Topshop in New York, Plus Size Sister Store to Soon Follow

After years of speculation, TopShop, the British version of H&M, has signed a lease for it’s first US store to be located at 480 Broadway (Broadway & Broome in SOHO) in New York City. The store recently gain worldwide fame for partnering with supermodel Kate Moss on her line of surprisingly cute clothing. Also word […]

Consumer Reports: Be Wary of Gift Cards

What: The folks at Consumer Reports released their 2007 Public Awareness Campaign. This year they tackle gift cards, which nets approximately $100 billion a year for the retail industry. What the experts say: From Consumer Reports: Gift cards are expected to be a major component of holiday giving with estimates putting sales at more than […]

Coats for Cubs: Do Good

The Humane Society of the United States is currently running its annual “Coats for Cubsâ€? campaign.  If you have acquired a fur stole, coat or other accessory but never felt comfortable wearing it, here’s a good opportunity to give back to the animals. The Humane Society is again partnering with Buffalo Exchange to make it […]

Savings at Daily Deal

What: Save 5% on an organic bouquet when you use coupon code ALEX2007.  The Lowdown: Spending Thanksgiving with friends or relatives? Thank them for getting up so early to cook you a scrumptious meal with a beautiful organic bouquet from Remember that most flowers are grown using even more pesticides than would be allowed […]

Holiday LED Lights: Green Tips

One of my favorite things about the holidays is all of those colorful, twinkly lights; they make outdoor shopping malls feel more like Disneyland. But those of us who’ve cringed at opening the electric bill in January know all too well those little sparkly beauties come at a price to us and the environment. If […]