Your great-grandparents had better Trick-or-Treat game than you. Although, admittedly, the chilling effect achieved in the photo was surely unintended. Which fact makes it even scarier. Vintage photo via wearekoalasvintage.com, which features exceptionally nice vintage menswear.

[Frontspiece:  Your great-grandparents had better Trick-or-Treat game than you. Although, admittedly, the chilling effect achieved in the photo was surely unintended. Which fact makes it even scarier. Vintage photo via wearekoalasvintage.com, which features exceptionally nice vintage menswear.] ShoppingGirls, if you are concerned that handing out candy on Halloween night to Trick-or-Treaters isn’t good for the children, […]

[Frontspiece: An entire pumpkin patch seems to have come to life in this fun yard display that’s not too spooky for kids of all ages to wander through. Image via wallpapercave.] After decorating her yard to spooky perfection, and adorning herself in the perfect costume to match, no Shopping Girl will drop the ball on […]

"Shopping Online Is Too Hard," said no woman ever. Photo via onlineebaystore.blogspot.com.

[Frontspiece: “Shopping Online Is Too Hard,” said no woman ever. Photo via onlineebaystore.blogspot.com.]       When Founder Tom obtained the domain name for ShoppingGirl.com back in the late 1990s, he was working at one of the most successful Web businesses around. It still is a major player, a company you’ve likely used more than once. […]

Everybody has knowledge and insight to share. We can learn from each other, no matter who we are. The learning experience is enriched by studying with a wide range of different students. Get a different viewpoint! Or, find a mentor...be a mentor! Photo via bbc.co.uk.

[Frontspiece: Everybody has knowledge and insight to share. We can learn from each other, no matter who we are. The learning experience is enriched by studying with a wide range of different students. Get a different viewpoint! Or, find a mentor…be a mentor! Photo via bbc.co.uk, providers of fascinating educational programming for practically forever.]   Sometimes, […]

Homeschooling is an excellent, rewarding, and effective option for many ShoppingGirl moms and kids. Photo via Pinterest.

[Frontspiece: Homeschooling is an excellent, rewarding, and effective option for many ShoppingGirl moms and kids. Photo via Pinterest.]   Let’s continue with our list of online retailers carrying back-to-school gear that branches out from the norm:   Worldmarket Lots of ShoppingGirls know that Worldmarket is a great place to pick up decorative and useful pieces for […]

ShoppingGirls of all ages and backgrounds are heading back to school. Photo via tagg.com.au.

[Frontspiece: ShoppingGirls of all ages and backgrounds are heading back to school. Photo via tagg.com.au.] In our last post, we looked at some of the basic back-to-school gear that pretty much every ShoppingGirl will be getting, such as apparel and books. In today’s post, we have gathered a few online resources that you may or may […]

You won't need to spell it out in this great basic one piece from boohoo.com, but the slogan graphic is both trendy and cool.

  Summer is a great time of year for Shoppinggirls to enjoy wearing swimsuits for leisure, exercise, or just playing around in the surf.   As most Shoppinggirls have discovered, one swimsuit won’t be sufficient to meet all of your swimwear needs.   Take it from coastal Shoppinggirls who know: Even if you are just […]

Munich, 1970: Women march in protest of fashion retailers promoting maxi length skirts. These Shoppinggirls demanded more mini skirts in the shops instead. Photo via nydailynews.com.

Mini skirts are a fashion item that seem to have stirred up a lot of controversy and emotion (among other things) over the course of time.     Even though mini skirts are not a new style, and we live in an era where Shoppinggirls should be free to dress as they wish, reactionary opinions, […]

The best of retro 70's style, it is an entire outfit including the top. Layer the skirt over your swimsuit. Wear the top with jeans to a concert. O-Ring Crop Top Maxi Skirt Set. Forever21.com.

In ShoppingGirl’s first post on great Summer skirt options, we looked at the pretty and useful maxi-length crinkle skirt style. It’s great for a Summer ShoppingGirl who is on the go, as it can be carried in her tote easily for quick-change convenience to meet all of her Summertime activity needs.   But crinkled skirts […]

FashionGum.com proves that a cool, comfortable Summer skirt look can be pulled together with finesse.

Shopping Girls know that skirts are flirty and great for Summer weather and activities. Contrary to the belief of some, skirts are also practical choices in many cases; hence why women throughout history have enjoyed the benefits of this apparel option.   Skirts are also incredibly flattering, as long as you pay attention to the […]