Blank Label -- the Boston-based website that helps men create custom shirts -- is branching out to help gals. It's set up a Kickstarter campaign and is giving a custom dress shirt to the first 500 people to pledge $69 or more (assuming the campaign meets its funding goal; if not, no one will be charged, and no shirts given out). The shirts will retail at up to $90. Pledge at least $89 and get a shirt made with one of the company's premium imported fabrics, if the campaign reaches its goal. (These will retail at up to $145.) The campaign ends June 29th.
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contributorsAmi Albernaz began freelancing for the Globe in 2004. She started bargain-hunting at an early age, accompanying her mother to second-hand stores and yard sales near Westport, MA, where she grew up. When she's not perusing stores, Ami can often be found scouting out budget eateries in and around the city, particularly near her current abode in East Boston.
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Deal of the Week
Femme Fatale Airbrush Tanning is offering a free skin exfoliant or hydrating tan extender (each worth $48) with a custom tanning session through Dec. 18th. The salon's Infinity Sun System spray tanning is used by celebs like Jennifer Aniston, Jessica Alba, Giuliana Rancic, and others. Book two tanning sessions and get both the exfoliant and tan extender, a $96 value. The deal is offered Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Femme Fatale is at 464 Commonwealth Ave., Boston. Book an appointment at 857-265-3990 or email@example.com.
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