Banana Republic Expands Partnership With Global Style Ambassador Olivia Palermo

Banana Republic will shift the timing of its NYFW presentations to be customer-facing when the collections are in-store. It's a natural evolution for the brand and a move the clients are going to appreciate. On February 9th, Banana Republic will celebrate its Spring 2017 collection with global style ambassador, Olivia Palermo.  The brand will host several pop-up shops at select Banana Republic stores across the country. The pop-ups will reflect Palermo's style from both an interio...
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Alex and Ani Support Global Fund to Fight AIDS with (RED)®

Have you heard about ALEX AND ANI’s Valentine’s Day partnership with (RED)?  The new Heart of Strength bangle is the perfect way to share your love this February to both your loved one and a charitable organization. The bangle is available in shiny gold and shiny silver finishes and is just $38.  We are proud to share, ALEX AND ANI will contribute 20% of the purchase price to Global Fund to fight AIDS with (RED)®. The Heart of Strength bangle features a red Swarovski crystal heart to repre...
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Boutique Mexico Handmade Designer Purses and Handbags Spring 2017

It feels so good to be back writing, especially when the subject matter includes bold, bright purses and empowering others...yes please! Which of you, my Glamorous Moms, are on the hunt for  handmade designer purses and handbags for Spring 2017? Who's looking for a splash of hot color and a way to give back? Designer Jennifer Olson has my attention, with her brand, products and vision for lifting her communities. Take a peek at Boutique Mexico  and you'll see exactly what I mean. Ancient Craf...
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The Best of the 2017 North American International Auto Show Detroit #NAIAS

It's true, the North American International Auto Show is here and is now open to the public. As you know from previous posts, I recently partnered with She Buys Cars, Hyundai and The Steel Market Development Institute otherwise known as SMDI, premier sponsor of NAIAS to make sure our readers get first hand pics and exclusive info regarding the Detroit Auto Show, the amazing cars featured in the show and the importance of steel and steel-made vehicles. SMDI, a part of the American Iron and S...
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NAIAS Charity Preview 2017

Tonight is the night for the North American International Auto Show Charity Preview and there's still time to be part of the fun. The Charity Preview is one of the most exclusive, high-profile events not only in Detroit but in the nation. The event is known for hosting over 13,000 attendees and raised approximately $5.2 million in 2016 alone. For over 40 years, the Charity Preview has raised more than $106 million for several children’s charities in Southeast Michigan. If you would like to he...
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Genesis G90 Review

The Genesis G90 is a luxury sedan I had to get to know at the North American International Auto Show.  I've been hearing about Genesis for a while now and several people made it a point to mention the brand to me.  They thought it would be a perfect fit for my style and taste and after spending some quality time with brand team leads and a few G90s at NAIAS, I think they're right. In case you didn't know, “Genesis” refers to the name of Hyundai’s new-for-2017 luxury brand, which just rece...
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Lightening McQueen Makes Appearance at the Detroit Auto Show

On day one of press week of the North American International Auto Show, John Lasseter, Pixar's chief creative officer, introduced a couple of new Cars 3 stars and a life-sized Lightening McQueen to the crowd. Lasseter described Pixar's passion for staying true to the auto industry.  It was crucial to make the movie events, designs, and storyline as realistic as possible. Members of the media were given lots of great new information regarding the making of the movie, the designs of the ...
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Disney’s Pixar Unveils ‘Cars 3’ Star at NAIAS Press Conference

  Today is the day Walt Disney Co. will bring it's glittery magic to the Detroit Auto Show. I'll be attending the press conference with She Buys Cars and Disney Pixar Animation Studios at 2:00 p.m. at Cobo Hall. Rumor has it Disney will unveil a life-size version of one of the film’s stars from their upcoming animated film “Cars 3” due out Summer 2017. Pixar will not only have a very exciting reveal for all of us to get giddy about, they will also create a “Cars 3”-themed display ...
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Brixlee and Co Tee Shirts

Brixlee & Co. is a women’s tee shirt brand based in California.  San Diego to be exact. The label was co-created by a group of friends that loved to drink wine and spend quality time together.  Umm....we can relate to that. They turned their passion for comfortable tee shirts great for "wine with the girls" nights and created a brand that's perfect for Glamorous Moms like you and I. Specializing in high quality graphic tees with witty messages inspired by today’s pop culture, we l...
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Shopping on Grafton Street in Dublin Ireland

Grafton Street is one of my favorite shopping destinations.  Located in Dublin, Ireland, the beautiful historic buildings along the cobblestone roads are not only breathtaking but also filled with unique boutiques, pubs, restaurants and shopping houses. Grafton Street offers both an atmosphere and shopping experience that cannot be found anywhere else. Grafton Street has a large variety of retail stores and clothing for shoppers looking for high-end or high street and is known as the ...
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Glamorous Moms and NAIAS Detroit 2017: ENTER TO WIN TICKETS! #DetroitLovesAutos #SteelMatters

As a lifestyle blogger that loves the luxuries of life, you know I love luxurious cars too! Over the next couple of weeks, I won't just be writing about glamorous trends in fashion, beauty, and travel. I'm also going to write about glamorous cars we simply just can't get enough of and are very excited about. What's the special occasion? It's time for the North American International Auto Show here in the car capital of the world, otherwise known as "The Motor City". Year after year, I attend ...
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Charity Day at Lord and Taylor

Lord & Taylor is proud to announce its first ever Charity Day this 2017. The event will take place Saturday, January 14, 2017 to benefit the Look Good Feel Better® charitable program. All 50 Lord & Taylor stores will participate in the “new year, new you” theme to raise funds for Look Good Feel Better®, which is dedicated to changing the way people with cancer approach their disease. The focus is to help cancer patients deal with the appearance side effects of treatment, and reminding th...
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Marlo Thomas Launches That Woman! on HSN

The Home Shopping Network has recently partnered with award-winning actress and author, Marlo Thomas, to launch her new collection, That Woman! The 15-piece collection ranges from $39.90 for a heart choker, to $79.90 for a lace-up sweater, up to $169.90 for a perforated moto jacket. The collection boasts a variety of bold and neutral tones from hot pink to champagne, and for each piece, Marlo has created distinct details including keyholes, fringe, beading, pleating and perforation to add her ow...
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The Silverado Resort and Spa

Looking for a great long weekend getaway? I have a great location to share with all of you! Back in September, my husband and I visited the wonderful Silverado Resort and Spa in Napa Valley. This enchanting location is one I will recommend to moms all day long. This golf club-like resort is tucked in the middle of the beautiful rolling hills of California's wine country.  The resort is known for hosting golf opens filled golf celebrities & champions alike and hosts some of the most glamorous...
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Zara Expands to Michigan

Finally, the moment we’ve all been waiting for! A 30,000-square foot two-level Zara store is scheduled to open in Troy at Somerset Collection North soon. Plans for the new store are underway and the new location will be near Macy’s.  Resources tell us the construction will begin this Spring and the store will be ready for Holiday 2017 shoppers. This will be the first Zara store in Michigan and will contribute to Michigan’s recent boost in retail growth. The store will carry clothing for men, ...
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Welcome Glamorous Mom Nicole Pazzi

Nicole is a mommy of two beautiful boys, a wife and a digital marketing expert that has a love for beauty, fashion and motherhood. Nicole was born in Michigan and earned her Bachelor of Science in Merchandising/Marketing with the Kappa Omicron Nu Honors Society from Western Michigan University. When Nicole isn't attending PTA meetings, or spending time with family,  she ties her advertising skills and her experiences as a local consumer into one dynamic package for her communities. A working mom...
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Wallaroo Hats

Wallaroo hats are perfect for this sunny Detroit weather. We're still having unbelievably great weather for November.  The last few days have been sunny and its been a bit warmer than what we are used to so thank goodness for my Wallaroo hat.  Being light complected with blonde hair and always loving to find an excuse to be outside, I have to make sure I protect my skin and scalp from burning. That's why I absolutely love my Wallaroo fedora. Wallaroo Hat Company was founded in April of 1999 b...
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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Guess what?! We have the new trailer and NEW character posters from ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY!  This Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” an all-new epic adventure. In a trying time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes come together to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. This important event in the Star Wars timeline brings together everyday people who choose to do extraordinary things.  Dur...
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Del Dotto Estate Winery and Caves: Napa Valley

Spending time in Napa Valley is a "must do" for anyone who loves wine, and the California countryside.  We recently spent three days in Napa and I feel compelled to share every minute with all of you because YES, it was that amazing! To begin, I'd like to share my Del Dotto experience.  The Del Dotto Estate Winery and Caves took my breath away.  I truly just wanted to finish the tasting experience, the cave tours and go up to my room for the evening and bask in the luxuries of silk, crystal c...
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You ARE a Glamorous Mom

When I'm out and about (especially during the school year) another beautiful mom usually compliments me and likes either my heels or my outfit and graces me a few sweet words to let me know she loves my outfit.  I'm not perfect, but I do try to leave the house looking like myself and that's usually done up with great hair, make up and shoes to remember. I do like leaving the house feeling beautiful and confident, if you know me, then you know it's kind of my norm.  It certainly does help me conq...
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