Posts tagged "shopping"

Spend $30,000 On Makeup And You Officially Have A Problem

If you think you spend a lot of money on makeup, this woman will make you feel better about your excessive mascara and lip gloss purchases. Meet Hillary Kosofsky, who…

Bianca Posterli | May 5, 2010 - 4:00 pm

NYU Students Dream Up Your Next Shopping Addiction

Watch out, Gilt Groupe. There’s a new sample sale site launching and fashion lovers will be just a teensy bit obsessed with it for one major reason. Instead of offering…

Bianca Posterli | May 4, 2010 - 3:40 pm

5 Lies We Tell Ourselves While Shopping

When we’re out shopping and a shirt catches our eye, we’ll tell ourselves anything to justify buying it, even when we already have at least 25 other perfectly good tops…

Catherine Strawn | May 3, 2010 - 7:00 pm

Will The iPad Change The Way We Shop?

Post-iPhone fashion app boom, retailers are now focusing on iPad-specific applications for the new Apple product. And some believe that the device is about to revolutionize the way we think…

Leonora Epstein | April 23, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Study Shows Violent Fashion Ads “Lure” Consumers, But Is That All?

So, 2008 and 2009 saw some of the grossest, bloodiest, most violent fashion ads of all time. To refresh your memory, Duncan Quinn once depicted mobsters torturing female bodies, Alexander

Leonora Epstein | April 20, 2010 - 5:30 pm

Rich People Shop At Kohl’s?

There are two types of wealthy people. Those who go on reality television to show off their private jets and bling and Caribbean estates. And then there are rich people…

Leonora Epstein | April 16, 2010 - 11:20 am

CVS Is Having A Major Beauty Sale

Trying out a new look for spring is now more economical because CVS/Pharmacy has instituted “Spring Beauty Days,” a 20 percent off hair, makeup, fragrance, and skincare products sale that…

Annika Harris | April 15, 2010 - 7:30 pm

6 Items You Should Never Buy Online

It goes without saying that drunk online shopping can get you in all kinds of trouble ranging from the ha-ha kind to the way serious variety. But it’s not just…

Erin Flaherty | April 15, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Women Spend How Much Time Shopping?

I love a good fashion study. Though I certainly don’t understand math, if the numbers and percentages relate to style, I’ll mull over the figures for quite some time. So…

Bianca Posterli | April 9, 2010 - 11:50 am

Frisky Editors: The Most/Least Expensive Things We Bought And Love

Let’s talk cash: We’ve been trying to be more money-conscious lately, so we decided to take a peek into our closets to see how we’ve spent our paychecks. Here, we…

Leonora Epstein | April 8, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Designer Clothes $1 Sale, Really

Mark your calendars, set your alarms, and write some Post-It note reminders, because you won’t want to miss this shopping opportunity. On Apr. 16, The Outnet is celebrating their very…

Bianca Posterli | March 30, 2010 - 3:40 pm

How Much Of Your Disposable Income Goes To Clothes?

I like to go shopping more than I care to admit. My boyfriend will come home to find me in the midst of new bags, trying on my latest purchases,…

Bianca Posterli | March 24, 2010 - 2:20 pm

What Men Think When Shopping For Clothes

Men and women behave differently when shopping for clothes. Women tend to take longer than men when picking out their wardrobes. I know, you’ve never heard this before. However, nobody…

Phil Dotree | March 17, 2010 - 12:00 pm

How To Shop For A Mid-Weight Jacket

We’ve officially entered that odd, in-between season where temperatures hover between the mid 40s to 60s and make navigating jacket selection an obnoxiously difficult task. We should be wearing medium-weight…

Lily Q | March 13, 2010 - 6:00 pm

A Wallet That Curbs Your Impulse Shopping

Jin Hong designed this “Partner Wallet” to help people ditch their impulse shopping problems. Citing a Psychology Today article, which said, “Arguments over money are the number one reason for…

Catherine Strawn | March 12, 2010 - 6:10 pm

The Gap, Completely Turned Upside Down

Did April Fool’s Day come early or something? While it would have been nice to get that out of the way, this Gap store turned upside down is a prank…

Leonora Epstein | March 9, 2010 - 7:50 pm

Cheapskate: The Gap

Pretty much everything at the Gap goes on sale at some point. (They usually add newly discounted items on Tuesdays.) So why pay full price when all you need is…

Annika Harris | February 18, 2010 - 8:00 pm

How Much Would You Drop On A Pair Of Sneaks?

Sneakers are supposed to be less expensive than your fancy-schmancy heels, right? Well, it would depend on just how much you want your comfy kicks to make a statement. We…

Leonora Epstein | February 17, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Vivienne Westwood Wants You To Stop Buying Clothes

Most designers would never suggest that anyone quit shopping. After all, their businesses run according to the premise that the public will go out and buy new clothes every season.

Bianca Posterli | February 13, 2010 - 5:30 pm

3 On-The-Mark Items From Gaultier For Target

We’re (understandably) slightly less excited about cheapie designer collaborations these days. From the shoddy construction and poor fabric quality to the fact that they’re always sold-out so quickly and priced…

Erin Flaherty | February 10, 2010 - 7:20 pm
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