Cubicle Chic: 3 Ways to Wear Leopard Print to the Office

Posted On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014
Filed Under: Cubicle Chic, shopping, Style Guide

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Season after season, leopard is on trend. And why not? It’s a fun print that has serious personality. However, in the office or not, it is still a difficult print to wear. It’s one of those patterns that if done correctly, is very chic, but if executed poorly can be quite unflattering.

The pros certainly outweigh the cons and it’s worth trying this eternal trend. Here’s how to wear leopard in the workplace.

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Check Me Out in People StyleWatch

Posted On Monday, August 18th, 2014
Filed Under: Looking FLY on a Dime, shopping, Thrift Stores

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If you’re following my social media accounts {Instagram, Twitter and Facebook}, then you already know I’m in the September issue of People StyleWatch. *insert happy dance*

I’ve been obsessed with StyleWatch since they launched a few years ago, so offering my shopping tips was a dream come true. They asked me to share my top thrift tips and the timing couldn’t have been better.

Links to Save By: Thrift Shopping Edition

Posted On Friday, August 15th, 2014
Filed Under: Deals & Steals, shopping, Thrift Stores

This week’s Links to Save By is devoted to thrift shopping, the best past time ever! That’s because Sunday, August 17 is National Thrift Shop Day. Find a store near you and do some serious thrifting, as many stores will have discounts. Below are a few thrift tips to help you navigate the aisles like a pro. 

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Participating NYC Thrift Stores Offer Up to 50 Percent Off for National Thrift Store Day {Reuse NYC}

Where to Go Thrift Shopping in NYC {eBay}

26 Thrift Store Shopping Tips to Help You Score Awesome Stuff {Huffington Post}

What to Do If You Strike Out at a Thrift Store {Looking Fly on a Dime}

Are Thrift Store Prices Becoming Too Expensive {my most popular, commented on post to date!}

Want an Exclusive Look at the Cover of My Thrift Shopping eBook? Sign up for my newsletter. I’m giving subscribers a first look this weekend! 

Cubicle Chic: 3 Ways to Wear Shorts to the Office

Posted On Wednesday, August 13th, 2014
Filed Under: Cubicle Chic, Fab Under $50, shopping, Style Guide

Cubicle Chic: how to pull off shorts in the workplace

Wearing shorts in the office can be difficult to pull off. Once a garment only reserved for causal settings, dress shorts are a definitely a trend to try in the last few weeks of summer. The trick to pulling off shorts in a work environment is to focus on the right fit and length. You don’t want to wear anything too tight or revealing. It’s all about finding a pair of shorts that are at least mid-thigh length, but is still flattering to your shape.

In this week’s Cubicle Chic, see how to wear shorts to work in an effortless, affordable way.

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Fashionable and Functional Travel Gear

Posted On Monday, August 11th, 2014
Filed Under: Deals & Steals, shopping, Style Guide, Travel on a Dime

Chic Travel Style Summer is wrapping up {can you believe it!}, so if you haven’t had a chance to take a quick trip, now is the time. Whether you’re traveling by train, plane or bus, being comfortable while you jetset is a must.

Maybe you like a super casual look or want to head straight from the airport to a meeting, these looks from Kohl’s will keep you on trend and prepared when you hit the road.

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