I’ve been on a quest to find well constructed, expertly designed furniture that doesn’t cost more than my home. For a long time, the only option seemed to be Ikea, whose furniture is of questionable [.....] [...] Read More
Budget Fashionistas in the upper Pacific Northwest no longer have to travel to neighboring cities like Portland or Vancouver to find deals on designer fashions. Chelsea Premium Outlets, the folks behind the fame Woodbury Outlets, [.....] [...] Read More
I refuse to pay over $30 bucks for trendy items, especially ones that are inherently cheap in their nature.
Like the whole cotton broomstick/prairie skirt/just back from Bali trend. I love the skirts; they are [.....] [...] Read More
La Redoute is the French equivalent of H&M, featuring the latest styles and exclusive bridgelines from designers like Jean Paul Gaultier (of Madonna cone breast fame) and Vanessa Bruno at prices that normal people can [.....] [...] Read More
So you’ve shrunk your sweater? Don’t fret, you can unshrink your sweater using the simple steps below.
How to Unshrink a Sweater
1. You can stretch your sweater by soaking the garment in a tub and/or sink [.....] [...] Read More
If you’re someone who wears perfume infrequently, then head to the nearest fragrance counter and request a free sample, instead of purchasing a full bottle. Most major fragrance companies, from Burberry to Givenchy have samples [.....] [...] Read More
Do you take your style cues from Seabiscuit? Tired of your boring black boots? Do you feel the need to let people know you’re coming?
Well these are the boots for you. Who says horse shoes [.....] [...] Read More
Attention Fashionistas young and old…
Wearing your thong outside of your pants has never been in style. Yes, pop princesses like Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears have been seen rocking this look, but they are also [.....] [...] Read More
I’m all for the emergence of the ethnic tunic as the “must-have” item for spring. These colorful tops are comfortable, can be worn with jeans or with a skirt, and are available in all price [.....] [...] Read More
Although I’m a big fan of the furniture design shop, Design Within Reach, I still find their products to be a little outside of my price range. For Budget Fashionistas like myself, we have Design [.....] [...] Read More
Info on Coquette Faux Furriers was just sent to me two days ago and I’m already plotting how to score the faux Leopard Skin Stole. Claire, the owner, started the site in 2002 to provide [.....] [...] Read More
By now, you’ve probably heard several lectures on the evils of purchasing knock-off designer bags. On a certain level, buying a knock-off is a bit cheesy, especially when you try to pass it off as [.....] [...] Read More
According to ever hip folks at Fashion Week Daily the bag from the British Leisure company Belstaff (think Banana Republic circa 1988), is the new “it” bag. Seen on the silver screen in the movie [.....] [...] Read More
You heard it here first!!
Kate Spade Sample Sale April 26-28th, 2005
125 West 18th Street
(between 6th & 7th Aves)
Tue, April 26,
9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Wed, April 27,
9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Thu, April 28
9 a.m.-3 p.m.
[.....] [...] Read More
Start your own trends and remain way ahead of the curve. Use the cues that trend forecasters like David Wolfe use—observe the cultural, economic, and social factors affecting society. For example, popularity of California based [.....] [...] Read More