Manicures: How to “Nail It” This Valentine’s Day

Waiting and wishing for the perfect Valentine’s Day this year? I hope you’re planning on more than indulging in chocolate truffles and conversation hearts! Whether you’re coupled up or riding solo this V-Day, it’s the perfect chance to rock a cute and flirty mani! Break out your reds, pinks, hearts and sparkles, and with little … Continue Reading

#4U2Read: Nail Necessities & A Blog For Boyfriends

Hi there and Happy Sunday! I just woke up (it’s after 1pm!) and SO needed that sleep. This week included filming a slew of TV segments, a blog seminar with the super-star blogger Meg of Mimi+Meg (also got to meet Lara of The Glossarie – love that site!), deep cleaning my apartment, missing my roomie/boyfriend – … Continue Reading

Summer Must-Have #2: The Tote

Hey Trend Hungry readers! It’s Natalie from Fashionably Broke again, back to share the second item on our summer essentials must-have list, the best summer beach tote. And it turns out I like my beach totes like I like my hair. Okay, that happens to be a lie and this time it’s just a coincidence, … Continue Reading

Get Your Jest On (Jean Vest, That Is)

The denim vest is here to stay. It’s a look I’ve worn on and off since I was four, and guess what? It’s back again. Celeb Sightings include: Kim Kardashian (pictured), Jessica Alba, Usher (pictured), Kate Bosworth, Justin Bieber, Carly Rae Jepsen   Wondering how to wear it? There are a ton of ways! Throw … Continue Reading

Carly Rae Jepsen’s Pumped Up Kicks

Carly Rae Jepsen is resetting a trend I wore a lot in fifth grade thanks to the Spice Girls. If you wanna be my lover, you gotta get with my kicks… pumped up kicks, that is. Okay, enough song references. This pop singer is bringing platfrom sneakers back into action and it feels a little … Continue Reading

Steal Charlize Theron’s Peplum Perfection

MTV award shows are my favorite. They’ve always got a fun vibe and good performances. The fashion isn’t always on point, but Charlize Theron’s look was a DO and you and do it too. This peplum in red is a little more classic than trendy. Yes, peplums are hot right now, but a fitted red … Continue Reading

#JCPFind: From Pool to Party

1. I am all about looking chic on the cheap. 2. I’m a lifelong skinny-budget fashionista. 3. I used to get all my school clothes at JCPenney and it’s still one of my favorite stores. 4. Getting a deal shouldn’t be stressful 5. That’s why I still find myself going back to JCPenney. 6. Check … Continue Reading

Starving for Leopard Jeans

There are a lot of denim trends at the moment. White, brights, jeggings, wide-leg jeans, and now animal print … leopard to be precise. I am dying for a pair. I just need them right now and can’t wait. This craving needs to be fed, but on a skinny budget (of course!). Hope you like … Continue Reading

Roll Your Pants Up

Girl, it’s all about rolling your trousers! The blogger from Men Repeller sports the look with jeans, and she’s quite fashionable, so I’m taking her cue. If you want the look with jeans take an old pair of boot cuts and roll. Skinny jeans will work if they’re real skinny jeans, not jeggings that are … Continue Reading

Wired: Color-Block Couture

Love color? Like standing out from the crowd? Of course you do, fashionista!! This trend is all about pairing bold colors. DON’T: Wear holiday colors,  crazy patterns (stick to solids), and no more than four colors total. The clown look is not fashionable!! Celeb Sightings: Camilla Belle, Kim Kardashian, Jessica Alba, Leona Lewis, Katy Perry … Continue Reading