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  • Fashion + Style

    Romantic Bedroom Ideas: Web Round-Up

    The Budget Casa brings you links from around the web on what’s hot for your home: ~ Does your bedroom feel more like an oversized closet than a romantic retreat? Rental Decorating Digest suggests appealing to your five senses to create a cozy love nest (read more here) ~ Want to create the feeling of [...] Read More

    January 30, 2008 by Catherine

  • Fashion + Style

    Best Nail Polish Under $10: Reader Advice

    If you spend a buck on nail polish, you’re going to get what you pay for. But even spending more doesn’t always guarantee a decent finish that’ll hold up—and there’s nothing that’ll kill your style vibe quicker than busted up polish. We’ve always had good luck with OPI, which can be had for less than [...] Read More

    January 29, 2008 by Angela

  • Go Green on a Budget Guide

    Organic Kilts: Organic Fashion

    Today at The Budget Ecoist, we tip our hat to our progressive Scottish friends who have made organic kilts fashionable. Yes! This article on fashion news in Scotland details how organic wool producers are now entering the apparel and garment market. “There are around 10 organic wool producers delivering about two tons of raw materials [...] Read More

    January 29, 2008 by Catherine

  • Fashion + Style

    Dishwater for Watering Plants: Budget Gardening Tip

    Here’s a reason to hold onto that dirty dish water (seriously!). Keep a large, clean bucket or bowl in the sink and use it to hand wash your dishes. Then, when you’re done, take the water outside and use it to water your garden. Be sure to use a biodegradable dish soap, such as Seventh [...] Read More

    January 29, 2008 by Catherine

  • Reviews

    Caffeinated Products: Beauty Trend 2008

    What: Now you can drink your coffee and wear it, too. What the experts say: Linda Wells, Editor in Chief of Allure magazine, says that caffeinated products including ground coffee, green tea and CoffeeBerry, the fruit of the coffee plant, are showing up in lots of beauty products this year: “Caffeine has been found to [...] Read More

    January 29, 2008 by Catherine