Thrifty Threads: Must Have Winter Accessories

Posted On Thursday, January 29th, 2015
Filed Under: Deals & Steals, Style Guide, Thrift Stores

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It’s cold in New York. Let me add it’s cold and there’s snow on the ground. Though we dodged a blizzard this week, it’s still pretty frigid out. A few weeks ago I told you about the importance of a statement winter coat and it’s the only garment you need to buy this season.

Well, I’ll add winter accessories to the list as well. These are the add-ons that will keep you warm and chic! Oh, and since my Thrifty Threads 365 challenge is over, I finally went shopping and bought my first brand new item in a year!

Denim Guide: 5 Fitting Room Tips to Find the Best Jeans

Posted On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
Filed Under: Deals & Steals, shopping, Style Guide
While I love a good black skinny jean, I absolutely hate shopping for jeans. Well, I’m not a fan of shopping for pants, in general. I always have the issue with them being too long and the waist always gaps. *sigh*
However, I have found a few brands I love {Forever 21, Hudson and Rock & Republic for Kohl’s!}, and if you’re still struggling, here are a few tips to use when shopping for jeans. These are the fitting room do’s and don’ts of denim shopping.

What’s In Store: Sears Latest Collections {The Good, the Bad, the Great!}

Posted On Monday, January 26th, 2015
Filed Under: Deals & Steals, shopping

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Last Saturday my afternoon consisted of brunch and a trip to Sears. Yes, Sears. I haven’t been inside one of their stores in at least six months. But now that my Thrifty Threads 365 challenge is over, I’m back to seeing what major department stores have to offer and if they’re worth the price.

Well, there was good and bad. From the high price and low quality of the Kardashian Kollection to the Sears line I wish more people would pay attention to, see what’s in store at Sears!

One Simple Tip to Cut Down on Thrifter’s Remorse

Posted On Thursday, January 22nd, 2015
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores

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I recently did something I know I shouldn’t have. I thrifted a vintage dress, but once I got it home, I was kinda sorta not really loving it. I {may have?} only bought it because it was so different.

One of the reasons I prefer thrift shopping is because you find unique threads you wouldn’t get at department stores or fast fashion chains. But this reason can also lead to serious thrifter’s remorse. Here’s how to combat that!

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5 Ways to Protect Your Winter Boots

Posted On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
Filed Under: Style Guide
If you’re like most of the country, then you know it’s absolutely freezing and prime time for boot season. I love wearing a sturdy, warm pair of boots in the winter, but the frigid temps can wreak havoc. Between salt-stained boots and soggy shoes, it’s extremely important to show your boots some tender love and care and preserve them for years to come.
Check out five tips to care for your winter boots. The solutions are quick, easy and affordable!

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