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gifts for the men in your life

 

 


If you ask us, there is nothing more challenging then buying gifts for the men in your life.  If you happen to know a guy who’s willing to give you hints, or, even better, come right out and tell you what he wants this holiday, consider yourself one of the lucky ones. The rest you may want to reference this guide.

From grandpa’s to boyfriends, younger brothers and fathers, we’ve got you covered. More >

holiday gift guides: clean and classic

 

Kim, tarte’s resident numbers cruncher, is the one that ensures bills get paid, expense reports make sense and everything adds up at the end of the day. But when it comes to her personal style, not to mention her holiday gift list, she likes to add a pinch of color to her otherwise classical look. Check out the items that are topping her list this year: More >

gifts for the jet-setter

 

 

While you and your friends may not consider yourselves glamorous, gallivanting globetrotters, you will, most likely, be traveling somewhere this holiday. Be it cross-country on a Greyhound or first class across the Atlantic, we know you plan to travel in style, and we encourage you to share to gift chicness! Here are our favorites travel gifts.

Clockwise fromt he top left: Henri Bendel To Go Tech Set ($68); Xhilaration “Zzzz” Sleep Mask ($4.99); Kate Spade Passport Cover ($68); Diptyque Mini Travel Candle. City Walks Travel Cards ($14.95); Globe-Trotter Extra-Deep Suitcase ($1,750).

late-fall color inspiration: burgundy

Moody and romantic colors abound during this darkening season. One of our favorites is burgundy, whether in the form of a decorative accessory, a bold lip, or assertive shoe.

Tilly’s Full Tilt faux leather jacket; our LipSurgence™ lip tint in moody; Skullcandy’s Agent Alabama headphones;  Leighton Milan umbrella; Lipault Paris carry-on; Gucci mary janes; and the Voluspa Classic Candle in Muscari.

What’s yours?

 

get carried away this holiday…

We want to know where you’d like to be carried away this holiday. Use Instagram to show us your dream vacation stay and you could win our limited-edition carried away with tarte collector’s set & adventurer bag! The contest starts on Friday, November 9, 2012 and ends on Friday, November 30, 2012.

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our favorite fall cocktails

Cold weather calls for warming spirits. When it gets so chilly outside that we just want to cuddle up inside, we like to brighten up these quieter evenings with delicious autumn-worthy cocktails. All the vibrant flavors of this harvest season make for endless possibilities when it comes to drinks; here are four of our favorite recipes that we turn to time and again. More >

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5 low calorie halloween candies

It’s hard to resist dipping your hand in your little sibling’s or child’s candy bag.  And we know that stealing candy from an unsuspecting kid can shame you with guilt, not to mention add a few lbs! This year, however, we’re making it easy for you — not to resist —  but to steal better choices!  When it comes to halloween candies, these are your best, low-cal bets: More >

holiday 2012 swatching: find your shade

This holiday we have some amazing seasonal sets to choose from! We also know pretty packaging only goes so far (like you, we love pretty packages)  so we swatched out all the shades we’re offering this season.

Check out the videos below and let us know what you think!

 

The stand outs limited-edition best-sellers kit


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hope for a cure and win our pink package!

We’re partnering with YouTube beauty guru, Holly Ann-AeRee and YOU to support Young Survival Coalition during Breast Cancer Awareness month. Watch Holly’s video below, and enter here for a chance to win this amazing hope for a cure pink package and help us support young women with breast cancer.
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