Thrift Shopping Playlist – Use Music to Get Pumped and Score Deals

Posted On Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores

Thrift Playlist: How the right music can help you shop
I remember one of the first times I went thrift shopping when I moved to NYC. It was a disaster! Though some would consider me a thrift shopping pro today {Nate Berkus even called me a sorceress at thrifting!}, it hasn’t always been that way. Yeas ago I was totally overwhelmed by the NYC thrifting scene and I walked out of a massive warehouse of secondhand clothes after 10 minutes.
But living on a magazine assistant budget was enough to get me back in to the thrift stores ASAP and music played a major part in it. When I started making shopping playlists, my experience changed.
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4 Stylish Ways to Display Shoes and Accessories

Posted On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
Filed Under: DIY, shopping
4 Ways to Organize Your Accessories
Keeping your shoes and accessories organized can be a fun way to beautify your room and really show off your goods. Displaying your favorite fashion elements will keep your space looking neat and chic. Not only can you buy affordable organizers but you can make stylish ones that show off your unique fashion sense.
Here are four ways to store your accessories.
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Get Fresh & Fabulous from Head to Toe

Posted On Monday, April 14th, 2014
Filed Under: Beauty on a Dime, shopping, Style Guide

Disclosure: Compensation was provided by Caress® via Glam Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Caress®.

Fresh and Fabulous for Spring

I’ve been using Caress® since way back in the day when they were just in the oval-ish bar of soap. My grandma used the line exclusively and I remember loving the soap because it was pink! I couldn’t wait to sleep over her house and take a bath with the super girly soap.

Fast forward years {many years!} later and Caress® has become way more than the pink soap, and one line in particular, the Emerald Rush™ Fresh Body Collection is perfect for the warmer months.

Links to Save By: Loehmann’s is Returning & Style Tricks for Petite Women

Posted On Friday, April 11th, 2014
Filed Under: Deals & Steals, Designer on a Dime, DIY, shopping

Links to Save By: Loehmann's is Being Resurrected, Style Tips + More

Ready, Set, Thrift! Grab your tickets for my thrift shopping party on Saturday, 4/26 {Housing Works}

14 Fashion Tips and Tricks to Make You Look Taller {StyleList}

Loehmann’s is Being Resurrected As an Online Store This Spring {Racked}

5 Ways to Shop Discount Department Stores Like a Pro {my Cheap & Chic column for ebony.com}

The Broke Girl’s Guide to Celebrity Style {WhoWhatWear}

10 Ways to Makeover Your Home with Just a Sharpie {Apartment Therapy}

Splurge or Save? Spring’s Single Sole Sandals {Frugal Shopaholics}

Thrift Shopping Party – Join Me for Ready, Set, Thrift!

Posted On Monday, April 7th, 2014
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores

Join me for my thrift shopping party with Housing Works Buy the Bag

If you subscribe to my weekly newsletter or follow me on Twitter or Instagram, then you already know minor details about my Ready, Set, Thrift! event.
On Saturday, April 26, I’ll be joining forces with Housing Works Buy the Bag for an evening of thrift shopping, drinks, light bites and more! Buy the Bag typically offers a bag full of clothes for $25 and for this event, they’re just 20 bucks.