Thrift Haul: Summer Accessories

Posted On Monday, May 4th, 2015
Filed Under: Looking Fly on a Dime TV, Thrift Stores


Remember when I suggested you should always start with the accessories when you thrift shop? Well, I follow that same strategy when I want to shop smarter, not harder and it certainly paid off.

Last month I scored awesome jewelry and shoes from the thrift shop and I wanted to share them with you. Also, I’m dishing on a few tips to sanitize secondhand shoes.

I Don’t Pay Retail, I Thrift! Tote Bags

Posted On Monday, April 27th, 2015
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores


If you’re reading this, I’m on vacation in Belize.

This is the only new post of the week, but when I come back, there’s some great stuff on the horizon, like the tote bag above!

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How to Thrift Shop Online – Plus, Get 50 Percent Off Your Purchase

Posted On Thursday, April 23rd, 2015
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores

I’m an avid thrifter and there’s a thrill I naturally get when I walk into the thrift shop. From scouring the racks to finding that perfect vintage gem, there’s such a high that naturally comes with thrift shopping. However, sometimes you just don’t want to deal with the crowds.

That’s where thrift shopping online comes in. Yes, you can secondhand shop online. And unlike some sites where anyone can upload photos and you have no idea of the quality, Twice, offers clothes at up to 90 percent off and they ensure the quality is impeccable.
I shopped with the site and here’s what I thought…plus here’s how you can get half off your first order if you want to give Twice a try.

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Travel on a Dime: 3 Ways to Pack Fashion Essentials in a Single Carry-On

Posted On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015
Filed Under: Style Guide, Travel on a Dime
I’m heading to Belize this weekend and I couldn’t be more excited! If you know me, then you know I can count on one hand {and still have fingers left over!} the times I’ve checked a bag while flying.
It’s all about sticking to a few rules when packing a single carry-on bag. The goal is to bring the essentials and have enough room in your bag for souvenirs. Here’s how to do it!

Thrifty Threads: How to Find the Perfect Jumpsuit

Posted On Monday, April 20th, 2015
Filed Under: Style Guide, Thrift Stores

I’ve found a few jumpsuits I love but when I say a few, I really mean just a few. My problem is they’re too long for my 5’2″ frame, the waist is baggy but too fitted on my booty or numerous buttons make it a pain to get in and out of. Well, I finally found the perfect jumpsuit.

Let me back up. I didn’t actually buy a jumpsuit, I created one. And you can too with items you already have in your closet.

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