A closeout store like Big Lots is not the first thing that springs to mind for, er, fashionable shopping. Or the second. Or twelfth. But let’s change our mindset for just a moment, shall we? We like to save money. We like the thrill of finding a hot deal. We pride ourselves of being financially […]
> Answer after the jump Answer: These Smokey Topaz/Sterling Silver earrings cost $27.99 at Target.
Recycling is in-not only in terms of the environment, but also in terms of fashion—and these sites are leading the online swapping community. Before trading your goods, you need to know a few things: be careful swapping used make-up, always ask for clear photos to help you assess the quality of the garment you’re swapping, […]
The Deal: Two days only, get 20% off already discounted handbags at Piperlime with code WOW. The Lowdown: In our book shopping Piperlime is much like shopping Banana Republic—great stuff we salivate over, but at prices that are still just a little more than we can justify. Sales are the way to go, and a […]
> Answer after the jump Answer: These Rhinestone Buckle Boots are $49.00 at Newport-News.
>Answer After the Jump Answer: These dark rinse, skinny jeans are $12.50 at forever21.com. So score a pair of jeans for less than the price of lunch.
We’ve talked here before about cutting down on your meat to save the environment. Going whole hog and only eating veg is a better solution, but not always the answer for people who just can’t leave behind the pepperoni. There’s a movement with a catchy name for those people who are working towards being vegetarians […]
> Right—nobody likes the “R” word (and apparently “Depressionista” is next in line to be banned by the FCC); however, it’s our duty here at TBF—as your cyber BFFs—to share whatever tips we can to make dealing with whatever we choose to call this challenging economy a little bit easier. A round-up: Tips for Recession […]
> What: Could it be true? Layaway (when you put items on “hold” for a period of time and make payments toward the purchase of the item) is back. What They Say: New York Daily News: “The old-fashioned purchase plan, which had its heyday in the ‘20s and ‘30s but dwindled in the days of […]
We will fully admit to searching for organic Santa suits online. And being disappointed… Maybe the green movement hasn’t quite reached the North Pole (although, hello, polar bears!) but it certainly should already. In the meantime we’ll have to buy our St. Nick suit used and hope the former Santa didn’t sweat a lot. But […]