The True Cost of “Fast Fashion”

Posted on November 29, 2015

Some clothing is cheaper than ever. Trendy young people are flocking to stores like Zara and Forever 21 where they can get $4.99 T-Shirts, $7.90 skinny jeans and $8.90 sandals. Great deals, right? But how can stores charge so little and stay in business? The answer is where those clothes are made. Desperately poor countries compete Continue Reading »

Buy a Bugatti at Johnny-Sells

Posted on November 21, 2015

Sorry, did you think we were selling a Bugatti automobile? Oops, my mistake, I must have put that picture of the car in there by accident. Bugatti makes some of the fastest and fanciest autos around. There is another Italian company named Bugatti that makes a full line of luxury clothing and accessories, including the vintage Continue Reading »

The History of Handbags & Purses

Posted on November 19, 2015

  Johnny-Sells has lots of handbags and purses for sale. Women love, love, love purses. I personally know women who have hundreds of handbags. It’s an obsession. But it’s not illegal, immoral or fattening. So, as obsessions go, having a lot of bags is not so bad. I thought it would be interesting to learn some Continue Reading »

We Saw the Place Where Dude Wipes Were Born

Posted on November 14, 2015

It costs $10 go to the Thomas Edison National Historic Park in NJ, where many great inventions were created. Greenfield Village in Detroit celebrates Henry Ford’s mass production of the automobile. It costs $25 to get in. But we were able to see the birthplace of another great invention for free!  The place was a Continue Reading »

Hoot Mon! A Wee Sporran for Ye Kilt!

Posted on November 9, 2015

One of things I like most about our business is that we’re always finding interesting and unusual items.  I get to look them up and learn about something new. Our latest such find is a Scottish Sporran or purse made by Scotch Line in Italy.  Guys who wear Kilts, the Scottish skirt for men need a place to Continue Reading »

Deliver the Message with a Messenger Bag

Posted on November 6, 2015

Messenger bags are every day essentials for students, bicycle commuters and those who want to look cool.  And Johnny-Sells has lots of messenger bags. These durable bags come in a variety of shapes and sizes. There’s one to fit every person and budget. You can stuff books, laptops, notebooks, lunches, presentations, homework even messages in Continue Reading »