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Ten Thrifting Tips for the Thrift Store Newb

10 Thrifting Tips for the Thrift Store Newb

I’ve introduced quite a few people to thrifting. Not everyone has fallen in love with thrifting like I have, but that’s ok. I’ll be the first to admit thrift stores aren’t for everyone. However, some people are so overwhelmed by…

Telling Someone They Need a Change in Style

Telling someone they need to change their style is almost always tough. No one likes to hear that they don’t look good, and being told so can put someone on the defensive.  That’s never a good thing.  But sometimes, people…

“Dress Code” Doesn’t Mean “Boring”

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When we’re young, fresh-faced college graduates, the words “dress code” strikes fear into our hearts (at least it did mine). We tend to over-dress our first day of our new jobs, and then learn to assimilate our wardrobe to fit…

FBFF: 5 Things I Can’t Live Without

I hope you enjoyed my follow up week! It was fun looking back at things and catching you (and myself) up on the progress and all that. Anyway, this week’s Fashion/Beauty Friend Friday asks us to talk about 5 items…

Tipsie Tuesday: Incorporating Trends

Let’s face it, trends can be intimidating.  It’s especially true when trends are presented on the runway, in all its styling-and-fitting perfection.  Actually, I can’t lie, sometimes, trends can be downright scary when you look at what’s on the runway.…

The Style Hump: Age Appropriate

In a few posts I’ve alluded to “age appropriateness”. I’ve let a couple readers know it was something I was going to touch on, but it proved to be a struggle. I have decided that that “age appropriateness” is very…