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We’re the Top

By New Jersey Monthly | 02/04/2015
Attitude. That’s what we love about this cheeky little T-shirt from the ubertrendy Manhattan shop Olive and Bette’s....
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Temptations in a Teapot

By New Jersey Monthly | 03/18/2015
At tea time, you can relax, unwind, and savor time spent with family, friends, or yourself, sip by sip....
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Pamper that Pooch

By New Jersey Monthly | 02/04/2015
Savvy shoppers have long flocked to Summit to buy cozy cashmere sweaters, trendy snake-print bags, and swanky spa shampoos....
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You Can Always Get What You Want

By New Jersey Monthly | 02/04/2015
Tatiana wants a Lacoste shirt; she announces her desire on zebo.com. Zebo, hoping to become the next MySpace, bills itself as the world’s largest database of what people own. Its four million users also let other users know what they’d like to own....
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Surviving the Mall Shopping Scene

By New Jersey Monthly | 02/04/2015
Humorist Dave Barry once called the holiday season “a deeply religious time that each of us observes, in his own way, by going to the mall of his choice.”...
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Online Shopping Tips

By New Jersey Monthly | 11/19/2015
If you can’t hack another day fighting holiday traffic and tempers as you scour downtown stores and the mall for gifts, why not try shopping via desktop or laptop? Herewith, some holiday advice from the cybertrenches....
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Office Gift-Giving Protocol

By New Jersey Monthly | 02/04/2015
Holidays at the office can be a minefield of faux pas. To avoid hurt feelings and misunderstandings, your goal at this time of year should be to follow whatever is the commonly accepted tradition where you work....
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Downtown Shopping Tips

By New Jersey Monthly | 02/04/2015
If you dread battling through crowds of irate and stressed-out shoppers at holiday time, ditch the mall and head downtown. We spoke to town officials throughout the state, who offered the following tips to make your downtown shopping experience smooth and worry-free....
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Black Friday Shopping Tips

By New Jersey Monthly | 02/04/2015
How do you get ready for Black Friday, that infamous post–Thanksgiving Day shopping-bargains-at-dawn scene? “If you’ve camped out for Springsteen concert tickets, you’re ready for it,” says Jen Singer, creator of the parenting-humor website mommasaid.net and a clubmom.com expert from Kinnelon....
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Be Prepared

By New Jersey Monthly | 02/04/2015
It’s an inevitable part of the holiday drama: You forget to buy something for your sister-in-law; a relative drops by for an impromptu visit; a friend shows up unexpectedly with a gift. Here are some suggestions for you. ...
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Rise In Fall

By New Jersey Monthly | 02/04/2015

Haute Style Hits the Bullseye

By New Jersey Monthly | 02/04/2015
For Jack McCollough of Montclair (pictured right), success began with a thesis project back in 2002, when he and Lazaro Hernandez were students at the Parsons School of Design....
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