Dressing for the Cold Weather

Every time I complain about the cold weather on the east coast—a vaild complaint considering that the mercury has been hovering dangerously close to single digits for the past week—someone, without fail, brings up the fact that I am from Minnesota. It is like because I grew up in arguably the coldest place on earth, […]

Designer Handbags: My Flat in London Bags

My Flat in London bags and totes, all the rage in the UK, have officially crossed the ocean. They are so new, that they have yet to be knocked off. The bags are sort of like Kate Spade meets Hello Kitty—girly but practical purses and totes in a variety of different fabrics. Usually they retail […]

Me and Mo: A Shopping Experience

One of the best things about being The Budget Fashionista is the ability to “help” love ones. I often get frantic calls from friends and family members—asking for help with a major fashion emergency—like “My boyfriend has finally decided to take me to Sunday brunch at his parents. It’s Saturday night at 6pm. What do […]