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Buy Nothing Day + Black Friday

Just a friendly reminder that tomorrow is both Buy Nothing Day and Black Friday. This year is the 20th anniversary of Buy Nothing Day. Buy Nothing Day is all about (wait for it) keeping...

Public Bikes Sample Sale

Fab.com is having a Public Bikes sample sale today! We’ve been pining over the bikes at Public for a several months now, so this should be a fun sale to peruse. Started in San...

7 Unironic Hipster Gifts

Since they already have everything (and they’ll make a point to let you know they had it before you did), it’s tough to shop for the hipster. The key here is to buy a...

Old Navy Black Friday

Old Navy has announced their Black Friday deals in the Gobblepalooza ad today. It looks like some stores will open at midnight on Friday. Deals include: Men’s, women’s and children’s graphic tees for $5...

Liberty of London: Target

Liberty of London for Target launches today – Sunday, March 14, 2010! Similar to the Target Global Bazaar and Go International, it’s an exclusive collaboration with English style powerhouse Liberty of London. There are...

IKEA Spring Preview 2010

Previews for the new spring/summer 2010 line from IKEA have been making their way around the home decor blogosphere this month. Since I’m a fan of IKEA, home bloggers, and frugal decor, here’s a...

10 Things That Make {Nubby Twiglet} Happy

Today’s 10 Things That Make Me Happy is by Nubby Twiglet — design extraordinaire and coincidentally a fellow Portlander! One of my RSS reader staples, I love Nubby’s weekly “What I Wore” sartorialist-style posts,...

10 Things That Make Me Happy

I was a huge fan of Domino magazine — sadly no longer with us. My favorite part of the magazine was the back page feature called “10 Things That Make Me Happy.”  It inspired...