Remember that awesome scene in Clueless where Cher wakes up and consults her computer (something so novel at the time) to put together an outfit for school? Her massive database of clothing and rotating closet select the perfect blazer and skirt set with only the push of a couple 90’s computer buttons. So cool, right? […]
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The Lowdown: Got a gal pal to shop for? Hop on over to AlwaysFits.com, featuring unique (and sometimes pretty pricey) one-size-fits-all “gifts” for her. Instead of blouses, dresses or jeans, think scarves, hats, purses, and jewelry. AlwaysFits.com also has a ton of quirky items, like his and her “custom silhouette” coffee mugs. Our Review: With […]
What: An easier way to shop for gifts? Angela checks out the claims at Friendgiftr.com The Lowdown: Okay here’s the concept — shopping on the go, in the digital age. Simple right? But can’t we already do that? Hmmm. Here’s the deal — Friendgiftr.com features a slew of merchants (well, okay, it’s somewhere around 120), […]
Trend forecasters observe cultural, economic, and social factors affecting society to determine the “next big thing”. Since fashion often reflects the mindset of a society, these factors are excellent cues to what will be in demand at your local department store. For example, the popularity of California based shows like The OC and the influence […]
What: Kathryn Reviews Swirl, Daily Candy’s New Online Flash Sample Sale Site, and wonders at what point did one of her favorite online brands became a follower rather than a leader. The Lowdown: Daily Candy is launching a Sample Sale site named Swirl….. so what? In the past month, we’ve received over 50 emails (no […]
Update: It appears that Couturious is very similar to the site looklet.com. We’re contacting the folks behind both sites to get their response. What: Yesterday we got an exclusive peek at Couturious , a new social shopping/discover service by the folks behind Like.com. It’s like an online version of the old skool activity of dressing […]
Not all bargains are created equal—some are really spending traps in disguise. Calculating the cost per wear of an item before purchasing the piece will easily uncover the true value of an item. The cost per wear formula: Cost Per Wear Ratio Total cost of the item/ estimated number of days you’ll wear it = […]
Work wear doesn’t have to mean dull. Here are five work dresses to brighten up your day (with a few that will take you into night).
Looking to increase your backside ala J.Lo? Then look no further than the Boot Pop Panty (yes, that’s the name..). The undergarment, which looks like a pair of Spanx with two, strategically placed, uhh.. extra cushions in the back, sells for $19.95. The strange thing, besides the name, is that the Booty Pop undergarments work […]