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pet peeve: salespeople in china

the single most annoying thing about shopping in china is the hovering salespeople. they don’t leave you alone, not for one second. as soon as you step into a store, they shadow you closely through every aisle, talking in chinese, asking questions, making … Continue reading

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big boots for big calves

i have a love/hate relationship with shopping for boots. LOVE because boots are amazing and they keep your pants from getting all dirty from the snow/wet ground, and they pretty much go with everything — dresses, skirts, jeans, whatever. HATE because … Continue reading

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don’t flaunt what you don’t got

you know what makes me mad? so so mad? when retailers mislead me. when they put a picture of a lovely outfit that they are not selling. Banana Republic, i am looking at you! that awesome, vintage-y wool suit you … Continue reading

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