The High-Waisted Pant: High Vs. Low

As a counterbalance to all that Spring color, a crisp neutral base for the season is the white high-waisted pant. Considering what usually ends up happening to any white pants we own, we’re not interested in making a huge investment, however—but clearly, we could spend a lot. Here, a high and a low—so which is […]

Favorite Bath Products: Editor’s Picks

Get scrubbed clean and smelling great straight from the bath this week with TBF’s fave product picks:      Dove Bar Soap, $9.99 for 8 bars, Soap & Glory Clean on Me, $9.99, Target Fruit Foot Scrubbers, $6.00, Urban Outfitters Coconut Lime Verbena Bubble Bath, $9.50, Bath & Body Works Aveeno Stress Relief Foaming […]

The Metallic Skinny Belt: High Vs. Low

“THESE PRODUCTS ARE NO LONGER BEING SOLD” Skinny belts and metallic are two trends that don’t seem to be dying anytime soon, so you might as well put them together, we say. Throw in a little reptile texture and you’ve got a conversation piece. Here, we’ve found a couple of choices—but only one is anywhere […]

Best Formal Wear on a Budget: Reader Advice

Okay, formal wear is something most of us don’t face too often. But at some point, there’s a wedding, a prom, a gala (if you’re lucky!) that requires you pick up something formal and fabulous—not such a bad thing, really, except finding something beautiful AND budget-friendly ain’t easy. One option we like? Newport News has […]

Spring Fashion 2008: Green

Whether it’s part of a bold pattern, an all-over solid, or accessorizing, deep kelly green is cropping up all over. We’re ready for a little greening up, already, so here are our picks for less:     Sele Striped Flutter Sleeve Sweater, on sale $36.75, Macy’s Sailcloth Belted Jacket, $59, Ann Taylor LOFT Xhilaration Envelope Clutch, […]

Target Reusable Bags: The Budget Ecoist

From our friends at The Budget Ecoist We couldn’t help but notice Target’s new, reusable red shopping bags on our latest trip to one of our fav stores. The non-woven polypropylene fabric bag comes in Target’s standard red color with an adorable bird and tree graphic on it (a refreshing change from a company’s logo). […]

The Hat: Adventures in Home Shopping

It’s that weird time of year where we’re totally ready to get decked out for spring, but the air is still cool enough on most days to require some less-than-fun winter gear. Enter this cute colored wool felt hat from Hot in Hollywood on the Home Shopping Network. Bright color, fun grosgrain ribbon, top-stitching detail—helps […]

The Bold Colored Handbag: High Vs. Low

For those of us who are sick to death of alternating those dragged-out black and brown handbags in our closet, the brightly hued handbags of spring are a gift from the fashion gods. Yellow is super hot, but we’re kind of partial to the green (so refreshing!), and we’ve picked two versions for your consideration. […]