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  • Norma Kamali at Spiegel

    > Designer Norma Kamali is set to launch a VERY affordable collection for catalog/online retailer Spiegel. The collection, debuting this spring, will feature a number of pieces ranging from $19 to $89. The 17 pieces will only come in red and black (a few select pieces will come in stripes, don’t we feel special) and [...] Read More

    January 5, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Procrastination is So Much Fun: Paper Doll Heaven Online Fashion Game

    > Next to singing in the shower and watching Celebrity Fit Club (love Young MC), procrastination is my favorite thing to do. On a bad day, I can be found procrastinating about, well, procrastinating, which leads to doing absolutely nothing (which is the point of procrastination, right?). On a good day, I stumble across great [...] Read More

    January 4, 2006 by TBF

  • Spring Fashion Tips and Predictions

    > From this week’s newsletter My predictions for 2006 . . . You will be the boss. Retailers are will try every trick in the book to get you to shop. Vera Wang will premier a line at Kohl’s. Santa sweaters become chic. Marc Jacobs will premier a line at Wal-Mart. A girl can dream. [...] Read More

    January 3, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Take The Budget Fashionista’s Shopping Survey 2006

    Credit: Shutterstock From the most your willing to pay for a pair of designer jeans to your own personal shopping philosophy, TBF’s annual, somewhat scientific, shopping survey gives you a glimpse into the shopping habits of your fellow shoppers. In our first survey conducted last year, over 800 readers shared their shopping habits, advice and [...] Read More

    January 1, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Budget Fashionista Heading to LA

    So I’m heading to LA in mid January (since the increase of TV stuff, I’ve been back and forth quite often) and of course plan to do tons of shopping. My goal is simple: to gas up the rental car, pop in a CD of Sheryl Crow’s greatest hits, and hit the mean shopping streets [...] Read More

    December 28, 2005 by TBF

  • City Shopping Guides

    Shopping Guide to New York City

    New York City. Don’t those three magical words just scream “shopper’s paradise”? Although “budget” may not be the first thing at comes to mind when you think of Big Apple shopping, we have the tips to guide you through the expensive shopping trenches so you can discover the hidden and not-so-hidden bargains in the city [...] Read More

    December 27, 2005 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Smart Shoppers Shop AFTER Christmas

    > It has taken all the will power I could muster up not to venture out to the post-christmas sales (the day is still young). Merchants are offering amazing discounts to the shoppers (including discounts on select spring items), in order to make up for dismal sales this Christmas. According to an AP article, the [...] Read More

    December 26, 2005 by TBF