Thursday, February 28, 2013

And the Winner Is...

Congratulations to Shari Rees, winner of our Blog Launch Giveaway! You will be contacted by e-mail to arrange a time to claim your prize.

Didn’t win? Well stay tuned- we’ll have lots more opportunities for you to win great prizes, score exclusive store coupons, and find out about killer sales at your favorite women’s consignment store, Suited for Success! 

Get all the latest sent straight to your e-mail inbox by following us via e-mail- just put your e-mail address in the box where it says “Follow the Sophisticated Suitcase By E-mail” right over there...
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And don’t forget to like our page on facebook! 

Have a fabulous and successful day, everyone! 

Friday, February 22, 2013

See What’s in Suited For Success! The Sophisticated Suitcase Blog Grand Opening and GIVEAWAY!

You’ve been to the store, you've seen us on facebook, but as always with Suited For Success, now there’s something new!

Welcome to The Sophisticated Suitcase, the style blog for your favorite women’s consignment store in Richmond, Suited for Success. Now there’s a place on the web where you can 

  • See what’s new in store
  • Find out what fashions are trending- and see how you can get them for LESS at Suited For Success
  • Get timely style tips from Joann and her friends 
  • Stay updated on great sales and fun events happening at the store
  • participate in EXCLUSIVE store giveaways found ONLY on the Sophisticated Suitcase blog- earn gift cards, coupons, and maybe even a free accessory or a matter of fact, there’s a giveaway at the end of this post!

But first, what is Suited For Success, anyway?

It’s a place where style meets sophistication...

It’s a place for dressing up...

...or dressing down.

It’s a place to find your inner diva, because after all...

No, seriously. He really did.

It’s a place to finally get yourself feeling put-together...

...or to maybe let loose. Just a little.

It’s a place to gather with friends for fun times...

...or to have them help you make important decisions.

It’s a place to glam it up...

...or maybe go tribal.

It’s a place for glamour...

...and don’t forget the glitz.

It’s ALL this PLUS a place where you can save a ton of money as you turn your gently used clothes into cash and save HUGE on name brand designer clothes, shoes and accessories!

So now that you know who we are, we want to get to know you and give you an opportunity to win a $25 Suited For Success Gift Card! Here’s how to enter:

You earn 1 entry for doing any of the following:

  • Follow this blog (just enter your e-mail address on the sidebar)
  • Post a link to this giveaway on facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, or your own blog (get 1 entry for each!) - just copy and paste the url from the navigation bar
  • Like the Suited For Success page on facebook
  • Leave a comment here and tell us what your favorite thing is about Suited For Success- in your comment be sure to tell us what else you’ve done to earn entries!
That gives you 7- yes, 7!- chances to win if you do all of the above. Just don’t forget to leave a comment with your e-mail address and tell us what you’ve done! 

Here’s a sample comment just to give you an idea:

My favorite thing about Suited For Success is all the great jewelry! I shared this on facebook, I’m following the blog, and I’ve already “liked” you on facebook too. :) - Diane (diwillis (at) gmail (dot) com)

In that example, Diane would have earned 4 entries:
  1. Leaving a comment
  2. Sharing this post on facebook
  3. Following the Sophisticated Suitcase blog
  4. Having already “liked” the Suited for Success facebook page
She could earn more by sharing on Twitter, Pinterest, and her own blog, if she has one.

So what are you waiting for? It’s time to get the word out about Suited for Success and win your own $25 gift card at the same time! 

**Giveaway will close at 12 noon on Wednesday, February 27th and winner will be announced on Thursday, February 28th.**

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Just a Touch of Red...

Spicing it up for Valentines Day by adding some splashes of red to your wardrobe doesn’t mean you have to vamp it up all the way- check out these red accessories that are more sweet than spicy...