The Benefits of Wearing the Same Clothes Over and Over

Posted On Monday, August 22nd, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide

The Benefits of Wearing the Same Clothes Over and Over

You may have noticed something about my style recently. Or maybe you haven’t. But if you follow me on Instagram, and especially if you follow my Snaps {be sure to follow @PatriceJWill}, then you know I’ve started wearing the same clothes over and over. For example: sometimes I wear the above dress twice a week {don’t judge me!}.

And I’m totally okay with this.

And surprisingly, wearing the same clothes over and over has some benefits.

The One Piece to Transition Your Summer Wardrobe to Fall {Find it At Your Local Thrift Shop!}

Posted On Thursday, August 11th, 2016
Filed Under: shopping, Style Guide, Thrift Stores

The One Piece to Transition Your Summer Wardrobe to Fall {Find it At Your Local Thrift Shop!}Late summer/early fall can be a tricky time to get dressed. It’s still hot, but maybe there’s a breeze or maybe you want to start slowly transitioning to wearing more clothes without feeling too constricted.

That’s where the duster comes in. And you can find one at any thrift shop!

When to Splurge Or Save On Your Wardrobe {3 Questions to Ask Yourself}

Posted On Monday, August 8th, 2016
Filed Under: shopping, Style Guide

When to Splurge Or Save On Your Wardrobe {3 Questions to Ask Yourself}

Is this worth investing in?” That’s a question every woman has to ask herself once she reaches a certain age, stage in her career or even once she reaches a certain income.

Some clothes are well worth the price and others are more trendy or seasonal and can be saved on.

I’m sure we’ve all heard about the “classics” that are worth investing in {trench coat, black and/or nude patent pumps, etc.} but the questions below will really help you break down if a garment or accessory is a splurge or save.

The Perfect One Piece Wonder for a Hot Summer

Posted On Thursday, July 28th, 2016
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores

Thrifty Threads: The Perfect One Piece Wonder for Summer

Dresses: they really are one piece wonders. That means they’re the single garment you can throw on and look your best in a pinch. No need to mix and match a top or bottom.

And that’s why I fell in love with this beauty I thrifted from Buffalo Exchange. It’s seriously one of the best dresses I have in my closet right now for so many reasons.

How to Pack A Carry-On Like a Pro {7 Looks, 3 Pairs of Shoes & More!}

Posted On Monday, July 25th, 2016
Filed Under: Travel on a Dime

How to Pack A Carry-On Like a Pro {7 Looks, 3 Pairs of Shoes & More!}
Packing a carry-on bag is a skill. Seriously, it’s a major skill to pack several outfits for several occasions in a single bag that can fit in the overhead compartment on a plane.

Though I consider myself the queen of carry-on, I know others who look at packing as a major challenge. And that’s why I teamed up with ESSENCE Live {Essence magazine’s weekly online show} to demonstrate exactly how to master the carry-on life.