Tag Archives: Shopping

Cool mornings leading into warm afternoons define the typical winter day in San Diego; so our winter-style is usually the “art of layering.” After the break are three great boutiques to pick up the latest in layer-able fashion… Read More…

Viejas Outlet Center offers huge discounts on name brands, ice skating in Southern California’s largest outdoor rink, a festive light and water show and tons of family fun during the holidays. Read More…

Find the best events in San Diego the weekend of December 14-18, 2011. From shopping to holiday festivities, visitors can find the best things to do this weekend! Here is your 5 to Try. Read More…

Fashion Valley Mall, located in Mission Valley, is gearing up for the holidays with a number of festive holiday events, activities and opportunities to give back this holiday season which kicks off Black Friday, November 25. For those ready to get the best deals, doors open at 4:00 a.m. Other events to look forward to include:
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San Diego’s bucolic East County always beckons me this time of year. I don’t know if it’s the crispness in the air, change of color in the leaves or subtle scent of pine trees as you drive out into the backcountry that’s so enticing, but it’s absolutely wonderful and welcoming! Read More…

Ahoy! The America’s Cup World Series is just around the corner, sailing into San Diego Bay – and into the history books – starting this Saturday, November 12 through the 20th. Read More…

Have you entered Loews Coronado Bay Resort’s 20 Days, Your Way” giveaway yet? If not, time is ticking… Last day for submissions is next Tuesday, October 25. Grand prize: 20 free room nights! It’s all to celebrate the resort’s big 20th Anniversary. Good luck!

So I was thinking, if I was eligible to enter and I WON, what would I do, not only at Loews’ resort, but around the picturesque island of Coronado? Fortunately, there’s a plethora of delightful and exciting activities to enjoy: arts & culture, fine dining, spas, outdoor recreation and much more.…

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I recently had the pleasure of doing some “research” at Poppy Boutique, in Rancho Santa Fe. The name alone was reason to entice me through the door. The decor is fun and vibrant with clean white walls accented with pink and orange details. From the over-sized hot pink and white tic-tac-toe board to the custom upholstered furnishings, Poppy is a comfortable, energetic and welcoming place to shop.

The boutique offers a collection of stylish merchandise consisting of timeless, refined and ultra-feminine pieces each personally picked by owner Heather Hunter. After perusing the racks, we became enthralled with a Diane …

New York, Los Angeles and…San Diego? Yup, you can add America’s Finest City to the list of top fashion destinations thanks to THREAD. The multi-city shopping event promoting emerging designers and artists comes to San Diego this Sunday, Oct. 9 from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Horton Event Space in Horton Plaza shopping center. Those who know me know that I have been known to lose all sense of budgetary wisdom when it comes to fashion, so I can’t wait to stock up on clothing and accessories from our many talented local designers that will be …

Calling all fashionistas. On Thursday, September 8th, Fashion Valley Mall will celebrate Fashion’s Night Out. This national event will celebrate the best of fall fashion with an evening of food, fun, entertainment, shopping, prize giveaways and more.

The festivities will kick off at 6:00 pm with a fall fashion show in Center Court from 6:30  – 7:00 pm. The fabulous fall runway show will feature looks from a number of popular retailers including: Francesca’s Max Studio, Cache, Betsey Johnson, Custo Barcelona, Karen Millen, White House/Black Market, Tory Burch and Macy’s.

The action-packed evening will culminate with a mall-wide gathering …