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  • Fashion + Style

    Product Review: Kitchen Aid 8 in. Depth Immersion Blender

    What: 8 in. Depth Immersion Blender. The Lowdown: This is not just another kitchen gadget. It can be used to quickly and efficiently make applesauce, creamy soup, drinks—nearly anything a standard blender can do, but with less fuss. Simply immerse it into the mixing bowl, pot, or provided mixing cup, and blend. Best of all, [...] Read More

    December 22, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Fashionable Last Minute Gift Stops

    Yes, it’s Dec. 22—and you’re still not done shopping? From the crowds at the mall, you know you’re not alone. It’s too late to hit the Internet, alas, but to make things a little easier as you schlep from store to store, here are some suggestions on where to stop for fashionable last minute holiday [...] Read More

    December 22, 2007 by Angela

  • Beauty

    Beauty Trend: Matte Gray Nails

    What: Nails that looked like they were dipped in concrete are tres chic overseas and soon to become the new silver State-side. What the experts say: It’s official: In the January 2008 issue of Oprah magazine, there is a big picture of a hand model showing off her gray manicure. “We’re in a time of [...] Read More

    December 22, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    How to Regift an Item

    Dear Budget Fashionista, What are the rules regarding regifting? Answer: Here’s the rules for regifting: 1. The gift must be unopened, unused and in good shape. Exception- family heirlooms. 2. You must have received the gift that you are regfiting within the past year. No one wants something that has been sitting in your basement [...] Read More

    December 21, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Trend Alert: Trees

    Trees are moving from the outside into your home. Viva Terra is selling this tree of life made from recycled metal for $324. While it is eco-friendly, it isn’t easy on the wallet. Fortunately, this trend has some affordable alternatives, CB2 has a great wall hanging that runs between $24.95-$39.95. I also found a Reflection [...] Read More

    December 21, 2007 by LyzL