Posts Tagged ‘spring’

The Gift Chick’s pre-Black Friday sale!

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011


Monday, November 21st, 2011

Holiday Gourmet and Gift Sale

The Rippowan Cisqua School, 325 West Patent Rd, Mount Kisco, NY
Lower Campus Sky Room
Tuesday, November 22nd
8:00am – 4:00pm

Come join the Gift Chick on her last shopping show before Thanksgiving! This wonderful fundraising and community building tradition includes festive home baked goods, plants, gourmet frozen entrees, and an array of holiday gifts. All are welcome.
Get amazing holiday deals from the Gift Chick!

New York City Shopping without the hassle!

Sunday, November 20th, 2011

Your weekend is not complete without stopping at the Barnert Temple Holiday Boutique and shopping till you drop.

Next holiday shopping stop: Chappaqua!

Friday, November 18th, 2011


27th Annual
Chappaqua Craft Fair

Saturday, November 19, 2011

10am – 4pm
Robert E. Bell Middle School
50 Senter Street
Chappaqua, NY 10514

Located across the street from the Chappaqua Train Station.
Free parking at train station on fair day only!
Featuring Over 90 New and Returning Vendors 

Handcrafted Jewelry, Designer Clothing,

Handbags and Accessories, Original Artwork,
Tableware and Furniture, Bath and Beauty Products
Children’s Gifts, Floral Designs, Gourmet Foods and much more!

The Joy of Shopping Holiday Boutique

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

Join The Gift Chick at her next stop on her 2012 Fall Show tour — Bedford, NJ!

Essential bags and totes for Summer

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

Summer is just around the corner. Spring has allowed us time to wake up from our Winter slumber and now we are running out and about in the terrific Summer weather. With all this gallivanting around, we need stylish yet reliable bags and totes to carry our Summer essentials. Perfect for traveling, the beach and pool, the parks, shopping, sleepover parties, and Camp!

More often than not, Summer means travel. And if you’ll be traveling, you’ll want a Travel Case for your cosmetics and toiletries, as well as a Charger Case for all your digital devices. Yeah, you’re on vacation but there’s no way you’re leaving home without your cellphone and iPad!

I don’t know about you but I can’t find anything in my purse after accruing things throughout the day at the Farmer’s Market, the beach, the malls, the nightclubs…! I mean, where are my keys in this little congested purse?!? Fret no more! The Gift Chick has the perfect and stylish Purse Organizer for you!

Chuck the deuce and spread some peace as you meet and greet friends this Summer. And as you turn away, you’ll have them thinking, “She’s so wonderful. And where did she get that great I am Peace bag?!”

Like me, you’re probably planning on spending your whole Summer relaxing near some form of body of water. Whether you’re headed abroad internationally, having a staycation, going to sleepaway camp, or preparing yourself for going to college — What better way to prepare for the rough waters ahead than with trendy waterproof Cosmetic and Toiletry Cases? There’s a style to fit everyone.

Everyone is out of hibernation and dying to flaunt their cutest accessories. Flash your glam style with down-to-earth “peace” of mind by wearing the Peace Purse on your dainty wrist. Great for a night out salsa dancing in Seville!

Is your style more glam rocker? Then snag the Studded Clutch! I think I’ve actually seen ladies be moved to the front of the lines at nightclubs in NYC for this standout accessory.

What’s a girl to do without her favorite accessories?? Jewelry! You make room in your bag especially to fit these pieces! Pack them nicely and securely in a Tiara Jewelry Case and a Gemvelope.

Worst case scenario on a beautiful and far-away trip would be to lose your personal belongings. SPIbelt keeps your cash, keys, and credit cards securely near you at all times in a fashionable yet inconspicuous way! That way, if you lose your luggage, you’ve got the credit cards to buy more clothes. Don’t tell my husband, but sometimes I tip the airlines to do that on purpose.

Celebrate Spring with gifts under $20

Monday, March 7th, 2011

March is the beginning of many reasons to celebrate — Fat Tuesday, Mardi Gras, Earth Day, Easter –  Spring! The world comes alive again: plants start to blossom and grow, animals have their offspring, people come out of hibernation to take advantage of the amazing weather. It’s a time for nature to celebrate and you can too with these great gifts under $20 from

For all the picnics and backyard parties you’ll start having this Spring, stock up on these Peace Love World party accessories: “I am Happiness”, “I am Peace”, and “I am Yummy”.

Imagine enjoying your Spring/Summer on a boat and cooling your engines with these cute party drink favors. It’s not a dream, you can have that! Well, not the boat but the Citrus Sippers. I even fill these Citrus Sipper ice trays with my fave lemonade or smoothie blend for a cool afternoon popsicle treat.

What better way to celebrate Spring and upcoming Earth Day (April 22) than with earthy fashion from Humanity For All? “Sow Love” and “Plant Peace”.

Shed the grays and black shades of Winter! Rev up your Spring style with Nail Fraud and easily add some color to your ensemble!

Spring also means SPRING BREAK! Pack up and travel with ease with a colorful trendy RIU tri-fold cosmetic bag. This burst of color will be an instant burst of fun even before arriving to your tropical destination.

March also calls for some Spring cleaning to dust the cobwebs off the work you been neglecting while in hibernation. Bright colors are proven to stimulate your mind so these Happeez Clips will motivate you to clean your palate, invigorate your creativity, and keep your new projects organized.

Stash your cash in a cute and colorful Candy wallet. Like the Candy Buttons you ate as a kid, this old skool Candy Stash is super sweet!

Make a Statement with new Confetti Band bracelets

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

Bracelets as a statement accessory have come a long way from the 1980s Madonna punk bangles and jelly bracelets, to colored social support bracelets, to outrageous high fashion gaudy bracelets, to the fun and colorful Silly Band bracelets…

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Well, that was a nice quick review through bracelet pop culture history. Now, we’d like to introduce you to the new bracelet fad of statement bracelets — with actual statements. And the bigger, the better and “louder” your words will be heard. Statement Tees are so last year! Try these Confetti Bands from on for size and wear your “heart on your sleeve”, so to speak. Be Yourself, I love 2 Text, I love 2 Dance, Love & Peace, Girl Power…and more!

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Check out more styles and statements for the best to suit your mood and personality at! Suitable and durable for kids. Perfect for the true Material Girls. Great for yourself or as a gift. Buy and wear more for the multi-faceted :P
Goodbye Silly Bandz, Hello Wide Statement Confetti Bands!

Trick out your sneakers!

Monday, September 27th, 2010

U has got a bright new item that’ll score you some major style points in the schoolyard, the ball courts, or just cruising the town in your hot kicks – U-Lace! The U-Lace custom lacing system is the newest fashion trend in Japan, allowing you to trick out your shoes just the way you want and with ease. Make your hot kicks even hotter!

Forget those confusing lace braiding schemes that only add bulk to the shoe. U-Laces are lace segments engineered to span one set of eyelets each – giving you the power to create an almost infinite combination of colors and configurations. They lock in and pop back out easily, so you can use them on multiple sneakers and change them out as often as you like: quickly, easily, repeatedly. With 24 colors available, you have over 110 billion color combinations at your fingertips. It’s totally customizable to your style and personality.

VIDEO: Introducing U-Lace

Try out these sample designs then see if you can come up with your own.

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U Lace shoes

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Celebration of Peace, Love, and Harmony

Sunday, September 19th, 2010

September 21 is the International Day of Peace, or World Peace Day. Take it upon yourself to do a good deed for a stranger and believe that he/she will pay it forward. Start with a day then try it for a week, a couple weeks, a month…“The International Day of Peace (“Peace Day”) provides an opportunity for individuals, organizations and nations to create practical acts of peace on a shared date. It was established by a United Nations resolution in 1981 to coincide with the opening of the General Assembly. The first Peace Day was celebrated in September 1982.

In 2002 the General Assembly officially declared September 21 as the permanent date for the International Day of Peace.”

Michael Jackson

PLAY VIDEO: Man in the Mirror – Michael Jackson
An advocate for world peace, Michael Jackson led alongside other world peace leaders like Mother Teresa, Gandhi, Deepak Chopra, and Oprah. His legacy not only lies in influencing music, but MJ influenced the world with his music. “Man in the Mirror” reminds and encourages us to aspire to be our own peace leader.

Representing more than just the hippie days of peace and love from the 1960s, here are some Peace merchandise from to help celebrate this 2010 Peace Day:

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NEW ITEM: These fashionable Peace wristlet purses are a cute way to wear your passion for peace on your arm.

Peace bracelets

Peace and Love Charm Bracelets

These charming Peace and Love bracelets are a terrific accessory for any day of the year, for any outfit. Also check out the Peace Sign necklace and bracelet set.

Plush Peace Bear

Plush Peace Bear

Snuggle and cuddle up with a retro 1960s-inspired Peace Bear. This is a great gift for yourself or to share with kids and friends.

Shoe Peace Blingerz

Peace Shoe Blingerz

Every time I come around your city – Bling, Bling! Shine out your sneaker tips with rhinestone stickers designed in a Peace symbol.

Peace pillowcase

Peace Love Pillowcases

Lay your head on these Peace Love pillowcases to remind you to share peace and love from the moment you wake, and to remind you to reflect on the peace and love you did share when you go to sleep.

Peace Postcards

Peace Love Friends postcards

Send a happy note love of Peace and Love to your friends. In this technologically-advanced day of texting and emails, it is surprising and more heart-felt to receive an actual handwritten letter.

Check out for more gift ideas. Treat yourself, your kids, your family, and your friends. It’s always a good feeling to give and share the love.

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