The Look for Less: DwellStudio for Target

At last! Now the rest of us can afford DwellStudio’s fresh, vintage-modern style and sophistication. This week DwellStudio is launching a special home line for Target. Here is a quick peek at some great design that panders to your wallet. Perch Comforter Mini Set – $89.99 Fine Stripe Brown Sheet Set – $49 Baroque Duvet […]

The Look for Less: Slipcovers

Raise your hand if you DON’T have a crappy couch or chair you can’t afford to get rid of? That’s what we thought. Everyone has that less-than-desirable piece of furniture that you can’t afford to ditch, but it makes you cringe every time you look at it. You want a slipcover, but when you go […]

Entertaining on a Budget: Super Bowl Party

Super Bowl parties should be fun and low key, but that doesn’t mean they shouldn’t be awesome here is a round up of our favorite budget-friendly ideas for your Super Bowl party. Grass centerpiece. Hostess with the Mostess has this great centerpiece idea with wheat grass and little plastic football guys. We suggest you buy […]

The Look for Less: Fabulous Fabric

Jessica Jones, who blogs over at one of our favorite sites How About Orange, just came out with a line of fresh-faced fabrics called Modern Flora, for sale at J. Caroline Creative. The fabulous retro, spring-chic look of Modern Flora reminds us of the power of fabric to revitalize a room. You can use fabric […]

How to Make a Heirloom Cookbook

Give Simple has a fabulous DIY kit for making your own cookbook. You can compile years of your family’s favorite recipes, ensuring you never lose grandma’s no-fail, super-secret pie crust recipe. This would make a fabulous and meaningful wedding present. How to Make a Heirloom Cookbook The kit is $60 and comes with 1 custom-sized […]

The Look for Less: Capiz Chandeliers

The shimmering pearl of capiz chandeliers is enough to add luminescence to any room in the house. But they usually run a little pricey. The Serena Chandelier from Gracious Home is $2,600 (yikes!). But thanks to Target, you can have the look without sacrificing your vacation fund. Target’s new line of capiz chandeliers is on […]

The Look for Less: Tuesday Morning

Tuesday Morning is every bargain hunter’s best friend, with brands like Wedgwood, Samsonite, Madame Alexander, and Limoges at closeout prices. If you’re looking for anything from luggage, paper plates, towels and bedspreads, visit your local Tuesday Morning first. They even have fancy olive oil (you know, the ones in the great bottles), and fabulous pots […]

Entertaining on a Budget: Pick your nose party cups

You don’t need gobs and gobs of fancy decorations for your party to make a statement. Often it just takes one little light-hearted element to make a party. These pick-your-nose cupss from Fred Flare are just that element. Priced at just $10 for a set of 24, they are a budget-friendly way to add the […]

The Look for Less: A Taste of India

If you’d like to incorporate the rich colors and textures of India without the expensive plane ticket then check out the site An Indian Summer Bazaar. It features unique and original Indian art at very reasonable prices. The Madhubani painting above is selling for only $20. Hurry. When we say one-of-a-kind, we mean it. There […]