Monthly Archives

February 2009

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    Welcome to the Party!

    Great news for all you savvy social networkers: you can now follow Portero on both Twitter and Facebook! Although we already keep you up to date with our blog (which will…

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    Find Your Inner Fashionista

    It’s not possible to leave the house without fabulous handbag in tow. There is nothing like a burst of color, a structured classic, or a sexy-chic exotic skin to magnify your…

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    Oscar Madness

    I’m blogging to to you live from India right now (I’m attending a jewelry show; more on that later) where I’m watching the Oscars live at 11am. It’s actually lovely to…

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    Deck the Walls

    This week we are featuring the imaginative art works of Spanish Catalan surrealist painter, Salvador Dali. Known for being eccentric & unusual behavior, Dali has been an inspiration to art collectors…

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    We're having a SALE!

    If you’re like me, you’ll accept any excuse for a sale. So let’s start celebrating presidents past by shopping smartly at Portero. With auction starting prices already up to 85% off…

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    Time to Make a Memory

    Many people think the gifts we give (especially for a holiday like Valentine’s) need to be innately ‘romantic.’ I disagree. Sometimes a practical gift is much more appreciated: It will probably…

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    Sweet Treats

    Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching, and Portero is really the perfect place to shop. Low auction starting prices mean that even if your budget is a bit smaller than in years…

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    3 Ladies: The Look for Less

    I was just perusing some images from the premiere of He’s Just Not that Into You held last night in Hollywood, and I think there’s some good lessons to be learned…

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    Superbowl Jewelry?

    No, I’m not talking about those blinged-out rings that the winners take home–I’m actually referring to the baubles worn by the pre-show entertainment. Both Jennifer Hudson (who looked and sounded gorgeous)…