Spring is here, in weather and in look, and I’m super excited to trade my wool socks and tall leather boots in for wedges and skirts. I’m also extra thrilled that spring fashion this year is trending on soft and bright colors, ruffles, and silky materials- three of my favorite things! However, ever since I made […]
What: In case you haven’t heard this week, Vera Wang has opened a Shanghai bridal boutique in January to house her globally-revered bridal couture creations. Which typically wouldn’t be such a huge point of interest for normal folks who aren’t celebrity brides, except that the shop was charging 3,000 yuan ($480) for customers to have […]
If you’re anything like me, or the majority of northern-dwelling Americans for that matter, this time of year has you feeling blah. The sky is grey, the flowers are popping up but still far from blooming, and you’re more than ready to bring out your sandals. So you may have to look elsewhere for a fashion […]
Pantone, the lead communicator of color from all corners of the fashion industry, has announced not too long ago the Pantone Spring 2013 colors. This season’s colors include: emerald green (a.k.a the Color of the Year), dusk blue, jade, grass green, violet, lemon, linen, navy blue, and orange (its palette relative, tangerine tango, being last […]
The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. Since their rise to reality stardom, Kim, Khloé and Kourtney Kardashian have worked on an incredible amount of projects that have almost nothing in common with one another. Which is a wonderful thing for their careers and bank accounts, yet confusing for the rest of the […]
In the history of American fashion there have been many fascinating, influential, talented women who innovate and create amazing fashions. Here at The Budget Fashionista we’d like to highlight just a few of them for National Women’s History Month. We’ve come a long way, baby! One such woman is Betsey Johnson.
First the Olsen twins had that whole “let’s decorate bags with prescription pills” thing happening and now, it’s all about LEGO bricks. This time it’s not an Olsen brainchild, but that of LEGO jewelry and accessories maker, Agnieszka Biernacka (say that three times fast). Biernacka is selling a limited edition LEGO-made Gucci replica on her site, […]
The culture we live in is pretty contradictory. On one hand, you’ve got 43 year old Latina hotties frolicking with babies (and by that we mean J.Lo’s twins and her youthful boyfriend who’s barely touched his mid-twenties), but we’re also one Groupon deal away from 60% off Botox injections. Sure, we claim that 30 is […]