The Changing Face Of Retail

As a teenager I worked in a large department store in central London. I had possessed no desire to build a career in retail but needed to earn some cash before setting off for university. I was surprised to find that it was an exciting and vibrant environment and I actually revelled in the work. […]

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Finding The Right SnapBack For Your Style

In recent years fashion has gone through some interesting changes. Some of these changes reflect the 90’s era of hip hop fashion and style. It seems that everything in fashion is going retro from the jeans, to the shirts and even the choice of shoes that people wear. In the urban/hip hop culture hats and […]

Buying A Nice Hot Tub For Your Home

Getting a hot tubs is a nice addition to add to your home. These days, it is easy to get a hot tub without having to pay an absolute fortune for it. Make sure that you pick a manufacturer or retailer that will provide you with the exact type of hot tub that you want […]

The Most Popular Candle Scents

The popularity of scented candles is immense, and the candle industry is huge. Within the industry, special attention is given to candle scents, as certain aromas create a variety of sensory responses. Did you know candle manufacturers work closely with fragrance companies to develop certain scents? These companies help create that special feeling you get […]

Jealousy Is A Green Eyed Monster…But Who Am I To Judge

If you have a social circle you interact with awkwardly at the office about the weekend television then this doesn’t apply to you. However, for those who feel like they don’t fit in with their “friends” then pipe your ears up, because this will be music to your ears. We all have that one friend, […]

Holiday Retail Sales Growth Lowest Since 2008

A report recently released by MasterCard’s SpendingPulse showed that increases in retail sales for the holiday season were the lowest they have been since 2008 and were less than half of the numbers seen last year. Bloomberg News reported that from October 28 through December 24 of this year, a meager 0.7 percent increase was […]

Shopping For Antiques

Image by Maia C via flickr.com The world is a lot smaller place now days! With the increase in technology and also travel, it is possible to travel to the ends of the earth, as well as shop also! If you do a quick search on the internet for a product of your choice, you can […]

Why Canvas Bags Are Making A Comeback

Canvas bags are now more popular than ever before. This is partly due to how durable they are, but is perhaps more a result of the growing awareness of environmental issues. Disposable plastic bags are not very eco-friendly, whereas reusable bags are a far better option. Canvas is unique because its threads are tightly woven […]

Sale Shopping – The Dos And Don’ts

If it’s January, there are sales on everywhere. Is this shopping heaven? Yes. Is there a chance you might blow your money on things you don’t need? Also yes. Many people possess an impulse to go wild and abuse their poor bank balance when it’s the January sales. However, it’s time for us to gain […]

Lange And Sohne – A Must Have For Any Watch Afficionado

Lange and Sohne – A must have for any watch afficionado Lange and Sohne are one of the better known high end luxury watch makers today. This is for their vast catalog that can meet literally any watch aficionado’s needs. More than this, however, they are not stuck back in the stone age like so […]

Online Shopping Is Here To Stay

this post answers the following questions 1. What can we get from online shopping? 2. Can online shopping gives us convenience and ease? 3. Is online shopping a huge range of clothes in one place 4. How can we get the best price online? 5. What is sale selection in online shopping? Shopping for clothes […]

Electronic Keyboard Buying Guide

This post answers the following questions 1) How to choose the right keyboard? 2) What are the different elements of the keyboard? 3) Why should you buy Yamaha keyboards? 4) What is the first thing you should consider in buying a keyboard? 5) What are the features of Modern electronic keyboards? Trying to choose a […]

Top 5 Creepy Adult Insect Costumes

Halloween is for adults just as much as it is for children; however, there are some costumes that just go better on children. Bugs, for example. While kids have the tendency of looking cute dressed up as little insects, adults are more inclined of coming across as… well, creepy. Below we’ll take a look at […]

When Did Supermarkets Get Fun?

I used to hate shopping in the supermarket. If I try really hard I can still recall the endless hours of wandering round our local one with my parents looking for dull stuff, like bleach and those awful tea biscuits which tasted like shoes boxes. PHOTO CREDITS: http://www.flickr.com/photos/joeshlabotnik/2719672737/ I went to do some shopping the […]

Finding The Right Diamond Engagement Rings

Diamond engagement rings are not something that you purchase every day. That’s why purchasing a ring– takes time. Also, looking at the many different styles can be overwhelming. Therefore it’s important to learn how to choose a ring – and find the right place to make the purchase. One of the best ways of finding […]

Is Fragrance Online Shopping Smart Buying?

Online shopping gives you a variety of perks—from the comfort of shopping at your own home, to getting the delivery at your doorstep. It has become your haven when it comes to luxury items such as fragrances, because online shopping has already found its niche in the market. Sites for online shopping also offer a […]

Top 5 Most Efficient Boiler Brands

Can you imagine your life without having hot water? I bet you cannot. Cold weather is rapidly approaching us and it is the worst time of year to be stuck without a proper heating system. If your old boiler has died on you and you are looking to buy a new boiler the following 5 […]

The Cost of Fake Sunglasses

Image by Turkus Before you go on holiday, you may do what I did and cruised for the perfect pair of sunglasses so that I looked my best by the pool. I searched and searched but the designer sunglasses I had my peepers on were far out of my price range. Some of them were […]

Lazy Artists Guide to Saving Money and Looking Good

Wearable art is all the rage this season and with so many people living green, this fashion trend has no where to go but up. There are many great choices for this trend. Sewing, crafting, crocheting, beading, knitting are but a few of the great ways to express this new trend. Sewing Hand sewn clothing […]

The Trend for Hand-Me-Downs

One of the issues with children’s clothing is the length of time the little ones ever get to wear them. Infants grow at such a fast rate that children’s clothing can be outgrown before it is worn half a dozen times. This means that many people enjoy the whole ritual of hand me downs. However, […]

Buy Now Before the Good Times Roll

As the world begins to recover, ever so slowly, from the after-effects of the recent global recession, many industries are beginning to reawaken. There has almost been a feeling of hibernation about some sectors, but it’s hoped that the predicted recovery will start to take shape in the coming months, and when that happens the […]

Is There any Investment Potential in Specialist Product Ranges?

This article questions whether or not there is investment potential in specific niche product ranges, exploring various sectors. Making a Niche There are several great examples of products from around the world that could be classed as belonging to a certain niche. These can, however, be categorised further. A niche product can either be a […]

Birmingham’s World Famous Rag Market

Locally known as the World Famous Rag Market, St. Martin’s Market in Birmingham has been a lynchpin of cultural life in the city for years. Home to 350 stalls and 17 shops the massive market is open four days a week selling such a diverse range of good, knickknacks and food to rival anything like […]

Why It Pays To Purchase Off-Season

With the arrival of winter, you might have noticed banners put up for clearance sales and discount prices of commodities that are usually expensive to buy in high seasonal phase. Purchasing off-season is one of the most convenient and easy ways to save money by buying stuff that you require during the off-season or off-peak […]

Groceries You Can Easily Buy Online

Time and money are both important commodities these days, which is why the world of online grocery shopping is growing in leaps and bounds. Whether you are looking for hard to find specialty items, seeking the best deals on diapers or cat food, or just simply enjoy the convenience of being able to shop from […]

How to Find True Wholesale Diamond Jewelry

Purchasing wholesale diamond jewelry often requires an element of trust on the buyer’s part. There may not be a lot of time to consult an expert on a stone’s quality before a great deal has a chance to evaporate. When dealing with an online jeweler, there may not even be an opportunity to see the […]

5 Tips for Clothes Shopping on a Budget

Clothing is much more than functional. It is a powerful way to express our style and individuality. When we look good we feel good, and having a nice wardrobe can boost our confidence. But, for most of us, we do not have the luxury of spending whatever we want on clothing and if we want […]

Buying Designer Sunglasses At An Affordable Price

this post answers the following questions 1. What are the two primary problems of a sunglasses? 2. What are the top designer sunglasses? 3. How year end sale can help you save on buying top designer sunglasses? 4. How seasonal sale can help you save on buying top designer sunglasses? 5. How online resources can […]

Sending Anniversary Flowers Advice

Anniversaries are a wonderful occasion to celebrate; they acknowledge that a loving relationship has endured once again. The beauty of a lasting relationship is best reflected in a spectacular bouquet of specially selected blossoms. Both individuals in a couple deserve this kind of treat on that special day. A partnership should be recognised with an […]

3 All Time Best Selling Styles of Sunglasses

Whether you’re in the sunglasses business industry or a customer of sunglasses, one of your requirements is knowing the best selling styles of sunglasses. On the business side, you’ll be able to maintain a stock of the most requested sunglasses, while from a customer perspective you’ll be able to keep up with the latest fashion […]