| Dec 22, 2012
| 7:51 PM
No, you don’t need to go to Target tomorrow.
I promise: Everything will be just fine if you stop shopping now and just relax. Yes, I understand that you think you need to get just one or two more little things. But really? You don’t. It&...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 2:49 PM
Because I live in suburbia and it’s 2012, I enjoy a trip to Target probably more than I should.
While walking through the doors of some other retailers makes me itch, Target is all nice and clean. I’m often the weirdo you see pushing and...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 1:21 PM
Wedding and bridesmaid dresses can be stressful. Bridesmaid dresses often have a one-and-done lifespan. Wedding-dress shopping can require designated shopping trips by appointment only. If only you could turn that horrific bridesmaid dress into a...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Check this list often as new tips, events and deals around Florida come in:
Firehouse Museum in Key West
History buffs can learn about Key West's past through its firefighting heritage at the Key West Firehouse Museum at 1024 Grinnell St. The museum...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 8:29 AM
There are just a few weeks to go before the 8 p.m. Thanksgiving shopping madness begins on Nov. 28.
We’re talking about Black Friday, and if you want to score the best deals on holiday gifts, you’ll need to use the next few weeks to draw up a battle plan...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 3:31 AM
Put that expensive smartphone to work and start saving by signing up for mobile offers so you always have coupons right in your pocket. Earth-loving bonus: No wasting of paper or printer ink, not to mention time.
Here's a list of retailers and short...
| May 9, 2013
| 10:53 PM
Ottavio Missoni, patriarch of the Italian luxury fashion brand built on zigzag-patterned knitwear, died Thursday at his home in Sumirago, Italy. He was 92.
A family spokesman announced his death but did not give the cause.
The Missoni label gained...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:02 AM
"Modern Family's" Sofia Vergara admits she has a fondness for Hermes Birkin bags. In August's Harper's Bazaar, she says she tells her agent: “What would you prefer? Me popping champagne bottles and doing drugs and wasting money or buying bags? These...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 7:55 AM
A welcome trinity of factors -- perkier job prospects, summer temperatures and more affordable prices -- helped retail sales in June beat expectations.
Same-store sales at shops open at least a year -- a measure that strips out the volatility of...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:39 AM
Anthropologie, the retailer known for its twee and often vintage-inspired fashions and home goods, opened its first BHLDN "shop within a shop" store in Beverly Hills on Wednesday.
The sister label, pronounced “beholden,” launched as an...
| May 14, 2013
| 4:24 PM
The East Penn School Board voted 6-2 Monday night to participate in a proposed tax increment financing district for the Hamilton Crossings shopping center project. I think it was a terrible decision. I've supported tax incentives to bring commerce back......