Ready to Rock a Red MG Knapsack


Now that spring is almost here (wishful thinking) it's time to add a bright pop of color to your winter wardrobe. We're sharing one of the most sought after bags of this season. Mansur Gavriel's red knapsack and, of course, the classic black leather bucket bag that has reached "cult status" with many of their bags continuesly"sold out". Probably because their bags are easy to … [Read more...]

Enjoy The Newer & Easier Format on A Few Goody Gumdrops!


We're always busy updating the format on A Few Goody Gumdrops. We've made AFGG even easier to "read and shop" with the newest version of our magazine style blog. There are so many ways to shop & explore on AFGG. On our home page you can Shop the (individual) Posts, Shop the (six most current) Featured Articles, Shop the Boutique, (listed on our toolbar featuring the most … [Read more...]

Feel The Warmth With Barneys Exclusive “Warm” Winter Boots


While many of my friends are wearing flip-flops and sandals, back in snowy Boston we're in the throes of winter. Major snow storms are on the way! It's time to ditch the unlined leather boots and start wearing warm winter boots designed exclusively for BarneysNY. Winter boots are a must-have if you live in New England. Barneys' boots combine ultra warmth, comfort and style. … [Read more...]

Find Out What Gianvito Rossi, Isabel Marant & Givenchy Have in Common!


What do these very trendy designers have in common? Many of their pieces are on sale with drastic reductions (up to seventy percent off) for a limited time from one of our favorite online retailers...MATCHESFASHION. We've been eyeing many of these trends all season and now they're at semi-affordable prices $$$...worth the splurge. If you're in an area where it's … [Read more...]

What’s In Your Ultra-Luxe Chloe Bucket Bag?


Just got back from a working/shopping/face stuffing NY City trip. Realized the more I carry tote bags...the more junk I put in them especially macaroons from Min Laduree. I came to the conclusion I need a regular sized bag that I can't fill up with everything I own. My choice...The Chloe Bucket Bag with the bi-color leather shoulder strap. Seems like the bucket bag is making a … [Read more...]

Laura Mercier’s All Over Face Colour Brush


There are makeup brushes then there's Laura Mercier's All Over Face Colour Brush. (probably the best make-up tool ever!) This limited edition all-over-face-color-brush is a must have. The perfect oversize brush for powdered bronzer, loose powder and powdered blush. "The brush is perfectly tapered for shimmering colour". Love using a large brush to sweep the color all over the … [Read more...]

Moncler Coats Aren’t Just Warm…They’re Every Bit As Stylish!


Recently, I was on an extended vacay in tropical weather, not wanting to come back any time soon. Never even had time to think about winter, crisp ice, wet snow, sleet or winter coats. I'm back (brrrrr) and that's all I'm thinking about. Getting ready to dive into one of these fabulous Moncler puffers. In my fashion book, Moncler is synonymous with winter and a warm … [Read more...]

Wishing Our Readers & Shoppers a Wonderful Holiday


We truly wish to thank our friends, family, loyal readers and fearless shoppers for making A Few Goody Gumdrops so successful this year. We've worked with so many incredible affiliates (Barneys New York, Bergdorf Goodman, Shopbop, Revolve, Luisviaroma, Neiman Marcus and Helmut Lang...just to name a few) various PR firms, fashion bloggers and guest editors. We've interviewed … [Read more...]

YSL Lipsticks…The Latest Shades May Shock You! Drool-Worthy or Not?


Totally obsessed with this intense couture lipstick collection inspired by Monsieur Saint Laurent’s "iconic color palette—red, fuchsia and orange—customize your look with luminous red". Three fashion-forward shades to adorn your lips with a dramatic look. Years ago I wore a frosted purple shade called Breezy from Ultima. The color was gorgeous but eventually went out of … [Read more...]

Get “Framed” Right Here!


We've been scooping about Frame Denim ever since we first spotted them at Barneys New York and on our favorite online retailer, Net-a-Porter. I was overjoyed that even I could get my a** in these ultra cool jeans. My faves being Le Skinny De Jeanne Ripped. Normally I'm jumping all over the bedroom trying to get my jeans up. These went on easily and "framed" my figure … [Read more...]