3 Fresh, Inexpensive Ways to Remix Your Go-To Spring Jackets

Posted On Friday, March 17th, 2017
Filed Under: Style Guide

Spring is just a few days away and I couldn’t be happier! It’s my favorite season because it’s not too hot and not too cold. Since it’s that in-between weather, the right choice of outerwear is so important.
But you probably have a leather jacket you wear every spring, right? Or maybe a denim jacket or trench coat?
Below are a few ways to update your go-to spring jackets and make them look new and fresh for the upcoming season.

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How to Thrift Shop for Outerwear + Salvation Army Coat Sale

Posted On Monday, October 3rd, 2016
Filed Under: Thrift Stores

How to Thrift Shop for Outerwear + Salvation Army Coat Sale {this weekend!}

A few days ago on Instagram, I mentioned the upcoming Salvation Army coat sale. I don’t use the word “epic” often, but it’s fitting for this sale! If you’re in the NYC area and in need of some outerwear, you’ll want to check this out!

Below are a few tips to shop the upcoming coat sale or any sale!

Winter Chic Style Equation

Posted On Monday, February 16th, 2015
Filed Under: Style Guide

It’s Fashion Week here in New York and though this should be the time of high style, I’m seeing some sartorial choices that have left me scratching my head. Style is totally personal and we can all rock what we want, but I’m absolutely baffled by women who are foregoing warmth for style. The temperatures are below zero, but I’ve seen fashionistas in open toe sandals and light layers. Um, no!

Ladies, style and warmth can coexist. I previously did a Style Equation feature {quick fashion combos that make it easy to get dressed!} last year, but now is the time to resurrect it. Check out the 5 style essentials you need to get dressed in the cold weather. I promise, you’ll be warm and cute!

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.

Thrifty Threads: Vintage Christian Dior Coat

Posted On Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
Filed Under: shopping, Thrifty Threads 365

Thrifty Threads 365 is a fashion challenge where I will only thrift shop for an entire year. I’ll show you how it’s easy and wallet friendly to satisfy your style needs with secondhand finds. For full details, check the original post here.


Today is the last day of 2014, so that means it’s the final day of Thrifty Threads 365! For the entire year I’ve solely relied on clothes and accessories from the thrift shop, without spending a single dime on new clothing {excluding underwear, of course!}.

What better way to close the challenge out than with a statement making coat? I scored this vintage Christian Dior* double breasted coat from the massive Salvation Army coat sale and I’d say it was $23 well spent!