Returning Gifts? Get What You Really Want at Burlington

We all know Christmas Day is the biggest gift-giving day of the year. Did you know that the day after Christmas, December 26th, known as Boxing Day, starts the biggest gift return/exchange time of the year? If  you’re one of the unlucky recipients of a gift you did not like, today marks the beginning of the days for Christmas gift exchanges. Let’s face it, although you may love the person who gave you the unliked gift, chances are you’re not going to use or enjoy that gift. Why not return it and go shopping for what you really want.  As the saying goes, the only one that knows what you really want is you, and what better place to get the gifts you really wanted (and get amazing savings while doing so) than at Burlington Coat Factory.

Offering the latest and hottest fashion and accessory styles and trends, Burlington has just what you’re looking for whether you’re an urban sophisticate, a fan of the 70’s boho revival, love big, bold graphics, want to wrap yourself in Alpine coziness, or love all things preppy. Disappointed in the dodgy-looking socks you received, the world almanac you’ll never use, the leather checkbook cover you already have? Why not get what you really want at Burlington, where you’ll find the things you wanted from your personal holiday wish list.

Burlington has some wonderful fashion and accessories that we can’t get enough of, from the right-on-trend fashion, tot he statement jewelry, you’ll be looking fabulous this season as you navigate the unpredictable temperatures we’re experiencing this season. Grab these perfect accessories from some of your favorite designers and really enjoy your holiday gifts. better yet, next year, tell everyone to give you a gift card from Burlington instead.

Loved what you’ve already seen? Check out some more of what you really want this season from Burlington.


Holiday Fashion Essentials & Gifts for Her from Burlington

You can’t deny that the holiday season can have you at odds with your budget. With money spent on gifts for friends and family, your holiday feast, decorations, etc, there’s hardly anything left over to spend on a great holiday wardrobe for yourself. Thanks to Burlington, you won’t have to sacrifice style or your favorite designer labels, just to fit your holiday budget.

Keep your chic style all season long with these great head to toe looks. Burlington has looks for every hot style trend this season, whether your signature holiday style is luxe bohemian, embracing winter with Alpine-inspired fashion, 60’s mod, dark romantic silhouettes, or rocker chic, you will find what you’re looking for, and more at Burlington.

Say goodbye to fighting with your budget this season and hello to exceptional style, and great holiday gift ideas that your loved ones will praise you for.

We have our eyes on their great accessory offerings as well. There is a treasure trove of great finds in the Burlington accessories department. We are completely smitten with the uber-feminine, pink pearl clutch, the stunning rose gold watches, the collection of stylish footwear, and cozy knit accessories.

We can’t help but be excited about what we’ve seeing this holiday at Burlington, and so is our budget. What’s your budget telling you?

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas from Burlington

Mother’s Day is only just under a month away, so now is the time to start thinking about what to get the most wonderful woman in the world – your mom. Today we share some wonderful Mother’s Day gift ideas from Burlington. While we’re sure nothing can truly show how much mom means to you, you can show her how much you love and appreciate her with these great gifts,, without destroying your budget. Burlington, the national off-price retailer, offers the best fashion forward finds that mom is sure to love. Surprise your mother with some of spring’s must-have trends, from floral and printed scarves to beautiful bags and jewelry, Burlington has it all and for up to 65% off department store prices!

With lots of great gift ideas under $40.00, you can actually surprise mom with more than one gift or pick up something for yourself. Pair a chic scarf with a stunning pair of earrings and a necklace, or a great bag and color coordinating wallet. Save big and make your mom’s day when you pop into Burlington to get these and much more gifts ideas this Mother’s Day.

Shop These Winter Outerwear Trends From Burlington

As the temperature begins to get colder and the new season begins, it’s time once again to think about wardrobe changes. It’s time to get rid of the old and update accordingly for the new season. Burlington has once again kicked off their annual Coats and Warm Hearts Coat Drive which benefits Fashion Delivers and this is a great time to do something good by donating your gently used coat and save on a new one. For every coat donated, Burlington will give you 10% off the already amazingly low prices on a new coat. Want to know what great styles they has to offer? Check out a few winter outerwear trends from Burlington, including double-breasted and single-breasted styles, chic sophisticated options, as well as some down-filled styles for those of you who prefer a sportier winter coat.
Burlington Coats

Love a chic, belted coat with a flared bottom? You’ll love the femininity of the single-breasted, oxblood colored coat retailing for only $79.99. Fans of the black and white trend will adore the double breasted, color-blocked houndstooth coat, which is available for only $49.99. As Peplums continue to be a hot trend and the double breasted, burgundy Peplum coat will keep you right on track with this must-have this winter; it’s a steal at $79.99.

burlington quilted coats

Those who are lovers of puffer coats, you will want the belted, fur-trimmed, grey Puffer Coat, an amazing steal at only $29.99 or the tan fur-trimmed, Puffer Coat with black leather sleeves and cinched waist, which can be yours for $49.99.

No matter which style you end up getting, you are sure to look good during this cold weather season as helping the less fortunate looks good on everybody. Are you ready to shop for winter? What do you think of these winter outerwear trends from Burlington?

Fall Fashion Shopping with Redbook and Burlington

Fall is just around the corner and its time to get your wardrobe ready for the cooler season. Burlington Coat Factory teamed up with Redbook Magazine for an exclusive Fall Fashion Shopping event at the store’s Union Square location last Wednesday. Guests received styling tips from Redbook’s fashion editors, previewed what’s coming for fall 2013, enjoyed some great music, got 25% off their entire purchase as well as a free gift for the first 100 attendees.

I got the opportunity to sit down with Audrey Slater, Fashion Director at Redbook (pictured below) and pose a few questions about what’s impacting fashion and what’s trending for fall. See the questions and her video responses below

  1. What’s your typical workday outfit?
  2. What are this Fall’s must-have items?
  3. If you had to choose one must-have, what would it be?
  4. How do you forecast a trend at Redbook?
  5. Who or what is impacting today’s fashion trends? Be it economy, environment, etc? 
  6. Will convertible or multitasking fashion and jewelry be a continuous trend?

What are your must-haves for fall and what is influencing your purchasing decisions?

Fashion Savvy | Burlington Coat Factory Spring 2013 Offerings

Do you still find it difficult to be fashionable on a budget? You long to wear some of the hot trends, but the designer prices are a bit above what you can afford? With the great designer offerings and budget-friendly prices, Burlington will have you on-trend without breaking your bank account. For spring 2013, Burlington Coat Factory offers hot styles in fashion, jewelry, footwear, housewares in the must-have trends such as brights, southwest-inspiration, bold metals, tribal, printed denim, etc.

Highlights from Burlington’s jewelry and accessories department will have you effortlessly chic and an envied fashionista – expect statement necklaces, bold colors, embellished footwear, and colorful scarves.

 And the fashion doesn’t just stop for fashion and accessories, we also see fun and fashion-forward influences in housewares, luggage, and bedding

What are my favorite fashion and accessories from the Burlington Coat Factory Spring 2013 items? The stylish, printed blouses with peter pan collars that work exceptionally well with any bottom in your wardrobe and the bold metal jewelry. You can’t go wrong if either is in your possession.

Do you have any favorite looks or pieces from the Burlington Coat Factory Spring 2013 offerings?

Burlington Coat Factory NYC Flagship Store Opening Preview

We at were lucky enough to score an invitation to preview the new Burlington Coat Factory NYC flagship located in Union Square. Ladies (and gentlemen), get ready to indulge in “brag-worthy fashion and home finds” in three floors filled with incredible deals (you may have seen the ads around)

In this economy, being frugal is the new normal and with Burlington, frugal can be chic. Carrying such incredible brands in clothing such as Kenneth Cole, Michael Kors, Free People etc; gorgeous shoes from Missoni, Fyre, Elizabeth & James, etc; home goods from Rachel Rey, Black & Decker, etc at up to 65% off department store prices

Burlington toutes three floors of amazing products – clothing and accessories for men, women and children, Shoes and outerwear, home goods, maternity and a huge baby depot.

Already on my wishlist (naturally from he shoe department) are these to-die for boots from Missoni and Fyre.

The Missoni, which normally retails for $975.00 is available at Burlington for $349.99 and the Fyre, normally retails for $230.00, is only $149.99 at Burlington. You can’t beat those amazing prices.