Everyone knows to go to thrift stores to buy the best and most original "ugly Christmas sweater" for Christmas parties, but you can find your elegant Christmas attire in thrift stores as well. This Christmas series features both fun sweaters and lavish dresses. First up, this velvet beauty. . . .
Not only am I a thrifter, I am a "one piece maximizer." This is one pair of thrifted overalls that I have styled for every season of the year with both thrifted and new pieces. I try to find different ways to wear the same piece throughout the year, and these overalls are the perfect base for an . . .
Thrifting goes beyond clothes. I have this vintage collection (obsession, obviously) of luggage that still functions perfectly, and they make for great props and fun conversation pieces. I've use them in several photoshoots and real as luggage. The green hard shell suitcase actually still had . . .
In 2013, as a budding fashion blogger finding my way, I wrote a novice thrifting guide. It is comical, full of gifs, and it does provide some helpful thrifting tips that I still abide by. It has been nearly 3 years since I published that post, and I feel like I've grown as a writer/blogger, . . .
For Earth Day 2016, with Fashion Revolution in mind, I hosted a Frock Swap/Clothing Swap with some of my friends! What is a Clothing Swap, you ask? Simple! A frock or clothing swap is a method of trading clothes with a group of people for free or for a low fee (usually larger swaps charge fees to . . .
Florals for spring. Revolutionary, right? Not really. But what about vintage and thrifted florals for spring? There's a spin that we all can love! I often buy things just for the print (via my How To Thrift rules), so instead of shopping for this month's theme, I remembered this print . . .
A popular style that has come back on the scene in the past few years and stayed around is mixing different denim tones together. Chambray is like a linen version of denim - very light and breathable instead of heavy and locking in heat. I purchased these thin, dark denim shorts at a thrift store . . .