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No Sweats Please - Dressing for Life

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"What you wear is how you present yourself to the world, especially today, when human contacts are so quick. Fashion is instant language." —Miuccia Prada
It is surprising to observe women during the cocktail hour at swanky upscale restaurants arriving in sweatpants, work out jackets and tennis shoes or just sweatpants and flip-flops. Or to notice women out and about during the day in this casual attire at functions that have nothing to do with working out.  This is a trend that is on the rise and frankly does not flatter anyone (man or woman) no matter how thin and svelte the physic. In contrast, television, cinema and even the Housewives franchises denote women dressed up both for daily and evening affairs.  Furthermore, any woman in the public eye is always carefully attired, which in turn creates self confidence and adds to the mystic of being a savvy and professional woman.

Now, this fashionista loves work out attire (Nike, Zella, Lululemon) for running, tennis and for…

Lilly Pulitizer Options - Nordstrom & Lilly Pulitzer Online

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"Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning."  - Bill Gates
The Lilly Pulitzer for Target collaboration was obviously a profitable public relations stunt for both companies.  The line sold out unbelievably within hours or it seemed in just minutes at Target on the launch date April 19, 2015. Additionally, Target will not replenish stock for the fashionistas who waited eagerly in line at stores for a pretty Lilly creation. The Lilly Pulitzer for Target debacle both online (all sold out on the West Coast by 8:00 a.m.) flourished on social media yesterday and made news on The Today Show Monday morning. To further create dissent and injustice some shoppers loaded up carts only to place the items on EBay for sale (9400 items).  As a former career person at a major tech company who understands the "launch" process of a product, it would have been wise to perhaps select certain items that would have enough stock on hand for the buyers rather than l…

Lilly Pulitzer Calling - Lilly Pulitzer for Target

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Summer Happiness - Lilly Pulitzer for Target
In-store and Online Sunday, April 19, 2015


"Anything is possible with sunshine and a little pink" - Lilly Pulitzer Embrace visions of yellow sunshine, blue skies, shimmering swimming pools, fragrant flowers, and frothy cocktails with a special collaboration between Lilly Pulitzer and Target in-stores and online on April 19, 2015.    The time has arrived  to infuse a rainbow of color into a Forever Chic Style  wardrobe after months of donning boots, jeans and shades of black, grey and brown.  The very thought of vibrate hues and dancing designs evokes happy thoughts and smiles. What a better way than to celebrate the birth of spring and summer 2015 than with Lilly Pulitzer forTarget.


About Lilly Pulitzer - American Resort Wear



Classic dresses are at the core of this iconic brand founded in 1959. Lilly (McKim) Pulitzer - a renowned Palm Beach hostess and socialite,whose husband owned several citrus groves, cleverly pioneered the …