Hästens Floor Model Sale

So California readers, are you kicking around any resolutions for 2013? How about “get better sleep”? Way better than “organize my garage,” right? Well, why not head over to the Hästens’ annual showroom sale for a slice of Swedish-perfected sleep at unbelievable prices?

You aren’t dreaming (at least not yet)! Hästens’ annual floor model sale begins December 27th. Hästens is offering their showroom beds; and offering existing ones for extraordinary prices. Hästens makes beds like no other ­ by hand in Sweden, using pure natural materials.

In a Hästens bed:
*you fall asleep faster with a higher quality of sleep.
*you add years to your life, 8 hours at a time.

@ The Following locations:

Beverly Hills
8827 Beverly Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90048

Santa Barbara
909 De La Vina Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

San Jose
300 Santana Row, Suite #2005
San Jose, CA 95128

At Hästens, our passion is sleep. It is our mission to change the world through sleep. So, to deliver the best sleep to the world, we create the Best Bed. And as Sweden’s oldest manufacturer of beds, we’ve been perfecting it since 1852.
The vision of giving the world the best sleep, and therefore the best bed, allows for no shortcuts. We use only the finest natural materials in our beds. Sustainably resourced horsehair, cotton, wool, flax, Swedish pine and steel provide the ultimate in comfort, support, quality and durability. For our efforts in environmental sustainability, Hästens is exclusive among bed manufacturers by being the very first to have our beds awarded Swedish Swan environmental certification.
It is because of our natural materials that Hästens beds can offer deeper, natural sleep. Sleep in a Hästens is more restorative and rejuvenating. It brings you natural energy, an improved mood and a more youthful appearance, each night and every day. The benefits of sleep extend into your improved life through greater health and happiness.
After 160 years, Hästens continues to maintain distinction in the industry through focus on quality craftsmanship, natural materials and exquisite design.
This is Sleep.

Saving Money on a Fall Wardrobe

Everyone enjoys looking fashionable, but not everyone has the money to purchase the latest catalog collection to stuff their closet. This fact causes some people to completely abandon their sense of fashion and to wearily shuffle through department store clothing racks until something decidedly mediocre catches their eye.

There are better ways to shop, obviously, and borrowing from the grocery store coupon craze, you can actually use online vouchers to save big money on your favorite fall fashions. You just have to approach the topic intelligently and learn to pick your spots.

Tips for Big Savings on Great Clothing

Use the Right Coupon

If you’ve yet to shop with free Coupon Codes, now’s the time. When browsing through the many coupons available to you online, you’ll find deals ranging from free shipping to 50% off of an entire order. There is an impressive range of coupons available for you if you only take the time to look.

Wait for the Store’s Sale

While still using the best coupon you can find, you also want to make sure it coincides with the store’s sale. For instance, if you wanted to save with coupons for Zulily, you would wait until Zulily held a sale. This way, you’re doubling your savings. You’re experiencing the store’s savings while also receiving the benefit of using an online voucher. This can turn an otherwise expensive shopping spree into a fun and affordable way to find fashion.

Be Frugal-Fabulous

There are personal touches you can add to clothing items to make them stand out and to compliment your particular style. Okay, so maybe you don’t want to take the Bedazzler and go rhinestone-crazy like a teenager in the 80s. But instead of purchasing an entire outfit for a high price, piece things together with different budget items and create an ensemble look that really fits your personal sense of style.

Shop for All Seasons

Something that just screams “fall” might be what you’re after, but consider buying pieces you can also wear during other times of the year if needed. This might not be the case with coats, with long sleeve shirts and pants can be worn practically any time of year,  and boots and scarves just might make a strong springtime statement with a different ensemble.

Overall, the general idea here is to save your hard-earned money without having to sacrifice on your fashion. It’s going to take some browsing and some good timing, but the end result might just be a fabulous fall wardrobe.

What are your money saving tips? Share with us in the comments below! 

Super Deals for Super Shoppers at Sears This Weekend

If your holiday wallet needs a break from all the Black Friday and Cyber Monday exercise, but you still have oodles of gifts to get, check out some of the great deals that Sears is offering this weekend, both in stores and on-line:

On Friday and Saturday, December 2 and 3, Sears is holding its Big Gift Blowout:
Up to 75% off Fine Jewelry
Up to 65% off coats for the family
Up to 65% off Bed and Bath
Up to 65% off shoes
And for the handyman on your list:  Gear wrench wrench sets up to 70% off.
Sears is also having a Friends & Family Sale this weekend, which takes and extra 10 % to  20% off almost everything in the store.  What a great way to wrap up your holiday shopping AND not kill what’s left of your budget!
While you’re there, check out some of the latest additions to the Kardashian Kollection for the fashionista on your list.  For more details about slae hours and savings, follow the link after the jump.

The Fine Print:  The online sale starts on Saturday, December 3, 8 PM CT and ends on Monday, December 5, 4 AM CT. The in-store sale is on Sunday, December 4, 6-9 PM – there’s also a special in-store Savings Pass that you can download here: http://www.sears.com/ue/home/FF_1204_SavingsPass_112811.pdf

For more information, visit http://www.sears.com/familyandfriends or download the flyer (http://www.sears.com/ue/home/FF_1204_AllSavings_v1.pdf).

Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sales on Gilt.com



Gilt.com will be offering plenty of Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals this year, including a mobile-exclusive “door buster” sale starting at 6 a.m. ET, as well as sales throughout the day themed by price. All mobile sales will go live on Gilt.com by 12 p.m. ET.

There are entirely too many deals to list here, but I’ve highlighted some of the most exclusive ones for you to get excited about! With categories for women, men, kids and more, you can easily find a gift for everyone on your list with these fantastic deals.

Mobile Exclusive Black Friday Deals for WOMEN

  • Chamak Set of 6 Gold and Crystal Bangles (Original price: $100; Gilt Price: $42; Gilt Doorbuster Price: $24)
  • Miguel Ases Blue and Gold Cluster Earrings (Original price: $155; Gilt Price: $72; Gilt Doorbuster Price: $36)
  • Rebecca Minkoff Height Small Crossbody Bag (Original price: $495; Gilt Price: $199; Gilt Doorbuster Price: $149)

Mobile Exclusive Black Friday Deals for MEN

  • WeSC Oboe Headphones (Original price: $55; Gilt Price: $35; Gilt Doorbuster Price: $15)
  • Ben Minkoff Medium Computer Case (Original price: $145; Gilt Price: $79; Gilt Doorbuster Price: $45)

Mobile Exclusive Black Friday Deals for KIDS

  • Mattel Barbie 3-Story Dream Townhouse (Original price: $169; Gilt Price: $169; Gilt Doorbuster Price: $79)
  • Inntrax Twig Crayon Set (Original price: $150; Gilt Price: $72; Gilt Doorbuster Price: ($55)

Mobile Exclusive Black Friday Deals for HOME

  • Cuisinart Advantage 10-piece Non-Stick Cookware Set (Original: $260; Gilt: $85; Gilt Doorbuster: $69
  • Rhapsody Royal 6pc. Towel Set (Original: $120; Gilt: $50; Gilt Doorbuster: $25

On Cyber Monday, starting at 12 p.m. ET Gilt.com will launch sales every three hours throughout the day. For any member that spends more than $250, they will receive a $50 credit good until December 11. Plus, you won’t have to pay for shipping beyond your first purchase on Cyber Monday!

On this day, you can receive plenty of fabulous discounts on items for women, men, kids, and baby – so don’t miss out! Mark your calendar and make sure to head on over to Gilt.com for Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales that are truly out of this world.


Don’t Miss ‘Yummie by Heather Thomson’s’ Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sale!


Concerned about post-holiday bloat this year? Never fear – Yummie by Heather Thomson has plenty of slimming head-to-toe essentials to help you look your very best. Plus, with their Black Friday/Cyber Monday sale, everything on YummieLife.com is 30% off!

Choose from great products like the their slimming panty that will help cinch in your waist and get rid of unsightly lumps and bulges for $28.40-32.20; available in brief, thong, or shortie versions.

Alternatively, you can pick up one of their chic dresses that are made with built-in shapewear for an all-over slimming effect; prices range from $110.60 to $124.60.

Finally, pick up a pair of their slimming leggings that help make your lower half look sleek and toned. Choose from cotton legging, shapewear legging or the knit pant for $53.20 to $89.60.

Prices effective between November 25 and November 28, so don’t miss out on the 30% off sale – tons more products are available than what are listed here – happy shopping!



Sneak Peek: Swimsuit Sale at 6pm.com!

Temperatures are heating up, and swimsuit season will be on upon us before you know it! To help you get ready for the summer, 6pm.com is having a one-day sale March 23, 2011 on swimwear. You can nab a suit or two for yourself at up to 80% off, and The Fashionable Housewife has been given a sneak peek at some of the styles you can expect to see tomorrow.

Check out my favorites below (prices quoted may be different the day of the sale.)

Not everyone wants to wear a bikini, which is where this flattering
one piece
comes in! ($44.40) The deep v-neck, gathered strap and chest detailing and easy slip-on design ensures you can sip margaritas by the pool in comfort AND style.

I love the bright colors on this
Split bikini top
($35.) The fiery pattern will definitely heat up the beach when you wear it! Matching
are also available and are priced at $29.40 as of this writing.

I think monokinis are super sexy, and
this one
from Split is no exception ($54.60.) This swimsuit features an all-over graphic design; metal D-ring hardware; a halter top tie and closure for an easy fit and comfort, and a cutout design that will certainly turn heads. This just might be one of my favorite swim suits of the season!

features a super-hot print, removable halter strap, hardware detailing and a stretchy fit to make sure you’re comfortable in the waves or lounging on the sand ($34.80.) Matching bottoms are available, including a
super cute skirt style
and range in price from $32.40 to $39.60.

For more modest coverage, this
adorable tankini
will certainly do the trick! ($39.60 for the top.) The deep, rich cobalt color is one of the hottest shades of the season, and the flirty ruffle detailing adds a touch of femininity and fun. Don’t forget to grab a pair of
matching bottoms
to go with it!

Remember ladies, the prices quoted here may change with the sale tomorrow so don’t forget to check it out! Where else are you going to be able to score a super cute swimsuit at up to 80% off? Come back tomorrow and let me know what you grabbed!

Sears Columbus Day Sales & Big Deals

Happy Columbus Day!

Thought you might be interested to know that Sears is having a Big Deals sale in stores and online until tomorrow. Since Columbus Day is about celebrating discovery, it’s the perfect opportunity to explore and discover a new side of Sears. For example, if you normally shops for your family, you might want to treat yourself to a new piece of jewelry — 75% off!

Or discover Sears as the Halloween Party Hot Spot.

I know it’s a bit last minute, but the sale doesn’t end until Tuesday, 10/12. Click here for more details!

Remember that it’s never too early to start Christmas shopping!!!