It has been an awesome 366 days (yep, 2012 is a leap year, whaddya know?) of budget fashion, beauty and shopping here in TBF. As Kathryn and the rest of the TBF gang gear up for its tenth (yep, a decade, which is about as long as Friends ran, but it’ll be nice if we […]
So the world didn’t end on December 21st. You know what that means: you’ll have to face your own personal apocalypse for not finishing your holiday shopping on time because you were soooo heavily invested on the holiday not happening. Well, it’s TBF and GiftCard Rescue to the, er, rescue! The good folks over at […]
Vlad Nardin, a spokesperson for consumer advocacy group Pissedconsumer.com, shares 6 tips to remember when purchasing your last minute holiday gifts. After all, nothing’s more awkward than telling your special someone, “Hey, Happy Holidays to you! I do have something for you, but you’ll have to wait till January mid-week to get it.”
What: Mashable has posted a must-see infographic (courtesy of McAfee) for all online consumers. It details the 12 kinds of online scams you can expect to see this holiday season.
During the busiest shopping and shipping time of the year, it’s nice to know which retailer you can count on to literally deliver the goods on time. STELLAService, an independent retail industry researcher that makes use of a nationwide network of mystery shoppers, just released its handy reference for the most reliable on-time retail shipper […]
This post originally appeared on TBF on December 13, 2006. My name is Tobias and I’m trying to give better gifts. For a guy, the first step in better gift giving is to find out where that special person in your life falls on the gift giving bell curve. At one end of the curve […]
We’ve gotten hold of the Sears lookbook for the upcoming Spring 2013 season, ranging from clothes to footwear, and handbags and other accessories. As expected, most of the prices in the Sears lookbook are well within every budget fashionista’s price range. Brands featured include Kardashian Kollection (my spellchecker seems to grimace ever-so-tightly whenever I type […]
What: Savings.com shared this useful infographic revealing the best and worst dates to shop for the holidays this year. Categories include electronics, apparel, toys, jewelry, and food, to name a few.
Image Credit: Zimbio Pantone Number 17-5641 (that’s emerald green to us non-color specialists) is 2013’s Color of the Year. It replaces last year’s fiery Tangerine Tango as the color of choice for industries such as interior decoration and fashion design. Check out some of our fave budget picks in exquisite emerald green.
Now here’s a brand that deserves its own Good Guy Greg meme. Swedish fashion company H&M has announced that it will be opening its store doors worldwide to used garments in exchange for H&M store vouchers. You heard us right! One bag of used garments = store voucher. Sounds too good to be true? Check […]