Fashion Advice: Color Scheme

Dear Budget Fashionista This morning when I got dressed, I thought I looked rather spiffy.  But when I got to work the 2 girls I work with said I missed the boat.  Tell me if this sounds like it goes together: Plum corduroy nicely fitted blazer, white cami underneath, khaki slacks, and teal suede slingbacks.  […]

Newsletter: Hot Spring picks

Check out today’s newsletter featuring five of my favorite items for the spring/summer 2006.                         Isaac Mizrahi Tote – Linen White. $26.99 at Perfect to carry around your summer essentials Linea Paolo ´Lourdes´ Pump, $89.95 at The thick heel makes walking […]

Fall 2006 Fashion Preview: Knit Picking

I was reading in the March issue (yes, I’m waaay behind on my mags) of W magazine about high-end European knit designers contracting out the actual knitting of their garments to grandmas in East Europe. These grandmas are old school knitters from a time when people had to knit their garments to make hats, scarves, […]

Review: Spanx at Target

Spanx just launched a budget friendly version of their popular shape wear brand, called Assets, at Target. For those of you blessed with cellulite free thighs, Spanx is a sort of like a cross between pantyhose and a girdle and are very popular with the Hollywood set (Jennifer Garner, Gywneth and Oprah). The light-weight shaper, […]