LOVE THIS DEAL: An EXTRA 20% Off at Banana Republic

The Deal: Take an extra 20% off already reduced items! Enter BRSALE20 at checkout. Offer ends 8/12/10 AND get FREE shipping on orders $50 or more with code BRFREE50! Ends 8/15/10. The Lowdown: Yep, you heard right- get an EXTRA 20% off clearance items from now until August 12th at BananaRepublic.com. Score of pair of […]

Do You Care What Others Think About the Way You Look? GOTRYITON.com is Betting You Do

The Lowdown: Laura reviews GoTryItOn.com , a fashion opinion site with the following fashion philosophy: “Get an opinion. Give an Opinion.” Our Review: For the time being, GoTryItOn.com (in beta phase) is pretty simple and straightforward: create an account, upload a photo or two of your own look, edit and rearrange the photos if you […]

Guest Post: The Most Flattering Dress Ever — Which I Bought for My Mother, and Well, Myself

The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. “We got a chance to go shopping together recently–I’m always in the doghouse for not taking her shopping more often–where I did my best to impress upon her that she needed to look for separates, rather than dresses, for the most flattering, tailored fit. And […]

Fitness Walking Shoes for Under $75 at Endless

The Deal: Score a pair of Fitness Walking Shoes for less than $75 at Endless.com The Lowdown: We’re not sure why Fitness Walking Shoes, you know the shoes that look like a pair of the ugliest sneakers you’ve ever seen on top of a thick plastic sole with a rounded bottom, are so expensive? Sure, […]

States to Offer More Sales Tax Holidays

What: More states are offering Sales Tax Holidays, periods of time in which the state doesn’t charge sale tax on select items, according to SmartMoney.com. From SmartMoney: In a bid to spur consumer spending, 17 states are offering sales tax holidays this summer and fall. Consumers shopping during those days can stretch their budgets for […]

Want Ugg Boot? Try These Five CHEAPER Alternatives for less than $75

The Deal: Want Ugg boots, but can’t afford the steep price tag? Check out these cheap Uggs  alternatives, all for less than $75 at Zappos.com The Lowdown: Uggs are ugly, but they’re also incredible comfortable. The word “comfort” is the key here, because you’re not buying Ugg boots because they’re cute, but because of their […]

From Our Friends at LuckyMag.com: The Perfect Makeup Bag under $10

The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. “I’ve been looking for a new makeup bag for a while now with the objective of finding one that’s cute, roomy, and cheap. They’re weirdly hard to come by (particularly if you’re gunning for one that’s inexpensive but not totally juvenile-looking), though I finally think I’ve […]

10 Great Dresses Under $75 to Wear to a Late Summer Wedding

The Deal: Find great dresses to wear to a late summer wedding at ModCloth.com The Lowdown: Due to the ridiculously expensive cost of having a summer wedding, more folks (including The Budget Fashionista herself) are opting to get married in late summer/fall. While this is a great option for the happy couple, it can pose […]

Heidi Klum: Look for Less

Project Runway star Heidi Klum has one of those bodies that just bounces back from pregnancy. Seriously, she looks better than ever. To launch the new season of Project Runway, Heidi was spotted in this super chic white jumpsuit and double breasted cropped blazer. We love the suede red pumps which injects energy into the […]