It’s one of our favorite days of the year, Small Business Saturday! And while I believe everyone should support small businesses each and every day, an extra day of recognition never hurts! =) Before we get into the good stuff, I just have one shameless self promo… If you’re a small business, here’s our Small Business Saturday deal for you! Get 50% OFF your first month of VIP Gem Nation membership with code SHINE at checkout! It can be your holiday gift to your business! Join our community of inspiring entrepreneurs. Membership details here. BUSINESS: 50% of website packages from Save Your Time Biz Solutions 35% off your entire cart of $25+ with coupon code SHOPREVERIEBLACKFRIDAY at Reverie Lane Designs $10 Styled Stock Photos at Diva Gone Domestic BLOGGING: Pay what you can blog planner from Gumroad, Inc! Three different sheets available – print out as many as you need. BEAUTY: Give
After a big Thanksgiving feast who honestly wants to spend the next day waiting in long lines while shoppers trample over each other? It’s not worth it! You can maintain your zen while shopping the best Black Friday deals from you bed still in your jammies! BEAUTY Julep Save up to 75% on Julep’s Holiday Collection and get a FREE Julep Mirror Compact with any purchase of $25 or more. To get the free gift, add the Julep Mirror Compact to your shopping cart and use code GIFTING at checkout! Gorgeous Cosmetics FREE Buff Foundation Brush at checkout with code BUFF + other deals and specials! NARS Cosmetics 20% off with email sign up FASHION Alice + Olivia 25% off sitewide Anthropologie 25% off sitewide with code SHOPTOIT Charming Charlie FREE shipping on everything // tons of $10 deals Express 50% off EVERYTHING! Steve Madden 8 days of YASS – madd
If you’re reading this, it’s probably pretty safe to say that you love shoes. Today’s footwear industry is all about comfort and functionality, without having to sacrifice style. We’ve teamed up with our friends at Clickless to put together a huge bundle (worth over $350!) of fellow shoe-loving, small businesses so that you can try that latest and greatest in shoe innovations. The giveaway bundle is complete with every accessory you need to make your footwear more fashionable, more comfortable, and more functional! Meet the brands we’ve partnered with and then enter to win it below! To start, we have to talk about our beloved Clickless Heel Protectors! A scuffed Jimmy Choo is a sad Jimmy Choo, and it’s a glum fact of life that even our most expensive heels may only make it through a few wears before they become too rough, uneven, and uncomfortable to survive another day in
Julep’s new Jelly polishes are so much fun! Julep’s Jelly gets its name because it dries translucent and jelly-like (unlike other finishes you may be familiar with like creme, matte or glitter). One coat of Jelly polish is usually pretty sheer, so you can build and build until you get the candy-like (think Jolly Rancher effect) mani you’re craving. Here a few ways to use your Jelly Polish gift to bump up the glam factor of your current mani: Add a Jelly tip on matte polish for a fierce French mani Vamp up any black Pair a jelly with a similar color for extra pow-wow-WOW Pop some Jelly on white Use as a top coat on nail art Add some texture in your nail art—jelly stripes & dots are the best! Pick a free Jelly Polish with any $10 purchase at Julep.com with code JELLYSWAG through July 28, 2015. Julep
Let’s be honest, a lot of us absolutely dread the thought of grocery shopping. There’s a strong chance you put it off until there’s absolutely nothing left to eat or drink in the house; don’t be ashamed, we’ve all done it. However, what if there was an easy way to save money on our groceries to make them feel like a not-so-expensive, yet necessary, expense? What if you could actually PROFIT from buying groceries? Well, set your fears aside, because Emilie Burke and her ShopHack App are here to make those dreams a reality! Emilie was generous enough to answer a few questions for us about how this seemingly impossible feat is, in fact, possible. To get even more info about ShopHack and to help Emilie get her knowledge out to the rest of the world, check out her Indiegogo Campaign! Allyn Lewis: Please tell me about the time you walked
I refuse to ever let go of the mermaid trend. Dive in with my picks for fulfilling your nautical dreams: Sea Life Charm Necklace ($98.00) / Morgan Polish ($14.00) / Manda Polish ($14.00) / Dead Sea Mud Facial Mask ($24.77) / Nita Crossbody Bag ($44.00) /Teach Me Your Sways Dress in Jade Green ($59.99) / Striped Sequin Shift Dress ($160.00) / Selene Sequins Strappy Dress ($288.00) / Rubie Dazzle Scalloped Metallic Sandal ($69.95) You can also find out how to seriously be a mermaid here.
In a world saturated with exploitation, greed, and unethical practices that often go unnoticed, there is nothing bolder than a business built around hope and help. To The Market is changing the notion that shopping has to be a materialistic venture. Jane Mosbacher Morris launched To The Market after a trip to India revealed the opportunity to empower survivors of abuse, conflict, and disease by supporting their access to work and providing opportunities for economic independence. From wrap skirts and yoga bags to stationary and jewelry, Jane and the To The Market team support artisans of all kinds in 20 countries worldwide. Every product page includes tidbits on how the piece was made and details on how your order will empower the designer. Reminders like “hear the stories of redemption and restoration shining through the paint and remember, you are part of this story too” make the buying experience more personal and
Sure, Valentine’s Day is sweet, but this holiday isn’t just about romance and relationships, it’s about spreading love. So, whether it’s your boyfriend, your gal pals, your best friend, or even yourself, don’t be bitter this year and make any hearts that are important to you happy! Here are our picks for anyone on your lovely list: If you’re in Pittsburgh, share your love in style and join the Mall at Robinson‘s “What makes your heart happy?” promotion! Share what you love on Instagram, hashtag #LoveShareWin and #styleMAR for your chance to win dinner for two, an overnight stay at DoubleTree by Hilton, a $250 Mall Gift Card and a Basket of Love! Winner picked Monday (2/9). Follow here: http://ow.ly/IwiLW