Zumiez Site Review

Huge e-commerce sites are fantastic when you aren’t sure what to buy for yourself or as a gift, but we like the niche markets too. Sometimes having focus is incredibly helpful, especially when trying to buy for someone with specific likes, even if that picky person is you … Our Review: Zumiez.com, a site we […]

Cheap Ski Outfits

You don’t have to be a bazillionaire to look awesome on the slopes. For example, did you know that Wal-Mart has a limited, but inexpensive, collection of ski and winter outdoor garments, including ski pants and jackets for less than $35? Or that you can score an awesome down jacket from L.L.Bean for less than […]

The Power of the Pre-Sale

Photo credit: Shutterstock A pre-sale is when a store allows you to purchase an item prior to that item going on sale.  So say you find a gorgeous cashmere sweater for $99 on Monday, but you know that it’s going to be on sale for $79 that Thursday; you can ask the sales associates if […]

The New ShopSheBoutique.com: Site Review

The Lowdown: Finding what you’re looking for while shopping online has always been something of a challenge. After all, thumbing through racks of clothes and trying on some of your finds is pretty much impossible with online shopping. ShopSheBoutique.com understands the issue, which is why they have recently re-launched their popular retail website that is […]

Assets by Sarah Blakely Tights: Product Review

What: Angela smooths things over with Assets Tights The Lowdown: Okay, every celeb and fashionista out there sings the endless praises of Spanx, but at prices ranging from $28-$40 for tights, not all of us have the budget to justify owning a pair. Enter Assets, a budget version of the sin-forgiving body-shapers, from our favorite […]

Fashion Advice: Should You Get a Stylist?

Juanita asks:  What do you think about stylists? Kathryn Answers: I think stylists are a great option, especially if you’re caught in a style rut or hate to shop. To find a great stylist, head to the Association of Image Consultants International (believe the web address is www.aici.org). Members are working consultants who have completed […]