Envirosax Releases New Kids Collection: Green Fashion

Looking for a good way to educate your children about being environmentally-friendly? Maybe you’re looking for a unique gift for a niece or nephew’s upcoming birthday. Perhaps your son or daughter loves to carry your reusable bags to the grocery store. Whatever the reason may be, Envirosax Kids will help tomorrow’s future move in the […]

No More Free Shipping?

The Good: A recent report by Forrester Research for the National Retail Federation trade group showed that online spending will rise 17% in 2008. The Bad: From the New York Times: “While 85 percent of online retailers said they used some shipping incentive in the past year, just 35 percent said they would focus more […]

Celia Birtwell for Express

Celia Birtwell, whose iconic prints in 60s helped turn her ex-husband, the late British designer Ossie Clark, into 60s designer star,  has partnered up with Express to create a collection of flowing, romantic dresses and tops for the mall-based store. The line features flowing, chiffon line tops and dresses with a variety of floral prints, […]

Why Your Credit Score Matters: Personal Finance Advice

Your credit score matters—and we do mean beyond the desire to get approved for a credit card at your favorite store so you can get that sweet introductory discount on your first purchase. It isn’t just potential creditors who care about your credit score, but also potential landlords, insurers, and employers. Let’s face it, just […]

Banana Republic Launches BR Monogram Collection

Banana Republic recently launched a new concept called “BR Monogram”. The collection features apparel and accessories in “better” fabrics and tailoring for women (and men) at prices 30-40% higher than regular Banana Republic merchandise. The line follows in the footsteps of competitors, J Crew and Ann Taylor, both of whom have higher-priced collections with the […]

Cleaning Products: DIY

Before running to the store to buy the latest and greatest in green home cleaning products, consider that the greenest, safest cleaning products can be made by you. With simple everyday items and some reclaimed spray bottles, you can make your house squeaky clean without spending a lot of money. We recommend mixing your cleaners […]

Leighton Meester: The Look for Less

Leighton Meester

The yellow dress is hot, hot, hot, and Gossip Girls’  Leighton Meester has a handle on it—and made it even more fun with some spectator-inspired peep-toes. Like it? Good, you can get it—with these pieces, and without breaking the bank: Dress: London Times Razor Cut Puff Sleeved Dress, $89 Shoes: Spectator Pumps, Newport News, $29 […]