Let’s talk about pattern. And color. And sales. Got your attention yet? I was recently approached by the ready-to-wear line MINT by Diarra Bousso, which is currently having a budgeter’s dream of a sale: The already-affordable items are listed for up to 45% off at online shop Modnique.   What is MINT, you ask? Other than a tasty thing I eat like it’s … Keep reading…

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If you’ve ever read this blog before, you know how much I love breakfast (hello, my pets are named after breakfast foods), so it was no surprise that I RSVP’d ‘Absolutely!’ when Saks Fifth Avenue in Plaza Frontenac invited myself and other bloggers to a barefaced beauty brunch. Barefaced, you say? Yes, barefaced. As in, arrive with no makeup. Uhm… I can’t … Keep reading…

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Holiday weekends mean time off work and sweet, sweet discounts. If you’re in the mood to shop, stretch that holiday pay a little further at one of these great sales. Check out my favorite items and sales below. Am I missing any spectacular, wardrobe-changing weekend deals? Tell me in the comments! Happy shopping!   Banana Republic | 40% Off Everything; Online Code: BRWEEKEND … Keep reading…

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GET IN YOUR CAR AND GO TO TARGET NOW. Or go to Target.com, that works, too. Women’s clearance is an additional 20% off, making this weekend the perfect time to stock up for back-to-school, the work week, your next vacation, tomorrow… Clothing this cheap gives you a lot of reasons to shop. Target Sale | Swim by ohjuliaann Stripe Halter Top | … Keep reading…

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Discount-king Target’s latest money-saving tool, Cartwheel, has a silly name but a good purpose: additional savings. Like any new app, we need to figure out all its possibilities– and from my early calculations, Target’s Cartwheel is going spectacular for those patient enough to pair outside coupons. Key word: patient.  Linked through Facebook, Cartwheel provides on-the-go coupons for a variety of products. You … Keep reading…

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