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  • 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 Catherine

  • 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 Catherine

  • 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

  • Fashion + Style

    How to Make a Christmas Wreath

    This great store in Kansas City, MI, Urban Arts + Crafts, has some great DIY ideas for sprucing up your home during the holidays. One of favorites is this DIY on How to make a Christmas wreath, a great idea for cute DIY ornaments or gifts on a budget (the cost is for the yarn). [...] Read More

    December 21, 2007 by LyzL

  • Fashion + Style

    Daily Deal: Halifax Gold 4-Piece Duvet Set just $34.99 at Overstock.com

    The Deal:  Halifax Gold 4-piece Duvet Cover set just $34.99, compare at $249.99 The Lowdown:  When it’s time to bask in luxury as you turn in for the night, go for the gold! This 4-piece Halifax duvet cover set includes the bedskirt, two pillow shams, and a super-fine duvet cover to create a dramatic look [...] Read More

    December 21, 2007 by Sabah