Last Call Neiman Marcus Outlet

So, I am shopping yesterday with my mother and my mother-in-law at the Jersey Garden Mall (we were just too lazy to head out to Woodbury). Jersey Gardens is a huge outlet mall located minutes from the Newark Airport and a block or two from the Elizabeth IKEA, the first IKEA in North America. I […]

New York City’s Garment District is My Friend

source Today is perhaps the worst day to shop—but being the Budget Fashionista I was at the stores. Skipping over the ridiculously long lines at the Mall, I headed to the garment district in NYC with my Mom and Mother-in-Law in tow. Being fashionistas from the midwest (Minnesota and Michigan, respectively), they were eager to […]

Alber Elbaz is my Baby’s Daddy

While being interviewed by a national women’s magazine, I was asked the question, “If money was no option, what designer would you buy?”  Hands down my favorite design house (next to dear Chanel), is Lanvin. Revived by the amazing designs of Alber Elbaz ( a.k.a. my baby’s daddy), the French design house was started in […]

How to Get Celebrity Style

How do Sarah Jessica, Oprah, and Salma do it?  They have a bottomless bank account and an army of stylists.  We’ve got the dish for achieving star quality without breaking the bank. The key to looking like a million bucks is not found in a bunch of designer labels, but in how we wear an […]