Low Cost/High Impact Swimsuits for $30

As spurts of warm weather tantalize us with promises of summer fun in the sun, right about now is when we start daydreaming of Caribbean vacations, strawberry daiquiri’s (or shall we say several daiquiri’s?) on the beach, and checking out the hot eye candy on the beach. Conspicuously absent from our little jaunts to la-la […]

The Best Swimsuit Brands on a Budget

What’s more terrifying than trying on swimsuits surrounded by mirrors in fluorescent lights? Paying a small fortune for a piece of body-baring Spandex. But don’t worry, we got your back (seriously, we do) and have put together this list of the best budget-friendly swimsuit brands that help you look good and save a few bucks. […]

Fashion Advice: What to Wear to a New York Wedding

black jumpsuit

Dear Budget Fashionista, I need help! I live in south Florida and I will be attending a wedding in October In NYC. I have no clue about fashion, can you please give me some ideas as to what I should wear? Answer: When in doubt, wear black… it’s what us New Yorkers do when we’re […]

Best Bra Fitting Tips & Rules Time to Get Your Undies in Order

If your undergarments are stretched, stained, damaged or otherwise abused, throw them in the garbage . . . Now. There is nothing more valuable to your appearance than wearing proper undergarments. Undergarments have the power to completely alter an outfit. I mean, what’s the sense of wearing a fabulous Nicole Miller dress you got for $35 […]

The Perfect Ten: Ten Things That Should Be in Every Woman’s Closet

Closet

How many times have you looked into your closet and thought, “I have nothing to wear” If you hear yourself uttering this statement more often than not, you have a dysfunctional closet. It is probably missing several key pieces that allow you to easily transition from one outfit to the next. It’s time to stop […]

Budget Friendly Plus Size Swimsuits

Budget Swimsuit Guide

There is absolutely no reason why plus size sistas can’t be fabulous at the beach. It’s taken decades for swimwear designers to catch on to the fact that, hey, full-figured women like to swim, sunbathe, and worship the sun just like their thinner counterparts. Whether you’re pear shaped, apple shaped, big bosomed, sporting a lot […]

What to Buy in April (And What to Avoid)

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DealNews has released its monthly roundup of what to buy in April, and what is best left till May onward. These include spring apparel sales, baubles, and Abercrombie & Fitch’s expected-but-yeah-it’s-awkward shift to fast fashion ala-H&M and lower prices. (Will they still keep those hideous shopping bags, though? Ugh!)