Do It Yourself

Bohemian Dress DIY

If you are a frequent online shopper or like me, just window shopping with Google – you may recognize this bohemian dress. While I absolutely love the look in the promotional photos the reality is quite different. When I looked in the mirror, it was another reminder why I don’t bother buying from these companies. …

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Give Back & Look Fabulous – Thrift Box!

“One of my favourite things about Twice New by WINS is the fact that we’ve been able to bring in some incredibly talented volunteers and influencers to help us curate stylish thrift boxes,” says Karen Ramchuk, Executive Director of WINS. “It’s not like we are just throwing random clothing into a box and mailing it, we …

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Do It Yourself

From Dress to Kimono

Two years ago I was offered an opportunity to review some items from Eva Trends which was a great experience but the items I picked did not suit me as I had hoped – we’ve all been there! I have always liked the print of this dress but honestly, I don’t do well with shapeless …

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Thrift Haul

Thrifting in California

Last week I escaped to sunny Southern California for a one week getaway for both pleasure and to be one of my dear friend’s plus one at her sister’s wedding in Fallbrook. I went down a day early and stayed a day later to do some touring of San Diego on my own and naturally …

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Do It Yourself Home Decor

DIY Painted Books

DISCLAIMER: No books were harmed in the making of this DIY project! I have simply changed their outside appearance aesthetically… like they say, never judge a book by its cover! I promise you, these books can still be enjoyed and read if desired! One thing you will always find a surplus of in the thrift …

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Fashion

Vanity Sizing

After years working in consignment (and being an avid thrift shopper!) I have ultimately heard every line in the book when it comes to the frustrations of shopping for clothing. Many women are instantly hung up on size above everything else and walk away without giving it a second thought. At the store I worked …

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Do It Yourself

DIY Gallery Wall

I have been working on transforming some rooms in my house to create a more calming atmosphere. It seems strange to most people that I choose to have the downstairs “rec room” as my bedroom but honestly it doesn’t have windows so I can sleep whenever I need to! This room also has very low …

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