Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditShares 70Much as I love my sky-high heels and faded jeans, when it comes to attending church, I’m OK leaving them home. For me, church-appropriate styles are about subtle, conservative pieces instead of ones that make me look like I’m praying for a new drink to appear on tonight’s menu.
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditShares 10Ladies’ night out is fun, but sometimes staying in with friends is even better. We can kick off our heels, don’t have to shout to be heard and can avoid hokey “do you believe in love at first sight, or should I walk by again?” pick-up lines. Best of all, we can make ladies’ night in unique with dining decor that’s… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditTime to step out in style with great hair, awesome skin and zippers. Wait. Zippers? What’s so unique about them? They’re two strips of metal teeth that join stuff together. They keep jeans fitting right and prevent the world from seeing our undie color. They keep pocketbooks closed. What could possibly wow us about an ordinary zipper? Turns out, plenty. Like most… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditShares 100Dear Budget Fashionista: Hi! I’ve just started getting into “fashion” hose and tights in order to liven up my boring lawyer wardrobe. However, I have a few problems. First, I am plus size. Second, I live in a pretty un-trendy town, and I was wondering if you could suggest some online retailers for this type… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditShares 22Today’s guest post is by Charisse Conanan of Smarteys.com. I know — “money-saving tips” and “looking F-A-B-U-L-O-U-S” are terms that might appear to be at odds with each other. But, keep reading and you’ll realize that these terms go hand-in-hand, especially for those looking to impress their colleagues.
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditShares 69Dear Budget Fashionista, I have a wedding to attend in late June and I found a black dress with small white polka dots that I love. Can I wear black to a wedding? Answer: While you want to avoid wearing black to a daytime wedding, it’s fine to wear the dress to an evening wedding… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditAs a busy budget babe, I’m all for ways to save money and time without cutting any of my beauty habits. Over the years I’ve accumulated seasonal beauty tips for less, which means that I can fit them in on a Sunday afternoon or those few minutes between work and dinner. Here are my favorite five-dollar and… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditShares 300A little muffin top shouldn’t spoil your fun in the sun. After all, you should be able to have your cake (or ice cream, or funnel cake, or sno-cone…) and eat it too. If you’ve got a little extra in the mid-section, don’t let it get to you.
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditShares 39The wait is finally over! The Great Gatsby finally hit the theaters and the question is, what will you wear? The film will undeniably provide a heavy dose of flapper frenzy since Jazz-Era 1920s fashion is about as glam and sophisticated as it gets. Seeing it on the silver screen will only make us crave… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditThe following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. Imagine this: you’re cozy by a fire with a nice blanket, a cup of tea or maybe even a cup of alcohol. It’s snowing outside and you can see the faintest flicker of lights in the distance. You’re currently living in a holiday card. What’s the… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditShares 60Since fashion has become an aspect of life important to everyone and not just rich folks, an influx of DO and DO NOT advice has steadily been dispensed. We thought we’d take a look at the history of fashion and see what stood out as the 20 best fashion tips of all time, and this… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditSpring has sprung, but before you bring out the flip-flops, try this season’s sleek and stylish alternative. The heeled strappy sandal has made its presence known on the blogosphere and it’s ready to take your chic-factor up a notch, in place of boring flats and casual wedges.
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditDon’t get us wrong — we absolutely adore giving (and receiving!) flowers. But isn’t it safe to say that a pretty bouquet for Mothers’ Day isn’t the most inventive of gifts? Sure, a pack of peonies is pure splendor. And the sweet scent of long stem roses wafts wonderfully to our noses. But we’d like Mom’s… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditThe Bargainist has posted a list of what to avoid buying for your Mom on Mothers’ Day. Save money, spare the trouble and make your Mom feel so special! Mother’s Day is on Sunday, have you bought your Mom a present yet? If you’re after thoughtfulness, practicality and want to avoid cliché gifts, here’s a heads-up: cross… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditShares 17Confession time: Until recently, I considered a basic ponytail an updo. A fancy updo. To me, away from face = all things glam. Bonus points if my ponytail managed a cute tip flip (think Charlotte in Sex in the City). Then it truly was an elegant ‘do. Sigh. Clearly, my hair‘s been lacking in the glam department. So I decided to get on track by… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditDealnews has posted a list of what to buy and what NOT to buy this month of May. Fashion-savvy shoppers will be delighted to know that spring wardrobe is included among this month’s best buys. What to Buy in May, and More from Dealnews What They Say: Late April was an excellent time to start shopping… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditThe following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. Now that everyone‘s trying out punk, Vivienne Westwood—official grand dame and unofficial queen of counterculture style—is doing something startlingly mainstream: creating uniforms for Virgin Atlantic. And not safety-pinned, shredded and spiked versions of a uniform, either. The final sketches, just released today, reveal the designs to be quite simple… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditYes, we love lying out at the beach and playing in the pool, but even the most enthusiastic shoppers dread the thought of searching for a swimsuit, and we don’t blame them. Never is it more important to find the garment that flatters you best, and it must look perfect when you buy it– swimwear is… View Post