What to Wear When You’re Broke – 3 Pieces that Make You Look Expensive {instantly!}

Posted On Thursday, December 14th, 2017
Filed Under: shopping, Style Guide

I’ve pretty much been broke my entire life. And you know what? I have no shame in saying that! But over the past decade I’ve learned how to not always look broke. Aha, that’s the key!

I realized it wasn’t about how much money I did or didn’t spend, it was always about the choices I made when I did drop some cash on clothes. I’m back to making videos and this one’s all about what I wore when I was broke!

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Thrift Haul – Summer Dresses for Every Occasion

Posted On Monday, July 18th, 2016
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores

Thrift Haul - Summer Dresses for Every Occasion

There’s no denying summer is here! It’s currently 90+ degrees in NYC. One of my favorite style options on hot, humid days is a dress. Why? It’s the perfect one piece wonder, no need to mix and match!

Check out the video below to see what awesome summer dresses I found at the thrift shop. Tons of style inspiration if you’re trying to stay cool and look chic this summer.

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How to Thrift Shop for Accessories {Plus a Haul Video}

Posted On Thursday, July 7th, 2016
Filed Under: Thrift Stores

How to Thrift Shop for Accessories {Plus a Haul Video}
It’s been forever since I did a YouTube video. But I’m back!!  No seriously, I am. I even have another video edited and ready to go {it’s on summer dresses!}.

Written content is great but it’s also nice to switch things up a bit.

And that’s why I’m back with a video all about thrifting accessories: why they’re so great, how they can help you determine whether an outfit is a yay or nay and I’m showing you some of my favorite accessories I thrifted over the past month.

What’s New and What’s Being Nixed for 2016

Posted On Monday, January 11th, 2016
Filed Under: Looking FLY on a Dime, Style Guide

2016 is already off to a busy start, but I’m sure excited about what’s in store for Looking Fly on a Dime. Two weeks ago you awesome people filled out the reader survey and told me what you want and offered general feedback.
Well, I heard you loud and clear. Here’s what you’ll see more off and what you will no longer see on the site at all for 2016.

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Thrift Shopping Haul – Fall and Winter Essentials under $15

Posted On Thursday, January 7th, 2016
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores

Thrift Shopping Haul - Fall and Winter Essentials for less than $15
What better way to start the year off than with a thrift haul? I realized I haven’t done a proper haul for a few months {forgive me!}, but in late November and December I found some really amazing pieces at local thrift shops.

Peep the video below to see what I scored, as well as a few thrift shopping tips, including how you can negotiate prices at some shops!