6 Degrees of Annoying: Black Friday Shoppers To Watch Out For

Black Friday

Is anyone else somewhat confused by American traditions that take place over Thanksgiving weekend? Maybe you come from a family of Lululemon-wearing, bikram yoga-practicing, vegan and we-only-eat-homegrown-organic-veggies hippies (No offense to Lululemon-wearing, bikram yoga-practicing, vegan and we-only-eat-homegrown-organic-veggies families!). For the majority of us, on Thanksgiving, we partake in some serious calorie gorging. Mashed potatoes and […]

Goodwill VS. Retail Stores: The Holiday Shopping Savings May Be Bigger Than You Think

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What: Enjoy up to ten times more savings this season by doing your holiday shopping at Goodwill, according to this Mers Goodwill infographic. What They Say: Shopping through the holidays can be expensive. From Halloween to New Years, find out how you can save by shopping at Goodwill stores. What We Say: Thriftaholics LOVE Goodwill, and most […]

How To Buy A Wedding Dress Online

How To Buy A Wedding Dress Online

With the rise of “Say Yes To The Dress,” wedding dress shopping has been elevated to a national pastime – seriously, before that show, did you know the difference between a mermaid and a trumpet fit? Between silky satin and charmeuse? And while expectations for the bridal experience are now exceedingly high, not every girl […]

Why Wedding Dress Sizes Run So Small

So you’ve invested your 401(K) in every bridal magazine that ever existed, Pinterested yourself within an inch of your life and spent the last three months on a strict diet of raw veggies and, well, raw veggies. Now you’re at the bridal salon, focused only on reaching that “Say Yes To The Dress” moment every […]