Accessorize Your Fall Wardrobe with Benevolence LA Water Droplet Y Necklace


We were recently given the chance to test drive a new jewelry piece by Benevolence LA. This necklace has so much meaning once your read their charity mission statement “Your purchase of this “Water Droplet” necklace will contribute 10 dollars toward a sustainable water system in Africa through our charity partner, H4O (Hands4others). Benevolence will take no profits from this necklace until the first village is funded.” How cool is that?!

The quality is worth the price (currently $39.99 on Amazon Prime) and the packaging is perfect for gifting (see pic). The adjustable size is perfect for different tops and occasions. Don’t hesitate to purchase, even if it’s your 1st “y” necklace. You’ll love it!

  • CHARITABLE: Your purchase of this “Water Droplet” necklace will contribute 10 dollars toward a sustainable water system in Africa through our charity partner, H4O (Hands4others). Benevolence will take no profits from this necklace until the first village is funded.
  • STYLISH: Hand Wrapped Glass Pendant – Looks like a real drop of water – Delicate but will not break – 3 inch extender for your perfect fit – You can wear it tighter toward your neck or let it hang lower – Perfect for layering
  • LATEST TREND: Los Angeles Fashion Necklace, Specific Celebrity partnerships to be announced soon
  • HIGHEST QUALITY: 14k Gold Plated – Recycled Gift Box – Eco-friendly – Dainty 1mm width 18″ Cable Chain Y Necklace with 4 inch drop – featuring a glass water “droplet” pendant
  • PERFECT GIFT: Best choice for birthday, anniversary, holidays, stocking stuffers, graduation, Christmas, Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day and any other occasion.

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Aster Market September Box… Getting Ready for Fall!


 aster_market_september_box_2015_review The September Aster Market Box is here! Aster Market prides itself on small batch made products that inspire a positive outlook on life. The finds are so contagious, you’ll have a hard time not sharing them with friends!Aster Market loves to give back too! Twenty-five percent of the net proceeds are sent to a non-profit of your choice from their selected charities.Our September box included a beautifully bold Frankie & Coco PDX ( canvas bag. The size is perfect to house your makeup or art supplies. The bag is handmade from start to finish in Portland, fully lined with solid cotton and styled with a hint of vintage.

Next in the box is a lovely catch-all dish by Be Free Designs ( This little white dish packs a punch. Hand stamped with the word “LOVED” in shiny gold, it is the perfect addition to your nightstand or entryway as a daily inspirational reminder.

Stephanie Martin Co. ( included a bracelet trio that will become a staple for your jewelry collection. Beautifully handmade with stretchy cord, it fits a variety of wrist sizes and creates an effortless fashion statement.

Last but not least is a fun notepad by Quill & Fox ( Run by a very creative husband and wife team, they use vintage art, fashion and old children’s books to inspire their stationery designs.

Aster Market is a monthly subscription box with prices starting at $39.95. Use code FIRSTBOX10 for 10% off your order.


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Father’s Day 2015: Stop the Chafe with Turq SwimBriefs! + GIVEAWAY!


turq_review_packagingWe are super excited to feature a product that will change every active guy’s wardrobe! If the guy in your life has ever dealt with painful chafing and you have been clueless on how to help, TURQ has solved all of your problems!

Built to get wet, TURQ is the ultimate sport brief engineered to empower active guys to Challenge Life without the Chafe. Great for swimmers, surfers, bikers, runners and more, TURQ will not disappoint. The Turq Swimbrief comes in youth (small to large) and adult sizes (x-small to x-large).

The swimbriefs are constructed with silver-infused, hydrophobic microfiber and patent-pending air-flow construction. The high spandex content (8%) and no seams help your guy forget he’s even wearing them! Great for hikers and even under wetsuits, Turq Swimbriefs are
non-chafing, quick-drying, anti-microbial and chlorine safe.

Turq Swimbriefs are shipped in minimal flat packaging, great for throwing in your suitcase on your next vacation or shipping across country. We are loving all of the color and pattern options and especially love how the decorative waistband peeks out above board shorts for a high-end look. The swimbriefs are super soft to the touch, your boys will want to wear them every day!

Turq SwimBriefs are available at select locations in Connecticut, New York, California, Nantucket, Martha’s Vineyard, Florida and South Carolina. And now, Turqs can be found on and

This is a great gift for Father’s Day! To celebrate, TURQ is giving away swim briefs to one lucky reader… the winner will receive one mens swimbrief and one youth swimbrief. Enter to WIN through our Rafflecopter widget below.


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Spring Has Sprung … Accessories with a Hint of Green


Frends with Benefits Rebecca Minkoff Headphone Cap Set for Taylor (green), $49.99, Disney’s Cinderella a Collection by LC Lauren Conrad Tulle Skirt – Women’s, $64.00, Women’s Xhilaration® Nylon Strap Analog Watch – Mint Green, $16.99, TAI JEWELRY Stone Bangle Cuff, $97.00, Ariel Convertible Sequin Clutch (green), $68.00, Christian Louboutin Mea Culpa Metallic Red Sole Pump, Light Gold, $895.00, LORIE TRENCH, $250.00

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