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.

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.

Why I Happily Spend More on My Clothes {& Why You Might Want to As Well}

Posted On Thursday, June 16th, 2016
Filed Under: shopping, Style Guide, Thrift Stores, Thrifty Threads 365

“I only paid 87 cents for this shirt!”
Yes, I used to happily proclaim this about recent thrift stores scores that I was proud of. Now, I’ll just as happily tell you about a $20 thrifted dress.

Over the past few months I’ve started spending more money on my thrifted clothes and it’s been the best thing ever for my style.

Thrifty Threads: The $10 Dress Perfect for Any Occasion

Posted On Thursday, April 7th, 2016
Filed Under: shopping, Style Guide, Thrift Stores, Thrifty Threads 365

  Thrifty Threads: The $10 Dress Perfect for Any Occasion After taking a shopping hiatus, it’s safe to say I’m back in the swing of things. Instead of just buying stuff, I’m only purchasing clothes and accessories I love. Not like, not kinda sorta love, but LOVE!
When I found this colorful dress at Fox & Fawn a few weeks ago, I knew she deserved a space in my closet. At $10 she was a winner and the fit was absolute perfection. Like, she was made for me.

The Fashion Hack to Instantly Hem Your Dress

Posted On Thursday, February 25th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide, Thrifty Threads 365

Fashion Hack to Hem Your Dress in Seconds

I admit it, I’m lazy. Well, when it comes to having clothes tailored, I’m lazy. I have the best intentions of getting something tailored and I just never end up doing it. Am I the only one??

That’s why I found a way to instantly hem a dress by a few inches without making a visit to the tailor. Check out the short video below to see how you can do the same! This is perfect if you’re in a pinch or like me, and rarely use a tailor.