A-List Dinners, Parties and Events During New York Fashion Week

Still mourning the loss of Fashion’s Night Out? There’s retail therapy at Target’s shopping party for its new collaboration with 3.1 Phillip Lim. Spring Studio, 50 Varick Street. Thursday 7 to 10 p.m. Invitation only. Nothing epitomizes downtown glamour like the Top of the Standard. The panoramic space (better known as the Boom Boom Room) […]

Shopping is a ‘loop of loneliness,’ investigate finds

‘Back during block one’ For these forms of consumers, selling is a loneliness loop that usually creates them sadder and feeling a need to acquire some-more things to fill a void. After Dana Marlowe’s father died, a 36-year-old IT consultant from Silver Springs, Md., beheld her mom spending some-more time in stores. “My mom shopped […]

How selling creates we happy

Editor’s note: Peggy Drexler is a author of “Our Fathers, Ourselves: Daughters, Fathers, and a Changing American Family” and “Raising Boys Without Men.” She is an partner highbrow of psychology during Weill Medical College of Cornell University and a former gender academician during Stanford University. Join her on Facebook and follow her on Twitter @drpeggydrexler. […]