Posts tagged "awesomely affordable"

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Embellished Collars Under $100

Embellished collars are an easy way to take your outfit up a notch. We're really digging the added glamor a studded or sequined collar can add to an outfit, so we've chosen 10 blouses and dresses with an extra lil' somethin' somethin'. And bonus! Each of these bangin' blouses and dresses is under $100.

By: Julie Gerstein / August 29, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Work-Appropriate Pencil Skirts For $50 Or Less

Looking for a work wardrobe staple you'll reach for again and again? You can't go wrong with a classic pencil skirt. Flattering and professional, pair your pencil skirts with blazers, cardigans, and ruffled blouses, and amaze your coworkers with your ability to never go out of style. If you're in the market for a new…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 28, 2012

Must Haves: 10 Marvelous Maxi Dresses For $55 Or Less

Ever since I spotted Sarah Michelle Gellar looking absolutely gorgeous in a floral maxi dress and a slouchy cardigan, I've been wanting to add a new maxi dress or two to my wardrobe. Not only are they crazy-comfy, they're actually a great transition piece to take you from summer to fall: wear now with sunglasse…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 27, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Pretty Plus Size Dresses

I generally think shopping is pretty fun, but sometimes you just want everything in one place, and not have to schlep all over town trying to find the perfect outfit. That's why we're big fans of shopping aggregator sites like One Stop Plus, which filters everything you'd want in one handy, easy-to-search place. We used…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 21, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Stylish Summer Scarves For $35 Or Less

When the weather is in the triple digits, wrapping extra fabric around your neck is the last thing you want to do, but trust us: as summer winds down and temperatures drop a bit, a lightweight scarf can be a great way to add some interest to your outfits and stay comfortable on breezy nights.

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 17, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Items From Arden B. For $50 Or Less

What do we want? Cute summer clothes and accessories! At what price do we want them? Cheap! Let's check out what Arden B. has to offer, shall we? Click through to see some bright dresses, classic denim shorts, and seriously fabulous jewelry--all for $50 or less...

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 30, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 8 Pairs Of Crazy Statement Earrings Under $50

Ever since I bought a ┬ápair of super long, beaded, colorful earrings in San Francisco, I have been obsessed with adding more earrings to my jewelry collection that MAKE A STATEMENT. The statement? "My earrings are fucking crazy and I don't need any other accessories, hell, I don't need to even be wearing any clothe…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 19, 2012

Must Haves: 10 Cute Swimsuit Cover-Ups For $25 Or Less

A swimsuit cover-up is a great addition to your beach or pool bag. Even if they don't actually cover up that much of you, it's nice to have a little something to throw on over your bikini to go grab a cool drink. Since your cover-up is guaranteed to get wet, sandy, and chlorinated, it'…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 9, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 9 Items From Creatures Of Comfort Under $100

Okay, so sometimes you're having a bad day, and you just really want to buy something. Nine times out of 10, my impulse can be sated with a shirt at H&M or a new pair of tights from American Apparel. But occasionally, I really want to buy something classy, nice and designer. And that's whe…

By: Julie Gerstein / June 22, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Items From Express For $50 Or Less

Confession time: I've always had a soft spot in my heart for Express. Even though they're known mostly for slutty office wear. Even though they instructed their employees to use the term "up in this piece" in the '90s. Because hidden between all of the sequins and bandage dresses, they actually have some really cute…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 15, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 12 Pairs Of Sandals Under $25

I don't know about you, but my summer sandals often get totally destroyed. So I've resolved to not spend too much on them this year. After all, they're going to be headed to the beach, to the park, tubing and all manner of other not-very-hospitable places with me, so they should be ready to get…

By: Julie Gerstein / June 2, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Pieces Under $100 From British Retailer Jack Wills

Jack Wills has been a staple brand for British coeds for years. But it's just been in the last three that the company has made the jump over the pond and established roots stateside. We wanted to give you a look, and found 10 perfectly lovely English-inflected shirts, shorts and dresses -- all for under…

By: Julie Gerstein / May 26, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 9 Sheer Blouses Under $25

As the weather warms up you're going to want to wear less. But maybe you're still going to want to sport layers? How about a sheer blouse to add some interest and sexiness to your outfits without adding bulk? Pair with a thin tank underneath, or if you're feeling more daring, a full-coverage bra. Either…

By: Julie Gerstein / May 25, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Items Under $50 From Dorothy Perkins

Dorothy Perkins is one of the largest fashion chains in the UK, and late last year US shoppers finally got the chance to get in on the action online. The Dorothy Perkins website boasts an impressive selection of trendy, feminine pieces, and I'm especially loving their flirty retro dresses. Click through to check out 10…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 22, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 25 Summer Skirts For $25 Or Less

The challenge: find 25 cute, summery, affordable skirts you'd love -- for under $25 each! It was difficult, but we managed to do it, giving you tons of new options for your summertime wardrobe. Sheer skirts, flowery skirts, stripes and more -- we've got it all. Click through to browse and shop!

By: Julie Gerstein / May 16, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: Summer Styles From GAP For $60 Or Less

The other day,I popped into the GAP and was pleasantly surprised by their summer collection, which is full of simple, streamlined pieces in bright colors and fun patterns. I especially loved their fresh take on the T-shirt dress and an epically fabulous sunhat that instantly made me feel like Sophia Loren. Click through to check…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 15, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Pieces From Brooklyn Industries Under $80

Unisex clothing company Brooklyn Industries makes comfy staples and classic designs, all with a cheeky Brooklyn twist. As the name might suggest, the company is New York born and bred, and is as much influenced by the city life surrounding it as by the desire to create easy, affordable casual wear. We've found 10 piece…

By: Julie Gerstein / May 6, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Picks From Brandy Melville

I first discovered the Italian label Brandy Melville during a trip to Santa Monica last summer. I was strolling along the Third Street Promenade when I came across the store, and I had an instinctual reflex to go in. Immediately. From the aesthetics and quality of the trendy clothes, I thought they would have exorbitant…

By: Rachel Krause / May 5, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Items From Mango For $50 Or Less

Mango, the Spanish retailer which, somewhat recently, set up shop in the US, also has an awesome website for online shoppers. Their summer collection is bright, flattering, and so affordable that we had really tough time narrowing it down to just 10 pieces for less than $50. Click through to check out our picks!

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 1, 2012

6 Awesome J. Crew Pieces — On eBay!

I've never been much of an eBay shopper; in fact, I can count on one hand the number of times I've bought something on the e-retailer. But two of them have been in the last year -- and both were brand new J. Crew items. Maybe this isn't a secret, but it sure as heck…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 24, 2012