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Dec 26, 2013

The Flyest Accessories to Rock New Year’s Eve [8 Under $20]

Just in case your jewelry box is lacking those super blinged-out pieces perfect for ringing in 2014, we found eight of our favorites to make shopping for the occasion painless.

Dec 11, 2013

Secret Santa Gifts for the Beauty Fiend [8 Under $20]

Last week, we told you what to buy your Secret Santa if she’s a jewelry junkie. But as we all...

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May 31, 2013

Cheap Beach Essentials For This Weekend

It's beach season! Okay maybe not yet for some of us, but the weather is finally getting nice! And nice weather means spending more time outside. Adorable bikinis, comfy flip flops, big fluffy beach towels, and eye candy is what I look forward to most!

May 24, 2013

8 Patriotic Pieces Your Wardrobe NEEDS This Memorial Day Weekend…All Under $20

Whether you're hitting the beach, staying in the city, or lounging at home, we've found some super cute ways to look a little extra patriotic this weekend...without draining your bank account!

May 17, 2013

Pop Some Pastel Into Your Weekend Wardrobe [8 Under $20]

The key to pulling off pastels is to do it in moderation. Balance out a pastel colored top with some jeans. Or add some spring color to your outfit with a eye-catching cupcake colored bag. Even something simple like pastel colored nails will pop out!

May 10, 2013

This Year’s Met Ball Fashion Proved Punk Isn’t Dead…But It Also Isn’t Expensive [8 Under $20]

The theme was "Punk: Chaos To Couture", and A-Listers showed up in studs, Union Jacks, red plaid and ripped hems to prove that punk is indeed alive and kicking. And while the looks were decidedly more couture than clearance aisle chaos, that doesn't mean you can't find great deals on punk-inspired duds.

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Apr 12, 2013

Try out Tribal Prints on the Cheap! [8 Under $20]

From shorts, to tanks, to accessories -- tribal is a great trend to embrace. Keep it simple with basic accessories or wear an all over printed dress or skirt.

Score Some Simple Stripes for Spring [8 Under $20]

Stripes are one of the most classic must-have patterns. With warm weather approaching it's the perfect time to begin acquiring your summer clothes!

Mar 29, 2013

Kick Off A Healthy New Year In Style! [8 Under $20]

It's important to go to the gym feeling confident and in some of the greatest looking (and most affordable!) workout gear, you're sure to achieve that. I found some of my favorite looks this week from Under Armour, Nike, Athletica, and more all for less than $20.

Jan 4, 2013

Red Hot Holiday Picks! [8 Under $20]

The 12 days of Christmas have started and now it's time to really get into the holiday spirit! Pull out your ugly holiday sweaters and deck yourself out in the hottest reds and brightest greens.

Dec 14, 2012

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Oct 12, 2012

Fall Sweaters! [8 Under $20]

It's time to pull out the boots, sweaters and scarves! Sweater weather is one of my favorite times of the year so I'm eager to start putting together a new collection of this seasons best styles.

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Apr 17, 2012

8 Under $20: New York & Company

I used to think that New York & Company was a “mom” store, but as it turns out, I totally...

Apr 10, 2012

Stock Up on Summer Scarves [8 Under $20]

Unlike their heavier cool-weather counterparts made out of wool or other heavy knits, summer scarves are usually made from linen, gauze, chiffon, or sheer cotton, making them light enough to wear when it's warmer outside. I found some lovely options in bright, fun prints that are perfect for summertime -- and all are less than $20!

Apr 3, 2012

Get Your Easter Florals! [8 Under $20]

I loved Easter when I was a kid, because besides all the candy, it always meant I got to pick out a brand-new dress to wear to church. I never turn down an excuse to buy new outfit, so now that I'm an adult, I still like to pick out something new to wear! The good news is a new dress doesn't have to cost a lot!

Mar 27, 2012

8 Under $20: Delia’s

Another one of my favorite go-to stores is Delia's! I love shopping their catalog and online store, and it wasn't until recently that I found out they have retail shops as well! They always have a great selection of cute basic tops in lots of different colors, fun dresses, stylish accessories and more, and their prices are definitely wallet-friendly!

Mar 20, 2012

8 Under $20: Geometric Prints

Bold, geometric prints are all the rage this season. I love the fun, bright colors and their retro feel -- they're perfect for summer! I've seen them on everything from dresses to tops to shoes and jewelry! Here are my favorite picks for just $20 or less each!

Mar 13, 2012

8 Under $20: Tangerine Tango

2012's Color of the Year, according to the Pantone Color Institute, is a reddish orange color called Tangerine Tango. I've already expressed my love for all things orange, and Tangerine Tango is no exception. It's a lively, vivid color that's great on all types of clothing as well as cosmetics. Check out some of my favorite Tangerine Tango deals for just $20 or less!

Mar 6, 2012

8 Under $20: LOFT Spring Basics

LOFT has always been one of my favorite stores for feminine basics. So of course I'm always excited whenever they have a sale and I can stock up on even more pretty wardrobe staples for less money! In addition to some great stuff in their clearance section, right now LOFT is running a sale on springtime essentials, including lots of great picks like these for under $20!

Feb 28, 2012

8 Under $20: Fresh Mint Fashion

I'm loving all the pastel shades we've been seeing on the fashion runways and in stores recently, but my favorite of all of them has to be mint green! This pretty muted take on one of my favorite colors is sure to be hot this spring, and it's perfect on everything from sweaters to sundresses to jewelry! Here are some excellent choices for just $20 or less each!

Feb 21, 2012

8 Under $20: Cute Kmart Finds…Who Knew!?

I was on a quest one night to find some Pajama Jeans when I decided to stop into the local Kmart. It'd been a few years since the last time I went to Kmart, but stopped short when I saw the women's clothing display right in the front of the store -- could it be that Kmart's clothes were actually cute?

Feb 14, 2012

8 Under $20: Pretty Pleats

Ever since I first saw the pretty pleated midi skirts (midi= mid-length; between mini and maxi) on the runways, in fashion magazines, and in stores for spring, I've adored them. Their breezy, flowy look is just perfect for springtime! So of course, I've been on the lookout for budget-friendly options -- and discovered some other beautiful and affordable pleated pieces as well.

Feb 7, 2012

8 Under $20: Valentine’s Day Love

Valentine's Day is a week away, and I'm going to confess that I'm pretty excited about it. I know that it's sort of over-hyped, but I just love that there is a whole day out of the year celebrating love! So of course I take full advantage of Valentine's Day fashion: red, heart overload, and romantic details!

Jan 31, 2012

8 Under $20: Python

One big trend from last season that has carried over to this year is python print! Like other animal prints, python adds a fun edge to your outfits. Whether you choose an allover python-print dress, a pair of python pumps, or a fun belt, just remember to keep the rest of your outfit simple!

Jan 24, 2012

8 Under $20: Cropped Pants

When I first started shopping for appropriate work attire, I stocked up on basics like button-down blouses, classic-fitting slacks, cardigans and pencil skirts in neutral colors. After I was working for awhile, I started adding in more fun pieces like different color skirts and cardigans and fun printed tops. My favorite new item of clothing, however, is my cropped trousers!

Jan 17, 2012

8 Under $20: Lulu’s

Lulu's is one of my favorite online stores. They have a great selection of unique clothes and accessories from emerging designers. I love their dresses and jewelry the most, but they also have amazing tops, skirts, bags, shoes and more! And the best part is, their prices are pretty affordable! Check out my $20 and under picks, which are all available now at Lulu's!

Jan 10, 2012

8 Under $20: Texture

One trend that's been popping up over and over again in stores and on runways the last few seasons is textured clothing. This could be items with appliqués, all-over beading or sequins, added ruffles or fringe, and even (hopefully faux) fur – anything that adds dimension and interest.

Jan 3, 2012

8 Under $20: Banana Republic Sale

Post-Christmas sales are some of the best opportunities to score great deals that you won't find any other time of year. And what's even better is getting amazing deals at pricier stores that you might not normally shop at! One great example is Banana Republic -- right now, you can find some basics for your wardrobe for up to 50% off! Here are some of my favorites that are just $20 or less!

Dec 27, 2011

8 Under $20: Silver and Gold

One of the most fun nights of the year, New Year's Eve, is just a few days away, but don't worry if you don't have an outfit picked out yet! Here are some great outfit options for New Year's in the perfect colors for the night -- silver and gold. No matter where you are or what you do for New Year's, you'll want to sparkle, and all these pieces will help you do just that!

Dec 20, 2011

8 Under $20: Winter Brights

The rain, snow and sleet during this time of year can be depressing. So as gray days stretch on, add a splash of color to your ensemble! It's both easy and affordable to switch out the dark shades in your wardrobe for happy colors instead. Your spirits will instantly be lifted! Check out these fun bright pieces to add to your wardrobe for just $20 each!

Dec 13, 2011

8 Under $20: She’s A Lady

Prim and proper ladylike fashion has had a surge in popularity recently, and I'm totally on board with it. I love embracing my girly side with a pretty dress and heels from time to time. Plus wearing details like lace, pearls, ruffles and bows just makes you look so sophisticated and ladylike. Most of all, though, what I like about this style is that it's all about leaving a little something to the imagination -- in other words, classy over trashy.

Dec 6, 2011

8 Under $20: Holiday Sparkle

The holiday season is officially upon us, which means for the next month or so, there will be lots of holiday parties and opportunities to get dressed up! So why not celebrate the season by wearing some sparkle? Not just for craft projects or dance-recital makeup anymore, glitter can be found on all types of clothes and accessories right now -- and what perfect time to wear it than during the holidays?

Nov 29, 2011

8 Under $20: Sweater Dresses

One cold-weather staple every girl should have in her closet is a sweater dress (at least one). They're practical, because they keep you warm when the weather's not, and they're super comfortable! Plus, they're easy!

Nov 22, 2011

8 Under $20: Structured Bags

Structured handbags are so chic right now - they put the polished finishing touch on any outfit, whether dressy or casual! When worn with an office-ready outfit, they look polished and businesslike. I also love the contrast of carrying a structured satchel with a casual, laid-back outfit such as jeans and a baggy sweater.

Nov 15, 2011

8 Under $20: Corduroy

Corduroy is classic fabric that never really goes out of style, and I love its versatility. Corduroy pants are a great substitute for jeans during the cooler months, and I love it on jackets and accessories. The best part about corduroy is that it's affordable -- check out these pieces, all of which are under $20!

Nov 8, 2011

8 Under $20: Cozy Cable Knit

I love this time of year. The weather is getting cooler, which means it's time for sweater weather! Right now, I'm really loving chunky cable knits -- it's a comfortable style that's so easy to cozy up in. While cable knits used to just be found on sweaters, these days, you can find them on everything from sweaters and scarves to purses, tights and slippers.

Nov 1, 2011

8 Under $20: Old Navy

Old Navy is one of my favorite stores. It's great for stocking up on wardrobe basics like tank tops, tee shirts and sweaters, as well as some trendier pieces -- all at an affordable price. Old Navy has great prices to begin with, but they also always have some kind of promotion going on and a great sale section, so getting an awesome deal there is easy.