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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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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Holiday Gift Guide 2016

The Holidays are here and it's time for the Glamorous Moms Holiday Gift Guide 2016.  I always love this time of year when the decorations start going up, the kids start passing you their Christmas lists and my favorite stores start their Black Friday sales!  Year after year, our readers wait for our Holiday Gift Guide to post and here it is! I've put together a few of my favorite personal gift ideas that will surely reflect a Glamorous holiday season for all. A really awesome gift idea for child...
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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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Best Cuticle Oil Winter 2016

It's here. Dry cuticle season. It seems to happen overnight doesn't it? I'm over the supermoon to have found a cuticle oil that has drastically improved my cuticles, RescueRXx cuticle oil by CND. So of course, I'm giddily typing away, happy to share the love with my fellow Glamorous Moms.  The planets have aligned, CND "nailed it"  with both reasonable price and quality. RescueRXx is a daily Keratin protein and Jojoba oil nail and cuticle treatment, and comes in both 0.125 fl oz and 0.5 fl oz...
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TEAM 4TH: Americana style with SWEAT NSK

It's time to celebrate! Along with the Summer Olympics, now is the time to also celebrate the 4th of July! So, in other words, it’s time to bump up our team USA spirit. Whether you plan on spending the holiday weekend sweating it out at that yoga retreat or bbq-ing locally with friends and family, athleisure clothes might tickle your fancy. Luxury activewear boutique Sweat NSK has set us up with a curated selection of Independence Day looks that scream "Team USA" without compromising our fash...
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Alex and Ani Mother’s Day Shopping Event

Mother's Day is a favorite of ours and it's right around the corner.  We are thrilled to spend the day with our families and loved ones and are always excited to spoil our moms too! After all, it's the least we can do! ALEX AND ANI will be holding a Mother’s Day shopping event on Saturday, May 7th in their retail stores and you are invited! A mother's love and support is extraordinarily strong without limitation. The peony, the queen of the garden, symbolically encompasses the maternal traits...
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Melissa McCarthy’s New Fashion Line; Seven7

Melissa McCarthy will be launching her new fashion line titled Seven7 in just a few weeks.  The collection will be released September 1, 2015 and will consists of lots of black and white combinations, animal and heart prints on blouses, pants and dresses and pockets on almost everything. "I put pockets in everything! I want pockets inside my pockets." says Melissa McCarthy to Vogue. Denim is also included in the line and shoppers sizes 4 through 28 can enjoy the collection.  The line will ...
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Traverse City; A Family Vacation Destination

Michigan residents know what it means to "go up north" and Traverse City is known as True North.  A destination my entire family loves, Traverse City is a frequent vacation spot for many families each summer, especially ours. Each Spring, my kids get a little antsy as the school year winds down and their first question when the subject of summer comes up is, "When are we going to Traverse City?" If it's not on the list of our summer "to-dos", boy do we get an earful.  It's ok though, because ...
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Sunny Days and Fun Nights in Miami

If you ever have the luxury of traveling to Miami, I highly recommend it.  Traveling to Miami, Florida with no kids was one of the finest ideas ever. My husband and I travelled to this hot destination with a few other like-minded fabulous couples with a fun filled schedule in hand to keep us busy. Not the boring site seeing kind of busy but the extravagant "Hey I'm a rock star" kind of busy. A dream for most parents and certainly a trip I was able to check off my bucket list! When you're done re...
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Free Slippers at Victoria’s Secret

Everyone loves free! Especially when it involves free items from Victoria's Secret, the sexiest store in town.  Going on now, when you buy a qualifying pajama online from the “Our Most-Loved PJ’s” collection, you will receive a free qualifying pair of slippers! All you have to do is search SWEETDREAMS for eligible pajamas and slippers at victoriassecret.com.  Choose your favorite pajama and qualifying slipper and add them to your shopping cart. Enter offer code SLIPPERS at checkout. The price...
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Black Friday Deals at Macy’s

Black Friday is just two days away!   Save big this year with Macy's online Black Friday sales and avoid the mall crowds! Get amazing online savings on clothing & shoes for yourself and your loved ones.  Must-have jewelry items and accessories will also be marked down. Need stuff for the home? Macy's has everything you need-electrics, cookware, decor and more. Here are the following categories included in the Macy's Black Friday online sale. women's men's shoes home dining hom...
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Ten Easy Throw On Summer Dresses

Sometimes we need to look glam and may not have a lot of time between daily events to put much effort into our ensemble.  Today's hair and makeup trends make it easy for us to succeed at this sometimes stressful task and so does this season's dress styles.  Here are a few dresses we recommend for those "quick throw something on" moments.  Keep hair in a messy bun, loose braid or long beachy waves (no need to wash it), slap on some lip gloss and a statement piece of jewelry and you...
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BCBG Runway Archives Sale

Need a dress for a special occasion this Summer?  BCBG is now having a Runway Archives sale,  giving shoppers up to 70% off their favorite BCBG runway styles.   The sale includes rompers, long dresses, short dresses, jump suits and pants.  Below lists just a few of our favorites...  click here for the entire collection. Runway Asymmetrical Ruffle Skirted Bustier Dress, orig $498.00, on sale for $149.40 Runway Pleated Contrast Lace Dress, orig $598.00,  o...
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Black Friday at Macy’s

Black Friday sales at Macy's have already begun! Don't have a coupon? Click here for your in-store savings pass.  Read below the many items you can get on sale for a limited time only!  Also, before you head out, don't forget to check for your location's hours.  Each store varies in hours and merchandise availability. If you own an Android or iPhone, shop for Macy's deals on the go by texting APP to 62297. To receive Black Friday text alerts and other great sales and offers, text BF to 62297.  D...
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Halston Heritage at Somerset Collection

If you’ve been to Somerset Collection recently then you’ve seen the new Halston Heritage store.  Located on the first level near Neiman Marcus, Halston Heritage combines sensual designs with timeless styles perfect for a luxury lifestyle and those who crave modern sophistication. Just in time for fall fashion, the store in Troy carries a variety of handbags and small leather goods, evening gowns, day dresses and dresses for your next evening out. Halston Heritage was founded by iconic desi...
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Fairlane Town Center Back-to-School Giveaway

  It's time for back-to-school shopping! Glamorous Moms and Fairlane Town Center have teamed up to help your glamorous kid get ready for another great school year! We would like to offer you a Fairlane Town Center back-to-school giveaway package, valued at $200.  One lucky reader will win a Fairlane Town Center gift card valued at $100 to purchase a favorite back-to-school outfit from any one of Fairlane's merchants/retailers. The fun doesn't stop there.  The winner will also receive ...
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Shoe Clearance at Nordstrom

A woman can never have too many shoes.  That's why it's crucial to find the best sales possible,  so we can keep up with the trends and our inner voice that makes us spend on shoes.  It's hard to explain but most women have that "inner shoe voice" that reminds us when it's time to add a new pair of shoes to our collection! Been there? Yes, we understand.  We have that voice too! Well now, Nordstrom is hearing your inner shoe voice.  It's so loud, they decided to  put some of your favorite des...
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Macy’s Home Sale

Macy's is currently having their home sale.  It's always nice to buy a new pair of shoes or a dress for date night but it's also fun to buy new decor and fun items for the home!  Shop online and receive an extra 15% off and free shipping. This extra discount is available for items in bed & bath, kitchen, dining, vacuums, luggage, lighting and storage & organization. To receive your extra savings use promo code HOME at check out. Not an online shopper? That's okay, print the in-store s...
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After Christmas Blitz & Clearance at Kohl’s

Looking for a fun place to shop after Christmas? Looking for a great sale where you can get more for your money on the latest trends for yourself, your family and your home? Kohl's is having their "After Christmas Blitz & Clearance" sale starting today through January 1, 2013.  It's a sale you won't want to miss! Stock up for 2013 and receive up to 60% - 70% off on Holiday dinnerware, Holiday table linens, Holiday decor, clothes for all ages, shoes & boots and jewelry!   &n...
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