The History of Budget Fashion is a series of articles written by The Budget Fashionista herself, Kathryn Finney, that explores the evolution of fashion on a budget.
Before Jaclyn Smith brought fashion to the style starved [.....] [...] Read More
The Missoni for Target collection is set to arrive in Target stores and Target.com on September 13. The 400+ piece colorful collection features apparel for the entire family (the baby stuff is SUPER cute), as [.....] [...] Read More
In light of our current economic situation, I wanted to share this TBF post discussing the increased level of brand consciousness among millennials (those born in the late 80s-mid 90s). It’s interesting to read the [.....] [...] Read More
Fall is right around the corner (can you believe it?) and it’s time to start thinking about what piece(s) you’re going to add to your wardrobe.
This fall, TBFers, I really want you to focus on [.....] [...] Read More
Every September, millions of women set forth on what is perhaps the most challenging sartorial quests of their lives: to find the perfect fall boot. Many are lost on the journey, trekking through the snow [.....] [...] Read More
This fall’s hottest trend is not the latest boot or a crazy new color, but the concept of value shopping. Value shopping is using tools like the Cost Per Wear (remember cost per wear? I’m [.....] [...] Read More
Dear Budget Fashionista,
I am a shopaholic. I love buying clothes, yet I never have anything to wear. I spent $1,500 on Bluefly purchasing shoes, a beautiful leather Lamarthe bag and other clothes. When I [.....] [...] Read More
For some, “off price” stores like TJ Maxx are a mecca of bargains, with hidden treasures just waiting to be discovered. For others, the store, with it’s seemingly endless racks and eclectic mix of goods [.....] [...] Read More
Dear Budget Fashionista,
I am vocalist of an alternative band and my image is supposed to be feminine yet still look tough (a rocker chick) I want to know how to achieve this look on a [.....] [...] Read More
What: The short suit is back and Working Girls everywhere can now rejoice.
What NYTimes says: With sharp tailoring and feminine flourishes, as in Jason Wu’s plaid version, the style can be a confident and fetching [.....] [...] Read More
The wedding is officially over (or, in some cases, never happen) and you have this beautiful, albeit puffy, dress that you really can’t wear again. The traditional option is to take your wedding dress to [.....] [...] Read More
The following is a post from Kathryn Finney’s blog at Kathryn – Thoughts on A Lot of Things.
If I had to pinpoint the time when my “like” of head gear (whether it be turbans, headwraps, [.....] [...] Read More
Sample sales, both the term and the actual events, have reach an almost mythical status in the minds of most shoppers.
The mythical status of the sample sale led to a global rise in the [.....] [...] Read More