Last Minute Halloween Costumes

This post is part of our Budget Halloween Costume & Ideas Guide Halloween is almost here, and you’re at a loss for a costume. Not to worry—here are some cheap and easy last minute Halloween costumes that will be sure to make you the life—or at least the talk—of the party:

Banana Republic Spring/Summer 2012

Shopping at Banana Republic is like a choose-your-own-adventure art form, and that’s why we’re always stoked when Banana comes out with a new collection.  (Swwwoooon Mad Men collection!)  Their Spring/Summer 2012 line has an effortless, breezy feel with lightly structured silhouettes and florals everywhere.  We also see a lot of safari chic with tons of khaki, neutral […]

How to Make a Bungee Cord Bracelet

The following is a guest post from our friends at I Spy DIY. While in the fashion closet at work last week, I came across these fun bungee cord bracelets, and of course I was inspired to make my own! With a quick trip to Home Depot I found the supplies for a couple of […]

The Five BEST Handbag Brands on a Budget

When it comes to handbags, you can never have too many. It’s a fashion truth: the perfect bag can make or break an outfit. Clutches, satchels, cross-bodies, hobos and totes are worthwhile investments that will always fit. That doesn’t mean you have to empty your wallet to find a new place to put it. When […]

Holiday Gift Tips on a Budget

The Budget Fashionista’s Holiday Shopping Guide Series shares shopping tips and advice to help you save money this holiday season. For more posts in the series, visit our Holiday Shopping Guide. It used to be that Thanksgiving ushered in the holiday season, but these days? It’s the minute Halloween is a memory—so that means it’s […]

Five Great Fall Handbags for Under $100

Now that Fall’s here, it’s time to bring out the cross body bags, satchels, and bracelet clutches. For the weather, it means colder winds and more than the occasional rain showers. But in the fashion world, fall translates to bright, colorful accessories and purses that come in all shapes, sizes, and prints. The “in” color […]

13 Great Fall Dresses for Under $50

There’s nothing like a solid fall dress to give your wardrobe the backbone it needs to last you till winter (or next spring). So we’ve put together 10 awesomely accessible fall dresses that all cost less than $50. Fall Dress Quick Tips: – Layer it. The key to pulling off the fall dress look is […]