Jessica Alba stays busy with parenting two girls, movie projects and her successful kids’ ecommerce company (Honest raked in about $50 million in revenue in 2013, according to the Wall Street Journal). But her husband, Cash Warren, isn’t sitting idly by. The movie producer launched a sock label, Pair of Thieves, with a fashion-conscious friend. The guys share a disdain for the plain, which means the styles are fun, colorful and decidedly unboring. Target.
Hello Kitty hasn’t aged a bit in 40 years; in fact, the bow-haired cutie is hotter than ever. The iconic character — which the world recently discovered was based on a British girl, not a feline! — has adorned Katy Perry’s corset, Lady Gaga’s dress and even a lunchbox on “America’s Next Top Model.” Now, the glamorous little creature is the topic of “Hello Kitty, Hello 40” (Perfect Square), a book of beyond adorbs cartoons by international artists. Amazon.
Because SoFla’s weather doesn’t vary much (understatement), frizz can be an issue. Need an instant solution? Tabatha Coffey, the Aussie stylist who became a Bravolebrity after appearing on “Shear Genius” and its spinoff, “Tabatha Takes Over,” teamed up with LUXHAIR HOW to launch the Circle Extension, a double layer of heat-resistant synthetic fiber attached to an invisible headband that can give you a tamer, more voluminous ’do in a hot minute. GBS The Beauty Store.
Soften the blow of a new day by checking the time on a watch from Citizen's new limited edition Sunrise collection. Fun fact: The colors were inspired by the morning dew. Kelly Clarkson will help auction off a few of these light-powered puppies via video at the Little Kids Rock Benefit Concert Oct. 23, honoring Joan Jett, and helping to ensure disadvantaged kids get access to music education programs. www.littlekidsrock.org