In just a few weeks, the busiest shopping day of the year arrives: black Friday. For some, this consumer-friendly day simply represents the start of the holiday shopping season. For others, the day following Thanksgiving is a chance to crowd shopping centers, mob malls and swarm big-box retailers in search of the lowest prices on the season’s most in-demand items. This year’s black Friday falls on Nov. 23, but many boutiques and retailers throughout the area continue their black Friday shopping specials throughout the following weekend. For the best deals in Pittsburgh, skip the chain stores and support the region’s local small businesses at the five best places for black Friday shopping deals.
For those with a creative streak, Halloween is the perfect day of the year to show off your individual style and express your personality with a unique Halloween costume. With countless costume options ranging from adorable baby garb to horrific zombies, you’d think the chances of finding a spooktacular and unusual Halloween costume would cost you an entire bag of trick-or-treating candy. Think again, and save on this year’s costume with these great costumes and stores.
Yellow or stained teeth are often associated with poor dental care habits or personal hygiene, but for many people, that isn’t always the reason that their pearly whites aren’t so white. Genetics, age, acidic food and drinks, tobacco and even certain medications can leave some individuals with a lackluster, discolored smile. Sure, you can try the hundreds of whitening toothpastes, strips and bleaching gels on the market, but sometimes even the most expensive at-home whitening products can’t give you the megawatt smile you desire. When your smile isn’t lighting up the room the way you need it to, book an appointment at one of these five places that offer the best teeth-whitening treatments in Pittsburgh.
Don’t get caught in the rain without Pittsburgh’s best selection of raingear, which you can find at these five stores.
A great pair of designer jeans isn’t a luxury; it’s a necessity. Everyone deserves a jean that makes him or her feel good and look even better. While a fantastic fit or sexy cut will help, knowing you saved a bundle on your designer denim will put a little extra swagger in your step. If you’re ready to indulge in a pair of designer jeans, check out these five stores and boutiques that carry the best designer jeans for less than $200.
Shopping for the perfect jacket to transition you into fall can be a challenge thanks to Pittsburgh’s unpredictable weather. Nobody knows when to carry what. You want outerwear light enough to keep you warm when you have the A/C blasting on Indian Summer days, warm enough to keep you cozy during chilly autumn evenings, but stylish enough to carry you through the season as well. Well, for once you can thank the city’s wacky weather for encouraging retailers to stock an unlimited variety of fall jackets. Browse these five local outwear stores and boutiques that promise to make shopping for the ideal fall jacket a breeze.
Used and discount sporting goods are the way to go if you’re testing out a sport or letting the kids make the rounds through the year’s offerings. Whether you want to hit some balls at your local driving range, bike the beautiful trails that sprawl through the suburbs or hit the slopes at Pennsylvania’s mountain ski resorts, used sporting goods offer unbeatable savings and unmatched fun. Shop these top five options in Pittsburgh.
You’ll look even better doing the warrior pose and the hundred when you suit up in the area’s best yoga and Pilates gear.
Your vacation is rapidly approaching and self-tanners aren’t really your bag. Fortunately, you’ve come to the right place to find out about the five best spray tan salons in the city.
Men won’t complain about shopping for shoes when they shop these five guy-friendy shoes stores.
For the best bargains in the city, skip the chain stores and shopping malls and head to these local flea markets.
Whether you’re looking for sexy strappy sandals or beach-worthy boat shoes, these local shoe stores have got you covered for your summertime footwear.
These five sunglass shops have the only summer accessory you’ll need to have fun in the sun.
When it comes to finding the perfect blast from the past, there antique stores transcend time with everything from jewelry to furniture and even toys from America’s yesteryears.
So you waited until the last minute to start your Father’s Day shopping. Don’t worry; he’ll never suspect a thing when you present him with a great Father’s Day from these local stores guaranteed to make him feel like the number one man in your life.
If heading to a crowded shopping mall is something you dread this time of year, you might be thinking about doing some of your holiday shopping online. Follow these tips to ensure cyber shopping experience pays off in the long run.
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All eyes have been on Michelle Obama before she entered the White House. Here’s a look at some of the first lady’s fashion styles.