Posts tagged "cheap"

25 Free Or Cheap Activities To Get You Through The Rest Of Winter

It’s March, and winter has gone stale. Here we all sit, rotting away in front of space heaters, our laundry baskets overflowing with those thick slush-proof socks we’re cycling through so fast, nestled in front of glowing screens in bed while entertaining the kinds of existential thoughts that only come out to play when its dark out –…

By: Claire Hannum / March 4, 2015

Makeup Bag: The Best Beauty Buys $25 And Under

I don’t know about you, but my New Year’s resolutions have a lot to do with being a little more frugal. It hurts to part with my crazy-high skincare and makeup budget (seriously, what’s wrong with me?), but this is something that must be done. Rather than go cold turkey on my favorite products (never

By: Rachel Krause / January 9, 2013

Awesomely Affordable: 25 Cozy Sweaters Under $25

Try as we might, we can’t deny that it’s getting colder. And as such, it’s time to stock up on sweaters — great for layering and for keeping you cozy. We’ve found 25 sweaters that stand up to our stringent style test and are also only $25 or less. They’ll sell out fast, so get…

By: Julie Gerstein / October 4, 2012

Cheap & Chic: A Better Burberry Trench

Winona fell in love with this Burberry military coat — but at $1,095, there was no way she could actually afford it. A thousand dollars for a coat is crazy, anyway. So we decided to give Ms. Winona Judd Dimeo-Ediger a couple of actually affordable options. Check out our less expensive alternatives after the jump!

By: Julie Gerstein / August 14, 2012

Shopping Guide: 10 Cheap Pairs Of Sunglasses In Every Style!

As much as I love my sunglasses, I’m in a constant state of losing them. It’s usually my favorite pair that I “misplace,” given that I’m always carrying them with me, and it usually ends in tears. There’s just way too many places to casually leave them and then forget about them just as casually.

By: Rachel Krause / March 15, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Pieces Under $50 From Loft

I’ve always felt like I should love Loft, since its whole angle is trendy basics for 20somethings, but whenever I go in there I find the stock a little too, well, basic. When I perused the site today though, I was pleasantly surprised. I found 10 awesome pieces in fun colors and classic cuts, and…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 15, 2012

Make Up Your Face For Under $20

Why, oh why is makeup so pricey? Yes we love our YSL and Benefit, but considering the circumstances, maybe schlepping to the drugstore beauty counter aisle isn’t so bad anymore. We’ve rounded up a face full of daytime-friendly makeup for a mere $20.

By: Deborah Findling / August 2, 2009

Get Hot Goods (In More Than One Way) For Cheap!

Screw eBay, this morning on the “The Today Show” we learned of an auction site way better (and cheaper) than Meg Whitman’s site. Retired Detective Tom Lane came up with a website to sell off all of the stolen goods police stations seize, calling it PropertyRoom.com. Profits are split with the individual precincts that hand…

By: Nina Carbone / June 30, 2009

Dating On The Cheap: Head To Ikea

You probably won’t find Michelle and Barry O. making eyes over a plate of Swedish meatballs in the cafe any time soon (though you never do know!), but The New York Times is claiming more and more of us are heading to the Scandinavian superstore for a few romantic moments alone. Ahh, love amongst the…

By: Nina Carbone / June 16, 2009

Slideshow: Cheap Home Stuff

One of my favorite pastimes is reading interior design magazines like Domino and getting depressed about the look of my own department. It’s a sickness, really. But I think one of the easiest ways to cure a depressing habitat situation is to spruce up what you’ve already got with some new, cheap home accessories. Like…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 4, 2008

Captured: Forever 21 Bends Over

Sex sells. But does doggy-style make shoppers want cheap, trendy tops? Our gal pal Heather is way into Forever 21, but she did a double take when she saw their mannequins doubled over and sent us a picture. Usually when we pose like this, the lights are out and we’ve had a couple drinks, but…

By: Simcha / April 24, 2008