Dear Budget Fashionista, Are black denim jeans at all acceptable? I’ve never cared for them, but the director of my department at work doesn’t like blue denim, so we can’t wear it. Answer: The 80’s are back and so are its jeans. Black (although with gray, yellow, red, and hot pink) denim jeans are very […]
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What: The people behind Crocs, the plastic shoes we all love to hate, has just come out with a more traditional shoe line called “You by Crocs” and, ehh umm, they’re actually cute. AOL/Money: The first YOU by Crocs(TM) collection (MSRP: $149-$299), High Spirits, features luxurious materials, including lamb’s wool, leather and suede that line […]
What: Dr. Scholl’s Original Women’s Sandals Price: $28.99, at Dr. Scholls.com My Opinion: Back in the day, my mom had a pair of the classic wooden Dr. Scholl sandals, which I believe she bought at our local Walgreens (my mother LOVES Walgreens). I still don’t, to this day, understand how shoes made from the same […]
Dear Budget Fashionista, I have gone on a weight loss program this year and have lost quite a bit of weight. I have no idea how to shop for a new wardrobe. Should I enlist a personal shopper to help me determine the best new wardrobe for me?
Imagine wearing the same dress, day in and day out, for 1 year. Pretty hard to imagine, right? Not if your Seattle mom Alex Martin. Martin wore the same brown dress, a dress that she made herself, everyday from July 7, 2005 to July 7, 2006 and chronicled it in her blog/journal called The Little […]
Several years ago, while living in Ghana, West Africa, a market bag saved my life. Well.. not really “saved” my life as much as “saved” my gifts and personal belongings from the trash. As usual, I was running late for a plane and in Africa this is usual okay. Except this was the ONE time […]
I’m not exactly sure how I feel about the possible return of the unitard. It brings back haunting memories of the time my mom took me to her jazzercise class- a group of middle-aged women (note: I’m now a middle aged woman) wiggling their jazz fingers to Al Jareau. I’m open minded, so I can […]
Hey, Old Navy, I know that your parent company, Gap Inc., is struggling a bit financially, but that’s NO excuse to let kindergarteners design pieces for your stores. Skirtalls? Come on now. The last time I wore one of these I was still writing letters to Santa. Now, I’m not saying that all skirtalls are […]