Hurry Up Spring!

Working in a retail setting that doesn’t follow the mall’s idea of “seasons” where they bring in the summer stock in March and Christmas stock in August… we operate based on the weather so naturally mall shoppers will walk in […]

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Thrift Challenge January

Thrifting Purchases Week of January 8, 2015 – Total: $20 Week of January 14, 2015 – Total: $5 Week of January 17, 2015 – Total: $6 Week of January 22, 2015 – Total: $20 Week of January 29, 2015 – […]

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Black, White and Gold

I like to refer to this look as “edgy meets high fashion”! I will admit this outfit didn’t come all that easily as it was probably the tenth outfit I attempted to assemble that morning! Things don’t always fall into […]

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Happy Accidents

To the untrained eye, this is just an adorable pleated skirt. Now let me fill you in with the story behind it. I am guilty of not often bothering to try outfits on at the store, usually the reason I […]

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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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The “Wow” Factor

My not-so-impressive outfit today scored me a prize for St. Patrick’s Day at the office! Who knew! Honestly on my drive to work this morning I seriously debated even posting today’s attire as its so unimpressive. Just going for a […]

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Lug Skipper Shoulder Pouch

Every now and again I find something that stands out, not because it appeals to me but because its either in mint condition, has new price tags still on it or the price is outrageous. This particular find on Value […]

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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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