In order to save $, we’ll basically do anything. We’ve fixed our heater when it was -10 outside and installed a dishwasher (a project that ended in tears and cursing, but the dishes got clean). But sometimes, even we admit that it’s best not to DIY. When to throw in the towel But sometimes, as with our dishwasher installation, it… View Post
From Fly Girl to American sweetheart, Jennifer Lopez has grown into one sultry style maven. The singer, actress and mogul is known for charging wardrobe choices with her sexy Latina flair, and that signature spice has gone on to capture the sartorial heart of millions. Young, old, athletic, curvy—every woman has lusted after a J.Lo look or three.
On a recent weekend getaway, I enjoyed the best bits of summer: white linen flow-y pants, a rooftop barbecue with supreme views, and a stellar pair of cat-eye sunnies. It was high noon, and all was well… until the ick factor started to set in. In one quick swoop, mascara melted down my face, my hair frizzed out to the moon, and my… View Post
Ever since I cut my long, long hair just after my wedding, I’ve wanted it back. So, for three years I’ve grown my hair back to its original long locks, and I’m so excited that it’s finally the length I want it to be. Long hair is especially fun because there are so many styles you can create with it.
There’s no denying the App Store has changed our lives for the better and more efficient. But tucked away amongst the downloads are the real gold—the platforms that take it one further to aid our beloved shopping, sharing and grooming experiences. We’re talking fashion apps.
There are two things to consider when shopping for tall swimsuits – the size (duh) and the style. In terms of size, it can be difficult to find a swimsuit (especially a one piece) that is long enough to give you the coverage you need without the, ummmm, “Camel Toe” you don’t. Style wise, it can be a challenge to… View Post
Bunions are probably one of the most common foot problems that no one wants to talk about. Why? Because even your mani-pedi won’t make them magically disappear. Plus, what type of comfy shoes can you wear when one has bunions without sacrificing cuteness? (Because sometimes orthopedic flip flops scream “I didn’t try”). I’ll put a disclaimer on this right now: If you feel that… View Post
Dear Budget Fashionista, I am just starting to frequent sample sales, however the merchandise at many of the sample sales are not of high quality. What is the definition of a sample sales? How do they differ from sale events at stores like Barneys or Bendel? How does one know that they will be admitted to the sale after standing… View Post
With stellar styling and shopping tips, top-notch photography and an eye for the unexpected, these men fashion blogs are rising to the top of the fashion game and boy, do they mean business.
We get a lot of request for beauty advice here at TBF. So put together our BEST beauty tips and advice into one quick post . From the best way to cover a zit to the fastest way to whiten your teeth, we’ve got solutions for your most pressing beauty problems that won’t break your budget! What’s the best way… View Post
Fall is almost here and we’ve got the trends you should scoop up in prep for the season. Here are our favorite fall fashion styles you can buy (and wear!) now. What to Buy Now For Fall Fashion 2014 Curvilinear Dresses. As seen on the catwalk by Christian Dior, the body-skimming style that hints at your figure butt doesn’t cling… View Post
Sometime the trick to getting the hairstyle you want on a budget is being a bit creative with your hair products. Our friend Melissa, who is a professional cosmetologist who recently gave us these fabulous tips for getting the hair style you want by combining products, including those found in your cupboards. Combining Hair Products to Get Style You’ve got:… View Post
Is it possible to find a wedding dress for under $100? Yes. Is it hard to find one under $100? Yes. In order to assist you on your quest for the perfect wedding dress for under $100, we searched (and searched) and found six great wedding dresses for under $100. Don’t be fooled that the dresses don’t have the words… View Post
As a key piece in many of the trendiest looks, the crop top is making a major appearance this summer and you don’t have to have killer abs to rock the look. Check out our tips for rocking the Crop Top fir all occasions.
Just because it still feels sticky outside doesn’t mean we can’t get a head start on our hairstyles for fall. The runways revealed a wide range of dos from casual to elegant, and everything in between. Here are the top 10 hair trends you can start trying now. Hair Trends for Fall 2014 Casual Hair Trends Workplace Hair Trends Hair Trends… View Post
While fashion may tend to favor the young and adventurous, that doesn’t always mean a specific age bracket. These ladies are proving that “chic” knows no year limit and a little passion for fashion can go a long way in creating both stellar personal style and a strong virtual following to boot. Let the wisdom of these 15 awesome style… View Post
We’re smack dab in the heart of the scorching summer season, when our tans are back and free-time activities in air-conditioned restaurants, bars, shops, theatres and museums are the recreations of choice. It’s the perfect time to solve some of your sweltering-weather wardrobe issues with tips that will help you deal with them in style. Hot Weather Fashion Tips Problem:… View Post
In the past, getting the wavy, super-textured ‘do meant a morning romp at the beach or a more involved approach (re: hairspray, fingers through hair, a comb, etc). But, these days, it’s much easier – you can now buy all the prep (or the beach) you need in a bottle. Here’s a few products to help you get great summer beach… View Post