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  • Fashion + Style

    Yea or Nay: Kmart for Home Decor

    Recently, the Budget Fashionista had post debating the merits of Kmart, and The Budget Casa wanted to weight in on the debate. While I am not sold on Kmart’s clothes (I think they are of poor quality), I do love their home store. I can always find a throw (Essential Home Pin Tuck Fleece Throw [...] Read More

    November 27, 2007 by TBF

  • The Best Coupons + Deals

    Origins Organics Sample: Daily Deal

    What: Print out this page and bring it to your local Origins store by 12/9/07 for a free sample of Origins Organics Nourishing face lotion (certified 95% organic) The Lowdown: If there’s not an Origins store near you, you can also get a free sample when you shop online Shop: Online free standard shipping with [...] Read More

    November 27, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    The Look: Gold

    The look for your home this season is gold. Gold is warm and inviting and exudes luxury, but you don’t have to be Midas to achieve that lustrous look, really, all you need is a well-ventilated room, newspaper, a can of spray paint and an imagination. Here are budget-friendly ways to get the look: [...] Read More

    November 26, 2007 by TBF

  • Leg Warmers: Yea or Nay

    Like that other 80s trend, stirrup pants, leg warmers are finding their way back onto the fashion landscape. Y-3 showed big, bold colored ones on their Fall runway, Lindsay Lohan’s been seen donning a pair lately, and well, heck, you can pick ‘em up now at Forever 21. But should you? That’s the question. We [...] Read More

    November 26, 2007 by Angela

  • Go Green on a Budget Guide

    Website Review: Eco Chick

    What: The Budget Ecoist takes a look at Eco Chick The Lowdown: I’ve been reading eco-chick.com for about six months, now. The blog focuses on the woman’s perspective to environmental living, covering everything from eco-product reviews, environmental impacts and political action, animal rights and more. The Bottom Line: The small group of writers for Eco [...] Read More

    November 25, 2007 by TBF