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end of an era: filene’s basement

this is a sad day for consummate consumer. filene’s basement, the amazing┬ádestination for senseless bargain shopping, is gone. it was one of my mom’s favorite stores, and when we were living in boston, the husband and i used to go … Continue reading

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faking it: part 2

ooh, interesting. it seems i’m not the only one thinking about designer knockoffs these days. A new legislation seeking to grant copyright protection to designers has been introduced, and Proenza Schouler designers Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez have been in … Continue reading

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come hither, UPS

i got two things in the mail today. 1. my wedding dress from David’s Bridal. i was one of those silly women who shelled out $100+ for a “wedding dress preservation kit,” which basically means i now have a huge, … Continue reading

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