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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.
Old ladies are possessed of many great skills: they spin a good yarn, are awesome hagglers, and are pros at snagging the last seat on the bus. Joking aside, grandmas (and, you know, elders in general) deserve our respect — still, even the most adventurous dressers tend to dismiss their style. But, we'd argue that there read
There's something about the impending end of summer (it's happening, people, and sooner than most of us would like) that makes us itch for a total beauty overhaul. Bronzers, beachy waves, and aqua liners are lovely, but after three straight months of them, we're starting to get a bit of that summertime sadness with our read