Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Luxist Giveaway: 8 Flavors of Sulpice Chocolat

October 26, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Sulpice Chocolat is an exclusive artisan chocolate house that creates absolutely dreamy chocolate experiences by combining the highest quality Belgian chocolate with choice herbs and spices before topping off the results with beautiful painted designs. They offer chocolate bars in eight different flavors and I tried two of them, Gingembre and Noisette. Beneath the uniquely [...]

Luxist Giveaway: Two Bobbi Brown ‘Beauty Rules’ Books and Makeup Palettes

October 20, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

It’s not every day we get to do a Bobbi Brown giveaway! The fabulous makeup artist whose natural-looking products we love has given us two of her brand new Beauty Rules books and corresponding makeup palettes (above) to give to you. You may remember Teenage Beauty, which Bobbi Brown released ten years ago and which [...]

Luxist Giveaway: Agent 18 EcoShield+ iPhone 4 Case

October 19, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

If you’ve spent any time at the Apple Store’s Genius Bar you’ve probably seen a sad face or two with a damaged or dinged up iPhone. In many ways, choosing a case for it is one of the most important parts of getting your iPhone. The Agent18 EcoShield+ ifor the iPhone 4 designed to be [...]

Luxist Giveaway: Win a Cambria Cove Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week VIP Gift Bag

October 17, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

As we noted in August gifting geniuses Cambria Cove – inspired by the idea that a gift is more than just the object, it’s a connection between the giver and the receiver – was named the Official Gift Retailer for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week this season. The chic site sells a variety of gifts made by [...]

Luxist Guest Post: Summer Thornton at the Biennale Des Antiquaires

October 9, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

We couldn’t be at the 25th Biennale Des Antiquaires in Paris during September but luckily we had a friend on the scene to tell us all about it. Summer Thornton is the founder of Summer Thornton Design, a Chicago based interior design firm. Under her creative leadership, the firm has created work which has been [...]

Luxist Giveaway: Baroness von Neumann Candle Collection

October 5, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

One of the best thing about the cooler months is that it’s candle season. It’s time to curl up on the couch, legs tucked under a cozy throw and savor the indoor life. A new line of scented candles from Los Angeles socialite and lifestyle expert Baroness Monica von Neumann offers an elegant new option [...]

Luxist Giveaway: Kangaroo Hydration Bottle

October 2, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

We all know that water is essential to good health but it’s not always easy to remember to stay hydrated. The Kangaroo Hydration Bottle with a fold-down front compartment is meant to be a companion you keep with you throughout the day. The compartment can hold keys, credit cards, ear-buds, gym membership cards or anything [...]

Luxist Exclusive: Tory Burch Rain Gear for Breast Cancer Awareness

October 2, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Happy October, everyone! You know what October means: Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Prepare to see a lot of pink — it’s for a good cause. We managed to snag an exclusive first-look for you at what Tory Burch will be carrying to support BCA: this adorable set of rainboots & umbrella. The automatic umbrella, topped [...]

Luxist Giveaway: Tacori Smoky Quartz and Prasiolite Earrings

September 28, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Since1910.com is a family owned couture jewelry business that’s been selling engagement rings, fine diamonds and other precious gems since, well, 1910. Although headquarters have moved to Long Island the original store, called H.L. Gross & Bro. Jewelers, was founded in downtown Brooklyn and is still in business today. Built over 5 generations and currently [...]

Luxist Review: TwinLuxe Luxury Shaving For Men

September 26, 2010 by admin · Leave a Comment 

I remember when I was about 16 years old and I got a package in the mail from Gillette. It was a shaving razor, a few blades, and a can of Gillette shaving cream. I never asked for the kit. The clever marketing move done by Gillette gets men to use their products at a [...]