STORE LAYOUT Hidden Gems. Be sure to check the back of the clothes rack. Retailers often take the last remaining item of any style and blend them into a clothes rack with other, similarly colored/styled items. Keep looking! Clearance. Clearance racks/sections are usually towards the back of the store. Retailers do this intentionally. That way, … Continue reading Shopping Secrets: The Series
Saving Money Damaged Goods. If you ever find an item with damage – a tear in the fabric, a stain, a broken zipper, or missing button – ask for a price reduction. At Forever 21, you can easily receive a 10% discount for damaged goods. If it’s something you can fix at home, why not save … Continue reading Shopping Secrets: The Series
HAPPY NEW YEAR! Although most New Year's resolutions fail, making them is somewhat of a worldwide tradition. Even I am guilty of making a "promise to..." and forgetting all about it by March (if I'm that lucky). But a new year is an opportunity to change--to grow. So this year, instead of making nearly impossible … Continue reading Before It’s Too Late
Today’s my sister’s birthday! Be sure to check her out at esteandginelle.com. It’s my dream to plan all sorts of events. So, months ago, I asked her if she’d let me plan her 25th birthday party. She said yes! It was my first-time planning something so big from scratch. And I loved every second of it. … Continue reading #PartyLikeIts1992
As some of you know, I've been preparing to take my GMAT. Well... I took it. First things first. Anxiety is a serious monster. On the morning of my exam, I refused to get out of bed. I literally watched the clock get closer and closer to my exam time. I knew I needed to … Continue reading I took my GMAT…
Online shopping is possibly the best development since sliced bread. It combines the comfort of being wherever the heck you want to be and the joy of getting new things. Shopping online is one of my favorite pastimes. (Don’t worry, sometimes I just window-shop). If we’re being completely honest, there’s never a time I am … Continue reading SHEIN: What’s in My Cart?