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Alterations at Nordstrom
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Alterations at Nordstrom

I never knew you could get alterations at Nordstrom until three things happened. One, I started getting clothes from Trunk Club (sadly, now closed down). Two, I joined The Nordy Club, the Nordstrom rewards program. Rewards including earning points towards “free” alterations at Nordstrom. Also, you get benefits during the annual Nordstrom Anniversary sale. And,…

Nordstrom Spa
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Nordstrom Spa

Decades ago when I was a beauty reporter for Allure Magazine, I covered the opening of the Nordstrom Spa at the Somerset Collection Mall. You see, I was living in Ann Arbor, Michigan at the time. That Nordstrom Spa — or Spa Nordstrom as it’s now called — was located in Troy, Michigan, about an…

My Nordstrom Personal Shopper and Stylist Experience
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My Nordstrom Personal Shopper and Stylist Experience

After Trunk Club shut down, the Nordstrom Personal Shopper department reached out to let me know that they could set me up with a personal stylist near me. That is, since I was already an established customer at the Pittsburgh Nordstrom department store, I could work with one of their stylists at any time. Again,…

What Is Nordstrom Curbside Pickup
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What Is Nordstrom Curbside Pickup

Recently, I took advantage of the Nordstrom ship-to-store option, to my local Nordstrom Rack and wondered if I could use curbside pickup to get it. Unfortunately, the Nordstrom Rack location near me doesn’t have curbside pickup available. I assumed it would. However, I recently learned that no Nordstrom Rack locations offer Curbside Pickup. Even so,…

Nordstrom Trunk Club Closing
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Nordstrom Trunk Club Closing

Unfortunately, Nordstrom announced in May 2022 that they were shutting down Trunk Club. I’m very sad to share that Nordstrom Trunk Club is closing/has closed. For other online styling options, including Stitch Fix, please check out this post. For information on shopping the Nordstrom anniversary sale annually, this article can help. In addition, you can…

Lifetime Warranty Luggage Backpacks and Book Bags
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Lifetime Warranty Luggage Backpacks and Book Bags

Until I had children, I didn’t appreciate the value behind buying luggage, backpacks and books bags with a lifetime warranty. You see, kids can be hard on stuff. So, you want to spend your hard-earned money on products that will hold up. When my daughters were little, we only bought backpacks and bookbags from L.L….

Making Money from Your Used Clothing with Brand Resale Programs
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Making Money from Your Used Clothing with Brand Resale Programs

This article on clothing brand resale programs is a round up of trade in programs done directly through a company’s website or stores. As opposed to reselling clothes for money on third-party sites, like eBay or Poshmark, these are brand specific resale shops. Think of it as yet another way to recycle your clothes for…

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Leah Ingram Home

Hello, I’m glad you’re here! My name is Leah Ingram, a professional journalist by training and author of 15 books. Years ago, I became suddenly frugal. You may have read my blog or book of the same name. These days I’m writing about products and services that provide the most value for your time and money…

Lifetime Warranty: Review of Products Guaranteed for Life Just Updated
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Lifetime Warranty: Review of Products Guaranteed for Life Just Updated

I’ve just updated this lifetime warranty article. It includes more than two dozen brands that provide a warranty for life or lifetime protection on their products, or something similar. This is a great guide when buying gifts for the holidays or all year round. Why? Because these are products that last. And if they don’t,…

The Lowdown on Private Label Store Brands
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The Lowdown on Private Label Store Brands

Have you ever wondered who makes private label store brands? And did you wonder if these non-name brands were worth buying? For example, I never have a problem buying Kirkland brand products, which are the private label from Costco. I’ve discovered that Kirkland, the Costco store brand, makes better strawberry preserves than Smuckers. In addition,…