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  • Go Green on a Budget Guide

    Fashionable Vegan Shoes by Earth Shoes

    Who knew Vegan shoes could be so cute? Mention vegan clothing to a Fashionista, and immediately thoughts of rough hemp vests and hot “pleather” boat shoes come to mind.  Earth Shoes, a 30-year-old family owned company, is out to change that stereotype, effortlessly merging fashion with animal rights. This fashion footwear is certified by the [...] Read More

    January 3, 2005 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Dressing for the Cold Weather

    Every time I complain about the cold weather on the east coast—a vaild complaint considering that the mercury has been hovering dangerously close to single digits for the past week—someone, without fail, brings up the fact that I am from Minnesota. It is like because I grew up in arguably the coldest place on earth, [...] Read More

    December 29, 2004 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Designer Handbags: My Flat in London Bags

    My Flat in London bags and totes, all the rage in the UK, have officially crossed the ocean. They are so new, that they have yet to be knocked off. The bags are sort of like Kate Spade meets Hello Kitty—girly but practical purses and totes in a variety of different fabrics. Usually they retail [...] Read More

    December 21, 2004 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Me and Mo: A Shopping Experience

    One of the best things about being The Budget Fashionista is the ability to “help” love ones. I often get frantic calls from friends and family members—asking for help with a major fashion emergency—like “My boyfriend has finally decided to take me to Sunday brunch at his parents. It’s Saturday night at 6pm. What do [...] Read More

    December 15, 2004 by admin

  • The Best Coupons + Deals

    The Top Thrift Shops in New England

    Here is an excellent list of top thrift shops in New England, from one of our readers . . . Enjoy Ok, here is a list of some of my favorites on the Cape and then one in Providence, RI that are great: Cape Cancer Thrift Shop- Barnstable County Rte. 6A, Main Street, 362-2848 Year [...] Read More

    December 12, 2004 by TBF