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 […]

Saks Designer Sale Up to 70% Off

> “THIS SALE HAS ENDED” The Deal: Get up to 70% off through Dec. 7 during the Saks Designer Sale The Lowdown: The way to shop Saks is during a sale, and with designer items from 40-70% off, now’s the time to go. This Premise Sleeveless Dress caught our eye—in eye-popping pink—on sale now for […]

Shoptalk Lifestyle Podcast Round-Up

This week, we revisit the best so far of this season’s Shoptalk Lifestyle Podcast, as Kathryn chats with Miss America 2008, TLC’s Doug Wilson, and supermodel and fashion icon Iman, on everything from home style, to pageant style, to Global Chic, and much, much more . . .