Planting Garlic: Budget Gardening Tip

When the weather begins to cool and you start thinking about planting spring blooming bulbs, don’t forget to plant your garlic. Not the most savory combination, right? But when it comes down to it, garlic’s not cheap when bought in the supermarket – at least not compared to growing it yourself. Our local grocery store […]

Anya Hindmarch Handbags Up Next at Target

What: Anya Hindmarch signs on for the next limited edition handbag collection for Target The Lowdown: Target is partnering with internationally-acclaimed accessories designer Anya Hindmarch to launch a limited-edition handbag collection, Anya Hindmarch for Target

Scent-Sational: Look for Less

We’ve all been at a friend’s house enjoying dinner when suddenly an eye-watering smell wafts into the room. Garbage, a gym bag, a rotten fridge; there are multiple reasons a home could develop an eau-de-ick. And being the diva you are, you understand there’s never really a good reason for it. So we understand why […]

Make Your Own Barack Obama T-Shirt!

The girls at Compai have a new YouTube account, and are breaking it in with a totally fun fashion DIY with a political conscience . . . How to Make Your Own Barack Obama T-Shirt. If you are ready to rock the vote for Obama, AND aren’t afraid of laying down a few stitches, this […]

John Derian Collection at Target: The Look for Less

In its grand tradition of providing quality for less, Target is rolling out the John Derian™ for Target collection of exclusive stationery and home décor items. Derian, a New York City-based artist known for his artisan decoupage techniques, brings his affinity for nature to his new limited-edition collection. The focus of the collection is his […]

Customized Cutting Boards: Look for Less

Customized cutting boards can make chopping vegetables more pleasant and can do double duty in the kitchen – not only as a chopping surface, but also a pretty presentation surface for tapas, cheese, fruit, or other items that won’t soak through the wood. They also make creative, inexpensive, and totally easy host/hostess gifts — the […]

New York City Fashion Week Spring 09: DKNY

What: DKNY Runway Show, Tent at Bryant Park, New York City Fashion Week Spring 09 The Lowdown: For Spring, DKNY is giving us easy shapes and a typically urban vibe painted with bold pinks, lime greens, and clear blues against backdrops of taupe, navy blue and, yes, black—with a little denim thrown in for good […]