– The Shoe LookBook is a lookbook community, where photos of shoes appear on the front page after being handpicked for trendiness, with info on where to buy the shoes. is exactly like (see: our review of; both are sponsored and powered by  That means clicking the “go there” button next to the shoe’s […]

Lauren Conrad’s Line Is Over, Kinda

What: MTV “reality” star Lauren Conrad launched a line in 2007 that we had mixed reactions about. It managed to stick around for a few years. However, Lauren won’t put out any more collections and instead will “revamp her line and design with more high-end fabrics.” What We Say: Sounds like Lauren’s backing out of […]

NY Mag’s Shop-A-Matic Finds Spring Shoes, Dress for Shopping Success, Rose Heels, Leighton Meester

Kathryn and The Budget Fashionista are on the front page of NY Mag Fashion’s Shop-A-Matic feature!  If you’ve always wanted to window shop the most stylish stores in New York, look no further.  Kathryn picked out some of her favorite items for spring, all for under $200! The Cheap Diva has a smart sense of […]

The Budget Fashionista’s Weekly Retail Report for March 29

It seems the news is getting worse by the minute for luxury retailers, but it’s starting to look up for the rest. Consumer spending has seen and upward trend in late February and March, and the shareholders of Saks, Ann Taylor, Liz Claiborne, Quicksilver, and Macy’s are feeling a little more optimistic about the future. […]

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Has a “View” on Fashion, Too

What: “The View’s” talkative token republican, Elisabeth Hasselbeck, has officially unveiled her new clothing line for QVC, with pieces ranging from $40 to $80. What We Say: Well done. While some of us may not agree with Hasselbeck’s political views, we can definitely find common ground via her fashion line, which is targeted towards 40+ […]

Michelle Obama Reminds Us Why We Love Pearls

What: Recently, we reported that Tiffany & Co was shutting down all 16 stores of its pearl jewelry chain, Iridesse. So, maybe we’re crazy to think that pearls are “in” for 2009, but Michelle Obama could bring the elegant trend back. is the latest retailer to cash in on the First Lady’s affection for […]