What: Twelve by Twelve, the higher priced line coming to a Forever 21 (and a computer at twelvebytwelve.com) near you. The Look: More lux than cheap, with most of the pieces still under $100. Let’s hope it includes a better return policy and cleaner dressing rooms. What the fashion heads say: “Forever 21 is fast […]
Archives for June 2007
Krystal from Give Me Back My Five Bucks, gives TBF readers some excellent tips on how to save money on the little things. It seems like we are always focused on staying away from purchasing big ticket items to save money. For those of us on a budget, we know we shouldn’t be buying that […]
NOTE: THIS LINE IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE I was recently interviewed for a Chicago Tribune article, regarding Isaac Mizrahi for Target new bridal collection and was a bit dismayed by the apparent belief by many that you must spend a fortune on a wedding dress and a wedding in general. According to the article, “the […]
Every summer, I update my Guide to Swimwear. During the process of updating the guide, I visit pretty much every site that sells swimsuits under $50. I’ve shopped pretty much every store with a swimwear department and there has been only one place that has consistently, year after year, offered a great selection of swimwear, […]
There’s now several, economical options for brides to be. But what about the non-traditional bride? Here’s some budget friendly dress and outfit options (all for under $300).
Dear Budget Fashionista, I love fashion, but live in the boondocks. What are some good, budget friendly, online shops that sell REAL discount designer fashion items?
Credit: Latest Fashion Today My fashionista friends will cringe at the mere thought of the ankle bracelet as a viable fashion option. While I’m not a fan, I do think a tasteful ankle bracelet, like the ones shown above, could be a great accessory for a beach outfit. Yea or Nay: Gold Ankle Bracelet
New York Magazine recently did an excellent report on the various ways businesses, from drug dealers to dollar stores to Goldman Sachs, make money. While the list is focused on New York based businesses, the magazine profiled three businesses/comapnies that are of interest to all shoppers- H&M, Macy’s, and a discount store. The mark-ups on […]
What: Dr. Scholl’s Original Women’s Sandals Price: $28.99, at Dr. Scholls.com My Opinion: Back in the day, my mom had a pair of the classic wooden Dr. Scholl sandals, which I believe she bought at our local Walgreens (my mother LOVES Walgreens). I still don’t, to this day, understand how shoes made from the same […]
It’s official. Macy’s now rules the world.