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  • Fashion + Style

    The Look for Less: Benches Under $100

    Benches are the perfect piece of furniture. They help you solve storage and organizational problems and they’re cute. If they gave back rubs, we’d marry ‘em. Benches don’t have to bust your budget either. Check out these lovely benches all for under $100. From the top down: Target’s hall bench in natural is $79.99; JCPenny [...] Read More

    January 9, 2008 by LyzL

  • High vs. Low: The Track Jacket

    Velour track jackets have become a wardrobe staple of sorts—at least we see them everywhere, whether we actually wear them or not. It’s such a simple and casual item that it’s hard to believe that any of them come with a high-end price-tag, but, of course, they do. Here, well—you know the drill. One is [...] Read More

    January 9, 2008 by Angela

  • Go Green on a Budget Guide

    Remodeling Uses for Old Newspaper: Green Tip

    Starting another remodeling project? Then you’ve got a great opportunity to reuse your old newspapers. Rather than just throwing them away, use your old newspapers to cover your windows before painting to make sure that you don’t get any paint in any unwanted areas. Also, use the newspaper to cover floors, carpet, and even electrical [...] Read More

    January 9, 2008 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    DIY: Eco-friendly window cleaner

    White vinegar is a cheap and eco-friendly cleaning substitute. And it actually works better than Windex. Windex is about $2.40 a pint while vinegar can be bought in giant containers from grocery stores for $.99 a pint. So, save your Windex spray bottles because you’re never going to need them again. Fill them with a [...] Read More

    January 9, 2008 by LyzL

  • Fashion + Style

    Best Body Shapers on a Budget: Reader Advice

    Last week, we got the lowdown on your picks for best bra on a budget. Seeing as you had so much to say on that topic, we’re thinking you’ll have plenty to share on another hot topic for fashionistas everywhere: body shapers. Spanx are the gold standard, it seems, but aren’t what we’d call super [...] Read More

    January 8, 2008 by Angela