Organic Cotton 101: Green Fashion

Green gals know to buy organic cotton. But why? Here’s a run-down on organic cotton and why you should look for it when buying t-shirts, towels, and yet more of those always-disappearing white socks. Conventional cotton is one of the most widely grown crops in the world. It’s also one of the most chemical-intensive – […]

Yea or Nay: Renting Designer Sunglasses

It’s baaacccckkk.. Due to overwhelming demand, we’re bringing back Kathryn’s weekly “Yea or Nay” posts. For you new TBFers, in this weekly segment, Kathryn posts her thoughts on controversial fashion trends, styles, or events and ask you, our wonderful readers, to give your two cents. Lert the fun begin! Would you pay $65.00 a month […]

Expert Closet Cleaning Tips: Jerry Pozinak, Cameo Cleaners

Jerry Pozniak, owner of Cameo Cleaners in New York City, gives us some great tips for cleaning out our closet and prepping them for storage. Expert Closet Cleaning Tips Clothing Preservation 101 · Clean all items thoroughly before packing – if the item is delicate, have it dry cleaned. · Plastic or cardboard storage containers […]

Fashion Trend: Horizontal Stripes

“THESE PRODUCTS ARE NO LONGER BEING SOLD” We know the fashion mantra—no horizontal stripes, no horizontal stripes, NO HORIZONTAL STRIPES. But this Spring it seems that designers and retailers have decided to throw us a curveball, with super-cute horizontal stripe-emblazoned tops and dresses all over the place. So, if you are tempted to cross that, […]

Torrid Announces Plus Size Bridal Collection

Torrid, aka the hipper mall based plus size shop, recently launched a bridal collection available online at The collection features dresses (from $140 to $220), lingerie, and accessories (like the hat shown above). While the accessories are pretty cute (if anyone decides to get the wedding hat shown above, PLEASE send us a photo… […]

Covered Bulletin Boards: DIY

If you work from home it’s important to surround yourself with colorful, inspiring objects. For one it gets you fired up to get going and secondly it reminds you that you’re not in the traditional office surroundings of Dunder Mifflin. A bulletin board can also serve as a way for you to organize you family’s […]

Lighthouse International Posh Designer Sale May 14th-17th

Lighthouse International’s POSH Designer Fashion Sale arrives May 14-17 in New York City, featuring items from top designers and donating proceeds to Lighthouse International’s services for the blind and visually-impaired. Think Armani, Chanel, Dior, Prada, and Jimmy Choo, among others. A Coach leather bag for $250. Chanel suits starting at $250. Interested? Us too. The […]