Sale-Rack Report: Striped Jacket Fit for a Kardashian

Black and white are classic. And stripes? Yeah, this combo is pretty much a no brainer. Kim Kardashian wears it well as does “Miss-Keri-Baby” (that was me singing via typing; it’s Keri Hilson). Another celeb spotting in stripes? The lovely Liv Tyler. They may have worn this look a few months back, but the look … Continue Reading

Polka Dot Envy-lope

When on a skinny budget it’s important to find pieces that you’ll get lots of wear out of – more than one season, more than one way to wear, and more than one trend. This $30.00 clutch has those seductive qualities I look for in an accessory. Tag: Basenj, $30.00 at Aldo. It’s timeless – … Continue Reading

Video: Spring Shoes on The 10! Show

Today was a big day. It was my first tv appearance as Wired 96.5‘s resident fashionista and, of course, the blogging babe behind! Incase you missed it, here I am on NBC10’s The 10! Show giving the 411 on springtime shoes – fit for any budget!! Click the image and catch up on what … Continue Reading

The 10! Show: Spring Shoes – Splurge or Steal?

Here’s the fashion 411 on spring shoe trends that I talked about on The 10! Show. Flat Espadrilles: Splurge:  Tory Burch $115. Steal:  H&M $9.95. **Can’t buy H&M online in the US.** Sparkle-icious Flats: Splurge:  Steve Madden $59.95.  Steal: $24.99 Z London via Payless. Nudie Shooties: Splurge:  Aldo $100.00.  Steal: $26.99 Fioni for Payless. Metal … Continue Reading

Tease: Jessie’s First TV Spot/ Spring Shoes!

Time to trade in those winter boots for springy shooties, wedges, and much more. I found five fabulous pairs of shoes and five equally fabulous pairs that cost less, WAY LESS!! Tune in to NBC 10’s The 10! Show today at 11 am and see me do my first guest appearance EVER!   The pic … Continue Reading

Olsenboye’s Floral and Frills

Got a new dress today and cannot wait to wear it … so it better get warm out NOW! The are a few trends going on in this currently $24.99 dress (orig. $48.00)  – floral, frills, ruching, sweetheart cut, and extremely cute. I found this at JCPenney in the junior’s department. This line runs small … Continue Reading

Buzzin: Target’s Copied Designer Bag – Only $35!

Target really knows how to give you the designer look. Check out this bag they ripped off. I’m honestly pretty pumped about this. Thank you New York magazine’s fashion blog The Cut for informing me. I now know my next purchase! The designer bag by Proenza Schouler is just under $2,000 while the Mossimo steal is … Continue Reading

To the Test: Foam Hair Dye

Do you dye your hair? Literally, do YOU dye your hair? If you have, then you KNOW it’s a PAIN! It’s time consuming, messy, and it’s just not easy to do to yourself BY yourself (that’s what she said , sorry jkjk). Now it’s easier than ever to color your hair at home. Hair color … Continue Reading

Wired: Feathers Take Flight – Even in Your Hair

Feather earrings have been all over lately, and I’m sure you’ve seen some stylish ladies sporting feathered headbands. But that’s not where it ends. This trend is really taking flight and now you wear feathers anywhere, even as hair extensions … yeah, hair extensions. This new fad is a favorite among celebs like Jennifer Love … Continue Reading

Listen for Trend Hungry on Wired!

Every Friday morning I’m going give you “the fashion 411 on a skinny budget” on Chio and Shila in the Morning on Philly’s station for hits and hip hop – Wired 96.5! The segment is called Trend Hungry and it’s pretty much the same as this blog. I’ll highlight a top trend and tell you how … Continue Reading