From Cheap Monday's S/S 12 show at Stockholm where supposedly the references to the 60s/70s, I seem to have dug up a plethora of things that don't correlate with what the designers intended. Can I help it however that the combination primary brights, giant rivets, wipe-clean surfaces and...

Elizabeth Cline pulls no punches in Overdressed: The Shockingly High Price Of Cheap Fashion, her exposé of the deeper cost behind the world of fast fashion. The numbers are startling: in 1990 the United States made 50 percent of the clothing its consumers bought. Today that number is down...

Cheap Monday - Carolina Skull Tee (black, size S) Monki - Rianna Scarf (gray) There will be two winners, one wins the Monki scarf, another the Cheap Monday shirt. Everybody who follows Boheme Noir on either Twitter or Facebook or Blogspot (your choice) can enter (only one entry per person)....

As in, looking at all of the clothes I have, getting rid of the things I don't like anymore, and determining if the majority of my cheap chic purchases were actually worth it. Here's what I've found out: Most of my trendier cheap chic pieces were not worth buying. I think that's a pretty...

Spooky Forest: Want a haunted house on the cheap? Make a Spooky Forest by scattering pumpkins through your front yard (or house), taking wads of spiderweb (sold this time of year anywhere the other Halloween goods are sold) and decking trees, furniture and doorways. Prop makeshift...

many pieces for Luxing it on the Cheap (LOTC). It is of course affordable and has a few cute classic pieces for the house. I don't love all of the finishes on the vases (hmm metallic paint on stoneware?), but the Greek key items like the throw and pillows are classic and contemporary at the...

Cheap does just that. For spring, the formal jacket has as undergone a make-under if you like; to make it more appropriate for those casual days when you feel like throwing a statement jacket over your shoulders. Monochrome and floral prints we're huge on the Spring 2013 catwalk, and we...

CYPRESS PARK—Cheap Monday and PBR are throwing a party at Footsie's at 2640 N Figueroa on Saturday night. They're inviting local artists and fans to submit original pieces of art inspired by the Cheap Monday logo and by PBR; stop by for "beer discounts" and giveaways as well as a...

I reserve a special place in my heart for a good bracelet; there's just something about the right combination of a wristful of boho-chic bangles or beaded numbers that not only look as if they came from a Turkish market but actually did, throw on a cheap leather wrap and top if off with an...

Lets not even try to cover the pitfalls of hopping over farm gates in sequin trousers to get an outfit post! In my city dwelling days of yesteryear, a trip to the New Forest meant throwing on some cheap wellies, a nasty looking jacket that proported to being waterproof but in reality was...

 

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