Ep. 34- Beautifully Budgeted with Carly Bandy

This week on Under the Influence Podcast, Whitney Eckis welcomes Carly Bandy. Carly is a 24-year-old Atlanta native and the founder of Beautiful on a Budget - a fashion and lifestyle blog for those who wish to stay on trend, but also on budget! Whitney and Carly discuss her focus on providing her followers with affordable and attainable on-trend items. They dive into budget friendly branding, how to find collaborative resources. Listen to hear her top tips and tricks, and learn how she launched her self funded brand, along with what's next for Carly!

This week on Under The Influence podcast!

( :01 ): Hi everyone, this is Whitney Eckis. Welcome back to Under The Influence Podcast. Whitney thanks fans for listening. This week we are joined by Carly Bandy.


( 4:30 ): Whitney asks: “Tell us about a little bit about Beautiful on a Budget and how you got started?”

(6:15 ): Whitney asks: “How did you come up with a budget for your brand?” 

(10:04): Whitney asks: “So tell me, why Amazon?”  

(12:16): Whitney asks: “When I think of Amazon, I think of Collette Prime, do you follow her?”

(12:58 ): Whitney asks: “So tell me about your top 3 budgeting tips when shopping fashion?”

( 15:01 ): Whitney asks: “Tell us about how you’re expanding your knowledge on fashion and what you’re giving to your followers in regards to that expanded knowledge?”

( 17:30 ): Whitney asks: “Who do you feel like is your biggest inspiration in fashion?”

( 18:01): Whitney asks: “What keeps you driven? Where does your passion come from?”

( 20:00 ): Whitney asks: “What do you feel like your audience asks the most advice for?”

( 23:25 ): Whitney asks: “How did you build your blog and your brand while being budget friendly??”

( 26:23 ): Whitney asks: “How do you feel brands can be a better influence on their community?”

(29:00): Whitney asks: “In your own words what does influence mean to you?”

( 31:09 ): Whitney asks: “What is your best influential tip?”

( 34:32 ): Whitney asks: “Who is your favorite Instagram/instagrammer to stalk??”

( 34:44 ): Whitney asks: “What is your favorite social media hack?”

( 35:09): Whitney asks: “What is your go to self love practice?”

( 36:00 ): Whitney asks: “What is your favorite weird fashion trend?”

( 36:51 ): Whitney asks: “What is your favorite go to cocktail?”

( 38:14 ): Whitney asks: “What about your favorite reality TV Show?”

( 38:47): Whitney asks: “What about your favorite Podcast?”

(39:16): Whitney asks: “What about your favorite business owner?”

(39:54): Whitney asks: Who is your favorite person of influence or influencer, someone who inspires you? 

Thank you for going Under the Influence with us Carly Bandy!