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Miracle Bracelet from Chico's
Chico’s FAS and its family of brands – Chico’s, White House
Black Market, Soma Intimates and Boston Proper are committed to making a
difference in children’s lives, one miracle at a time.
Chico’s FAS has launched its third May is For Miracles
campaign, a multi-faceted program to raise funds for the 170 Children’s Miracle
Network Hospitals® across North America.
Chico’s is selling a limited-edition Miracle
Bracelet and White House Black Market is selling a limited-edition Giving
Miracles Bracelet. Both bracelets are being sold in boutiques and
online for $20, with $10 from the sale of each bracelet benefiting local
Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.
Soma Intimates is donating 50% of the proceeds from their
Sensualities Collection (up to $20,000) and Boston Proper is donating 10% of the
proceeds from their Travel Collection (up to $15,000) to local Children’s
Miracle Network Hospitals.
addition, customers can donate at any of the retailer’s 1350+ boutiques
nationwide, outlets and online, as well as through the unique online social
marketing campaign, Send a Smile. The goal of Send a Smile is to
raise funds and put a smile on the faces of thousands of children. Users can
create their own card through a customized, mobile-enabled microsite and each
brand’s Facebook page. Participants can “share” the card creator experience via
Facebook, Twitter, email, Google+ and Pinterest. The card will then be
printed and delivered to a child being treated in the customer’s local
Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. It’s completely free to create a card and
Chico’s FAS, Inc. will donate $1 for every card created up to $50,000. www.chicos.com/sendasmile.
OK, it is possible you have never heard of size XO. It is also possible that size XO does not exist or never has existed. Well, the fact of the matter is that I am fairly sure size XO does exist. I was on facebook last night and on the Fashion Bug page someone was asking why Fashion Bug charged more for size XO then they did for size XL. The lady writting the post mentioned she measured them and they appeared to be the same. Anyway, I tried to research the size and did not find much at all. It is my understanding (possibly and incorrect understanding) that size XO clothing was created for larger size women in the same manner that size zero was created for smaller size women. It is very possibly simply a "vanity" size.
OK, here is how Fashion Bug explained the size, "The sizes XL and OX are in fact different. An OX provides more room in various areas of the garment such as the body, armholes, sleeve length and shoulders. And a 1X have even…
Thousands of Holiday/Resort 2014 collections will be available to buyers during
Los Angeles Fashion Market, Monday - Thursday, August 4 - 7, 2014, hosted at the
California Market Center (CMC), with Sunday, August 3rd, open for Preview.
Resources can be found throughout hundreds of CMC showrooms, Fashion Market
Temporaries and the LA Kids Market.
In addition to
Holiday/Resort 14 and Immediates, buyers will see an abundance of European
collections housed at the CMC that will debut Spring 15 this Market. Creative
Concepts, a showroom that solely reps European lines, will be debuting many
Spring 15 collections from brands including Art On Fashion, Beate Heymann,
Rodika Zanian, INDIES, Not Shy, and more. "August is a good Market for us
because buyers attending know that our Spring European collections break," says
Peter Jacobsen of Creative Concepts. "LA Fashion Market is the first show in the
US where many of our lines debut their new collections."
James Wilkie wore Junk
Food this past weekend in NYC. The tween
got in the 'spidey spirit' rocking his Spiderman Tee while out with parents,
Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick (price available upon request; www.junkfoodclothing.com)!