The perfect prom dress is key, but it wouldn’t be prom night without a couple of gorgeous finishing touches—namely a sparkly piece of jewelry and chic handbag to tie it all together. These picks will [.....] [...] Read More
Prom dresses are easy to find, but great accessories? That’s a little harder. Most girls don’t want to—or simply can’t—spend big bucks on sparkling baubles they may never wear again, no matter how pretty they [.....] [...] Read More
What: Indulging in some DIY spa treatments with your girlfriends before the big night has become a pre-prom ritual.
The Word: Half the fun of prom is beautifying beforehand with your best buds, but according [.....] [...] Read More
Getting the dress is only half the battle; scoring the perfect pair of shoes (definition — super hot and in the budget) is a challenge all its own. No worries, though—click on the slideshow below [.....] [...] Read More
As the prom dress frenzy continues to build, we’re noticing that silver pleated gowns are turning up all over—and if we were going to prom, we’re thinking being decked out in a glimmering Grecian-style dress [.....] [...] Read More
It’s Spring, which means—among other things—that prom is weighing heavily on the minds of a multitude of girls, all of whom are dreaming of a dress that is both fabulous and within their budget. Is [.....] [...] Read More
Dear Budget Fashionista,
I’m the female dinner speaker for an evening black tie military event (I’m not military). The soldiers will be dressed in blues and I need to be comfortable. What do you suggest?
Answer: The [.....] [...] Read More
Of course, what to pack for a honeymoon will all depend on where you’re going. But let’s assume it’s somewhere hot, sunny, and completely fabulous. Here’s a quick list:
Swimsuit. As hard as this might be, [.....] [...] Read More
(pronounced “Youk”), the European site known for selling high-end design fashion at low prices, is having it’s second single designer sale, this time featuring vintage Chanel.
The Lowdown: Price aren’t rock bottom (honey, [.....] [...] Read More
Every summer, I update my Guide to Swimwear. During the process of updating the guide, I visit pretty much every site that sells swimsuits under $50. I’ve shopped pretty much every store with a swimwear [.....] [...] Read More
Did you know the first sports bra was made by three women in 1977, who created the bra by sewing together two jock straps? Did you know Howard Hughes invented the seamless bra? Neither did [.....] [...] Read More
Great Online Discount Stores
- One of the biggest online lingerie stores in the UK now has a US based site and if you have a hard to fit bra size, this is the place to [.....] [...] Read More
Posh department stores and malls lie alongside thriving, one-of-a-kind independent stores in fabulous, one-of-a-kind Boston. And here’s a nice perk for your wallet: Massachusetts charges no sales tax on clothing purchases up to $175. The [.....] [...] Read More
The Twin Cities is the home of Prince, the Mall of America, cold weather and the best shopping in the Upper Midwest. It’s also my hometown. Whether it’s Saks Fifth Avenue in downtown Minneapolis [.....] [...] Read More