Archive for "Nov 2011"


O•P•I Glitters Are UnFROGettable!
NJ Goldston, The Brunette

O•P•I Glitters Are UnFROGettable!

Limited edition,  just released, and inspired by The Muppets, O•P•I has just introduced lots of festive glamour in six new shades of unFROGettable glitter colors aptly named (starting at the top left) Gettin’ Miss Piggy (a dazzling red) , Gone Gonzo!, Rainbow Connection, Fresh Frog of Bel Air (loving this neon green), Divine Swine, and […]

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Shoe Trend: Pointy Toes and Animal Prints!
kathryn

Shoe Trend: Pointy Toes and Animal Prints!

I was so excited to find that my two favorite shoe trends are so readily accessible this season: Pointy toe and Animal Prints! I am so ready to fade out my round toe heels and flats and bring the pointy back. The pointy toe shoe is so flattering and sexy with a sophisticated twist.  Bring […]

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Nixon Tortoise Collection
Astrid

Nixon Tortoise Collection

These are very cool. Right? The Blonde & The Brunette fell in love with the new Nixon Tortoise Collection for its layers of rich acetate and gold details.   But what really makes this  line so special is it was created to bring out unique warm tones and depths that are flattering to so many […]

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Decadent Ballet Flats
NJ Goldston, The Brunette

Decadent Ballet Flats

Readers of The Blonde & The Brunette are big ballerina flats fans and the Nina Ricci Ankle Strap Flat with its mink trimmed ankle strap originally for $520 has gone on sale for $309.  Available in black and nude (emerald green satin is now sold out).  It might be time to indulge.  Available online at […]

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Lollipops For A Cause: The Simone I. Smith Jewelry Line
NJ Goldston, The Brunette

Lollipops For A Cause: The Simone I. Smith Jewelry Line

A week ago Saturday, the main floor of Neiman Marcus in Beverly Hills was jammed with excited holiday shoppers waiting to meet Simone I. Smith and attend her one one-day trunk show showcasing her aptly named Simone I. Smith Jewelry Line.  Everyone from Mary J. Blige, Simone’s devoted husband LL Cool J, Tatiana Ali, Traci […]

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Athletic Propulsion Labs Holiday Special
NJ Goldston, The Brunette

Athletic Propulsion Labs Holiday Special

Let’s not forget the guys especially on Cyber Monday. We have a great gift idea.  Athletic Propulsion Labs, the makers of the Concept 1 and Concours basketball shoe Banned By The NBA for its “undue competitive advantage”, because it instantly increases your vertical leap, has a great holiday special. Known for their revolutionary, patented technology, […]

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Couch? Check!  Hot Cocoa? Check!  Movies? Check!  Now, Enjoy!
jadan

Couch? Check! Hot Cocoa? Check! Movies? Check! Now, Enjoy!

With the holiday season fast approaching, and family time in full effect, I thought “what would The Blonde & The Brunette readers enjoy a bit more of during this season”?  If you’re anything like me, this season is all about lighting the fireplace, a cup of hot cocoa, a cozy blanket and a great film! I’ve done […]

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Our Favorite Black Friday Deals
jadan

Our Favorite Black Friday Deals

My favorite discount shopping is at the Desert Hills Premium Outlets. Don’t miss the biggest sale of the year.  Enjoy exceptional holiday savings and extended shopping hours, plus, experience Midnight Madness as most stores open their doors at right after Thanksgiving ends.  Here are some sales, but there are plenty more! The outlet center is […]

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“Baby, It’s Cold Outside”
NJ Goldston, The Brunette

“Baby, It’s Cold Outside”

If you haven’t seen it, you should. Astrid’s music video of “Baby, It’s Cold Outside”.  Astrid and den John, have quite a thing going on as they put their modern twist on this very classic holiday song. It’s the perfect way to kick off the Holiday season even if it’s 70° in Beverly Hills and […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!!

Happy Thanksgiving!!

It’s a special a day for giving thanks for our many blessing all year long.  We wish you and your families a Happy Thanksgiving. xo – The Blonde & The Brunette Team

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