Tag Archives: Shopping

Weekly Photo Challenge: THE SIGN SAYS …

Leading off with a sign that exemplifies Truth in Advertising — This one promises a Very Sexy Push Up. I think it delivers! At where else? Victoria’s Secret, in the Hampshire Mall. Advertisements

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Weekly Photo Challenge: LOST IN THE DETAILS (2)

Lost in the details, layer upon layer, here are some Japanese teapots at the Teavanna store in our Holyoke Mall: and here are the teapots, even more intricately layered, with some reflections thrown in: We’re taking a DVD class on … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: FORWARD (3, and a Bonus!)

It’s one thing to announce boldly, I’m moving forward! But it’s another thing to pause and reflect: What am I moving forward TO? Do I really want to go there? Which has so far prevented me from ever detouring down this … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: MERGE (3)

From a distance, this decorative silvery matrix is what you see decorating Sunglass Hut at the Holyoke Mall: But if you go up really close, you’ll discover that the matrix is actually a mosaic, the merger of a vast quantity … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Self-Portrait, 3

Here we are, two for the price of one! Can you find us? Because it isn’t just me, there’s also Frank peeking over my shoulder into Scandihoovians’ shop window —

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Weekly Photo Challenge: WAITING — No More!

Just a few days ago, I posted this photo of a full complement of Target shopping carts, at the ready, waiting for the customers: And here we are today at the Holyoke Mall, what a change: It’s beginning to look … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: WAITING

They also serve who only stand and wait: Shopping carts at Target, waiting for the customers!

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Opportunity, 2

Come on down, we’ve got a whole lot of STUFF down here just waiting for you. Who knows what? Who knows what you can use it for? Come on, take a chance!!! You know you want to — (Acme Surplus, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Possibilities, 2

To me this window tells a story, makes a promise, offers an illusion — If you come and buy these fine white garments, you will be ready to take off somewhere, flying high, to visit a tropical island where birds … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: COMFORT, 3

“When the going gets tough, the tough go shopping.” —   Anonymous Fashionista The solace of many, pulling oneself together, getting up and out and at ’em in the store, warming oneself with a smoking credit card: not necessarily recommended … Continue reading

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