Henry David Thoreau distrusted any enterprise that required new clothes, which is why he abandoned his career as a French maid. Embrace bold new outfits with today's Groupon: for $15, you get $30 worth of women's apparel, accessories, and gifts at The Inside Story in Madison.
The Inside Story’s friendly fashionistas drape shoppers in stylish frocks and jewelry, displayed amid a vibrant selection of gifts and home accessories. Designer jewelry by Kitzi and Ronaldo stands ready to adorn wrists ($48+ each), and fragrant candles await a chance to perfume living rooms, kitchens, and hermetically sealed plastic bubbles ($2.25–$32). Sartorial offerings ($20–$100) include multi-textured tops constructed with lacy collars and sparkly accents. Customers can nab a printed sundress for an end-of-summer barbecue and attract olfactory attention by dabbing pulse points with gourmet seasonings from Shapley's and Ely's ($8.95 each). The Inside Story also purveys a collection of brightly colored pottery pieces ($8–$145) made by locals.