Beat the Summer Heat: City Shorts

What: With the mercury hitting record highs all over, “city shorts” are slowly but surely making their presence felt on the fashion front. What the fashion heads say:Telegraph.co.uk: ..we are not talking about thigh-grazing styles fit only for the cellulite-free: the new breed of shorts is tailored – often cut to just above the knee […]

Daily Deal: Overstock.com One Day Sale

The Deal: Overstock.com O-Day Sale The Lowdown: An additional 8% off Overstock.com’s already outstanding prices on brands like Hudson Jeans, BCBG, and Marc Jacobs Accessories.  Oh, and don’t overlook the $1 shipping! Buy It: Sale ends today at 11:59pm @ Overstock.com -Alexa Overstock.com

Celebrity Label Alert: twenty8twelve

What: Sienna and her sister, Savannah Miller, are designing an fashion line, twenty8twelve, to hit stores this fall. What the Fashion heads say: Fashion Inc.:  There are well-cut coats with pleated skirts, lovely blouses done in collaboration with artist David Cooper who designed the print, and fantastic jeans with zips up the back that were […]

David Rodriguez to Premerie Line on HSN

Hollywood (and The Budget Fashionista) favorite, David Rodriguez, has joined forces with the Home Shopping Network (HSN) to premiere a line of affordable ready to wear pieces during the network’s fashion week August 18-24. The collection, called “Fleur By David Rodriguez”, includes sweaters, jackets and blazers, skirts, and Mr. Rodriguez’s signature “revolutionary trouser” with the […]

Gwen Stefani Sues Forever 21

Credit: WireImage/Style.com Singer/Fashion Designer Gwen Stefani is suing low priced retailer Forever 21 for trademark infringement. Stefani and crew claim that Forever 21 stole designs from the Harajuku Lovers lines according to reports from MSNBC. Stefani joins Diane Von Furstenberg and a slew of other designers and manufacturers who currently have lawsuits pending against the […]

Midwest Macy’s Ditches Paper for Plastic

What: Macy’s is going plastic. Their stores located in the midwest (Macy’s North), will use plastic shopping bags in all departments except, of course, the departments that carry designer fashions. While this is nothing new for Macy’s shoppers on the West and East coasts, this is a major departure for shoppers in the midwest, who […]