Fashion Trend: Nautical

As summer approaches, it seems that the perennial nautical “trend” is once again making the rounds. Sea-worthy colors and details are all over, and even if a Cosmo on board a 100’ yacht is nowhere in the near future for you, you can still indulge style-wise. Red, white and blue are the colors to consider […]

The Black Tank: High Vs. Low

There’s almost nothing as versatile in the summer as a black tank top—it goes with jeans, shorts, skirts, flip flops, flats, heels, and can be accessorized in so many ways that it almost boggles our budget fashion sensibilities. But as useful as it is, is the black tank worth sinking a bunch of cash into? […]

Chalkboard Napkin Rings: DIY

We love the MOMA store; unfortunately, it is often outside of our price range. So, when we saw these fabulous chalkboard napkin rings for $65 for a set of four, we thought, “We can totally make those ourselves!” And so we did. Here is how you can too. Materials Buy some plain wooden napkin rings […]

Clean Jeans: Green Fashion

Finding jeans that fit the budget and the hips isn’t a task for the weak of stomach. After blazing through racks and racks of skinny jeans with gasp-worthy price tags, it’s all too easy to flee to Cold Stone for a refreshing ice cream cone instead. Throw in a responsible desire for organic cotton, and […]

How to Get a Lower Interest Rate

If you have credit cards, chances are you’re paying interest on the balances you carry. Unless your wallet is packed with cards that are still in the introductory period of no interest, odds are also good that you might be paying too much for interest. After all, if you stay on top of your payments […]

Fringing: British Style on a Budget

Natalie gives us tips on how to get British Style on a Budget Make Pocahontas your new style icon this season, because fringing is going to be everywhere, and is set to carry through until Autumn/Winter, which might not be good news for all the fringe-haters out there. But fear not, here’s a few ways […]

Gap Limited Edition Artist Tshirt: Jeff Koons, Chuck Close and more

Credit: Dexigner Yesterday, the Gap launched their first-ever Artist Edition T-Shirt collection in stores and online.  In celebration of the 2008 Whitney Biennial, the store collaborated with previous Biennial artists like Chuck Close and Jeff Koons to create this limited edition collection. The limited edition collection is available exclusively at select Gap stores in the […]

Fashion Trend: Lariat Necklace

Jewelry trends are coming fast and furious this summer, and the latest one hovering on the horizon is the lariat. It may not have arrived completely, but it seems to be on its way and we like to give you the heads up so you can be ready. While “lariat” may call up images of […]