Monthly Archives: April 2010

Shortcut to Fabulous Candles, Gifts and Home Decor

orange and pear-logo-RGB-2-1Who: Descendant of artist grandparents, Jennifer Hassell, created an online store that reflects her artsy roots.

What: A fun website full of great candles, gift products, decorative objects, unique baby gifts, accessories and more.

When: Whenever you need a unique gift for yourself or someone else!


Why: Because a girl’s gotta have an arsenal of online resources for great gift items! Oh and we have a special treat for our readers…10% off for our readers with the following code: fabulous. Offer expires 5/15/2010.

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Shortcut to Fabulous Straw Totes

It is time to ring in spring and summer and what better way to pay homage to the fun and sun than with a straw tote. We found a few that are sure to carry you from the beach to the ice cream parlor and all for under $100.

So, get out your oversized sunglasses, sunscreen and one of these totes to enjoy this shortcut to fabulous summer fun!

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Miami Monday…Shortcut to Fabulous Miami Mother’s Day

mother'sMother’s Day is right around the corner, Sunday, May 9, 2010. If you are lucky enough to be in Miami with your Mama on mother’s day here are some things we think would be a fabulous way to celebrate the day:

  • Check out Mother’s Day specials at restaurants around Miami by clicking here.
  • Brunch at our favorite spots are The Biltmore in Coral Gables and Morgans in the Design District.
  • Treat your mom to a Spa day at our favorite Spa located in the design district, Emena Spa. You can get a facial,massage,reflexology, pedi and mani for $220!! What an amazing mother’s day special
  • Reserve a spot at the annual Mother’s Day Brunch or Afternoon tea at Fairchild Tropical Gardens by clicking here. (Brunch is $49 per person from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM; ¬†Tea is $27 per person and begins at 3:00 pm at the Jean DuPont Shehan Visitor Center Ballroom)
  • Reserve a spot at the decadent $70 per person brunch at Deering Estate by clicking here.

So, find a way to make mom feel special and enjoy this shortcut to fabulous mother’s day plans!

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Shortcut to Fabulous Shoes

santanaFriday, April 30th, a sample sale website aptly named, the Sample Sale will have Carlos Santana shoes on sale at 12 noon. If you have never tired on a pair of Carlos Santana shoes, here’s your shot. The rockers shoe line is full of fun, edgy, well-made and sexy shoes. ¬†Click here to join and get access to the sale.

So, take the plunge and become a member of The Sample sale and check out this shortcut to fabulous feminine heels this Friday!

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Shortcut to Fabulous Designer Duds at Target…check out entire Zac Posen collection due in stores April 25th

When a big name designer collaborates with Target, the line almost always sells out immediately. I can’t tell you the number of times I have trekked to Target only to be disappointed with the new designer line. Well, New York Magazine has the entire Zac Posen line for target with prices! Click here to check it out. If you see something you fancy, get your rear in gear and get to Target first thing tomorrow morning. You could try to buy online, but if you are a smaller size be warned, these pieces will sell out F-A-S-T online.

So, poise and pose yourself for the Zac Posen line at Target and enjoy this shortcut to a fabulous fashion preview!

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Shortcut to Fabulous Fun Rainbow of Trench Coats

A punch of color in a trench coat is a great way to add some pep in your step. Khaki is usually the color of choice for many women when choosing a trench coat because “it goes with everything.” Don’t be afraid of a little color in your trench coat. You will be surprised at how many outfit options you will create by having a trench in a fun punchy color. Here are a few trenches we found that will be fun and full of color for spring!

So, break out of the khaki trench mold, add some color to your life and enjoy this shortcut to fabulous spring trench coats.

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Shortcut to Fabulous Travel Friendly Toiletries

Who: Co-workers, friends and frequent travel partners, Kate and Alexi.

What: Your favorite brands in convenient, airline, TSA-friendly 3 Fluid oz. packages.

When: Before a vacay!


Why: Because you should get to bring your favorite products with you when you travel!

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