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Guns Were The Hottest Black Friday Purchase

Gather round children, you’re about to hear a depressing tale. Guns — yes, guns — were a real hot ticket item this past Black Friday. Apparently, gun sellers recorded the…

Julie Gerstein | December 2, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Sometimes Shopgirls Are The Worst

How often has this happened to you: You’re stoked to buy something at a cute little boutique, but then the girl working there totally freezes you out? It’s like, commmmme

Julie Gerstein | December 1, 2011 - 1:40 pm

What Did You Buy For Black Friday/Cyber Monday?

When God was handing out common sense, she skipped over me entirely (but gave me a little extra junk in the trunk to compensate!). I’ve been buying gifts for my…

Jessica Wakeman | November 29, 2011 - 9:20 am

Do You Live In A Shopaholic City?

Quick! Do you live in Bakersfield, California? Do you spend an inordinate amount of money on shopping each month? That’s no surprise — you’re just doing your part to keep up…

Julie Gerstein | November 8, 2011 - 12:20 pm

Beauty Test Drive: Can Bra Shopping At Home Really Work?

For me, dating and bra shopping are analogous. I enter both scenarios with excited anticipation and high hopes of finding a good fit only to be met…

Marlee Sheaffer | October 10, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Girl Talk: I Went On A Shopping Ban … And It Backfired

I’m fairly certain that I have an addictive personality. I’ve avoided drugs, gambling, cigarettes, and alcohol based on those suspicions, and likely will continue to do so until my dying…

Sally McGraw | September 26, 2011 - 1:00 pm

How To Choose The Perfect Purse

A purse is far more than a simple accessory. It is a practical carrying case, a way to express your sense of style, something to play with during awkward moments,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 20, 2011 - 11:00 am

IKEA Sydney Creates “Man Cave” For Men Who Cannot Handle Furniture Shopping

Foosball, cricket, video games and hot dogs — it’s just another afternoon at Sydney IKEA’s new “man cave,” where weary husbands and boyfriends can unload while the womenfolk…

Jessica Wakeman | September 16, 2011 - 10:40 am

La Di Da It’s Fashions Night Out!

Pssst … Have you heard? It’s Fashions Night Out–the third annual retail explosion-a-thon where mega-retailers and indie designers alike stay open late as a sort of a commercial nuit blanche,…

Julie Gerstein | September 8, 2011 - 6:20 pm

Soapbox: Let’s Talk About Forever 21 — And Every Other Effed Up Retailer

For the past week or so, there’s been comments going back in forth in our “What Are We Wearing Today” posts about the shady nature of Forever 21. Not only…

Julie Gerstein | September 1, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Confession: I Don’t Wash New Underwear Before I Wear It

The other day there was a little incident where I was informed at, oh, 4 p.m. that I’d been walking around all day wearing hot pink boy shorts underneath a…

Jessica Wakeman | July 29, 2011 - 1:20 pm

What Are Your Shopping Dealbreakers?

We talk a lot about dating dealbreakers here at the Frisky — things like neckbeards and global warming denial that can instantly end a date or even a relationship. But…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 21, 2011 - 11:20 am
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