Tag: 2017 Spring trends

5 Tips on Looking Good When You Don’t Match

5 Tips on Looking Good When You Don’t Match

Most serious thrifters have faced the dilemma of buying a gorgeous clothing item at an amazing deal, only to realize that it doesn't really match anything in their closet.  This happens because runway color palettes change every year, and clothing designers change their colors according to what's "in".  I sometimes find myself in this situation … Continue reading 5 Tips on Looking Good When You Don’t Match

Search Spotlight – The Perfect Graphic Tee

Search Spotlight – The Perfect Graphic Tee

One of the amazing things about summer is that it gives so many people a chance to slow down and enjoy life a bit.  Summer is the time for vacations, staycations, getaways, and marks the end of another school year.  I enjoy my typical lazy summer day at home and can be found in workout … Continue reading Search Spotlight – The Perfect Graphic Tee

5 Tips on Wearing a Crop Top

5 Tips on Wearing a Crop Top

In last week's post I mentioned that I totally dig the crop top trend, as long as they're worn appropriately. Thanks to an email I received from a curious reader of mine, today's post is all about how to wear one.  Of course sometimes it's fine to toss these tips out the window - like with hardcore activewear situations, outdoor concerts, etc. On … Continue reading 5 Tips on Wearing a Crop Top

Search Spotlight – The Bucket Bag

Search Spotlight – The Bucket Bag

Nothing kicks off warm weather quite like Mother's Day weekend and what better way to celebrate than with a beautiful summery bucket bag?  They are very on trend this year and there are plenty to choose from on the thrifting apps that are adorable and affordable.  Bonus: these make great last minute gifts for a trendy mom! … Continue reading Search Spotlight – The Bucket Bag

The 4 Worst Apples of the Best Thrifting Apps

The 4 Worst Apples of the Best Thrifting Apps

I do the majority of my clothing shopping on apps like Poshmark, Mercari, & Tradesy because it makes a ridiculous amount of sense for budgeting and for the environment. Before my thrifting days, I'd buy one or two new outfits every season, but now I'm constantly buying (and selling) stuff.  I stay motivated to sell … Continue reading The 4 Worst Apples of the Best Thrifting Apps

Organizing my Wardrobe Part II

Organizing my Wardrobe Part II

In past posts I've given closet organization tips & offered advice on how to begin thrifting unwanted clothes online but what about the fun part – rebuilding your wardrobe with current styles you’ll actually wear?  Sure, I post the latest trends available on these thrifting sites every Saturday, but how do you know what's right for your lifestyle?  This is what today's post … Continue reading Organizing my Wardrobe Part II

When an Order Goes Wrong

When an Order Goes Wrong

You read the description several times, ask all the right questions, and fall in love slash buy the item you’d been lusting after. But after it arrives you discover the picture that had been painted in your head was a magnificent work of fiction.   It happens, and I must admit that sometimes I get so … Continue reading When an Order Goes Wrong

Search Spotlight (ruffles are in)

Search Spotlight (ruffles are in)

Let's be real for a minute. This year's fashion trends look a bit like a bad Seinfeld episode with the in-your-face bra tops and (pirate) ruffles…. It's almost St. Patty's day though (cheers) and what better way to celebrate than with a new edition to my blog (#excited emoji)! Every Saturday I’ll be posting my … Continue reading Search Spotlight (ruffles are in)