6 Year Blogiversary – Why I Felt Uninspired and What’s Next

Posted On Thursday, September 3rd, 2015
Filed Under: Looking FLY on a Dime

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Tuesday marked the six year anniversary of Looking Fly on a Dime® and you know what? I barely even noticed! I’ve been feeling less than inspired, burned out and questioning the direction of the site. If you follow me on Snapchat {@PatriceJWill}, then you heard the full story. But after taking some time off, I’ve realized where I want to take the site and how I can continue to make this a space that serves your affordable fashion and lifestyle needs.

So here’s what’s new for the coming year!

Thrift Shopping Strategy: Why You Should Shop at the End of the Day

Posted On Thursday, August 27th, 2015
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores

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When it comes to thrift shopping, there’s always this urge to be the first in line and at the store. I totally get it. The inventory is limited and it’s not like the same garment is available in a ton of sizes {like at traditional department stores}, but I’ve found some serious value in being one of the last people to shop the store or a major warehouse sale.

Here’s why…

Dime Find of the Week: DisClothesure Statement Sunglasses

Posted On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
Filed Under: Deals & Steals, Fab Under $50

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What
: Disclothesure statement making sunglasses

Why: Summer is coming to an end, but you still need to protect your eyes from harmful rays! Oh, and you want to look cute while doing it.

Seeking Fashion Interns and an Assistant

Posted On Monday, August 24th, 2015
Filed Under: Looking FLY on a Dime

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My awesome intern, LeAnn, is studying abroad in London {yay for her, sucks for me!}, so I’m in serious need of a new assistant and writing intern. Looking Fly on a Dime® is undergoing a redesign this fall and I have tons of idea for new, fresh content but I need help in making it happen.

This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in fashion, writing and the world of media and entrepreneurship. See below for more info!

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Thrifty Threads: Casual Chic Weekend Style

Posted On Thursday, August 20th, 2015
Filed Under: Fab Under $50, shopping, Style Guide, Thrift Stores

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My style has always been what you might consider to be “casual chic.” I love basics like jeans, tank/tee with a nice pop thanks to a printed jacket, statement jewels or killer heels.

So when it comes to pulling a weekend look together that’s fashionable and functional, I stick with a basic formula I know will work well. This week I rocked a few thrifted garments with affordable, comfortable pieces from Hanes.

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