This month, as part of my reboot, I'm taking a break from blogging. So I'm going to share what I consider my "Best Of" posts, to get you energized (and hopefully introduce you to something old, from the archives, but awesome!). I'm staring with this one because, while I'm a super shopper and...

I didn't do boxing day sales this year, walking to the gym via Pitt st really set it in my head that I made a good choice for my sanity and although I have been on a self imposed sale shopping ban for the last few months a few keen friends asked me for some sale shopping tips and I thought I'd...

Even though I broke my shopping ban, I've at least gotten a lot more careful about my purchases. When I really think about it, many of the clothes I regret buying aren't the big splurges; many little items end up unworn because I bought them on impulse. It's either they don't fit well, or...

--Guest Post By Andrea Woroch If you're looking for some guidance on how to best approach the shopping frenzy, use this list of Black Friday dos and don'ts. DON'T Don't Get Trampled "Shop at your own risk" should be the official motto of Black Friday. Ever since a Wal-Mart employee was...

how much of your time at work something costs, so you can ask yourself "Is it worth it?" before buying. Here's how to calculate yours: Take your annual salary (say, it's $50,000) and chop off the last three zeroes ($50). Then divide that number in half and that is your hourly worth...

During the disco days, other brands (like Dior) were introducing more "extravagant" eyewear and Ray-Bans popularity seriously declined. The company did release a disco-inspired line, but it never took off. Despite the decline of Ray-Bans in the 70s, Tom Cruise single-handedly made...

This isn't shopping for yourself– though you may find similarities between how you like to shop for yourself and how you like to holiday shop! But how do you like to buy for others? Are you likely to search the mall high or low looking for the item that screams AUNTIE JAMIE! or do you plan...

This month, as part of my reboot, I'm taking a break from blogging. So I'm going to share what I consider my "Best Of" posts, to get you energized (and hopefully introduce you to something old, from the archives, but awesome!). I'm staring with this one because, while I'm a super shopper and...

The need to go shopping increases to unknown leveles and the credit card shivers at the prospect of a shopping rush. I'm sure the days in which fashionistas spend more money on clothing is around the 20th of the month, when the magazines come out, and not when the month starts and you've just...

I was able to shop even under shopping ban! How? well I finally got the Banana Peel GCs I won over at Ava's blog giveaway! Thanks Ava! I asked my mom and Marise to go with me and shop for slippers! bought one for hubby, for me, for mom, and for dad. Marise can't fit into the kiddie slippers...

 

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