Wide Calf Boots Up to 50% Off at Avenue.com

> “THIS SALE HAS ENDED” The Deal: Up to 50% off boots (including wide calf) at Avenue.com The Lowdown: Kathryn gets a ton questions each week in regards to the quest for stylish wide-calf boots , which tend to be harder to find, and frequently costlier, than “regular” calf sized boots. So when we saw […]

Final Shopping Dates: Get It By Dec. 24!

> The holiday shopping season is growing shorter by the minute, meaning that if you intend to shop online, you better know what kind of shipping deadlines you’re up against—there’s nothing worse than finding the perfect gift, only to be left empty-handed and scouring the picked-over last-minute-gift bins on Christmas Eve . . . So, […]

Kitten Heels for the Holidays: Thanks Michelle Obama!

“SOME PRODUCTS ARE NO LONGER BEING SOLD” Since Michelle Obama’s been rockin’ the kitten heel (and especially since she paired them with that Narciso Rodriguez dress back on election day) we’ve noticed versions popping up at some of our favorite retailers, and we’re going to go ahead and give them our endorsdment here and now. […]

New York & Company Pant Sale: But 1 Get 1 Half Off

> The Deal: Buy 1 Get 1 50% off Pant Sale at New York & Company, ends today! The Lowdown: We like New York & Co. pants.  Why do we love these particular items at NY&C? Quality, classic-yet-modern trousers, versatile casuals and denim, and, most of all, sizes that range from 2-18, in Average, Petite, […]

Doo.Ri “Budget” Diffusion Line on the Way

Credit: Marcie Madeira/Style.com Women’s Wear Daily , we can expect the designer (full name: Doo-Ri Chung) to give us some of her signature elements—jersey, draping, feminine silhouettes—at more consumer-friendly prices. Still, as far as the budget aspect goes, we’re not sure it truly falls into that category—prices will start at $80, and range to up […]

Thakoon for Target: Mrs. O Would Approve

You know we love us some Michelle Obama style (check out Kathryn’s budget style retrospective on Mrs. O) so we’re all about a first look at budget-friendly pieces from one of her favorite designers, Thakoon, who’s bringing his bold prints and modern lines to Target’s GO International line at the end of the year. If […]

New York & Company Free Shipping

> “THIS DEAL HAS ENDED” The Deal: Free shipping on purchases of $50 or more at New York & Company —use this link or code 7274 The Lowdown: We can’t seem to get enough of New York & Company, mostly because they’re taking this whole holiday shopping thing seriously and offering up all kinds of […]

Holiday Shopping Tips from TBF

> Need some holiday tips about, well, everything—fast? Never fear—a round-up of The Budget Fashionista’s best holiday-centric advice thus far: ~ It’s the second week of December, and you don’t know where to begin? Read Kathryn’s Holiday Shopping Plan—guaranteed to keep you from going off the deep-end (well, almost). ~ Feeling less than glowing? Check […]

Christian Siriano and Payless Team Up

> What: Project Runway Season 4 winner Christian Siriano (who we thought was fab) will design a line of shoes and bags for Payless for Fall ‘09, with price points of $25-$45. What We Say: We loved loved loved Siriano’s designs on Project Runway, so color us excited to see how his work translates to […]