Holiday Shopping

A Christmas shopper walks past a store advertising a holiday-related sale at a mall. (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Stores Nationwide Begin Holiday Season Early Despite Negative Reaction

Why do stores try to rush into the holiday season, and why do we care?

11/01/2013

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Top Connecticut Artists To Buy From This Holiday Season

Here you will find artisans that create jewelry, pottery, handwoven home decor as well as wearable items and more. Visit these artists’ studios and enjoy browsing their galleries for that special gift.

12/18/2012

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Celebrate The Holiday Season

Welcome to your 2012 Holiday Guide! Don’t miss our gift-giving ideas, shopping advice, food & drink recipes, and movie & music recommendations. Share some holiday cheer with your friends!

12/11/2012

Cyber Monday

The Five Best Sites To Shop On Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday is oftentimes a more popular shopping event than Black Friday. The convenience of shopping at home without the hassles of the lines and throngs of people can be a huge draw. However, it’s important to know which sites are the best for deals, quality and ease in online shopping.

11/13/2012

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Navigate Tricky Gift Return Policies After The Holidays

The holiday season has arrived and with it the efforts to find the perfect gifts for loved ones. As the hunt for gifts gets going, so does the dread of returning the thoughtful presents that are just not the right fit. Follow these tips to get through the season of returns.

11/13/2012

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Best Gifts For The Artsy Type

Looking for a last-minute gift? Check out our gift guide for the artsy person in your life.

12/19/2011

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Best Holiday Craft Fairs & Bazaars In Connecticut

By Mary Wheeler December is almost here and there’s nothing better about this month than the holidays. To celebrate this special time of year, we’ve tracked down the top holidays fairs and bazaars in Connecticut. […]

11/29/2011

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