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  • Steals + Deals

    WIN Tickets to the Toronto Clothing Show

    Attention Canadian Peeps! The Toronto Clothing Show is going next week, Sept 16 and 17th.  Check our new designers, great boutiques, and a sample sale or two. The first person to email me by Saturday with their postal address, will win TWO FREE TICKETS to the Clothing Show. The Details: Toronto’s The Clothing Show Time: [...] Read More

    September 8, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Bye, Bye “For Me Magazine” and Hello “Isaac’s Style Book”

    For Me, the $1.95 spin off of Woman’s Day Magazine, will call it quits in October And . . . Our favorite high/low end designer, Isaac Mizrahi, is starting a biannual publication called Isaac’s Style Book. According to Fashion Wire Daily, the first issue of the publication will include “an essay on making your own [...] Read More

    September 7, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Abaete is Now at Payless

    Abaete is now available at select Payless stores.  I dropped by the store on 17th and 6th Avenue in NYC and I must say I was quite impressed with not only the style but the quality of the shoes. This was a much smarter move than the whole Star Jones shoe line. Good for you [...] Read More

    September 7, 2006 by TBF

  • Product Reviews

    Beauty Newsletter: The Budget Fashionista’s Fall Make-up Picks

    During the summer I rarely wear make-up (what’s the point?), but     come September I’m all about fall make-up. Here’s some of my favorite beauty products for fall, all for well under     $10. Target.com Drugstore.com         SRC=”http://www.thebudgetfashionista.com/newsletter/090406_fall/images/fall_beauty_07.jpg” HEIGHT=”172″>     HEIGHT=”172″>     SRC=”http://www.thebudgetfashionista.com/newsletter/090406_fall/images/fall_beauty_09.jpg” HEIGHT=”172″>     HEIGHT=”172″>   [...] Read More

    September 5, 2006 by TBF

  • Advice

    Dollar Store Shopping

    My friend Sandra is the diva of dollar stores. The stuff this woman finds is amazing; gorgeous woven baskets, underwear, greeting cards, you name it. She shares some of her thoughts on dollar stores with us: Looking for gift bags, wrapping paper, pens, shampoo, make-up, lotion, pencils, or small ceramic items?  Your local dollar store [...] Read More

    September 4, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Fashion Advice: Where to Find Stylish WW/Double Wide Shoes for Women

    Dear Budget Fashionista, I was wondering if there are any shoe catalogs that have great shoes for those with double wide/WW feet. I do in fact get shoe catalogs through the mail that come in my size every now and then, but they are really nothing to my liking. Check out Zappos.com, which has a [...] Read More

    September 3, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Neiman Marcus vs. The Budget Fashionista

    Neiman Marcus is threatening to sue me…. See, I can talk about Neiman Marcus and can even use photos from their online site, but only IF I suggest that you ONLY shop at Neiman Marcus in the post. It’s okay to use their pictures, if I turn my blog into free advertising space for the [...] Read More

    September 2, 2006 by TBF