Pink and Red For Every Skin Color and Budget


With Valentine’s thoughts in the air, wardrobes suddenly blush with pinks and reds. Women of all skin colors can wear red and pink if the right shades are chosen, and these images are proof positive. There are great picks here for the teensy budget and the modest budget as well. Enjoy the bouquet!

Minka Kelly, Jamie Chung, and Gabrielle Douglas Among the Hot Ladies to Headline This Year’s The Heart Truth® Red Dress Collection Fashion Show

The Heart Truth Fashion Show

As most of our avid TBF readers know, I’ve always been a staunch advocate of our women’s heart health. My grandmother, Anna Mae Finney, suffered from heart disease and this has had a deep impact on how I think about my own health. Plus, I’m a fashionista, and I love a great fashion show. And […]

Style Icon: Dorothy Dandridge

Dorothy Dandridge

This post is part of a series as The Budget Fashionista and its sister site Mighty Beauty pay tribute and celebrate Black History Month this February. When we think of Black Hollywood of old, Dorothy Dandridge stands out as one of its brightest shining stars. She was style personified. She had an air of glamour in […]

5 Winter Sales You Can Wear All Year


Many of our favorite stores are now putting their winter collections on sale. But just because it’s on sale (or a “winter item“) doesn’t mean that you can’t wear it year round. Here are my five favorite stores currently on sale with versatile items that you can wear any time of year.