a single hook-eye top closure for your convenience.... [More]


French Stacking Set

It's such a hassle to have to take multiple trips from the kitchen to the patio. With the French Stacking Carafe/Glass Set ($29), you can hold your beverage (we suggest sangria, but water's fine too) and glasses in one hand, and a tray full of snacks in the other. As... [More]


Polaroid Scarves

Yes, we know, this is serious dough for an accessory, however these Polaroid Scarves ($431) are nothing like the silk scarves we usually see. (You know the ones, adorned with garish repeating prints that are way too old for anyone born after 1920.) It's hard to justify the money when... [More]


Celeb Style: Kirsten Dunst at Fashion Week

Kirsten Dunst, or Kiki as her friends affectionately refer to her as, caused quite a stir when she attended a fashion show wearing this menswear-inspired ensemble. What a show-stopper (pun fully intended). Her all-black look is chic without a hint of effort and we are absolutely in awe. What we... [More]

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5-in-1 Bath Necessities Set

Squeezing all the contents of our bathroom cabinet into a smaller container is so not an option, but streamlining our counter space with the elegant 5-in-1 Bath Necessities Set ($11) doesn't seem like such a terrible idea. This clean ceramic organizational system even has a place for our cotton balls,... [More]

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We can get sloshed, dance up a storm, and not spill a drop with the PartyGlass ($Inquire). Sealed, and strawed, this bulbous vessel looks like it's meant for an astronaut, but party girls will like it too. Hello, red wine is dangerously delicious and a constant decor threat. Now we... [More]


Loopt Bayan Skirt

We're always thrilled to find retailers who are making earth-conscious products, and Loopt has really impressed us. Their clothing and accessories are produced from other manufacturer's waste material. So as not to create new material, fabric (and zippers, snaps, etc.) that was going to be tossed by other producers is... [More]


J. J. Winters Suede Zipper Bag

Everyone's going zipper happy lately and we are always game for another reason to make a handbag purchase! The J. J. Winters Suede Zipper Bag ($435) is overflowing with zipper goodness and supple brown leather. The rusk color is a perfect brown shade that's just in time for spring.... [More]


Le Labo Bergamote 22

Le Labo is known for intriguingly powerful scents, and Le Labo Bergamote 22 ($52-60) is no exception. We've yet to be able to categorize it as a musk, floral, oriental, fruity, or clean, as it's got notes from every major fragrance note family, including bergamot, vanilla, cedar wood, vetiver, and... [More]


LaRok Eye Candy Dress

This LaRok Eye Candy Dress ($286) might not work for all body types, but it's bound to be a smash hit on someone. We can't help but fall for the gorgeous lilac shade that's just right for a warm Sunday brunch. Make sure you bring your favorite cardigan with you,... [More]


Ctrl+Z Card

Sometimes, there's nothing to do but say you're sorry and move on. Do it with wit and style, plus a hint of nerdy humility with this Ctrl+Z Card ($4) from PaperWheel Press. If you haven't screwed up royally lately, there's still plenty of sweet, slightly nerdy sentiments to be found... [More]


Speesees Friends

Every child has their favorite stuffed animal or blanket (we will admit to being attached to one of those dolls that let you learn to do up buttons, zippers, shoelaces, and the like) that they just can't sleep without. Speesees Friends ($18 on sale) will actually help them fall asleep,... [More]

Sweeping Ruffles Shirt

Sweeping Ruffles Shirt

Who doesn't love a crisp, white shirt? It is the epitome of classic all American style. And we're loving the Sweeping Ruffles Shirt ($98). This classic cotton button-down has been transformed with sophistication and pleated asymmetrical ruffles. And if you didn't already notice, it looks awesome with denim boyfriend shorts.... [More]


Diptyque Project (Red) Candle

Project (RED) has gone beyond Gap tee shirts in their latest offering, the Diptyque Limited Edition PROJECT RED Rooibos Vanilla Candle ($68). The legendary perfumer proffers up an intensely spicy, evocative fragrance of rooibos tea and fair trade vanilla, packaged in a beautiful African wax print-inspired box. Proceeds go to... [More]


JK Lip ID Gloss

Sometimes, makeup just dumbfounds us. We have no idea what kind of crazy potion makes up Jemma Kidd's Lip ID Color-Adapt Lip Gloss ($20), but it's downright miraculous. This gloss glides on clear and shiny and somehow changes to become a natural, flattering shade unique to the wearer. We've passed... [More]

Stripe Tie-Dye Tee

Stripe Tie-Dye Tee

If you're loving the tie-dye trend this Spring, but don't want to spend a've got to try the Stripe Tie-Dye Tee ($10)! It is stylish in a fabulous color combination and has a very flattering, sexy v-neck.... [More]


Jeffrey Campbell 99 Snake Platforms

We aren't sure how we feel about these which is why we hesitated to put them into the Doubtblush category. We thought we'd leave it up to you guys to judge for yourselves, but these Jeffrey Campbell 99 Snake Platforms ($125) could go either way. They're either super cool high-end... [More]


Reprodepot Pattern Book

Hey crafty ladies (or wish-we-were-crafty ladies)! Here's a keen idea that'll help you knock out a bunch of paper crafts like a pro: The Reprodepot Pattern Book: Flora: 22 Vintage-Inspired Textile Deigns ($17) includes a CD full of wonderful patterns that you can print yourself on any paper you'd like... [More]


Oh Noes! Secret Stain Removers

Nearly four years ago, we posted about Laundry Spa Special Stain Remover. It's meant just for those delicate times of the month when, sometimes, Tampax and Always don't live up to their promises, and, well, erm, you know the rest. Astute commenter Kelly let us know that this stuff is,... [More]


Clarissa Scatter Cushion

We decided to shop for some accent pillows to match our technicolor pumps, and we found the Clarissa Scatter Cushion ($19) in no time at all. Lovin' the vivid bright pink and cool cobalt purple block background against the beautiful paprika and white woven flowery field. With this rise of... [More]


Wasara Single-Use Tableware

It's about time someone came up with disposable tableware that is a)eco friendly, and b)gorgeous. Wasara Biodegradable Tableware ($10-18) is crafted from 100% renewable, tree-free sugar cane fiber, bamboo, and reed pulp, and look like a work of art. They're oil- and water-resistant, and safe for cold or hot (but... [More]


Clinique Curling Mascara

We're finally starting to understand curling after all the Olympics we've watched, but frankly my dears, we don't give a damn. We are interested in a different kind of curling, however - Clinique's High Impact Curling Mascara ($14) is great for us girls on the go, since it eliminates the... [More]


Dandy If You Do Top

Oh, the weather outside is frightful, but this Dandy If You Do Top ($45) is so delightful... Terrible song parodies aside, donning this silky dandelion-print blouse with sheer shoulder panels makes the world, if only for a few minutes, feel a wee bit closer to spring. That alone is worth... [More]


Vivienne Westwood Swarovski Bow Pearl Earrings

As elegant as it gets, these Vivienne Westwood Swarovski Bow Pearl Earrings ($205) evoke an old world charm mixed with a hint of blue blood appeal. The feminine bows adorned in crystals truly add a ton of sparkle, while the dropped pearl makes these age appropriate for just about anyone.... [More]

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Cookie Stamper

When we take the time to slave over a hot oven, you betcha we want to take full credit for our warm gooey batches of sweetness with our very own Cookie Stamper ($15). Store bought cookies are trying harder and harder to lock in freshness and replicate our secret recipes,... [More]


Aspire/Acquire: Technicolor Platform Pumps

Blindingly bright, almost cartoonish color stories were all over the runways for spring '10, but it can be a wee tad challenging to brave your 9-5 workday in a fuchsia dress. Easy solution? Pop a bit of color into an otherwise neutral outfit with vividly hued suede pumps, also seen... [More]


Special Guest Post by Everybody Loves Coupons: Winter Trends Bode Well for Spring Sales

Time to git yr learnin on! Everybody Loves Coupons, of fame, is a blog about, what else, coupons: how to use 'em, where to get 'em, and saving serious cash with 'em. But lurking inside this unassuming blog are some surprisingly well-researched and interesting articles about the economy, seasonal... [More]

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Unique Box Bag

Being a bit cheeky and ironically precious, the Unique Box Bag ($60), in black and red and mint and white, is our kind of handbag. Its stylized matte stone clasp fastening is almost a parody of a sparkly gem, but the reference to gargantuan jewels makes a point in itself.... [More]



Have no idea if the so-called "organic" lipstick you just bought at the drugstore actually contains scary toxic chemicals? Join the club, and grab the Cosmetifique ($2) iPhone app. It rates the ingredients in thousands of popular cosmetics as green (apply away!), yellow (okay once in awhile), or red (danger,... [More]

Silk Georgette Petal Top

Silk Georgette Petal Top

Get your flirt on in the Silk Georgette Petal Top ($88)! This sleeveless silk georgette top has a fabulous jewel neckline and flirty ruffled petal front. And we're absolutely loving the light ground pepper color, which will look fabulous with distressed jeans and our metallic sandals this Spring.... [More]

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Wavy Cabinet

The Wavy Cabinet ($871) goes beyond our everyday whimsy to envision a drugged-up view on decor. Distorted like a bad trip, this torch-cut and welded iron cabinet is a wild ride of excitement. Kooky craftsman David Coddaire used an acid treatment to give this unit its lovely Alice in Wonderland... [More]

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Rogan Hale Dress

Certainly there are days when you can't decide what to wear, right? You don't know whether the short sleeve or the shoulder-baring dress is the right pick for you that day. We've got your answer right here in the form of a confused dress itself. The Rogan Hale Dress ($288)... [More]


Sex on the Brain: The Game of Sex Fact and Sex Fiction

We were so titillated by the idea of Sex on the Brain: The Game of Sex Fact and Sex Fiction ($13) that we ordered a copy of this board game after seeing the title alone - without even reading the description. Worth every penny. It's Trivial Pursuit for the prurient... [More]


Mercedes Salazar Rings with Stones

Unlike most rings, that are structured circles sized to perfectly fit around our digits, these Mercedes Salazar Rings with Stones ($18) are slinky chains with hanging stones. We really love the different take on such a simple jewelry staple. They're a bit tricky to get used to at first, but... [More]


Celeb Style: Natalie Portman at Fashion Week

At this week's New York Fashion Week the stars were out in full effect, traipsing about town in the hottest ensembles around. The usual camera-hungry celebs were in attendance, but the rare gems of the week were the not-so attention starved starlets. Natalie Portman, for example, was a major highlight... [More]

Lovers I Had And Liked Book

Lovers I Had And Liked Book

We have this friend (and yes it really was a friend) that dated a guy once who kept a notebook page of his former lovers...needless to say when she stumbled upon this list, she found his behavior a bit strange! However this would have been the perfect breaking up gift... [More]


Cynthia Rowley Dot Tight

We've seen plenty of tights through the fall and winter season, but these made us do a double take. Cynthia Rowley's Antique Dot Tights ($15) have a lace pattern on the outside that transitions into a simple dot pattern around the rest of your leg. They're sheer, sexy, and oh-so-interesting,... [More]


Vivienne Tam Mouse

Ooo la la, the thought of clicking around with the Vivienne Tam Mouse ($60) makes us click our heels with glee. This HP Wireless Optical device is compatible with our Mac and our PC, and it's darling all the way down to the cranberry red micro USB receiver. If the... [More]

Filligree Short Bib Necklace

Filligree Short Bib Necklace

A fabulous frugal price for a lot of bling! The Filligree Short Bib Necklace ($30) is absolutely gorgeous. It has multiple strands of filligree accent pieces and sea colored jeweled beads.... [More]


Make Up For Ever Smoky Lash

Make Up For Ever Smoky Lash ($22) promises a lot: intensely black pigmentation, curl, volume, and length. But does it deliver Twiggy lashes without the spiky clumps? If you apply it carefully, yes. The brush is very dense compared to the nylon bristles ones popular right now, so it takes... [More]


Venini Gold Leaf Chandelier

In our dream South Beach-style home, this statement-making Venini Gold Leaf Chandelier ($1265) would be the centerpiece. Nearly 3 feet high, the hand-glazed gold leaf palm fronds reflect light as a subtle, super flattering glow. It's very chic. And, sadly, very expensive. Think we could recreate it with a DIY... [More]

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Mystical Spring Earrings

Drink it in, the cascading crystals on the Mystical Spring Earrings ($79) drip from golden leaves, and we're in awe. The highest quality faceted mystic quartz briolettes are clear as mountain spring water, with the faintest touch of periwinkle blue. Hanging from uncommon curved leafy branches that resemble laurel, the... [More]


Chloe Ruffle Blouse

Kind of like wings on our back, this Chloe Ruffle Blouse ($78) offers up some of the most precious ruffles in such an unusual spot! The cascading back effect creates an ethereal look that's as girly as it gets. In an almost-biege pink hue, this blouse is a must for... [More]


Botkier Large Morgan Hobo

Metallic bags are h-u-g-e for spring, darlings, so when we spied this cracked bronze leather Botkier Large Morgan Hobo ($310, retails for $675!!) at Guiltless Purse, we were instantly plotting how to move our budgets around so we could buy one. Featuring black suede fringe along the bottom, gold-tone hardware,... [More]


Folies Bergere Boudoir Stool

It's not everyday that we see French Neoclassical architectural detailing on a foot stool, but nothing about the Folies Bergere Boudoir Stool ($75) is normal - it's downright bizarre, and that's why we're captivated. Creepy literal legs hold up this ornate upholstered gem, complete with high heels and blue ribbon... [More]


Double Fingerprint Heart Necklace

While a *little* chintzy, we have to admit that a Double Fingerprint Heart Necklace ($100) would make a really lovely Mother's Day gift for our beloved mommies. After you order, the designer sends you a mold-making kit with room for two different fingerprints or thumbprints. Snag your sibling(s) and have... [More]


Fleabag Salt

A girl can never have too many bags, and as the weather warms and we get ready for summer fun and spring getaways, a decent size satchel that'll hold everything from wallets and sunscreen to a bottle of wine and a pair of flats is a must have. The white... [More]

Hanky Panky Maternity Thongs In A Bottle

Hanky Panky Maternity Thongs In A Bottle

The Hanky Panky Maternity Thongs In A Bottle ($50) are the perfect gift for that pregnant diva. This set consists of three low rise, maternity thongs in organic supima cotton with a flat lace waistband. And best of all, they are perfectly packaged in BPA-free baby bottle that she can... [More]


Juleselin Jenny Dress

Our eyes were immediately drawn to this Juleselin Jenny Dress ($148) and for pretty good reason. The folded collar and belted waist are so simple yet so effective in creating one spectacular dress. Whether it's work or a date, this frock isn't too frumpy for either. The pumice color is... [More]


Sheswai Nail Lacquer

Celeb manicurist Debbie Sheswai has finally come out with a line of healthy nail polishes, and it's about time! We admit, we first discovered Sheswai Lacquers ($16 each) through Rachel Zoe (Ow! Stop hitting us!), but that hasn't changed our opinion of these formaldehyde-free polishes. It's a good collection of... [More]

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Umbra Fairest Wall Décor

Because Sleeping Beauty is our favorite Disney princess, we're going to make our wall the fairest of them all with the Umbra Fairest Wall Décor ($23), a set of five mirrors. Mauricio Affonso designed these with versatility in mind; cluster them together together as shown, or scatter them throughout the... [More]


Special Guest Post From Wonderfelle: Miu Miu Suede Strappy Platform Sandals

Listen up, guys and dolls! We have yet another fantastic post from our close friend at the always-fabulous Wonderfelle blog. Check it out, and read on for her latest footwear must-have pick for spring! It's no secret that turquoise is the color of the year, and I simply cannot get... [More]

Jeweled Celestial Dress

Jeweled Celestial Dress

The Jeweled Celestial Dress ($695) is a gorgeous lil' champagne number. The designers at J. Crew hand folded and hand tacked each band of grosgrain ribbon and then finished each with dazzling Czech crystals and beads. It is opulent and simply elegant!... [More]

Sequin Maternity Tank

Sequin Maternity Tank

You can be a haute mama in the Sequin Maternity Tank ($195) from Heidi Klum's Lavish line! This sleeveless scoopneck tank is decked in out glistening light gold sequins. Plus it is made of silk....where else can you find a super sexy maternity tank like this?... [More]


Disney Couture Alice Rabbit Bangle

UGH! We hate having to wait! We're so excited about Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland (as you can see here, and here, and here), and all these great finds are just building the anticipation. This Disney Couture Alice Rabbit Bangle Bracelet ($150) is an eye-catching piece studded with Swarovski crystals... [More]


Terax Crema Conditioner

A friend recommended Terax Original Crema Ultra Moisturizing Daily Conditioner ($22-48) and swore up and down on her very soul that it was the best she'd ever tried. "For $48 a bottle, it better be!" we thought. Oh, but it is. Somehow, it makes hair shiny, silky soft, and less... [More]


Celeb Style: Anne Hathaway's Hasty Pudding Ensemble

Upon receiving this year's Hasty Pudding Award, Anne Hathaway was paraded through town on top of a shiny red convertible. In the snowy weather, Anne had to keep warm and just so happened to match perfectly with the car! Her bright red wool coat, almost identical to a Chadwicks Prim... [More]

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Metal and Ink Clock

At two inches over a square foot, the glimmering Metal and Ink Clock ($149) is big enough to be a contemporary accent piece without taking over a room. The metal's brushed in a swirl pattern to give it added glow and topped with a crawling design of gold and caramel... [More]


Postcards from Penguin

We don't often like to reminisce about high school, but we'll be using some of the Postcards from Penguin: One Hundred Book Covers in One Box ($17) that showcase the covers of some of the finer required reading to send notes to our old gal pals. Nothing bonds us together... [More]


Coralia Leets Aqua Quartz Earrings

Elegant drop earrings come in all shapes and sizes. We're here to bring you the latest and greatest and felt that this pair was definitely worthy of a shout-out. These Coralia Leets Aqua Quartz Earrings ($180) come in the most stunning teal color that does nothing short of glisten in... [More]


Custom Double Face Handcarved Stamp

How cute an idea is this Custom Double Face Handcarved Rubber Stamp ($40)? Send the artist a photo of you & your honeybunch, and they will hand carve a rubber stamp, perfect for use in decorating wedding invites or favors. IOHO, sending in a photo of you & your kid... [More]

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The 5-Minute Face

We've been under the spell of TLC's What Not to Wear for years, and we're super psyched that its gorgeous make-up artist, Carmindy, is out with an easy how-to book: The 5-Minute Face: The Quick & Easy Makeup Guide for Every Woman ($12). With just one name, a great personality,... [More]


American Colors 2 Pocket Shirt

This isn't your ordinary plaid top. The run-of-the-mill checkered tops we have been seeing are all second-best compared to this American Colors 2 Pocket Shirt ($188). The deliciousness of the fabric in this top is practically indescribable. We'll be looking for an excuse to wear ours on a daily basis.... [More]


It's Not Paper! Plates

While picnic season may still be a few months out, we're already planning on using the oh-so-clever It's Not Paper! Plates ($17 for 4) for eating potato salad off of while we loll in the grass. The plates are melamine, and while they're not disposable, they are dishwasher safe, so... [More]


PurpleLab Lashionista Modelista

Why not have your cosmetics do more work - as beauty enhancers and skin/health care products? PurpleLab Cosmetics, makers of OB fave Huge Lips Skinny Hips Gloss, are expanding their aegis to include multitasking makeup for your whole face. New PurpleLab Lashionista Modelista ($33) is a double-ended moisturizing liquid eyeliner... [More]

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Moo MiniCards

Creative types rejoice, the 1.1" x 2.76" Moo MiniCards ($20-$69) were made for people who take artistic matters into their own hands. Made from our own uploaded images, a personalized template, or an entirely original design, these calling cards are unique. Not all of us have time to make that... [More]


Tsumori Chisato Linen Shirt

This light, breezy Tsumori Chisato Linen Shirt ($614) is totally Little House On the Prairie couture, but, sadly, way out of our Little Apartment in the City budget. We'll just settle for drooling over the ethereal fluttery lavender sleeves, pin-tucked bib and flowered trim. Sigh. Why can't we ever get... [More]


Tomgirl Leather Earrings

One of our great readers pointed out these beyond fabulous leather earrings from Tomgirl's Etsy shop. There are plenty of colors to choose from, as well as a nice variety of nature-inspired shapes, but we've fallen hard for these Large Leather Metallic and Turquoise Earrings ($58), since they'll be a... [More]


Doubtblush: Tampon Flash Drive

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. We would rather not be... [More]

Eye Chart Eyeglass Case

Eye Chart Eyeglass Case

Your eyes are not playing tricks on you! The Eye Chart Eyeglass Case ($30) is a neat little novelty case to protect and preserve your glasses. The print is a colorful rendition of the classic chart found on the walls of eye specialists you will be able to test... [More]


Efika Star Wallet

Israel designer Efika has a knack for hidden details and superb craftsmanship. The Star Wallet ($129) epitomizes their cool wallets collection by giving us utility in an interesting shape. Channeling an old school satchel, four triangular flaps come together at central snaps, holding in the contents of the pockets inside.... [More]


Sretsis Lily Leopard Dress

Unusual seems like too negative a word to describe this dress. Purely based on first impressions, however, that's the only thing we could think of. The marigold shift dress with decorated neckline screams 'ladies who lunch' in a funky youthful way. The Sretsis Lily Leopard Dress ($497) is far more... [More]


The Visual Miscellaneum

For most of us, the visual representation of data is much more palatable than slogging through dense paragraphs of information. David McCandless is the Picasso of these visual representations, moving worlds beyond pie charts and bar graphs. You can check out his work (and learn something, too) at Information is... [More]


It Cosmetics Bye Bye Under Eye Concealer

Cursed Blessed with under-eye circles so heavy, people often ask if you've just finished an all-nighter? It Cosmetics Bye Bye Under Eye Concealer ($24) can help you look like you just got a solid eight hours. This rich, moisturizing concealer (it contains vitamins A, K, C, E and collagen) helps... [More]


Alexander Wang Ines Oxford

While Alexander Wang's new deconstructed menswear-for-women designs have us drooling in a way that our dentist swears we rarely do, we're not going to be able to get our hands on them ever for a while, so we're currently doing a little accessorizing-in-advance. We love his Ines Oxfords ($395) for... [More]


Erickson Beamon Innocence Ring

Flash, glitz, pop! That's all we can think of when we catch a glimpse at this blinding Erickson Beamon Innocence Ring ($530). We nearly tripped because we were caught in a trance full of glorious crystals. Darn, now if we could only scrounge up enough pennies to make the purchase.... [More]

DKNY Smoothies Capri

DKNY Smoothies Capri

Who doesn't love a smoothie diet?! We're totally lovin' this fab new diet from DKNY....the DKNY Smoothies Capri! Just slip into these smoothing capri leggings and you will look oh so much smoother and toned. These leggings offer light control from your tummy to your knees. Plus they're perfect for... [More]


The Flexy

What walks down stairs, alone or in pairs? The Sli...oh, uhhh, The Flexy ($15)?! Yep, this eco-friendly recycled cardboard toy is essentially a green Slinky. Now you can be that crazy 'granola' aunt and give these to your little nieces and nephews on their birthdays.... [More]


Wish Vamp Dress

This Wish Vamp Dress ($160) evokes a very retro silhouette, but that doesn't mean we are any less in love! The layered bib, complete with floral edge details, gives you plenty of coverage without looking too dowdy. We're already crafting our daisy chain headpiece to wear with it.... [More]

Sculpted Jewelry Tree

Sculpted Jewelry Tree

Need somewhere to hang your precious jewels? The Sculpted Jewelry Tree ($80) provides the perfect place for your jewelry collection to grow. Think of the jewelry tree as instant will love the look of your jewelry hanging on each branch and feel compelled to buy some more. Each branch... [More]


Logics Liquid Volume

Winter's left our hair limp and lifeless, much like those trees outside our window. We're working on some deep conditioning, but in the mean time, Logics Color DNA Aerial Liquid Volume ($19) is providing us the lift and body we need to give the illusion of healthy hair. Unlike most... [More]


Celeb Style: Anne Hathaway's Top Hat

Covering up from the sneaky paps, Anne Hathaway tries her best to shield her famous face from being noticed. Not only does she do it in a chic way, but we love how well she pulls of the look! Very similar to this Barmah Crushable Wool Trilby Fedora Hat ($32),... [More]

True Bloggywood Stories

True Bloggywood Stories

We all love the juicy gossip that buzzes around our favorite and not so favorite celebrites, right? Celeb crazed blogger, Perez Hilton, has a book, True Bloggywood Stories ($17), to fill us in on all the details and exactly what really happened. Essentially it's great smut to read while you... [More]


Spanx for Men

HA! Now men get to suffer the squeezing and pinching of the miracle shapewear, Spanx! New Spanx for Men Undershirts ($55-58, available for pre-order) are "cotton compression undershirts" available in tank, crew neck, or v-neck styles, all of which supposedly firm the chest, flatten their beer bellies, and improve posture... [More]


Equipment Daddy Snake Blouse

This sheer blouse is an unexpected hit with us and we couldn't wait to share it with y'all. The Equipment Daddy Snake Blouse ($218) has become our trusty top when we can't bear to put on another little black dress. Luckily we can slip on a black skirt and feel... [More]


Bulova Bangle Bracelet

We've recently started wearing a watch again, and damn is it handy! We don't need to dig in our purse for our phone when we need a time check. Unfortunately, the clunker on our wrist is detracting from our overall style, so we're movin' up to this stunning Bulova Stainless... [More]


Chocolate Covered Chips

Sometimes we want sweet, and sometimes we want salty, and sometimes we want them both. When that dual craving strikes, nothing can satiate it like Chocolate Covered Potato Chips ($23). Sweet, salty, crunchy and smooth, these treats scratch an itch no other tasty concoction has been able to, and we're... [More]


Joie Maneater Strappy Sandals

Sorry, we had to take a moment to wipe the drool from the keyboard, but these shoes sent chills down our spines! The Joie Maneater Strappy Sandals ($298) are everything we've ever wanted in a platform sandal for spring, and more! That's a hefty fee to pay for such beauty,... [More]


Doubtblush: Blonder Home Outhouses Shower Curtain

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. Personally, we're not the least... [More]

My Little Black Bib

My Little Black Bib

Every lil' D.I.T. (Diva In Training) needs My Little Black Bib ($16)! This adorable bib is ultra stylish with a faux pearl necklace. Plus it will keep little miss thang looking oh so chic when she chows down!... [More]


Carine Gilson Shocking Pink Chemise

Valentine's Day may be over and done with (phew) but that doesn't give you an excuse to stop dressing sexy, whether it's for you or your loved one! A Carine Gilson Shocking Pink Chemise ($885) is a comfortable yet seductive nightgown with incredible Chantilly lace detailing. Hand sewn in Belgium,... [More]

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Culture Club: Mala Meditation Beads

We remember the Kabala red thread craze made popular by Madonna and young Hollywood a few years back, and bringing a little spiritualism into our everyday lives can't hurt our good health. Try on the Mala Meditation Beads ($19) - they're more interesting than a red string tied around your... [More]


Senna Double Effect Creamline Powder Duo

Available in five decadent shades, Senna Cosmetics Double Effect Creamline Powder Duo Liner ($12 on sale) might just be some of our favorite-est eyeliners ever. One half is a rich, metallic cream liner that glides on easily, and the other a hyperpigmented powder liner to layer on top for extra... [More]


Big Bottle Hurricane

Make all those empty wine bottles piling up seem like an intentional decorating scheme by setting them around a "Big Bottle" Wine Hurricane ($99-$249). Bottles of various colors and sizes have been repurposed as hurricanes by having a hole large enough to fit a 5" diameter candle hand cut in... [More]

Filligree Drop Chandelier Earrings

Filligree Drop Chandelier Earrings

Add some sparkle to your everyday wardrobe! The Filligree Drop Chandelier Earrings ($15) are sparkly, pretty and most important of all - price conscious. These drop chandelier earrings have gorgeous multi-color beaded accents that make them look much more expensive than they actually are.... [More]


I Don't Care About Your Band

Let's just say that Julie Klausner's memoir, I Don't Care About Your Band: What I Learned from Indie Rockers, Trust Funders, Pornographers, Felons, Faux-Sensitive Hipsters, and Other Guys I've Dated ($10), is like the anti-Marry Him: The Case for Settling for Mr. Good Enough. Thank GOD. Her experiences dating everyone... [More]

Tylie Malibu Runaway Rose Handbag

Tylie Malibu Runaway Rose Handbag

The Tylie Malibu Runaway Rose Handbag ($495) is perfect for the rocker chic in all of us! This buttery soft Italian leather bag is embellished with brass metal pyramid studs, which are hand set. And the ash grey color is a total must-have this season.... [More]


Swarovski Chic Ring

Despite our raised eyebrow at the fact that Swarovski has labeled this ring as 'chic' (kind of like the girl who wears a t-shirt that says 'sexy' - let us decide for ourselves), we are really liking this adaptation of a cocktail ring. Instead the traditional single oversize stone, the... [More]


Space Age Shoulder Top

This charcoal grey casual top spruces up anything you've got on. An instant push into the high fashion realm, over-the-top shoulders are still taking over the runways. You can keep it as simple or fancy as you like, it's all up to you how you wear your Space Age Shoulder... [More]


Special Guest Post from Ashley from Decorology

*Drumroll*... We've got a fresh face joining the guest blogger army! Please welcome Ashley White from Decorology to the fashion forward fleet. Web designer by day and interior decorator / design enthusiast by night, Ashley's got it all figured out from computers to couches. She's here to heal our living... [More]


We Heart Shen & Zhao

We go way back. Well. Actually they have no idea who we are, but we've been fans of Shen Xue and Zhao Hongbo since the Nagano Olympics in 1998. (They're proof, if you needed it, that being in your early or even late thirties does not make you "old".) We're... [More]


Siamese Slanket

Congratulations, your purchase of the Siamese Slanket ($41) confirms that you are now the grossest couple ever. But at least you're warm.... [More]


Morn Creations Panda Bag

Show the world what a "cute purse" really is. Morn Creations doesn't use animal skins to make their products, so there's no fake-animal-made-out-of-a-real-animal creepiness to worry about, and this Panda Bag ($52) is take-no-prisoners winsome. (Note the bamboo leaf zipper, too! Aw!)... [More]


Ooma Bowl

How have we lived so long without an Ooma Bowl ($25)? Seriously, people, do you realize how easy this makes eating on the couch? Chips and dip, soup and crackers, ice cream and cookies, together at last! No need to reach all the way to the coffee table for our... [More]

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23K Gold Nose Magnet

Why get a regular flesh toned magnet to fasten your to-do notes when you can have a baller 23K Gold Nose Magnet ($50)? Gilded in genuine 24-karat gold, this unbelievable fridge accessory will surely be a conversation starter. Take it as a heads up people: we're nosy.... [More]


Bloom Cosmetics Lip Gloss

We've gone Down Under, and we're not coming back... Not without a case of Bloom Cosmetics Lip Gloss! ($19) Hailing from Australia, these high-impact shine glosses aren't sticky and gooey, and will keep lips soft and smooth thanks to a coterie of botanical extracts. Available in 18 shades, all lightly... [More]


Stitchable Stationery

We're all about the gratification of D-I-Y, but sometimes it's a lot of effort to T-R-Y, you know? Stitchable Stationery ($13) provides everything you need to make six sweet hand-stitched cards, including cards that have easy to follow templates, so you don't have to worry about your heartfelt message of... [More]


The Biggest Loser Wii Game

Snowed in? Yeah, join the club. If you've been lazing around, reading Outblush and eating brownies, and you're feeling the pinch but don't want to brave the weather to hit the gym, try the (fairly) new The Biggest Loser Wii game ($37) out in your living room. You'll be taken... [More]


Celeb Style: Anne Hathaway's Purple Eyewear

Sometimes adding a bit of color to a generally-simple accessory is a great way to spruce up an outfit. Our new fav, Anne Hathaway, has done just that with her super fun purple sunglasses. Kind of like these A.J. Morgan Dylan Rectangular Sunglasses ($25), Anne doesn't fall into the black... [More]

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Leather Feather Headband

Thief And Bandit's Leather Feather Headband ($24) is part Pocahontas and part milk maid, balancing a sharp design and a soft demeanor. This handmade item is of limited edition, distinguished for its shocking comfort of the adjustable fabric strap at back. the softness isn't sloppy though - comfort is commandingly... [More]


Tempaper Wall Décor

Peel-n-stick wall decals are everywhere, and we love using 'em in rented spaces so we can reclaim our security deposits... but if you're stuck with a particularly ugly paint color or wallpaper, you'd have to buy a LOT of decals. Enter Tempaper. ($80-85/roll) This reusable, removable wallpaper is available in... [More]


Benefit Realness of Concealness

We resist buying truckloads of makeup in the hopes of having a flawless face (and some new products to play with), but we can always find room in our budget for kits that let us try out products to find what works for us. Benefit's Realness Of Concealness ($32) has... [More]

TasselMe Belt

TasselMe Belt

Enhance your personal style and accentuate your waistline with the TasselMe Belt ($50). This embroidered belt is also reversible to a stunning crimson red color. Plus it comes with three sets of interchangeable tassels: olive green, red and gold. With this belt, you certainly get a lot of bang for... [More]

Treesje Revealed Satchel

Treesje Revealed Satchel

Ahh purple and's a fabulous color combination especially when it comes to the Treesje Revealed Satchel ($575). This gorgeous handbag is a rich grape suede adorned with shiny gold studs and chunky hardware.... [More]


Kakuzai Memo Block

Sitting under fluorescent lights staring at a computer in a drab beige cube at a grey plastic desk really makes us wish for a something that resembles nature. Given our black thumb, plants are out, but this Kakuzai Wood Memo Block ($25) did catch our eye. Sure, it's not real... [More]


Doubtblush: Louboutin Mesh Boots

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. Mesh boots are like a... [More]


Midnight Branch Rose Clip

Ever want a little more flair for your hair? We do! Try out something unexpected like a Midnight Branch Rose Clip ($34) for a romantic look. The quirky clip will instantly add some pizazz to your daily 'do without too much effort (or bucks) on your part. We love the... [More]


NY&Co Long Sweater Vest

There are a lot of crazy-stylish vests popping up at the moment, but sometimes we're drawn towards simplicity. This Long Sweater Vest (on sale for $26!) would work just as well with a blouse and slacks at work or jeans and a tee on the weekend. It's a classic style,... [More]


Droog Salad Sunrise

Who knew physics could be so palatable? Take advantage of the density of oil vs. vinegar with this simple, stunning Salad Sunrise by Droog Design ($70). Oil is naturally less dense than vinegar, so it will float on top and can be poured out through the short spout, whereas vinegar... [More]

Charm Colorblock Romper

Charm Colorblock Romper

Ladies start planning your next girl's night out! You can turn on the charm in the Charm Colorblock Romper ($58). This hot lil' number has a scoop neckline and pleated cascade front with adjustable spaghetti straps. You will surely get your fair share of numbers and complimentary drinks when you're... [More]


Olive & Cocoa Dainty Champagne Flutes

Olive & Cocoa Dainty Champagne Flutes ($98) add a celebratory flair to any occasion - be it saluting a gal pal's promotion, a girl's night in, or just, hell, celebrating getting through another Monday! Slim & graceful, each of these six stemless flutes features a different glass design of dots,... [More]


Dip Dyed Floral Ruffle Skirt

We're reclassifying the"ditzy floral" decorating the Dip Dyed Floral Ruffle Skirt ($70) as classy calico, so sue us. We just don't get how something so beautifully dip dyed could be considered silly in the least, and on such a lovely flirty pattern no less. With flecks of emerald green and... [More]


Uppers + Downers: Rx Necklace

We think this is quite an unusual choice for a pendant but this Uppers + Downers: Rx Necklace ($190) comes in a variety of pills to choose from like Vicodin or even Xanax. We fail to see the appeal to wearing this around your neck, but heck, whatever floats your... [More]


Upper Canada Hydration Set

The chill in the air makes us crave hot showers, but that seemingly soothing heat can actually dry out skin. This is the time of year when a moisturizing body wash does wonders, especially when used in conjunction with a rich lotion post-shower. Upper Canada's Naturally Ultimate Skin Hydration Set... [More]

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Active Wall Magnetic Paint

Hang onto your piercings, Active Wall Magnetic Paint ($70) is goin' up on our walls and making our lives that much more kick ass. We've always dreamed of Magneto hovering our heavy jewelry off and ridding our tired hands of our car keys at the end of the day, and... [More]


Factory Black Mesh T Dress

The scalloped hemline and sweetheart neckline are what make this dress our newest favorite. Little unexpected details always delight us and this Factory Black Mesh T Dress ($210) gives us just that. A little hint of white mesh detailing on the top gives you more support than the average strapless... [More]


Subtle Luxury Floral Border Silk Scarf

There are so many gorgeous scarves to choose from that's it's nearly impossible to pinpoint the ones that grab our attention and drive us to buying them. This Subtle Luxury Floral Border Silk Scarf ($44) is a huge hit with us. The multicolored print and paisley pattern are all so... [More]


Special Guest Post by Keyhole Photo: Kitschy Camera Cards

Hey kids, it's time once again for a word from our photo-gal, Meggan Haller. Meggan and her husband Jeff, the owners of Keyhole Photo, serve up gorgeous wedding and documentary photography, and recently won the 2010 Bride's Choice Awards from Want more? Check out their blog, look for a... [More]


Weber Custom Comic

We come across a lot of cool stuff in our interweb trials, but this goes beyond cool to totally radical. Have one of your favorite memories or stories commemorated in a six-panel comic by illustrator Mark Weber ($235). Place your order and you'll receive information on how to consult with... [More]


Romy Clutch

Israeli designer, DN Collection makes handbags to suit every woman, and it looks like the miniature Romy Clutch ($80) was meant for the no fuss woman on the go. This is the opposite of a tote-your-whole-world type of bag, and thanks to the bangle-like attachment, it can be carried on... [More]


Bella Cupcake Wrappers

If you happen to be one of those over-achievers who bakes cupcakes from scratch instead of heading to your local bakery or grocery store, we marvel at your skill and ambition. Take your baked delights to the next level of awesomeness (adorableness? adorablawesomeness?) with Bella Cupcake Wrappers ($12 for a... [More]

Gerba Dress

Gerba Dress

The Gerba Dress ($336) is as fresh as a daisy! Trina Turk's Daisy Daze print is splashed throughout this fabulous piece. And we certainly won't be a shrinking violet when you rock this sassy little strapless dress.... [More]


Year of the Flood

In Margaret Atwood's 2003 post-apocalyptic novel, Oryx and Crake ($10), the narrator chronicles the plight and downfall of the world's corrupt and privileged elite. In The Year of Flood ($18) Atwood revisits this world - where genetic crossbreeds run wild, nature is reclaiming crumbling cities, and a plague has all... [More]


Nanette Lepore Molly Skirt

Here's the deal: we're lazy. We like outfits with a lot of wow factor but minimal effort. Yes, an understated ensemble can still have a great overall effect, but matching everything up can be so much work. We much prefer a statement piece like this Nanette Lepore Molly Skirt ($298,... [More]


Celeb Style: Anne Hathaway's Premiere Look

Bright blue can be a tough color to pull off, especially when there are feathers involved. That's precisely why Anne Hathaway deserves a full week of attention from OB, she can wear cobalt feathers better than anyone else we have seen! She not only wears the dress, but pulls it... [More]


39SixtyOne CD Jersey Oversized Tee

This top looks like it's made for lounging around the house, or making the trip to the nearest market to grab a pint of your favorite ice cream. Too comfortable to miss, the 39SixtyOne CD Jersey Oversized Tee ($69) doesn't cling or hold you in too tightly, or tightly at... [More]


JC de Castelbajac Purse

This cute carryall keeps us at bay whenever we stare at those much pricier designer alternatives with envy. The zipper and strappy motif are also good for us because we prefer a much tougher look than a girlier one. The JC de Castelbajac Purse ($360) is a handbag we'd proudly... [More]


Doubtblush: The Grim Flicker Switchplate

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. Oh, mercy! Novelty switch plates... [More]

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Posh Logic: 100 Puzzles

Start the mental engine pumping with the delightfully decorated Posh Logic: 100 Puzzles ($10) book. These sharp graphics actually complement our style, and the favors aren't just superficial; we're chiseling our capacities with 100 number and word logic puzzles. We can't emphasize enough that this mind boot camp is super... [More]


Marabou Satin Slippers

There really isn't anything practical about these Marabou Satin Slippers ($66). You can't wear them to take the dog out for one last pee, run to the bus to hand off a forgotten lunch, or grab the laundry from downstairs, but in spite of all that - we still really... [More]


Oomph 'Tini Table

We always lust after furniture that's as fun as it is functional. The 'Tini Table III ($460) packs a punch in bright colors like teal, orange, or this festive pink. If you like the design but are apprehensive about a table the same color as a tropical cocktail, more traditional... [More]


Macaroon Black Pyramid Stud Necklace

Slap this Macaroon Black Pyramid Stud Necklace ($95) on the next time you're wearing a strapless dress or top and really highlight your beautiful neckline. This collar-like necklace is punk rock with a delicate twist that will leave your girlfriends green with envy. With its affordable price, this item is... [More]

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Fashion Angels Tofufu Ceramic Bank

At least keeping our change in the Fashion Angels Tofufu Ceramic Bank ($22) will keep us hysterically laughing long enough for us to forget our money troubles. It's hard to take this guy seriously, but those big heavy lidded eyes look out at the world with an attitude filled apathy... [More]


MiH Marrakesh Jeans

We DARE you not to look good in the Marrakesh Jean by MiH ($244). This is one fashionable gauntlet you're just can't beat. The high waist, slim cut through the leg, and smooth flare will make anyone look long, lean, and lovely. The simple, horizontal front pockets give the jeans... [More]


Lauren Merkin Bronze Abby Laptop Sleeve

Mmmm. Who says laptop storage has to be boring and utilitarian? Not handbag designer Lauren Merkin! Her Bronze Abby Laptop Sleeve ($100 at Guiltless Purse, retails for $225) is a metallic dream that we'd happily cart our Macbooks around in. Lined with celebratory fuchsia microfleece, it will cushion your technological... [More]


Decoflora Wall Décor

Part DIY art installation, part gardening solution for those of us born without a green thumb, Rachel Horrocks Decoflora Wall Decor ($66 for a 5 pack) are handmade red felt blooms that you affix to the wall in a pattern of your choosing. They'll bring texture and vibrancy to any... [More]

Contrast Peplum Cardigan

Contrast Peplum Cardigan

The Contrast Peplum Cardigan ($34) is perfect for ladies who lunch and have afternoon tea! This ultra lady-like cardigan has sheer crepe chiffon trim at the peplum and the collar as well as glistening rhinestone center buttons. Plus the aqua color is simply stunning.... [More]

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Sakura Steampunk Garden Cuff Watch

We're regular cheerleaders for the boldly beautiful Sakura Steampunk Garden Cuff Watch ($115) by Moxie and Oliver. The twirling hand painted leaves, cherry blossoms, and clock gears on the thick antique brown leather band earn this time keeper a gold medal in our arena. It's got whimsy, it's got grace... [More]


Aquanotes Waterproof Shower Memo Pad

Do you get your best ideas singing in the shower? Never lose a stroke of sudsy-time brilliance again by hanging a Aquanotes Waterproof Shower Notepad ($10 each) on the wall of your shower. As the name implies, these pads are waterproof and you can write on them while wet -... [More]


Lotte Feather-Print Clutch

Trying to let your boho chic self shine through on a fancy date or at an office function? It may not be appropriate to wear feathers in your hair or dangling from your ears, but this Lotte Feather-Print Clutch ($200) is clean and simple enough to pair with your LBD... [More]

Seersucker Tank Swimsuit

Seersucker Tank Swimsuit

Move over Jersey Shore ladies! The Seersucker Tank Swimsuit ($78) will certainly give you gals a run for your money! This one-piece is a classic pattern combined with an ultra flattering silhouette. The plunging neckline is conservatively sexy and sophisticated...unlike some of JWoww's getups. Plus the tie at the side... [More]

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Knitted Drape Bead Dress

The Knitted Drape Bead Dress ($90) has our jaws on the floor, however, after reading the garment details "machine washable," we have a disclaimer. We can't fathom how the wonderful crocheted detailing and the sensuous strands of gold beads could handle tumbling in our washing machine. Hurting the exceptional beauty... [More]


Wall Mounted Torch

If you've caught Olympic fever, you may be looking to decorate your home in a spirited way. If that's the case, you've taken it too far and need to take a step back perhaps you're interested in this snazzy Wall Mounted Torch ($180). It's not as curvaceous as the torch... [More]

Metal Mesh Knot Bracelet

Metal Mesh Knot Bracelet

The Metal Mesh Knot Bracelet ($24) is a great accessory to add to your jewelry collection. It's chunky and bold yet very feminine with a retro feel. We get the feeling the divas from Dynasty would have loved this back in the day!... [More]


Melie Bianco Flap Over Satchel

Melie Bianco has been making some seriously popular bags these days and it's a shame we haven't found too many that we really fall in lust with. This Melie Bianco Flap Over Satchel ($42) really struck a good chord with us, however, and we can't help but gush over the... [More]

Beach Sexy Gradual Tan Moisturizer

Beach Sexy Gradual Tan Moisturizer

Are you ready for Spring Break or what? We're soo ready! And we're definitely going to pack our Beach Sexy Gradual Tan Moisturizer ($12), which we love! This limited edition self-tanning moisturizer nourishes our supple skin while giving us an au natural shimmer. Plus it protects our skin with SPF... [More]

Floral Pintuck Tunic

Floral Pintuck Tunic

The Floral Pintuck Tunic ($39) is so ethereal and flirty! This chiffon shirt has a sexy button up front, pintuck bust with lace detail and mandarin collar. Plus you can adjust the fit with the adjustable tie-back.... [More]


Philippe Halsman's Jump Book

A bit of background info: portrait photographer Philippe Halsman was active during the mid-20th century, and is responsible for striking and well-known images of folks like Salvador Dali, John F. Kennedy, Albert Einstein, and Marilyn Monroe. You've probably seen some of them. But as serious as he could be, he... [More]


Lewis Cho Ultramarine Vega Dress

Lewis Cho's undeniably pretty Ultramarine Vega Dress ($150 on sale) is made from 92% bamboo fabric, but you'd never know it was eco-friendly - just feminine & gorgeous. It's short, but not so short you couldn't wear it to work paired with dark tights and flats, but easily dressed up... [More]


Jewelry Arbor

Let's show off all our new shiny Valentine's Day gifts on the Jewelry Arbor ($40). Who would have known dipping twigs in antiqued silver patina could make such a practical display piece. The little notches naturally separate different items, and the horizontal branches lift up completely for easy retrieval. Branching... [More]


Celeb Style: Anne Hathaway's Neutrals

Anne Hathaway has been a fashion favorite ever since she swapped the eager reporter look for Chanel in The Devil Wears Prada. We've loved seeing how her style has evolved into a fashion muse, wearing designers that seem to claw at the chance to dress her. Her recent movies have... [More]


Kimmel Kids' The Art of Exchange Art Tools

To creator Karen Kimmel, giving kids the tools they need to express themselves creatively is one of the most important things a parent can do. These sets give children just what they need to evoke an artistic way to explore their dreams, abilities, and goals (among other things). The Kimmel... [More]

Trina Turk Novella Sweater

Trina Turk Novella Sweater

If you love the look of Chanel, but can't afford one will love the Trina Turk Novella Sweater ($228)! This cable cardigan is richly detailed with patch pockets, side vents and gold buttons accents. Plus it is finished with white crocheted edging. This lightweight cardigan is the ultimate Spring... [More]

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Arden Hand-Rolled Mirrored Cabinet

Played out vanity-mirror combo be gone, the Arden Hand-Rolled Mirrored Cabinet ($Inquire) is coming to our rescue. Sure, it can't fit our whole wardrobe, but this secondary storage supplement will surely take center stage in our bedrooms. Contrasting distressed oak and mirrored panels make the most of both our sides:... [More]


OPI Hong Kong Collection

Brights are big for spring, so pick out a few hues from the spring OPI line, the Hong Kong Collection, ($8.50 each, or $99 for a set of all 12) and add some Asian flair to your next mani-pedi. Shades include Hot & Spicy (coral), A Good Man-darin Is Hard... [More]

Matthew Williamson Chambray Jumpsuit

Doubtblush: Matthew Williamson Chambray Jumpsuit

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. The Matthew Williamson Chambray Jumpsuit... [More]


Lotus London Rissa Poncho

If you're going away sometime soon (lucky you!) and need a bright cover-up, then here is exactly that! This little fringed tunic offers up some modest coverage with an excellent mix of gold and neon pink. Clearly the model in the picture forgot the memo that most swimsuits have tops... [More]



You find the perfect pair of killer 4 inch heels and are dancing the night away with girlfriends, having a fabu time... until your killer heels start killing your feet. Yeah, us too. CitySlips ($25) to the rescue! Available in three hues of faux metallic patent leather, these flats come... [More]


Culture Club: AJ Eklipta

Lighting up with the baby blue AJ Eklipta ($399-491) would be completely contrary our recent red-pink color scheme, but we'll gladly be the devil's advocate on this one. Part of the AJ series for the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen (think fancy, kids), the differences don't end with the color... [More]


Monyette Paris Cashmere Body Mist

No, this isn't literally a cashmere mist, it's for your bod not your sweaters! Silly us, we had to do a double take when we first found this Monyette Paris Cashmere Body Mist ($28). The spray is infused with oils that help to bring out your skin's natural shine and... [More]

Mod Zebra Aphrodite Beach Bag

Mod Zebra Aphrodite Beach Bag

Now it is so simple to look effortlessly chic and pulled together when you're at the beach toting around the Mod Zebra Aphrodite Beach Bag ($148). This splendid bag is a stylish and completely functional tote. It has large patent handles, which allow the bag to be worn over the... [More]


Riiflex Dumbbells

The Wii Fit is our primary workout since we don't dig the meat market that is the local gym, and really enjoy being able to flop on the couch once we're done sweatin' it out. Despite the fact that it does get us movin', we're always up for more of... [More]


Cayenne Stripe Skirt

It may be a little too cold to go around in this just yet, but as we exercise our winter-pale legs over the next several weeks, the image of the silk Cayenne Stripe Skirt ($248) will be a motivating force. Sure, without the splash of horizontal pattern, it would be... [More]

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Kado Rice Bowl

Spooning snacks from the Kado Rice Bowl ($5) is especially satisfying. Crate and Barrel figured decorating a rice bowl with an Asian floral motif was only appropriate, and for five bones, we'll cave to our inner yuppie just this once. The footed detail and hand-finished rims add a generous helping... [More]


Masters of Leisure Grey Townhouse Mini Robe

When it comes to our loungewear, we take things very seriously. Nothing is as important as a good night's sleep, so whatever we can do or wear to help that is of the highest priority. When what we wear has a negative effect on our beauty rest, we take note.... [More]


Zoe Chicco 14K Gold Puzzle Piece Necklace

We finally found our missing piece! Okay, cheesy as it may sound, we get such a kick out of novelty jewelry like this. We're always looking out for a humorous piece to wear on those days when our costume jewelry or finer items don't seem to fit our mood. The... [More]

Draped Poet Cardigan

Draped Poet Cardigan

Get wrapped up in romance in the Draped Poet Cardigan ($98)! This fabulous open-front cardigan is loose and flowing with bell sleeves. And not to mention, the taupe color is neutral and ultra versatile, which is perfect for your wardrobe.... [More]


Essence by Narciso Rodriguez

If you favor clean, powdery floral perfumes, then Essence by Narciso Rodriguez ($50-104) is everything you've been looking for in a scent. It's refreshingly light, like soap, but with teasing notes of musk and amber coming through the rose petal top layer. Strangers may start following you, just to get... [More]

Sateen Sweetheart Dress

Sateen Sweetheart Dress

The next time you have plans for a big date, you may want to try the Sateen Sweetheart Dress $68). This strapless sateen tube dress is oh so flirty with a sexy sweetheart neckline and curve-hugging boned bodice. Plus the fitted skirt has a draped ruffle with a contrasting red... [More]


Beer Soap

Looking for a gift for the macho man in your life? May we suggest Beer Soaps ($5 each)? No, they won't make your dude smell like the morning after a frat party, but actually rather clean & refreshing. And, although he probably won't care, they're made from natural ingredients and... [More]

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Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky

The love story of Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky is a lot more high brow than our torrid affairs, but these creative powerhouses had a tumultuous time, just like the rest of us. A powerful debut by English poet Chris Greenhalgh, this fiery book narrates the blind artistic and romantic... [More]


CND Rejuvenator Cuticle Cream

No matter what lotion you're using, by this point in the winter your hands & nails need serious TLC. CND Creative Nail Rejuvenator ($13-20) helps revive skin's ability to repair itself, by means of a copper peptide complex that aids in the development of collagen & elastin. We've found it... [More]


Bathtub Love: Hot Tub Game for Lovers

Oh Lordy, it's true, the Bathtub Love: Hot Tub Game for Lovers ($16) is a bit of cheekiness where everybody wins. Mix some steam and/or suds (bubble bath included) with these floating bubbles of erotic dares and you'll never want to throw in the towel. Like little fortune cookies of... [More]


You & Me Puzzle Piece Necklace Set

Remember those broken heart piece "Best Friend" necklaces we all exchanged with our bestest everest friends in elementary school? Well, the You and Me Puzzle Piece Necklace Set ($77) is just that... only all grown up and something you'd actually want to wear today and feel proud giving to an... [More]


Hourglass Prodigy Hydrating Lip Gloss

A long-lasting lip gloss that's not sticky & tacky? Hourglass Cosmetics' Prodigy Hydrating Lip Gloss ($26) definitely lives up to its' name: six beautiful hues of super moisturizing, water-resistant lip gloss that lasts a lot longer than the competition. We're digging on the streamlined, flattened packaging too, which is designed... [More]


Zig Kuma Pillows

Throw pillows are a dime a dozen and like fashion, most people can pinpoint their personal taste or opinions towards the numerous options out there. So in hopes of sparking someone's interest, we decided to highlight these Zig Kuma Pillows ($48). The bright pattern is a great accent piece to... [More]


Issa London Tahiti Long Kaftan

The seventies called, and they said they're pissed that they didn't think of this maxi dress sooner! Evoke your inner disco goddess in this Issa London Tahiti Long Kaftan ($572) whether you're around the pool or not. We can see someone getting away with wearing this to a formal event,... [More]


Southern Enterprises Craft Cottage Fireplace

For those of us not lucky enough to have our own fireplace, wood-burning or otherwise, we no longer have to sit back and grow increasingly bitter (and cold). We just may invest in this Southern Enterprises Craft Cottage Fireplace ($375) as it claims to be able to simply mount to... [More]

Roxy Rail Pass 3 in 1 Luggage Set

Roxy Rail Pass 3 in 1 Luggage Set

You won't ever have to worry about someone mistaking your luggage for theirs anymore! The Roxy Rail Pass 3 in 1 Luggage Set ($165) is a cool multi-color print in a vibrant, bold square pattern. This super set is 100% polyester and includes 3 versatile travel pieces: a roller, carry-on... [More]


Aaron Ashe Nude Union Square Top

Yup, bare shoulders with a Annie Hall-like bow tie aren't something we'd imagine seeing together. This blouse pulls off the two elements in a seamless fashion and we're shocked at how many ways we find ourselves wearing the Aaron Ashe Nude Union Square Top ($154). This is the perfect transitional... [More]

Lanvin Love Pochette

Lanvin Love Pochette

Join in on the celebration of Lanvin's 120 year anniversary! The Lanvin Love Pochette ($280) is a cream cotton and canvas pochette with a multicolored cartoon print and 'with love' print on the back. This limited edition item is a collector's item for all Lanvin fashion fanatics. Plus you can... [More]


Hot Guys & Baby Animals Cards

ZOMFG. The Hot Guys & Baby Animals Calendar world has now expanded into greeting cards ($3.50 for 1, 18 for 9-pack). Now, you can send your girlfriends a bit o' the beefcake for any occasion: weddings, breakups, Easter, birthdays, bat mitzvahs, new baby, Tuesdays. As always, portions of proceeds are... [More]

Butterfly Espresso Set

Butterfly Espresso Set

Sip your next espresso in style! The beautiful and delicate Butterfly Espresso Set ($30) consists of six 2.5 oz. cups and saucers in a gorgeous assortment of colors.... [More]

Gabrielle Dress

Gabrielle Dress

Tie dye is a big trend this Spring season. If you're a bit more on the conservative side, you will love the Gabrielle Dress ($140)! This super soft, comfy dress is a gorgeous understated tie dye pattern in tonal colors. Plus the scoop neckline is rather flattering...even for work.... [More]

Nest Pendant

Nest Pendant

A little birdie told us about this gorgeous Nest Pendant ($149)! This fanciful pendant is crafted completely by hand. The nest's twigs and branches are shaped from bronze wire and the gorgeous glass droplets sparkle in the light.... [More]

Sweetie Wrap Bracelet

Sweetie Wrap Bracelet

For the tough cookie that we all know and love....the Sweetie Wrap Bracelet ($100) is the perfect gift. This bracelet is black faux leather with 18k gold plated brass hearts and a vermeil toggle clasp. So sweet yet edgy!... [More]

American Retro Pedal Tow Truck

American Retro Pedal Tow Truck

Your little dude would love to cruise around in the American Retro Pedal Tow Truck ($320)! This cool pedal truk was inspired by the famous "sad face" pedal cars of the late 1940's and early 1950's. This play truck is made from heavy guage steel and trimmed with a chrome... [More]


Amber Glass Window Film

Since Frank Lloyd Wright doesn't make decor house calls from the grave, the stick on Amber Glass Window Film ($23) will have to fill his place. There's nobody soldering this artsy piece together (Lets face it. Labor's expensive.); it works like a sticker and can peel off at a whim,... [More]


CTonics Passion Shampoo

Do you suffer from baby-fine, thin, dry hair, but are loath to use conditioners because they just weigh your tresses down even more? Okay, we'll stop sounding like the announcer on a prescription medication commercial, but seriously, CTonics Passion Shampoo ($25) is your solution. Made for dry, chemically-treated hair that's... [More]


Royal VKB Fresh Traveller

When Arian Brekveld designed this Royal VKB Fresh Traveller ($46), he must have had extremely busy and on-the-go people like us in mind. The traveller has two separate containers, perfect for the cereal in the picture, which will preserve the freshness and aroma of your favorite food pairings. We can... [More]


Ritmo Prenatal Musical System

We've all seen those cute pictures of parents trying to hold headphones playing Mozart onto a woman's pregnant belly, but the Ritmo Prenatal Music System ($100) just takes the cake. This adjustable-strap speaker set hooks up to any MP3 player so that you and dast bebe can enjoy Mozart together... [More]


LAST MINUTE V-DAY: ProFlowers All-In-One Valentine's Day Special

So you've ignored all of our wonderful gift suggestions for the past several weeks, and now it's nearly Valentine's Day, and you don't have anything, and wow you feel awful, and . . . okay. We shouldn't even be helping you at this point, but for the sake of the... [More]

Half Ripped Leggings

Half Ripped Leggings

Ripped and torn leggings are going to be a huge trend for Fall 2010. Shopbop is already ahead of the game with these Half Ripped Leggings ($99). These classic black leggings offer a bit of punk and edge with the sexy slash details in all the right (flattering) places.... [More]


Sales & Steals: 2/12/2010

What better way to celebrate love & presidents than shopping? Enjoy this week's Sales & Steals, and happy Valentine's Day and happy President's Day from all of us here at Outblush! Amour La Vie - Through the end of February, everything on this site is 50% off. Yeah, everything. Bloomingdale's... [More]



All those needing a little step outside reality (maybe due to an overdose of saccharin Cupid drivel), please raise your hands. If you're one of those who're jumping into a bubble bath with a bar of exquisite chocolate and a glass of wine this weekend, we've got the perfect book... [More]


Staub Teapot

If you're planning on sitting home alone weeping into your tea on Sunday night, we have two things to say: 1. You're better than that! 2. At least buy yourself a cool teapot. We like this funky Staub Square Teapot ($100). Also, get some good cookies. (Ok, fine, three things.)... [More]


States United

Beauchamping's States United Poster ($75) serves both as a warm-and-fuzzy piece of art and a refresher of your 3rd grade geography class.... [More]


Jo Malone Red Roses

Just in time for Valentine's Day, Jo Malone's Red Roses Collection ($55-100) smells like the world's most expensive, luxurious bouquet of roses, but it's not at all cloying or heavy. Crafted from seven types of roses from all over the world, plus crushed violet leaves, lemon, and spearmint, the layers... [More]

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Microcontroller Cufflinks

Dudes that are into computers and such will Microcontroller Cufflinks ($45) to death. That's right, they're basically computer chips. These swanky suit accessories are meant for the men who probably care more about programming than romancing, but that doesn't mean we can't treat them to a little nerdy glamor. Hopefully... [More]

Gitana Wrap Swimsuit

Gitana Wrap Swimsuit

Even your best gal pals will be green with envy when they see you rockin' the Gitana Wrap Swimsuit ($220)! This wrap-around swimsuit adds instant glamour. It has cross-back straps, charm details and a vivid hue of bright green. You're sure to be the hit splash of any pool party!... [More]


Toile Rose Courtship Pitcher

This Toile Rose Courtship Pitcher ($19) looks like it's something out of a French countryside manor in the 18th century. Rarely do you come across something as exquisitely elegant as this for such a reasonable price. So what's wrong with it? Nothing that we can see with the naked eye.... [More]


Balloon Speakers

Whee! How fun are these Balloon Speakers ($45)? Charge this bright mini speaker via a USB hub, and then plug it into any mp3 player for tunes on the go! The possibilities are endless: irritable baby? Play a soothing lullaby. Boring Monday? Start an office dance party. How would you... [More]

Pin-up Sailor Short

Pin-up Sailor Short

Anchors away! The Pin-up Sailor Short will certainly make you look like a pin-up girl. This sexy black short is a classic sailor short with ten-button accent and scarlet red ribbon trim. The fit is phenomenal with a hidden back zipper.... [More]


Diablo Leather Bed

The apparent love child of a nailhead leather sofa and a sleigh bed, Horchow's Diablo Leather Bed ($3500-3900 + delivery) is nonetheless absolutely droolworthy. Sadly, it's way out of our price range, but who wouldn't want to curl up in this burnished beauty every night - wearing a velvet smoking... [More]


Yves Rocher Creamy Kohl

There's all sorts of tools and tricks for getting a thin, precise eyeliner, but where's the help when you want to get a bold, thick line without looking like Amy Winehouse? Yves Rocher's Deep Black Creamy Kohl ($15) is the right product for the job. The luscious liner glides on... [More]


Gin & Titonic Ice Trays

Ahoy, there, matey! Add some sinking ships and icebergs to your next vodka on the rocks with ice cubes made with Gin & Titonic Ice Trays. ($18) While we can't promise you'll never let go of your drink, Jack Daniels, you will be rewarded with an icy adult beverage. See... [More]


Celeb Style: Emily Blunt's Sweater Vest

Take a peek at the new and improved version of the sweater vest. Emily Blunt has been seen sporting a version recently at the airport and we gotta say it's a big improvement from the itchy and boxy vests of sweater's past. Ruffled in the front, with flowy fabric for... [More]

Nick & Nora Love and Marriage Pajama Set

Nick & Nora Love and Marriage Pajama Set

Surprise that bride-to-be with an adorable and cozy pair of pajamas! The Nick & Nora Love and Marriage Pajama Set ($25) is a comfy cotton pajama set with a fun print that only a bride-to-be can truly appreciate....complete with a bride and groom, wedding cake, wedding car and more.... [More]


Marcel Wanders' The Killing of a Piggy Bank

Specially designed for Moooi, Marcel Wanders created a collection of porcelain treats to delight our sensibilities. Created at Royal Delft, this Marcel Wanders' The Killing of a Piggy Bank ($1288) evokes old Dutch artistry that became famous in the late 17th century. We adore the playful spin on this classical... [More]


Mawi Double Strand Amulet and Cameo Necklace

Strands of gemstones and colorful crystals adorn this Mawi Double Strand Amulet and Cameo Necklace ($470). The detailing from the many charms and even the gemstone clasp are all intricate and bold enough to truly leave a huge impression. This looks like something out of an estate sale, full of... [More]


Activate Drinks

Confession time: we're bad at taking our vitamins. We know, shame on us. But, lucky for you, that means we're always looking for easier ways to get some health benefits, and Activate Drinks ($9/4pack) is the latest and greatest. The unique packaging keeps the lid of these bottles stocked with... [More]


Doubtblush: Every Time Cards

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. Astute sender-inner Megan P. sent... [More]


Ruffle Collar Shirt

Man oh man, is this not the perfect shirt for work or what? We're super excited for Monday to come (and that never happens) because we can toss this Ruffle Collar Shirt ($45) on with our most fabulous pair of work trousers and feel phenomenal. Our new ensemble is bound... [More]

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Nespresso CitiZ Automatic Espresso Maker

We're wondering how long it would take for the Nespresso CitiZ Automatic Espresso Maker ($338) to pay for itself, that is, when we resist the coffee run so ingrained in our morning routine. This high end fire engine red coffee maestro includes a handy milk frother, so we have all... [More]


Cotton Convertible Demi Bra

This leopard-print Cotton Convertible Demi Bra ($28) means serious business. Its purpose is simple: to hold in our lady lumps and give them ultimate support. Fortunately for us, this bra faces the challenge head on. The stretch cotton fabric offers enough give to make this comfortable, while the convertible straps... [More]

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Sonia Kashuk White Gardenia and Black Vetiver Perfume Palette

Smelling sweet is keen, and with a few rubs from the Sonia Kashuk White Gardenia and Black Vetiver Solid Perfume Palette ($17), we'll be a garden scented gal luring in the buzzing boys. Something about gardenias' light sugary aroma is almost creamy, it's so rich, and the bright sweetness is... [More]

Manila Coin-Embellished Dress

Manila Coin-Embellished Dress

Slip into this stunning little number the next time you're in the islands! The Manila Coin-Embellished Dress ($380) is a soothing mint green jersey dress embellished with stamped gold-tone metal coins, which create a shimmering summer style. Plus you can cinch in the self-tie waist to flatter your waistline.... [More]

Paul & Joe Tiger Watch

Paul & Joe Tiger Watch

You can be the queen of the accessory jungle with the Paul & Joe Tiger Watch ($470)! This fabulous timepiece has a rose gold-tone stainless steel bracelet and case with a beautiful white pearlized face featuring a tiger- and flower-illustrated dial. Plus, it also has rose gold-tone studs and is... [More]


Aarikka Allu Bottle Cork Stopper

Clearly, we can't get enough of animal bottle stoppers, so it's little wonder we've fallen beak over feet for this Aarikka Allu Bottle Cork Stopper ($20). Thanks to the flat webbed feet, this lil' guy will stand (mostly) upright on your counter when not in use, or look like he's... [More]


Hype Taupe Belted Dress

This dress is like three handy items in one! It's almost as if a swanky LBD, oversized vest, and a black belt melded together as one to create one super fabulous Hype Taupe Belted Dress ($142). The cinched-in waist will draw all eyes to your tiniest center which is a... [More]


Avon Glimmersticks

Unlike some incredibly talented females out there, we are not makeup proficient. We can't perfect a cat eye, nor can we apply foundation without it looking and feeling like a mask. We've been close to giving up on improving our skills a couple of times but our girlfriends always remind... [More]


Tripod Bowl

Sure, we could wax rhapsodic about how the Tripod Bowl ($22) is a triumph of form and function, incorporating sleek modern design with everyday usability, but really... We just love parking our asses on the couch with a glass of wine and one of these babies filled with peanut butter... [More]

Eiffel Tower Cardigan

Eiffel Tower Cardigan

Oui you love the flair for fashion in France? Well we're lovin' the Eiffel Tower Cardigan ($26)! This short sleeve cardigan is perfect for strolling around on warm afternoons and visiting your favorite croissant shop. This fun little cardigan has the Eiffel Tower print, a round neckline trimmed with... [More]

Camouflage Monokini Swimsuit

Camouflage Monokini Swimsuit

You can go undercover and try to be incognito...however we have a feeling that the Camouflage Monokini Swimsuit ($30) will definitely catch the eyes of fellow onlookers! This sexy little swimsuit is fun and has a feminine silhouette with a boyish print in shades of green, pink and brown. It... [More]


V-Day Gifts: Service Personnel

Valentine's Day: it strikes fear into the hearts of kids with crushes and married-fifty-years types alike. Why? It's just a day... Okay, a day fraught with overblown expectations and way too many stereotypes. That's why, this year, we're presenting gift ideas that will really mean something to the recipient and... [More]

Draped Pocket Floral Short

Draped Pocket Floral Short

We wear short shorts...and now you can too! The Draped Pocket Floral Short ($20) gives off a skirt-like appearance with it's loose, flutter style. Plus the misty floral print is sweet yet sophisticated enough that we can get away with wearing these and not looking too cutesy.... [More]


Doubtblush: Marry Him: The Case for Settling for Mr. Good Enough

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. Honestly, we don't know what... [More]


Kyoto Sling

So, you have a baby and would still like to use both your hands but black ballistic nylon is an affront to your fashion sense? For fashion forward mamas, the Kyoto Sling ($60) is a good bet. The vibrant colors mean you can slip on the most basic of outfits... [More]

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Beautyblender Sponge

Whether the Beautyblender Sponge ($20) is a Hollywood exclusive or not is debatable, but it'll give the professional finish and flawless complexion it promises. The key to this tool is its patent-pending elliptical shape and tapered tip, making facial nooks and crannies completely reachable without any fingertip dabs whatsoever. Soft... [More]


Celeb Style: Emily Blunt's Navy Heels

Far be it from us to speak poorly of all-black outfits. We admit we stick to black as a closet staple. Emily Blunt shows us how to break out of black by using navy as a subtle alternative to black. Always classy, navy pulls together looks in an expected yet... [More]


Bag of Tricks

We're not sure how many of you readers are professional magicians, but if you are, this bag's for you! Conveniently, this Bag of Tricks ($16) works just as well for you ladies who like a snappy tote bag that'll make you smile. Never-ending kerchief strand not included.... [More]


Weleda Pomegranate Creamy Body Wash

The beauty buzz (okay, loud roar) is that pomegranate is chock full of healthy antioxidants and is sooooo great for you... so why not just inject it into your skin? New Weleda Pomegranate Creamy Body Wash ($18) contains pomegranate seed oil, which helps renew skin cells, and macadamia seed oil... [More]

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Tibi Silk-crepe Crochet Top

The description classifies this color as "magenta," but we'll call the cards as we see them. We're not usually partial to bubble gum pink (or worse, Pepto pink), however something about the season makes the Tibi Silk-crepe Crochet Top ($82) more than just okay. In fact, the swirly crochet neck... [More]

Swash Smooth It Out

Swash Smooth It Out

Banish ugly wrinkles and static in seconds with the Swash Smooth It Out ($13)! This fabulous new creation will help smooth wrinkles out of clothes, remove odors and fight static on most fabrics in a flash. Plus it is available in a convenient travel size that you can keep handy... [More]


Voight Dress

It's elementary: ingénue frocks like this Voight Dress ($136) need to be in every gal's fashion arsenal. Why? The silhouette is deceptively demure, but still shows off what your momma gave you to full effect, and the pleated, belted waist and bodice accent take it beyond the ordinary shift dress.... [More]

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Abacus Pendant

Add it up with the Abacus Pendant ($28). Gosh, calculators never looked so bland and boring, and least the older version had some style and movement. Talk about the golden oldies - this particular throwback is a fully functioning limited edition piece strung on a brass chain. We wouldn't recommend... [More]


Wooden Hedgehog Toy

We're not actually sure kids would play with this Wooden Hedgehog ($44) much after the initial novelty wore off, but we think this little toy makes a great decoration in a kids room. Also, if we're being honest, we think this would be a fun addition to our home office.... [More]


Rad by Rad Hourani Black Denim Cardigan

This unique geometric blazer is high fashion and wearable all at the same time. Clean and bold lines make this super easy to pair with a plethora of items already in your closet and the black denim is equally versatile. The Rad by Rad Hourani Black Denim Cardigan ($422) offers... [More]


Morelle Barrel Handbag

Made from gorgeously vegetable-dyed leather, the bright colors that you can choose from on this Morelle Barrel Handbag ($287) are out of this world! Like the palette of a Skittles pack of candy, this bag will come in any shade to put some spring into your step and wardrobe. We... [More]

Bike Chain Bottle Opener

Bike Chain Bottle Opener

Do you know someone who loves bikes and beers? Well we know quite a few! The Bike Chain Bottle Opener ($15) is the perfect little gadget for this special person. Your pal can uncap his favorite beverage with this bottle opener made of recycled bike chain. Most important of all,... [More]


Kenneth Jay Lane Ring

It might be a little late to request V-day presents - or not, since some of our guys are last minute shoppers - but we'd really love to get this Kenneth Jay Lane Purple Flower Ring ($52) instead of a bouquet of real blooms. This'll last much longer and be... [More]


RIP, Alexander McQueen: Alexander McQueen Crepe Dress

Our jaws dropped to the floor when we read that, this morning, renowned fashion designer Alexander McQueen was found dead of an apparent suicide. McQueen has long been an OB fave designer, and his death is a tragedy. Suicide is never the answer, dear readers! As a sartorial tribute, we're... [More]


Hoodie-Footie Snuggle Suit

Oh, this is magical. It's as if the Snuggie and footie pajamas made sweet, sweet love and the resulting baby was the Hoodie-Footie Snuggle Suit! ($100) We admit, it looks a little juvenile, but given that we're currently buried under mountains of snow and our office heater is on the... [More]

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I Am Drinking Stars! A History of Champagne

We should really know more about the bubbles in things before we break bottles open, and the extravagantly dramatic cover of I Am Drinking Stars! A History of Champagne ($27) piqued our interest (Yes, in this case, we're judging a book by its cover...). Well, to be fair, it was... [More]


PJ Salvage Into the Wild Boot Slippers

Occasionally we come across items that seem silly at first, but oh so necessary after we ponder them for a few moments. These PJ Salvage Into the Wild Boot Slippers ($40) could eventually lead us to never wearing uncomfortable footwear ever again. Why suffer when our feet can sit pretty... [More]

Farahbella Flower and Leopard Tunic

Farahbella Flower and Leopard Tunic

The best of both worlds - flowers and animal prints! The Farahbella Flower and Leopard Tunic ($149) is a great way to partake in two trends this season. It combines a pretty pastel floral print with an edgy leopard print. And this flirty little dress can be worn on its... [More]


Roost Dahlia Taper Holder

How great is it to find a candleholder that looks just as chic without a candle in it? Whether you're creating ambiance with candlelight or just looking to spruce up the place, the Roost Dahlia Taper Holder ($28) is a simple, tasteful addition to your home.... [More]


Bliss Triple Oxygen Instant Energizing Eye Mask

While expensive for eye masks, Bliss Triple Oxygen Instant Energizing Eye Masks ($54 for 4 individual-use masks) are nevertheless cheaper than purchasing 4 facials at a spa, but the results are eerily similar. These freeze-dried marine collagen masks are activated with the included fluid for the freshest product possible. High-potency... [More]

Hand-Dipped Football Berries

Hand-Dipped Football Berries

The Superbowl may be over, but some of us are counting down the days until next season! And the Hand-Dipped Football Berries ($25) may temporarily satisfy our sweet tooth and sports craving! Each succulent strawberry is hand dipped in mouth watering chocolate and decorated with white chocolate to simulate gridiron... [More]


Print Dress with Studded Belt

Well, she sure seems happy to be wearing this Print Dress with Studded Belt ($58)! There's an interesting pattern here that reminds us of a mix between an ikat print and tie dye. It also goes without saying that the dress without the studded belt would be like french fries... [More]


What A Rock!! Paperweight

If you need something to help you relax when work is piling up on your desk, look no further than at this gaze-inducing "What a Rock!!" Paperweight ($16). We could gawk at its marvel for hours, in hopes that one day all the paperwork will fill itself out. Unfortunately, reality... [More]


Kendra Scott Meant for Royalty Necklace

Yowza! Now here is a statement necklace that actually delivers just that - a statement! This thing says, "Here I am world!" with a flash of your collar. Keep the outfit simple otherwise and you'll see all eyes go directly to this Kendra Scott Meant for Royalty Necklace ($625). What... [More]


China Glaze Up & Away Nail Polish Collection

Whenever a new polish set appears in any of the shops we frequent, we can't help taking a good look. Usually we consider ourselves lucky if there are one or two fun colors in the lucite rack - but China Glaze's Up & Away range ($3 each) may just have... [More]

lWild Leopard Babydoll Dress

Wild Leopard Babydoll Dress

Be the queen of the jungle when you rock the Wild Leopard Babydoll Dress ($18)! This fuschia/black leopard print dress is seriously fierce. Last but not least, the strapless babydoll style and flowy bodice are ferociously flattering.... [More]


Bottle 'Biner

Now, no matter where you are (a swingin' party, the frozen Tundra), you can soothe your soul with a few glugs of merlot. Thanks to Fred's Bottle 'Biner, ($12) an uncorked bottle of wine is no further away than your belt loop. So, if you desperately need something to compliment... [More]

Ruffled Rumba Shorts

Ruffled Rumba Shorts

Get sassy in the Ruffled Rumba Shorts ($16)! These flirty ruffled boyshorts are oh so flirty in sexy red plus they come with attached garter belt you can really turn up the heat.... [More]


V-Day Gifts: The Pet

Valentine's Day: it strikes fear into the hearts of kids with crushes and married-fifty-years types alike. Why? It's just a day... Okay, a day fraught with overblown expectations and way too many stereotypes. That's why, this year, we're presenting gift ideas that will really mean something to the recipient and... [More]


Special Guest Post by Green + Chic: Cherry Berry Handbags

In the wake of Eelgate 2010, we wanted to calm the unrest and bring y'all an animal friendly option. Luckily, our buddies at Green + Chic were ready to help! Their online boutique touts a huge selection of eco-friendly bath and body products that are totally crave-worthy, as well as... [More]


Horseshoe Necklace

Planning a trip to Vegas anytime soon, or just hoping to get lucky this weekend? Maybe this Dogeared Gold Lucky Horseshoe Necklace ($122) will help. Worst case, it'll complement your outfit, and sometimes that's good enough.... [More]


Free People High Waisted Bikini

It seems like high-waisted swimsuits are popping up all over the place. What do you think of this trend? It could be great for covering trouble areas, but you might run the risk of looking a bit granny-ish. No matter how you feel, you can't deny that this Free People... [More]

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USB Robot Owl

Since we can't bring our pets to the office, the USB Robot Owl ($20) can stand in and keep us happily entertained during our long hours of staring at spreadsheets. Just plug him in and perch him on top of the monitor or on his wee tree stump, and he's... [More]


Olympic Style: Amp it up!

The opening ceremonies for the Vancouver Winter Olympics are this Friday, and we can't wait to watch all the pomp and circumstance - and, of course, ogle the cute male athletes from around the world! With all the talk of extreme feats of athleticism and physical prowess, it got us... [More]


Celeb Style: Emily Blunt's Flat Boots

Running errands on a recent trip to LA, Emily Blunt makes the most of the dreary weather by wearing flat footwear like these Steve Madden Axee Boots ($100). Her stylish outfit doesn't take a backseat when the weather gets a tad bit gloomy, but she looks comfortable at the same... [More]


Vers 1.5R iPod Clock Radio

You: Love modern technology, but prefer a 1950's design aesthetic and still want to listen to the radio on occasion. The Vers 1.5R radio/alarm clock for iPod ($200): Right there with you. Each Vers clock radio & iPod dock is hand-finished, and the 9mm wood walls of the cabinet deliver... [More]


Fallen Star Necklace in 14K Rose Gold

This star pendant offers one inch of pave diamonds against a 14K rose gold inlay. Among the brown and white diamonds lies a sapphire that sparkles brightly as the center of the starburst. This piece is opulent and decorative, but maintains an artisan element as well. The Fallen Star Necklace... [More]


Wool Cloche

A cloche might just be the perfect hat. They rest on your head, so you don't get any weird indentations on your forehead, the brim is large enough to keep rain/sleet/snow out of your eyes and off of your face, they look great in any color, and their simple shape... [More]

Bicycle Built For Three

Bicycle Built For Three

Cruisin' for new wheels to get the whole family around this summer? Well the Bicycle Built For Three ($1,200) is an awesome set of wheels! This tandem beach cruiser comes with a baby seat already attached. What better way to spend the weekend mornings than cruising up and down the... [More]


Graze Organic Reusable Bags

Stores everywhere are ixnay-ing astic-play ags-bay, and it's about time your lunch followed suit. Graze Organic Reusable Sandwich & Snack Bags ($24-38 for sets of 3-5) are made from 100% certified organic cotton and printed by hand with water-based inks. Use each bag a few times, then toss 'em into... [More]


Illamasqua Liquid Metal

When our best friends' birthdays roll around, we always wish we could shower them with expensive presents. Alas, gold jewelry and luxurious spa treatments are a bit above our pay grade. This year, we'll be giving a few girlfriends a gift that'll make 'em look like a million bucks and... [More]


Body Central Ruffle Belted Jacket

Short sleeved jackets are great for when the weather isn't so darn gloomy. Toss on a sundress and cover up with this Body Central Ruffle Belted Jacket ($30). Its gotta be summer somewhere in the world, so we figured we should highlight some warm weather options as well. It's the... [More]

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Neuron Tie

If you've got a geeky guy attached to the hip or your own personal Dr. Dreamy, maybe the Neuron Tie ($30) is the perfect V-Day gift. Axons and dendrites in the synaptic space make a bitchin' graphic, and these cool patterns are printed from an original illustration. Science is cool... [More]


Joseph Rocker Pant

These wool pants are not nearly as ill-fitting as the mannequin makes them seem. We wondered why anyone would be attracted to such plain and awkward-looking pants, but after trying them on at the nearest store carrying the brand, we were pleasantly surprised. The Joseph Rocker Pant ($350) has a... [More]

Big Buddha Soho Tote

Big Buddha Soho Tote

The Big Buddha Soho Tote ($90) is a fresh, casual bag that we would love to rock this Spring! The shape is perfect and very convenient to sport around town. Plus the studs and fringe details will make you look rockstar cool in a fabulously, effortless manner.... [More]


LUSH Shnuggle Body Butter

On your own this V-day? What a perfect night to pamper yourself! Draw a bath, drink a bottle glass of wine, put on some tunes and just chill. Once you're out of the bath, indulge in the rich moisture of the Schnuggle Body Butter ($15); it'll leave your skin soft... [More]

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Stacked Paperback Wallpaper

Tracey Kendall, the clever girl behind the Stacked Paperback Wallpaper ($198), is helping us all look a little more well read (Trust us, we need the help). Sure, we haven't read Henry Miller's Tropic of Capricorn or Jack Kerouac's Satori In Paris, but that doesn't mean our decor can't inspire... [More]


Emily Elizabeth Jewelry Fern Leaf Cuff

Call us Olympic geeks, but every time we don our Emily Elizabeth Jewelry Fern Leaf Cuff ($100), we hum the NBC Olympics theme song ("Bugler's Dream" by Leo Arnaud) and imagine we're Olympians in ancient Greece. Just us? Oh, okay. Well, resemblance to laurel wreaths and gold medals aside, this... [More]


Baba Alice Asymmetric Hem Floral Chiffon Dress

If you're looking at the picture to your right, then you're probably as into this dress as we are. We can't get over the myriad of ways you can wear this. Over jean shorts, leggings, tights, or even by itself (if you're feeling a little flirty), nothing will look bad... [More]

Bijules Hair Ball

Doubtblush: Bijules Hair Ball

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. The Bijules Hair Ball ($275)... [More]


Solar Sputnik Light

The geniuses at IDEA created this 1 foot tall solar light that's completely dependent on solar-powered energy. It looks like something out of Monsters Inc., and that's being polite, but if it can light up our room for free then we're sold! The Solar Sputnik Light ($22) not only saves... [More]

Military Couture Dress

Military Couture Dress

The Military Couture Dress ($34) is sure to keep you in line with style and trend this season. This dress has ruffle embellishments on the bubble hem skirt and coiled cord buttons on the vest. And for your convenience, there are flap pockets at the waist.... [More]


Unii Makeup Palettes

Wanna make your own makeup palette? The Unii Palette ($29) lets you do just that. Pry pans of eyeshadow, blush, powder, lipstick etc out of their current compacts, attach the included magnetic labels to the back, and stick them into your Unii. It makes for an ideal travel set, since... [More]


Bodum Stainless Steel Travel Mug Press

Tired of being a slave to your $6 a.m. latte? Brew a cup of truly amazing coffee on the go with the Bodum Stainless Steel Travel Mug Press ($30). A smaller version of the traditional French Press coffee maker, you just add ground beans & boiling water, wait a few... [More]

Watercolor Potpourri Coat

Watercolor Potpourri Coat

If you're going to splurge on a new coat for Spring, we suggest you take a look at this one! The Watercolor Potpourri Coat ($450) is breathtaking starburst jacquard and metallic matelassé. It is vintage style with lady-like class. And it looks incredible dressed up with a sexy sheath and... [More]


Malene Birger Oversized Cardi

It takes a second to fully understand what's going on here with the Malene Birger Oversized Cardi ($295). Contrasting fabric is sewn to the bottom of this oversized boyfriend cardi to add a layered boho look. Since it's great for all temperatures due to the lightweight fabric, we've been throwing... [More]

Recycled LP Coasters

Recycled LP Coasters

Recycled LP Coasters ($25) are a great gift for music lovers! Well-worn records have been recycled into fabulously functional coasters to protect your cocktail table. Each set consists of six randomly assorted labels, with clear vinyl protecting the LP label from moisture. These are also a great conversation starter.... [More]

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Gingko Caged Amulet Necklace

We don't know why anyone would photograph jewelry on a terribly 90s pink placemat, but the Gingko Caged Amulet Necklace ($42) shines despite that. It's a bit Vampira-looking, but the curvaceous organic wanderings are meticulously detailed, enclosing a shimmering scarlet red vintage glass jewel. Take this protected pendant as a... [More]

V-Day Gifts: Best Girlfriend

V-Day Gifts: Best Girlfriend

Valentine's Day: it strikes fear into the hearts of kids with crushes and married-fifty-years types alike. Why? It's just a day... Okay, a day fraught with overblown expectations and way too many stereotypes. That's why, this year, we're presenting gift ideas that will really mean something to the recipient and... [More]


Celeb Style: Emily Blunt's LWD

On one of the many stops of her worldwide promotional tour for her new movie, The Wolfman, Emily Blunt wows us again with yet another high-scoring look. This time the actress pairs a summery dress with black tights to create a sophisticated spin on a simple sundress. We're digging the... [More]


Fiesta Head Chefs

Baking with kids can be loads of fun, or drive you a little bit insane, depending on the situation (and the kid). Fiesta has a line of kid-friendly kitchen utensils called Head Chefs ($10 each) which are utensils sprouting out of a bendable colorful body. Whether you get a spoon,... [More]


Movie Night: Valentine's Day Preparedness

Yawn. Despite the wine and conversation hearts and cards and teddies of both kinds everywhere, are you just not grooving on the upcoming holiday? We at Outblush tend to think that shopping is an end in and of itself, but if you're not feeling the romance, we can only recommend... [More]


Silver Leaf First Year Frame

A fabulous shower gift for a mom-to-be and a great way to start spoiling that little princess before her grand arrival - the Silver Leaf First Year Frame ($59) is a must-have for every family. It is made of wood with a stunning silver-leaf overlay. This incredible frame will store... [More]


Tod's High Heel Sandal

It must be that soft spring color and the fact that our poor toes are dying to get out from these socks and boots, but we're seriously considering dropping the dough for a pair of Tod's High Heel Sandals ($625). The perforated leather and buckle details add a bit of... [More]

Olive Ruffle Cardigan

Olive Ruffle Cardigan

We're loving the Olive Ruffle Cardigan ($91)! It reminds us of a very unique find that you would stumble upon in an eclectic vintage shop or flea market. This olive knit cardi has a ruffle tier back with a v-neck and front pockets. Plus it has a cut out overlap... [More]

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Culture Club: Times Square Station 42nd Street Chair

We know these aren't romantic in the traditional sense, but the Times Square Station 42nd Street Chair ($2200) have a certain nostalgia of place. For a gal who loves graphic design, typology and most importantly, the Big Apple, this furniture choice is snazzy. The real punchiness of New York Metro... [More]


Scarf-Print Kimono

This babe's got it on at the beach, but there's no reason why we can't wear this with some wool tights and a beret? Take this look from summer to winter (or any season for that matter) with a simple swap of accessories and you've got yourself quite a versatile... [More]


Aromaleigh Retro Hi-Fi Matte Eyeshadows

For those of you who never got over wanting Barbie-bright eye shadow, we present Aromaleigh Retro Hi-Fi Matte Collection Eye Shadows. ($8 each) Twenty shades of highly pigmented, totally matte shadow that goes on smooth, blends easily, and stays on until you take it off. As with all Aromaleigh products,... [More]

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Nymphette Bra

The Nymphette Bra ($170) feels like an underthing we'd wear to a New Orleans nightclub on a too hot Friday night. Thanks to sizzling electric blue lace and black French Chantilly lace overlay, this bra is pure luxury. And there's a bow to boot. Obviously, we have a sweetly delicate,... [More]


Real Simple Celebrations

Face it. It's easier to get your friends to come over for a party than to talk them into going out to dinner to drop $40 each to celebrate. So, it's time to start thinking smart about being the hostess with the mostest and get your party-planning act together. True,... [More]


White Blossom Glo-Canvas

The pristine flowers on the White Blossom Glo-Canvas ($366) have a special electricity powered photosynthesis that keeps the light in our life... or at least our living room. Illuminating low energy strip lights sit within a built in frame, and we dig the pseudo window feel.... [More]

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Knee Pad Capri

Forget the unfolding towels and shifting throws in yoga class, we want easy comfort. With Fila's Knee Pad Capri ($55) we can get down in the toughest floor work poses without thinking twice. Even the padded portions are stretchy and perfect for moving around, and they fit all heights. We... [More]


Sheer Hearts Tights

Did you have a pair of these when you were a little girl? Yeah, us too. Ours were white with purple hearts, so not quite as sexy as these Sheer Hearts Tights ($14), but these definitely bring back a fun style (and some memories).... [More]


Cook This, Not That! Kitchen Survival Guide

We all know how terrible the nutrition stats are at chain restaurants - lots of dishes clock in at over 1,200 calories, a huge chunk of your daily recommended allotment - but that doesn't change the fact that, say, an Outback Steakhouse Bloomin' Onion is really, really, seriously tasty. Save... [More]


Motel Gladys Dress

At first glance, this is just another black dress. The Motel Gladys Dress ($63) has three-quarter sleeves and a decorated neckline. Nothing special, right? Take another look and this time at the back of the dress. The funky gold rope detailing cascades down a deep v-line to reveal an unexpected... [More]


Linda & Harriett: Limited Edition Valentine Goody Bag

Looking for a last minute gift for your friends, co-workers, or loved one for this weekend's holiday? Grab a Linda & Harriett: Limited Edition Valentine Goody Bag ($26) that comes complete with a notepad, box of notecards, an L&H pencil, and even a reusable little heart bag (to keep in... [More]


Curls Like Us Curl Cloths

You may have heard that curly hair should never, ever be dried with traditional terrycloth or microfiber towels. Why? The rough texture and overly absorbent nature of these fabrics roughens the delicate curly hair shaft and dries it out. To preserve the natural shape and hold of your twirly locks,... [More]


Three Votive Mirror Set

Got a big space on your wall that needs filling? Running out of ideas or wall art that suits your personality? Try this Three Votive Mirror Set ($75) to add some sophisticated and stylish flair to any room. The three-piece set can be separated or hung together, but we prefer... [More]

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Bellissima Compact Mirrors

We can carry an entirely new gaggle of friends in our pockets with the Bellissima Compact Mirrors ($30). These embellished acrylic guys are secretive mirrors with a sliding front panel that reveals the mirror face. Choose from eight different designs; personally, we like the elephant and the horsey.... [More]

DKNY Sequined Georgette Bustier

DKNY Sequined Georgette Bustier

Plan your next night out, girls! The DKNY Sequined Georgette Bustier ($275) is a gorgeous piece to pair with your favorite skinny jeans or liquid leggings. It offers casually cool cocktail style with an 80's feel.... [More]


Lucy B Fresh Juice Lip Glosses

Bee-stung lips without the a) stinging and itching, or b) surgical injections of scary toxic chemicals? Sign us up! Lucy B Fresh Juice Lip Glosses ($18 each) promise a sultry pout without the ouch factor. Five exotic flower extracts naturally plump lips without damaging effects, but our favorite part is... [More]

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Rexford Mirror

We don't need frills and flounce for beautiful home decor, and the pine scale adorned Rexford Mirror ($Inquire) has extravagant natural flair. Without an ounce of pomp, this mirror references classic polish but has mother earth appeal. Bringing in a bit of the California forest into our homes sounds like... [More]


Love Shopping Card

Just in time for Valentine's Day! What better way to say it...if, of course, you have a sugar daddy. The Love Shopping Card ($5) is a two-color letterpress printed on 100% cotton paper. And best of all? The card reads: I LOVE YOU because you let me go shopping. It's... [More]


Express Flirty Bikini

You know we'd be flashing our butt at our boyfriends all the time if we owned this Flirty Mesh Bikini ($13). Having an ass that nice wouldn't hurt, either...... [More]


Arden B. Chambray Boyfriend Blazer

Although chambray and oversized mens' blazers may remind you (in a bad way) of mid-90's fashion, they're back, and better 'n ever. Kill two trends with one stone in Arden B.'s Chambray Boyfriend Blazer ($59) for a look that won't have people asking if you're a Blossom fan. The fit... [More]


V-Day Gifts: Mom and Dad

Valentine's Day: it strikes fear into the hearts of kids with crushes and married-fifty-years types alike. Why? It's just a day... Okay, a day fraught with overblown expectations and way too many stereotypes. That's why, this year, we're presenting gift ideas that will really mean something to the recipient and... [More]


Special Guest Post: Danae from Lovely Particulars: Abstract Mobile

Ladies and gents, our Guest Blogger dedicated to the finer things in life is back! Danae Kelly from Lovely Particulars "work[s] hard during the day to make sure people can walk around in shoes that are as good for their souls as they are for their feet" - She must've... [More]


Vitra Nelson Elephant Clock

Yeah, we know, this is the second elephant today. If we were going to overanalyze, we might say we overindulged at the Superbowl party, or that our work load is immense, or that we've been listening to too much Fleetwood Mac, but really, we just like elephants and we found... [More]


Siman Tu Heart Earrings

At first glance, Siman Tu Heart Earrings ($300) look like crystal-encrusted rococo dangles. But, on closer inspection, the loops are actually intertwined hearts... Aww. Now this is heart jewelry that we'd actually wear. See more heart earrings.... [More]


Fred Dust Bunny

This doesn't need a lot of explanation, friends. The Dust Bunny ($15) is just that - a bunny for dusting. A bit kitschy, yes, but anything that makes us smile while we clean is a welcome addition to our lives.... [More]


Celeb Style: Emily Blunt's Bold Accessory

Emily Blunt's latest film with Benicio Del Toro, The Wolfman, is a refreshing break from the lovey-dovey films making their way onto the big screen right around Valentine's Day. We appreciate a good scary flick, especially when on a date with a hunky boy toy, and can't wait to see... [More]


Elemis Soothing Apricot Toner

Apricot extract is a known skin-soothing agent, so if you have sensitive skin irritated by harsh winter weather, reach for Elemis Soothing Apricot Toner ($33) after you wash your face. It's designed to even skin tone and radiance, even on the delicate skin around the eyes, and you'll feel renewed... [More]


Diane Wide-Leg Pants

Grab a pair of Diane Wide-Leg Pants ($35) in this neutral color that's fitting for springtime! Khakis and floral prints will be shown off best with these trousers, not to mention the fact that your black items need a rest anyway. Don't think light colors are flattering for your bottom... [More]


Stella & Dot St. Tropez Cuff

It seems like if you're looking for wedding jewelry and don't want a string of pearls, you're relegated to dainty, petite pendants or bracelets. But what if you're a bride who normally goes for large, bold, statement-making jewelry? Sure, a braided leather cuff might not work for your wedding day,... [More]


Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang by Chelsea Handler

The sharp-tongued late night host of Chelsea Lately has done it again. Coming off the success of her previous books, Chelsea Handler is aiming to shock and awe us with yet another assault of wit and sarcasm. Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang by Chelsea Handler ($14) discusses the usual range of... [More]

Eat Sign

Eat Sign

Welcome friends and family into your cucina with the Eat Sign ($49)! This vibrant sign will make a statement in even the smallest kitchens plus it will let everyone know your priorities! Mangia mi amici!... [More]

MMM Blue Jumpsuit

MMM Blue Jumpsuit

Fabulous color and style! The MMM Blue Jumpsuit ($92) is one of the cutest jumpsuits or rompers we've seen yet. It has a great woven criss cross detail at the back with a convenient button front. The royal blue color is gorgeous and flattering on everyone. And not to mention... [More]


Marico Furla Eco Friendly Tote

In the fall of 2007, Furla launched their Talent Hub project, designed to support promising young designers and give them an opportunity to design for the world-renowned brand. Sisters Alice & Lisa Ferrari comprise the Talent Hub design team of Marico, whose eco-friendly bags were inspired by Japanese textiles. Regularly... [More]


Iomoi Les Squirrels Stationery

The art of written correspondence may be falling by the wayside, but that doesn't mean your mama didn't raise you right - thank you notes are still a must. Grab this Les Squirrels Stationery ($25) and start penning those notes to thank your suitors for the Valentine's Day gifts you're... [More]


Tarte Natural Lip Stain with LipSurgence Technology

Finally, finally, finally, Tarte came out with a companion lip stain to their famous cheek stains. New Tarte Natural LipStain with LipSurgence Technology ($24) comes in six sheer, stained-glass hues, and in a handy crayon-style applicator to boot. The "LipSurgence" is a high-performance natural formula that actually increases the moisture... [More]


ThomasPaul Puffer Pouch

Positively poifect for quick errands, this ThomasPaul's Puffer Pouch ($20) will make you smile every time you use it. Just big enough for the essentials & featuring a cheery yellow wrist strap, you'll be amused at the sight of the Audubon-style puffer fish print. Made from heavyweight linen. See more... [More]

L.A.M.B. Vail Platform Pumps

L.A.M.B. Vail Platform Pumps

Mules and clogs will be a huge trend this why not put your best foot forward in a pair of ultra cool, stylish clogs that even Gwen would sport! The L.A.M.B. Vail Platform Pumps ($299) are beautiful and bold....and will definitely make a statement even with jeans and a... [More]


Dwell Blossom Elephant

Let your little one snuggle up to the sweetest elephant we've ever seen. No poky tusks or leathery skin will rub your babe the wrong way on this Blossom Elephant ($32). Plus, this pink and brown floral pattern matches your nursery much better than dusty grey, don't you think?... [More]


Spiegel Signature Collection Colorblock Jersey Dress

This is the perfect dress for any shape, any age, and any special occasion spent in the sun. The sophisticated fit of the frock makes us feel like a woman, and not in that uncomfortable and dressed up kinda way. An instant confidence booster, this Spiegel Signature Collection Colorblock Jersey... [More]


Seda France Classic Toile Pagoda Box Candles

With a 60+ hour burn time and lush, evocative scents, Seda France Classic Toile Pagoda Box Candles ($32 each) are a quick & easy gift for any occasion, seeing as how they come pre-wrapped in adorable tasseled toile pagoda boxes. Of course, you may end up buying some for yourself... [More]


Suzanne Kalen White Topaz with Diamond Center Earrings

These stunning earrings feature white topaz circles and a small diamond center stone in 18K white gold. Forget studs for a while and opt for a pair like these that'll dangle and catch the light! A pair of Suzanne Kalen White Topaz with Diamond Center Earrings ($715) are one of... [More]

Be Hippie Dress

Be Hippie Dress

Peace and love dude! The Be Hippie Dress ($54) is a fabulous tie-dye print and amazing maxi dress silhouette. We promise you will be the prettiest thing in and out of the water. It can be worn as a cover-up over your fave bathing suit or as a casual dress... [More]


Alice in Wonderland Set of Coasters

In honor of Tim Burton's upcoming flick, Alice in Wonderland, these Alice Coasters ($4) feature four beautiful printed scenes with our dear old friends. The white rabbit, Alice, the tea soirée, and the deck of cards scenes are all portrayed in delicate illustrations on durable card stock that can withstand... [More]

Orange Blossom & Jasmine Eau de Parfum

Orange Blossom & Jasmine Eau de Parfum

Super sweet! Henri Bendel has concocted a bunch of fabulous new fragrances! And we love the sweet smell of the Orange Blossom & Jasmine Eau de Parfum ($65). It is a fun scent that will help you light up a room even on dreary days. It's a sunny combination of... [More]

Cynthia Rowley Cashmere Cut-Out Sweater

Cynthia Rowley Cashmere Cut-Out Sweater

The Cynthia Rowley Cashmere Cut-Out Sweater ($330) is such a great novelty sweater to add to any wardrobe! It is 100% cashmere so it's super warm and cozy yet it is super stylish and sexy. It looks fab with skinny jeans and boots as well as shorts and sandals. Needless... [More]


Bra Saver

Are you a bra hand-washer or do you just toss them into the regular cycle with the rest of your clothes? We admit to the latter, but have noticed that our brassieres are drastically torn and tattered after each wash. Bra Saver ($16) to the rescue! This garment bag will... [More]


Serpent's Kiss Necklace

Subtlety isn't one of costume designer Patricia Fields' fortes. She's well-known for her innate ability to mix and match items that you'd never expect to work together so seamlessly. Her Serpent's Kiss Necklace ($345) seems a bit daunting to wear, but we know that Patricia would tell us to toss... [More]

Laundry Ruffled Dress

Laundry Ruffled Dress

Salsa the night away in this incredible Laundry Ruffled Dress ($245)! The strapless silhouette is to die for and the rolling ruffles rock. Plus the chiffon swingy skirt will show off your svelte legs. And not to mention the color combination of black, creme and red is marvelous.... [More]


Hanii Y Short Trench Coat

Don't like the idea of wearing so much fabric on those rainy days? You can cover up and keep warm in this Hanii Y Short Trench Coat ($425) without feeling bogged down by oodles of cloth. Other trench coats are usually hip-length or longer which can be such a pain... [More]


Cocobohème Chalkboard Wall Stickers

Cocobohème's Chalkboard Wall Stickers ($28 each) are like the child of chalkboards and dorm room dry-erase boards, all grown up. Available in heart, bull, penguin, turtle, butterfly, dog, cat, or frog shapes, they're fun ways to bring both décor and function into any room - who wouldn't want to write... [More]


V-Day Gifts: Hipster/DIY Girl

Valentine's Day: it strikes fear into the hearts of kids with crushes and married-fifty-years types alike. Why? It's just a day... Okay, a day fraught with overblown expectations and way too many stereotypes. That's why, this year, we're presenting gift ideas that will really mean something to the recipient and... [More]


Sales & Steals: 2/5/10

This week's Sales & Steals is all about the fashion, so take a look through your closet & see if there are any missing spaces that need to be filled in. *wink* As always, we hope you have a fabulous weekend!! Betsey Johnson - Knock 25% off prices sitewide with... [More]


Special Guest Post by Snarkaholic: Ultimate Sweet Victory Chili + The Game Plate = Match Made in Heaven

Everyone say a warm welcome to today's guest poster, Janet at Snarkaholic! She blogs, often irreverently, about life in Los Angeles from the point of a non-native, non-celebrity-chaser. But this weekend, it's the Super Bowl, so you KNOW she had to write about food! I'm a chili-aholic, and the Super... [More]


Corinne Bailey Rae: The Sea

After the smash success of her eponymous debut album ("Put Your Records On" was everywhere in 2006), Corinne Bailey Rae just... disappeared. Why? Sadly, her husband passed away unexpectedly, and she retreated for awhile to grieve and write new music. Her newest record, The Sea, ($13) is a hauntingly beautiful,... [More]

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Kiki de Montparnasse Massage Oil and Candle

Kiki de Montparnasse has a way of making sensuous products that blow us away, and her Massage Oil ($50) and Massage Candle ($65) are new titillating fronts in the beauty-turned-erotic sector. Both are from the same bonafide body-friendly aphrodisiac formula infused with nurturing soy, hemp, and Vitamin E. Now we... [More]


Bethany Heel

The Bethany Heel ($33) is a heel with superpowers. This pump seems unbearable, but we were shocked when we went a solid nine hours at work without a blister or even a complaint. Maybe it's the caged-in front or the platform incline that makes these babies office-proof. Whatever it is,... [More]

Pearl and Tulle Necklace

Pearl and Tulle Necklace

The Pearl and Tulle Necklace ($65) is a fresh and fun way to wear pearls! This unique pearl necklace has beautiful black tulle bow accents and a delicate grosgrain necklace. So unique and'll be charmed!... [More]


Doma Leather Dirty Wash Zip Bomber

Much like any leather coat, this Doma Leather Dirty Wash Zip Bomber ($697) is an edgy all-weather jacket. The washed leather gives this jacket a vintage feel, which we can never get enough of. The knit bottom helps to fight against the winter elements while still giving off a rock'n'roll... [More]


John Masters Organics Dogpoo

Your poochie-woochie-kins' coat deserves the same care you bestow on your own mane, especially when you think about all the stuff he rolls around in... Gack! Give Fido a bath with John Masters Organics Eucalyptus & Tea Tree Dogpoo ($20). It'll not only scrub away the dirt, but help repel... [More]


Marimekko Coasters

Coasters add a bit of character to our drab coffee table, so we're always searching for ones that have some style. These Marimekko Unikko Coasters ($13 for 6) add instant cheer with their bright color and make us smile every time we lift our glass. Then again, it could be... [More]


Gisele Peche Flower Top

See, the great thing about clothes like a Gisele Peche Flower Top ($57) is they eliminate the need for wrestling with accessory choices. The tulle mesh flowers adorning the bodice serve the purpose of a statement necklace, and the fluttery sleeves, vee neck & slightly shimmery, glowing peach are infinitely... [More]

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Love Story Documentary

This isn't the Love Story made famous by Ryan O'Neal and Ali MacGraw - This psychedelic-infused funk rock story is way cooler than that silly tearjerker. The Love Story Documentary ($34) exposes the behind-the-scenes lives of the five members of Love, an eclectic American rock group from the late 1960s... [More]

Pineapple Slice Tool

Pineapple Slice Tool

Do you love fresh pineapples, but hate to slice them up? Well we found the perfect gadget for you! The Pineapple Slice Tool ($21.99) is awesome! This heavy-duty stainless steel tube blade and tube will peel, core, and slice a pineapple in less than a minute, plus it produces evenly... [More]


Celeb Style: America Ferrera at Sundance

This Ugly Betty is anything but ugly! Looking as elegant as ever, America Ferrera livens up the red carpet at Sundance with her beauty and big smile. This real woman not only has curves, but a gorgeous face and successful career to boot! Despite recent reports that Ugly Betty was... [More]


Kérastase Bain Age Recharge Shampoo

When we found out our favorite country homegirl, P-Dubs, was a fan of Kérastase Bain Age Recharge Shampoo ($34), we knew were among good company in recommending it to y'all. True, $34 for shampoo is a little "Eeep!"-inducing, but after continued use, you may find strangers coming up to you... [More]


Mason Cobalt Raglan Silk Chiffon Dress

Say hello to this magnificent Mason Cobalt Raglan Silk Chiffon Dress ($322). The price seems a bit steep for such a, how do we say this delicately, simple dress. We will give credit where credit is due, however, and that lies within the deliciousness of the fabric. The silk chiffon... [More]


Happy World Nutella Day! VillaWare V5225 Crepe Maker

To bowdlerize a famous quote, "Nutella is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy." Yes, folks, today, February 5th, 2010, is the fourth annual World Nutella Day! That creamy, oozy, chocolate hazelnut spread has gotten the OB staff through more than one outbreak of PMS .... [More]


Arpege by Lanvin: Past and Present

The contemporary Arpege by Lanvin ($31) still references its mother scent in the 1920s graphics, and its scent is as gorgeous as its packaging. With high powdery floral notes doused with honeysuckle, jasmine, roses and orange blossoms, and lower accents of vanilla and sandalwood, its recommended use is romantic. It... [More]


Long Cotton Knit Sweater

They call this a sweater, but we see it as more of a winter dress. The demure empire-waist works well for any event and keeps you feeling classically stylish no matter what trends are in style. The satin hems and detailing provide a fancier look on this daytime dress. Grab... [More]


Lauren Merkin Jewelry Case

Want to get something for a girl who's always on the go? This sweet Lauren Merkin Jewelry Case ($85) is just big enough to hold the necessary jewelry without taking up extra space in a suitcase or carry on, and with the range of colors it's available in, you're sure... [More]


Vintage Camera

We'd love to have this Vintage Camera ($195) on display in our home. What a cool curio to rest on a shelf! (And what a relief to not have to scour thirty different thrift stores to find it!)... [More]

Sequin Heart Tee

Sequin Heart Tee

So Valentine's Day is officially almost upon us! If you love to love on this epic day, you're going to adore the Sequin Heart Tee ($32) from Armani Exchange. This fun little tee is a stylish boyfriend cut 100% pima cotton tee so it's slightly longer, easier to wear and... [More]

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Eel Skin Ruched Coin Purse

We prefer to collect our loose change and sentimental lint fuzzies in containers we won't grow tired of, and the bright teal Eel Skin Ruched Coin Purse ($40) fits the bill. The ruching here is rougher than we're used to seeing, and it highlights the delicate surface of the eel... [More]


Preen Flash Dress

Preen is known for their unusually-draped cocktail dresses that both intrigue the eye and flatter the figure. No one's nailed down the art of draping quite like the British label. Their folds, pleats, and hemlines have the world taking notice with every runway show they produce. A Preen Flash Dress... [More]


Dior Lace Face Highlighting Powder

It's impossible not to be smitten with Dior's spring 2010 makeup collection, Dior Lace. Soft, universally flattering hues of palest pink, grey, plum, and pearl, all in lace-embossed compacts and tubes fit to make any beautista swoon? Hello, lover. The Dior Lace Face Highlighting Powder ($55) is our favorite, simply... [More]


Love Lace Necklace

Looming in the near future is the holiday that every single woman dreads. We are right there with you, but who says that all gifts have to come from your beloved? We decided this year that we would treat ourselves in an effort to not feel so blue on the... [More]


V-Day Gifts: The Shy Girl

Valentine's Day: it strikes fear into the hearts of kids with crushes and married-fifty-years types alike. Why? It's just a day... Okay, a day fraught with overblown expectations and way too many stereotypes. That's why, this year, we're presenting gift ideas that will really mean something to the recipient and... [More]


Special Guest Post by Everybody Loves Coupons: Hotels Encourage Valentine's Day Getaways

Time to git yr learnin on! Everybody Loves Coupons, of fame, is a blog about, what else, coupons: how to use 'em, where to get 'em, and saving serious cash with 'em. But lurking inside this unassuming blog are some surprisingly well-researched and interesting articles about the economy, seasonal... [More]


Agraria Tasselaire

If you're fearful of burning down your apartment, or if you live somewhere you can't light candles (hey there, dorm-dwellers!), there's still an elegant solution to keeping your space smelling fresh. Agraria TasselAire ($40) is a perfumed tassel you can hang virtually anywhere, and is so much more attractive than... [More]


Celeb Style: Kerry Washington at Sundance

The always-lovely Kerry Washington was too cold to take off her fabulous blue puffer coat when she made it inside the Sundance Film Festival. We don't blame her after looking at the frigid temperatures that were slated for Park City! The bright blue color is a refreshing break from the... [More]


JGoods™ Sneaker Customization Kit

Granted, the finished examples shown are neither hip nor attractive, the JGoods™ Sneaker Customization Kit ($45) would still make a thoughtful gift for our urban oriented hubby. There are qualifications for this V-Day gift, of course; the lucky recipient must love sneakers and must be artistically inclined. Our dude can... [More]


Blended Wool Cardigan

The interesting gradient pattern on this Blended Wool Cardigan ($90) helps make this sweater look different from the rest of the competition. The striped teals in varying shades add instant pizazz to our outfits and are exquisite against our skin tone (even if it is a little drab right now).... [More]


Culture Club: Art Breaker Paperweight

Ok, the Art Breaker Paperweight ($65) seems like a hideous excuse for play on words at first, but when we see how it spins and can be rearranged in any way we want, we're turned on. All paperweights should do something rather than just sit there, in our opinion, and... [More]


Evriholder Avocado Preserver

Another one for the "Had we thought of this, we'd be rich by now" files, the Evriholder Products Avocado Preserver ($4) is just plain genius. Place a cut avocado pit side-down into the little nest & hold it in place with the adjustable strap to preserve your 'cado & keep... [More]


Kova & T Lila Strapless Dress

This dress certainly puts the bust in bustier. The half-leather, half-jersey dress is foxy with a capital F. No one will doubt your infinite confidence in this number, despite how tight the bodice is sucking your ribcage in. Sometimes pain is beauty, is it not? The Kova & T Lila... [More]

Sweater Cape

Sweater Cape

Wouldn't you love to come home from work and throw this fabulously comfy looking Sweater Cape ($69) on over your favorite tank or tee? Well we would! This sweater cape exudes comfort and style with a drawstring hood and roomy, three-quarter sleeves.... [More]


Sprayology Party Time

Our normal cure for a hangover is sleep and Gatorade, but we're always up for trying something new to ease away the unpleasant aftereffects of overindulging. Sprayology makes homeopathic vitamin sprays designed to relive various symptoms and Party Time ($20) is filled with ingredients to battle your hangover. A few... [More]

Heartbreaker Tank

Heartbreaker Tank

Well duh...don't we all? And next question how could you not? The Heartbreaker Tank ($12) is the perfect gift for any girlfriend of ours that may be a tad bit boy crazy....but it's all good!... [More]

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Sending Love Necklace

With a brass plate reading "I Love You" inside its tiny envelope, the Sending Love Necklace ($36) is so sweet it makes us gag a little, but we can't deny its dainty loveliness. The cherry blossom ornament gives a nice touch of color, and the sparrow provides trend relevance for... [More]


Sunshine Swag

We're not seeing enough sunlight these winter days, so bright colors are helping cheer us up. This Sunshine Swag Sewn Paper Garland ($13) would be great to hang along our closet, in the kitchen, or even above our desk for some pops of mood-lifting color. Maybe we'll even throw an... [More]

Freddy Studded Lace-Ups

Doubtblush: Freddy Studded Lace-Ups

You may have noticed that we're hardly perpetual rays of sunshine around here, but even so, we seem to spend a lot of our time enthusing about one gewgaw or another. Doubtblush exists to make it clear that we do not, in fact, like everything. Some things are better off... [More]


h.i.p. Bird Tee

If you were to pick up this h.i.p. Bird Tee ($26) it would quickly become one of your favorite things. The cotton is super soft, the neckline looks good on anyone, and it's the perfect length - falling right below the hips. The whimsical print would be a smart way... [More]


Sequin Shoulder Sweater

Street Chic London's Sequin Shoulder Sweater ($91) is the perfect piece to spice up these dreary winter days. The sequins covering the shoulder & upper back of the sweater mix disco glam with a little epaulet-inspired military style. We love it dolled up with a wiggle skirt & heels, or... [More]


Baby Boot Camp: The New Mom's 9-Minute Fitness Solution

With all the Us Weekly, Life & Style, and Ok! covers out there proclaiming that Kourtney and Angie et. al lost their pregnancy weight in .08884 seconds flat after delivery, it can be hard to feel sexy and "you" again after you give birth. (PS - let us remind you... [More]


Victorian Foxtail with Rhinestones

Made Her Think always makes show-quality pieces that leave you scratching your head while falling in love at the same time. We picked this Victorian Foxtail with Rhinestones ($345) bracelet because it's one of their more wearable items. Easy to toss on with your current bangles, the mix of Swarovski... [More]

Valentino Fleurs Couture Tote

Valentino Fleurs Couture Tote

The Valentino Fleurs Couture Tote ($2,690) reminds us of how much we can't wait for Spring to roll around. This breathtaking leather tote has lush, multicolored flowers sporadically placed throughout. It also has a removable shoulder strap and magnetic snap closure. And best of all, it's made in Italy so... [More]


Kodak Slice

Whether or not you're lusting after an iPad, there's no denying, touchscreens are where it's at. In March, the Kodak Slice ($350) will launch, and we're pretty excited to see a camera with such a large display and touch screen controls. This camera has image stabilization, face recognition, video capabilities,... [More]


Too Faced Fun in the Dark Palette

Quickies are tons of fun... why can't quickie makeup be just as invigorating? Snap up a limited edition Too Faced Fun in the Dark Palette ($33) and get the look of a woman who's just been deliciously had. Includes 4 eye shadows, 2 lip colors, bronzer, and brightening blush, in... [More]


Pedro Garcia Patty-L Heels

We think these Pedro Garcia Patty-L Heels ($244) are the perfect heels for all those Birkenstock lovers out there. Their cork insoles make for a comfortable and cushioned stroll and the black suede straps keep your feet locked in. You may be towering over your granola friends, but odds are... [More]


Menagerie Bottle Stoppers

Jonathan Adler Menagerie Bottle Stoppers ($18 each) are just the thing to cork up your chardonnay or Evian. Made of fired stoneware with a white glaze and available in squirrel, fish, elephant, (our fave) or bird. See more bottle stoppers.... [More]


Rock & Candy Chaingang Sneakers

Let your inner grunge girl out of the cage with a pair of these Rock & Candy Chaingang Sneakers ($85). Their converse-like appearance is deceiving but when you toss on some chains, studs, and straps, these are a whole new look! Great with a pair of black skinny jeans, these... [More]

Spanx Bandeau One Piece

Spanx Bandeau One Piece

Ummm.....Wow is what we're all thinking! And hallelujah! This could be the beginning of a new you. The Spanx Bandeau One Piece ($178) is a stunning beautiful bandeau-style suit. The flirty ruffles are playful, girly and stylish plus the suit is soo functional. It has a breathable mesh compression liner,... [More]


V-Day Gifts: The Party Girl / Drama Queen

Valentine's Day: it strikes fear into the hearts of kids with crushes and married-fifty-years types alike. Why? It's just a day... Okay, a day fraught with overblown expectations and way too many stereotypes. That's why, this year, we're presenting gift ideas that will really mean something to the recipient and... [More]


Special Guest Post by Kelly from Purple Lemon Designs: You're Sweet as Pie Boxed Note Cards

Kelly Rinehart, principal designer for the adorable stationery company, Purple Lemon Designs is back on the Guest Blogging band wagon. Her blog, Within Purple Lemon Designs, is a collection of everything design-related and also a peek into the design world of Kelly, the lady. Peruse her entire Etsy shop: Purple... [More]


Personal Shopper: Valentine's Gifts for the New Mom in @RandomTweeting's Life

@RandomTweeting sent us a tweet asking for Valentine's Day gifts for new moms... Aww! If anyone could use a nice gift, it's mommies, so we're happy to oblige. A SpaFinder gift certificate ($50 and up) can be used at over 5,000 participating spas nationwide on anything from hot stone massages... [More]


7 Ways to Say I Love You

Alright guys, here's another gift idea for you. It's a bit spendy, but one of those rare gifts that both you and your lady will enjoy. 7 Ways to Say I Love You ($123) is a set of seven scrumptious silky boy shorts, each embroidered with "I love you" in... [More]


Amazing Seven Blush

Fake a post-coitus flush with Amazing Seven Blush, ($22) and have the world wondering just what you've been up to. This silky, soft, finely milled powder offers a mousse-like finish that melts into skin for a totally believable glow. Choose from three shimmer shades (Cinnamon Spice, In the Buff &... [More]


Dancing Queen Pants

We've all been there - you're standing in front of your closet naked and frustrated, clothes strewn about you on the floor and across the bed. You have a place to go and need to get all dressed up. Maybe you're going out with the girls for an evening of... [More]


Dean & Deluca Heart Smores

S'mores are a lot of work. S'mores are even more work if you try and make them in cute shapes (this is the voice of experience here, listen up!). Save yourself the time, energy and frustration of having to wash marshmallow out of your hair and go with Dean &... [More]


Cylk Bamboo Shapewear

Shapewear can be great - it can smooth out those wee ripples or squidgy spots we're less than thrilled about. But there is a downside - materials high in spandex don't breathe so well and after a long night swathed in a body stocking tighter than 80's era control top... [More]


Celeb Style: Katie Holmes at Sundance

Even Katie Holmes, who generally resides in Los Angeles, knows how to accessorize in the wintertime! The Ohio-born media darling donned an adorably matching scarf and hat when she made an appearance at Sundance this year. Normally going for a more high-fashion look, Katie toned it down in daytime items... [More]


Juicy Couture Croc Embossed Day Dreamer

Now here's a satchel with our name on it. Okay fine, you got us, the only name on this lovely handbag is Juicy Couture. While we rarely like our belongings to boast too much of a brand label, this will do just fine. The Juicy Couture Croc Embossed Day Dreamer... [More]


Michael Aram Lemon Pitcher

Ok, ok, we don't need this Michael Aram Gold Lemon Pitcher ($275), and at that price, we're definitely not going to buy one (unlike other things we don't need but still buy), but what a fab design! Wouldn't it be great to fill with lemonade...or, better yet, lemon drops! Is... [More]


Sweet Butter Sugared Rose Tinted Lip Balm

Soothing lip balm is the ultimate necessity in these frigid months. Your lips need all the moisture they can get in order to avoid crackly, flaky skin. Nothing's attractive about dry lips, which is why we've been layering ours with Sweet Butter Sugared Rose Tinted Lip Balm ($8) at every... [More]

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Cherry Blossom Tunic

Check out the completely fabulous print on the Cherry Blossom Tunic ($55). It's got a great sheen and glamorous movement - the flowy satin charmeuse is our own personal contemporary fashion kimono. Heck, if we wear it all by itself, as shown, it might make a loose fitting alternative to... [More]

Tory Burch Jakey Flat

Tory Burch Jakey Flat

The Tory Burch Jakey Flat ($275) is a must-have for every fashionista this season. This fabulous luggage colored sandal will look oh so boho chic with all of your flirty skirts and boyfriend denim shorts.... [More]


Breaking Up Is Hard To Do Tee

A Breaking Up Is Hard To Do tee ($18) would be an awesome anti-Valentine's Day statement for you cynics out there. Who knows? You might run into a cute guy wearing the same shirt, and strike up a conversation, and then head out for coffee, and then... well, whaddaya know?... [More]


Hope for Haiti Now

We're dedicated to filling our music collection with good tunes, and we're all about spending money for a worthy cause, so of course we picked up Hope for Haiti Now ($8). With 20 different songs from artists ranging from Beyoncé to Neil Young, it's well worth your dough, 100% of... [More]


Baggino Designer Learner's Bibs

Babies are messy eaters, it's (adorable, but) true. To save their clothes, and your sanity, invest in a few Baggino Designer Learner's Bibs ($15). These long-sleeved, extra-extra-long bibs come in all sorts of cute designs and promise to catch the mess for you - well, at least some of it.... [More]


Bolero Cardigan

Normally we'd put fluttery boleros in the Doubtblush files, but this one rubs us the right way. The Dolman sleeves and folded front make for a perfect grab-and-go cardigan. Just what your boho-lovin' self could ever ask for, a Bolero Cardigan ($50) that you can toss on, wrinkles and all.... [More]


Living Proof Full Thickening Cream

The Living Proof line of hair styling products is beloved by beautistas everywhere, because, well, plain and simple, this shit works. We don't know how, and frankly don't care, because our locks have never looked better. Their latest creation, Living Proof Full Thickening Cream ($24) promises to boost and lift... [More]


Urja Vibrator

So hear us out. Not all of us have a Valentine, but we don't need anyone to put a name to our hidden desire: we present you with the Urja Vibrator ($125). Oh dang, this battery powered rechargeable orb insert has five speeds of pleasure controlled by an external controller.... [More]

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Lacy Western Delight Vest

Topping a flirty dress with the wonderfully detailed Lacy Western Delight Vest ($47) would be a winning look on date night. This frontier inspired denim has lovely feminine touches that make this piece exceptional. Vintage looking buttons secure a sage front, lace dresses up the view from the back, and... [More]


Botkier James Clutch

Made from washed lambskin leather, this outstanding bag takes the cake. Any other clutch besides the Botkier James Clutch ($275) wouldn't dare taste (or look) as sweet. After seeing it on a screen and in person, we can attest to the fact that the zig-zag stitching and stunning baby blue... [More]


Biotin Vitamins

Biotin ($12) is often bandied about as a metabolism booster. We can't speak to its ability to burn carbs at lightning speed, but it does do wonders for your hair, skin, and nails. The B-vitamin complex adds luster to your hair, keeps your skin healthy, and makes those nails strong... [More]


Fisherman's Cardigan

This chunky v-neck cardigan is a nautical dream! Plop yourself on a boat, in the glaring hours of dawn, and bundle yourself up in a Fisherman's Cardigan ($117). Aptly titled, the sweater comes in navy with partial horizontal stripes. The cotton-wool blend keeps all the cold out and holds all... [More]