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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…
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)!
Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc. recently announced plans to open a Nordstrom Rack at CityPlace in Woodbury, Minnesota., outside of Minneapolis. The approximately 26,000-square-foot store is scheduled to open in spring 2017. The property is owned and managed by Elion Partners, a Florida-based real estate investment firm.
This will be the fourth Rack store in Minnesota with existing locations in Bloomington at Mall of America, Arbor Lakes in Maple Grove and Shoppes at Knollwood in St. Louis Park. The company also operates two full-line stores at Mall of America and Ridgedale Shopping Center.
Nordstrom Rack is the off-price retail division of Nordstrom, Inc., offering customers a wide selection of on-trend apparel, accessories and shoes at an everyday savings of 30-70 percent off regular prices. Nordstrom Rack merchandise, available at Rack stores and at Nordstromrack.com, comes from Nordstrom stores, Nordstrom.com as well as specially purchased items from many of the top brands available at…