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  • High Vs. Low: The Bow Boot

    Bows are suddenly everywhere, including on our feet: take these two pairs of bow-bedecked boots, for example. Both are black, high-heeled, and of the moment—but one has a designer label and the staggering pricetag to match, while the other will have you walking tall with the knowledge that you can be stylish and save a [...] Read More

    December 27, 2007 by Angela

  • Fashion + Style

    Grow Your Own Valentines

    On my recent visit to Target, I found that the Dollar Spot is all decked out for Valentine’s Day. Yes, you read that right! Valentine’s Day. As disturbing as it is to think that February 14 is less than two months away, there are some great, inexpensive gifts to be had. I picked up three [...] Read More

    December 27, 2007 by TBF

  • The Budget Holiday Shopping Guide

    After Christmas Shopping Tip: Hold the Returns

    So, you’re ready to hit the after-Christmas sales, and just happen to have a gift or two that doesn’t fit or doesn’t fit. As eager as you are to make the switch for something you really love—at a discount, yet—we suggest you hold that thought. Return lines are notoriously long this time of year—nobody’s going [...] Read More

    December 27, 2007 by Angela

  • High vs. Low: Jeans

    Some budget jeans look like budget jeans, but so many others look great that it’s hard to justify spending all that extra dough for a big designer name. Here are two skinny jeans, for example—one is bargain enough that if you love ‘em, you can stock up with more than one pair, while the other [...] Read More

    December 26, 2007 by Angela

  • Guide to Decorating Your Home on a Budget

    Entertaining on a Budget: Let your New Year shine

    Add some shine to your New Year’s Eve party with silver accents. Silver coupled with candles reflects light and adds shimmer, so a little goes a long way. Hostess with the Mostess has some great budget-friendly ideas for creating a spectacular table in silver. Not only does setting your table in silver add pizazz to [...] Read More

    December 26, 2007 by LyzL