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Happy Movember!

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In honor of the glorious month formerly known as November, we here at Powderoom see it fit to help ladies (and you few fellas) who have trouble growing facial hair during the month of Movember. Thus, we bring to you – the Beard Hat, con bendable mustache. Handlebar, curly, your pick. Jealousy never looked so good.

Burton x PB Teen Bedding Collection

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In a collaboration that we’re not sure anyone could have predicted, Burton has teamed up with PB Teen (Pottery Barn’s younger line) to launch the Burton bedding collection. The collection includes quilts, duvets, sheets, lamps, wall murals, a bulletin board, and some bags.  While a bed covered in Burton logos may not be most adults’

Preview: Nikita Street 2013 Winter Collection

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[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rU32l9uc-80?rel=0] Even though this wet, hot American summer has yet to cease its abuse, Nikita Clothing has got us ready to feel the chill of the hill with a little sneak preview of their 2013 Winter Collection. What’s your favorite look?

Win a Makeover Trip to NYC From Burton

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Burton is giving away a trip to NYC for a makeover and shopping spree for one lucky lady and her friend. The winner will receive a roundtrip ticket to NYC, accommodations, makeovers at Mizu Salon, and $1000 each to spend on Burton products at Paragon Sports. 

 

To enter you just need to upload your photo and tell Burton why you need a makeover. Contest closes December 31, 2010. Entry is open to US and Canada residents.

To enter visit: http://www.burton.com/on/demandware.store/Sites-Burton_US-Site/default/Contest-BBy

Eastpak hold girls day at London store on April 10

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Eastpak is bringing together, for one day only, some of the best female talent in spoken word, dance and street art at the Eastpak Store in Carnaby Street, London.
 
On Saturday 10th April 2010, the famous Eastpak "Tag My Pak" graffiti artists (all girls) will be in-store all day, ready to customise any Eastpak bag bought on the day, to whatever design takes your fancy… And all artwork is completely free! 
 
Also, fresh from their performances at the B-Supreme Festival, these great B-Girl Crews will be appearing throughout the day: 
 
Retaliation Girls (on at 11am, 1pm and 3pm)&nbs

Havianas launch hi-top collection

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You may have noticed I’ve got a bit of a thing for hi-tops and I was pretty excited to find out that Brazilian flip-flop extrordinaires Havianas have launched their own range of hi-top trainers. They’re available in the UK exclusively from Harrods from the end of March and they’re a mere £45!
 
More info on the rest of the Havianas range available at www.havianas.com

You? Yes, Yew!

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Late last year Yew Clothing was launched offering us sportswear made from 100% recycled materials. The Founder Jun Wong (JT), agreed to talk to Powderroom.net about his newest business venture and why we should all be concerned, not only with what we wear, but where it comes from. 

TSA reduce their women’s snowboards

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To celebrate the success of Jenny Jones winning her second X-Games gold medal The Snowboard Asylum have knocked 17.5% off some of their best women’s snowboards – the equivalent of them paying the VAT for you. The deals include:

Fenchurch launch new headphones lines

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Fenchurch turns ten this year and to mark the anniversary, it’s joining the cast of bijoux club with their own headphones. There are two models – the Astoria and the Academy.

The Academy is a chunky monkey with large ear-cups while the Astoria is a more slimline model with leather padded ear-cups and Fenchurch branding on the headband and ear-pieces. They come in white or blue/red/white. Both models come in at £39.99 and you can pick them up in your local Fenchurch retailer or online at www.fenchurch.com
 

Fat Face team up with Shetland designer

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What’s that coming over the hill – is it a monster? No it’s the ace Big Foot Fat Face scarf.
 
It’s a limited edition collaboration with Shetland Islands based designer Andrea Williamson.
 
Generations of women in Andrea’s families have worked with wool and the influence of Scandinavia in the region’s style is evident too. Now she’s worked with Fat Face to produce a scarf using natural Shetland-sourced lambs wool.
 
"Over the years I have collected old battered notebooks of patterns and garments from generations of family members," she explains.

A Pom Pom Sneak Peak: From wax to necktubes?

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Pom Pom is introducing necktubes into their winter arsenal.   It’s about time that the all-lady, multi-sports wax and accessory company (the first of its kind) branched out beyond the obvious and, at times, overplayed hoodie/tote selection it currently offers. 

Nowadays, there’s money to be made by giving the lady public more of what we crave, and right now, face gear is the new frontier.  Like a pair of dangling earrings or side-swept bangs, what’s up front is of utmost importance – especially on the slopes – where your sex is often determined by the color of your gear.