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  • Fashion + Style

    DIY: Fridge Scrabble

    Over at Craftster.org, one of the crafty members made a refrigerator scrabble board by taking her Scrabble board to the copy shop and color copying it and laminating it. She affixed magnets (you can find magnet tape at your local craft store between $2 and $3 for a roll) to the backs of the letters. [...] Read More

    January 23, 2008 by LyzL

  • Go Green on a Budget Guide

    Freecycle: Green Tip

    You might have heard of Freecycle. Maybe you’ve been curious to try it.  With today’s Green Tip we’re hoping to entice you to try out this wonderful community recycling opportunity.  The Freecycle Network is made up of local community groups, moderated by a local volunteer. Signing up is easy and free. Simply go to the [...] Read More

    January 23, 2008 by Catherine

  • Fashion + Style

    How to Tell If An Online Site is Fake: Fashion Advice

    Dear Budget Fashionista, I’ve come across a lot of online shops that use pictures that look like they came straight off of style.com. Should I be careful with these sites? Answer: As a rule of thumb you should be very leery of a site that uses runway photos (which can be easily “borrowed from a [...] Read More

    January 23, 2008 by Catherine

  • Fashion + Style

    Petite Sphere Crystal Lamp $33.99 at Overstock.com:  Daily Deal

    The Deal:  Petite Sphere Crystal Lamp only $33.99, compare at $159.99 at Overstock.com The Lowdown: Dress up a side table or empty bookshelf with this miniature lamp with a sphere glass base and modern design.  The lamp shade comes in a bold red color that will easily brighten up any brown, black, and wood accents [...] Read More

    January 23, 2008 by Sabah

  • Fashion + Style

    Prom Shoes on a Budget: Five Pairs for Less Than $30

    “THESE PRODUCTS ARE NO LONGER BEING SOLD” We’ve found five awesome, prom-worthy shoes for less than $30 a pair. Up the glam factor with these Hollywould Glitter Lace Pumps, in pink or silver, at Target for $14.99. A sophisticated sandal with sparkle, on sale now for $9.99 at Payless.com (regular price $24.99) Classic patent pumps [...] Read More

    January 23, 2008 by Angela