5 useful facts about Black Friday you probably didn’t know

After finishing a hearty Thanksgiving meal, several Americans will literally be running into the nearest department store to grab as many discounted items as possible. Although hectic, Black Friday can be the perfect opportunity to purchase Christmas presents early or just take advantage of a great sale, but there’s more strategizing that goes into walking […]

Stores that are open on Thanksgiving

The holidays are here and retailers are feeling the pressure to meet their yearly goals. In order to capitalize off of early bird shoppers looking to save a buck, retailers around the nation are opening their doors hours earlier than prior years. Hit the flip for eight stores to open on Thanksgiving, Nov. 27 below. […]

Fashion designer Duro Olowu’s preview party during NYFW

During New York Fashion Week Nigerian designer Duro Olowu had a preview party of his line that is headed to JCPenney next month. The collection i’s full of vibrant prints, textures and colors with an array of household goods, purses, shoes, luggage and more. A party for the collection was held at Stone Rose Lounge […]

Duro Olowu designs for JCPenney spring 2013 line

Previously, we reported about the collaboration between Nigerian designer Duro Olowu and retail giant JCPenney. Now we all can get a preview of what will be in stores in March. The collection includes handbags, shoes, clothes and accessories, and everything is priced under $50! Check out some of the looks that will hit stores soon […]

Top 6 Back-to-School Events in Houston

Children’s Museum of Houston 1500 Binz St. (713) 522-1138 www.cmhouston.orgThe Children’s Museum of Houston is offering free vaccines to the first 200 people who enter its doors at 5 p.m on Aug. 9, 16 and 23.–compiled by e lynn

JCPenney Launches Its Own Mini Sephora Store

Last Friday, June 17, JCPenney at the Mall of Georgia held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to launch the beauty brand, Sephora, inside their store. Beauty seekers can now go to JCPenney to shop for beauty items at their fingertips. It’s a makeup girl’s dream place and, on the day of the grand opening, my daughter, her […]