Tag: 2017 style

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

Search Spotlight – Summer Florals!

Search Spotlight – Summer Florals!

    Lots of exciting things are happening fashion-wise this week!  Most noticeably, the massive heat wave that's in the forecast.  If you're like me, you are scrambling through your clothes to find options that will keep you cool as temperatures spike.  Today's post is all about finding those cute florals that will do just … Continue reading Search Spotlight – Summer Florals!

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 – Spring to Moto

Search Spotlight – Spring to Moto

I always like to have a couple different jackets in my wardrobe, especially for this time of year when temperatures can change quickly.  The moto jacket trend is still going strong and luckily for thrifters, they're popping up all over the second hand clothing apps like Poshmark. I know a lot of you are either strongly against … Continue reading Search Spotlight – Spring to Moto

Search Spotlight – Tassel Earrings

Search Spotlight – Tassel Earrings

Tassel earrings are hot this spring and BaubleBar has set the bar high with their iconic version I'm sporting, which are flying off the thrifting app "shelves"!  I checked for these on Poshmark for about a week before deciding that it actually made more sense to buy them new, using the new customer coupon code that BaubleBar offers.  I … Continue reading Search Spotlight – Tassel Earrings

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