Topic: Holiday-Shopping

Cyber Monday: Productivity Will Be Extra Low At Work, Lying To Your Boss Will Be Extra High (And Fun)

Cyber Monday: Productivity Will Be Extra Low At Work, Lying To Your Boss Will Be Extra High (And Fun)

Cyber Monday is that one day a year where all the little lies you’ve been telling your boss are finally used two fold, and you realize that although your job technically involves other responsiblities, you, after so many years being under the thumb of a tyrant, fully understanding that fuck, yeah, you’re a goddamn master at pulling the wool over your boss’ eyes. More »

Last Minute Gift Idea For The Indie Friend In Your Life: The Indie Fragrance

Last Minute Gift Idea For The Indie Friend In Your Life: The Indie Fragrance

Let’s say you have that one particular friend or family member who buying gifts for is similar to a trip to the gynecologist. She prides herself on being unique, only listens to indie music (on vinyl, of course), hangs out at the IFC theater all day on Saturdays, and turns her nose up at any mainstream type of fashion. Although you respect her taste, you’re also sick of her spouting off about indie this and indie that, and although you know she’s trying to prove to herself that she truly is indie, it’s just easier to shut up and smile. In fact, deep down you’d love to get her a Kate Spade bag just for shits and giggles, but considering the fit she threw over the Coach bag you gave her last year for the same reasons, you’ve decided to take the high road. More »

10 Gifts You Should Never Give

10 Gifts You Should Never Give

STOP YOUR SHOPPING, PUT DOWN THE SCENTED CANDLE.

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be providing you a lot of shopping guides with cool ideas for the best holiday gifts. This is not one of them. This is just a desperate attempt to stop you from making bad decisions. Please, do not get anyone the worst holiday gifts ever. More »

5 Store Return Policies For (Most) Of Your Holiday Gift Returning Needs

5 Store Return Policies For (Most) Of Your Holiday Gift Returning Needs

Whether it was for Christmas, Hanukkah, or any other December holiday, you probably received gifts that you will definitely be returning. Here are 5 stores whose return policies you should have down pat, no matter if you’re returning an ugly sweater from your grandmother, a hilarious “sexy” outfit from your boyfriend, or some sort of geeky electronic that you will definitely never use. More »

There’s Only One Week Left To Enter To Win $125 In American Express Gift Cards

There's Only One Week Left To Enter To Win $125 In American Express Gift Cards

There’s only one week left to enter to win one of four packs of American Express gift cards worth a total of $125, either by becoming a fan of The Gloss on Facebook or telling us your best Black Friday shopping horror story in the comments below. We’ve already been getting tons of horrific Black Friday stories on our Facebook page — do you think you can top them? More »