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Customize Your Wardrobe with Made-to-Order Clothing

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Custom-made clothing is not just for the rich and famous anymore. Nearly anyone with a decent clothing budget and an eye for fashion can custom create their own shirts, jackets, pants, dresses, and other articles of clothing. No more struggling to squeeze your thighs into those standard size 6 jeans. Here’s the rundown on custom […]

8 Great Winter Bridesmaid Dresses

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Spring and summer bridesmaid dresses are easy: take one part flowy, one part flirty and one part pretty girly color and voila, wedding party magic (and bridesmaids who might possibly not lay a curse on your marriage for the hideous one-time-only dress you forced them to pay big bucks for).  But winter bridesmaid dresses? That’s […]

5 Fall Home Finds You Can Leave Out All Year

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Don’t let the party stores fool you, there’s plenty of harvest-inspired decor options without going full-on leaf garlands and gourds galore. Subtle selections are our favorite way to go, pieces you can set and forget because while quintessentially autumn, they really work around the clock to dress your nest. Read on to discover five fall home […]

Five AWESOME Reusable Grocery Bags

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What: Cute and practical market bags. They’re everywhere and are great alternatives to the traditional grocery bag. The Lowdown: These reusable market bags are perfect for grocery shopping  and even better they carry your phone, your wallet, those adorable pictures of your kids, and more! Sturdy enough to carry your (organic) milk, fashionable enough to […]

Best Swimsuits for Tall Women

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There are two things to consider when shopping for tall swimsuits – the size (duh) and the style. In terms of size, it can be difficult to find a swimsuit (especially a one piece) that is long enough to give you the coverage you need without the, ummmm, “Camel Toe” you don’t. Style wise, it […]

How to Budget Your Shopping Dollars

Dear Budget Fashionista, I’m working on losing weight and I’m currently saving up money for a new wardrobe once I reach my goal weight, because I’m going to need everything from under garments to shoes to earrings. Is there a certain percentage to spend on each type of clothing? Answer: Every person is different and […]

How to Recycle a Bridesmaid Dress

The notorious bridesmaid dress has been immortalized in all its silk taffeta awesome awfulness. Yup, we’re talking about Katherine Heigl in 27 Dresses and the slew of bridezilla movies featuring the horrid bridesmaid’s dress. Yet, for those of us who have been there, done that, most bridesmaids dresses are somewhere between horrible/terrible/no good and the […]