The Real Deal About Cheap Shoes {Do They Last?}

Posted On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
Filed Under: shopping, Style Guide

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It’s no secret I love a good deal. And if you’re reading this blog, you probably do too. Though I’m cool with a $1 thrift store shirt, shoes can be a different story. Your footwear carries the weight of your body and can seriously affect your feet if they’re poorly constructed {i.e. cheap!}.

But before you write off cheap shoes, here are some observations: the good and the bad I’ve observed over the past few months wearing three pairs of cheap shoes.

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Fashion Hack: Convert Your Bodycon Dress Into the Perfect Fitted Shirt

Posted On Tuesday, July 5th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide

Fashion Hack: Convert Your Bodycon Dress Into the Perfect Fitted Shirt

Last night I whipped out a head to toe thrifted look for a Fourth of July rooftop party and I also utilized one of my go-to styling hacks.

I converted a bodycon dress into a top! I’ve been doing this for years and if you’re looking for the perfect fitted shirt, here’s how you can do it, too!

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.

Thrifty Threads: The Awesome $10 Vintage Dress That’s More Than Meets the Eye

Posted On Thursday, May 19th, 2016
Filed Under: Thrift Stores, Thrifty Threads 365

 Thrifty Threads: The Awesome $10 Vintage Dress That's More Than Meets the Eye
I’m all for trying “tricky trends” or unique garments, but this vintage dress I recently purchased was the trickiest of them all. But wait, it’s not even a dress!

I thrifted this “dress” last month and immediately feel in love…after I figured out how to wear it.

10 Ways to Make Your Clothes Look More Expensive {Printable Style Guide}

Posted On Monday, November 30th, 2015
Filed Under: Style Guide

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Remember a few months ago when I said I’d start producing downloadable, printable style guides?! Here she is. Well, if you subscribe to my newsletter, you received the first guide last week. That initial guide was exclusive to my newsletter family, so be sure to subscribe here.

Now I’ve created another guide that’s all about giving your look a luxe feel, even if you’re on a tight budget.

Click below for more info and to download the style guide.

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