Can I Wear Black to a Wedding?

black cami dress

Dear Budget Fashionista, I have a wedding to attend in late June and I found a black dress with small white polka dots that I love. Can I wear black to a wedding? Answer: While you want to avoid wearing black to a daytime wedding, it’s fine to wear the dress to an evening wedding […]

Beauty Fool No More: Top Beauty Myths Debunked

Beauty Myths

In the spirit of April 1st, we are sharing an interesting infographic about the top beauty myths that may have fooled some of us once or twice (okay, more than twice in my case). From commonplace nuggets like “Find harshest possible lighting to apply foundation” to head-scratchers such as “For every gray hair plucked, two […]

Vera Wang Backs Down from $500 Anti-Knockoffs “Appointment Fee” After Local and Global Backlash

Vera Wang

What: In case you haven’t heard this week, Vera Wang has opened a Shanghai bridal boutique in January to house her globally-revered bridal couture creations. Which typically wouldn’t be such a huge point of interest for normal folks who aren’t celebrity brides, except that the shop was charging 3,000 yuan ($480) for customers to have […]

Kate Young for Target Coming on April 14th: Here’s the Look Book

Kate Young Target

Kate Young, former Vogue-ista and the rockstar stylist behind the enviable elan of Natalie Portman, Michelle Williams, and Rachel Weisz, has collaborated with Target for a limited edition mass-market collection of apparel and accessories come April 14th. The focal point of the exclusive line will feature an assortment of special occasion dresses for both day […]