Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Blog Love… (Not for the Blogamous)

I wouldn’t quite to consider myself a polygamous individual when it comes to being involved with different blogs. While I am quite faithful to fashion.junkies.united (my fav); I do appreciate and find value in other blogs too. Don’t judge me! Im not an internet flusey, but I love to take a peek at:

The Nerd At the Cool Table (nerdatthecooltable.blogspot.com)
Pink Is the New Blog (www.pinkisthenewblog.com/)
Concrete Loop (concreteloop.com)
The Sartorialist (http://thesartorialist.blogspot.com/)
The Iconic Fashion Blog (www.theiconicfashionblog.com/)

These are just a few of the blogs that I have fell in love with over the past year. Its an open relationship. Feel free to take a gander! ;)

Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Just fell in love with this quote:

The persuit is the reward, not the prize.

-Rev Run

Amiclubwear.com


Amiclubwear.com

Shopping could not be simpler on this website. The site offers the latest in clothing, accessories, shoes, and even make-up. I ordered from the site a few months back and received my order quite quickly. I have recently placed and order with them today, in fact, this morning, and my item has already been sent. With my first shopping experience everything that I ordered was extremely reasonably priced. I even managed to get a few pairs of gladiators shoes for about $5…..five dollars…Can you believe that? AMI has the best clearance selection of items that I have ever seen. Shoes marked as low $4 if you catch it before it’s gone. Don’t let the prices fool you, the lower prices, does not mean the have fudged on the quality of the goods. Everything is top quality. My order totaled over $50, so I was able to swipe their free shipping code (AMISHIPPED) and my package was shipped UPS Ground. Another fun shopping tip: If you sign up for the email newsletter, you will receive great promotional deals straight to your inbox. Don’t have and email, check back on the site frequently for special codes listed right on the home page. Happy Shopping!!!
**In the picture to the right (I have the polka dot tank on): I am wearing a pair or grey suede peep toes pumps, strap detail around the ankle, and extremely comfortable shoes were one of the luck clearance finds on amiclubwear.com***

**This is a friendly review. I have not been paid or prompted to write this review, nor do I work for nor have stake in this company**

Wyndham Cozumel Resort and Spa




The Wyndham Cozumel Resort & Spa was a beautiful resort from the moment we arrived the open aired lobby decorated in modern Mexican art and the friendly smiles of the staff were extremely welcoming. We stayed in the Sabor section of the resort however during the leisure part of the day such as the beach, pool, and restaurants it wasn't just Sabor members only which was fine with us (me and my boyfriend). Our Private Bar Tender at the Sabor Pool Bar was not only fun and entertaining, I believe he was a friend to our group, his name was Rigo. The all inclusive package included mid grade liquor and above. Our shot glasses runnith over with Patron and Captain Morgan’s. What a nice surprise. Our bartender certainly did a great job at making the guest feel welcomed. Adriana at the personal concierge desk was outstanding, and she was always willing to help us with our safe and towels when needed. The most amazing part was no matter how many hours the staff worked, it seemed like they were happy to be there. Their infectious spirits and the overwhelming sense of home that the brought me and my boyfriend will be forever engraved in our minds. The restaurants were a delight, the food was fabulous and the service was superb. I can’t think of a single negative thing to say about the resort, except we had to leave and come home to Virginia back to reality.... The resort was a great mix of ages and groups with lots of activities such as snorkeling, diving, jet skiing, volleyball, and much more. The beaches were beautiful and the margaritas were always flowing! Can't wait to go back and see all of my great new friends I made in Cozumel.


**This is a friendly review. I have not been paid or prompted to write this review, nor do I work for nor have stake in this company**




Saturday, July 4, 2009

Wanna be a Jersetter, but can't afford the jet? Top 5 Vacations under $300 per person (3 days 2 nights incl. roundtrip flight and hotel)


JAMAICA: Hotel Riu Montego Bay Located in the north-west of the island, constructed directly on the beach of Mahoe Bay, this Resort offers a wide range of services including the "All Inclusive" system, in which guests' convenience and enjoyment is paramount.
Discover Montego Bay...
The exclusive town of Mahoe Bay, in the north of Jamaica just a few kilometres from Montego Bay, is outstanding for its wonderful beach of white sand and transparent waters. Because of its privileged situation, Mahoe Bay is a perfect place for discovering the treasures this region hides


Las Vegas: Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino Be seen at the hottest new Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, at the best location on the strip. Located center Strip across from the Bellagio and Caesars Palace and next to Paris Las Vegas. Let your celebrity shine at the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino. Welcome to the house that fame built. Where celebrities and those who choose to embrace the celebrity lifestyle can always feel comfortable and indulged. Planet Hollywood, where shopping, dining and gambling meets pampering, entertainment, and excitement.
The Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino is hip and decidedly dramatic, and the centerpiece of the Las Vegas Strip.


Miami: Hotel Nash Originally built in 1935, the Hotel Nash reopened in late December 1999 with an emphasis on superb comfort, elegant style, and attentive personal service. The Nash's 52 guest rooms are havens of soothing sage-green and ivory, custom furnished with shield-shaped armoires, and lounge beds. Beautiful studies of local flora adorn the rooms' walls. Spacious green-tiled bathrooms are equipped with Calcutta-marble vanities, and rainforest showerheads. Our three soothing spa pools provide an added balm to the senses. The Nash's lobby-level restaurant, Mark's South Beach, offers world-class cuisine in an intimate dining room that opens onto the garden and pool area. Ideally located in the heart of Miami Beach's landmark Art Deco district, the Nash is one block from the beach, and within strolling distance of some of the best shops, restaurants, and cultural attractions in town, including the galleries and boutiques of nearby Lincoln Road.


Bavaro Princess All Suites Resort Spa & Casino sits on an idyllic stretch of the magnificent Bavaro Beach. The Bavaro Princess All Suites Resort, Spa & Casino is an impressive resort that enjoys a prime location on beautiful Bavaro Beach. Numerous all-inclusive features and superb amenities make this a great choice for your Punta Cana Vacation.
A few feautures of All Inclusive Packackage:
9 Restaurants (2 Buffet, 1 Argentinean Steakhouse, 1 Italian, 1 Seafood, 1 Teppanyaki, 1 Gourmet Specialties and 1 Oriental), plus 1 Snack Bar 7 Bars, offering Domestic and international drinks. Two of the bars feature live music every day (premium brands not included) 2 Swimming pools (1 with swim-up bar)


Cozumel: El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel Cozumel What to expect: A favorite spot for cruise-ship crews seeking pool and beach time, the El Cid welcomes a mixed crowd of casual world travelers. Amenity highlights: El Cid offers beach-and-pool areas north and south of a beachside restaurant. To the north lies a large terrace of white sand with steps leading directly into the transparent water and the main pool, which measures 10.5 x 16.75 meters (35 x 55 feet). To the south lies a smaller pool (5.5 x 17 meters/18 x 55 feet) and a smaller stretch of sand (23 x 18 meters/25 x 20 yards). This section offers a sandy, six-meter (20-foot) opening to the sea and playground equipment adjacent to a children's center.
Insider tip: A movie crew sank an airplane just off the beach in the 1980s. Some 30 feet below the surface, the airplane is a popular diving target.


***quotes from bookit.com***

New Kanye West Louis Vuitton's
































Kanye West had a sneaker-endorsement deal with Nike, but now he's got a new line of sneaks for Louis Vuitton, selling for $900 US and up.
Louis Vuitton Don's, Don’s, named after Kanye West’s right-hand man, is the rapper’s take on the classic lace-up sneaker. In addition to the padded heel flap, it features a tongue specifically constructed to stand straight up, creating a hip urban look. Previewed in eye-popping red calfskin at Louis Vuitton’s Autumn/Winter 2009-2010 fashion show in January, it caused a sensation on the runway, and proved − as Kanye West intended − that it looked as good with formal wear as with dressed-down jeans
Louis Vuitton Jaspers. Jaspers is Kanye West’s signature hi-top sneaker, which comes with laces and padded Velcro straps in black suede or off-white calfskin with suede and patent leather trim. In addition, a flamboyant leather patchwork version sports suede tassels with gold-finish accessories and a fluorescent pink outsole inspired by Japanese pop art.
Louis Vuitton Mr Hudson, The same tassels and fluorescent outsole also feature on the leather patchwork version of the third style, Mr Hudson, which gives the iconic boat shoe an edgy street-style update. Named after an artist who features on Kanye West’s latest album, 808s & Heartbreak, Mr Hudson is also available in bright white calfskin with patent trim.




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