Comment for a Cure: Total Amount Raised

Thanks to all of you who commented during my Comment for A Cure initiative. For every comment you posted on The Budget Fashionista during the month of October, I agreed to donate $1 to the Breast Cancer Research Fund. Here’s the final total… Drum roll please….. You made 1,984 comments during the month of October, […]

Do Good: Coats for Cubs- Donate Fur to Humane Society

Now through Earth Day on Tuesday, Apr 22, bring your real fur apparel, including trims, accessories and shearling to any Buffalo Exchange and let them know it’s a donation for Coats for Cubs. Since you’re donating to The Humane Society of the United States, condition is unimportant. Used furs provide bedding and comfort to orphaned […]

Hot Maternity Clothes

“THESE PRODUCTS ARE NO LONGER BEING SOLD” A few months ago, I wrote a very well received post on where to find stylish maternity clothing and featured the site Destination Maternity, home to maternity stores like the expensive A Pea in the Pod, the more sedate Mimi Maternity, and the budget (and plus size) friendly […]

Ankle Wallets by SCRAM, er, I mean Chanel

Noted recently around the blogosphere: ankle wallets, featured in the Spring ‘08 Chanel show and speculated to have been inspired by SCRAM ankle monitors donned in recent months by certain high-profile bad girl celebs. One wonders if Lindsey Lohan, who’s been known to buddy up with Chanel’s Karl Lagerfeld, really has this much power. Perhaps […]