Growing up, I had a best friend whose mother wore an apron that read “When the going gets tough, the tough go shopping”. Her joie de vivre, scrolled sweetly across her chest in hot pink script, gracefully carried her around the kitchen from fridge to stove to table. Thinking back to my bestie’s mom and […]
So you’ve (finally) put away your Havaianas and neon wedge sandals, yet the thought of stepping into last year’s boots (again) doesn’t exactly make waves on the enthusiasm board. And needless to say, purchasing a new pair of Chloe studded leather booties (or even the knock-offs at Zara) isn’t an option. We feel your situation! […]
Baby, it’s (starting to get) cold outside. But just because temperatures are dropping, that doesn’t mean you have to downgrade your fashion. We’ve taken some of the hottest fall looks–bright colors, polka dots, graphic prints, (faux) fur–and found 25 scarves, earmuffs, hats and gloves that will keep you warm and help you stay on-trend.
If you follow my posts here at The Budget Fashionista, then you’re probably aware of my monthly box subscription obsession. I love monthly beauty boxes because a) mail is fun and b) trying new products is fun. I was tickled pink (my husband calls me a “grandma” for using that expression, by the way) to […]
What: Enjoy up to ten times more savings this season by doing your holiday shopping at Goodwill, according to this Mers Goodwill infographic. What They Say: Shopping through the holidays can be expensive. From Halloween to New Years, find out how you can save by shopping at Goodwill stores. What We Say: Thriftaholics LOVE Goodwill, and most […]
With so many fashionistas joining the blogger bubble, niche markets are carving out their own little slice of Internet real estate. As their looks start to across the blogosphere, these specialized influencers are carrying clout with way more than just their own small communities. Whether they’re informing readers of the best places to shop special […]
Vogue Fashion Fund winner and designer extraordinaire Sophie Theallet and national fashion retailer The Limited have partnered to give every budget fashionista an early holiday treat: a colorful mix n’ match designer collection at just a little over $100! Prices announced include $108 for dresses, $69 for cardigans, $59 for bags, $49 for belts, and […]
This ‘20s-mod hairstyle is fabulously chic, is it not? The best part is that with some practice, it can be relatively easy to recreate at home. You’ll need the gel, mousse or hair cream of your choice, a lot of bobby pins, decorative clips and a comb. This look is far from messy or carefree, […]