Thrifty Threads: Cool Summer Day Dressing

Posted On Thursday, July 2nd, 2015
Filed Under: shopping, Style Guide, Thrift Stores


Summer isn’t all about cut offs and tank tops, especially on days when the temps are barely 70 degrees. That’s why I always keep a few layering pieces handy to keep the chill away.

Also, in this week’s Thrifty Threads I’m using an easy styling trick to look taller in an instant!

Dime Find of the Week: Kashmir.VIII 90s Prints

Posted On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015
Filed Under: Fab Under $100, shopping


I realized I haven’t done a Dime Find of the Week in a while, but this brand I’m sharing today is worth a serious mention. Today’s actually my birthday {yay!!!} so in addition to upgrading my sad iPhone 4s, I think I’m going to buy myself one of these finds below.

What: Kashmir.VIII 90s sitcom prints

Why: The 90s were the absolute best, especially when it came to film and television, so why not wear your favorite characters on your shirt, skirt, clutch or even a few home items?

Summer Style Essentials Under $50

Posted On Friday, June 26th, 2015
Filed Under: Fab Under $50, shopping
This week’s blog theme has clearly been about summer style. From thrift shopping to pairing vintage with modern pieces, it’s all about affordable must haves for the summer season. So it only made sense to round out the first week of the new season with a post devoted to the must have fashion pieces. Think of this as your capsule collection for summer, the only essentials you need to keep you cool and looking fly.
That’s where comes in. The site offers coupons and cash back on purchases {yay, rebate checks} from more than 3000 retailers. Basically it’s a great way to get savings on top of savings and even reap rewards for shopping. Check out the 7 summer style must haves and the discounts you can get.

How to Thrift Shop: 6 Shopping Tips for Summer

Posted On Wednesday, June 24th, 2015
Filed Under: Looking Fly on a Dime TV, shopping, Thrift Stores


Last week I blogged about why summer is the best time to thrift shop. Well, today I’m taking it one step further.

You know why it’s the best time to go thrifting, but today’s all about the tips that will help with the how: how to find the best shop, best days to go and how to take advantage of summer sales.

5 Tips to Effortlessly Clean Out Your Closet this Season

Posted On Monday, June 22nd, 2015
Filed Under: shopping, Style Guide


Yesterday marked the official start of summer and there’s no better time to clean out that closet of yours. While some people clean their closet every season, doing a revamp at the mid-way mark of the year is pretty important.
Freeing up your closet really helps you determine what you already have and ensure you wear the pieces you even forgot about. And more importantly, you finally ditch the garments and accessories that no longer serve their purpose.
Here are 5 easy ways to clean out your closet for summer.