Zac Posen Poised to Tap Budget Fashion Market?

Fact: Mass market and budget lines are the only things making money right now Could it be? Rumors have it that Zac Posen will be entering the world of budget-friendly fashion with a diffusion line, in an effort to make some money. According to Fashion Week Daily, Posen says, “We’ve been in the process of […]

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 […]

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 […]