Author Archives: The Budget Babe

Ask BB: How To Wear A Printed A-Line Skirt

Ask BB: How To Wear A Printed A-Line Skirt

Q: I bought a super cute skirt at Target on clearance – A-line and short, with a cool, almost retro patterm (see image at right). Now that I have it home I have no clue what to pair with it. I tried it on with a plain white tank and my favorite sandals, but that seems blah! Could a military-type blazer work? Should I try a contrasting color? No clue! I’d hate to return it! —Erin More »

Here Are Three Ways To Wear Shorts To Work Inspired By Stylish Instagrammers

Here Are Three Ways To Wear Shorts To Work Inspired By Stylish Instagrammers

If you have access to Instagram, you can peek into the closets of some of the most stylish women in the world. And if you’re looking for spring style inspiration, you’ll find outfits worth imitating almost every day. See how these three Instagram fashionistas are styling shorts for a casual-creative work environment (click on any product for shopping details): More »

Off The Rack: Kate Young For Target

Off The Rack: Kate Young For Target

This weekend, I scoped out the Kate Young for Target collection which launched back on April 14. I’m going to sound like a broken record but I didn’t try anything on because I’m now 33 weeks pregnant. I did, however, inspect the pieces still in stock, which included such highlights as this star print Peter Pan collar dress ($49.99), this leopard print dress ($49.99), and these“Neema” flame detail pumps ($39.99). More »