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Fashion Sensei- ONE HOUR Giveaway!


And the winner of our last giveaway is…


Congratulations! You are the winner of the amazing Sekhmet cuff!  Man are you lucky!!! 🙂

I will be contacting you soon.

I want to thank everyone who participated in this giveaway, especially those of you who entered each drawing over the course of the day and didn’t win. 😦  I wish I had more prizes.

Be sure to check out the exclusive discounts on the above “Cyber Monday Madness!” post for more great online deals.  While all the giveaways are done, you can get in on a great discount until 11:59 EST.

Thanks again everyone!

Tanya Zager Chisholm

Fashion Sensei, Editor 


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You are not going to believewhat we have for today’s final Fashion Sensei’s ONE HOUR Giveaway.  Take a look at this…


We will be giving away the Sekhmet cuff!

Product Detail:

Shimmering Sterling Silver frames the delicate crocheted gold in this intricate cuff. 2 inches in width and 6 inches around. Sekhmet is the Egyptian sun Goddess of strength and protection.

Value: $225

How To Enter:

You only have ONE HOUR to enter.

This is our final giveaway today.  Scroll, to the bottom of this post or click HERE to leave us a comment on where you will wear this incredible work of art. You have ONE HOUR submit your comment, before this amazing day is over.  The winner will be chosen at random from all the comments submitted this hour.  So get a move on! 🙂  (U.S. residence only)

Keren Peled, started with a vision to create elegant and wearable art, with signature styles that blend European, Mediterranean and Latin American cultural design. 

Inspired by the beautiful works of the ancient Egyptians, Mayans, and Hindus, Keren has also integrated crochet and macrame techniques in the styling of her jewelry.

The incredibly talented designer behind Keren Jewelry, has a “whose who” list of credentials.  She has been featured in many magazines, including InStyle, Wedding Style, Harpers’ Bazaar and many more. Celebrities that have worn her pieces include Alicia Keys, models Nazri from “Project Runway”, CariDee English from “America’s next top model”, Vivica A. Fox, Michelle Williams from Destiny’s Child, Miss Universe, Miss USA and Miss Teen USA

The collections have participated regularly on the runways of major fashion weeks, in 2006 Keren accessorized the Abaete line at Bryant park at NY fashion week.  Then in 2007, she accessorized the Renee Larc line also in NY fashion week and in 2008, she accessorized the Kelly Nishimoto collection on the LA fashion week runway.

The Line includes a collection of necklaces, rings, bracelets, earrings and hair accessories.

Didn’t win?  If you would like to buy the Sekhmet cuff shown above, please click here.

*If you haven’t already, be sure to click here for a listing of all of today’s Fashion Sensei “Cyber Monday Madness!” deals.

*Fashion Sensei is not responsible for this prize, the value, shipping, or any possible damage that may occur during delivery.



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Fashion Sensei *BONUS HOUR* Pearls Of Joy


And the winner of this beautiful multi colored freshwater Pearl Necklace is…


Congratulations! Based on the number of folks who entered, there are going to be a few envious ladies out there.  🙂  I will be contacting you soon.

Don’t worry everyone, there is one more amazing giveaway today.  Don’t forget to enter.  Good Luck!

During this *BONUS HOUR* you will have the opportunity to get an amazing deal and win a fantastic prize!

Remember, you only have ONE HOUR to respond.



Pearls Of Joy will be offering an additional 20% off their already low prices.  You must act fast, this offer is only good for ONE HOUR.  Most of you who have followed me all day know this by now.  But you newbies, get on the stick!  After one hour this offer will self destruct!

Use discount code: WebBuster when placing your order.



Now on to a prize I know you have been waiting for, the Multi Color Freshwater Pearl Necklace!


(click on image for further details)


Size: 6-7mm                   Length:  18″      Grade:  AA+   

Shape:  Near Round   Luster:  Good   Gold Work: 14kt

List Price: $425           Pearls of Joy Price: $99

“Like all of our necklaces this strand is knotted between each pearl for safety and strung with only the finest twin silk.”

– Pearls Of Joy

How To Enter:

Scroll to the bottom of this post or click HERE and tell us why you MUST own this lovely strand of pearls or who the lucky girl is that you are going to give them to. 

You must act quickly, all comments must be submitted by the end of this hour to be eligible.  (U.S. residence only)  The winner will be chosen at random from those who enter this hour and the lucky winner will be announced next hour.  

Good Luck!

Pearls of Joy: About Us

We Are a Name You Can Trust

Since 2000 we have been importing and selling high quality cultured pearls. What started as a small online venture has grown into one of the most respected and trusted names in cultured pearl jewelry today. But don’t take our word for it, just read what some of our many happy customers have to say about us here.

Our Shipping Is Fast and Free

Same day shipping is available on all in stock items ordered before 1:00 pm PST(excluding weekends and holidays), this means with overnight shipping you can have your pearls in your hands within 24hrs. We also offer Free USPS Shipping on all orders over $99.

We Stand Behind Our Product

We guarantee every single item we sell 100% – in fact we are so confident in the quality of our pearls that we offer a previously unheard of 90-day “no hassle” return policy. This means for any reason what so ever you can return your purchase for a full refund within 90 days of the original purchase date.

We Are the Safest Way to Buy Pearls

When we built PearlsOfJoy.com, we made security our top concern. We use the same security protection systems as sites like www.Disney.com and www.Walmart.com. We are the safest, with the only Safe Shopping Guarantee and flawless 100% safety rating in the Industry.

We Protect Your Privacy

We DO NOT Share Personal Information with Third Parties!
We never have and never will, plain and simple. We only ask for the bare minimum required to process your transaction. We, just like you hate spam and would never sell or distribute your information. You can feel secure that any information collected is between you and PearlsOfJoy.com only. 
Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you would like more information or call us toll free at 1-800-451-1411

Didn’t Win? To purchase this set of pearls and more, click here.

*If you haven’t already, be sure to click here for a listing of all of today’s Fashion Sensei “Cyber Monday Madness!” deals.

*Fashion Sensei is not responsible for this prize, value, shipment or condition of the prize upon delivery.


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Fashion Sensei- *BONUS HOUR* jbandme.com


The winner for the lovely Michael Stars sweater is…


Congratulations!  I will be contacting you soon.

Thank you to all you who entered.  Be sure to come back each hour for more amazing prizes!

During this *BONUS HOUR* you will have the opportunity to get an amazing deal and win a fantastic prize!



First up, the ONE HOUR Web Buster, and this one is a doozy.

Fashion Sensei readers may use the discount code: jbtrue to receive a 50% discount on all in- stock TRUE RELIGION JEANS at jbandme.com.  Act fast, because when this hour is up, poof! The deal is gone. Click here to shop.





Oh baby, one lucky winner will receive a Michael Stars – Cashmere Blend V-Neck Pullover valued at $140!


Transition into the cooler months with this incredibly soft, cashmere blend pullover. The v-neck gives this sweater a classic look that you will continue to love for years to come.

Color: Snow

Materials: 25% wool, 15% cashmere

Care Instructions: Dry Clean

Measurements: 24”

How To Enter:

You only have ONE HOUR to enter.

To win this beautiful sweater, click HERE to leave us a comment at the end of this post.  Tell me where you will wear your new prize or to whom you may give it to this Christmas.  Hurry!  You only have ONE HOUR before I choose one comment at random.  The winner will be announced in the next hour. (U.S. residents only)

Good Luck!

Check out jbandme.com for a wide array of hip designer apparel, accessories, shoes, home goods and more!

*If you haven’t already, be sure to click here for a listing of all of today’s Fashion Sensei “Cyber Monday Madness!” deals.

*Fashion Sensei is not responsible for this prize, value, shipment or condition of the prize upon delivery.


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Fashion Sensei- *BONUS HOUR*


The winner of the beautiful Pearl Necklace is…

Janet Pearce!

Congratulations!  I will be contacting you soon for your information.

If you didn’t win, keep watching for more ONE HOUR Giveaways!

During this *BONUS HOUR*, you will have the opportunity to get an amazing deal and win a fantastic prize!



“Bringing Beauty From The Inside Out”

For this hour only, Fashion Sensei will be offering BUY ONE HOUR, GET ONE FREE for all Personal Shopping and Wardrobe Consulting Services booked during this hour.

To schedule and appointment, contact me now at fashionsensei@gmail.com.

Fashion Sensei is proud to offer Personal Shopping and Wardrobe Consultations for all shapes, sizes and budgets. With such a varied selection today in the fashion world, finding flattering options can be overwhelming.

Fashion Sensei’s mission is to assist women in achieving their personal and professional goals by creating a positive self image through appropriate, flattering and creative, wardrobe and grooming choices that are within your budget.

Further, my purpose is to reduce the amount of time you spend shopping, help you save money and to provide you with the tools to empower you to look and feel your best.

Fees are not based on a commission; my priority is dressing you, not selling you clothes. We can shop anywhere from discount stores to high-end fashion boutiques. Below you will find a brief description of two of the services that Fashion Sensei offers.

Personal Shopping – Whether you have a special occasion, interviewing for a new job, a new mom returning to the workforce, or just need a little help meeting your fashion potential, Fashion Sensei can help.  After completing a brief profile, we will work together to help you stay within your budget and look you best.

Wardrobe Consultation-  Here is the perfect opportunity to facilitate a fresh start for your wardrobe. This service is intended to sort through your current attire to find what works and divest yourself of what does not.   Think, What Not To Wear, but I won’t make you stand in front of a 365 degree mirror!

Fashion Sensei will help you mix and match your current garments, accessories or help you update outfits as needed. In turn, this will reduce the time and effort necessary to get dressed each day.

So whether we are shopping in the store or in your closet, I’m ready to bring your beauty from the inside out!


Pearl Paradise

Let’s kick off this first ONE HOUR Giveaway with something spectacular!

PearlParadise.com is proud to offer one Fashion Sensei reader this beautiful white pearl necklace.



Pearls: Freshwater

Color: White

Quality: Freshadama/Gem-grade freshwater

Surface: Clean

Luster: Excellent

Size: 6.0 to 7.0 mm

Value: $215

Featuring the highest .01% of the freshwater pearl harvest each year, these strands are exceptionally rare.  Each strand features white body colors with subtle overtones, incredible luster, and a unique surface orient seen only on the highest quality pearls. 

With less than 5% deviation from a perfectly round shape, these pearls rival even the highest quality akoya pearls. By purchasing this “Freshadama” pearl necklace you are guaranteed to receive the absolute best freshwater pearls produced in the world today.

How To Enter:

For a chance to win, leave a comment at the end of this post telling us why you MUST have this gorgeous necklace, where you would wear it or to whom you will give it to.

You only have ONE HOUR to leave a comment.  The winner will be chosen at random from those who comment this hour and will be announced in next hours segment. (Sorry U.S. residence only)

Pearl Paradise

About PearlParadise.com

A Decade of Growth
Founded in 1996 and brought online in 2000, Pearl Paradise has grown into the world’s largest online pearl company, with 2006 sales topping $20 million. With a custom-built, 1,400-cubic-foot vault filled with pearls, we offer a selection of pearls unlike any other pearl seller, online or off. Our commitment to offering prices 80 percent below retail has accelerated our growth.
With more than 100,000 satisfied customers to date, we have benefited greatly by word-of-mouth advertising. Our commitment to quality, customer service, and unbeatable pricing and selection has helped us become the Internet’s premier source of pearl jewelry.
A Trusted Name
The reputation we have built based on the quality of our merchandise has attracted the attention of journalists around the world. We have been blessed with glowing articles in The Wall Street Journal, Entrepreneur Magazine, Investor’s Business Daily, and Inc. Magazine, to name just a few.
The pearl and jewelry industry has followed our growth and featured us in respected industry publications like Modern Jeweler, Jewelry News Asia, and JCK.

Didn’t win?  To purchase today’s ONE HOUR Giveaway, click here for PearlParadise.com’s private sale for Fashion Sensei readers.

If you haven’t already, be sure to click here for a listing of all of today’s Fashion Sensei “Cyber Monday Madness!” deals.

*Fashion Sensei is not responsible for this prize, value, shipment or condition upon delivery.


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Fashion Sensei Presents…

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Come celebrate the official kick off of the holiday online shopping season with Fashion Sensei’s “Cyber Monday Madness!” Enjoy Exclusive Online Discounts, ONE HOUR Web Busters and ONE HOUR Giveaways!

The Monday immediately following Black Friday, dubbed “Cyber Monday”, officially marks the beginning of the Christmas online shopping season. 

From 9:00 am until 5:00pm, Fashion Sensei readers will gain access to exclusive discounts from a wide selection of unique online retailers offering: apparel, jewelry, cosmetics and accessories.  These aren’t products that you could walk into a brick and mortar store and purchase.  Keren runway

Several of the participating merchants have long celebrity client lists,  products that have been featured in major motion pictures, and fashion magazines such as InStyle and People.com.  One of the participants, Keren Jewelry, has sent her fantastic creations down the runways of multiple New York Fashion Weeks!

Fashion Sensei is especially proud to offer a wide variety of discounts and giveaways from “green” retailers such as Fresh & Green, thejimi.com, Purely Cosmetics, BuddhiWear, Yoga Stick-e ® Socks, and more!

Each hour during the period of 9:00am to 5:00pm visitors will enjoy either ONE HOUR Web Busters or a ONE HOUR Fashion Sensei Giveaway.  There will also be “Bonus Hours” including both a Web Buster and a Giveaway.  But you will have to log on each hour to find out, it’s a surprise!

The One Hour Web Busters include Michigan’s own jbandme.com , who will be offering a shocking 50% off  True Religion designer jeans and Keren Jewelry will be offer 50% off of a pair of beautiful Gold and Pearl earrings that you won’t want to miss, along with many more fantastic discounts.  You will have to act quick, the offer is for one hour only.  After that, discount will self destruct! 

The ONE HOUR Giveaways include: a freshwater multi-colored pearl necklace from pearlsofjoy.com, a Michael Stars Cashmere Blend V-Neck Pullover valued at $140 from jbandme.com, a gorgeous sterling silver cuff valued at $225 from kerenjewelry.com, a fine white fresh water pearl necklace valued at $215 from pearlparadise.com and much more! 

But like the ONE HOUR Web Busters, you will have to act fast, because after the hour is over, so is your chance to win.  To enter to win, readers will need to check back at the top of each hour for a giveaway, then leave a comment on why they couldn’t live without the product.  After the hour is up, Fashion Sensei editor, Tanya Chisholm will randomly draw a comment from those entered.  (Sorry, US residents only.) The winners contact information will then be given to the respective company to send you your prize. 

This fast pasted event is sure to be exciting and fun filled.  I hope you will join me on December 1st for an unforgettable day!

Fashion Sensei Editor,

Tanya Zager Chisholm

P.S. Don’t forget to send this link to all your friends and family!!

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