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  • Fashion + Style

    Trend Alert: The Sweater Dress

    What: The sweater dress as a wardrobe building option for fall. What the experts say: This, from the New York Times: “The sweater dress, no longer a boring basic straight out of your mother’s college yearbook, is swiftly racking up votes for the retail world’s Homecoming Queen.” What I say: They’re adorable in photos and [...] Read More

    October 6, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Beauty Advice: Best Facial Masks

    Dear Budget Fashionista, What is the best budget facial mask from a store or DIY at home for smoothing skin? Answer:Store: Definitely Queen Helena Mud Masks are the best, at a great price! (under $4). I’m sure readers also have their favorites (feel free to post them below) At Home: Oatmeal facial scrub. Mix Oatmeal, [...] Read More

    October 6, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Weekly Round-Up: See Jack Shop

    The very latest from See Jack Shop, the first Fashion/Shopping blog for men on a budget. ~ Love Clive Owen’s look? Jack tells you how to get it for the man in your life (view full post) ~ Logo tees are here to stay. Are they a Yea or a Nay? (view full post) ~ [...] Read More

    October 6, 2007 by TBF

  • Celebrity Style & Fashion

    Shoptalk: Anastasia Brown, Country Music Super Producer and Judge USA Network’s Nashville Star

    There’s nothing I like more than chatting with fun, interesting, intelligent women who also know how to shop, which is why my interview with Anastasia Brown, Country Music Super Producer and the “honest” judge on USA Network’s ‘Nashville Star”, was nothing but pure joy. This woman has worked with EVERYONE… John Travolta to Robin WIlliams [...] Read More

    October 5, 2007 by Kathryn

  • Street Fashion 101: Color Power

    The Budget Fashionista teams with Streetpeeper.com to bring you style lessons from trend-setters on the street. The Look: On the streets of London, this fashionista is hitting a whole bunch of big fall trends here – the tie-neck blouse (in turquoise – very current), tailored gray, a high waist. Labels? Not a one in the [...] Read More

    October 4, 2007 by TBF