Posts tagged "shopping"

I Had A Severe Panic Attack And PUNCHED A Stranger On Black Friday

Black Friday isn’t a good time to find out you have a panic disorder.

It was my first year living away…

YourTango.com | November 27, 2015 - 11:30 am

14 Cute And Cool Ways To Free The Nipple

Boob pride is real.

Jinnie Lee | November 9, 2015 - 9:00 am

Fall Fashion: 5 Coat & Jacket Trends To Help You Transition

As much as I rant and rave about how much I hate anything close to resembling cold weather — I am pretty sure I have said “fuck fall” at least…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 30, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Tidying Guru Marie Kondo Visited The Clutter Dungeon That Is Anthropologie

Marie “KonMari” Kondo, professional de-clutterer and author of bestselling book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, made it in and out of Anthropologie alive and without purchasing any regretful dust-collectors. How did…

Claire Hannum | April 28, 2015 - 11:30 am

Don’t Fall For These 10 Marketing Tricks Next Time You Shop

As a college student or recent grad, you’re on a strict budget. That seal on your wallet somehow comes off every time a friend suggests happy hour or when shopping…

College Candy | March 14, 2015 - 10:30 am

Study: Shopping While Hungry Might Make You Buy A Bunch Of Stuff You Don’t Want

We all know the horrors of roaming the grocery store aisles while hungry (and subsequently filling up your cart with $50 worth of Ho Hos and Kraft Deluxe instead of the kale you…

Claire Hannum | February 24, 2015 - 9:00 am

How To Shop For A Bathing Suit When You’re Not That Skinny

Shopping for a bathing suit is a hellish endeavor, regardless of your size. The fitting rooms are small, weird and equipped with horrific lighting and mirrors that make you look…

Megan Reynolds | February 20, 2015 - 9:45 am

C. Wonder Is Closing, So Snatch Up These Favorites!

C. Wonder, preppy haven of all things monogrammed and colorful, is closing its stores. The line was seemingly created as a copycat revenge project against C. Wonder owner Chris Burch’s ex-wife,…

Claire Hannum | January 8, 2015 - 4:00 pm

My First Year In New York City, As Told By My Amazon Purchase History

This piece was originally published on The Daily Dot.

After 26 years of living in California, I moved to New York City in February 2014. I did not…

Beejoli Shah | December 30, 2014 - 10:00 am

I Did My Christmas Shopping Early This Year And It Was Awesome

A few months ago, I decided on a whim that I would get my holiday shopping done early, and I’m so glad I did. I tend to be somewhat of…

Claire Hannum | December 25, 2014 - 1:00 pm

10 Holiday Party Dresses Under $50

The window for finding a perfect holiday party dress is closing in as the season heads ramps up, but the good news is that last-minute shopping means last-minute sales! We’ve…

Claire Hannum | December 17, 2014 - 5:00 pm

This Is Your Inner Monologue Every Time You Go To Target

I don’t know what’s in the air at Target, but it’s practically impossible to make a quick trip to that store. Walking inside is like stepping into a giant labyrinth,…

Claire Hannum | December 13, 2014 - 11:00 am

24 Best Cyber Monday Sales On Lipsticks, Liners, Haircare And More

We all know Black Friday is a crazy concept that only the bravest most ridiculous shopping souls will dare to attend every year, but that doesn’t mean the rest of…

The Gloss | December 1, 2014 - 3:15 pm

17 Reasons Everybody Hates The Mall At Christmastime (In GIFs)

I love Christmas, but I loathe the mall at Christmastime. From assholes who steal parking spaces to children running wild and wailing around Santaland, here are 17 reasons we try…

Katie Oldenburg | December 1, 2014 - 2:00 pm

How To Pick A Great Gift: A Guide For People Who Are Not So Good At Reading Others

You know that phrase, “It’s the thought that counts”? I feel like we’ve gotten away from it a little. It’s used ironically so often now — like, you got a…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 28, 2014 - 12:00 pm

A Small Sampling Of The Weirdest And Most Useless Black Friday Deals

I’m going to try not to let my complete and utter disdain for Black Friday seep through because I’ve done that enough this week. I’ll admit that there are plenty…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 26, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Who Really Offers The Best Deals? Black Friday By The Numbers

I’m not a big proponent of Black Friday shopping. I really don’t think you should do it at all, unless it’s online or it’s the kind of casual shopping that…

Claire Hannum | November 26, 2014 - 10:02 am

Constructive Ways To Spend Your Money On Black Friday Instead Of Buying Stuff

I hate Black Friday for a lot of reasons: Because it so neatly encapsulates the total delusion of consumer culture; because most of the things you can get deals on…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 25, 2014 - 3:30 pm

New Dressing Room Mirrors Make You Think You’re Skinny

There’s a new company making dressing room mirrors that will convince you you’re skinnier than you actually are. 10 pounds lighter, to be exact. I’ve seen myself in that neon…

College Candy | November 20, 2014 - 11:45 am

This Holiday Season, Please Be Kind To Retail Employees

Last night, I was in a candy shop in my neighborhood waiting for the owner of the store to cut some marshmallows for me when a woman walked in, dropped…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 19, 2014 - 1:00 pm
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