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  • Advice

    Budget Shopping Tips for Men: Looking Great for Less

    Men Style. The final budget shopping frontier. Most men have no idea how to shop, yet alone budget shop for less. Men have been taught that they can’t be both frugal and stylish at the same time and their choices have been limited to either a pair of $5 Wranglers from K-Mart or a $2,000 [...] Read More

    March 14, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    The Bridge is (ALL) Over: Karl Lagerfeld’s new Signature Line

    According to Hip-Hop legend KRS-One “The Bridge is Over”. Well,  that might be true for rappers from Queens, but not for famous fashion designers. The fashion world has their La Perla’s in a bunch over the launch of Karl “the incredible shrinking designer” Lagerfeld’s new signature line. Laggy will join an expanding community of fellow [...] Read More

    March 13, 2006 by TBF

  • The Best Coupons + Deals

    Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams Portland Sample Sale

    > From my girls over at Portland Picks . . . There’s a sample sale at the Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams showroom on W. Burnside Ave in Portland, Oregon. I’m posting this because I’m a huge fan of MG+BW. The furniture, sold at stores like Crate ‘n’ Barrel,  is pricey, but well worth it.  [...] Read More

    March 10, 2006 by TBF

  • Espadrille

    Fashion + Style

    Spring’s Must Have Accessories: The ESPADRILLE

    The emergence of the espadrille, the flirty sandals with the jute (think woven rope) sole, is one big reason to be excited about the upcoming spring. I love these shoes, even though they sort of look like your walking on a wicker basket. As a rule of thumb, you shouldn’t pay more than $40 for [...] Read More

    March 10, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Hot Scoop: Canadian Designer Tara Jarmon at Target

    A Budget Fashionista exclusive: The next designer to hit Target as a part of its Go:International efforts is Canadian designer Tara Jarmon.  Jarmon, who is not as well-known as Target’s first GO designer, brit Luella Bartley, is the darling of the “well heeled” European jet set, with clothes that are stylish, comfortable, and quite wearable.  [...] Read More

    March 9, 2006 by TBF