Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Naughty & Nice

Sugar and spice, and everything... naughty. Spice Intimates, in the Santee Alley, has Leg Avenue and Be Wicked costumes on sale now through Halloween. Costumes range from classic Halloween staples like cop and Wonder Woman, to new favorites: the sexy monster and cupcake girl. They also have plenty of stockings, hats and costume accessories for those of you looking to DIY your Halloween costume this year. Like them on Facebook to receive an extra in-store discount!

Spice Intimates is located at 1143 inside the Santee Alley. Questions? Give them a call at 213-741-9933.

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Homecoming 2012 Dress Shopping Guide

Image via House of Wu

Looking for a Homecoming dress? Choose your style below and plan your Santee Alley shopping trip!

Party Dresses: 
Where to go: Mertella & Co. and AP Design
What you'll find: At Mertella & Co. you'll find vintage inspired designs in chiffon, silk, and lace fabrics as well as sequined party dresses. AP Design is the place for body-con party dresses. It's also a great place for sequined dresses and animal prints. Price range: $

Plus-Size Party Dresses
Where to go: AP Design and Sweeties Plus
What you'll find: The best selection in plus-size party dresses. Sequins, prints, short, long, high-low, you name it, they have it. Price range: $

Cocktail & Special Occasion Dresses:
Where to go: Black Cat
What you'll find: A wide selection of cocktail dresses in all price ranges, including designs popular brands Paparazzi by Mori Lee, Jovani, Faviana, and Mac Duggal. Price range: $$

Designer Dresses:
Where to go: Noell
What you'll find: The latest styles from some of the most coveted special occasion and pageant gown designers. These dresses are steeply discounted (often sold at wholesale price) but still carry a heavier price tag. Price range: $$$