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Third day of Paris Fashion week witnessed great artistic work by top names such as Elie Saab, Jean Paul Gaultier and Valentino. Jean Paul Gaultier yet again amazed everyone with gauchos, sombreros, striped peasant blankets, Spanish shawls, and cigars, that flaunted on runway. Jean Paul Gaultier spring 2010 collection was inspired from an exhibition about Moctezuma, the Aztec emperor and Avatar’s tribal- eco message.

Presentation of theme was larger than life. Gaultier’s models were parading in fringed and silver-studded denim, bra-top feathered dresses and ball gowns woven in manner of peasant baskets. Jean Paul Gaultier successfully turned his spring/summer 2010 haute couture collection into a Mexican fiesta in Paris with songs by the Peruvian soprano, Yma Sumac, and the veteran salsa singer, Luis Marino. Continue>>

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Looks like this spring season is going to witness a lot of pastel colors replacing flashy pinks and reds. This notion has been reflected in Elie Saab Spring 2010 Haute Couture collection at Paris Fashion Week. Much like pieces already exhibited on runway by Giorgio Armani, Anne Valerie Hash and Christophe Josse, Elie Saab spring 2010 collection is also based on softer romanticism, soothing colors and enticing womens wear.

Models from Elie Saab’s Spring/Summer 2010 floated down the runway of Haute Couture Fashion Week in Paris flaunting beautiful gowns in washed-out colors and dusty tints of bois de rose, mauve, celadon, and plenty of foundation-shade beiges. Whole vibe of collection was magical, as models were looking fashion divas without any chunky jewelry and relatively natural makeup. Continue>>



Paris Fashion Week is getting more and more dramatic and stylish with every show. After unveiling of exotic collections by Anne Valerie Hash, Christophe Josse and Alexis Mabille based on variant themes, one more collection set the stage on fire or shall we say stage on Moon.

Armani Prive Spring 2010 Haute Couture was all about calmness, romance exhilarating from designer clothes based on beauty of moon. Seems like, after choosing new faces of Emporio Armani, Giorgio Armani is all set to just revamp whole look of brand. A surprisingly dramatic look was flaunted on stage by presentation of Giorgio Armani Prive Spring 2010 collection against a scudding clouds backdrop with silvery moon. Continue>>



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turbo tax premium

Filing tax return at the end of every financial year is mandatory and moral duty too. But, preparation of tax return is very confusing and time consuming. As tax payer is accountable for his tax return, so it should be done very carefully. Every Government defines different kinds of rules, regulation and laws regarding taxes which should be followed in a proper way. For general public these laws to understand is quiet difficult. That’s why, every tax payer want help of experts or professionals.

In today’s busy life style, every person is in search of something that makes his life simplified and peaceful at the same time. One of most tedious task these days is, filing tax return. To simplify this task, the best way is calculating tax return, Online. It makes tax filing procedure much easier for everybody. Many tax softwares are available online that can satisfy your doubt and problems regarding taxes. A tax software program gives advantage of expert guidance and smart tax strategies. By going through easy steps like, filling answers of questions in prescribed forms, you can get most suitable information regarding tax credits and deductions.

By using online tax softwares, you can prepare tax return more accurately because they have inbuilt error check features. Making some changes before submitting the form is also possible. Electronically filing tax returns offer you more facilities than paper filling. There’s no need to get frustrated for correcting mistakes as e-file gives you relief from using pencils, paper or even eraser. These online tax preparing services provide accurate results, proper and practical advices for saving maximum tax. They work like an expert or professional and with their help you can easily submit your income tax return to Internal Revenue Service (IRS) within time. Continue>>



The century-old purveyor of luxury goods, Saks Fifth Avenue has come up with an exciting giveaway for this Valentine’s Day and that’s The Parker Palm Springs Resort Getaway for Two. This Sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia, age 18 and older who have a valid email address at time of entry.

parker palm springs resort giveaway

Parker Palm Springs Resort Giveaway

The Grand Prize for winner and one guest is a 5 night stay in a Parker Palm Spring’s Villa, with interiors designed by Jonathan Adler. Actual ARV of Grand Prize may vary as per rates at time of stay. Prize includes accommodations for five nights, a $500 spa credit to Palm Springs Yacht Club, and daily breakfast for winner and guest at either Norma’s, hotel’s five-star diner or via room service. Prize does not include any type of transportation.

If the winner wants to keep this sweepstakes safe for any other time, then it is also possible. Winner can postpone this exciting giveaway in a condition that the travel must be completed by 12/28/2010 otherwise all rights to the prize will be forfeited. Winner and guest must travel together on same itinerary including same check-in and check-out dates.

For further details and to enter this sweepstakes, visit http://www.saksfifthavenue.com and follow all entry instructions to complete and submit your online entry before 2/08/10.



Dubey & Schaldenbrand Gran’Chrono watches are famous for their distinct dial looks that is sure to get attention. But its stylish women’s version, Gran’Chrono Astro is far more attractive than its predecessor. What makes this spectacular Gran’Chrono Astro diamond watch apart from its famous forerunner, the Gran’Chrono model, is its triple date function of indicating day of the week, day of the month and month, as well as the moon phase function.

All these innovative complications are housed into same, curved tonneau-shaped case, rendered in 4N (18K) pink gold. Paved with 432 TW/VS diamonds weighing 8.92 carats in total. This alluring and enticing model from Dubey & Schaldenbrand is also armed with anti-reflective sapphire crystals both on dial side and case-back.

Dubey & Schaldenbrand Gran’Chrono Astro Diamond Watch

Dubey & Schaldenbrand Gran’Chrono Astro Diamond Watch

The case is fitted with push-pieces, which were intentionally created to enhance aesthetic appeal of watch and ensure optimal comfort. It took over 90 operations and 16 months to produce final prototype of double curvature of the case, while the exclusive guilloché dial required same meticulous attention, with a total of 85 different stages. Continue>>



Roberto Cavalli made a grand entry in Milan Fashion Week 2010 with his stylish and rebellious collection. Till date, there have been a lot of stunning fashion shows by Versace, Dolce & Gabbana, Bottega Veneta and many more. But Roberto Cavalli has came up with flashy colors in a way, which poses freshness and rebel look.

Runway became lively as models started exhibiting the creations of Roberto Cavalli Fall 2010 collection. From cropped pants creepers to combat boots, there was everything in Roberto Cavalli menswear collection. Models wearing plaid shirts in red and yellow, as well as chunky parkas and peacoats updated with fur collars, flaunted a rugged and stylish look. Continue>>

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This January, Bobbi Brown has made it easy to keep all of your New Year resolutions with her new spring release Makeup Face Lift Collection. This collection allows you to instantly brighten your face and play up your eyes with a few simple tweaks.

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics are effortlessly wearable and are yet on trend every season and Spring 2010 Collection looks to be no different. She has clearly quoted that she has designed this collection to give women all the tools they need to look well-rested and bright-eyed in five minutes flat.

Bobbi Brown Makeup Face Lift Collection for Spring 2010

Bobbi Brown Makeup Face Lift Collection for Spring 2010

Included in the collection are: Continue>>



For Valentine’s Day, world’s largest bookseller, Barnes & Noble.com is offering lovers the widest selection of books, CDs, and DVDs/videos on love, sex, personal relationships and romance. And if you’re searching a perfect gift for your Handsome Hunk, according to his likes and dislikes, then your hunt ends here. Apart from books and movies & music collections, Barnes & Noble has come with some great Valentine’s Day gifts for him. You can top off your selection with a beautiful box of Godiva chocolates and a perfect Valentine’s Day card. Here are just a few selected items that can be a great gift for your Honey!!

Gift for a Writer: This Trianon Letters writing box will serve as a great gift for one who appreciates art of writing and values old-world craftsmanship. If your hubby or lover is a writer or he loves to write, then this set will provide a lifetime of enjoyment to him. The handsome wood box that looks like a treasured antique comes packed with fine writing instruments and variety of top-quality inks for $99.95.

Trianon Letters - writing box

Trianon Letters - writing box

For an Adventurer: This Picnic/Coffee Backpack for 2 would be a great gift for man who is out every season for an adventurous activity, or for a picnic lover who wants to spend some time alone with you. Classically designed with expert craftsmanship, this backpack comes complete with all accessories for two. Featuring Thermal Shield insulation, the food compartment and side wine/drink holders will keep food and drinks at their perfect temperature on any outdoor adventure. Priced for $99.95, it looks terrific, and it’s truly a joy to use.

Picnic/Coffee Backpack for 2

Picnic/Coffee Backpack for 2

For a Pen Collector: If your Valentine has a hobby of collecting pens, then this Hand Crafted Gold Embossed Genuine Leather Pen Box is a great gift for him. Part of The Luigi collection, this pen holder case brings to life the ornate style of Louis XIV of France. Italian artisans have recreated this style using leather techniques learned from ages. Its genuine antique leather is rubbed with a green patina to give a real turn of century feel, that is the 17th century! A wood core gives this Luigi Pen box weight and a solid core. Its desk blotter features 24 karat gold leaf embossing and is finished with green velvet inside to give the most exquisite pens a fine home. The handcrafted gift box make this a perfect gift for your heart King!

Hand Crafted Gold Embossed Leather Pen Box

Hand Crafted Gold Embossed Leather Pen Box

For Music Lover: This 9″ Portable DVD MP3 Player with G3 Capability will bring his favorite movies or music at any place he goes. The i1166 9″ Portable Multimedia Player combines superb functionality (with a built-in iPod dock capable of playing video and audio files directly from an iPod) and multi-format DVD/CD playback capabilities. Its widescreen TFT display doubles as a digital photo frame, enabling to view images from either built-in USB port or the SD/MMC memory card slot. In addition, it offers MPEG-4 video playback plus an A/V output to watch movies on external TV display. Isn’t it a cool gift for Valentine’s Day!!

Portable DVD MP3 Player

9" Portable DVD MP3 Player G3 Capability

For a Busy Businessman: This beautiful Hand Crafted Gold Embossed Genuine Leather Business Card Holder with Moire Lining will prove to be a great and useful gift for a businessman. A part of The Luigi collection this card holder brings to life the ornate style of Louis XIV of France. Featuring 24 karat gold leaf embossing, this card holder is finished with green moire lining.

Hand Crafted Gold Embossed Leather Business Card Holder

Hand Crafted Gold Embossed Leather Business Card Holder

Valentine’s Day is synonymous with tokens of love and affection from a loved one and Barnes & Noble bookstores have numerous ways to say, “I love you.” Score sultry savings when you shop anything for your Valentine at Barnes & Noble! The store is providing as much as 45% savings on Valentine’s Day Collection gifts, for a limited time period. Shop soon as this offer will expire on 02/14/2010. Don’t forget to take advantage of Barnes and Noble coupons for additional savings.



Humanity is a divine feeling flowing in our body. Whenever a cry is heard, thousands of helping hand comes to bring it out of gloominess. Whenever a call for sake of humanity is made, everyone join hands, be it a celeb or a common man, because at end of the day,we all are humans. It’s time to reignite flame of oneness and do it once again. Haiti needs our help.

Stars are coming forward to garner support for people of Haiti, going through impact of devastating earthquake of 7.0 magnitude. A slew of Hollywood stars like Wyclef Jean, Chris Martin, Scarlett Johansson Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie and Ben Stiller are doing efforts to bring some relief to people in Caribbean country. Celebs are donating as much as they can and urging their fans to lend a hand to bring back beauty of Haiti.

Any amount helps and that’s the reason why Haitian-born hip-hop mogul Wyclef Jean is encouraging general public to do all they could to help like, sending text ‘Yele’ to 501501 will automatically donate $5 to his Yele Haiti Earthquake Fund. UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have shown their help by donating $1 million to ‘Doctors Without Borders’ (look for the widget on right side of this page) and vowed to work closely with Wyclef Jean to assist those who have been injured and left homeless. Continue>>

Haiti Presidential Palace before and after earthquake

Haiti Presidential Palace before and after earthquake



Bold jewelry is really going to take note of this coming spring. Fashion savvy women love the edgy appeal which an extra bold fine fashion jewelry provides. New York based accessories and jewelry designer Kara Ross has designed some of the most unique and modern fine jewelry, especially the cuff bracelets, on the market.

Kara Ross NY, is one of New York’s hippest jewelery and handbag labels. She has obsessed people all over the world with her combination of exotic skins including stingray and python. Ross is a certified gemologist and is highly inspired by her passion for contemporary art. Current fans of Ross’s dramatic accessories include Anne Hathaway and Thandie Newton. Continue>>

Jewelry Designer Kara Ross

Jewelry Designer Kara Ross



Femininity is greatest power of a girl with which she can attract everyone, and portraying same in a beautiful dress gives her completely feminine look and power to attract their man towards them a lot more. A Valentine’s Day dress should be such that shows your strong points while hiding your weaker ones. If you have a date this Valentine’s Day, then don’t fear about the color to wear. Simply go for red and let his eyeballs spread a little more with these wordings, “WOW!! You are looking Gorgeous Today!” There is something about red that is so irresistible!

Red dresses are just perfect for Valentine’s Day because it is the color of love. It has the capacity to attract eyes and wearing a red dress exuberances on-looker with deep warm feelings. A skirt, a short halter dress or a floral designed spaghetti strap dress, all these very cute pieces in red, projects feminine image in an impressive way.

Red and Gold Baby Doll DressBackless Halter Dress by Sherri Hill

Red strapless dresses are timeless classic for women of all ages. A strapless dress makes a signature fashion statement, if selected and worn in a proper way. Strapless dresses are best suited for women with toned upper bodies. Just get them paired with a beautiful necklace and high heels and you are ready to rock!

One shoulder dresses are also very much in trend these days. The best thing about one shouldered dresses is, they provide a couture-type look to the wearer and are perfect for any ensemble. Danglers and good footwear are enough to embrace its beauty and one’s persona. Along with providing a sophisticated look, one shoulder dresses gives a remarkable confidence in walk too. Continue>>



Sweetheart Belgian Chocolate Covered Oreo Tin

Sweetheart Belgian Chocolate Covered Oreo Tin

Valentine’s Day is a wonderful gift giving time of the year that perfectly shows love and romance towards your loved one. Celebration of this special romantic day is incomplete without lovely gifts. It gives a great opportunity to show how much you love your mate. Chocolates, bouquet of flowers, cards, and jewelery pieces, all these are well known gifts for Valentine’s Day. A box filled with chocolates has been associated with passion, romance and a favorite gift for lovers from long time.

Almost everyone from kids to adult, love to taste delicious chocolate. Some people believe that chocolate is a source of spiritual wisdom, incredible energy and evoke so many feelings & emotions. Taste of chocolate brings a heavenly feeling that flow throughout our body. Scientific studies shows that theta brainwaves tend to increase when a person smell chocolate. So, a chocolate gift is an ideal choice on Valentine’s Day.

Sweetheart Belgian Chocolate Covered Oreo Tin: Nothing speaks from the heart better than a red collectible tin filled with 16 Oreo cookies hand-dipped in rich Belgian dark, white or milk chocolate. Some cookies are decorated with heart-themed confections and others are sprinkled with white, pink and red heart decorettes—all are scrumptious. Send it with personal message from your heart to theirs. Continue>>



Toshiba Mini NB205-N230 Netbook

Toshiba Mini NB205-N230 Netbook

In this fast, technology changing world, demand of faster, inexpensive and efficient netbooks is increasing day by day. Netbooks are such devices which are actually designed for Internet purpose, to communicate, get information and learn about new things. These lightweight, compact and easy to carry Netbooks are truly best for wireless communication & accessing Internet anywhere. This individual gadget can easily browse numerous websites and is ideal for checking emails, listening music and viewing documents.

Toshiba is well known name for providing best Netbooks in the market. Toshiba Netbook NB205 is different from others because it has a remarkably long battery life. It can be operated for upto 8.5 hours in one time charge in real working conditions. That is fantastic feature for many consumers who find themselves away from electric sockets while working on netbook. Buy.com offers great deals on two best models of Toshiba Netbook NB205.

Toshiba Mini NB205-N230 is amazingly easy to carry, rich in style netbook, packed with smart features. It has 10.1-inch LED backlit widescreen display and 1.60 GHz Intel Atom N280 processor for best performance & to explore Internet efficiently. It also has 250 GB Serial ATA hard drive with an impact sensor which helps to safeguard your data. It has 1GB DDR2 533MHz standard memory and Intel graphics media accelerator GMA950 with shared graphics memory up to 251 MB. With upto 9 hours of battery life from included 6-cell battery, this absolute portable Mini NB205-N230 Netbook come with Windows 7 Starter. Continue>>



Living room is one such place in a house, which reveals our sense of living and personality. It is one of the most important rooms in a house where all family members, relatives, friends and guests enjoy beautiful moments of life, share their experiences and do some important discussions. In all sense, a living room is really a LIVELY place of a house.

Living room furniture and decor acts like a mirror which reflects one’s style and interests in just one view. But other than this, it should have enough universal appeal that anyone who visits can feel at ease. So, a living room furniture should be such, which not only coordinates with other articles of room, rather it should also provide ultimate comfort to guests and family. Also, a living room should be able to distinguish itself from other rooms, owing for its unique identity.

Living room furniture should be chosen wisely, since it creates an everlasting impression on guests. From wooden to metallic, and fabrics to leather furniture, there are numerous options of furniture collections that allow decorating this part of house in an exquisite way.

Dakota Highlights Sofa

Dakota Highlights Sofa

In general, living room furniture set normally consists of sofas, futon chairs, coffee table, home theater system, display cabinets and dressers. Other living room furniture pieces include futon beds, side tables, bean bags and bean chairs. One should know the proper measurements of living room before going to place an order for living room furniture. Depending upon choice, Classic and Contemporary are two most favored styles for living room’s furniture. Let’s have a brief discussion on both of these styles. Continue>>



Human life and fashion have a very basic similarity — they are Ever Changing! Neither life, nor fashion can ever remain constant. Trends in fashion move quite rapidly, means a style today is gone tomorrow. And this is what today’s youth demands, to be ahead of time. So, fashion cannot be side-lined at all. As a human nature, everybody wants to look unique and stylish, but this urge is quite prominent in teen age. Following latest fashion trends, imitating styles of celebrities, they put in their best of effort to make their own style statement.

There is an irresistible range of articles, which help us to enhance our looks. Make-up, apparels, shoes and what not; each category carries infinite options! All brands give the latest in trends and variety. So, picking relevant stuff is not difficult if one has an idea about upcoming fashion.

STUDS are a Hot pick of this season.

Studs on Apparels

Studs on Apparels

Studded outfits are making a real style statement this season. They are found everywhere including tees, tops, denim jeans, formal outfits, caps, shoes, belts, scarves, handbags and the list is endless. A simple outfit can be made appealing by use of studs. With their appearances on latest runway shows, they have become even more popular. Studs are typically associated with punk rock style. They not only add instant flair to everything from jeans to sandals, they also lend slight edginess to even the fussiest of fabrics.

Studded Apparels:

Many famous designers have come up with an entire collection of studded apparels. This rocker chic style was successfully incorporated in many fashion shows of famous designer brands like Miu Miu, Marc Jacobs, Yves Saint Laurent, Burberry and Steve Madden. Balmain’s fall 2009 collection was full of studs. From miniskirts to blazers, they were on everything. A simple dress, when embellished with studs gives a Stunning Impression. Not only dresses but all wearable items like jeans, jackets, and denims are carrying studs this season. Charm of these studs creates a Temptation for the on-looker, making it a Must-have in wardrobe. Continue>>



Real Flame Cross Loop Fireplace in Oak

Real Flame Cross Loop Fireplace in Oak

Nothing is better than sitting next to fireplace, during cold weather. Fireplaces become the center of attraction for almost every home. They’re great source of heating home in a cost effective way. Their warm glow is just like a welcome feeling to anyone that has not changed over the years. Fireplaces are simply gorgeous as they increase the overall beauty of any room.

The combination of fireplace mantel and fireplace surround naturally enhances the beauty of a place. Fireplace mantel are just like as ornamental facing installed around fireplace. On the today’s market, contemporary fireplaces come in many styles, materials that are powered by many different fuel types like natural gas, electricity and propane.

Along with fireplace mantel, related accessories are also important. There are numerous range of products including grates, doors, screens, tools, buckets and logs available in market. You can easily select the best quality fireplace accessories which meet your needs. Gel Alcohol fireplaces are absolutely perfect choice and best for home decor too. Just use burning gel alcohol to produce a real flames and these models have no required any venting. Continue>>



Jacket Dress

Jacket Dress

Winter season is the time to get hold of clothes that will make you warm and cozy. Topping the list are the jackets that are a must buy thing for every season. Winter is the season that forces every fashion loving women to get a jacket that suits her personality. In past, a forced choice between functionality and fashion had to be made while shopping for women’s jackets. But now with the variety of stylish jackets available, shopping has become quite easy.

Most wonderful fact about jacket is that it can be worn by women of any size without caring much about anything. Jackets are available in different sizes and looks that enhance personality of wearer in the perfect manner. There are wide varieties of women’s jackets available for women’s to choose from.

Jacket Dresses: Jacket dresses are apt for every casual and formal party. It adds a flare of femininity. Jacket dresses are apt for a teenager who likes to flaunt her girlish look in winter with style. These dresses come in different colors and style that looks just awesome. Exotic Jacket dresses are readily available on stores like Roamans and Nordstrom. Continue>>



Flower Plaque Stretch Bracelet

Flower Plaque Stretch Bracelet

Chic G Logo Sunglasses

Chic G Logo Sunglasses

In today’s world of fashion, every women knows the power of accessory. Right selection of fashion accessory can enhance the beauty of a women. So, they really love to collect new styles of different accessories in their closet. In fact, instead of buying an expensive new dress every season, it’s wiser decision to dress up a classic suit with new and trendier fashionable accessories.

Accessories can add style, color and class to an outfit. Jewelry is the primary fashion accessory and adding exotic jewelry to any designer clothing is like putting a cherry on the cake. Handbags are another most demanding accessory by most of ladies. A crystal accented wristwatch, designer style sunglasses, stylish hats and belts are another most important accessories for a women. G by Guess is most successful fashion brand for these kinds of fashionable accessories.

Flower Plaque Stretch Bracelet: This bold and beautiful bracelet will add style in your outfit. Four stretchy rows of pearl beads are joined by one mega-glam plaque on this stylish bracelet. It features an over sized rhinestone, pearl beads, flowers and sparkling G logo.

Chic G Logo Sunglasses: Chic shades for women with a glam lifestyle in her eyes. Wraparound style eye wear with a rhinestone G logo at sides. Optically correct sunglasses is ergonomically designed for optimal fit and comfort. Constant tint for bright light absorption and impact resistant. Continue>>



Hello Kitty Toaster

Hello Kitty Toaster

Hello Kitty Toys

Hello Kitty Toys

We all have fetish for cute looking, adorable things. Whenever thought of buying something extremely adorable comes to the mind, name that sweetly strikes is Hello Kitty. It is a well known name, which is a love-able fictional character designed by Ikuko Shimizu and produced by Japanese company Sanrio. Since then it has made a smooth journey towards pinnacle of success. It is loved and liked by everybody. Hello kitty has been portrayed as a female white cat with a red bow and no drawn mouth, who lives with her family in London.

It has gained so much popularity since its very starting and can be seen in every item including dolls, greeting cards, electronic items, clothes, accessories, school supplies, dishes and even home appliances. Hello kitty is so luscious and delectable that it has made its mark in everybody’s heart. Today, no one has to remain aloof from hello kitty as it offers a wide variety of products for everyone out there. Continue>>



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