Denim Fever

Denim is one of those magical things that is always in style, it changes colour, it develops, it improves in many ways with new technology. I can honestly say I am not a fan of the latest trend or rather […]

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Feminine Details

I had tickets to see Royal Wood in concert in Belleville Friday night. I took my mother as my date and as the thrifty woman she is, suggested we pop into Value Village since we were early anyway. I found […]

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The Apple Green Chair

It isn’t often that I thrift furniture as I think my home is finally at a point where the design of each room really works well. Of course this isn’t to say in a year I won’t want to completely […]

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The Chair That Could Have Been

Not all thrifting adventures are successful, in fact a lot of times we leave disheartened and empty handed. Maybe you completely fell in love with those shoes that were three sizes too big or the style of that dress was […]

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H&M Emerald Green Dress

Every now and again we come across amazing finds that become a staple in our wardrobe. People ask me all the time where I get things but it just makes me laugh, about 90% of the pieces in my closet […]

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A Little Sea Green

Originally this morning I was going for a more formal look with a high waist skirt and blouse. I tried two different skirts before deciding they were either too short & tight or completely the wrong style. As it’s such […]

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Singles Awareness Day

SAD aka Singles Awareness Day aka Valentines Day. At the office today was a special contest to win prizes if you wear pink or red. I realized I had worn most of my vibrant pinks and corals earlier in the […]

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Repurpose, Redesign, Restyle!

Last night I decided because it was such a nice afternoon (thank you Daylight Savings!) that I would go thrifting before heading home. Normally I avoid Value Village at all costs on Tuesdays as its seniors day… I’m still waiting […]

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The Wild Green Necklace

It’s finally Friday and once again not trying to do anything too crazy with my outfit… except for wanting to wear this awesome lime green necklace for the first time! I picked it up a couple months ago from The […]

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School Teacher

When I first put this outfit together I instantly thought kindergarten teacher or a mail order bride. There’s something both intriguing and sexy about the length of the skirt and the high rise waistline. I have since been informed there’s […]

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Nothing like Friday thrifting!

Stopped into Value Village on the way home today and lucked out with some fantastic finds! 1. Sleeveless corset-inspired blouse with front loop buttons and sheer details in a rich vintage turquoise. Costa Blanca, $3.99 2. Two lace scarves with […]

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