Some of the most interesting and unique products out there are only available on direct shopping networks, and sometimes you can get terrific deals on these products. I know of a jewelry shopping network in particular that often has fantastic deals on emeralds, diamonds, 24K gold watches, garnets, rubies, jade, and silver. I know of another home shopping network that always seems to have terrific sales on cookware going on. I remember seeing an amazing roaster for a ridiculously low price on a shopping network.
Sometimes, when you buy an item from the shopping network a free gift is included like a fluorescent scarf or a china doll. Even if this free gift is not something you would choose to own, you can put it away and give it someone else at Christmastime, for instance, an aunt that you have not seen for ten years. That way you will have an easier time staying within your holiday shopping budget. Occasionally there may even be a free gift that you would have purchased on its own from shopping networks on TV. When this happens, it is a major shopping related bonus! These kinds of things make life worth living.
A trend on shopping networks over the last few years has been to have celebrities selling their own clothing lines. This makes shopping even more fun than it normally is because you feel as if you are getting something directly from a famous person, and everyone knows that famous people have the very best taste and high ethical standards. Otherwise, why would shopping networks allow them to so totally dominate their programming? Celebrities who sell their wares on shopping networks really care about how their products are made. It is a well known fact that famous people are personally invested in the products they affix their names and faces to. Therefore, you never have to worry that the items endorsed by celebrities on shopping networks are poorly made or shoddily designed.