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  • Street Fashion 101: In Black and White

    The Budget Fashionista teams with Streetpeeper.com to bring you style lessons from trend-setters on the street. The Look: Seen on the street during Spring 2008 Fashion Week in New York, she’s pulled together in a ZHlot skirt, Pierre Arterre heels, and a Lolly bag. For the Style File: Let’s face it, black and white is [...] Read More

    October 11, 2007 by TBF

  • Reviews

    Rimmel Lycra Lash Extender mascara, $6.49

    What: Angela’s lashes put Rimmel Lycra Lash Extender mascara to the test. [...] Read More

    October 10, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Diane Kruger on a Budget

    Actress Diane Kruger (here, in InStyle) has a handle fall comfort with this laid-back-yet-pulled-together look. Feeling inspired? Good, we were too. Here’s our take on how you can put it together, all without taking a second job to pay for it. Please try this at home. Gray ruffled henley, $29.50 at Gap Striped tee by [...] Read More

    October 10, 2007 by TBF

  • Beauty

    Beauty Advice: Defining Natural Curls

    Dear Budget Fashionista, I have a press and curl and I’m looking for products I can use when I want to go for a more natural-curly look.  I’m looking for products that will define my tightly curled hair while at the same time leave my hair looking moisturized Answer: I find most over-the-counter curl defining [...] Read More

    October 9, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Plus size at Prada?

    What: Prada featured a “plus size” (who was more “average” sized than plus) on the runway during Milan’s fashion week What the fashion heads say: From The Daily Telegraph: The back-to-nature collection was apparently inspired by the German art nouveau movement, in which straight lines were eschewed in favour of a more rounded look. What [...] Read More

    October 9, 2007 by Kathryn