The weekly Commandress feature ‘Fashion Flashback’ by Amy (Bergsma) Schwarzenbach features the author’s 1980s fashion retrospectives as a new way to understand – and inspire – contemporary fashion styles. As a typical teenage girl, I amassed an impressive collection of cosmetics, lotions and potions. I was also always on the go, so my Caboodles makeup case […]
“Smart, Chic & Made in the USA” spotlights American-made clothing for professional women and their families. Here’s a fantastic little Made in the USA item to keep on hand for yourself – as well as for when you need a last-minute gift for others. The Pinch Provisions ‘Snake Charmer’ Mini Emergency Kit is filled with 17 […]
This may be the best Friends & Family Sale yet – 33% off from philosophy! It’s the perfect time to stock up on Made in the USA skincare and fragrances. Use code PHILOFRIEND to save 33% now through June 7. Disclosure: this post includes affiliate links for philosophy.
Greetings readers! No post yesterday because my network provider put Commandress on lockdown – hackers were using computer programs to try to guess WordPress passwords and access accounts. I’m so glad to be back today – in part because I’ve been eager to share these noteworthy sales! Many of the sales are in honor of one […]
I feel like I’ve been waiting forever for this Sunday’s Mad Men season premier! Here’s some fun stuff to entertain fans during the home stretch. If Mad Men were a cocktail, it would be 1 part great storytelling, 1 part incredible acting and 1 part delightful mid-century styling. There’s so much style to admire, but – […]
I must admit that today’s Commandress post is a bit delayed in part because I was “researching” the great Beauty.com promotion featured here. Starting today, you can receive a free Cynthia Rowley designer clutch filled with Beauty.com products with any $100 Beauty.com purchase ($170 value) – including a box of very cool Cynthia Rowley Band-Aids. (Why should […]
I hope everyone enjoyed a merry holiday! We’ve moved on to another round of holiday mega-sales. Here are my top ten favorites among this week’s online sales: Anthropologie – save an additional 30% off sale items with promo code WOW30 Bloomingdale’s – save up to 30% during the semi-annual handbag sale (including an impressive designer […]
We’ve almost reached the one week countdown to Christmas - potentially a time of high anxiety for anyone who is still checking off a holiday gift list. If the very thought of entering a mall this time of year gives you hives, you’ve come to the right place: the Commandress Holiday Gift Guides “2012 Top 10 Websites for […]