How to Wear Spring 2012’s Bright Bag Trend

Spring runways  saw bright color from nearly head to toe, but working a bright bag into your everyday wardrobe is a heck of a lot easier, not to mention more feasible, than, say, working an all-over color frock into the big picture. The bright bag trend spanned all sizes of the purse spectrum from over-sized […]

Spring Color Trend: Yellow

“Consumers look to spring for renewed energy, optimism and the promise of a brighter day,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute. It’s true. When warmer weather starts to rear it’s sunshine-y head, you can’t help but tuck away your dreary Fall palette for happier hues. Next to Pantone’s ‘Tangerine Tango’, yellow may […]

How to Shop Modcloth

If you haven’t yet joined the ModCloth ranks, be prepared to be sucked into the revolution. The e-commerce store is all about democratizing fashion, putting you in the buyer’s seat to help select some of the best indie designs around. With a focus on us, the fashionistas, ModCloth has built a cult following through their […]

How to Shop Shopbop

Shopbop came into the e-commerce game early on, and continues to grow, because they nailed the success formula. The online store provides access to countless designers and favorites at your finger tips and develops designer relations to offer shoppers exclusives available only through their site. Shopbop divides its offerings into as detailed of mini-sections as […]

How to Shop Trendy Stores

We’ll say it, these stores are cheap. Sometimes we mean in price, and sometimes we mean in quality, but if you’re shopping these correctly, you only need trend store selections to last you a season or two. There are the perfect shops for picking up seasonal items to add to your base wardrobe. Keeping prices […]

How to Shop Department Stores

Department stores are the ultimate one-stop shop for budget fashionista needs. Filled with all the designer brands we know and love at promotional prices, these stores offer fashion, beauty and home goods in one convenient, but often over-sized location. To quickly sift through the overwhelming amount of merchandise packed into these power houses, follow The […]

HOLIDAY GIFTS 2011: FIVE AWESOME, Stylish LAPTOP Sleeves Under $60 (some under $25)

As a fashionista, form must meet function, even when it comes to our electronics. The days of stuffing your laptop away in your purse or briefcase are long gone! Your laptop is an integral part of both work and play, and should be protected and displayed as so, in a way that represents your personality […]

How to Shop Our Favorite Stores That Also Have Stuff for Guys

Let’s face it, in the eyes of a busy, budget fashionista, the best stores are one-stop-shops. So if it’s the holiday season, we’re definitely gracing stores where we can not only get more bang for our buck, but cross a couple names off our shopping lists while we’re at it. We love a store that […]