Jennifer Lopez Bodysuit/Unitard: Look For Less

Jennifer Lopez (aka J. Lo) rocked Times Square and the fashion world with her glittery bodysuit worn during her New Year’s Eve performance. J.Lo’s bodysuit, which brings back memories of Saturday tap class and jazz hands, is just one example of the frantic nature of fashion and retail as it tries to discover what will […]

Look For Less: Kate Middleton

Credit: Samir Hussein/ Sooooo, Kate Middleton is poised to marry Prince William and become the next Queen of England. We’re excited, but not so much about the monarchy — more about the possibility of another fashion icon in our midst. Case in point — the fab-u-lous blue frock Kate donned for the official announcement. Cobalt […]

Natalie Portman’s Maternity Style Deconstructed

Natalie Portman Pregnant

Natalie Portman is one of the coolest people in Hollywood. The Academy Award (and just about every other award) winner has one of the most diverse resumes in the business, a hot romance with fiance Benjamin Millepied and even a degree from Harvard. And now, she’s got a baby on the way! We’ve always loved […]

Get the Look For Less: Arizona Muse

The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. Arizona Muse is the name on everyone’s lips this season. She is the model of the moment, clocking in an impressive 64 shows across four cities this past show season, including all the major shows from Marc Jacobs in New York to Chanel in […]

Get the Look For Less: Alexa Chung

The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. The fashion industry is nothing short of obsessed with former model and MTV star Alexa Chung, even going as far as to call her the new Kate Moss. I think it’s her effortless style and the way she puts traditionally nerdy pieces, like buttoned-up […]

Get the Look for Less: Kate Schelter

The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. I love, love, love the look of these bright mixed prints. Initially, you might think bright pink and leopard wouldn’t mesh, but do they ever! Leopard print is considered neutral these days and here the overall effect is nothing short of awesome. Get the […]

DIY Craft Ideas: Transform and Re-purpose

The Budget Fashionista gets crafty, and wants to inspire you to mend, transform and re-purpose your old blah and broken clothes with these diy craft ideas Invest in a glue gun: for less than $5, this handy tool helped us make floral hair pins, pasties, brooches, and fix anything from shoes, hems, missing sequins, and […]

Runway Look For Less: Lela Rose Fall 2011

We are notorious fans of Lela Rose’s fashion shows, her Payless looks and we felt equally as in love with her after attending her Fall 2011 show. Lela dresses women who have lives but want to be the most effortlessly fashionable lady in the room, but of course, her designs come at a price that […]

Runway Look For Less: Rebecca Taylor Fall 2011

TBF happily attended the Rebecca Taylor Fall 2011 Fashion show this week, not only to peep at the duds but to gather fashion inspiration for ourselves and of course, you. Here’s the deal – fashion week is so great, but let’s be honest, we can’t afford what’s on the runway so we have to take […]