Sunday Morning Soliloquy - Musings of an Urbanite: Black Friday - Cyber Monday... Ahhhhh!

Friday, November 25, 2011

Black Friday - Cyber Monday... Ahhhhh!

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Christmas Shopping - FOR ME! 

It is slightly after midnight on Thanksgiving, tomorrow, I will go Christmas shopping FOR ME! For the past two days, I've been in the Sun Times (Sandra Guy's column) about my holiday shopping "tips and deals".  I thought I'd share a few of these Black Friday and Cyber Monday tips and deals with you here on my blog.  See below for some of the items I mentioned in those articles. Also, if you like PINK Christmas decorations (pink Christmas trees, Hello Kitty ornaments, etc, check out - Hot Pink Christmas!

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  • ONE MORE ADDITION! Great holiday gift for a new bride or any woman who loves to cook! Extended to today, get 40% off everything, including this Sassy Black apron below, from Flirty Aprons.  They are also offering FREE SHIPPING for their extended Cyber Monday promotion on all purchases (cannot be used with other promos or discounts).  

  • I love Garmin products, particularly the running watches like the Garmin Forerunner: GPS-enabled sports watches - they are pricey but they calculate your miles and you can upload them to your computer, track your speed, calories, etc. 

Gag Gifts From

131629_Free Shipping on entire order from 11/21 thru 11/28. Includes standard shipping & International!  
  • Free People has FREE shipping for Black Friday and Cyber Monday - certainly check out their Holiday "Limited Edition" dresses.  

Eco-Friendly Party Favors from
  • One can find many personalized gift items, ideas and holiday inspiration from  This is a great site for holiday party favors and bulk items for just about any type of party or occasion imaginable.


  • I love this site... so many neat items for kids and adults. If for no other reason, it is worth taking a browse on their site, but they do have a Black Friday sale currently going on where you can find hoodies, graphic tees, hats, accessories and more. 

188402_125*125 Get $15 off for $100 on All Products for Black Friday/Cyber Monday. Coupon Code: LITBCM
  • is a crazy site (similar to where you can find just about anything you're looking for - it is like being in some crazy mall in Asia - wedding dresses to cell phone cases, they're all here. 
  • Another good site (similar to Lightinabox) is - they have more crazy Asian stuff - everything from Wedding dresses to Cosplay costumes to crazy (and super creepy) jumpsuits like the one below.  They have a Black Friday Sale where you can - Save 20% off with -- the Code:BF20 -  pick up this insane catsuit while you're at it. 

Last but not least... my favorite (and where I will be sipping champagne at 10a.m. tomorrow!

  • Agent Provocateur. Luxurious lingerie for women (located on Oak Street in Chicago) Or online at does not have a sale, but they will have champagne for their guests all day tomorrow. I will need some after my miserable Thanksgiving. I will also look forward to shopping for ME after sipping my champagne. 

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