A unique column of finds in New York from
the eyes of someone who is a discoverer...Rhonda
Happy Anniversary, Tommy :
Photo: Isabelle Erb
For Spring/Summer 2011, Tommy Hilfiger updated classic, preppy looks, like tennis whites, crisp blazers, and bucket hats. The theme of the collection was, Twisted Country Club, and it marked the designers 25th year in the fashion business. An impressive group of celebrities was on hand at the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Tent to celebrate Hilfigers important anniversary, including Jennifer Lopez, Bradley Cooper, Lenny Kravitz, Neil Patrick Harris, and Rebecca Romijn. After the show, the party moved next door to the Metropolitan Opera House, where guests were treated to a concert by the classic American rock band, the Strokes.
Visitors to the Daily Beauty Bar, a Fashion Week oasis located in New Yorks Townhouse Spa, received an array of beauty gifts including Urban Decays 100% Vegan Palette. It contains 6 Eye Shadows, an Eye Shadow Primer Potion and a 24/7 Eye Pencil, all attractively packaged in a decorated compact. You certainly dont have to be a vegan to love this versatile set.
Urban Decay Vegan Palette
Photo: Isabelle Erb
During Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, The Victorias Secret Foundation of Fashion VIP Suite offered spectacular views of New York City from its penthouse location high above Lincoln Center. Guests, enjoyed Bombshell makeovers, manicures, massages, and a chance to preview upcoming Victorias Secret intimates and fragrance collections, including their recently launched Bombshell scent.. The new fragrance is a sensuous mix of purple passion fruit, Shangri-la peony, and vanilla orchid. Kristin Chenoweth, Denise Richards and Kourtney Kardashian were just a few of the celebrities who stopped by.
Victorias Secret Bombshell, 1.7 oz. Eau de Parfum, $45.00
This compact Verbatim Optical Travel Mouse features a retractable USB cable and works with any computer with a USB port. This special edition comes in a vibrant shade of pink and $1.00 from the sale of each mouse will benefit the Susan G. Komen for the Cure/Canadian Cancer Society.
Verbatim Pink Optical Travel Mouse, $12.99
An iPhone Mobile App for Breast Cancer Patients:
The Breast Cancer Diagnosis Guide is a free mobile app for the iPhone that helps patients understand the medical terms of their pathology reports. It also assists them in obtaining information specific to their diagnosis.
The Breastcancer.com Diagnosis Guide
Look Good Feel Better:
Until October 31st, Thierry Mugler will donate 100% of the proceeds from sales of their pretty, pink Womanity Bath & Body products to Look Good Feel Better. The organization offers support to cancer patients throughout their treatment and recovery.
Womanity by Thierry Mugler Perfumed Shower Gel, $40.00, Perfumed Body Milk, $45.00, and Perfumed Body Cream, $55.00
Past 'Better Bets':Eat, Drink, And Be Guilt Free