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When your friend asks you to be a bridesmaid, you have two initial thoughts. One: "Um, this friendship just got very serious." Two: "This is going to cost me so much money." But, you don't have to go broke just to be a member of the wedding party. While there may be very little you can do about destination bachelorette parties or elaborate bridal showers, if you're one of the lucky 'maids given the freedom to choose her own frock (or, an empathetic, budget-minded bride), there's definitely some wiggle room in the dress department. Ahead, 17 bridesmaid dresses that are cute and under $300, so you can have your (wedding) cake and eat it, too.
There’s a special set of style “rules” that all busty girls already know. You might not necessarily chat about them all the time, but you're aware of which things to avoid and which you lean on heavily when it comes to shopping. These guidelines stand out as much as the first time you spent an entire day subtly read
Everyone who is anyone rides the subway in New York City. No, seriously. It's the easiest way to get around the city without spending a fortune, and you never know when a celebrity will plop down next to you. Case in point: These great snaps of Mariah Carey, Olivia Wilde, Dame Helen Mirren and more. read