Thrifty Threads: The Easy Way to Incorporate Statement Pieces in Your Wardrobe

Posted On Thursday, May 12th, 2016
Filed Under: Deals & Steals

Thrifty Threads: The Easy Way to Incorporate Statement Pieces in Your Wardrobe

Don’t you just love clothes with movement? Maybe it’s a flowy dress that blows in the wind or anything with sequins and beading. For me, it’s this fringe miniskirt. I don’t have anything like it in my closet and when I copped it from H&M last year {just $25!} during a holiday sale, I knew she’d be a stand out piece.

Hmm, but exactly how do you wear statement garments like fringe or sequins? Answer: it’s easier than you think!

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Accessories That Instantly Upgrade Your Winter Style

Posted On Monday, February 8th, 2016
Filed Under: Deals & Steals, shopping, Style Guide

Accessories That Instantly Upgrade Your Winter Style

Accessories quickly jazz up any outfit, but they can also make your gear look super expensive. And did I mention it’s the most affordable way to look luxe?! Well, it is.

Even if you’re rocking the same coat from last season, a few select cold weather accessories can instantly {and affordably!} make your outfit look stylish and expensive. Read on to see the finishing pieces that make a major difference.

Can We Talk About Balmain for H&M and Why Designer Collabs Should Die?

Posted On Monday, November 9th, 2015
Filed Under: Deals & Steals, shopping, Style Guide

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Sigh. I hate doing rant posts and I’m going to do my best to not turn this into just that. But can we talk for a minute? Like, a real talk.

I’m so over affordable retailers and their designer collaborations. And last week’s Balmain for H&M disaster was my final straw.

Budget Shopping Tips that Are Really Making You Broke

Posted On Monday, September 28th, 2015
Filed Under: Deals & Steals, shopping, Style Guide

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We all like to think we’re savvy shoppers, but sometimes our money-saving ways are actually costing us money. From excessive discount shopping to signing up for store credits cards, these fashion habits are making you broke!

Below are a few budget shopping tips that are costing you major. Plus, how to avoid these pitfalls and really save.

Thrifty Threads: Summer to Fall Style

Posted On Thursday, September 24th, 2015
Filed Under: Style Guide, Thrift Stores, Thrifty Threads 365

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It’s officially fall and while I may be rocking layers and chunky sweaters in a few weeks, for now I’m still hanging on to my summer threads. Well, with the addition of a fall wardrobe staple.

During my Salvation Army thrift shopping trip two weeks ago {I shop on Wednesdays when most items are half off!}, I scored big! And a few of the pieces I bought included an embellished crop top from H&M and a sheer maxi skirt from Zara. They were the perfect pieces for my latest Thrifty Threads outfit.