Tuesday, April 26th, 2011 | Nail Polish, Product Picks, Swatches | 2 Comments
Given how much I “heart” Priti Soy Nail Polish Remover, I’m rather surprised that is has taken me this long to try Priti Nail Polish, a non-toxic, 3 Free nail polish developed to be safe for children and expectant moms.
As part of my very first Priti Nail Polish haul, I picked up an intriguing neutral shade called Sweet Sultan, described as a “matted gray rose” on the Priti website. Sweet Sultan by Priti NYC has since become one of my favorite nail polish shades ever, a really great work-to-play neutral polish. It’s even up there with my favorite Paul & Joe Beaute Nail Enamel in 05 Teacup.
Tons More Photos & Swatches of Priti Nail Polish in Sweet Sultan…
The first photo above shows Sweet Sultan applied in 1-2 coats: › Continue reading
Friday, October 22nd, 2010 | Free Stuff, Hot Happenings, Makeup, Photos, Sales, Stores | Comments Off
Meilily Sale & Free Stuff Alert! Sephora Friends & Family Sale 2010 + Free Birthday Gift!
The moment you’ve all been waiting for is here: the Sephora Friends & Family Sale is on now! Use code FF2010 for 20% off Sephora.com purchases (until November 3).
On a somewhat related note, Sephora sent me a birthday gift this year, clearly not to be outdone by Anthropologie’s birthday gift! As a Sephora Beauty Insider (free membership) I received a coupon redeemable for a free birthday beauty gift set at Sephora.
The Sephora birthday gift includes a mini powder eyeshadow, mini eyeliner pencil, and a mini mascara. Check out more photos of the Sephora Beauty Insider Birthday Gift Set… › Continue reading
Meilily Hot Happenings Recap! Favorites from the Renegade Craft Fair!
Had a great time at the Renegade Craft Fair in San Francisco this past weekend! Did you go? Loved meeting tons of designers and supporting small/local businesses at the same time.
Some of my favorite designers from the 2010 SF Renegade Craft Fair:
- Nous Savons: Not only were the lapel necklaces unique and fun, but creator Jocelyn Nguyen was really sweet and friendly.
- Catia Chien: Illustrations – Delicate and beautiful. The children’s books she illustrated looked great! (Btw: Catia’s not listed on the Craft Fair artists page.)
- Souldier: Loved their reclaimed seat belt camera straps when I saw them on Photojojo – So many cool colors! Picked up a forest green camera strap, and I’m still trying to imagine the car it came from! (Souldier also makes guitar straps.)
- I Made You a Beard: Well-fitting well-made yarn beards. Need I say more?
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Thursday, June 10th, 2010 | Hot Happenings, Makeup, Sales, Shoes, Skincare | Comments Off
Meilily Sale Alert: Bliss Blowout Sale – Up to 70% Off!
It’s that time again… The Bliss Blowout Sale is here, and you can get some great beauty, skincare, toning and fitness products on sale from happening brands like MBT, Fitflop, Laura Mercier, MD Skincare, Hourglass, and more.
I’ve been waiting for the big Bliss sale all year! Hopefully they will keep adding to the sale like they usually do.
More discount codes and suggested products to check out during the Bliss sale:
3 Custom Color: MOOD LIGHTING SHIMMER TRIO
Friday, August 14th, 2009 | Fashion, Hot Happenings, Sales, Stores | Comments Off
As promised, here are the details on the upcoming Goldyn Sample Sale!
If you haven’t yet checked out ShopGoldyn.com and their amazing selection of sale apparel, you’ve been missing out on fantastic prices and cool designers! Now, this Goldyn Sample Sale promises to be even better! The sale flyer says it all, but just in case, here are the essentials…
What: Goldyn Bi-annual Sample Sale (Up to 90% off apparel! Wow!)
When: August 17 – 23, 2009
Details: All sales final, so choose wisely!
3457 Ringsby Court #106
Denver, Colorado 80216
Btw- Don’t forget: new customers at ShopGoldyn.com get 30% off with code “GOLDYN30″! Not sure if this code will work during the sample sale, but it’s something to keep in mind!
Happy Saving! Happy Shopping! from Meilily
Monday, February 23rd, 2009 | Free Stuff, General, Makeup, Product Picks, Sales, Skincare | Comments Off
Meilily Sale Alert! Sue Devitt Beauty is currently having a really fantastic Friends & Family Sale – everything is a whopping 50% off! As far as sales go, this one is truly great, especially since Sue Devitt makes some really unique high-quality beauty products. The last time I saw Sue Devitt Beauty prices this low was during the Bliss Employee Sale.
Sale: Sue Devitt Friends & Family Sale
Discount: 50% off through Sue Devitt (must call 1-888-870-1150 to order)
When: February 17 – 27, 2009 (phone orders available M-F 9am-6pm EST)
Happy Shopping! from Meilily
Monday, February 2nd, 2009 | Makeup, Product Picks, Sales, Tools and Brushes | Comments Off
Meilily Sale Alert and Product Pick!
Currently, Sephora.com has a beautiful face and eye makeup palette by Fresh on sale for 50% off! The Fresh Victoire Face Palette is now on sale for only $32.50 at Sephora, and it’s normally $65!
The mirrored Victoire Face Palette by Fresh has gotten great reviews on Sephora.com, and includes blush, face shimmer, 6 very pretty eyeshadows, and a makeup brush.
Happy Shopping from Meilily!
Tuesday, January 27th, 2009 | Product Picks, Sales, Stores | Comments Off
Meilily Sale Alert and Product Pick!
Greenloop, a “green” online shop, is currently having a fantastic 30% off sale on Envirosax bags, the best reusable shopping bags ever! If I were to make a list of products that have actually made my life way easier, I would put Envirosax Reusable Shopping Bags on the list.
What: Greenloop 30% Off Envirosax Sale + Free Shipping Offer
Greenloop Free Shipping Code: BYOB09
When: Until February 2, 2009
Envirosax reusable bags are roomy, durable, attractive, and also very easy to store. I can attest to stuffing these full of heavy groceries without any problem. The Envirosax bags are made of lightweight polyester, printed using a non-fading process, and are supposed to be waterproof. Another thing that sets the Envirosax shopping bags apart from other bags is their self-closing feature (you can’t see it in product photos)- Just roll up a bag and the snap closure loops attached to the bottom wrap easily around the bag for compact storage. › Continue reading
Friday, January 23rd, 2009 | Contests, Hot Happenings, Sales, Stores | Comments Off
Meilily Sale Alert!
So I got this flyer from Old Navy that says they’re having a special in-store “Goga-Go” event from January 24-25. You can get Old Navy women’s yoga pants on sale for $15 (until January 29), but, better yet, you can even get cute metal water bottles on sale for just $5 on January 24! This Old Navy event seems to be related to the Ellen Degeneres Show… (read on below)
Hot Happening: Old Navy In-Store “Goga-Go-Motion” Yoga Sale & Contest Event
When: January 24-25, 2009 (*Note: metal water bottles are only on sale January 24)
Keep reading to find out how to win a Wii or $10,000!
As part of the Old Navy “Goga-Go-Motion” event, there will be a random “game” happening at Old Navy stores, courtesy of the Ellen Degeneres Show. › Continue reading
Friday, January 16th, 2009 | Hot Happenings, Product Picks, Sales, Stores, Wishlist | Comments Off
With the economy as it is, San Francisco-based online store, Maneater Threads, is closing up shop this month. The store has featured clothing from Project Runway designers and other up-and-comers. So far, two sales are planned for January at the Maneater Threads SF office.
Meilily recommends checking out Maneater Threads for the jackets by Mike and Chris, tops from Nu Collective, flower of the month necklaces by Kimberly Faith, and the one-shoulder dress by Les Prairies de Paris (shown left to right).
What: Maneater Threads Closing Sale(s)
Where: Maneater Threads Office, 101 Townsend St., Suite 302, San Francisco, CA 94107
When: January 16, 2009, 4-6:30pm; January 23, 4-6:30pm.
Discounts: 40% off purchases of $100 or more; or 50% off $150 or more.
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org; 415-77-1488 › Continue reading
Meilily Sale Alert! Banana Republic stores are offering 20% off purchases of $100 or more during their in-store Winter Sale. You can combine this discount with other in-store discounts, including an extra 20% off already-reduced items, for really great deals! Currently the selection is still pretty decent, including lace camisoles, men’s dress pants and shirts, and even coats.
What: Banana Republic In-Store 20% off $100 or more (cashiers have coupons).
When: January 12 -22, 2009
Here are some items I found on sale for at least 25% off during the current Body Care & Cosmetics Sale at Elephant Pharm, my new favorite drugstore:
(Clockwise from top-left: Terranova Perfume Essence 8 ml Roll-on in Shea Blossom; Pre de Provence Cucumber Soap; River Soap Company 5 oz. Soap Sampler in Sandalwood, Rose Geranium, Lavender, Citrus, and Woodland; Dr. Bronner’s 18-in-1 Hemp Pure-Castile Soap in Citrus Orange; Aura Cacia Sweet Orange Essential Oil 15 ml.)
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