Shop the January SEEN Marketplace for great cold-weather and travel essentials to keep you cozy and hydrated all winter long.
By Amy Gill
January is the start of the new year, a time for reflection, resolutions and, love it or hate it, here in Michigan, it’s a time for cold weather. So, whether you plan to embrace it by hitting the slopes at Boyne or escaping to the warmth of a sandy beach, here are a few of our favorite cold- weather and travel essentials from local retailers around Metro Detroit.
1. Oliver Thomas Bags
Phone cases, totes, crossbody and duffel bags in various sizes & colors from $49 – $109 at Event Bliss, 32802 Franklin Road, Franklin MI. (248) 862-6741. Shop online at theoliverthomas.com.
2. Delray Beach Skincare Essentials
Hydrate your skin with all-natural ingredients and incredible fresh scents. From $5.99-$24.99 at Franklin Village Boutique, 32716 Franklin Road, Franklin. (248) 851-0055. Shop online at thesomersettoiletryco.com.
A lightweight sweater with a little stretch so you can wear it on its own or under a blazer or heavy coat without feeling bulky. Rag & Bone Striped Cecile Sweater, $395, at Found Objects, 168 S. Old Woodward Ave., Birmingham. (248) 220-4999 or shop online at neighborhoodseen.shop.
This wool-blend turtleneck sweater will look great and keep you warm all winter, paired with jeans or even under a suit. Hugo Boss Wool Blend Turtleneck Sweater in Camel, $185, at Dolce Moda, 323 E. Maple Road, Birmingham.
Shop online at Dolcemoda.com.
Considered one of the best brushes in the world, the Mason Pearson bristle and nylon brush in pocket size, $105, is perfect for all your travels. Available at Mills Pharmacy, 1744 W. Maple Road A, Birmingham. (248) 644-5060 or online at millspharmacy.com
6. Bula Earmuffs
Keep those ears warm without getting the dreaded hat hair! Bula earmuff in black polar fleece, $20, or tan faux shearling, $25, at The Ski Co LTD, 430 S. Main St., Rochester. (248) 652-9240 or online at skicoltd.com.
Get the best protection for your eyes, regardless of your view. Smith Landmark Chromapop polarized sunglasses, $168.95, at local Moosejaw locations or Moosejaw.com.
Keep that dry, wrinkled, skin at bay with Herbal Face Food. It is the world’s first organic edible, 100 percent plants-only skin serum with an ORAC antioxidant rating of more than 10 million, making it the most powerful anti-oxidizing product of any kind. Available in regular and lite for those with sensitive skin. $30-$70 at Ruby’s Balm, 6917 Orchard Lake Road, West Bloomfield. (248) 626-7829 or shop online at neighborhoodseen.shop.