• CLOTHING
    Art Museum’s fashion exhibit shows how words make clothing ours

     TOM GRALISH From the “Wear Words: Text in Fashion. On display (from left) are: “Woman’s Dress,” Summer 1960, Designed by Tina Leser, American, 1910-1986, checked linen plain weave, flocked acrylic fiber /// “Woman’s Sweater,” Mid-1990s, Iceberg a division of Gilmar, Milan, Wool, angora, and rayon knit with wool and alpaca knit appliqués and wool yarn […]

  • CLOTHING
    All the Details on Meghan Markle’s Engagement Outfit — And How to Buy It!

    Meghan Markle looked every inch a princess when she and Prince Harry made their official debut as an engaged couple at Kensington Palace on Monday. The couple appeared outside the palace in the Sunken Garden. To brave the chilly temperatures, Markle wore a white wrap coat from Line the Label, a Toronto-based designer — a fitting choice, as the city had been […]

  • CLOTHING
    How good is H&M’s clothing recycling program?

    People walk past the window of a H&M store in Paris, France. Credit: Regis Duvignau/Reuters The clothes we wear come with their own environmental baggage. Consider that a cotton T-shirt requires roughly 700 gallons of water to produce. Each year, the production of polyester emits roughly 1.5 trillion pounds of greenhouse gases. As the fashion industry […]

  • HOME & GARDEN
    How new furniture materials are transforming home interiors

    Designers with an eye on the future often take their cue from the past. With technological advances enabling materials to be used in ways not previously possible, architects and interior decorators are putting a modern twist on old favourites – and introducing concepts that push the boundaries of the most fertile imaginations. Lighting is ripe […]

  • CLOTHING
    Rent the Runway changed the way I shop, and I first tried it on Cyber Monday – here’s how much this year’s deal will save

    Bryan Bedder / GettyYou can get unlimited access to designer clothing for less than $10 an item. Rent the Runway is offering a Black Friday deal of 25% off orders of $100 or more. The discount applies to the first month of Rent the Runway Unlimited , which typically costs $159. Rent the Runway’s unlimited subscription allows you to […]

  • COUPONS
    How does your grocery store handle coupons?: Coupon Counselor

    Grocery stores in central Pa. have similar coupon policies, but make sure you know the details before you go.(Dan Gleiter, PennLive.com/file) How well do you know your grocer, and how do they handle coupons? All stores in our area that take coupons will also double those coupons up to $1. For example, a 50 cent coupon […]

  • CLOTHING
    How to Stop Wasting Money on Clothes

    You spend hours trying on clothes, you spend hundreds (maybe more!) buying those clothes, then you open your closet and, lo and behold, nothing worth wearing. It’s a common dilemma and a financially wasteful one, too. Here are some common traps we fall into when we shop and how to get more bang for your […]

  • COUPONS
    How many coupons in the Sunday paper?

    How many coupon inserts will we have in the Sunday paper on September 24, 2017? This Sunday there should be 3 inserts including 1 SmartSource, 1 Redplum and 1 P&G!. Head to HotCouponWorld.com for a preview each week of many of the coupons we will get. We won’t receive all the same coupons on this list, but […]

  • HOME & GARDEN
    Spice up your home: how to create balcony gardens

    Today’s urban living crunches spaces. We have been there. We know the effort involved in cramming a lot into tiny spaces. Living in an apartment can sometimes dash those dreams of spacious gardens. But here’s the rub. You don’t need a big space to have a great garden. An awesome garden can flourish in the […]

  • NEWS
    Here’s How to Find the TransUnion Credit Freeze Page

    Wondering where to find the TransUnion credit freeze page? You’re not alone. The agency updated its website to make it harder to find. Last week, news broke that Equifax, a credit reporting agency, suffered a data breach. Over 143 million Americans had their data compromised, including Social Security Numbers. Equifax handled the situation poorly, even going […]