October 21, 2014

Get Organized With Dagne Dover

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When it comes to handbags we all know this popular phrase fits perfectly.. "the bigger, the better" right! But not only that! We also need something that is functional. A bag that allows us to keep organize and that is where Dagne Dover comes in. 

When I first discovered Dagne Dover a few weeks ago I didn't think much of it. Yes, the handbags were fashionable. Yes, the bags were big enough to fit my life in but...what else? This is when I dug deeper and took a look inside! The true reason why Dagne Dover is so unique, thee only one-of-a-kind in this very crowded market space of bags is because of the functionality of each bag. 

I'm a very busy mom who Monday-Friday is heading to meetings and in constant need of my devices. I love laptop sleeves (don't get me wrong) but being able to carry my laptop, ipad, camera, snacks, water bottle and everything else in one bag is just A-mazing! I know where everything is and I could blindly pull anything out of my bag without struggling to find it. The sleek design goes with practically everything and I'm utterly in love with every pocket and every detail this bag has. 

My wonderful readers.. meet my new best friend The Tote by Dagne Dover
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Cuando se trata de bolsos todos sabemos esta popular frase.."cuanto más grande, mejor". Pero no sólo eso! También necesitamos algo que sea funcional. Una bolsa que nos permita mantener la organización y es ahí donde Dagne Dover entra. 

Cuando descubrí a Dagne Dover hace unas semanas verdaderamente no me llamo la atención. Sí, las bolsas están de moda. Sí, las bolsas eran lo suficientemente grande para entrar todo en mi casa, pero ... ¿qué más? Esto es cuando mire en el interior! La verdadera razón por la que Dagne Dover es tan único es por la funcionalidad de cada bolsa. 

Soy una madre muy ocupada que de lunes a viernes se dirige a reuniones y siempre necesito mi computadora. Poder llevar mi computadora portátil, ipad, cámara, bocadillos, botella de agua y todo lo demás en una bolsa es increíble! Yo sé dónde está todo y puedo sacar a ciegas cualquier cosa de mi bolsa sin tener que luchar para encontrarlo. El diseño es muy elegante, combina con todo y estoy completamente enamorada de cada bolsillo y cada detalle que este bolso tiene. 

October 20, 2014

The 2014 Skin Cancer Foundation Gala With Olay


I'm incredibly honored to be partnering with Olay and attend the 2014 Skin Cancer Foundation Gala tomorrow as an on-site corespondent. Olay is being honored at the 2014 Skin Cancer Foundation Gala for Olay’s efforts around skin cancer prevention.

Olay’s Sun campaign was created to educate women about the importance of daily sun protection and incorporating SPF as part of their everyday beauty routine. I'm one of those individuals who doesn't walk out of their house without a moisturizer that has a minimum SPF 15, as taught by my mother. The products below will help protect your skin from the sun, keep your skin looking beautiful and moisturized.   


Hillary Fogelson, the face of the campaign and a four-time melanoma survivor shared her amazing story with the world and is now inspiring us to realize the importance of protecting our skin with her own personal story. You can view her emotional journey below.

As a longtime fan of Olay's products I am thrilled to be sharing live-moments with you at the gala tomorrow. You can follow the hashtag #SCFgala #BestBeautiful and follow me on my social media accounts Facebook (Facebook.com/nytrendymoms), Twitter (@nytrendymoms) and Instagram (@nytrendymoms). Also make sure to follow Olay on Facebook (Facebook.com/Olay), twitter (@OlayUS) and Instagram (@Olay). This event is going to be spectacular, don't miss it!

This post is a collaboration with Olay. As always all opinions are my own. Thanks for supporting the brands and collaborations that make NY Trendy Moms possible!

October 19, 2014

Unisex Fragrance by Krigler

LOCATION
The Plaza Hotel, NYC

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I hope everyone is having a wonderful weekend! 

When I think of female fragrances I think of 'flowers'. When I think of male colognes I think of 'woody and strong scents'. Now... what comes to mind when you hear the word UNISEX?

That, was the question that had-me-going when I first heard about this new Ultimate K'Oud 75214 Krigler's fragrance from their Royal Collection. The fragrance was inspired by nature (which I love) and has a blend of spices that suit male and female equally. One spritz of this fragrance stays on your skin the entire day, which is very rare in fragrances nowadays. The deep, intense fragrance opens with BergamotCardamom and Black Truffle. The scent of Sandalwood and Cedar Wood lingers on the skin and becomes the perfect Autumn fragrance for ladies and gents. 


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 This fragrance can be purchased on Krigler.com or in The Plaza Hotel in New York City. The 1.7oz/ 50ml retails for $355 and the 3.4oz/100ml retails for $555. These fragrances make great holiday gifts for friends and families (if you're trying to knock two birds with one stone;) I already have in mind a few couples I will be gifting these to. 

Enjoy your Sunday loves and don't forget to enter my latest giveaways here and here!

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October 17, 2014

Dressing For The Weekend!

LOCATION
Long Island City

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It's Friday and I'm ready to take over the weekend!
Many of you have been asking about this beautiful dress ever since I posted a photo on my social media accounts. This Maggy London dress is a Nordstrom exclusive and you can buy it here. I hope everyone has a fantastic day and even better weekend!
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Es viernes y estoy lista para el fin de semana!
Muchos de ustedes han estado preguntando acerca de este hermoso vestido desde que publique una foto en mis redes sociales. Este vestido de Maggy London esta exclusivamente en Nordstrom y se puede comprar aquí. Espero que todos tengan un día fantástico y un mejor fin de semana!

October 16, 2014

Donate Your Hair To A Great Cause


When I was a little girl my mother cut 10 inches off my hair and donate it to a Cancer foundation and I'm hoping my little sister does the same next month. Hair is our identity and I can't imagine losing all of it due to an illness. Thats why I support Pantene for always giving back to those in need. Today I will be sharing information on the work Pantene is doing to help women fight cancer.

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You might know that October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month and Pantene is donating over $1 million dollars this year to the Pantene Beautiful Lengths Program, created in 2006 to inspire people to grow, cut and donate their healthy hair to create free, real-hair wigs for woman who have lost their hair due to undergoing cancer treatments. The Lengths collection includes a shampoo, conditioner, and a 2-in-1 to strengthen hair against damage that leads to breakage. The beautiful Lengths Collection also helps you achieve healthy, long hair that can be shared with woman who needs it most. To date, Pantene Beautiful Lengths has received nearly 600,000 hair donations from generous men, woman and children. As a result 34,000 real-hair wigs have been provided to female cancer patients. 

In celebration of Pantene Beautiful Lengths 8th annual anniversary, telenovela superstar Maite Perroni will be meeting fans and asking the local Miami community to donate eight inches of their beautiful, healthy hair to help bring smiles and confidence to those women in treatment by giving them the opportunity to have free real-hair wigs.


Event in Miami

date: Wednesday, October 22nd
time: 5:00pm-6:00pm
location: Walmart- 8651 Northwest 13 Terrace, Doral, FL 33126

Event in New York (National Donate Your Hair Day)

date: Saturday, November 22nd 
time: 12:00pm- 3:00 pm
where: Rita Hazan Salon- 720 5th ave between 56th street & 57th street NYC

Giveaway!!

The first 3 people to pledge to donate 8 inches of their healthy hair on National Donate Your Hair Day wins the Pantene Beautiful Lengths product collection (which I own and use) as well as a special gift. 

Donation Requirements
-must be a minimum of 8 inches long 
-Hair should be freshly washed and completely dry, without any styling products. 
-Hair may be colored with vegetable dyes, rinses and semi-permanent dyes. It cannot be bleached, permanently colored highlighted or chemically treated. 
-Gray hair does not absorb dye at the same rate as other types of hair, so hair may not be more than 50% gray.

If you'd like to help this cause contact NDYHDNYC@gmail.com to make an appointment to donate 8 inches of your healthy hair and get a haircut by a professional for free at Riza Hazan Salon. You will also be able to meet me as I will be on location that day:)

To findout more on how you can get involved and donate please visit www.BeautifulLengths.com and like Pantene North America on FacebookYou can also follow @Pantene on Twitter and @PanteneHair on Instagram.
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Cuando yo era niña mi madre me cortó 10 centímetros de mi cabello y lo dono a una fundación de Cáncer y estoy esperando que mi hermanita pequeña haga lo mismo el próximo mes. Como mujer, el cabello es nuestra identidad y no puedo imaginar perderlo todo debido a una enfermedad. Es por eso que apoyo a Pantene por siempre donar a los más necesitados. Hoy voy a compartir información sobre el trabajo que Pantene está haciendo para ayudar a las mujeres a combatir el cáncer.

Octubre es el mes de concientización sobre el cáncer y Pantene donará más de $1 millón de dólares este año sobre Pantene Beautiful Lengths, creado en 2006 para inspirar a la gente a crecer, cortar y donar su cabello saludable para crear pelucas de cabello real para las mujeres que han perdido su cabello debido a tratamientos contra el cáncer. La colección incluye un champú, acondicionador, y un 2-en-1 para fortalecer el cabello contra el daño que produce la rotura. Hasta la fecha, Pantene Beautiful Lengths ha recibido cerca de 600,000 donaciones de cabello de hombres, mujeres y niños generosos. Como resultado se han distribuidos más de  34,000 pelucas de cabello natural a mujeres que luchan contra el cáncer..  


En la celebración del octavo aniversario de Pantene Beautiful Lengths, la bella superestrella de telenovelas y cantante Maite Perroni se reunirá a sus fans y les pedirá a la comunidad local de Miami que done ocho pulgadas de su cabello saludable para ayudar a traer sonrisas y confianza a las mujeres en tratamiento, dándoles la oportunidad de tener pelucas reales gratis.

Evento en Miami 
Fecha: Miércoles, 22 de octubre
hora: 5:00pm-6:00pm
Ubicación: por Walmart 8651 Northwest 13 Terrace, Miami, FL 33126

Evento en Nueva York (Día Nacional para la Donación de Cabello) 
Fecha: Sábado, 22 de noviembre
hora: 12:00pm- 3:00pm
donde: Riza Hazan Salon- 720 quinta avenida- entre la calle 56 y la calle 57

Sorteo!! 
Las primeras 3 personas que se comprometen a donar 8 pulgadas de su cabello saludable en el Día Nacional de Donar Tu Cabello ganara el la colección de productos de Beautiful Lengths, y también un regalo especial.

Requisitos para la Donación 
-El cabello debe tener por lo menos 8 pulgadas de largo
-El cabello debe estar recién lavado y completamente seco, sin ningún tipo de productos fijadores
-Puede estar tenido- con tinturas vegetales, enjuagues y tinturas semipermanentes. Pero no puede estar tenido con tinturas permanentes y tampoco puede tener ningún tipo de tratamiento químico o rayitos.
-El cabello canoso es difícil de usar en la elaboración de las pelucas ya que no absorbe tinturas de la misma manera, por lo tanto que el cabello no debe tener más de 5% de canas.

Si desea ayudar a esta causa mande un correo electrónico a NDYHDNYC@gmail.com para hacer una cita y donar 8 pulgadas de su cabello saludable y obtener un corte de cabello por un profesional gratis en Rita Hazan Salon en NYC. También podrá reunirse conmigo ya que estaré en el salon ese día :)

Para saber más sobre cómo usted puede participar y donar visite www.BeautifulLengths.com y dale like a Pantene Norteamérica en Facebook. También puede seguir a @Pantene en Twitter y @PanteneHair en Instagram.

This post is a collaboration with Pantene. As always all opinions are my own. Thanks for supporting the brands and collaborations that make NY Trendy Moms possible!

October 15, 2014

Leather, Knits and Rock & Roll

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Todays look is a casual and a highly requested one. Knits, leather and booties for Autumn, perfect right! FYI- A few things will be changing in the next couple to weeks. I will be hosting lots of giveaways and I will start posting more than once a day. So stay tuned for lots and lots of new things coming on NY Trendy Moms.
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La mirada de hoy es una casual y uno muy solicitado. Cuero, Tejidos y botines para el otoño, perfecto no! Algunas cosas van a cambiar en el próximo par de semanas. Voy a dar un montón de regalos y voy a empezar a publicar más de una vez al día. Así que estén atentos para montones y montones de cosas nuevas que vienen en el blog.

October 14, 2014

Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice

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One of my favorite late 80's movies (even though I wasn't born when it came out) was Beetlejuice.  I grew up watching this classic with my older brother and hoping a second one would be made, and that might just happen (rumors). Today's look was inspired by Beetlejuices costume and I thought this would be perfect for a girly Halloween inspiration. 

& how chic is this Daisy Fuentes skirt via Kohl'sHope you like it:)
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Una de mis películas favoritas de finales de los años 80 (a pesar de que yo no había nacido cuando salió) fue Beetlejuice. Crecí viendo esta película clásica con mi hermano mayor y con la esperanza de que un día hicieran otra, y creo que mi sueño se va a realizar pronto. Este look de hoy fue inspirada por el traje que llevaba Beetlejuice y pensé que seria una buena inspiración para Halloween que se acerca muy pronto.

Para celebrar Daisy Fuentes décimo aniversario con Kohl, creó una colección cápsula de 10 piezas con sus 10 artículos favoritos para el otoño 2014. La colección cápsula ofrece una versión moderna de siluetas clásicas favoritas de todo el mundo. Esta falda es una de esas piezas versátiles de su nueva colección.

Delta Temp2O™ Shower Head Review + Giveaway!



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If you've been following me for the past few weeks you might remember me changing my kitchen sink to a Delta 2.0 faucet (see post here). My family and I love how easy it is to use and how much simpler it makes our lives when it comes to cleaning up. When I got the opportunity to switch my old shower head to a Delta Temp2O™ Shower Head I obviously did! There's nothing more enjoyable than a long soothing shower in the AM after coming home from a 2 hour workout at the gym.. and YES, this is the highlight of my day, everyday! With that said I'm happy to announce this giveaway!

 One lucky winner will receive a Delta Temp2O™ Shower Head in any finish and style they like (showerhead or hand shower) just follow these simple rules; follow NY Trendy Moms on Twitter, like NYTM Facebook page and comment on this post "I want a HappiMess" to complete your entry. 

The giveaway will end October 21st and the winner will be picked at random via Rafflecopter, so.. get excited! 

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The Delta Temp2O™ technology has 6 different settings as well as an led light that displays the temperature in-colors to help avoid cold/hot surprises. When you turn the water on the LED light will turn blue as it's 73 degrees, when it become a little warmer and it reaches 103 it turns purple and when it reaches 113 it changes to red which means 'Warning I'm H-O-T'. You're able to change the settings by simply pressing a button on the handle. The settings include; Full Body Spray, Full Spray w/Massage, Massage, Soft Drench Spray, Shampoo Rinsing Spray, Shampoo Rinsing Spray w/Massage. With all these options I can last hours in the bathroom, if i could

This removable shower head is great for people with small kids (this is totally my excuse) as it makes it very easy to wash their hair or simply clean them up after a dirty playdate. 

If you missed my HappiMess experience in Chicago a few weeks ago watch the video here.


 “Why do people treat mess like it’s a bad thing? It’s actually the evidence of a life well lived. When you’re out there making, creating, doing and playing, embrace your #HappiMess and let Delta kitchen and bath innovations help clean up so you can do it all again tomorrow.”

“Disclosure: Compensation was provided by Delta via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Delta.”

October 10, 2014

Crest 3D White Whitening Challenge

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Happy Friday guys!

I'm so excited to announce that I will be taking the two week, Crest 3D White whitening challenge using Crest 3D White Whitestrips Luxe Supreme FlexFit. I've never tried any whitening products before and never thought I needed them because I don't drink coffee nor do I smoke. I think part of it was being in denial and not wanting to admit that my teeth could be a little whiter. I finally gave-in after seeing before-and-after photos of this challenge and wanted to share my transformation with you guys from start to finish.

I cannot wait to see the results. I will be updating you on my social media accounts in mid process to show you what it looks like, then, in two weeks I will be sharing with you the final results. If I love it, I will have a giveaway at the end of the challenge so you guys can try it as well.


I would love for you guys to take the challenge with me and share your process. If you decided to start the process too make sure to Include @3DWhite #3DWhiteSmile on any photo you upload. 
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Estoy tan emocionada de anunciar que voy a tomar el desafío de dos semanas con Crest 3D. Nunca he probado los productos de blanqueamiento antes y nunca pensé que los necesitaba porque yo no tomo café ni fumo. Creo que no quería admitir que mis dientes podrían ser un poco más blancos. Finalmente me rendí después de ver fotos de personas que tomaron el desafío y quería compartir mi transformación con ustedes de principio a fin.

No puedo esperar para ver los resultados. Voy a estar actualizando los en mis cuentas de redes sociales a mediado proceso y en dos semanas voy a compartir con ustedes los resultados finales. Si me encanta, voy a tener un sorteo al final del desafío por lo que ustedes pueden probarlo también.

Me encantaría que ustedes tomaran el reto conmigo y compartan su proceso. Si ha decidido iniciar el proceso, asegúrese de incluir @3DWhite #3DWhiteSmile en cualquier fotografía que suba.

This post is in collaboration with Crest 3D. As always all opinions are my own. Thanks for supporting the brands and collaborations that make NY Trendy Moms possible. 

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October 9, 2014

Red Stripes + Bell Bottoms

LOCATION
Queens, NY

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These 7 For All Mankind jeans are the first pair of high-waisted bell bottoms and the latest addition to my closet. When I was younger it was all I wore and as I grew older I simply put them aside to give for donation. I'm totally going back to my old ways. I ordered these a few weeks ago in a bigger size and since then I've lost a few pounds. As soon as I shot these photos, I ran to my tailor and got them hemmed. Can't wait to show you how much better the look on.


INVITATION
If you're in NYC today October 9th at 6pm, stop by Bloomingdales in 59th Street and Lexington Avenue, 5th floor to celebrate the launch of Dawn Levy line of coats and jackets.
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Estos 7 For All Mankind pantalones vaqueros son el primer par de 'pantalones de talle alto campana' y la última adición a mi armario. Cuando era más joven era todo lo que usaba y cuando fui creciendo simplemente los puso a un lado para dar a donación. Creo que estoy volviendo a mis viejas costumbres. Ordene estos hace unas semanas en un tamaño más grande y desde entonces he perdido unos cuantos kilos. Tan pronto como me tire estas fotos, corrí a mi sastre y los arregle. No puedo esperar para mostrarle lo mucho mejor que se ven.

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Si estás en Nueva York hoy 09 de octubre a las 6 pm, pase por Bloomingdales en la calle 59 y la Avenida Lexington, 5 ª planta para celebrar el lanzamiento de la línea Dawn Levy de abrigos y chaquetas.