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  • Guide to Decorating Your Home on a Budget

    Daily Deal: Metropolitan Champagne Flutes just $9.99 at Linens ‘N Things

    The Deal: Set of 4 Metropolitan Champagne Flutes just $9.99, reduced from $19.99 at LNT.com The Lowdown: Just in time for your New Year’s toast, these etched champagne flutes add a metropolitan vibe to the cocktail party (and beyond). Toast away with your favorite of four geometric shapes and designs, or pick up a few [...] Read More

    December 19, 2007 by Sabah

  • eBay


    Fashion Advice: Tips For Avoiding Fakes on eBay

    Dear Budget Fashionista, I bought a Burberry trench on eBay for $175. Is it too good to me true. I haven’t received the coat yet, but I wanted to be sure. The pictures look pretty convincing. Answer: The rule of thumb when it comes to eBay is that if looks like a fake, priced like [...] Read More

    December 19, 2007 by Catherine

  • Fashion + Style

    Should Old Evergreens Be Forgot

    Fresh flowers are gorgeous any time of year, especially around christmas. I love setting out flower arrangements for a party, or a few friends, or just myself; basically, I look for any reason to buy flowers. They are the perfect way to make your house look festive and special, but they can get expensive, so [...] Read More

    December 18, 2007 by LyzL

  • Fashion + Style

    Bluefly Offline Store

    What: Bluefly.com, the online discount designer retailer, recently opened a holiday store at Underground-NYC (39th and 6th Ave/Avenue of Americas) What They Say: From WWD: Bluefly’s Underground-NYC shop features: Moncler, Via Spiga and DKNY coats; boots by Prada, Michael Kors, Fendi , Tod’s and Dolce & Gabbana, and handbags by Marc by Marc Jacobs, Ferragamo, [...] Read More

    December 18, 2007 by Catherine

  • Fashion + Style

    The Look for Less: Library Cupboards

    . Science has shown that bookshelves with cupboards can raise you IQ. Okay, maybe not. But people will think you look smart with your collection garage sale books and antique store finds safely behind the lovely glass shelves. The bookshelf above from Crate and Barrel is $499. The just-as-lovely Target Barrister shelf is only $139.99 [...] Read More

    December 17, 2007 by LyzL