Nordstrom Comes to Manhattan

What: Nordstrom, my favorite department store, is one step closer to moving to in Manhattan. The Lowdown: This from WWD: Nordstrom Inc. has signed a nonbinding letter of intent on the former Drake Hotel, bringing the Seattle-based retailer a step closer to securing a Manhattan location, according to real estate sources. What I say: For […]

Topshop: Not Just In Manhattan?

Topshop is officially opening shop in SOHO (in New York City), but plans are underway for several more US stores. According to WWD, Topshop is looking at opening at least 2 more stores in Manhattan, as well as stores in Las Vegas, Boston and Miami. Interestingly, and much like it’s chief US competitor H&M, Los […]

Origins Organics Sample: Daily Deal

What: Print out this page and bring it to your local Origins store by 12/9/07 for a free sample of Origins Organics Nourishing face lotion (certified 95% organic) The Lowdown: If there’s not an Origins store near you, you can also get a free sample when you shop online Shop: Online free standard shipping with […]

Erin Fetherston at Target

Erin Fetherston’s line for Target’s Go International Initative has finally arrived in store and online . The decidely young line and very sixties inspired line, features enough short dresses, peter pans collars, and A line shapes to make Twiggy proud. There are a couple hot pieces, if you can fit into their junior sizing, including […]

Seventh Generation: Get Coupons

What: Print e-coupons for Seventh Generation products from the comfort of your home. The lowdown: Go to the Seventh Generation website before you head to your local retailer to purchase your eco-cleaning products.  You can print out some great money-saving coupons, good in stores only (not redeemable online). Print it! Online simply give your email […]

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 […]

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 […]