2. You begin to keep track of every sale.
Full heart, fuller wallet.
BRB rewriting my wish list.
Hello, $4 gift ideas!
So you can afford brunch.
Daughter of the year, here you come.
Because your dorm shouldn't look like a jail.
"I am a woman who loves her man, but also never backs down from a challenge. If he wants three hundred sandwiches, then I'll deliver."
Here are a few fashion sites that take you away from the typical H&M and Forever21 sites that everyone tends to frequent.
Now, we all know that being a college student basically means living in poverty for four years. Forever XXI is the perfect place for shopping for us -- not only do they have super cute clothes, but their stuff is very well priced!
When it comes to buying beauty products it is too often a decision between looking good or being broke, and no one wants to be all gussied up with a place to go, but no money to get there.
While I can't serve you up an angelic Pinterest-worthy baby in Crew Cuts (thank god), I can show you some of the most campus-friendly fall fashions I've been pinning lately -- plus how to get the look for less.
Each of us deal with the less glamorous parts of womanhood in our own way, but I think we can all agree that these are without question the most painful parts of being fabulous...
Kiehl's Super Fluid UV Defense SPF 50+* is a powerhouse sunscreen at SPF 50 and it's made by a leading skincare brand, so I was really excited to give it a test drive.
Going on a Caribbean cruise is an experience unlike any other, and that’s why packing for one is a little different than packing for any other vacation.
In order to sustain this very glamorous lifestyle of Trader Joes $3 wine and kale chips, I have to consistently make the same amount of money.
Here's some affordable inspiration to help you along your way this summer in the quest to stay cool and look on-trend!
I'm surprised by how much I enjoy using the Yes to Grapefruits Daily Scrub! I love using it in the morning because the citrus scent really wakes me up and the exfoliating bits are gentle, yet effective.
When the makeup is dripping off our faces and we can't seem to keep our hair from frizzing out, we can at least dress cute to feel good about our appearance.
Have you ever used a body lotion that literally made you feel a million dollars richer and 50 carats fancier? No? Well, hun, you're missing out.
One of those clear plastic ponchos will not be touching my body because I'd rather die of hypothermia than look like a middle-aged man at a Packers game.
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!
Dressing yourself for the real world can seem really scary. Business suits, freshly ironed shirts, and not a lot of color. But honestly, it's not like that at all!
"Fancy" features notes of pear, jasmine, gardenia, toasted almonds and sandalwood. I've been wearing this for about a month now to get a really good idea of how this fragrance performs for you guys.
I love treating my boyfriend to a fun date every now and then. I think it makes him happy. The only problem with this is that sometimes money is a little tight.
There are plenty of ways to transform an old t-shirt into whatever you want it to be. If you don't have an old t-shirt, you can go out and buy one for relatively cheap.
Last summer I worked about forty hours a week at two different jobs, one being set in a pretty professional atmosphere. I was (and still am) a poor college student, so coming up with some grown-up outfits to fit the part was a little challenging and I probably looked a little inappropriate at times. It was just so hot out that it was hard to find a balance.
Check out CollegeCandy's new online store for cheeky tees and swag with the CC logo.
I am a sucker for an amazing statement necklace. They dress up every single outfit and add a little glam too! I found some of the best around the Internet--and the bonus is that they won't break your bank!
In our quest for a healthy fragrance alternative, we learned about Lavanila Laboratories. They specialize in natural, timeless blends of pure essential oils, skin-safe botanicals and vita-rich technology for long-lasting, anti-oxidant rich fragrances bursting with beauty benefits.
Here at CollegeCandy we're all about the budget buys! Gals in college are notoriously cash-strapped and we are no different. Therefore, some of us have become experts in budget shopping and have come to realize that the drugstore is a haven for great deals.
When I go to the gym, my attire consists of a free t-shirt I have gotten from college, and either sweatpants or leggings. However, recently I have been seeing what others have been wearing to my local gym, which got me thinking -- Would looking cute make me work out even more?
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.
Nowadays, celebrities do their best to have their name on everything from perfumes to home decor. A lot of celebrity clothing lines out there are either too expensive or the clothes are cheaply made and ugly. But for all the bad lines out there, some good clothing lines do exist.
I'm a super big dress person, and I love being able to just thrown on a nice comfy dress, some flats, and hit the road! I've scoured the Internet to find some of the cutest spring dresses! Oh and the other part that's pretty cool about these dresses is that they're totally affordable!
Brighter colors and shorter hemlines are finally making an appearance. With colorful wardrobes comes fun and bold jewelry to complete your fashionable looks. This week I've complied 8 accessories to add to your spring jewelry collections.