Posts tagged "shopping"

Who Will Buy The Insanely Priced Pieces From Jay Z’s Barneys Collection?

The seemingly innocuous topic of Jay Z’s limited edition holiday collection in collaboration with Barneys turned rife with controversy in the past few weeks after the upscale NYC department store…

Rachel Krause | December 3, 2013 - 3:00 pm

45 Cyber Monday Deals You Need To Know About

Still got money left in your account after ravaging the mall on Black Friday? Or did you hold out for Cyber Monday, the internet’s stampede-free alternative? Racked has got a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 2, 2013 - 11:20 am

There’s A $100 Slingshot In Gwyneth Paltrow’s Holiday Gift Guide

Gwyneth Paltrow has released her GOOP holiday gift guide, and let us start by reminding you that this is the woman who brought you the $90 white T-shirt and who considers $970 glitter…

Newser | November 15, 2013 - 12:50 pm

Good News! Costco And Nordstrom Refuse To Ruin Your Thanksgiving With Black Friday Sales

Not all is lost to the Grinch this holiday season: Black Friday deal-hunters seem to be camping out earlier every year, and most major stores are starting the shopping frenzy early in…

Claire Hannum | November 14, 2013 - 6:30 pm

Hi/Lo: Plus-Size Swing Dress

A classic little black swing dress is simply glamorous way to transition into winter. Style with leggings, stockings, statement jewelry, booties, or knee high boots to create multiple looks. The…

Sophie Leon | November 9, 2013 - 11:00 am

Must Haves: 10 Snappy Sweatshirts

Whether they’re embroidered, embellished, or just plain printed, make no mistake, these 10 unique sweatshirts are not your dad’s old Champion … …

Rachel Krause | November 7, 2013 - 11:00 am

20 Sexy, Grown-Up Bras For Women With Extra-Small Breasts

If you have smaller breasts, it can be hard to find bras made for your body that aren’t made for preteens, because for some reason the lingerie industry has yet…

The Gloss | November 2, 2013 - 11:30 am

Hi/Lo: Metallic Knit Sweater

Looking for a way to be glamorous this fall? When I stumbled across this Karl Lagerfeld metallic knit sweater, I fell in love with the style but not the price.

Sophie Leon | October 27, 2013 - 11:00 am

Rent The Runway Will Now Offer Dresses Up To Size 22

Rent the Runway has been the go-to for special occasions since its inception in 2009. Need a catwalk-worthy dress or purse for an event, but don’t have the funds to…

Rachel Krause | September 18, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Terminally Ill Woman Pays For 16 Strangers’ Kmart Bills

Last week, an unnamed woman walked into a Kmart store in Auburn, Maine. Shoppers who saw her say she looked weak and tired, leaning on shelves and taking frequent breaks…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 10, 2013 - 4:30 pm

Journeys Store Staff Quits In The Middle Of The Day To Protest Their Terrible Manager

Have you ever had a boss who was so disrespectful, mean, and universally hated that the entire staff spent their breaks fantasizing about slipping an ex-lax into that “World’s Best…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 4, 2013 - 3:30 pm

Teen Girl Kicked Out Of Oregon Store On Her Birthday For Being “Too Big To Shop Here”

Shelby Buster was celebrating her birthday the way many 14-year-olds do — by taking a trip to the local mall in her hometown of Eugene, Oregon. She and a friend…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 4, 2013 - 9:40 am

The 10 Most Heinous Plus-Sized Pieces From “WTF Plus”

Why for the love of all that’s holy do designers continue to make only the most heinous of options for plus sized women? What would be the harm in, oh…

The Gloss | August 30, 2013 - 4:45 pm

Husband Secretly Bought His Wife 55,000 Dresses During Their 56-Year Marriage

Eat your heart out Mr. Big! A California man named Paul Brockman has trounced even your most extravagant romantic gestures by buying his wife, Margot, 55,000 dresses over the course…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 30, 2013 - 4:30 pm

5 Sort Of Disturbing Things I Learned About My Shopping Problem

Do you ever think about how and why you shop? Is it out of necessity? As therapy? To problem-solve? Earlier this week a friend asked me to participate in a…

Julie Gerstein | August 29, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Style 911: “Help Me Find Shoes For This Bridesmaids Dress!”

“I will be a reluctant bridesmaid in a family member’s wedding next month. The bride is having us wear silver evening shoes, either sandals or open-toe pumps, with this dusty…

Rachel Krause | August 15, 2013 - 4:00 pm

New App From IKEA Puts Furniture Directly In Your Home

IKEA is one of my favorite places in this world. Everything is colorful and beautiful, the prices are good, and HELLO,  Swedish meatballs. However, if you don’t feel quite so…

Mary Odell | August 11, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Pie Chart: An Impressive Catalog Of All The Things We Have Purchased While Drunk

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To be drunk and to find yourself perusing the latest in helicopter camera drone technology is to be human. To actually purchase said helicopter camera…

Julie Gerstein | August 7, 2013 - 9:00 am

Compassionate Fashion: How A Shopaholic Fashion Writer Is Learning To Be A More Conscious Consumer

This post has been a long time coming. I decided to write it on April 24th, 2013, but I didn’t know how to write it; all I knew was I…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 5, 2013 - 11:00 am

Lululemon Says Larger Sizes Aren’t Part Of Their “Formula”

…. whatever that means? I guess people who want to wear cute workout clothes but need to wear larger sizes are going to shop elsewhere.  [Huffington Post]
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Jessica Wakeman | August 2, 2013 - 7:30 pm
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