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  • Fashion + Style

    Bob Cuts: Beauty Trend 2008

    What: People are lopping off their locks left and right. What the experts say: The January issue of Redbook Magazine reinforces that short, bobbed cuts are going to be huge in 2008. Says stylist Dion Moore from Tela Salon in New York City: “The new short cuts are about texture and movement [...] Read More

    January 10, 2008 by TBF

  • Go Green on a Budget Guide

    Reuse Your Old Books, Make a Purse: Recycle This

    A novel way to use old books laying around the house is by making a purse out of it.  One company, Inbound Designs, used this approach to create their own fashion line of book bags appealing mostly toward women.  They want $150 for each one of their custom created book purses, but with a little [...] Read More

    January 10, 2008 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Budget Grocery Tip: Citrus Peeler

    We can’t say enough good things about this citrus peeler from Crate and Barrel. We’ve had ours for several years, and every winter when the Florida navel oranges start appearing in the grocery stores, we dig it out of the gadget drawer and put it to work on those little globes of sunshine. It works [...] Read More

    January 10, 2008 by TBF

  • The Guide to Bras

    Best Bras on a Budget: Quick Tips for Finding the Perfect Fit

    Finding a bra that provides support and comfort can be like trying to find a needle in a haystack: frustrating, tedious, and nearly impossible. Here are some quick tips for a finding a bra that fits. When you find your size, try these bra- fitting tips: 1. The strap around your body should be firm [...] Read More

    January 10, 2008 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Adventures in Home Shopping: Chloe Dao on QVC

    You know those home shopping networks you sometimes pass over without a second thought? Savvy budget shoppers need to know this: the truth is, designer goods can be had on home shopping networks, sometimes for less money and a wider variety of sizes. Take Chloe Dao, for example. Project Runway fans will know her as [...] Read More

    January 9, 2008 by Angela