Shopping via online cart
Try this: Go to a online retailer fill your cart then let sit for a week, usually will receive a 20% discount or free item code in email reminding you of your cart.
Best places to buy shorts for this summer Asos Burlington Coat Factory JC Penney Macy’s Marshalls Old Navy Ross Target TJ Maxx
Guide to Evening Gown
Places to buy prom dress: Deb eDressMePROM Charlotte Russe Latter Day Bride Mandee Windsors
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Candock - Floating dock
Where to buy? http://www.candock.com/candock-dealers.php
Couponing for Sane People
I am an unashamed couponer. I am not highly organized, a hoarder or cheap. I don’t have a house full of cats and I don’t consider myself particularly frugal. We eat regular food and cooking is my hobby. I don’t dumpster dive for coupon inserts, I do not stay up all night printing coupons, and I am pretty lazy. I feed a family of four on $60 a week, including lunches, and I...
Samples of acne lotions, facial moisturizers, etc
Mario Badescue. The samples come with an entire skin regimen and enough to last a while. http://www.mariobadescu.com/questionnaire.aspx TriCalm - Anti-itch cream. Form fill-out. US only. http://www.tricalm.com/webform/request-sample Calico Minerals - Three-step facial moisturizer system. Fill out the form and you’re good to go. US/Canada. http://www.calicominerals.com/sample/ ...
Best places to buy wine online accidentalwine.com - quality wine whose bottle has suffered a scratch and dent chambersstwines.com - unique wines you can’t find at local wine stores crushpadwine.com - wines that you will never find again halfwitwines.com - sell a variety of wines, but only in half bottles lot18.com - flash sale site for wine plonkwinemerchants.com - wines from around...
Best places to buy snowboard: Backcountry.com Blanksnowboards.com Departmentofgoods.com Dogfunk.com Never Summer REI The-house.com TruSnow General Advice Read this how-to guide before you buy the board. http://www.snowboardfinder.com/ has a hand-picked list of snowboards from experienced boarders. Use it if you are unable to choose one. You can buy (or sell) used gear from...
Best Time to Buy Stuff
One more source: http://www.freeshipping.org/blog/best-time-to-buy-guide/
Best places to buy iPad keyboard (or keyboard-cover combo): Adonit amazon.com Brydge Deal Extreme Logitech monoprice.com
Best places to buy furniture: Crate and Barrel Ethan Allen Haverty’s Ikea Leather Creations Macy’s Room and Board The Dump Advice: You have to be very selective when choosing from Ikea. Look for stuff made of 18-8 steel. Those are made of quality hardware. Stay away freom LACK line. When shopping for a mattress, be aware that if the words rebuilt, reconditioned, bunkie or...
Best places to buy a purse: Asos Coach Classics Endless Etsy Gilt Group Ideeli JC Penney Kohl’s Lord and Taylors Marshalls Matt & Nat Roots RueLaLa TJ Maxx Yesstyle Zappos General Advice: RueLaLa is an invitation only site Vera Wang collection at Kohl’s are reasonably priced Zappos and endless primarily sell shoes, but their purses are also great. Zappos give...
Best places to buy handmade items: 1000markets.com artfire.com artflock.com etsy.com folksy.com icraft.ca madeitmyself.com supermarkethq.com General advice: Not all the items sold on these sites are handmade. You can make them out based on the reviews or from the product details itself. Vintage stuff is likely to come from a thrift store. Go look at one near your home before you start...
Size 0 Clothing
Best places to buy size 0 clothing: Abercrombie & Fitch American Eagle [Pants] Ann Taylor Loft Express Forever 21 Gap J Crew Marc Jacobs New York & Co Old Navy See by Chloe Theory Tory Burch Victoria’s Secret Read the posts at alterationsneeded.com. Amazin forum/bog for petite women.
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Shopper Bag Collection
Christmas Central Maggi B Soft Touch Camel Cable Knit Shopper Tote Bag ($80) Anuschka Large Convertible Expandable Shopper Peacock Lily ($400) Jack Georges Shopper Brown ($150) Knomo Bayswater Collection Paris 15 Eastwest Shopper Tote ($180) Anuschka Large Convertible Expandable Shopper Enchanted Forest Fairy ($400) Bric’s Xbag Collection Medium Sportina Shopper Navy ($100) ...
Best places to buy TV: Amazon Best Buy Costco Newegg Sams club General Advice: Unless you really care about 3D, don’t buy it. When buying LED lit screen, check if it is side-lit or actually back-lit (better & pricier). A side-lit LED screen will be thinner and a back-lit one will be as regular CCFL LCDs. Samsung is a good brand for LED TVs. When buying Plasma, remember that...
Best places to buy mattress: Amazon Big Lots Costco Overstock Sam’s Club Walmart (Look for Spa Sensations) General Advice: Spend money on a nice mattress, you’ll be spending about a third of your life on it. Lie down on the mattress and check it. It’s not awkward as you imagine it ot be. Don’t go mattress shopping when you are tired. Any mattress will feel...
Best places to buy plaid shirts: Abercrombie & Fitch Banana Republic Barney’s Coop H&M J. Crew LL Bean Target’s Mossimo Uniqlo Zappos Plaid: Has become very fashionable in recent times. Good causal wear. Flannel: Looks the same as plaid, except the material is much thicker and better suited for colder weather. Very difficult to pull them off. Go for thinner...
LED Quantity: 10-LED - USB power LED super bright...
$ 6.00 10-LED - USB power LED super bright computer lamp - Flexible metal neck for any angle adjustment
Best places to buy projectors: amazon.com newegg.com projectorcentral.com projectorpeople.com visualapex.com General Advice: If you intend to use the projector a lot, see if you can find a projector with extended warranty on the bulb. Some projectors perform better on grey screen while some on white screen. Google the projector that you want to find with screen color to check which one...
Cool iPhone Accessories
Devil Skull 3.5mm Earphones Anti-Dust Plug Stopper Headset Hole Pin Stopper 3.5mm earphones anti-dust plug stopper - Designed to protect your device earphones port from dust and lint - Keeps away from dust and other damages when the earphones port is unused Incipio NGP iPhone Soft Shell he Incipio NGP iPhone 4 Soft Shell brings to you next generation polymer. It’s a carrying solution...
Diapers for Babies
Best places to buy diapers: Amazon Mom Cosco Diapers.com Diapers-4-less.com Diapers2u.com GoGreenPocketDiapers.com Sam’s Club Slickdeals.net SunBabyDiapers.com Target ThanksMama.com General Advice: Go for cloth diapers (they have improved in recent years). They are cheaper over disposables. Check this video out to help you with cloth...
Sales and Discounts - June 2012
Apparel & Accessories: Lane Bryant: Buy 1 item 20% off, Buy 2 items 25% off, Buy 3 items 30% off, Buy 4 or more 40% off [Till 4th June] Catherines: Summer Sale 30%-50% Off + New Arrivals [Till 7th June] Fashion Bug: 40% off tanks, capris & shorts. 30% off other tops and bottoms [Till 2nd June] Fashion Bug: 50% Off Fine Jewelry [Till 31st July] Loop18: 50% off Jackets! Save 10% Off...
Best places to buy computer hardware: Amazon Ascent [NZ] Canada Computers [CA] Computer Lounge [NZ] Digiteq.com [BG] Dospara [JP] Dragonpc [NZ] Ebuyer.com [UK] Filtech Computer [CA] Hmii.co.nz [NZ] Jarcomputers.bg [BG] LambdaTek [UK] Kakaku [JP] Msy.com.au [AU] Newegg [US] Novatech [UK] Paradigm PCs [NZ] PlayTech [NZ] Pricespy [NZ] Pricewatch [US] Scan.co.uk [UK] ...
Fashion Bug - Plus Size Clothes: $50 Discount
$50 off $100 with coupon Edit:coupon has expired now.
Cheap but good bedsheets
Best places to buy inexpensive but good bedsheets: Annas Linens Costco IKEA Marshalls Ollie’s Ross TJMaxx Tuesday Morning General Advice: Go for Egyptian cotton or Sateen cotton sheets. Make sure the sheets are 100% cotton (or other non-synthetic fiber). High thread count isn’t exactly the best. It’s all about personal preference. Read this article to know more...
Best places to buy bulk food: Alice.com Amazon Approvedfood.co.uk [UK] Azure Standard Bulkfoods.com Buythecase.net Costco Frontier Survival Homegrown Harvest store.Honeyvillegrain.com Peapod.com Sams Club Schwanns ShelfReliance Smart & Final Survivalacres.com General Advice: Costco sells a “Survival kit” where you can order food for one person or four people for a...
Best places to buy Bonsai: Amazon Ascus Nursery eBay Miami Tropical Bonsai Hollow Creek Bonsai Potomac Bonsai Festival [held at the US National Arboretum in Washington, DC] Wigert’s Bonsai Ceramics for Bonsai: bonsai-keramik.com hhpots.com johnpittbonsaiceramics.co.uk langbonsai.com petra-hahn.com peter-krebs.de walsall-studio-ceramics.com General Advice: Read...
Sales and Discounts - May
Apparel & Accessories Clearance sale items at Lane Bryant 50% Off Fine Jewelry $4.99 knit tops 30% off swimwear Take an additional 40% off already reduced items from bebe.com Clearance at Catherines Clearance - Swimsuits at Milanoo $50 off $100 with coupon at Fashion Bug Home & Garden AFFBedFurn10 -10% Off Bedroom Furniture $399+ AFFLuggage10 - Free Shipping and $10 Off Luggage...
Bedazzle Bead Bracelet
Cuff bracelet is wrapped in infinite rows of seed beads forming stripes of vivid color. Catherines accessories are customized in size and scale for the plus size woman. Click on the image or here to buy.
Best places to buy Seiko watches: 21Jewels Amazon Blue Dial Chronograph Creation Watches Higuchi Katsu Long Island Watch Seiya PMWF.com World of Watches
Custom Watch Straps
Best places to order custom made watch straps: BJStraps Diaboliq Dangerous 9 Gasgasbones [Carl] Gregstevens-design K-straps Septimus straps Shane Delaurian Steve-O straps Strap Smith [Rob Montana] Stonecreek straps [Jeanna] Teddy-straps Vintagerstraps If you are looking for regular watch straps, try the following: crownandbuckle.com ebay fredawatchstraps.com mywatchmaker.net...
Protect your computer in style with the BookBook Hardback Leather Case for MacBook. This case is unlike any other that is currently on the market, as it adds security as well as physical protection to your MacBook. If you invest in buying an Apple computer, it would be silly not to protect that investment in the best way possible; with the BookBook.
Best places to buy leggings/socks/tights: American Apparel Forever 21 Lululemon [Wunder Unders. Very expensive, but last very long] Marshall’s Merona Newport News Sock Dreams TJ Maxx Uniqlo We Love Colors
Best places to buy beer glassware: Amazon Bed, Bath & Beyond Bevmo Cost Plus Dollar Store Goodwill (or any thrift store) Ikea New Belgium Pub Glasses.com Russian River World Market General Advice: Keep an eye on keep-the-glass promo nights, free pint nights, buy-tThe-glass nights etc at you local pubs or bars. They usually give out free glasses during beer tasting promo nights. ...
"Checkpoint Friendly" Laptop Bag
Best places to buy laptop bags for airport security: Case Logic Gizmo Dorks Mobile Edge Samsill Samsonite Targus Laptop bags that meet the following guidelines can help you pass the airport checks without needing to take the laptop out: The laptop bag should have a designated laptop-only section that you can lay flat on the X-ray belt. It should not contain metal snaps, zippers or buckles...
Best places to buy used camera: Adorama Bhphotovideo.com Dyxum forum ebay (Henry’s and Cameta Camera) Fredmiranda forum KEH.com photography-on-the.net forum General Advice: KEH and Bhphotovideo are well known for their great return policy. Sellers on frediranda need to pay to sell but browse and buy doesn’t require any fee. frediranda also has a great feedback system. ...
My Plus Size Selection
Elegant, allover lace dress with delicate beading. Pullover style with crossover V-neckline at the empire bodice. Diagonal tiers of lace cover the skirt. Short sleeves with scalloped edges. Lined through the body. Lane Bryant updated the classic button front shirt with a lace hem, pintuck pleats and pearlescent buttons for an ultra-feminine look and feel. Rolled sleeves with tab & button...
Lace Table Lamp
Bring a crisp, classic look to your living space with the Lace Lamp. Elegant rows of crimped ivory linen create a soft texture that plays with the light. The Lace table lamp takes two 40W appliance bulbs and will brighten your room or desk with its beautiful design and soft glow. Color: Ivory Bulb: 2 x 40W Dimensions: 10” Diameter x 18” H
Best Internet Providers: AT&T U-Verse Caneris [Ontario] Charter CLEAR ColbaNet [Canada] Comcast [Go for small business plan] Cox Communications Qwest/CenturyLink RCN Sonic.net Sprint 4G SureWest Teksavvy [Canada] Time Warner Unwired, Ltd USI Wireless Verizon FiOS Webpass General Advice: Some internet providers charge you for a certain bandwidth, but never deliver. Downgrade...
Vampire Teeth - Baby Pacifier
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Best places to buy music: 7digital.com audiojelly.com beatport.com bleep.com boomkat.com breakbeat.co.uk [DnB] digital-tunes.net emusic.com junodownload.com trackitdown.net Check if the artist’s website or bandcamp page sells music. This will help you better support the artist. Beatport is expensive, but they have a good selection and quality. If you are looking for a CD that is...
Best places to buy board games: 401games.ca [Canada] amazon.com boardsandbits.com boardgameguy.com cardhaus.com [WA] coolstuffinc.com funagain.com fungamescafe.com [Canada] germangames.com [Canada] godboma.com [Canada] jjcards.com [Mainland US and Canada] meeplemart.com [Canada] miniatureMarket.com myriadgames.com thoughthammer.com General Advice: Local games stores are the best...
Best places to buy art supplies: A.C. Moore Amazon Creative Cold Snow Dick Blick Art Materials Hobby Lobby Jerry’s Artarama Micheal’s Pearl Paints (Pearl Art & Craft Supply) Utrecht Art Supplies General Advice: Most of the stores have discount for students. Don’t forget to carry your card when shopping for art supplies. If you are a student, get free Amazon Prime...
Best places to buy motorcycle gear online: Amazon.com BikeBandit.com Leatherup.com MotorcycleGear.com MotorcycleSuperstore.com Revzilla.com SportbikeTrackGear.com General Advice: MotorcycleGear.com and MotorcycleSuperstore are among the most recommendaed. They ship fast, offer discounts and have very good returns/replacements policy for gear that doesn’t fit. Leatherup.com have...
Best places to buy comics: Amazon Beguiling [Canada] Comics & More [Totonto] Discount Comic Book Service (DCBS) Fantagraphics Forbidden Planet Global Hobo Haven Distributors Henk [Amsterdam] InStockTrades Midtown Comics mycomicshop.com St. Marks Comics Things From Another World Westfield Comics General Advice: DCBS releases the price list each month under...
Best places to buy Xbox Amazon Best Buy Costco GameStop Meijer Newegg Target Toys R US Walmart (good return policies) General Advice Xbox LIVE 12 Month Gold Membership [Online Game Code] is $35.99 as of Feb 23 (dropped $14). Check this link out on Amazon before this offer expires. The cost does not vary much between retailers. Look for coupon codes for discounts. Keep an eye...
Business Casual: Shot and narrow-hipped
Best places to buy business casual clothing for shot and narrow-hipped women: Ann Taylor LOFT Banana Republic Express Gap H&M Jane Norman J.Crew Primark Superdry Theory TopShop Uniqlo General Advice: If any of your dresses require alterations, check this form thread with contact details of some good tailors: http://forum.alterationsneeded.com/find-share-tailor-t3.html