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  • Fashion + Style

    Fashion Interview: Lawrence Zarian—The Fashion Guy

    Lawrence “The Fashion Guy” Zarian is busy spreading fashion tips to style hungry masses on shows like “Extra” and “Regis and Kelly”. The former model, now fashion guru, sits down with TBF to dish some of top style tips, along with his love of Marshall’s and TJ. Maxx. Lawrence Zarian Bio Name: Lawrence S. (don’t [...] Read More

    April 12, 2006 by Kathryn

  • Fashion Advice: How to Wear Silver Heels

    Dear Budget Fashionista Is it okay to wear silver shoes with a red cocktail dress? A: It’s okay to wear a pair of silver shoes with a red dress if: - it’s knee length or shorter - you plan on NOT wearing nylons - if the shoes are at least 2 1/2 in height and [...] Read More

    April 10, 2006 by TBF

  • Advice

    Fashion Advice: Cheap Custom Made Suits For Men

    Q:How can I buy custom made men’s suits for off the rack prices? A:People (including myself) used to believe having a suit custom made meant spending a great deal of cash. However with many rack suits approaching $1000 buck or more, it may be actually cheaper to get your suits custom made. Several high end [...] Read More

    April 10, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Guest Blogger Melanie Bernstein: From Texas to ‘The Big Apple’

    Growing up in Manhattan is one thing. Native New Yorkers come out of the womb wearing Prada and Gucci , right? They find nothing strange about folks that can’t leave the house if their earrings don’t match their skirts.  I, on the other hand, have spent the last three years living in Texas. Although I [...] Read More

    April 9, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Fake Handbag Debate: A Teen Weighs In

    You could be having a bad hair day, and wearing a not so great outfit, but if you’re holding a designer bag people respect you, they know you’re “someone”. Designer bags are obviously status symbols . . . something not everyone can afford which is why there’s an entire industry devoted to fakes. From the [...] Read More

    April 8, 2006 by TBF

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    April 7, 2006 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Fake Handbag Debate: The Australian Story

    Fellower blogger Sarah Goldstein takes the fake debate down under to give us her perspective on fake designer handbags. A couple of days ago, The Budget Fashionista asked me an interesting question: is the fake purse craze just an American thing? As one of the few Australian fashion bloggers, I’m here to tell you it’s [...] Read More

    April 6, 2006 by TBF