Sweater Storage: Fashion Advice

Dear Budget Fashionista, I had a question about storing sweaters – what’s the best solution?  I don’t have enough drawer space as my sweaters are pretty bulky and quickly take up space.  I tried stacking them on the wire shelves in my closet but they unfold pretty easily and start looking sloppy.  And hanging them […]

The Look for Less: Tuesday Morning

Tuesday Morning is every bargain hunter’s best friend, with brands like Wedgwood, Samsonite, Madame Alexander, and Limoges at closeout prices. If you’re looking for anything from luggage, paper plates, towels and bedspreads, visit your local Tuesday Morning first. They even have fancy olive oil (you know, the ones in the great bottles), and fabulous pots […]

Comfortable Shoes on an Extreme Budget

Black Suede Wedge

Dear Budget Fashionista, I have a question! I’m a college senior about to embark on interviews, then hopefully a job – even a career if I’m lucky. 😉 I live in tennis shoes with arch supports in them because I have really bad feet, and so far I have barely found any nice, adult-looking shoes […]

Vote For The Budget Fashionista

Okay, TBF peeps—we need your love now more than ever. The Budget Fashionista has been nominated for a Bloggie Award in the Best Fashion Blog category. While it’s a thrill just to be nominated, we’d loooove to actually win; it’s a tough field, but you know that we’re the TRUE agents of change—change in your […]

The Look for Less: A Taste of India

If you’d like to incorporate the rich colors and textures of India without the expensive plane ticket then check out the site An Indian Summer Bazaar. It features unique and original Indian art at very reasonable prices. The Madhubani painting above is selling for only $20. Hurry. When we say one-of-a-kind, we mean it. There […]