Saks Contemporary First Look And $250 Gift Card Giveaway

MCQ is Featuring An Edgy Cream Knit Dress and Bing Bang Earrings.  Helmut Lang Delivers Its Signature Bold Black Leather Look.

Marc by Marc Jacobs Is Brightening Up Fall With Two Tone Dresses, Neutral Booties and Great Bags

Elizabeth & James is Rocking Navy Velvet, Great Prints, Kitten Pumps and A Touch of Sparkle

L’Agence Has Color Blocked Blazers and Prints Paired With Great Leggings

Luxury + Attitude  Are Quintessential Rag & Bone.  This Alice & Olivia Sheer Lace Dress With a Cut-Out Back Is So On Trend.

Fall is here in the fashion world and wouldn’t you love to have a kick start to your very own shopping spree?  You can! Saks just launched their Contemporary First Look for Fall 2012 today and one lucky reader of The Blonde & The Brunette can win a $250 Saks Fifth Avenue Gift Card Giveaway to start off your Pre-Fall or Fall wardrobe. You read that right and it’s open to all our followers worldwide.

So of course we did our usual deep dive and found a few of our favorite looks from the 13 featured designers who just might rock your world. This is a true A-List of designers including Acne, A. Wang, Alice & Olivia, Carven, Elizabeth & James, Helmut Lang, L’Agence, Marc by Marc Jacobs, MCQ, Rag & Bone, Rebecca Minkoff, Roseanna, See by Chloe, and Theory. That’s quite a list and as you shop the looks, look for key trends including skinny or printed pants, leather leggings, anything black (of course), accents in the hot new color “oxblood”, navy velvets, shirts with great prints and booties. Hot accessories include a touch of gold and maybe a structured bag.

Here’s the best part, you can win a $250 Saks Fifth Avenue Gift Card courtesy of Saks Fifth Avenue to start off your Fall wardrobe.  It’s open to all our followers worldwide. Here’s how to win:

1.Check the First Look Collection out, like this post and leave us a comment below by August 14, 5 PM EST telling us which designer or look is your favorite for starting off your Fall wardrobe.


2. Sign-up for the Saks Newsletter.

No purchase is necessary to enter or win. The giveaway is open to anyone age 18 and older with a valid email address at time of entry. We’ll announce the winner by August 16th at 5 PM.  The winner is selected at random.

Happy shopping.  Thank you SAKS!


The Blonde & The Brunette Team