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Her Carrie necklace. While in Paris with Aleksandr Petrovsky in "An American Girl in Paris", Carrie thinks she's lost her necklace that says Carrie on it. When he asks if she had insurance, she says it cost almost nothing but is priceless to her. She later finds it in her purse.
Jared. Stanford introduces Carrie to Jared in a bar in "The Monogamists". Carrie later puts him on the phone when she's talking to Big.
|In the season four episode "Ring-a-ding-ding", Charlotte cites her father's fight with who as the reason she doesn't mix money and friends?||"Sex and the City" for Experts
Paul. She tells the story of her father and Paul when explaining why she doesn't offer to loan Carrie money, when Carrie needs it to buy back her apartment from Aidan.
Harvard 1990. Miranda always drinks her coffee from her "Harvard, Class of '90" mug.
Art history - Finance. It is the same major-minor combination as the 20-something girl Charlotte hires to replace her at the gallery.
San Francisco Giants. The men are going to see the San Francisco Giants, and had promised their wives they'd behave, much to Samantha's chagrin. Samantha and Carrie are in San Francisco for Carrie's book tour.
His terrific smile. Though Charlotte had to coach him through it, Harry ends up with a "terrific smile" in the "Times" announcement.
|What does Aidan do for a living, aside from owning a bar named "Scout?"||Sex and the City
He makes furniture. Aidan owns his own furniture store. Stanford scopes out Aidan and then makes Carrie go see him. She flirts with Aidan and buys a chair that he made so she could talk to him. It gets her a date. This occurs in the episode "No Ifs, Ands or Butts".
|After Berger breaks up with her, what does Carrie almost get arrested for?||Sex and the City
Smoking marijuana. In "The Post-It Always Sticks Twice", Berger breaks up with Carrie by leaving her a message on a post-it note and Carrie is outraged. She goes out with the girls that night, and, wanting to do something crazy and fun, Samantha buys marijuana for her and Carrie. As they're smoking out on the street, a cop drives up and puts Carrie in the back of his car. Thanks to Miranda, and showing the cop the post-it note to prove she'd had a really bad day, the cop decided to let her off easy and wrote her a ticket for smoking in an unauthorized area.
|What happens to Big's wife, Natasha, when she finds Carrie in their apartment?||Sex and the City
Natasha falls down the stairs. Carrie had started sleeping with Big again, despite the fact that he was married. In the episode "Running With Scissors", Carrie runs in Natasha while leaving Big's apartment, and runs away from her. Natasha chases her and falls down the stairs, chipping her tooth. Carrie takes her to the hospital, where they wait for Big.
|In the episode "Cock-a-Doodle-Do", what does Miranda thinks the lady at the Chinese restaurant does to her over the phone?||Sex and the City
Mocks her and laughs at her. Miranda thought that the Chinese take-out lady was mocking her for ordering the same food all the time. It turns out that the lady laughs at everyone that calls; it is just how she speaks. Miranda does not know this and took offense to it, to the point of going down to the restaurant to complain. Instead she finds Steve there and they have dinner.
Princess Dandyridge Brandywine. Her dog is a show dog that she receives as a present from a woman in the park in the episode "Out of the Frying Pan". The original name of the dog was Princess Dandyridge Brandywine. Charlotte changes it to Elizabeth Taylor, because she thinks the dog is "the prettiest girl in the world".
|At what event at a friend's home does Carrie have her $485 pair of shoes stolen?||Sex and the City
Baby shower. In "A Woman's Right to Shoes", Carrie and Stanford attend a baby shower thrown by their friends Kyra and Chuck. Upon arriving, they discover that Kyra's house rules include the removal of all footwear, even if doing so will destroy a carefully crafted outfit. The shower is pleasant enough, but when Carrie goes to leave, she discovers that her brand new Manolos are missing. Later, Kyra offers to pay for the missing shoes, but balks when she discovers that they cost $485. Carrie then makes a 'single-girl' registry to get another pair.
Stanford Blatch. Throughout the entire series, Stanford is always by her side. Anthony is Charlotte's gay friend. Smith Jerrod really is not gay even though the press said he was. Bobby Fine, though gay, is married to a woman.
John. This happens in the season 6 finale. We don't find out that Big's real name is John until the last minute of the series, when his name appears on Caller ID on Carrie's cell phone. He goes to Paris and finds Carrie after Aleksandr hit her across the face in "An American Girl in Paris".
|How many "great loves" does Charlotte say that each person gets in their lifetime?||Sex and the City
two. In the episode "Anchors Away", Charlotte says that she read it in a magazine and Carrie says that she must be all out then, since she has already had Big and Aidan. The girls also tease Charlotte, as it seemed like she previously thought everyone only got one great love, until she got divorced.
Cynthia Nixon. All of her earrings worn on the show were clip-ons! Sometimes the costume designers would even send earrings to jewelers, asking them to make special clip-on versions for her.
Alec Baldwin. Alec Baldwin declined this offer, so the producers contacted George Clooney who, although interested, was unable to commit to it. The script was then also declined by Warren Beatty, and so eventually offered to Matthew McConaughey.
Sarah Jessica Parker was pregnant. As Sarah Jessica Parker was pregnant (but her character wasn't) the series was made significantly shorter due to her inevitably growing bump.
You can see her bump becoming more noticeable with each episode - she's subtly dressed in baggier clothes than before to disguise it.
Empire State Building. From the pilot through to the 12th episode of the season four, her name was shown with the World Trade Centre towers.
After the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the USA and the collapse of the towers, her name was shown with the Empire State Building in the background. The same occurred with the main title of the show.
He's just not that into you!. In season six, Carrie's boyfriend Jack Berger (played by actor Ron Livingston) spoke the words "He's just not that into you" only twice, but it obviously made as much as an impact on audiences as it did to Miranda in the episode!
Sarah Jessica Parker. This is why her character, Carrie, is never shown in anything less than underwear (whereas all the other main female characters were shown in much less).
Patricia Field. Patricia Field is actually credited as costume designer for thirty-five episodes, from 1999 - 2004. She is also the mastermind behind costumes in the 2006 film "The Devil Wears Prada".
None. Samantha learned that Smith is in Alcoholics Anonymous.
TRL. Smith appeared on the MTV show "TRL" wearing Dior sunglasses that Samantha suggested for him to wear.
Manolo Blahniks. Carrie says the turquoise pair are circa 1996.
Pete. Aidan once said that he was the 'Green Hornet' and Pete was 'Kato'. Scout was Steve's dog.
Miranda. Miranda became scared when she heard a rumor that the same thing had happened to the woman who lived in the apartment before her.
New Yorker. Carrie referred to the magazines as Miranda's porn.
Fondue. Carrie realized her melted cheese was not so good when she tasted it herself.
Anthony. Charlotte told Anthony when they were at a bar together.