Iris Apfel, iconic fashion figure  known for her ability to mix and match high fashion, ethnicity, and kitsch has entered the world of online shopping.  In 2005 the Metropolitan Museum of Art about her in an exhibition titled the Rara Avis (Rare Bird) and now she brings her jewelry collection  with the same name  [...]

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Get An Eye Foil!

On February 1, 2012 By

Looking to update your daily look?  Create a dramatic eye color that will have everyone looking twice.  Foiling is a fast and easy way to make a three-dimensional look.  Markdownmom likes Bare Escentuals new-limited edition color in Unforgettable ($13.00).  Unforgettable is a pewter sheen that is light reflective.  To foil, simply moisten [...]

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Trendy Top Alternatives

On January 30, 2012 By

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock–you’ve likely seen the as seen on infomercial for a product called ‘Trendy Top.’

Basically, it is a wrap that covers low rise jeans and help fights butt crack or peekaboo panties.

Trendy Top Reviews

The reviews for the wrap are overwhelmingly positive. They fight butt crack. They [...]

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Get the Drop on ‘Em

On January 29, 2012 By

Get the drop on everyone and place your best fashion foot forward in Express.  Adorning the faces of Hollywood’s favorite starlets, the drop bead earring is a must have for spring 2012.  Markdownmom has found a fantastic set at Express that is similar to the pair worn by Emma Watson.  The box [...]

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Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and MDM has found the perfect site for unique gifts for the one you love.  Lush, a cosmetic and bath company, has created hand-made green (vegetarian materials) products that are sure to please everyone.  Lush has a selection of specially created Valentine’s Day products.  MDM likes the [...]

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Markdownmom loves giving gifts to family and friends during the holidays and Valentine’s Day is no exception.  She has found the perfect budget conscious gift to give your sisters, cousins, mothers or girlfriends.  Overstock features several diamond accent necklaces that are 40 per cent of retail or greater.  Markdownmom likes the sterling [...]

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Orders placed on January 21, 2012 for the deal on Skecher’s Men’s Revine – Hopkin Cold Weather Boots advertised for  $3.00 and Free Shipping have been  canceled by Skechers without notifying customers via email.  Until checking their orders today, customers orders for the boots  were being “processed.’

Sure a mistake on a normally $88 [...]

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For All Your Studs!

On January 24, 2012 By


Want to make your studs sparkle and glow bigger?

Well, how about showcasing them with .50 kt diamond 10kt. flower jackets!  Now you can couple all those diamond, gemstone, pearl studs with diamond jackets at a huge savings.  Netaya Jewelry [...]

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Regular waffles, Belgium waffles, waffle sticks and now Nordic Ware introduces its Egg Waffle Pan.   A favorite street snack from Hong Kong, means little eggs,  that provides an on-the-go light pastry.

This cast aluminum nonstick, hinged, interlocking pans provide even heat cooking, easy release and clean-up.

At Williams-Sonoma $49.95, recipe included.

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MAC Attack

On January 23, 2012 By

M.A.C. has a new line of eyeliners named appropriately  Superslick  Liquid Eyeliner.  Choose from 9 colors.  The gold (Pure Show) and silver (Nocturnal) give superior solid line of iridescent color that make these shades a necessity in your eye wardrobe.  Additionally the green (Treat Me Nice) has a gold luminescence that gives a 3D [...]

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It’s finally here!  Macy’s Home Sale begins with 5 Days of Specials on Wednesday, January 25-Sunday, January 29, 2012. 

Save an extra 15% off With Macy’s Card or Savings Pass on select sales and clearance.  Text CPN or 62297 (valid through January 31, 2012).  Plus this weekend in store MarkdownMom found sales of [...]

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SALE IS OVER — Below is an archived screen capture…

Men’s Revine – Hopkin Cold Weather Boots

Only $3.00 - FREE SHIPPING – This is a bargain price for cold weather boots! While supplies/sale lasts. Hurry…

Outclass the chilly weather in the SKECHERS Revine – Hopkin boot. Waterproof suede and synthetic [...]

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DO NOT Buy the Press Dough!™ Cookie Maker Before Reading This Review…

Press Dough Reviews: One Simple Trick Makes a Huge Difference

Some Press Dough reviews talk about how poor the cookies turn out. But most reviews do not tell you why OR if you can fix this issue.

As it turns out, we found out why–and [...]

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Remodeling and updating often requires changes to the electrical system.  Some changes are easy and not prohibited by local ordinances.  DIYers can often do these changes provided that they research the project and take the necessary safety precautions.  This is especially true when dealing with electrical wiring.  Homes that are completely finish may require more [...]

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Make a Lint Lizard

Unless you have been hiding under a rock–you have likely seen the lint lizard advertised on TV. It is a long tube attachment for your vacuum. It is designed to fit in hard to reach places inside your dryer to suck up lint that may be clogging your dryer’s exhaust.


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A cool new product — you may never look at your dryer the same!

Fact: Dryers become clogged — even if you change your lint filter before and after each use .

Yes, the lint filter catches most lint. But lint remains. Some of the lint falls into the nooks and crannies of the [...]

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It’s Martin Luther’s King Birthday this week and as you know that’s with any national holiday it provides another weekend for retailers to offer sales and promotions

1.  Spiegel® and Newport News.  Get an extra 40%  off this weekend (until 01-15-2012).  No promo code needed.  No minimum purchase.

2.  Hanes.  Just in [...]

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Among the top 5 resolutions for the New Year consistently has been either to lose weight or to exercise (more)–in order to lose weight.

But if your feet hurt, how far is the implementation of this resolution going to go? 

Shape Magazine dealt with this conundrum last year in an article by Sarah [...]

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Designer brand name apparel and accessories, professional culinary cooking pieces, name brand shoes, latest hot cosmetics and fragrances–yes you can get these and more at outlet stores, but are you getting the best deals?  MarkdownMom has written on this before recommending that you look for the clearance racks in the outlet stores for the best [...]

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←Click Here For Fashion Preview Slideshow.

Jason Wu is the latest designer coming to Target.  Wu, designer for such notables as First Lady Michele Obama, Diane Kruger,and Natalie Portman,  has produced a collection of 53 pieces ranging in price from $19.99-$59.99 with the theme American Girl In Paris, arriving at Target Stores and its’ [...]

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