25 Things That Can be Recycled into Gift Wrapping

Every year when the holidays roll around, we’re reminded about the sheer amount of trees sacrificed for wrapping paper. Not to be all bah humbug, but there are plenty of creative means of wrapping gifts without having to spend money and the Earth’s resources on wrapping paper. Here are 25 such ideas (just to prove […]

Six Great Gift Ideas for the Budget Fashionista

The good news about shopping for a budget fashionista? She appreciates a good deal, and you don’t have to splurge to find something she’ll love. The not-so-good news? Well, she’s got an eye for style, so you want to get her something she’ll actually use. Luckily, we’ve rounded up six ideas for the budget fashionista […]

Ten Great Last Minute Gift Ideas Under $50

Twas the night before Christmas, and you’ve got nothing under the Christmas tree for your little sis or your Aunt Bethany! Yikes! Lucky for you, a click of the mouse or a quick trip to the local grocery store can solve your little dilemma, and no one has to know! Here are ten great last […]

Five Tips for Finding Black Friday Deals

By now you’ve probably heard the word Black Friday sale once for every shoe in the closet. We get it, the excitement of Black Friday is looming. But how do you sift through every store throwing around discounts and get to the good stuff? Stick to our tips for finding the best Black Friday deals […]

Five Tips for Surviving Black Friday

Black Friday shopping might read ‘crazy’ to some folks, but to a budget fashionista it reads ‘dedicated.’ The madness that is the Friday after Thanksgiving, is steadily creeping up on us and if you’re planning to venture out, you’ll need to be at the top of your game. The overnight sales, door busters and all-day […]

Kathryn’s Black Friday Tips

The Budget Fashionista’s Holiday Shopping Guide Series shares shopping tips and advice to help you save money this holiday season. For more posts in the series, visit our Holiday Shopping Guide Heading out to the store on Black Friday? Then make sure you read my tips for shopping black friday. Kathryn’s Black Friday Tips 1. […]

Budget Holiday Gifts

The Budget Fashionista’s Holiday Shopping Guide Series shares shopping tips and advice to help you save money this holiday season. For more posts in the series, visit our Holiday Shopping Guide Page. The first tip any budding fashionista must know is how to shop during the media frenzied, retail orgy time called the “Holiday Season.” […]

Repost: A Holiday Shopping Plan that Will Keep Cash in Your Wallet and Keep You Sane

Throw everything you’ve ever thought about holiday shopping out the window because it’s time for a massive reality check. We are officially in a recession, and while the results of Black Friday may show otherwise, America is broke. So this holiday season, it’s time for you to go old school- coupons, price comparison and shopping […]

Holiday Gift Tips on a Budget

The Budget Fashionista’s Holiday Shopping Guide Series shares shopping tips and advice to help you save money this holiday season. For more posts in the series, visit our Holiday Shopping Guide. It used to be that Thanksgiving ushered in the holiday season, but these days? It’s the minute Halloween is a memory—so that means it’s […]

Ten Valentine’s Day Gifts for the Girls For $10 and Under

They were there for you through every first date, fight and break-up, and they were there when you found happily ever after (or, at least, they’ll be there when you do). So when the day of love comes around, you can’t ignore your girls. When a card or a box of chocolates doesn’t cut it, […]