Your face is often the first thing people notice about you, so choosing glasses that work well with your face structure is key. However, eyeglasses can be ridiculously expensive ($300 for plastic that cost less than $20 to make…really?). We say skip the overpriced frames and check out our favorite trends all for under $100.
Archives for August 2011
Chain stores haters can resist all they want, but when it comes to affordable, trend-forward basics, nobody beats the Gap (yes, we know it’s “Gap”, but we just can’t help adding “the” in there. We know you do, too). Even though they’re best-known for jeans, the mall staple does has other great basics (great t-shirts […]
From new color trends to the rise of the cape, this fall’s fashion trends are not only wearable, but affordable- with key pieces available for well under $100. Furthermore, the latest in fall fashion trends are pieces you will actually KEEP in your closet for a while (capes, work dresses, etc). We give you the […]
First posted in April of 2006, this tips in this post are still help for budget shoppers looking to find their favorite brands at a discount Take a walk down the main shopping street in any major city and you’ll notice that several of your favorite department store brands, like Coach, Juicy Couture, and Ellen […]
This week Jenni puts together a DIY project inspired by the waist packs (aka Fanny Packs) shown on Diane Von Furstenberg’s spring/summer 2011 runway.
I never knew how hard it was to find affordable, age appropriate clothing for children until I became an aunt. Why is it next to impossible to find a cute, non-hoochified dress for a girl for under $50. Is it too much to ask to pay less for a boys suit than I pay for […]
Less costume-y than its predecessors, this year’s cape has a coat-like silhouette. Fashionable enough to make a style statement–but functional enough to keep you warm–here’s how to make the cape successful part of your fall 2011 wardrobe.
The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. Follow these tips to help make your white shirts even brighter. (These tips are especially useful for brightening men’s white t-shirts.) For T-shirt underarm stains: Put your tees in the machine and add detergent as usual. When the basin is completely full of water, […]
Black may be the unofficial super-chic uniform of fashionable New Yorkers, but it can also get monotonous and, well, it reminds us of funerals. If you’re looking for a new neutral to don once post Labor Day, consider navy as your go-to neutral for fall. Why Navy? Well, Navy is dark like black, which means […]
Jenni gives us step by step instructions on how to make a a gold trimmed clutch using spray paint. Steps after the break! Note: if you are having problems with the spray paint sticking to the leather, try painting with Jacquard Lumiere Metallic Paint, works like a gem!