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.

Thrift Haul – Summer Dresses for Every Occasion

Posted On Monday, July 18th, 2016
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores

Thrift Haul - Summer Dresses for Every Occasion

There’s no denying summer is here! It’s currently 90+ degrees in NYC. One of my favorite style options on hot, humid days is a dress. Why? It’s the perfect one piece wonder, no need to mix and match!

Check out the video below to see what awesome summer dresses I found at the thrift shop. Tons of style inspiration if you’re trying to stay cool and look chic this summer.

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Thrifty Threads: How to Wear Flare Jeans {It’s a Flattering Style for All Body Types, Seriously!}

Posted On Thursday, July 14th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide, Thrift Stores

Thrifty Threads: How to Wear Flare Jeans {It's a Flattering Style for All Body Types, Seriously!} Flare leg denim: I never thought I’d wear them. I mean, I’m only 5’2″ so I feared they’d overwhelm my frame. But I was so surprised at these NYDJ flare jeans. And instead of being unflattering, they’re actually super flattering!

If you’re on the fence about flare jeans, and especially if you need tips on how to wear them, read on.

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How to Thrift Shop for Accessories {Plus a Haul Video}

Posted On Thursday, July 7th, 2016
Filed Under: Thrift Stores

How to Thrift Shop for Accessories {Plus a Haul Video}
It’s been forever since I did a YouTube video. But I’m back!!  No seriously, I am. I even have another video edited and ready to go {it’s on summer dresses!}.

Written content is great but it’s also nice to switch things up a bit.

And that’s why I’m back with a video all about thrifting accessories: why they’re so great, how they can help you determine whether an outfit is a yay or nay and I’m showing you some of my favorite accessories I thrifted over the past month.

Fashion Hack: Convert Your Bodycon Dress Into the Perfect Fitted Shirt

Posted On Tuesday, July 5th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide

Fashion Hack: Convert Your Bodycon Dress Into the Perfect Fitted Shirt

Last night I whipped out a head to toe thrifted look for a Fourth of July rooftop party and I also utilized one of my go-to styling hacks.

I converted a bodycon dress into a top! I’ve been doing this for years and if you’re looking for the perfect fitted shirt, here’s how you can do it, too!