Thrifty Threads: Finding Your Effortlessly Chic Weekend Style

Posted On Friday, June 24th, 2016
Filed Under: shopping, Style Guide, Thrift Stores

Thrifty Threads: Finding Your Effortlessly Chic Weekend Style Sometimes I just don’t feel like getting dressed. I love clothes but there are mornings when the act of putting thought into what I’m going to wear is just too much.

That’s the importance of a fashion uniform. And in particular, finding your weekend fashion uniform.

What Not to Pack in Your Carry-On {5 Unnecessary Items that Take Up Space}

Posted On Tuesday, June 21st, 2016
Filed Under: Travel on a Dime

What Not to Pack in Your Carry-On {5 Unnecessary Items that Take Up Space}

Yesterday was the official start of summer so travel season is in full swing. And I’m definitely in travel mode, as I’m trying to plan a birthday trip next month. Even though I haven’t booked anything yet, I’m already thinking about what to pack. Yeah, I’m that person! And I do this because it saves a ton of time and even money {I don’t believe in checking bags}.

But, I’ve noticed most people pack unnecessary items that just take up space and weigh their bag down. So here’s what not to pack for your next vacation.

Why I Happily Spend More on My Clothes {& Why You Might Want to As Well}

Posted On Thursday, June 16th, 2016
Filed Under: shopping, Style Guide, Thrift Stores, Thrifty Threads 365

“I only paid 87 cents for this shirt!”
Yes, I used to happily proclaim this about recent thrift stores scores that I was proud of. Now, I’ll just as happily tell you about a $20 thrifted dress.

Over the past few months I’ve started spending more money on my thrifted clothes and it’s been the best thing ever for my style.

Here’s What Really Happens When You Clean Out Your Closet

Posted On Monday, June 13th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide

 Here's What Really Happens When You Clean Out Your Closet
It’s been a little over six months since I did my major closet purge. And when I say it was major, I mean major. I donated about a fourth of my wardrobe!

Since then, I’ve come to realize a few things about my style and wanted to share what really happens when you clean out your closet.

Here’s What You’re Not Doing in a Fitting Room {that You Should!} to Ensure Proper Fit

Posted On Thursday, June 2nd, 2016
Filed Under: shopping, Style Guide

Fitting Room Tips: Here's What You Should Be Doing to Ensure the Best Fit Fitting rooms are a necessary evil. The act of trying on clothes can feel so tedious, but I hate to break it to you, it’s absolutely necessary. No seriously, you need to try your clothes on before purchasing {unless you’re shopping online, of course}.

But more importantly, there are certain things you should do while in the fitting room to ensure you’re purchasing the best fit. These tips will not only help you get a better fit, but also cut down having to make returns.