Here’s What Happened When BuzzFeed Asked Me to Style a Crop Top

Posted On Monday, August 29th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide

Here's What Happened When BuzzFeed Asked Me to Style a Crop Top

If you follow me on Snapchat {PatriceJWill}, then you know a few weeks ago BuzzFeed asked me to style a crop top. Well, they asked me and nine other awesome ladies. The idea was to see how different women with different styles and body types rock the same piece.

And of course you know I had to mix in some thrifted and vintage pieces.

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.

How to Make Your Daily Fashion Uniform Interesting {and Far From Boring}

Posted On Monday, April 11th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide

By now we all understand the importance of a fashion uniform. It’s the quickest way to look your best, wear what works for your figure and more importantly, get dressed in a pinch.
But the word “uniform” can sound a bit boring and even stuffy. I didn’t think about this until I attended an O Magazine and JCPenney event a few weeks ago and Gayle King brought this issue up.
If you feel a fashion uniform is a little too boring or need tips so your “uniform” doesn’t look like you’re wearing the same thing over and over, keep reading!

How I Talked a Friend Out of a $200 Fashion Mistake

Posted On Monday, April 4th, 2016
Filed Under: Deals & Steals, shopping, Style Guide

While enjoying a day of thrifting, I talked a friend down off the ledge. Ok, not to sound dramatic but seriously, she was about to make a fashion mistake that would have cost her, $200 to be exact. I never try to have hard and fast style rules {i.e. telling people what not to wear or buy}, so I knew I had to approach the situation delicately. In the end, she thanked me.
Read on to see how you can be a fashionable voice of reason {for yourself or others!} and prevent buyer’s remorse.

Thrift Style OOTD Videos {Affordable, Festive Looks}

Posted On Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015
Filed Under: Style Guide, Thrift Stores

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Some outfits are so fun, you just need to record them! That’s how I feel about some of my clothes.

If you subscribe to my YouTube channel, then you know I upload videos of some of the actual outfits I post here on the blog. Instead of just seeing pics of the clothes, the videos show you exactly how they move.

And I recently uploaded a few videos that are perfect for the holiday season.