Glam Slam: The Friday Five: Do It In December
First Published: November 30, 2012 10:58 AM EST Credit: Getty Images
LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- The last month of 2012! And as usual for the holiday season, there is A LOT to do! Here are a few things to check out in between eating latkes and watching “It’s A Wonderful Life”….again! Happy Holidays!
OSCAR BAIT MOVIE: “Les Miserables” is already getting major award buzz and with a cast that includes Anne Hathaway, Hugh Jackman, Amanda Seyfried and Russell Crowe, it’s no wonder why! The classic novel turned Broadway musical now heads to the big screen on Christmas day.
ON YOUR MARK, GET SET, SHOP!: I love this idea! Upscale retailer Neiman Marcus and affordable chain Target teamed up with 24 designers, including Marc Jacobs and Proenza Schouler, for more than 50 products that will be sold at BOTH stores! Debuts December 1.
HOLIDAY GIFTS GALORE: eBay has partnered with seven designers including Billy Reid, Jonathan Adler and Steven Alan for a limited-edition gift collection called the eBay Holiday Collective. There are more than 40 items in the collection, which includes clothing, jewelry and home décor. Everything is under $100. The eBay Holiday Collective is available at www.ebay.com/holidaycollective
SHOP FOR A CAUSE: Tomorrow, December 1st is World Aids Day and MAC Cosmetics will donate DOUBLE the sales of VIVA GLAM products to the MAC Aids Fund. 100% of the sales price of VIVA GLAM products bought on maccosmetics.com go directly to the Fund, which has raised more than $270 million dollars to help those living with HIV/AIDS.
STYLISH VIEWING: As Vogue celebrates 120 years of fabulousness, get the inside scoop on how some of the most iconic fashion images are conceived by the magazine’s fashion editors in the documentary “In Vogue: The Editor’s Eye.” This behind-the-scenes look at Anna Wintour’s “secret weapons” features interviews with the editors, as well as fashion designers and Vogue subjects. Premieres Thursday December 6th on HBO.
-- Ryan Patterson
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