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  • Fashion + Style

    Loans that Change Lives: Do Good

    What: Kiva lets you connect with and loan money to unique entrepreneurs in the developing world. By choosing a loan on Kiva, you can “sponsor a business” and help the world’s working poor make great strides towards economic independence. Throughout the course of the loan (usually 6-12 months), you can receive email journal updates from [...] Read More

    February 10, 2008 by TBF

  • Go Green on a Budget Guide

    Reduce Disposables: Reader Tips

    Reusing common household products reduces waste and helps conserve resources. It’s a simple way to make a positive environmental impact. Here are a few ways we reduce our use of disposable products: Whenever we take our cup of joe to go, we bring a reusable coffee mug. we’ve broken the bottled water habit. More than [...] Read More

    February 10, 2008 by TBF

  • Painterly Florals: Runway to Real Life

      Going from the runway to real life isn’t always easy . . . Roll over the slideshow below for tips on how to make spring’s big florals work for you:      [...] Read More

    February 10, 2008 by Angela

  • Fashion + Style

    Papasan Cushions 50% off at Pier1.com:  Daily Deal

    The Deal:  Papasan cushions originally $60 and $12, now reduced to $30 and $6 each The Lowdown:  If that papasan chair needs a little post-winter revival, a fresh new cushion will easily take care of those winter blues.  The selection from Pier 1 features super-soft suede cushions in bold colors including red, dark brown, green, [...] Read More

    February 10, 2008 by Sabah

  • Reviews

    L’oreal HIP Cream Shadow Paint in Lofty: Product Review

    What: Robin puts L’Oreal HIP Cream Shadow Paint, $11.99, to the test. The Lowdown: When I first came across L’Oreal’s new HIP Shadow Paints, they immediately reminded me of M.A.C.‘s paints in the little metal tubes, which I’ve always been a fan of, despite their mess factor. What’s so genius about these is that they [...] Read More

    February 10, 2008 by TBF