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VICTOR & ROLF Haute Couture Designers look at fashion as an experience, an aura. This post contains affiliate links and if you make a purchase from the link, I will receive a commission. The incorporation of fragrance is a natural addition to the fashion experience. The creation of FLOWERBOMB is the marriage between Haute Couture […]

CHANCE Eau Tendre Ta...

Chanel Chance Eau Tendre Eau de Parfum

CHANCE Eau Tendre Take a New Chance     CHANEL CHANCE Eau Tendre Take a New Chance, the newest addition to the CHANCE family, Eau Tendre Eau de Parfum.   This fruity floral fragrance dazzles with a Jasmine Absolute and Rose Essence Heart.   A new interpretation of the unexpected fruity-floral fragance, CHANCE is a […]


GABRIELLE CHANEL Rebel at Heart GABRIELLE CHANEL Rebel at Heart, a luminous floral fragrance inspired by Gabrielle before the world fell in love with her fashion and lifestyle. This purely feminine fragrance, an imaginary flower is radiant, sparkling; the Chanel blossom. The bouquet of white flowers: exotic Jasmine; fruity green Ylang-Ylang; Sparkling Orange Blossom and […]

Jason Wu Eau de Parf...

Jason Wu Eau de Parfum Extravagant Floral More than just a fragrance created around the rare Jasmin, Jason Wu Eau de Parfum Extravagant Floral includes sensual woods to round out the scent. Jasmin Sambac transports Jason back to his childhood in Taiwan where he would pick from his neighbors wall of jasmin. The fragrance embodies […]

Gucci Bloom Eau de P...

Gucci Bloom Eau de Parfum Fragrance EXCLUSIVELY AT SAKS FIFTH AVENUE Designed to celebrate the authenticity, vitality and diversity of women—flourishing in a natural, expressive and individual way. The fragrance unfolds like its name, capturing the rich scent of a thriving garden filled with an abundance of flowers. Tuberose and jasmine combine with Rangoon Creeper—a […]

Yves Saint Laurent S...

Yves Saint Laurent Shock Collection

    Yves Saint Laurent Shock Collection   Experience Yves Saint Laurent Shock Collection combining fragrance and beauty in a bold, powerful and sexy signature scent and look. Introducing new products that deliver glossed, smoked eyes that smolder with sensuality.   Yves Saint Laurent Black Opium Floral Shock, $115 A fresh and invigorating, Black Opium […]

CHANEL Parfum Floral...

    CHANEL Parfum Floral Elegant Scent or fragrance evokes emotions depending on your experience. When given as a gift, is romantic and personal. There are many levels of fragrance from Eau de Toilette to Perfume. The main differences are percentage of pure fragrance and packaging with Perfumes at the highest level of concentration. Put in a luxe […]

Opium Yves Saint Lau...

    Opium Yves Saint Laurent Controversial     Originally perfumers were the most important people to know in the perfume universe. They controlled all aspects of the industry through to the early 20th century. In the 1920’s a revolution of sorts began as fashion designers started to introduce their own scents, most notably Chanel No 5 in […]

Black Opium Sparkle ...

  Yves Saint Laurent Black Opium Sparkle Clash Limited Edition    EXCLUSIVELY AT BLOOMINGDALES Yves Saint Laurent Black Opium Sparkle Clash Edition, $135 Voluptuous, Feminine, Addictive Black Opium Sparkle Clash Edition, a new facet of  the Black Opium Eau de Toilette. Sensual and luminous, gives addiction a touch of brightness with a fusion of green coffee, green pear and white flowers makes […]

No 5 Femininity, Lux...


    No 5 Femininity, Luxury, Now, Forever       This family begins in Paris with No 5 Femininity, Luxury, Now, Forever. Launched in 1921 for the modern woman – she was the flapper, independent and liberated. She truly represented women in the 1920’s.     CHANEL No 5 is known the world over, […]

Black Opium Swarovsk...

YvesSaintLaurent Black Opium Swarovski Limited Edition

      Black Opium Swarovski Limited Edition             Black Opium Swarovski Limited Edition – 2015 Best New Female Fragrance, Allure Best of Beauty Award Winner       Black Opium Sparkle Edition – EXCLUSIVELY AT SAKS FIFTH AVENUE –  layered with over 2,000 Swarovski crystals.     Glam rock […]

TOM FORD Fragrances

TOM FORD Fragrances Sensual and Original

  TOM FORD Fragrances   Sensual, Original, Intricate, Extravagant, Multi-Dimensional, Complex, Exotic, Sexual and Luxurious encompass TOM FORD Fragrances.     As a fragrance lover, my opinions formed from the non-commercial success of other fragrances developed by the designer.         This is a clear example of judging a book by its cover […]

Bloomingdales Beauty...


Bloomingdales Beauty Treats Event     In conjunction with Friends and Family, take advantage of the Bloomingdales Beauty Treats Event with samples, gifts and savings from participating beauty brands. The event is online and in store until 10/10.    Lancome Gift with any $75 Lancome Purchase   Choose from the latest technology in skincare, fall […]

Saks Fifth Avenue Fr...

Saks Fifth Avenue Friends Family Event

  Saks Fifth Avenue Friends Family Event   The event is here – Saks Fifth Avenue says thank you and passes on to you savings on your purchases. Now is the time to buy the handbag, shoes, or beauty item that has caught your attention!    This is another great way to power through your […]

Vera Wang Elegant

Vera Wang Elegant Style

  Vera Wang Elegant   Entrepreneur, Designer, Style Arbiter, Mother, Daughter and Wife born and raised in New York is first generation Asian American of Chinese decent is a perfect example of how with drive, ambition, belief in self and talent there is nothing you cannot accomplish.      Vera started her fashion career at Vogue hired out of college as […]

CHANEL Chance Unexpe...

CHANEL Chance Unexpected Florals

  CHANEL Chance Unexpected Florals   Fragrances that are sparkling, romantic a collection of four, CHANEL Chance Unexpected Florals. They are young, fresh and empower you to take a chance.         The newest to the collection: Chance Eau Vive a burst of energy; Chance Eau Tendre fresh and spirited; Chance Eau Fraiche […]



  CHANEL No 5 L’EAU       Introducing the New No 5 a modern interpretation of the now and forever fragrance, CHANEL No 5 L’EAU. It is an Eau de Toilette to encourage a more generous use of No 5 L’EAU. A pure crystal clear fragrance feels like a light breeze coming over you.   […]

Introducing PRADA La...

Introducing PRADA LaFemme PRADA LHomme   Italian Fashion Power house PRADA Introduces LaFemme and L’Homme fragrances into their portfolio. When reviewing a new fragrance, understanding the story behind the scent always gives a strong indication on how it will perform. Having a good scent doesn’t necesarrily translate into sales.       Fragrance is a personal […]

Ralph Lauren Collect...

Ralph Lauren Collection Runway to Retail

Ralph Lauren Collection Runway to Retail       Drawing inspiration from the American West, Ralph Lauren showed a second collection for Fall 2016 that is ready for purchase, Ralph Lauren Collection Runway to Retail. This new “fast fashion” is driven by how we shop today and the need for instant gratification.      Immediately […]

Christian Louboutin ...

Christian Louboutin Fragrance Collection   Christian Louboutin creates celebrating women and their desires bringing out their personalities – empowering them, revealing new aspects. This enhances her femininity and sensuality.   The latest creations with fragrance continues this journey. The bottles are stunning and objects of art themselves. They represent the idea of “liquid is alive” as […]

McQueen Parfum Begin...

  McQueen Parfum Begins the Journey     Buying fragrances for Macy’s and Sephora is exciting, challenging, fun, and fosters creativity in an industry that is highly brand driven. Which means the customer benefits from the most creative buyers and merchants as they continue to excite and delight their customers.         Every September, […]

Ralph Lauren Timeles...

  Ralph Lauren Timeless Classic Glamour   Consistently using color palettes of burgundy reds, chocolate browns, midnight blues, rich golds with cashmere, merino wool, linen, silk and velvet surrounded by the imagery of country estates, thoroughbred horses, classic cars and traditions is the epitome of Ralph Lauren Timeless Classic Glamour.     Discovery of the Polo […]

PRADA Olfactory

PRADA Olfactory Prada Olfactory, contradicitons, opposites attracting, ying and yang,a juxtaposition, a dream scape relating back to a song or movie built through scent. They have a surreal quality reminisdent of when you wake up and start to remember fragments of your dream.   The creative concept is a collage of experiences, snippets of your […]


GLAM Feature

EVERYTHING IS DONE! Now it is time to get your glam on, kick up your heels and celebrate with your family and loved ones.  As you do this and let yourself be a little selfish, also be aware. Be aware of those that are struggling whether with their job, relationship, finances, all of the above […]

All Natural

Jackson Brook Natural Skincare Curators

Mullein & Sparrow at Jackson Brooke Mullein & Sparrow’s natural beauty products are made with the purest, finest, plant-based ingredients including luxurious essential oils. All products are Cruelty Free. Source: All Natural Beauty Products by Mullein & Sparrow You can find these products and more at Jackson Brooke.  They have a 20% coupon running for […]

Modern Luxury


The Gift of PRADA We are in full swing for the gift giving season.  There is not a fashionista out there that would love to get anything PRADA! Well, we arranged many of the favorite styles in one place to make it easy for you.  Click below and find that perfect gift and go ahead and […]


One of the Most Influential Designers of the 20th Century Yves Saint Laurent born August 1936 and died June 1, 2008, was a French fashion designer, pioneer, visionary, risk taker and revolutionary. He is credited for rescuing the house of Dior from ruin in 1957 at the age of 21 with the introduction of the […]

gifts of beauty

gifts of beauty

simply beautiful the first week of november and i keep saying i have plenty of time. the next thing you know its december 20th and there are no gifts purchased! every year the same story – i am going to shop all year and pick up something special for everyone on my list. another year […]

armani celebrates

armani logo

elegance & style  if you ask anyone within fashion and beauty about armani, you can bet that either elegance or style will be used in the description. the characteristic clean lines, form fitting but tastefully with amazing fabrics and colors. all of this has translated into the beauty and fragrances. there is a definite synergy […]

details, continued

chanel no5

yesterday was CHANEL fashion and as a lifestyle brand, we must look at beauty.  the standards set forth in fashion follows suit into beauty.  the prestige is maintained through specific standards put into place for the brand and relationships developed with the retail partners. extending into the details, what comes to mind is upon my arrival […]

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