Curious about Amazon Prime Wardrobe, their new try-before-you-buy shopping option? Kate just tried it, so I asked her to write about her shopping experience for us… – Kat Now that Amazon is expanding its try-before-you-buy feature to more customers, we thought it’d be a great time to share a review of Amazon Prime Wardrobe. Last … Read More about A Review of Amazon Prime Wardrobe
A reader wrote in the other day asking me to update our post on how to buy eyeglasses online — I’m still buying them (a pair or three every two years, approximately), so I thought we’d talk about the best online glasses stores for women because finding cute eyeglasses for women — online — can … Read More about The Best Online Glasses Stores for Women
2018 Update: We still stand by these best practices for returning items bought online — but you may also want to check out our more recent discussion of how to track refunds so you get your money back on returned purchases. I sometimes like to ask myself, what are my core competencies? What am I … Read More about Returning Items Bought Online
2020 Update: We’ve updated links below! We’ve talked about some of my favorite online shopping tools before, but not in a while — and a lot of the older ones have gone belly up, so let’s discuss the best of today’s online shopping apps. Ladies, what are your favorite tools these days? These are the ones I use: Covvet: This … Read More about Online Shopping Apps for Busy Women: Save Money, Get Deals, Keep Track of What You Want
I do a lot of online shopping. Like, a lot. It probably isn’t healthy that my first instinct is to buy something online rather than try to schedule a trip to a store. I got in the habit when I was working such long hours at the law firm that — aside from local lunch-hour … Read More about Online Shopping: Who? Where? Why?
2017 Update: This is still a fun discussion on the best sample sale sites as they existed in 2011 — but you may want to check out our more recent discussion of which flash sale sites are still worth checking out (and what to buy) in 2017. Fashion websites were excited last week about the … Read More about Open Thread: The Best Sample Sale Sites (and Best Purchases)…
As an avid Internet shopper, I thought I’d share some of my top tips for deal-hunting with you. There are a number of clues that an Internet shopper can use to detect how the garment fits, how it looks, and so forth. I have my own theories, collected from years as a shopping civilian, as … Read More about Internet Shopping and Tea Leaves
2018 Update: We still stand by the advice below on how to get great deals on workwear; you may also want to check out our latest discussion of how to get deals at discount clothing stores like Nordstrom Rack and TJ Maxx! Here’s my confession/boast: almost everything I own was bought on sale. My favorite Iisli … Read More about How to Get Great Deals on Workwear: 10 Online Shopping Tips