The NYC Insiders Guide
for women who aren't kids
The Three Tomatoes
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This is where you'll find a guide to shopping and deals in New York City. Plus you'll get tips on the best of NYC shopping from our personal shopper, Kathy Fahy. Plus products The Three Tomatoes think you'll love.. So take your walking shoes or your little mouse and shop 'til you drop. And please share your favorite stores too. 2009 VC Olive Oil is here! 15% off Extra virgin olive oil handcrafted from Villa Cappelli in Puglia, Italy. Experts say that the olive oil from Puglia is some of the most palatable in the world, characterized by its digestibility and high vitamin content.
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Perfect Gifts for All Those Tomatoes you Know
Special 3T offer: FREE SHIPPING ($12.50). Discount code: tomato. Check out their beautiful flowers, and more www.starflor.com. Or stop by their beautiful store, right here in New York City in the heart of the flower district. Tell Nic you're a tomato. Starbright Floral Design, 150 West 28th Street, New York, NY 10001 We're loving Gilt, which offers its members e-mail access to designer sales once a day to all those coveted fashion and luxury brands at prices up to 70% off retail. Each sale lasts 36 hours and features hand selected styles from a single designer. Here's your free special invitation link so everyday a little Gilt comes your way too
Deals, Finds, and Sample Sales
Updated every Tuesday
Designer Sales everyday at Rue La La.
Gifts for Women who Love NYC - No I hearts here
Here are you invites to three great online designer web sites for great designer sales.
Some of the best New York City themed gifts can be found in our cultural institutions (and their web sites). Here’s a smattering of gifts that subtly say “I Love New York”. Perfect Mother’s Day or any day gifts. Or just treat yourself.
Our two favorite buildings The Empire State and the Chrysler buildings are focus of this lovingly crafted sterling silver earrings created by New York jewelry designer Cynthia Gale for the New-York Historical Society, the earrings are part of the Museum’s new jewelry collection titled “The City That Never Sleeps.” $59. Available for purchase at their web site. Love is a rebellious Bird, a phrase from this season’s production of Carmen at the Metropolitan Opera is carved into this beautiful bracelet a scrimshaw reproduction, hand-poured and inked in finished resin. $140. Available online.
A watch with a story…the wristband of this beautiful watched was inspired by a Louis XVI period table design that was purchased by Henry Clay Frick in 1915 for his home which is now the Frick Museum. $40.
From Chocolates to Sunglasses and Beach Bags
Those invite only online designer sale web sites have some great offerings this week.
Wednesday at Gilt, you’ll find chocolates and confections, Prada Perfumes, and Furla Bags. Hurry to Ideeli right now, which is featuring Elaine Turner beach bags, like this one $99 (originally $250.) And Rue La La has Kate Spade sunglasses $79 (regulary priced for $150). We have a pair of Kate Spade sunglasses that are 10 years old and still going strong.