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Lunch Hour Shopping: Splendid, Ella Moss and More at Gilt

Who doesn't love the simple sophistication of Ella Moss, or the casual luxury of Splendid's supersoft tees? Today's your chance to pick up a piece or two from either of these chic labels at Gilt Groupe, where you'll find stellar deals on easy dresses, tees, cardigans and tank tops to enhance your everyday wardrobe. Click on over to sign up now so you'll be ready to shop at 12 noon ET sharp.

Shown above from left: Splendid top, $29; Ella Moss dress, $49; Ella Moss tank, $29

Ask BB: A Spring Wardrobe Essentials Checklist, Please

Hi, you should make a spring 2011 wardrobe essentials list, I need a guide of what to get this spring! —K

Great question (er, request?)! I need a guide to help me shop for spring, too. In addition to restocking your basic tees and cardigans for layering, here's a list of 10 must haves to add your wardrobe - of course these are just suggestions, edit and seek out styles that suit you!

Your Spring Essentials Checklist: 10 Must Have Pieces

Win Cool Stuff: Freeman Beauty Gets Your Skin Ready for Spring!

Update: And the winner is…#22 Vanessa! Congrats to our winner and thanks to everyone who participated and shared such great feedback.

Please note: This giveaway has ended and is now closed to further entries. just got a fabulously stylish makeover, and they want you to celebrate their new look with them!

Freeman Beauty is giving away one goodie bag filled with everything you need to get your skin glowing and ready for spring. The prize will include:

  • Bare Hands Lavender & Mint Nourishing Hand and Cuticle Cream ($3.79)

  • Bare Foot Lavender & Mint Healing Foot Cream ($3.79)

  • Feeling Beautiful Chocolate & Strawberry Detoxifying Facial Mask ($3.99)

  • Feeling Beautiful Pomegranate Sugar Body Scrub ($3.99)

  • Feeling Beautiful Pink Grapefruit Exfoliating Facial Scrub ($3.99)

To enter:

Good luck!!

This is not a sponsored post. Open to U.S. residents only, sorry. Comments must be posted by 12 noon ET on April 5, 2011, to be eligible to win.