Archives for January 2012

Celebrity Inspired Fashion for Less

by Anna P. January 31st, 2012| Shopping Secrets
In this media saturatated world that's obsessed with young starlets and multi-talented socialites, it's easy to covet everything they own. We can't afford the jet-set lifetyle that's punctuated with resort vacations and large mansions. We can't afford indulgent gourmet meals and rare Italian wines at the newest trendy restaurants.

Fashion Bargain Roundup Jan. 30 – Feb. 4

by Anna P. January 30th, 2012| Sales
February is almost here, but good sales have yet to disappear. This rough economy has made consumers shop less and stores more eager to move merchandise, resulting in some fabulous sales on clothes, shoes, and accessories. Below is a roundup of this week's best style deals on the web

The Perfect Look on a Budget

by Mackenzie M. January 27th, 2012| Men's Shopping
As with most of my men’s fashion postings, I am inspired by the trends, fashion masterpieces, and unfortunate missteps that I see while traversing the streets of some of our nation’s metropolitan centers. This week I have been pleasantly surprised by the fashionable looks worn by many male students

Body Shop

by Sam P. January 26th, 2012| Women's Beauty, Women's Fashion
When I think of the Body Shop, I usually think of lotions and body butters, but one of their forgotten aspects is their makeup line.  I find their makeup up line to actually be very satisfying.  It is great for your skin, it won’t clog your pores, and it

Shoes You Need for Evening

by Anna P. January 24th, 2012| Shoes, Women's Fashion
Fashionistas enjoy collecting shoes. Take a look inside your own closet, and you'll probably be surprised by how many rows of shoes you own. Most of us have at least a few pairs of leather pumps, flats, espadrilles, and boots. You've got lots of shoes that you can wear

Fashion Bargain Roundup Jan. 23 – 28

by Anna P. January 23rd, 2012| Sales
The winter blues have a negative effect on most of us. Nobody likes the cold days, snow-covered sidewalks, short days, and dark evenings. If you're feeling the winter blues, you may be more inclined to try a little retail therapy. That's fine, just don't start your shopping adventure without

Using Freecycle for Children’s Clothing

by T Akery January 20th, 2012| Kids' Shopping
Freecycle is a network where individual's advertise the things they want to get rid of. The idea is that "one man's trash is another man's treasure." In this case, it is a way of getting children's clothing for free; however, there are a couple of things you should be

Wardrobe Emergency Kit

by Anna P. January 19th, 2012| Women's Fashion
Have you ever wondered how so many female celebrities manage to always look terrific no matter where they go? It's probably because they hire a professional stylist to help them choose outfits and accessories that flatter. A good stylist will also offer tips and tricks to help their clients

Must Have Rings

by Lori Sciame January 17th, 2012| Accessories, Women's Fashion
Wear a fashion ring on every finger? NOT! Thank goodness the 80’s ended a long time ago, and now most fashion conscious women know that wearing a jewel on every finger, even the thumbs, shouts “out dated.”

Those in the know realize that wearing one large ring, or a couple

Fashion Bargain Roundup Jan. 16 – 21

by Anna P. January 16th, 2012| Sales
A good fashion sale will always remain in style, and the sales mentioned below are certainly no exception. Even though we're halfway through January, we still have plenty of clearances and good sales on winter apparel. Here are the best sales of this week.Unless otherwise noted, these sales are

Hair Care for Less

by Jane Wangersky January 13th, 2012| Women's Beauty, Women's Fashion
Last time, I wrote about how you can spend a lot of money on skin care products without really doing your complexion much good. Sadly, the same is true of hair products. So how can you cut your hair care list down to the essentials and get the most

Shopping at TOPMAN

by Mackenzie M. January 12th, 2012| Men's Shopping
One upscale store in the world of men’s fashion is the British mega-brand TOPMAN, which is the men’s version of the popular TOPSHOP. While walking the Magnificent Mile in Chicago on New Year’s Eve, I ventured into TOPMAN for the first time. Overwhelmed by the fashionable workers and their
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