Denim Guide: 5 Fitting Room Tips to Find the Best Jeans

Posted On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
Filed Under: Deals & Steals, shopping, Style Guide
While I love a good black skinny jean, I absolutely hate shopping for jeans. Well, I’m not a fan of shopping for pants, in general. I always have the issue with them being too long and the waist always gaps. *sigh*
However, I have found a few brands I love {Forever 21, Hudson and Rock & Republic for Kohl’s!}, and if you’re still struggling, here are a few tips to use when shopping for jeans. These are the fitting room do’s and don’ts of denim shopping.

What’s In Store: Sears Latest Collections {The Good, the Bad, the Great!}

Posted On Monday, January 26th, 2015
Filed Under: Deals & Steals, shopping

Last Saturday my afternoon consisted of brunch and a trip to Sears. Yes, Sears. I haven’t been inside one of their stores in at least six months. But now that my Thrifty Threads 365 challenge is over, I’m back to seeing what major department stores have to offer and if they’re worth the price.

Well, there was good and bad. From the high price and low quality of the Kardashian Kollection to the Sears line I wish more people would pay attention to, see what’s in store at Sears!

One Simple Tip to Cut Down on Thrifter’s Remorse

Posted On Thursday, January 22nd, 2015
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores

I recently did something I know I shouldn’t have. I thrifted a vintage dress, but once I got it home, I was kinda sorta not really loving it. I {may have?} only bought it because it was so different.

One of the reasons I prefer thrift shopping is because you find unique threads you wouldn’t get at department stores or fast fashion chains. But this reason can also lead to serious thrifter’s remorse. Here’s how to combat that!

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The Only Garment You Need to Buy This Season

Posted On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
Filed Under: Deals & Steals, Fab Under $100, shopping, Style Guide
statement-winter-coat-looking-fly-on-a-dime-bold-outerwear Every new season means it’s time to swap out the old for the new. However, who has the time or money to buy fresh threads each season?!
If you’re strapped for cash, there’s just one garment you need this winter. It will keep you warm and make your old clothes look fresh.

5 Common Thrift Shopping Myths & Misconceptions

Posted On Monday, January 5th, 2015
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores


It’s no secret that thrift shopping has become chic and some people {self included!} proudly show off their thrift store scores. But you would be amazed at the horrible thrift shopping myths I constantly hear. And I’m sure you’ve heard them too or maybe you even believe a few.

From the cleanliness to the sizes they include, below are 5 common myths about thrift shopping and why you should debunk them ASAP!