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  • Fashion + Style

    What to Buy Fall 2007: Falling for Plaid

    What: Mad plaid on the runway for fall, updated with modern colors and fabrics. What the Fashion heads say: Style.com: “….the patterned cloth looked surprisingly twenty-first century, thanks in part to electric-bright color combinations…” The Lowdown: Did plaid ever really go away? It feels a bit like a flashback to the fall previews of ’06, [...] Read More

    July 27, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    C7P: Chip & Pepper’s New Budget Line with JC Penney Stores

    Credit: Chip & Pepper Blog What: Chip & Pepper, the twin LA denim designers, partnered with retailer JC Penney’s for the C7P (the “&” sign and the number “7” are both on the same key on your keyboard) line, an affordable denim and sportswear line for Back to School 2007. The line includes an array of [...] Read More

    July 26, 2007 by TBF

  • Bright Shoes

    Fashion + Style

    What to Buy Fall 2007: Bright Colored Shoes

    One of the hottest trends of the summer will continue to be a hot trend for fall, the bright colored shoe. While a pair of yellow pumps might not be your everyday shoe, it can add a much needed to kick to a fall wardrobe full of blacks and browns. How to Wear Bright Colored [...] Read More

    July 26, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Free Books for Fellow Bloggers

    Thanks to everyone who read my first book, How to Be a Budget Fashionista,  and posted a review. I REALLY appreciate it, especially the support from long time readers of the blog and fellow bloggers.  I made a personal commitment to taking a “blogroots” approach to getting the word out about the book. If you [...] Read More

    July 26, 2007 by TBF

  • Reviews

    Daisy Marc Jacobs: What to Buy Fall 2007

    What: Daisy by Marc Jacobs, the designer’s new fragrance launching just in time for fall, has created an invite only online “experience” with product descriptions, chances to win prizes, and a highly addictive pollination game. The perfect way to waste time while your boss is on vacation. What the fashion head say: from Splendora- “Daisy [...] Read More

    July 25, 2007 by TBF