Take TBF’s Annual Shopping Survey

Photo credit: Shutterstock Here at The Budget Fashionista, we pride ourselves on having our collective fingers on the pulse of budget shoppers everywhere, hence our annual, highly scientific Shopping Survey. This is your chance to tell us how you REALLY shop and all surveys are anonymous, so you can spill your deepest, darkest budget fashion […]

Housing Works Thrift Shops Spring Previews

What: Spring previews at Housing Works Thrift Shops in NYC, meaning seven stores have been restocked with clothes, accessories and home furnishings that have been saved up through the long cold winter. The Lowdown: This translates to seven blow-out sales, where for a nominal fee you get first crack at the good stuff. What good […]

New iPod Shuffle just $49 at Apple.com:  Daily Deal

  The Deal:  New iPod Shuffle just $49 at the Apple Store The Lowdown: Still haven’t caught your groove with an iPod?  Pick up the iPod shuffle in your choice of trendy colors for only $49, regularly $79 from the Apple Store!  Choose from classic silver, aqua, green, purple, or the (PRODUCT) Red collection, plus […]

The Look for Less: Free Inspiration E-zine

What: A beautifully crafted, free e-zine by Erin at Design for Mankind. What we say: Read it. NOW! It is gorgeous. Inspiring. This e-zine is full of gorgeous pictures that will inspire you to add style and beauty in your home and wonderful words of wisdom from some talented designers. We loved reading what they […]

Best Sleepwear on a Budget: Reader Advice

What constitutes sleepwear varies greatly—we know—but we’re talking cute, cozy, comfy pajamas. Actual pajamas. The first place that comes to mind for us? Victoria’s Secret has great, quality sets—sometimes they’re just a tad bit outside our discretionary budget, but that’s what they made clearance for! So the question is—where do you find cute sleepwear for […]

Ditching Shampoo: Beauty Trend 2008

What: More and more women are leaving their shampoo on the shelf and opting for a once-a-week shampoo and style at the salon instead. The Word: According to a recent New York Times article: “Today, as textured locks and full hair begin to eclipse the ironed and Japanese-straightened styles that were previously in vogue, weekly […]