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SHOPPING NEW YORK CITY: The Nicholas K Sample Sale

While you may find yourself currently only thinking of BBQs, fireworks, and your time off from work, there is a wonderful sample sale going on right now. If you haven’t heard, the Nicholas K sample sale is currently going on right now……Well, there is a small break for the holiday from July 3rd through July 8th, but the sale picks up again on July 9th and goes until the end of the month. If you’ve read our New York Fashion Week coverage on Nicholas K, then you know this outstanding fashion design duo, who also happen to be siblings.

Nicholas and Christopher Kunz are at the helm of this chic women’s fashion label which boasts artisan fabrics, adventurous yet comfortable silhouettes, complimentary layering looks that flow from season to season with ease, allowing for seamless integration into various aspects of your wardrobe. The Nicholas K sample sale promises amazing savings of up to 80% off women’s dresses, blouses and tops, knitwear, and accessories. We adore their elegant and uber stylish black, and chestnut fur slippers and hope to snag a pair for ourselves. You may just luck out and get some great outerwear for the upcoming fall/winter season. Since pieces from the Nicholas K collection are timeless classics, you’ll need not worry about ever being “off-trend” or ‘out of style”. Want to take advantage of this great summer sample sale? Check out the location details below or print out the attached sample sale flyer:

LOCATION:
435 Broome St, NY, NY 10013
June 28th – July 3rd
July 9th – July 31st

DATE & TIME:
Monday – Friday: 10AM – 7PM
Saturday: 11AM – 7PM
Sunday: 12PM – 6PM

You’ll be happy to know that cash and credit cards accepted at the same. Please note that all sales are final so make sure you try on your pieces to ensure a great fit. Will you be taking advantage of the Nicholas K Sample Sale? We’d love to know about your treasured finds.

#GivingTuesday: Virgin Mobile Gives Back this Holiday Season

While all of us are still enjoying multiple servings of Thanksgiving dinner, many of you will venture out to partake in Black Friday sales. Others will opt to stay home and enjoy the Cyber Monday sales. Whichever way you choose to save, we hope you’ll also be participating in  #GivingTuesday. #GivingTuesday begins and celebrates the charitable season when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. Sometimes your Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping helps you to easily give back. A great example of this is the red-hot deal mobile pioneer, Virgin Mobile USA announced. Virgin Mobile announced they are giving $200 to new members, and they will donate 200 Meals to Feeding America.

From 12 a.m. on Black Friday (Nov. 24) through 11:59 p.m. on Cyber Monday (Nov. 27), Virgin Mobile is offering a $200 Visa prepaid card plus six months of wireless service with unlimited talk, text, and data for only $6 ($1 per month) when you join the Inner Circle by Virgin Mobile. Plus, in advance of #GivingTuesday, Virgin Mobile will help fight hunger in the United States by donating support for 200 meals to Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization that provides food and groceries to more than 46 million people, for every person who joins the Inner Circle. This special, limited-time, web-only offer is only available at Virgin Mobile USA and is a great way to help feed those who are less fortunate. Virgin Mobile has already committed to donating more than 1.6 million meals through 2018 to Feeding America.

In a time when staying connected is essential, and sticking to a budget, even with gift giving, is a must, this amazing deal offers the best of both worlds. Plus the added benefit of doing something you can feel great about. Will you be taking advantage of this wonderful deal? How will you be helping those less fortunate on #GivingTuesday?

SHOPPING NYC: 260NoMad’s Wolford Sample Sale

It’s been a very long time since our last sample sale highlight, mainly because both our strength against shopping and our bank account are both low. Although neither has increased, we’ll still take the opportunity to bring you the details of the Wolford Sample Sale, an amazing women’s fashion and accessories sale brought to you by 260 Sample Sale.

Starting tomorrow, October 16th, 260 Sample Sale welcomes back Wolford to their fall season sample sale lineup. From October 16th through October 21st, you can save up to 70% off retail on tights, apparel, lingerie, bodysuits, and accessories from the famed luxury brand. For those not familiar with Wolford, the brand was founded 65 years ago, offering sensuous luxury legwear, ready-to-wear, and lingerie that are made to be worn every day, on every occasion, by every woman. Wolford is synonymous with effortless sophistication, true confidence, multi-functionality and holistic comfort, the company creates versatile yet beautiful pieces. Over the years, we’ve had the very fashionable pleasure of owning a few Wolford tights, regarded as some of the sexiest legwear in the world, and we’re definitely ready to own some more. Wolford also has a major celebrity following; the famed tights have graced the legs of many celebrities, including Katy Perry, Kate Winslet, Heidi Klum, Jessica Chastain, Debbie Harry, Kate Hudson, Michelle Pfeiffer, etc. You’ll be in great style company in Wolford.

The full Wolford sample sale location and details are below:

260 Fifth Avenue, between 28th & 29th Street
Take the W/R Train to 28th St or the 6 train to 28th St

Hours of Operation: October 16th – October 21st
Monday: 10am-8pm
Tuesday-Saturday: 10am-7pm

Will you be hitting up the Wolford Sample Sale? If you are in NYC, you may want to make some time to pop into the sale. What are you most excited to score for yourself, the tights, apparel, lingerie, bodysuits, or accessories?

 

 

SHOPPING NYC: The LeSportsac Sample Sale

They say seven is a lucky number, well that seems about right this week. After a long seven-year absence from sample sale season, LeSportsac is finally answering prayers by having the first LeSportsac Sample Sale in over 7 years just in time for holiday gifting. The back by popular demand LeSportsac sample sale is sure to be one of the best sales of this year. Budgets be praised! The LeSportsac Sample Sale promises everything from wallets to totes, backpacks to weekend bags in solid hues and their amazing prints, at prices up to 70 percent off. Continue reading to get all the pertinent details on this amazing sale.

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Starting tomorrow, Tuesday, December 13th and running until Thursday, December 15th, you can take advantage of the wonderful deals on LeSportsac bags that you won’t get or see anywhere else. Get holiday gifts for everyone on your shopping list and a few LeSportsac bags for yourself. Mark your calendars for December 13th, from 4pm to 8pm, December 14th, from 8am to 7pm, and December 15th, from 8am to 5pm, and make some time to head over to the 5th floor of The Metropolitan Pavilion at 123 West 18th street, between 6th and 7th avenues.

There’s no need to make sure you have cash on hand, this sample sale accepts credit cards only. Please note that all sales at this sale are final and there are no exchanges or refunds so shop wisely (of course we think anything you pick up at these prices would be a great deal). All bags, coats, and cell phones must be checked into the onsite coat check and only wallets (no handbags) are allowed into the sale. Lastly, please be aware that neither children nor strollers will be allowed in the sale, so leave the kids at home. Plan on attending the sale? We’d love to see what great deals you walk away with.

GIVEAWAY & DEAL on DESSANGE Professional Hair Products at Target

Wouldn’t you love to indulge your hair in luxury? Of course, who wouldn’t but the reality is luxury equals unattainable for the masses. Well, we’re here to tell you, that’s not always true. During this week, October 30th – November 5th, you can indulge your tresses in luxury at a discounted price. DESSANGE Professional hair products, including their Purifying Clay collection (pictured below), is 25% off at all Target locations…but this wonderful deal ends at the end of this week. To celebrate this great savings deal (and in honor of our birthday!!), one very lucky My Life on and off the Guest List reader will win the DESSANGE Professional Hair Luxury Purifying Clay Balancing Pre-Shampoo Mask and the DESSANGE Professional Hair Luxury Purifying Clay Balancing Shampoo. Ready for your hair to be pampered?

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DESSANGE Professional Hair Luxury Purifying Clay Balancing Pre-Shampoo Mask
This first clay-in-mask pre-shampoo regulating treatment specifically targets an oily scalp with a breakthrough skin purifying technology. The 30% mineral green clay concentration works to absorb sebum excess and regulate oil production over time while the professional application brush, allows for even, targeted coverage. Your scalp is left deeply purified, helping to drastically reduce excess oil production. Dating back to ancient times, the virtues of clay have been used for centuries in cosmetic and therapeutic remedies to absorb sebum, eliminate toxins and serve as an antiseptic. Use the Purifying Clay Balancing Pre-Shampoo Mask once a week on dry hair, applying it generously to the roots with the application brush. Leave on your hair for five to ten minutes and rinse thoroughly. This hair detoxifier regularly retails for $11.99, get it for less this week, exclusively at Target.

DESSANGE Professional Hair Luxury Purifying Clay Balancing Shampoo
The second step to the Purifying Clay system, the pro-vitamin b5 enhanced shampoo helps to minimize oily roots and produce soft, perfectly balanced hair. Pro-vitamin b5 is known for its protective properties of the fiber capillary, helping repair and soften your hair from roots to ends. Your hair and scalp will become re-balanced and with the added benefit of the Purifying Clay Balancing Shampoo’s light cherry, violet, and vanilla scent. After using the pre-shampoo mask, rinse your hair with the regulating shampoo to help balance hair. This enriched shampoo normally retails for $9.99, get it for less this week, exclusively at Target.

As we previously mentioned, we’re giving one lucky reader the opportunity to win both of the DESSANGE Professional Hair Products. For your chance to win, enter via our Rafflecopter entry form below:

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Deal Alert & Giveaway: StriVectin Firming Face and Neck Treatment Set on QVC

For a very limited time (you only have 24 hours to take advantage of this deal), StriVectin and QVC are offering a major discount on their super-sized StriVectin Firming Face and Neck Treatment Set. For one day only, this amazing, high-end anti-aging set (pictured below) will be available for the astounding price of $129.96 on QVC.

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This is a huge discount, especially when the set has a retail value of $337.00. The sale was announced minutes ago at midnight on QVC, you StriVectin fans will absolutely want to take advantage of this 24-hour only offer. What StriVectin do you get at this shockingly low price? The StriVectin Firming Face and Neck Treatment Set includes the following:

  • 3.4 oz. TL Firming Neck Cream
  • 1.7 oz. TL Firming Face Serum
  • 1.7 oz. TL Firming Face Serum

Plus if you sign up for their auto-delivery service, you will receive a FREE Advanced Retinol Eye Cream with each shipment, auto-delivery ships approximately every six months for two years. That’s a $75 value, absolutely free. That’s four StriVectin products for less than the price of two. You can’t beat this great deal on the luxury skincare brand.

You won’t have to worry about missing this wonderful offer because the StriVectin Firming Face and Neck Treatment Set will be on-air multiple times throughout the day, but once those 24 hours are done, so is this deal. To celebrate this amazing 24-hour deal, we are giving away the individual standard size versions of the three products to one lucky reader. To enter to win, see the Rafflecopter entry form below:

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Tune into QVC to snag the super-size StriVectin Firming Face and Neck Treatment Set for yourself before the clock strikes midnight, then come back and enter our week-long giveaway for your chance to win.

Save Big on Great Deals & Steals with Groupon Coupons

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As someone who follows a somewhat stringent budget, we are always on the lookout for great deals. Our desire to shop is always much larger than what’s in our allowed spending budget, so snagging deals is an absolute must. Luckily when it comes to get savings at some of our favorite stores, we don’t have to go crazy searching for deals. Thanks to Groupon, the deals literally are one click away.

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Groupon recently partnered with 8,500 national retailers to launch Groupon Coupons, which allows you to enjoy all of their amazing deals, without having to register or purchase anything up front. Through this wonderful new service, Groupon has collected and curated over 55,000 coupons and promo codes from some of our (and your) favorite fashion and beauty stores like JCPenney, Express, Sephora, Macy’s, Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, and Kohl’s. need more than just fashion and beauty? Groupon has great deals from Expedia, Nike, and VistaPrint, and many others as well. In the mood for a sweet snack? Snag the coupon for the M &M website. Need to get away this weekend, check out the deals from CheapOair, Hertz, and Hotels.com. With over 76,000 free coupons from 9,040 stores, the savings possibilities are endless.

Groupon makes it incredibly easy to find the deals you’re looking for, you can either check out their “Today’s Top Coupons and Offers”, or search for your favorite retailers to see what they’re offering. Current deals that have us excited so far (there are so much more savings to see and take advantage of) are the extra 20% off Macy’s Annual clearance, the 20% off Coupon at JCPenney, and the Free beauty product offerings from Sephora. All this was available to us without having to do anything but log on to www.groupon.com/coupons.

If your budget is anything like mine, or you just love a great deal, bookmark Groupon Coupons and get your savings on. Your budget will thank you. Now excuse us while we continue browsing, there are a few items at Sephora calling our name.

SHOPPING NYC: Elie Tahari Sample Sale

Are you ready for another wonderful sample sale? Elie Tahari, get ready to save up to 70% off men’s and women’s fashions, as well as accessories. be sure not to pass up these amazing deals. Mark your calenders, set your reminders, and get into deal mode so you don’t miss out. All the details are below:

Happy shopping!!