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Round Rock kids design and sell solar eclipse sunglasses

Related CoverageROUND ROCK, Texas (KXAN) — Karina and Garrett Schmitt are two young adult entrepreneurs who have invented glasses which make it safe to view the solar eclipse on Aug. 21.The Round Rock kids are selling their glasses online and at flea markets and festivals this summer.The idea started at the family’s cabin in Oregon, which is in the path of the total eclipse. Karina says she and Garrett sat down and made modifications to solar glasses that they knew people would need.They...

Back-to-school shopping goes mainstream with deals on eyewear, fitness apparel and kitchen appliances

Back-to-school discounts are not just for students.What were once merely sales on school supplies like crayons and notebooks have morphed into promotions on a wide array of products from some surprising retailers. “When consumers hear the term back-to-school, they should reframe what retailers come to mind,” said Mausam Bhatt, senior vice president of product at coupons and savings website RetailMeNot. “Many retailers will be running sales during this time, even if they don’t have a...

Emoji Costumes for Kids and Adults

Fun Costumes for Everyone!Emojis are all the rage! With the current blockbuster movie, and everyone’s phone obsession, emojis are loved by everyone from kids to adults. These costumes are the hottest thing this Halloween season. Full body costumes are fun for kids or adults! Puffy slippers are the perfect accompaniment. We have a large selection of Emoji costumes and corresponding accents, everything from hats to trick or treat bags.If you want to go emoji this Halloween, this the the...