The Cost Per Wear Ratio: TBF’s Guide to NOT Going Broke This Fall

Cost Per Wear

Not all bargains are created equal—some are really spending traps in disguise. Calculating the cost per wear of an item before purchasing the piece will easily uncover the true value of an item. The cost per wear formula: Cost Per Wear Ratio Total cost of the item/ estimated number of days you’ll wear it = […]

Alice in Wonderland Makeup

What: Move over Twilight. Tim Burton’s up-and-coming flick Alice in Wonderland might be responsible for the latest makeup craze. Macy’s, Sephora, and Ulta will soon feature a makeup palate by Urban Decay, including colors like “White Rabbit” and “Alice” (blue) and even travel-size eye pencils. However, at a steep $52, buyers will have to be […]

Ten Tips for Greening Your Life on a Budget

If you’re ready to start living green but thought you couldn’t afford it, we’re here to help. Start here…with our ten tips for greening your life on a budget: 1. Join a CSA or shop at Farmer’s Markets: If you plan in advance what you will need for the week, Farmer’s Markets can save you […]

Target’s Go International Collections Leaked

What: We love, love, love Target’s Go International collections (though some are much better than others…), so we’re very excited about the latest sneak peak. The details on two upcoming lines,  Jean Paul Gaultier (March 2) and Zac Posen’s (April 25), have been leaked. According to the lookbooks,  Posen’s collection will feature mostly dresses (and […]