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  • Steals + Deals

    Site I Like: Gotham City Online

    No matter how many pairs of shoes I buy, I always seem to live in just one or two pair. This summer, my favorites were a pair black canvas skimmers from Target and a pair of Kenneth Cole Reaction metallic slides from Gotham City Online for $9.99. I found Gotham City Online (GCO) while searching [...] Read More

    August 17, 2006 by TBF

  • Steals + Deals

    Hermes Sample Sale

    From Daily Candy What: Hermes Sample Sale Why: Prepare to wait in line for ready-to-wear merchandise and accessories for men and women. When: Aug. 23-26. Wed., 2-6 p.m.; Thurs., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Where: Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 W. 18th St., b/t Sixth & Seventh Aves., 4th flr. (212-759-7585). [...] Read More

    August 16, 2006 by TBF

  • Steals + Deals

    Spotted: Red Mini Dress, $24.80

    From time to time, a google ad on the site catches my interest and I’m compelled to click. Today I clicked on an ad for “Sexy Evening Dresses” and was brought to this dress. Now I can’t voucher for the authenticity of the site and if you do decide to purchase this dress or anything [...] Read More

    August 16, 2006 by TBF

  • Decorate Your Home on a Budget

    How to Furnish Your First Apartment

    There’s nothing like signing the lease to your first apartment. Now instead of sharing a bathroom with 10 people you do not know, you get to share a bathroom with 10 of your closest friends. Hopefully, you got more space than your dinky dorm room, but how do you tastefully furnish (bed, desk, dresser, chair, [...] Read More

    August 16, 2006 by TBF

  • Money & Finance Tips

    Where to Find Student Employment

    It is hard to be a fashionista with $3.56 in your bank account. I realized this as I stared face to face with a pair of Charles David black leather boots at Bloomingdale’s. $3.56 is how much money I had in my checking account the second semester of my senior year of college. The boots [...] Read More

    August 15, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Fashion Advice for College Students

    Congratulations! You are starting your first year of college. No longer the Supreme Being you once were as a Senior in High School, you are about to embark on an adventure that will change your life . . . for better or for worse. Before I went to college, I wish I had someone to [...] Read More

    August 14, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion Advice: Where to Buy Careerwear?

    Question: I used to buy careerwear from Casual Corner (they are now closed along with the discounted store Annex). What designer/store specializes in careerwear (size 12+) that are basic and reasonably priced (e.g. $200 max for an item)? Answer You still have several great options for careerwear. Here’s a few . . . Jones New [...] Read More

    August 13, 2006 by TBF