InStyle – Where Can I Find Christina Applegate’s Gold Tree Pendant?

Featured in the December issue is the country singer superstar Carrie Underwood with an exclusive interview about happiness and married life with her hockey-star husband. Also  featured in the Where Can I Find… You saw it. You want it. We found it section is Alex Woo’s jewelry.

“The necklace symbolizes balance, peace, and harmony – and it goes with everything!” – Christina Applegate

The actress worked with jeweler Alex Woo to design the delicate Tree of Life pendant.  It features seven leaves that symbolize the days of the week as a reminder to “live life to the fullest.”  Proceeds benefit the Right Action for Women organization in the fight against breast cancer.

MEET THE JEWELER – New York designer Alex Woo counts Halle Berry, Heidi Klum, and Eva Longoria Parker among her fans and aims to create personal pieces to fit everyone’s life. “I design for strong, confident women who like to share their own stories,” says Woo.  Her signature collection, Little Icons, includes delicate letter and number pendants, as well as astrological signs and good luck symbols.

Gossip Girl – The Townie

Blair Waldorf wears the Little Princess Bow

Blair (Leighton Meester) and Dan (Penn Badgley) join forces to track down an MIA Juliet (guest star Katie Cassidy).

In the episode, she is wearing again Alex Woo’s Little Princess Diamond Bow.

Lucky Shops 2010

Alex Woo is once again excited to be participating in LuckyShops!  For the seventh straight year, Lucky Magazine is turning NYC’s Metropolitan Pavilion into a shopping paradise and bringing the pages of the magazine to life with a unique mix of merchandise from designers such as Alice + Olivia, Botkier, Diane von Furstenberg, and many more.  Lucky Shops 2010 will also include cool extras like music, refreshments and giveaways and kick off with a “VIP Shopping Party” hosted by Hilary Duff to celebrate Lucky’s 10th Anniversary and the mag’s new Editor-In-Chief Brandon Holley.  The last time Alex Woo participated can be read about here.

What is LUCKY SHOPS 2010? LUCKY SHOPS is a shopping event hosted by Lucky Magazine. Like the pages of the magazine, the event features a wide range of our favorite designers and shops selling at up to 70% off retail. While you’re there enjoy: complimentary cocktails,* giveaways, music and more.

Host Hilary Duff

Where is it? Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues)
New York, NY
Click here for directions.

When is it? VIP 10th Anniversary Shopping Party: Thursday, November 4, 6PM -9PM
Friday PREVIEW Pass: Friday, November 5, 10AM – 8PM (2 bonus shopping hours)
Friday GENERAL Admission: Friday, November 5, 12PM – 8PM
Saturday Shop-a-thon:  Saturday, November 6, 11AM – 5PM

ACE Awards 2010

Tonight at Cipiriani, one of New York’s best venue’s for celebration, Iman, Jenna Lyons, Patrick Robinson and Eric Daman stepped out to celebrate the Accessories Council Excellence (ACE) Awards, which honored 11  individuals who have made great strides in the accessories industry.  Maria Sharapova received an ACE award for the Best Brand Collaboration award.  “Everyone looks so beautiful, and not sweating,” said the recently-engaged three-time Grand Slam champion about the audience.  Kanye West, was named 2010′s Stylemaker of the Year…. “Fashion breaks my heart.” he said in his acceptance speech.

Background
The ACE Awards was created in 1996 to pay homage to those individuals and groups that have made great strides in raising the awareness of the accessories industry. The purpose of the awards is to celebrate those who have had a positive impact on accessory consumption during the prior year. Awards are given to designers, retailers, journalists, celebrities and emerging companies. The ACE Awards also celebrates the contributions of designers and design houses that have made outstanding achievements in accessories design with Hall of Fame, Lifetime Achievement and Designer of the Year awards. Recognition is also given to honor the accomplishments of journalists and publications with the aptly named Marylou Luther Award for Fashion Journalism and Magazine of the Year awards. Additionally, ACE honors individuals from the entertainment arena for their personal style and influence on fashion with the illustrious Influencer of the Year, Innovator of the Year and Accessories Council Excellence (ACE) Awards. Honorees are nominated and voted upon by their peers in the accessory industry, retailers, the Accessories Council Board of Directors and the fashion press. Honorees are announced in advance of the event which takes place annually.

Gossip Girl – War at the Roses

Blair’s 20th birthday was the big event in episode 7 of season four of Gossip Girl.  Called “War at the Roses” Blair and Chuck call a truce, even having a notarized treaty being drawn up.  In the opening scene, Blair (Leighton Meester) is seen wearing Alex Woo’s Little Signs Scorpion.

Having had enough of Chuck (Ed Westwick) and Blair’s games, Serena (Blake Lively) and Nate (Chace Crawford) decide to plan an intervention. Musical guest Robyn performs in the episode. Penn Badgley, Taylor Momsen, Jessica Szohr, Kelly Rutherford and Matthew Settle also star.