5 Style Lessons I Learned in 2016

Posted On Thursday, December 29th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide

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The year is over. Seriously, how did this happen so quickly!? While I’m recapping my highs and lows of 2016, I can’t help but flashback to my fashion choices. And I can honestly say I wore some fun, fashionable and fly pieces. But I also learned a few great lessons.

After doing a massive closet purge last year {I donated a fourth of my wardrobe!}, 2016 taught me a lot about my personal style.

Cold Weather Checklist – Fashion Must Haves for Winter

Posted On Thursday, December 15th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide

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It’s cold. Actually it’s freezing in NYC right now. Like brrr cold. So right about now everyone is whipping out those coats, scarves and boots to stay warm but still look chic and on trend.

That’s why I stopped by Amazon Style Code Live and shared tips on winter gear and what should be on your cold weather checklist.

7 Easy Ways to Make Your Clothes Last Longer

Posted On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide

  how-to-make-clothes-last-longer-beauty-routine-looking-fly-on-a-dime Whether your shirt was a $1 thrift store find or a $500 splurge on a pair of heels, we all want our clothes to last as long as possible. But every day we’re unknowingly doing things that are causing our clothes, shoes and accessories to break down even faster.
Sure, you know not to wash your clothes in hot water or dry on super high heat, but the tips below will help preserve your wardrobe and make your clothes last longer.

Thrifty Threads: How to Wear Over the Knee Boots, Effortlessly {all sizes and heights}

Posted On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide, Thrift Stores

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I’m pretty obsessed with over the knee boots. Well, just one pair in particular…because I only have a single pair of the boots but every fall I can’t wait to whip them out of storage.
Over the knee boots can feel a bit over the top and vampy but depending on how you style them, they perfect for so many occasions and I’m convinced every woman needs a pair. Here’s how to style over the knee boots with ease.

Thrifty Threads: Styling Over the Knee Boots for a Night Out

Posted On Thursday, February 11th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide, Thrift Stores

Thrifty Threads: Styling Over the Knee Boots

Ok, I’m kinda obsessed with these suede over the knee boots. Maybe it’s because they were such a great purchase from TJ Maxx {I believe they were just under $40} or maybe it’s because over the knee boots are considered a “tricky trend” and I’m glad I feel I’ve mastered them. I don’t know. Whatever it is, I adore these boots and more importantly, I’m happy to show you easy ways to style them. Again, over the knee boots can feel super intimidating, but they don’t have to be!

And in this week’s Thrifty Threads, here’s another way to rock over the knee boots.