Sunday Night After the Superbowl - What to do? Shop!!

Good evening all -

Post-Superbowl and Pre-Valentine’s Day, what do we do? If we can’t hop on a plane to Paris (sigh), then the next best thing is to ride the waves of cyberspace and go shopping.

Herewith, two delightful sites:

1. is an international consignment site, with amazing range and versatility. Connect with fashionistas worldwide and dream of wonderful things, such as a pink leather Balenciaga weekend bag for around $600. Sounds like a lot, but compared to an Hermes bag (pretty much any Hermes bag), it’s a bargain. You can chat via email with the fashionistas selling their stuff and peruse all of the prior emails and other items for that person. It’s fun and it’s a collective.

Check it out at:

2. Next up: Rue La La. This site features deeply discounted designer items, mostly on flash sales that last 1-2 days. I saw a great video clip by a fashion blogger who picked up two pairs of Valentino rockstud pumps in lovely colors at about $200/discount per pair (almost enough to pay for that Balenciaga bag.) Items sell out ASAP.

They also have a fun twitter feed.

Check out Rue La La at:

Twitter at: Rue La La@RueLaLa

Prepping for Paris Fashion Week this September.


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