Emma Golden Globe Nomination, Free Cupcakes and Chunky Scarves for Dudes

From new “it” girl, Emma Stone to how to get FREE CUPCAKES, we have some of our favorite links from around the web. I’m Not Obsessed dishes on Emma Stone’s reaction (or should we say over reaction?) to her Golden Globe Nomination Second City Style gives us the scoop on how Chicago area readers can […]

Designer Laptop Covers and Bags For Under $50

An awesome laptop cover or laptop bag is the perfect gift for that “hard-to-shop-for” person because a) most people have a laptop and b) those that have a laptop need to a cover/bag to protect it (carrying it in your purse without protection is not cool). We scoured the web to find stylish (and designer) […]

How to Make Paper Cards

Transform bits of paper and trash into beautiful holiday cards by making paper. Supplies: Bits of paper–Scrap paper, wrapping paper, recycled newspaper, magazines, etc. A screen–No need to buy a fancy paper making screen, just use an old screen from your windows. Food processor or blender–A blender is recommended for less splash. Water Rolling pin […]

5 Quick Layering Tips to Keep You Warm Without Adding Bulk

The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. The weather has turned downright chilly in the past few days and I’m looking mournfully at my transitional summer-to-fall wardrobe and thinking it’s time to ramp it up. There’s only one way to transition those fall pieces to winter pieces without freezing your tail […]

10 Free, Eco-Friendly Things to do While You’re Off Work for the Holidays

Biking via Shutterstock The halls have been decked, the shopping’s completed, and the year seems to be coming to a mellow close. Perhaps your company has shut down during the holidays. Maybe you’ve decided to stay home since the kids are off school. Or possibly you work for yourself and find that all your customers […]

How to Decorate Your Home for the Holidays, on a Budget

There’s something about the holidays that makes us want to bust out some garland, clean off the mantle, and deck the halls! Unfortunately, we’ve got Divine Design taste, on a Design on a Dime budget. No worries, though. We’ve got budget savvy and a designer’s eye. This holiday season we’re decorating the home on a […]