Celebrity Style Deconstructed – Beyonce Knowles

Credit: Steve Granitz/WireImage Beyonce Knowles has rocketed to one-name fame, known worldwide as simply Beyonce. She has joined the ranks of an exclusive club made up of only two other iconic women: Madonna and Cher. Not bad company. And like the other two fabulous ladies of that trio, Beyonce is a style icon in her […]

Yves St. Laurent and Balenciaga to Target?

Incredible, but potentially true: Yves St. Laurent and Balenciaga could be the next and most high-end designers to collaborate with the budget-minded corporation (who we think is responsible for turning the word “collaboration” into the now ubiquitously abbreviated “collab”). But, there’s a twist… Up until now most of Target’s collabs have fallen under their Go […]

Josie Natori for Target Lingerie and Loungewear Collection

Josie Natori for Target Look 9

Celebrate the upcoming season of hearts with a touch of intimate luxury at a price that your wallet will love. Target and famed designer Josie Nator bring us the second installment of the Josie Natori for Target lingerie and loungewear seasonal collection. You have until February 26, 2012 to own these beautiful pieces before they […]

Jason Wu for Target 2012 Lookbook

Target is partnering with much-admired NY designer Jason Wu to bring us a limited edition collection of affordable women’s apparel, scarves and handbags. Inspired by the vision of an American girl in Paris, Jason Wu for Target promises to bring an eclectic mix of classy and modern feminine pieces to your wardrobe at incredible prices. […]

How to Be a Professional Blogger

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Dear Budget Fashionista, I love your site and was wondering if you have any advice or tips for becoming a professional blogger. Answer: There’s no magic, instant way to become a professional bloggers. I blogged for 2 years before TBF started to really take off. But with hard work and persistence you can make your […]

Style Deconstructed: Queen Latifah

Queen Latifah does it all; she raps, sings, acts, produces and she’s a published author. In short, she’s a bonafide mogul! But it doesn’t end there, Queen Latifah is a style icon in her own right. And at the end of the day, you can count on her looking tight, no matter what the occasion. […]

7 Top Online Auction Sites

Shopping auction sites requires a few caveats—beware of designer knock-offs, check the feedback ratings on sellers carefully, only pay through secure options like PayPal. Once you’ve got the cautions out of the way, however, there’s the possibility of finding some truly great deals, even on items that are rare or one-of-a-kind. Also there’s the thrill […]

Celebrity Style Deconstructed – Jessica Biel

Credit: Mike Marsland/WireImage Jessica Biel smart, sexy and oh so stylish. Whether she’s gracing Revlon’s beauty ads as one of their gorgeous spokesmodels, attending Giambatistta Valli’s latest outing in Paris or shooting her latest feature in Toronto, she always looks well turned out and tres magnifique! It doesn’t matter if she’s sporting all black workout […]

Ten Great New Year’s Eve Dresses for Under $50

Picking an outfit for New Year’s Eve can sometimes be a panic-inducing event that leaves you groggily vowing on the first morn of each new year never to wait to the last minute again! Choices abound, but then again, more often than not, we’re spoiled for choice and left with a weird kind of paralysis […]