We’re still on an abbreviated posting schedule (don’t forget the holiday open thread!), but here are some of our top posts from 2009… after the jump!
Archives for December 2009
We just returned from a hard day out shopping and movie-watching to find this tantalizing offer from ShopBop, and we’ve already filled our cart (seriously, we’re getting about $500 worth of stuff). Lots of good stuff, including this lovely dress (Shoshanna Combo Sheath Dress) from Shoshanna — was $340, marked to $170, price comes to … Read More about Deal Alert – ShopBop
Both companies (owned by the same parent) are having some great sales. Anne Klein is up to 60% off, while Jones New York is taking up to 75% off all sale items. Pictured: Items on sale at JNY include this lovely sweater (Notch Collar Sweater Jacket), was $109, now $64, with another 30% off at … Read More about Deal Alert – Anne Klein & Jones New York
Bloomie’s is taking 50% off all sale merchandise, including a ton of cute cocktail dresses. For example, this lovely David Meister gold spun dress was$490, is marked $392 — so the price drops to $196 when you put it in your shopping cart. David Meister Sleeveless Spun Gold Cocktail Dress (L-0)
Great sale on Nordstrom designer handbags, for some reason. About 20 bags are 40-60% off, including Versace, Michael Kors, and Chloe. For example, pictured: the Versace Patent Leather Shopper, was $3705, now $1480. (L-3)
As you may have guessed from our “Bargain Tuesday” post today, we’re taking off for the holidays (and hope you are as well). We will be back to post about any good sales we hear — but until then, enjoy the holiday thread and whatever holiday plans you have. We thought the “non-office clothes” recommendation … Read More about Holiday Open Thread
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Banana Republic has a ton of stuff marked 40% off, including a lot of basics and great seasonal items like this lovely silk blouse. We like that it’s not quite a plaid, and not exclusively Christmas-y — but still seems … Read More about Bargain Tuesday’s TPS Report: Silk Abstract Blouse
We took a poll to ask the readers: how much vacation time did YOU take in 2009?
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Reader J suggests today’s Bottega Veneta wool herrinbgone, on sale at Net-a-Porter. We loooove this. The fitted shape, the interesting detail on the seams, the high-but-still-flattering collar — gorgeous. We even like it with the sleeves scrunched up. Gorgeous! Was … Read More about Splurge Monday’s TPS Report: Bottega Veneta Wool Herringbone Jacket
OK, we thought we’d give the coffee cups a rest and try something new for the weekend open thread — a recommendation for weekend/casual clothing. Today we’re liking this cotton sweater from Jones New York, which comes in pink and black. It’s a wee bit too casual for every day at the office (unless your … Read More about Weekend Open Thread
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Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Reader T writes in, raving about this sweater. As she writes: I’m sure that there are many out there who will turn their nose up at Express, but I have had always had good luck with their sweaters, including this … Read More about Bargain Friday’s TPS Report: Mock-Neck Sweater