Michelle Obama Is On Pinterest, Or: Our Newest Bestie Pin Pal

michelle obama pinterest

We’ve always known that Michelle Obama loves us (after all, we’re like budget fashion soul mates with the stylish First Lady) but now that she’s got her own Pinterest we feel even closer to the iconic Mrs. O. Okay, all kidding aside (were we kidding?) we were  more excited than even we care to admit when we got word that Michelle […]

Bridal Rescue: What to Wear to All Your Wedding Activities

Outfits For Your Weekend Wedding

For most brides, wedding planning focuses on the one item little-girl wedding dreams are made of: the wedding gown. But most weddings involve a whole bunch of other wedding-weekend events for which you’ll need to look and feel your bridal best, with as little fuss (and expense) as possible. If you’re the bride, however, you’re […]

Ever Wonder HOW Pantone Makes Those Color Predictions? Here’s The Dish.

So it’s kind of like the chicken-and-the-egg argument of fashion — which comes first, the color trend or the Pantone declaration of the color trend? Well, we can tell you that Slate recently gave us an inside look at the Pantone color forecasting process, which, believe it or not, takes the form of a secret […]

The DIY Bride: Wedding Beauty On A Budget

With budgets tighter than ever, it’s a tough time for brides who want their dream wedding but don’t have a dream bank account to back it up. As every good budget fashionista knows, however, an antidote for tough times is wrapped up in three little letters:  DIY.  These days, according to celebrity hairstylist and makeup […]

Take 30% Off At LOFT’s “Now Style Event” May 19th

LOFT "The Now Style Event"

You know we love Ann Taylor, but we love Ann Taylor’s cheaper– ahem, we mean more budget-friendly — sister store, LOFT, even more. So color us psyched for this Saturday, May 19, when LOFT hosts “The Now Style Event” across the entire chain. Shoppers will receive 30 percent off every purchase, all day long, and […]

MyHabit.com’s Designer Summer Wardrobe Essentials Sale Event

MyHabit Amazon sale

Last week we reported on Amazon.com’s bid to conquer the high fashion retail world, and this week brings us a chance to show you just exactly how they’re going about it – a Designer Summer Wardrobe Essentials sale event, starting May 16, on Amazon’s new members-only flash sale site, MyHabit.com.  The site is boasting up […]

Swapping Replacing Shopping? Swaps On The Rise For Cash-Strapped Millenials

Even though  we’ve long known that creativity is the key to staying stylish and financially solvent, there was a time not so long ago that suggestions of frequenting thrift stores (Goodwill shout-out!) and holding clothing swapping parties were met by some with a resounding “meh”. The world has changed however, and the perception of “gently […]

Trina Turk Brings Palm Beach on a Budget to Banana Republic

Designer Trina Turk, Banana Republic, and affordable apparel inspired by vacation cocktails poolside in Palm Beach? Yes, please.  Turk’s partnership with the budget-friendly retailer – who we love for work separates and classic weekend chic – is looking to be a somewhat drool-worthy, and will be available just in time for us to toss a […]

H&M Fall 2012 Preview: Big Bold Style On A Budget

Summer’s only just begun (well, not even, technically) but fall fashion is everywhere – this time, the H&M fall 2012 preview sneak peek brings us yet another glimpse of what we might be coveting later this year. Apparently, for H&M that means a heavy dose of all things edgy and glam – leather, luxe textures, […]

Nicole Richie Launches Fashion Line at Macy’s

Nicole Richie

Nicole Richie — Fashion Star judge and official poster child for le boho-chic — is the latest designer in the limited apparel line parade, with her Nicole Richie for Impulse line due to debut online and in 100 Macy’s stores in mid-September. The collection, according to Macy’s, will feature “1970s influenced silhouettes, prints and fabrications. […]