The Ultimate Guide to Shopping at Flea Markets

I am an avid flea market and antique show shopper.  My parents bought and sold antiques as a hobby when I was growing up so I have been attending yard sales, flea markets, antique shows and auctions pretty much my whole life.  Over the years, I have become both a buyer and collector.  I want to share with you what I have learned over my…

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Manner Maven: Emily Post

Today we are continuing our Month of Manner’s journey looking at the life of Emily Post.  At Budget Friendly Luxury, we believe that manners are bigger than your social class.  As you will learn from Emily Post: proper etiquette can help anyone be a part of “Best Society”. Cultivating good manners just takes a little practice. A Closer Look at Manner Maven:  Emily Post Manner…

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Utimate Budget Friendly Guide to Dressing for Spring

I love to watch the Spring Fashion Weeks and to follow the upcoming trends.  While the runway styles are fun to look at, they are often hard to recreate.  So after the shows, I scour the popular fashion magazines and blogs to learn more about the trends from the runways.  I then adapt a few of the trends to fit my lifestyle.  (It’s fair to…

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A Closer Look at a Manner Maven: Judith Martin

Good Manners are important.  Exhibiting good manners elevates your confidence in any situation. They give you instant grace and style helping you to achieve the luxury lifestyle that you desire.  The best part about investing in good manners? Your only investment is time and energy…no money involve…making this the best possible Budget Friendly Luxury tip. Since this is Budget Friendly Luxury’s first Month of Manners,…

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