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Dec 21, 2012

Hide Your Holiday Food-Baby With Peplum! [Budget Stylista]

Paired with skinnies or a pencil skirt, peplum blouses look great with everything. Even better, they are flattering on every body type, and the flowy bottom can hide a full stomach. (So feel free to load up on all the snacks at the party!)

Dec 14, 2012

These Aren't Your Grandma's Tacky Christmas Sweaters [Budget Stylista]

All I can say is that I need something to get me out of this Grinch-y funk. I admit that I haven't found that something yet, but I think I'm on the right track with the following idea: Fake it 'til you make it. In other words, I'm going to dress as festive as possible until I actually feel like it's the holiday season.

Dec 7, 2012

7 Must-Have Winter Accessories On The Cheap [Budget Stylista]

When it comes to winter fashion, you can never have too many hats, scarves, or gloves…. It’s a proven fact. The ultimate accessories, these pieces of clothing can instantly update any old, drab outfit. This season’s most popular scarf trend is neon. The brighter the color of your scarf the better! Tassels and bold animal prints are also big. As usual, pom-pom hats and animal-inspired hats are big this season.

Spice Up Any Outfit With These Cute Etsy Leggings! [Budget Stylista]

Let's face it: Leggings are a staple in every girl's wardrobe. And why shouldn't they be? They're comfy beyond belief and have an elastic waistband. Thus, it comes as no surprise that leggings are, slowly but surely, taking the place of blue jeans... And that's all right by me.

Green Cargo Jackets Are a Fall Must-Have [Budget Stylista]

As fate would have it, the army-inspired cargo trend has reemerged on the runway, and to every fashionista’s relief, the old trend is way more stylish this time around. Thank the lord.

How to Wear Your Summer Shorts During the Fall [Budget Stylista]

Practically any pair of shorts can be worn during the summer season-- all you have to do is pair them with dark-colored stockings, preferably black, maroon, grey, brown, or navy blue.

Oct 5, 2012

The Pleated Leather Skirts Celebs Are Crazy About [Budget Stylista]

As always, the ever-fashionable Kristen Cavallari is atop of the latest trend: Pleated black leather mini skirts. All over LA, celebs like Kristen are walking the streets wearing this new style staple, which has become on the hottest fashion trends. What is great about these minis is the fact that they allow the wearer to play up her own unique style; because the skirt is relatively plain, it can be paired with a variety of blouse types and patterns.

Aug 10, 2012

Why Think Pink When You Can Think Mint? [Budget Stylista]

Move over pink! It's time for the new summer hue to take center stage- mint! Mint may seem like old news, but as the hot summer days transition into fall, the popular color is making a major comeback!

Jul 27, 2012

Stay Trendy with the Latest Tee Fashions! [Budget Stylista]

It’s hard to stay on top of the latest trends these days without emptying your bank account. What are we economical fashionistas to do?

Jun 8, 2012

Saving on Swimwear, Staying in Style [Budget Stylista]

This summer, flaunt that rocking bod in a sweet, constructed suit that fits your shape and personality.

Jun 1, 2012

Budget Stylista: Prettier Prices for Spring Trends

The hottest looks of spring are consistently spread through runway looks, celebrity’s closets, and top designer’s collections; but let’s be real…you’re reading “budget stylista” for a reason.

May 18, 2012

Steals, Deals, & Spring Style [Budget Stylista]

I have a love/hate relationship with Pinterest. I’ll browse the site until my eyes become glued to a photograph of incredibly dressed fashionistas.

May 11, 2012

Taking Spring Styles from Runway to Real Life [Budget Stylista]

As high fashion and expensive the real runway looks are, imitating them with affordable pieces under $60 will make you regal-ready for any spring event you’ll attend.