Elizabeth Street – because Style is YOU

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My Style

Until recently I’d never really considered my “style”. I am who I am and had you asked me I would have said I don’t have a style. Jeans, comfortable v-neck shirts and sneakers. You should see my sneaker collection. I have a sneaker for every occasion, most of which revolve around fitness.

See:

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But those are just my indoor sneakers. I have at least 4 more pairs I wear outside.

I am in no way a frumpy housewife, however, who wears pajamas or sweats all day and doesn’t bother to at least look like I care about my appearance. I am almost always dressed by 7 am and ready to take on the day.

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Well, the slippers might be slightly frumpy.

This is my style.

  • Clean
  • Comfortable
  • No muss, no fuss

But style doesn’t end with what we wear. Style encompasses so much more of the whole of who we are. Style is your state of mind. It’s who you are. The decisions you make. The life you lead. It’s what you like. What you don’t like. From the color of your kitchen to your attitude.

Style is you.

There is one place online where you can experience style in all areas of life from home and travel and fashion and food and everything in between. That place is called Elizabeth Street.

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 About Elizabeth Street

  • An international collective of chic moms who know that life is best lived with style.
  • Your global destination for discoveries in fashion, food, street chic, travel, design and family life.
  • A favorite new clutch, a strong macchiato, your child’s next birthday cake, your next island retreat, a hidden Paris bistro, the ultimate summer camp, a digital photography class.
  • Where style is measured by taste, not a price tag.
  • A place where children benefit through ElizabethST charitable donations.
  • A state of mine.
  • You.

Elizabeth Street has three main sections for you to choose from: style, living and discoveries. You can browse the latest articles from all of the categories on the home page or dig in to a specific category based upon your interest at the moment.

Elizabeth Street Style

In Style, you will find articles about fashion, beauty, kids clothing and essentials for different life stages.

The article Bring Me a Dream showcases great pajama finds for your little ones. Bedtime is often a struggle and turning it into a fun routine can make all the difference.

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The article  provides unique, stylish options to bring out your child’s personality and make bedtime extra special.

Read more style articles here: Elizabeth Street Style

Elizabeth Street Living

In Living, you will find articles about decorating, crafts, parenting styles, food and pets.

Healthy Homemade Pop-Tarts is a detailed recipe article with step-by step pictures showing you how to make your own version of the popular breakfast food free of preservatives and other unhealthy ingredients.

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The photos are detailed, give filling ideas and even a link to a recipe to make the dough from scratch. Yum!

Read more living articles here: Elizabeth Street Living

Elizabeth Street Discoveries

In Discoveries, you will find articles about books, entertainment, culture, art and great finds.

Book Club: The Heavy is a review of a Dara-Lynn Weiss’s memoir The Heavy. The book focuses on the author’s struggle with her daughter’s obesity.

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The article offers a brief history and insight into the perception of the book from outside sources, then goes on to give an honest, intelligent review.

Read more discoveries articles here: Elizabeth Street Discoveries

Elizabeth Street Moms

Sprinkled among all of the sections of Elizabeth Street you will find moms just like you featured sharing tips, favorites and must-haves for your life and style. Elizabeth Street features moms from across the world and you can apply to be an Elizabeth Street Mom and be featured in style street and other sections.

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Choose your destination and each day Elizabeth Street will provide you with a list of different “picks of the day” for shopping, eating, and sleeping. It also recommends great indoor and outdoor activities as well.

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The App

Elizabeth Street has an iPad app that brings the site features to your fingertips and lets you take your interaction to the next level.

Welcome to Elizabeth ST, a series of guides to the world’s most fashionable cities-New York, Los Angeles, Paris, London and Milan. Featuring recommendations from an international collective of chic moms, Elizabeth St is your destination for discovering the best restaurants, hotels, shopping, and activities.

Download now and get the following:

- Access to daily diaries from the city’s chicest moms
- The inside scoop on local favorites for dining, shopping, events, and excursions
- Save and share your favorite picks with your friends and family
- Subscribers receive updates and new diaries from their favorite cities

The app is interactive, you get to meet some style mavens from each city, discover their favorite places, and save them and share your favorites.

Style is YOU

No matter what your style, Elizabeth Street really does have something for everyone. As you browse through the site, selecting the different tabs and reading the current articles you will find topics that interest you. From popular culture such as discussing kids in super bowl ads and designing a bedroom for your “big kid” to getting kids excited about gardening and clothes that help you feel like a rock star, the articles at Elizabeth Street speak to every aspect of what makes you, you.

When I first visited Elizabeth Street I wasn’t sure I would connect with the site. I am not a fashion maven and wasn’t sure how far beyond that the site went, but the more I looked around, the more I realized that Elizabeth Street really does encompass the whole person. Moms aren’t just about kids. We aren’t just about clothes. We are interested in issues. We are interested in healthy food. We are interested in great products to make our lives easier. I found all of that and more at Elizabeth Street.

Elizabeth Street is about style. It is about YOU.

Giveaway

In order to help introduce you to Elizabeth Street, I am offering one lucky reader a $25 Amazon.com gift certificate.

How to enter:

Visit Elizabeth Street, then come back here and leave a comment telling me your favorite section at Elizabeth Street or a particular article that resonated with you, then fill out the entry form below.

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Giveaway is open to the 48 U.S. contiguous states and ends on February 23, 2013 at 12:01 am EST. Winner will be selected at random from all eligible entries and will be contacted by email. Winner will have 48 hrs to respond. Please add kim@theysmell.com to your trusted email filter. If original winner does not claim their prize within 48 hrs, it is forfeit and a new winner will be selected promptly.

Elizabeth Street sponsored this post, Gift Card provided by What’s That Smell?
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