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10 Stylish Dorm Décor Picks Under $30

Dorm decor picks under $30
School's out for the summer, but it's never too early to start planning your dorm room décor. While decorating dorm rooms can be difficult - especially with the lack of space and funds that comes with being a student - it's easier than ever to find decor accents that you'll love. Start with this list of décor steals under $30: From a chic table lamp that will illuminate your desk or nightstand, to a patterned picture frame to house a memory from home, to wall art that gives you a focal point for your dorm room, this list will make your dorm room a home away from home - on a budget!

Summer Sophisticate: Emmy Rossum's Sleeveless Blouse and Wrap Skirt Look for Less

Emmy Rossum's sleeveless shirt, black wrap skirt and studded flat sandals look for less
Emmy Rossum is one of our favorite celeb muses for her sophisticated yet totally attainable everyday style. Her black wrap skirt and studded sandals are downtown-chic while her button-front shirt is relaxed enough for a weekend getaway in Montauk. Want even more ways to style a black wrap skirt this season? Check out our latest installment of Fashion Capsule - now!

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Summer Style Refresh: A Review of Junior’s Fashion at Kohl’s

We review Kohl's juniors fashions for summer
Hello Budget Babes! For once, I’m not in fitness gear! Dressing in normal clothes is rare for me now that I work at a gym, but I am more than happy and eager to spend (wisely of course) on summer fashion! So I have to say a big “thank you” to Kohl’s for the opportunity to pick out some of their items from their Juniors’ department—I was overwhelmed with the choice of dresses, and I honestly could have chosen four or five that I ADORED. But for the sake of variety and different tastes among our BB readers, I found a handful of items that you can build the perfect ensemble for any occasion in these sunny months ahead!

Sunday Funday Linkup: Deborah Lippmann Painted Desert Collection, Mommy and Me Fashion & $50 Sephora Gift Card Giveaway!

Sunday Funday Bloghop and Linkup - Add your links for a chance to be featured on all three blogs, plus get inspired by the best blogger content each week!
Welcome to a new addition of our weekly linkup party! This week we're chatting Deborah Lippmann's Painted Desert collection, the cutest mommy and me fashion, and giving away a $50 Sephora giftcard!

Want to be featured as our Funday Linkup Fave of the Week? Add your links using the InLinkz widget at the end of this post. We're posting our top pick weekly on all three of our blogs + Facebook! Share this post with fellow partygoers on social tagging @budgetbabe #FundayLinkup

Visit my co-hosts Bon Bon Rose Girls and Fab Fatale for more inspiration.