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Yoga Army Clothing 

Yoga Army

Yoga Army is a novelty dress and separates line that is a fusion of rock 'n' roll edge mixed with comfort and sexy femininity.  Available in over 80 of the finest boutiques in the U.S.  Women's dresses and separates with leather detail, original embroidery artwork, crystal stones, studs, custom silver hardware - everything that a woman's ego desires. Yoga Army is all about quality, not quantity. When you put on one of their pieces you know it's unique, and has been made with passion.  It's a patriot made brand that believes in keeping America working.  Yoga Army has a message, a story. It's the new Ying-Yang for the West. Website: www.yogaarmy.com

 

 

Jillian Clare and Melissa "Mojo" Hunter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Clothing of the American Mind

Since its creation 2004, Clothing of the American Mind (COTAM)--a Los Angeles-based apparel company, has donated more than $20,000 to progressive causes and candidates committed to issues of social and political justice, including electoral reform, supporting our troops by bringing them home, preserving our environment, fighting for universal health care, protecting women's rights and their bodies from governmental invasion and keeping our privacy intact and protected from unlawful government surveillance. By purchasing and wearing Clothing of the American Mind products, you are stylishly promoting democracy, protecting the earth's valuable resources and making this world a better place for us all.

 

 

Badulak Handbags 

April Scott with Badulak Bag and Rockin Crystals and Charms

Inspired by the Rolling Stones concert on the Beach in Rio, La Chica Chic rocks out. The Badulak Bag delivers a sexy hit with bright colors and brilliant beads. Hand made in Brazil La Chica Chic is hip, eye-catching and intriguing. The Badulak Bag -- the name means good luck -- takes from Brazilian Voodoo to protect the wearer from harm. Made of silky, supple goatskin it comes in rich chocolate brown, black, caramel and purple. It is the highlight of the new La Chica Chic collection that is playful and unusual. Fun crystals strung on luxe leather threads - Badulak Jewelry - coordinate with the bag and add a touch of whimsy to every outfit. Be hip. Be sexy. Rock on Mama with La Chica Chic.

Bold and beautiful hand made bags and belts from Brazil for everywoman who is ready to turn heads. Brilliant beads and crystals intertwined with golden threads adorn feminine accessories with Latina flair.  The star bag this season is BADULAK made of supple goatskin and decorated with unusual charms to keep evil at bay. Each bag is unique, the details varying to suit the wearer with outstanding style.  Created specially for the Holidays 2006 is the RICKY bag, a wild and crazy bag covered in Brazilian charms and crystals - created for the Latin Grammys in honor of Ricky Martin (man of the year).

Website: www.lachicachic.com


Piedra Stone Jewelry

Neutrine Drop Earings

Piedra Stone, a jewelry designer based out of Los Angeles, got her start by apprenticing with a group of renowned silversmiths in Taos, New Mexico. At the age of 19 her mentors were martial artists, shamans and world travelers who taught her the traditional art of silversmithing. Piedra's line is influenced by her culturally diverse history, fired of molten metal and hand-forged into a boldly, modern aesthetic. She has brought back the spirit of this lost art of traditional jewelry making and it now speaks in a very urban, yet sensual tone. Often these pieces end up being more than decoration; they become tangible reflections of the wearer's inner strength.  Her Jewelry has been featured in Angelino Magazine, as well as Flaunt, NHA and numerous award and fashion shows around L.A. Piedra Stone Jewelry can be seen dangling from the lobes, necks, decolletages, wrists and fingers of celebrities and style aficionados across the country 

Website: www.piedrastone.com

 

My Little Pretty

My Little Pretty hits the runway with Kami Shade's new line.  My Little Pretty rocked the runway at the latest Hollywood Shop 'til You Drop Event on September 23rd, 2006.  MLP was worn throughout many of the fashion shows, including Kami Shade's new line.  Mari Morrow was seen sporting her green turquoise and smokey quartz necklace from MLP.  For more information on this jewelry line, be sure to visit www.mylittlepretty.com

 

Bend the Rules - Boxer Briefs for Men 

Dorian Greggory

What do Charlie Sheen, Bruce Willis and many of Hollywood's leading men have in common? Take a peek beneath their pricey designer clothes and you'll find their favorite supporting player is "Bend the Rules" Boxer Briefs. The list of top celebrities enjoying BtR Boxer Briefs is so long it's hard to think of those who don't yet own a pair. Everyone who wears them swears by them. Charlie Sheen has purchased over 60 pair. Guys' can't seem to get enough.  The fabric is incredible! It retains it's shape, feels luxurious to the touch and is very breathable. "Bend the Rules" is contoured to hug and flatter a man's body. Website: http://www.bendtherules.com/

Bill Dellamy and founder Markus Bender


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spanx Tight-End Footless Tights


Coined the "most figure-flattering" leggings by People and seen on celebs like Jessica Alba, Michelle Trachtenberg, and Jessica Simpson, these leggings slim your rear, thighs, and tummy creating an overall smooth silhouette.  They are the perfect way to freshen up your wardrobe and transition summer pieces into the fall and winter.  With an added tummy control panel, you won't see any unwanted lumps and bumps when you pair them with your favorite outfit, and the adjustable leg band allows you to place them on your calf, down to your ankle, and anywhere in between.  SPANX Tight-End Footless Tights have an all-cotton gusset, allowing you to go underwear free so you won't commit the number one fashion faux pas!

Spanx Tight-End Footless Bodyshaping Tights
Color: black, chocolate, cream, olive, and smoke
Sizes: A-G (95-325 lbs.)
Stores: Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdale's, www.spanx.com
1-888-806-7311

 


Toms - Shoes for Tomorrow 
 


Inspired by an Argentine shoe with a hundred year history and the continent's poverty and health issues, TOMS was created with a singular mission: To make life more comfortable.  TOMS accomplishes this through it's ultra lightweight design and the company's commitment to match every pair purchased with a donated pair to a child in need...there are no complicated formulas, it's simple...you buy a pair of TOMS and the company gives a pair to a child on your behalf. The vibrant colors and patterns in the debut collection depict Blake Mycoskie's life changing experiences in his travels to South America where he embraced the lifestyle wholeheartedly and therefore gave back by creating TOMS - shoes for Tomorrow. Website: http://www.tomsshoes.com/

 
Kirsten Jade - Contemporary Designer Dresses 

Kirsten Jade is the latest fashion house that caters to celebrities and the hip, fashion-conscious elite.  Our dresses are inspired by the innate beauty nesting deep inside every woman.  Such inspiration has been noticed by many celebrities, stylists, and fashion editors ever since our launch earlier this year.  Kirsten Jade collections are positioned in the highest end of the luxury market, and we are driven by a romantic, modern, feminine, and luxurious design style, couture-like quality and an impeccable level of customer service.

 

Shimmerelle Hosiery 

Display at Emmys

Rhinestone Tights for Girls, Crystallized by Swarvoski, Shimmerelle Hosiery was honored to be in the 2006 GBK Promotion Emmy Gift Suite.  The celebrities loved our super cute and  unique product: tights for girls, Crystallized by Swarovski.  Some celebrities took 2 to 3 pairs as gifts for youngsters they knew.  Shimmerlle uses exclusively high quality Swarovski Crystal Rhinestones and mix two crystals, clear and aurora borealis.  Aurora borealis shimmers in all colors of the rainbow.  By mixing and randomly placing up to 80 stones all over the tights, adds dimension and uniqueness.  When girls run their legs sparkle brilliantly!

Website: www.shimmerelle.com


Hedy Manon 

The General in Argyle

This Brown and Pink argyle sweater is luxuriously soft and elegantly detailed, the Hedy Manon brown and pink argyle sweater from the 2006 Fall collection is a fashionable pick for the posh pet.  The sweater has a beautiful chain accented with  buttons that have been dipped in 18K gold.  A fashionable pick that has been featured in Elle magazine this season.   The brown and pink argyle is modeled by the face of Hedy Manon, "General Mc Arthur."  Travel in style in the Hedy Manon Monaco handbag that accommodates a pet.  The handbag has been designed with magnetized flaps on each side for the pampered pooch.  Each of the handbags are made in Italy using only the finest leathers from Florence, Italy.   The Monaco handbag has been featured in Elle magazine and the Robb Report along with supermodel "General". Visit us online at: www.hedymanon.com


 Tsubo Shoes

These shoes were a big hit at the Silver Spoon Pre-Emmy Gifting Suites. Stars such as Felicity Huffman, George Stults, Kathy Griffin, Lacey Chabert, Sofia Bush and Allison Janney all picked up a pair of Tsubos. These shoes are very modern, stylish, and extremely comfortable. Tsubo means "healing points" in Japanese. They are made of some of the most unique fabrics and leathers on the market; Tsubo has really cornered the market on comfort and style in one line. For more information on Tsubo go to www.tsubo.com 

 


Pierce Jeans

Pierce Jeans is the latest denim sensation with a collection of thoroughly modern designs in flattering fits to enhance a woman's form.  Manufactured from the finest Japanese denim, the line is manufactured exclusively in the US with washes in unique surface fades and a soft hand. The latest collection features about forty pieces from the basic five-pocket to super slim leg. Pierce Jeans uses 10 1/2, 11 1/2 and 12 1/2 oz denims with lycra blend for memory and retention. The denim undergoes processing treatments that bring out surface effects or fuse in a particular pigmentation that doesn't dissipate in the wash. Colors range from various tones of black and blue with or without vintage patinas as well as olive, mustard, burgundy and brown. Each piece is sculpted close to form and cut for the perfect fit, embodying confidence, style and a casual sensibility that works from day to evening. Website: www.piercejeans.com


Butterfly Creations   

 

Handmade jewelry from butterfly creations was showcased at the recent Hollywood Shop Til you drop shopping event.  Styles include handetched pendants on long silver chains as well as other stylish looks.Website: www.butterfly-creations.net

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Miss Misa Jewelry

This elegant Swallow Necklace necklace is made from a large swallow pendant and gold filigree. From the Miss Misa Jewelry Collection. Chain is gold plated and measures 18 inches. Bird measures 8 cm across.  This is a beautiful piece that cannot be missed!

Website: www.missmisa.com

 

 

 

 

Janaration - Yoga Inspired Jewelry 

The designs are Yoga inspired. By designing with a
purpose I wanted to create simplicity in my pieces that inspires and promotes self-confidence, independence, creativity, healing and harmony. Jana Camp is a Yoga teacher, Jewelry Designer
and Actress from Atlanta, Georgia. She currently resides in Los Angeles.  Having three creative and mentally stimulating outlets really aids in the
balancing of the mind, body and spirit.

Website: www.janaration.com


Peeler Gear - Women's Track Jackets 

The Maria is one of our hottest pieces! A lightweight sporty black fleece jacket with white contrast piping. Incredibly soft and extra warm, yet highly breathable. 100% Combed Cotton. Pink Foil Winged P tagged on the back for more rock and roll flavor.

Website: www.peelergear.com

 

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