Holiday Hazards for Credit Card Users

Okay, even a budget fashionista is tempted to break out the plastic when the holidays roll around, and we’re not judging . . . but if you’re thinking of putting some things on credit, make sure you’re aware of the pitfalls, which these days are even more numerous than ever before. Fortunately, you can get […]

Frustration-Free Packaging: Go Green

We talk a lot about unnecessary packaging here; some say “harp” even. But apparently some of the big guys are listening. Aaron over at Babble pointed us in the direction of Amazon, which has just released a list of toys that will be frustration-free on Christmas morning. That’s right, the impossible to rip open plastics, […]

Where to Find the 411 Black Friday Deals

Black Friday is the craziest shopping day of the year. Honestly, here at The Budget Fashionista we’d rather be digesting our Thanksgiving feast on than braving the Black Friday madness (biting and clawing over cashmere at Filene’s isn’t our idea of a good time) but if you are one of the dedicated masses, we still […]

Miss Trish of Capri at Target

Target recently announced a new partnership with high-end (like $325 for a pair of thong sandals) shoe designer Trish Carroll. From Press Release: Target is partnering with acclaimed accessories designer Trish Carroll to launch a limited-edition footwear collection, Miss Trish of Capri Target.  This collection is the fourth footwear launch in a series of limited-time-only […]

Green Thanksgiving Ideas: Recycle This

There are top five, top ten and top seven lists all over this interweb telling you how to green your T-day. We’ve sifted through and are recycling just for you, so you know how to be green while you get your eat on: TreeHugger – TreeHugger reminds us there is a reason root vegetables are […]

Home Maintenance: Go Green

One of our favorite places to land for budget tips is Being Frugal. So many times saving money = green since the world is better off the less energy, paper, non-recyclable things you don’t purchase. As our economy struggles to stay afloat and more and more are losing their houses, those of us that still […]