Why do you thrift? Perhaps it's the thrill of the hunt or the excitement of a designer deal for less. Maybe you want to do your part to help out the environment and reduce waste. Or is it that you want your shopping dollars to go a bit further? Whatever the motive, there are many reasons why … [Read more...] about Thrift Shop Chic | A Bargain Hunter’s Guide to Thrifting
Did you catch my most recent post on How to Host Your Own Clothing Swap? If you missed it, you can read all about the fun (HERE) and get caught up! I must say, our spring swap was a tremendous success. Not only did women leave with bags of new-to-me clothing, we donated 80 bras to Free the Girls, … [Read more...] about Celebrating Earth Day With A Week of Second Hand Style
It all began a little over a year ago, the idea of hosting a clothing swap. Three girlfriends, Kanesha, Michelle and Suzanne were looking for a way to bring women, who share a common love of style, together. Having recently cleaned out our own closets, we had each been toying with the idea of … [Read more...] about How to Host Your Own Clothing Swap – Second Hand Style
In celebration of Earth Day, I decided to dress head-to-toe thrifted. Well almost. It was raining so I couldn't wear my animal print pumps - vintage fur does not do well in the rain! Dress: Worth via ThredUp ($40.00) | Tote Bag: Trina Turk via Poshmark ($13.00) | Pants via the Sip+Swap … [Read more...] about Instead of New, Try a Swap: Green Shopping 101
One of my fave finds, from last weeks Sip + Swap clothing exchange, was this green DVF wrap dress. Seen in the video clip, from last weeks event, HERE. There is so much about this dress to love. The gorgeous color, wrap styling (my fave), it's DVF (love her!), it was previously loved by my dear … [Read more...] about DVF Wrap Dress, and Pants?