To The Holidays – A Toast with Offley Tawny Port

Offley Tawny porto

The Holidays are here and its time to celebrate! We celebrate with family, friends, co-workers, strangers and it’s just that warm, fun time of the year.  This is also the time of year when we are eating rich foods and decadent desserts — that was top of mind when I choose our featured wine for [...]

Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: How To Choose Perfume For Someone Else

Oud Ispahan

With the holiday season upon us, I can’t help but get my into a gift-giving state of mind and, inevitably, fragrance is part of the equation. But pairing the right scent to the right individual can prove challenging…and even downright disastrous.  Luckily I’ve got friends in fragrant places. I recently sat down with Roberto Adolfo Vargas, Northeast Regional Educator for Maison Francis Kurkdjian, [...]

#TheGifter Mission of the Week: Outgifting Countdown

May I suggest these majorly on trend, seude, wedge boots for. Originally, priced at over $140, you can score these at Marshalls for $59.99. TIP: Know her shoe size

Yikes! The Christmas shopping crunch is upon us…so this week’s #TheGifter mission, Outgifting Countdown, is right on time. This week I’ll be spotting incredible last-minute gift ideas for you to give everyone on your list. And we’re not talking any old gift…no no! This week, I’ve spotted loads of popular designer labels for less…labels that [...]

#TheGifter Mission of the Week: Outgift the Ungiftable

Stunning Hostess Gift Spotted at TJMaxx/ Marshalls/ HomeGoods Holiday Preview

And just like that, the holiday shopping season is upon us. The most wonderful time of the year is here and your arm’s length holiday list won’t shop for itself (sadly, it really won’t). And seeing as you’re probably not independently wealthy (if you are, can we please be friends?!) you’re probably going to need [...]

2012 Holiday Gift Guide: Robert Verdi Style

For The Jet-Setter, The Blogging Buddy, and The Gadget Guru

Oh Em Gee! It’s Dec 9 and you have a little more than two weeks to get your act together. And by “get your act together” — I mean, complete your holiday shopping. Leading up to the holidays, I have provided several holiday gift guides to help you navigate the gift giving scene. Click here, [...]

Fall Makeup Trendspotting 2010: Smashbox


For Fall 2010 Smashbox introduces subtly sunkissed complexion that is beautifully highlighted with golden undertones. The look exudes warm and radiant skin against dramatically rimmed inky metallic eyes. Naturally, as to not overdo it or lose focus, a toned down nude gloss completes the look that is “MASQUERADE“. Meet the collection: Eye Shadow Palette in [...]