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  • Fashion + Style

    Reader Tip: Talbots Outlet in Northern California

    Credit: Third Age Submitted by Juliette There’s a Talbots outlet in San Leandro, CA – SF Bay Area in Northern California.  Very good for basics—Talbots is not exactly cheap, but the outlet has very reasonable prices and great sales. I just bought some white linen slacks for $11.75 that were originally $140.  Their sales at [...] Read More

    July 22, 2006 by TBF

  • Advice / Fashion + Style

    Fashion Advice: Date Dressing When You’re Over 50

    So your over 50 and back on the dating scene. You want to look sexy without looking like a retired Hooters girl. Here are some tips to help you along your way: 1. Show a little leg, but not too much. Make sure your skirt or dress hits you right at your knee, which is [...] Read More

    July 21, 2006 by TBF

  • Steals + Deals

    Macys.com Coupon: Save an Extra 25% Off Clearance Mechandise

    Credit: Nick Verreros on Blogspot THESE COUPONS HAVE EXPIRED. FOR CURRENT COUPONS AND DEALS, PLEASE VISIT TBF’S ONLINE COUPON PAGE Take an additional 25% off all clearance merchandise at Macys.com from now until—July 30th. Plus, take an additional 50% off clearance jewelry! Shop Macys.com Target.com [...] Read More

    July 19, 2006 by TBF

  • Steals + Deals

    Site I Like: Barefoot Tess

    My problems as a big-footed fashionista are well documented in this blog. I simply refuse to be limited by the length of my feet. So, imagine my excitement when someone sent me a link to the site Barefoot Tess. The site carries designer shoes (no grandma orthopedic shoes in site) up to a size 13. [...] Read More

    July 19, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Fashion Advice: Purchasing a Designer Bag

    QI recently found a handbag online that I absolutely love. At $645, it is more than I have ever spent for a hangbag. However, it is a gorgeous floral embossed bag in brown (comes in black as well). The bag is advertised as a spring bag so I am wondering if I could only wear [...] Read More

    July 18, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Net-A-Porter: Site I Like

    I can’t afford anything on Net-a-Porter I can’t fit into anything on Net-A-Porter But I still love the site. Here’s why: 1. It’s the perfect site to browse to find the latest styles from top designers like Chloe , Alexander McQueen, Gucci , etc. Print out the designer looks on the site, take them into [...] Read More

    July 17, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Does Bluefly Sell Fakes? The Fake Debate

    The fake debate continues and apparently our friends over at the internet’s number one designer outlet, Bluefly, is caught up in the middle. There’s been quite a bit of chatter on the net regarding Bluefly’s selling of fake handbags, namely Balenciaga and possibly fake Tommy Hilfiger (really, why in the world would anyone need to [...] Read More

    July 16, 2006 by TBF