The Backpack is Back?

Tommy Ton for Club Monaco backpack Is it true? Has the backpack made a comeback? This utilitarian and practical carryall in its modern, zippered incarnation dates back all the way to the turn of the 20th century, though humans have been carrying stuff on their backs for literally thousands of years. As far as the […]

How to Get Brand Names for Less

Image from At TBF, we pride ourselves on being uber savvy shoppers, and as such, we want to share with you our tips on how to get brand names for less. We’ve all dreamed about owning the classic Chanel bag (the 2.25) or a chic Burberry trench, and while we may not find those […]

Should I Buy a Fake Handbag? Hmm. No

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Raise your hand if you dream of owning a designer handbag? Chanel, Fendi, Gucci, Prada – they’re all stunning, to die for, fab and all the rest of it. Now, raise your hand if spending $1000+ on a purse is out of the question for your lifestyle and budget. It’s such a small percentage of […]

Spring 2012 Trend – Tulle

For some of us, the first time we put it on was at a very early age and there are others who have yet to don this billowy, ethereal look. We’re talking about ballerina tulle, and whether you know how to land a pirouette or not, you might want to consider (or reconsider, if you […]

How to Start a Fashion Blog

Credit: Getty Images So, you wanna be a fashion blogger? That’s great! Go for it! Now, more than any other time in history, everyone has access to all the tools they need to start their own fashion blog. The most important piece of advice of advice we can give you is: Don’t Be Afraid! Start […]

Combat Baby! How To – Wear Combat Boots

Madden Girl Combat boots $69.95 from Zappos The last time combat boots were hot was in the early-mid nineties, so it’s about time they made a comeback. Back then, they were being worn with flannel shirts and wooley socks. To pull this look off today, we recommend leaving the alt-grunge pieces where they belong – […]

Spring Trend 2012 – Green

A famous amphibian once said, “It’s not easy being green.” But for this season of bold color, we’re going to have to respectively disagree with Kermit on this one. Though the color green has long been associated with feelings of envy, green is also considered to promote balance, and since it is so prevalent in […]