How to Shop Torrid

We’ve bemoaned the agony of finding fashionable and affordable plus size clothing a million times before, so we’ll skip that soapbox here, in the interest of brevity. That being said, Torrid is one of the very few retailers that features trendy and junior-centric clothing for girls with a little more curve. The problem? Quality is […]

Tips for Finding Mother of the Bride Outfits

Dear Budget Fashionista: I am a stylish soon to be mother-of-the-bride. I have been searching for something stylish, but all the dresses I’ve seen are for unfashionable ! What are some tips to help me find a hip mother of the bride dress without spending a fortune? Answer: Just because your kid is getting married, […]

7 Great Online Classified Sites

Think Craigslist is the only online classified site out there? We’ve done a little digging and, lo and behold, there are other options. While it’s true that classifieds are not exactly a top source for fashion items (actually, we wouldn’t really recommend them as a source at all) but we also know your budget shopping […]

How to Shop Payless

Okay, picture this: Lela Rose, Alice+Olivia, Isabel Toledo, Christian Siriano footwear, all in one place and at affordable prices. Plus a whole bunch of other cute, sexy and trendy shoes at even more affordable prices. See it? Yep, us too — ahhh, Payless. Yes, we know Payless isn’t perfect – occasionally you really do get […]

How to Shop HauteLook

Each day at 8 a.m. Pacific, before many west coast retail stores open, and long before trophy wives tote their toy dogs into Rodeo Drive boutiques, millions of women are getting there hands on gorgeous fashions, chic home decor and dream getaways, and their doing it from the comfort of their frugally furnished homes– for […]

How to Shop Victoria’s Secret

Victoria’s Secret is like the Holy Grail of sexy. Maybe it’s because your BFFs Alessandra Ambrosio and Chanel Iman are there to shop with you, or maybe its because you somehow always look so good in the dressing room mirrors. Whatever it is, a girl could blow a lot of money in the famed retailer, […]

How to Shop The Limited

Their customer is the young, professional woman. She wants fashion that reflects her up-to-the-minute sense of style, that gets her compliments at work, that turns heads. She wants fashion that lets her express herself among the black suits and khaki skits. Fashion that flatters and fits. If you’re screaming at your computer, “That’s me,” then […]