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 […]

How to Shop Plus Size Stores

Somewhere over the years plus-size fashion has taken a turn for the better. Aside from plus-size specific stores, there are plenty of other mall-based shops and department stores with plus-size offerings. Stick to budget stores for trend pieces and invest bigger bucks in staples you can wear year round like jeans, blazers and tees.

How to Shop Bloomingdale’s

There’s something special about carrying the iconic Bloomingdale’s brown bag. The bag, in it’s own right, has become a status symbol for great taste. Behind the brown bag is a level of customer service, refinement, and design that every fashionista admittedly craves. Whether we make enough to drop the big bucks or stop in every […]

How to Shop Saks Fifth Avenue’s Outlet Store

In the eyes of a budget fashionista it doesn’t get much better than luxury outlet. Saks Fifth Avenue’s version, Off Fifth, houses all of the same designer amenities (men’s, women’s, kid’s, accessories, jewelry, shoes, bags…the list goes on) you know and swooned over at the regular store, cut to a fraction of the price. Pristine […]

How to Shop White House Black Market

White House Black Market has expanded far beyond it’s white and ivory origins, to include killer prints, patterns and work wear. With a focused color pallet of neutrals and pops of red WHBM is great for holiday pieces and novelty jackets. The price points are on the higher side but the signature style of WHBM […]

How to Shop Neiman Marcus Last Call Outlet

The best thing about the Neiman Marcus Last Call outlet is that the brand offers an e-commerce option. Neiman Marcus is one of the few luxury retailers who has their discount offerings available for online purchase, which in the word of outlet shopping, makes all the difference. Outlets are notorious for being over-crowded, messy and […]