Smart money lessons from reality TV
'What Not to Wear': Invest in quality
TLC style gurus Stacy London and Clinton Kelly say the people they make over on their TV show concentrate on finding a few high-quality clothing staples and building their wardrobe around those basic pieces.
"Often people shop with the belief that if an item is on sale, they should buy it," said Kathleen Burns Kingsbury, author of "Creating Wealth From The Inside Out Workbook." "Many of these bargain hunters wind up with a closet full of clothes they never wear or have only worn once."