Recently, I kept seeing this photo of Beyonce and hubby Jay-Z front and center at the NBA All Star game; and this is what popped into my head every time I saw it: What the hell was she thinking when she put on those shoes?
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May I just say that I’m dying over these wraparound sandals from Fredericks of Hollywood? (Yes, you read correctly, and let’s not get into a discussion about why I look at their website. The photo, above, should take care of that.) In my mind, this is the kind of footwear that could tango with a [...]
ANNOUNCING OUR CONTEST WINNER!
Congratulations goes out to Rachel Roebuck of Seattle, who’s getting a swanky package of beauty gifts in the mail this week. Her favorite bargain? Bypassing pricey salon brow-tinting services ($30-$40 a pop) and heading straight to the drugstore for a package of Just For Men Brush-In Color Gel–a dye [...]
Remember those Jennifer Aniston braided sandals I was dying over last summer? (Quick refresh: Stuart Weitzman “Alex” wedges; $375.) I’m thrilled to report that Lucky Brand just came out with a seriously impressive lookalike for just $69. It’s called the “Tabitha” and, holy hell, it’s comfortable. I know this, because I’m wearing one on my [...]
Saw my first cherry blossom of the season today. (I’m fairly certain they’ve been out for a while, but were a little hard to spot through the torrential downpours known as “March in Seattle.”) Anyway, combined with the spring-forward clock adjustment this weekend, I know the season’s about to change for [...]
Sorry for the lag, folks—things have been a little exciting around here: My son, who’s been playing the excruciating game of when-am-I-going-to-hear-back-on-college applications, just got accepted into his dream school! It’s a major out-of-state institution and definitely not a bargain; but we’re happy to spend every penny on the fine education [...]