Product Review: So…? Sinful Eau de Toilette Spray by So Cosmetics

What: So…? Sinful Eau de Toilette Spray by So Cosmetics Price:20 ml ($8.50) and 50 ml ($16.95) Eau de Toilette My Opinion: Okay, when I first received this toilette spray I totally wanted to hate it because the name- “So…? Sinful”, reminded me of those Elizabeth Taylor commercials from the eighties, in which she peddled […]

Comfortable Shoes Dr. Scholl’s Original Women’s Sandals, $28.99 at Dr. Scholls.com

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 […]

How to Find a Personal Shopper

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?

The Litte Brown Dress Project

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 […]

Chic, Cheap Maternity Dresses

Earlier this week, a reader asked me where she could find a dress for a wedding on a budget that would fit her rapidly expanding momma waist. Fortunately for her, there are some really, really cute options right now thanks to the return of the baby doll dress. Once the staple garment of Courtney Love […]

Hot and Hairless

Boy did my last Beauty newsletter spark discussion….  Just to clear it up, in no way were we saying that Brit Spears choice of a new hairdoo was the same as the look worn by Melissa Etheridge after undergoing chemo for breast cancer. The point we we were trying to make is, whether it’s by […]