Fun fact: corduroy is a ridged form of velvet, which is why they're so warm and cozy. And like spiced cider and eggnog, we pull them out every Fall. This season, we're leaning towards colorful hues — think crimson red, purple, and mustard yellow — to add a fun twist to our wardrobe, along with neutral colors to temper our wardrobe. Looking for that perfect pair? Just shop our slideshow and update your look now with our top ten picks from Free People, Blank Denim, and J.Crew.
Summer vacations require a different kind of wardrobe: think easy, breezy, and not too expensive. After all, who wants to worry about losing a $500 bag in the middle of paradise? With that in mind, check out our picks, perfect for walking on the beach, boulevard, and even on the city streets. The best part? Each bag or clutch costs under $150.
We're loving the easy, it's-always-Summer-somewhere vibe of espadrille brand Soludos. Soludos took one style, the flat espadrille, made some improvements (like a rubber base on the jute sole in the unlikely case it rains on your beach day), produced them in tons of bold colors and patterns, and sells them at a price that makes it not unreasonable to buy three pairs. The best part? Soludos just partnered with Opening Ceremony, a sign of its fashion street cred, on a series of espadrilles in bold prints. The best best part? They're $35 — shop them now.
This weekend, we want you to glean inspiration from the Cannes Film Festival, and add a little je ne sais quoi in your life. Nothing says it better than a striped dress from Michael Kors, Urban Outfitters straw boater hat, red ballet flats, and a cool cuff bracelet. Now, if only we could magically transport ourselves to the French Riviera . . . Shop our affordable picks below!
Summer is practically synonymous with sweet, little sundresses. Right now, we're gravitating toward the ones made with allover floral prints. They're a no-fail solution when it comes to dressing for anything from outdoor cocktail parties to picnic BBQs. So, we've rounded up five fabulous little floral dresses, all with one thing in common — they're super cute and all under $100. Just click through to start shopping!
What kind of factors do you consider when buying a new smartphone? Is it style, apps, or price by chance? According to a recent survey performed by the Silicon Alley Insider, most smartphone shoppers are more interested in platform and features than price. In fact, price is the least important factor in making a decision on a new device.Other results show (in order of importance) app selection, carrier, and easy data migration rank higher on the list than price. Thanks to fierce competition, smartphone prices have been falling so they're more affordable for the masses, but how much is too much to spend on a phone? These days, smartphones act as our lifeline to friends, family, and our online profiles — what does your smartphone budget look like?
How beautiful you look on your wedding day shouldn't be dictated by how much you spend. We found 10 dresses — all retailing for under $600 — that are utterly gorgeous and special. Some are ornate, but many of them are simple and elegant, meaning you can add as little or as much as you want to achieve the look you want. There are many things to consider in your wedding outfit, including flowers, jewelry, shoes; even the simplest dress can be transformed while the most fanciful dress needs little else. Check out these 10 dresses, and click to shop.
There's the heady joy of being in love and getting engaged, but then reality sets in over and over again: that costs what?! Weddings are an investment; but, for those watching their finances, it's important to make smart investments. We found 10 gorgeous, incredibly special rings that will not break the bank as far as engagement rings go. Check out our slideshow.
For some of you lucky ones, it's time to store away those boots for lighter fare. We're talking about wedges, sandals, and espadrilles — perfect accompaniments to your Spring dresses, yes? Shop our picks below for cute and wallet-friendly options.