Posts tagged kohls

Fashion Friday — love a lotta polka dotta

   March 21, 2014 7:02 am    0

Shoes, dresses, skirts, tops — you name it, dots are on it. I’ve probably had polka-dot something every year since I’ve been a kid. The dots are on point this spring too. Many shoes — colorful shoes have dots. And the dresses are everywhere. The retro-style heels at left are from Rakuten — about $48. I…


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Fashion Friday — let the discounts begin

   December 27, 2013 7:28 am    1

I shopped Dec. 26 for the first time in years. Crowds were minimal — which is not what retailers wanted to see. More on that later. Here are some deals that I found: If you want a Christmas tree, ornament, card or anything that screams Christmas for your home, you can find it at up…


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Fashion Friday — choose shape that flatters your face

   May 17, 2013 7:36 am    0

I have seen this idea in a lot of places, but the folks from Kohl’s sent me some really cute and inexpensive choices for sunglasses shapes that flatter your face for $17 and up. Here they are: If your face is round: Create contrast, wear square or rectangular frames that are slightly wider than the…


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Fashion Friday — frogs make hoppy rain boots

   April 12, 2013 6:01 am    0

This week I found must-have rain boots and sandals — for the April showers and May flowers. I really liked these boots at left, but then I discovered they were for kids. So I searched for them for women, and I found them. They are on sale at Bootshop for $49.95 on Amazon. There’s also a ladybug version…


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Finally, dolls for all us sports girls

   March 26, 2012 7:35 am    0

If you can’t find a doll that hits the mark for your daughter, try Go! Go! Sports Girls Dolls. Right now, 13 multi-racial dolls swim, dance, run, participate in gymnastics, play basketball, softball, golf and tennis — (see Gracie the tennis player at left). They retail for about $20. Jodi Norgaard, president of Dream Big Toy Company, a…


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Black Friday adventures

   December 1, 2009 2:36 pm    1

I’m not your typical Black Friday bargain shopper. There is no bargain,  no amount of money, that is is worth standing in line for hours on end, camping in front of an electronics store on Thanksgiving night or fighting with angry shoppers for. I don’t even like shopping in general anymore because I just don’t…


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