Welcome to Brunette with a Budget. A style, runway & wellness blog created by Chicago-based fashion journalist Amanda Kaplan.
Chanel, Prada -- oh my! Resort 2018 is in full force, here are the best collections so far. XO
Don't even think about wearing booty shorts this summer. The Resort 2017 collections gave us so much inspiration — follow suit, fashionably. XO
Happy Earth Week! Embrace your inner 'tree hugger' with 3 sustainable ensembles for EVERY occasion, XO.
Spring is the season for glowy skin. Stumped with how to achieve a fresh complexion? Don't fret— take note from my tips and tricks! XO.
Spring is the season for glowy skin. Stumped with how to achieve the perfect dewy face? Don't fret—take note from my tips and tricks! XO.
Spring has sprung! It's time to break-out your colorful accessories, statement pieces, and footwear. Find out how to in this hue-inspired post, XO.
Calling all foodies -- this post is for YOU. In collaboration with brands like Larabar, Purely Elizabeth, and more.... read more for your chance to win, XO.
Are you in a fashion rut? Do you feel as though your personal style has faded away? It's time to #springclean your wardrobe, XO.
Hoorah! Spring break is finally here! Instead of looking like every other girl on the beach, try these sun-goddess alternatives, XO.
Spring has taken a hiatus. Here's how to combat the cold (and snow), XO.
What should you be wearing this spring? Get inspo from the best collections from Spring 2017 Ready-to-Wear, XO.
Spring is right around the corner. Look like a model, and let your beauty routine follow suit from the Spring 2017 runways, XO.
The High Price of Cheap Fashion; your cheap clothes cost more than you think, XO.
Good riddance to the despised wedige -- and say hello to all-day comfort that's affordable and stylish, XO.
Haute Couture week has come and gone. Here are my favorite collections of Spring 2017, XO.
Don't give up just yet. Keep your New Year's resolution with some stylish fitspiration, XO.
Dry weather? Dry hair? No thanks. L'OREAL Paris is my go-to for hair care. Read more to discover how I get my brunette luscious brunette locks, XO.
2016 has come to an end and the votes are in... here are the WORST trends of the past year, XO.
2016 has come to an end and the votes are in... here are the BEST trends of the past year, XO.
One of the biggest trends of 2016 was athleisure wear. How did you style it? XO
Time is running out! Part five of BWAB's 'Holiday Gift Guide' gives you the DL on the best gifts to give last-minute, XO.
Quite possibly the hardest person to shop for... part four of BWAB's 'Holiday Gift Guide' breaks down the best gifts to get all of the guys in your life, XO.
Fruits, vegetables, free spirited-wanderlust... part three of BWAB's 'Holiday Gift Guide' shows you the perfect gifts to get for the earthling in your life, XO.
The New Year is the perfect time to start planning your next adventure, part two of BWAB's 'Holiday Gift Guide' shows you the perfect gifts to get for the adventurer in your life, XO.
The holiday's are right around the corner, part one of BWAB's 'Holiday Gift Guide' shows you the perfect gifts to get for the fashionista in your life, XO.
A shopping spree is now guilt-free at sustainable and ethical Oak Park boutique's NORA'S SHOES & MANOUCHE.