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- October 7, 2007 at 9:35 pm #253570
I agree- upscale prices can be HORRID to those of us who are used to
being frugal. I love shopping at Khols, but refuse to pay full price
for a single item in that store, because even though they aren’t
considered high price, they ARE much higher than places like Wal-
mart or Target.
— In Budget101_@yahoogroups.com, “pseuzanne”
> My mom got a $50 gift card to Lord & Taylor (upscale department
> in the mail as a promotion. There was no minimum purchase
> generously gave it to me, because she really didn’t need anything.
> really didn’t want to wind up spending money just because I had a
> card (which always seems to happen), and I think I was pretty
> successful. I went to the mall after having lunch, so I wouldn’t
> tempted to eat at the food court – and blow $8. I purchased a
> for myself, and red plaid pajamas for my daughter (which will be
> perfect for Christmas morning – and the rest of the winter of
> They were both on sale, so all I had to pay was 98 cents. I was on
> mission, so I walked right past the other stores and came back
> As a side note, I was appalled at the regular retail prices in the
> department store. I guess I’ve spent too much time in consignment
> shops! They wanted $40 for a cute little sweater for my daughter.
> Sweaters for myself were $80 – $140.
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