Tips for Finding Clothes That Fit & Flatter

What: ShopSmart’s October issue dishing the dirt on “How to Buy Clothes That Fit & Flatter.” This feature includes pointers that will help you make the right decision in the dressing room, tips on how to tell if something needs customized tailoring, warning signs that an outfit is a strict no-no, handy formulas for sizing […]

Select2gether.com: Site Review

Here at TBF, we’re experts on e-commerce sites designed to give you the best sale. We love them, but that goes without saying, right? So when we heard about Select2gether.com, our little discount-loving hearts started beating a bit faster because not only does it claim to give you awesome sales, but it also incorporates sharing […]

Shopping Tip: Beware of the Double Discount

We’ve recently became aware of a retail sales strategy, where an items(s) are labeled as “xx% off with an additional xx% off”. In theory, the double discount is a very good thing. However, in practice you do have to be careful not the simply add the two percentages together to come up with the discount. […]

Fashion-Ade.com: Site Review

Remember that awesome scene in Clueless where Cher wakes up and consults her computer (something so novel at the time) to put together an outfit for school? Her massive database of clothing and rotating closet select the perfect blazer and skirt set with only the push of a couple 90’s computer buttons. So cool, right? […]

Lifesta Sells Groupon’s Leftovers and Gets You the Deal

The Lowdown: Laura reviews Lifesta.com, a site that helps you purchase, and sale, the deals you missed on Groupon and Living Social. Our Review: Lifesta.com is hanging on the coattails of sites like Groupon and Living Social – it’s a marketplace where people can sell or buy daily deals that are no longer available. Say […]

Site Review: IFashionNetwork: A Fashionable Mess

The Lowdown: Laura reviews iFashionNetwork.com, a “high-end”, high-energy fashion magazine focusing on runway looks, style tips, and emerging designers Laura’s Review: Let’s start off with the good. iFashionNetwork.com does have a few really helpful articles and solid designer photo galleries, making it a pretty site with some real pretty pictures. Women who love couture could […]

Do You Care What Others Think About the Way You Look? GOTRYITON.com is Betting You Do

The Lowdown: Laura reviews GoTryItOn.com , a fashion opinion site with the following fashion philosophy: “Get an opinion. Give an Opinion.” Our Review: For the time being, GoTryItOn.com (in beta phase) is pretty simple and straightforward: create an account, upload a photo or two of your own look, edit and rearrange the photos if you […]

GuiltlessPurse.com: A Guilty Pleasure

The Lowdown: Laura reviews GuiltlessPurse, a handbag sample sale site that doesn’t require membership. Our Review: GuiltlessPurse.com features dozens of designer accessories on sale – from Alexander McQueen handbags to Escada bracelets. According to the site, items sell out very fast, but are replaced by something new almost right away. While many products – in […]