is Still A Generic Shopping Search Engine: Site Re-Review

Site Re-Review is a new series on TBF where we revisit site’s we’ve reviewed in the past The Lowdown: Laura checks back on, which wants to be your one and only online shopping companion. Instead of heading to Google or Amazon, SortPrice suggests you search for your favorite apparel items on its generic looking […]

Into Celeb Style? Check out

The Lowdown: Laura reviews, an online shopping portal with a focus on celebrity style. While it seems most items on the site cost a painful $100 to $1000+, there are some more affordable finds, too. Our Review: If your wardrobe’s inspired (or you wish it was) by Red Carpet dresses and well-dressed celebs caught […] Site Review

What: Laura reviews the new real time social shopping site The Lowdown: According to, 87% of shoppers do research online before making offline purchases. And we can certainly vouch for that – we love to get inspiration from the Internet before heading out to the shops. That’s where comes in. Its mission […]

Wanna Be a Trendsetter? Follow These Tips…

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 […]

Et tu DailyCandy? The Verdict on DC’s New Sample Sale Site

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 […]