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  • 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 Catherine

  • Fashion + Style

    EleVen by Venus Williams: New Budget Workout Line at Steven & Barrys

    Venus Williams new workout line , EleVen, premiered this past week at Steve &Barry’s stores nationwide. Yawn…. Look, Venus and her sister Serena are amazing tennis players. but they often look like a steaming pot of hot mess on the red carpet. I don’t know one person, who’s like “Oh I want to dress like [...] Read More

    November 25, 2007 by Kathryn

  • Fashion + Style

    Trend Alert: Big Cat Prints

    What: Cat prints as a fall wardrobe booster. What the fashion heads say: This, from Net-a-Porter.com: “There is nothing tame about fall’s strong feline prints. From leopard to cheetah, jaguar to tiger, big cats inspire this season’s most seductive shoes, bags, and jewelry.” What we say: Animal prints, done right, are a classic wardrobe element—notice [...] Read More

    November 24, 2007 by Angela

  • Fashion + Style

    Daily Deal: Up to 70% Off at Neiman Marcus

    What: Neiman Marcus is offering an additional 30% off reduced prices through Nov. 25. The Lowdown: We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again—Neiman is best shopped with a good sale. Just in time for the holiday shopping frenzy, they’re offering an extra 30% off of already reduced prices, on items ranging from dresses [...] Read More

    November 24, 2007 by Angela

  • Guide to Decorating Your Home on a Budget

    Holiday Style: Budget Ornaments

    Buying Christmas decorations can be expensive. So, all through out the summer I browse garage sales for ornaments and wreaths. What helps is if I go with a theme. My first Christmas (on my own) was silver and blue, and this year it’s been snowflakes. I even have a bird theme in the wings. How [...] Read More

    November 24, 2007 by Catherine