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  • Fashion + Style

    Tips for Hanging Family Photos

    What: Sunset magazine recently posted an article with strategies for hanging family photos. The Lowdown: We’ve all had times when we just couldn’t figure out what to do with those family photos. This post gives you five, budget friendly,  tips- like varying mat size and painting the wooden frames a unifying color. Read the article: [...] Read More

    September 25, 2007 by Catherine

  • Fashion + Style

    Yea or Nay: Toe Cleavage

    So I’ve received about a billion emails about this topic. On one hand, I think a limited amount of toe cleavage can be sexy (especially if your guy/girl has a foot fetish). However, too much toe cleavage can be a little out of place in certain more conservative environments like church or work. Then there [...] Read More

    September 24, 2007 by Catherine

  • Fashion + Style

    Shop by Color at Yahoo!

    We talk a lot about pieces and cut, but the unsung hero of every style season is color. Once you’ve read about the season’s most desirable hues here at The Budget Fashionista, head over to Yahoo! Shopping and try out their new “Shop by Color” feature. It’s simple, really: you know that one of the [...] Read More

    September 23, 2007 by Catherine

  • Reviews

    Neutrogena Instant Nail Enhancer, about $7 for .20 oz.

    What: Angela buffs up with Neutrogena’s manicure alternative, the Instant Nail Enhancer. [...] Read More

    September 22, 2007 by Catherine

  • Fashion + Style

    Celebrity Fashion: Lauren Conrad Limited Release

    What: Lauren Conrad, of MTV’s The Hills and formerly Laguna Beach, has released limited items from her new line. What the fashion heads say: This, from People.com: “The fashion line will reflect her upbringing in the Southern California lifestyle, with easy-to-wear dresses, tops and silhouettes—all at an affordable price ranging from $42-$150.” What I say: [...] Read More

    September 22, 2007 by Catherine