The Look for Less: Fabulous Fabric

Jessica Jones, who blogs over at one of our favorite sites How About Orange, just came out with a line of fresh-faced fabrics called Modern Flora, for sale at J. Caroline Creative. The fabulous retro, spring-chic look of Modern Flora reminds us of the power of fabric to revitalize a room. You can use fabric […]

Fashion News: Metrostyle Launches M by Shakara Line

What: Model Shakara Ledard and partner up this spring for a for a new line called M by Shakara What they say: From the Metrostyle press release: “The M by Shakara collection features mix and match clothing and accessories that are geared to the stylish, contemporary woman.  Retail price points range from $14.99 for […]

Romantic Bedroom Ideas: Web Round-Up

The Budget Casa brings you links from around the web on what’s hot for your home: ~ Does your bedroom feel more like an oversized closet than a romantic retreat? Rental Decorating Digest suggests appealing to your five senses to create a cozy love nest (read more here) ~ Want to create the feeling of […]

Best Nail Polish Under $10: Reader Advice

If you spend a buck on nail polish, you’re going to get what you pay for. But even spending more doesn’t always guarantee a decent finish that’ll hold up—and there’s nothing that’ll kill your style vibe quicker than busted up polish. We’ve always had good luck with OPI, which can be had for less than […]

Home Fitness Rooms: Web Round-Up

The Budget Casa brings you links from around the web on what’s hot for your home: ~ If exercising more is one of your New Year’s resolutions, you can make sticking to it easier than ever by creating your own fitness room at home. From motivational messages on the walls to furniture that hides your […]

Piggy Bank $14.99 at  Daily Deal

The Deal: Nickel Piggy Bank reduced to $14.99 from $29.00 at The Lowdown: Teach your children to save their pennies and/or honor your New Year’s resolution to be frugal with this attractive piggy bank decked out in shiny nickel.  This silver accent is perfect for your side table, dresser, or just an office desk […]

The Look for Less: Capiz Chandeliers

The shimmering pearl of capiz chandeliers is enough to add luminescence to any room in the house. But they usually run a little pricey. The Serena Chandelier from Gracious Home is $2,600 (yikes!). But thanks to Target, you can have the look without sacrificing your vacation fund. Target’s new line of capiz chandeliers is on […]

GreenDimes: Do Good

We can safely say that about 75% of the mail we receive each day is unwanted junk mail.  We recycle every bit of it, some of it we can even compost.  But you know what chaps our hide? The fact that we have to do this at all. Why is it our responsibility to ensure […]

Pendant Lampshade $30 off at  Daily Deal

The Deal:  Printed Pendant Lampshade now only $29.99, reduced from $59.99 at The Lowdown: Add a romantic touch to the dining room or lounge with this whimsical printed lamp. It’s made with a near-transparent white fabric decorated with printed flowers.  This lampshade is a light touch for any dark corner, and a 60W bulb […]