Tag Archives: Bargains

How to Dress Stylishly on a Limited Budget

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Style can be defined as a way in which a person expresses self; particularly when it comes to the way they dress. Dressing stylishly is among the best ways to express yourself and make an impression. If you want to stand out in a gathering or be seen as a person with ‘chic’ style, dressing stylishly is the best way to achieve that goal. Continue reading How to Dress Stylishly on a Limited Budget

Pink Thing of The Day: Pink Camouflage Comforter!


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I have this Pink Camouflage Comforter on my bed right now and let me tell you, it really livens up the room. It is also giving me very strange (but entertaining) dreams. Available from Overstock Dot Com for just $31.99 + $2.95 Shipping. What a bargain!

IKEA’s Swedish Meatballs Lunch: Tasty Treat of The Day!

Ikea Swedish Meatballs

If you’re one of the thousands of avid fans who read this blog religiously, you might recall that in the summer of 2008, Geoffrey and I took an urban field trip to the new Ikea in Redhook, Brooklyn, which opened that June, in order to provide residents of the NYC Metropolitan area with a warehouse-sized shopping facility at which to purchase cheap and interesting furniture and household accessories.

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Bargain Hair Scrunchies Found at Street Fair!

Red and Black scrunchie

If you read this post from a few weeks back, then you know about my ongoing quest to find attractive hair scrunchies at a reasonable price. Such a simple thing is more challenging that you would even imagine. But today I was celebrating this lovely July 4th by strolling up the Sixth Avenue Street Fair between 14th and 23rd Streets, and came upon a booth selling hair accessories that included three scrunchies on sale for just $5 – one dollar less that what American Apparel charges for just one scrunchie. It’s true what they say; life’s simple pleasures are the best.

The Two Gs Go To Pearl River Mart!

Pearl River Mart Old Storefront
Bargain Hunter’s Paradise

This past weekend, Geoffrey (aka Other G or “OG“) and I went downtown to Pearl River Mart to shop like maniacs. OG has been listening to me rave about Pearl River Mart since he was an egg, and this was his first visit to the wonderful Palace of Asian Delights where I would shop every day if I could. Of course, he fell head-over-heels in love with place right then and there. Because, let’s face it, Pearl River Mart is the shit. Continue reading The Two Gs Go To Pearl River Mart!