Unless you are part of a high income family and an Oilily backpack is hardly a splurge for your eight-year-old daughter, then it might be wise to save this amazing accessory for special outings and events as opposed to the schoolyard.
Whether you splurge and buy a new outfit or bargain hunt for a treasure, once you experience the comfort and style of Eileen Fisher plus size clothing, you may fall in love with her designs.
Push that trip to see Aunt Edna back to mid-January or February, April, May, or the middle of September or December and you'll be able to splurge a bit while you're there with the money you've managed to save on your airline tickets.
While the hotel may be more expensive than what you'd ordinarily consider, by staying close to home you can afford to splurge on a larger room, in-room whirlpool, spa treatments, or other decadent delights.
If you've made the decision to splurge, you can rest assured you'll have a blast choosing the right pair (or pairs, if you're feeling especially frugal or just happen to love your flip flops).