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  • Fashion + Style

    Spring 2006 New York Fashion Week:  Nicole Richie Stoled My Fashion Mojo

    I think I’ve lost my fashion mojo. It’s really difficult to feel inspired by a $1500 pair of khaki shorts, when there’s so much going on in the world. It’s even more difficult to feel inspired, when you over hear celebrities saying truly stupid comments like “(Hurricane) Katrina has really impacted me. Like, I decided [...] Read More

    September 15, 2005 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Spring 2006 New York Fashion Week: Mute Colors Lead the Way

    Credit: Randy Brooke/Style.com It’s Spring 2006 fashion week and to tell you the truth, I’ve been a bit bored by the shows.  Say buh-bye to the whole over embellished, Laura Angells Wilder meets Gypsy Rose Lee look. Spring 2006 is all about being more conservative and more refined—fitting fashion statements considering the current challenges faced [...] Read More

    September 14, 2005 by TBF

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    Top Fashion Blogs

    It seems like everyone and their mommas (and grandmommas) have a blog. Blogging has become as popular as, well, writing in a diary. So my friend Dee and I selected a few of our favorite fashion- and shopping- budget related blogs. Now of course, our favorite blog is The Budget Fashionista, but there are other [...] Read More

    September 12, 2005 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    The Fake Debate: You Weigh In

    When I posted my thoughts on fake Louis Vuitton bags and tips for telling if your bag was fake, I had no idea the amount of debate I would stir up. Apparently the issue of fake bags has really touched a chord with shoppers, designers, retailers, and fashionistas around globe. On one side, we have [...] Read More

    September 9, 2005 by TBF

  • Guide to Decorating Your Home on a Budget

    Creative Ways to Use Bounce

    I’m no domestic goddess, but to me there’s nothing like the lightly perfumed smell of laundry straight from the dryer. So, you can imagine the joy I felt when I learned that the folks at Bounce (you know the fabric softener) put together a website where people can post their tips on the many ways [...] Read More

    September 5, 2005 by TBF