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Saving Money on Clothing

In clothing on January 31, 2009 at 7:12 pm

Burberry Trench

I like the thrill of new clothes, shoes, bags, or even books. I find myself “needing” quite a few items the very moment  my paycheck hits the bank. Shoes on sale, sweaters, etc. So when it comes to clothes, I honestly try my best to save as much money as possible. And although these suggestions may be familiar, one can never be reminded too much!

1. Discount Stores: If you remember my previous post about Ross, then you know how I feel about these types of stores. I found a gorgeous Calvin Klein suit from Ross for $31. I also absolutely love their kitchen items. I won’t always find what I need, but for sheets, spatulas and the like, I’ve found nothing better. Similar stores such as Marshalls also produce great stuff. Yes you may have to look around a bit, but hey, its worth it. Read the rest of this entry »


For those crafty types

In Chic, crafts on January 28, 2009 at 3:26 am

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Virgin Airlines $55!

In travel on January 27, 2009 at 4:10 pm

Just a heads up, virgin airlines $55 one way from San Francisco to LA. I had no idea they were affordable!

Sales… sales… sales…

In clothing, food on January 26, 2009 at 4:06 am

Gorgeous GreenAnn Taylor Loft… big sale. I got this green sweater for a song. And an adorable ivory long t-shirt for $4! If you ask me, run over there. The good people at the Loft will tell you what to do from there.

Mr. Obama’s Certainly Chic

In Chic on January 20, 2009 at 5:20 am

Cowboy Obama

‘Nuff Said.

Ross: Don’t knock it till you try it!

In clothing on January 15, 2009 at 3:50 am

Over the holidays, I fell in love with a Calvin Klein Suit. It was a pinstriped, gorgeous number and I liked it so much, I allllmost spent $250 on it. But of course, my sensibilities (or bank balance) kicked in and I walked out of the store… then a week later… I say a nearly identical suit at ROSS. And for.. wait… $30! I snatched it and had to call my mother. Yes, I know sad right? But I’m the one sitting pretty in my new Calvin suit. So Ross rocks, period.