There are two things to consider when shopping for tall swimsuits – the size (duh) and the style. In terms of size, it can be difficult to find a swimsuit (especially a one piece) that is long enough to give you the coverage you need without the, ummmm, “Camel Toe” you don’t. Style wise, it […]
Bunions are probably one of the most common foot problems that no one wants to talk about. Why? Because even your mani-pedi won’t make them magically disappear. Plus, what type of comfy shoes can you wear when one has bunions without sacrificing cuteness? (Because sometimes orthopedic flip flops scream “I didn’t try”).
Dear Budget Fashionista, I am just starting to frequent sample sales, however the merchandise at many of the sample sales are not of high quality. What is the definition of a sample sales? How do they differ from sale events at stores like Barneys or Bendel? How does one know that they will be admitted […]
Sometime the trick to getting the hairstyle you want on a budget is being a bit creative with your hair products. Our friend Melissa, who is a professional cosmetologist who recently gave us these fabulous tips for getting the hair style you want by combining products, including those found in your cupboards. Combining Hair Products […]
The History of Budget Fashion is a series of articles written by The Budget Fashionista herself, Kathryn Finney, that explores the evolution of fashion on a budget. Forever21 has now become a mainstay in every budget stylista’s shopping arsenal, yet few know the beginnings of one of the most popular stores in America. In this […]
Webster’s dictionary defines the word “accessory”, in its fashion sense, as “an object or a device not essential in itself but adding to the beauty, convenience, or effectiveness of something else.” I define accessories as a surefire way to expand upon an existing wardrobe. So many Budget Fashionistas make the mistake of purchasing a new […]
Dear Budget Fashionista, I’m working on losing weight and I’m currently saving up money for a new wardrobe once I reach my goal weight, because I’m going to need everything from under garments to shoes to earrings. Is there a certain percentage to spend on each type of clothing? Answer: Every person is different and […]