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A Guide to Having a Frighteningly Fun Fall

A Guide to Having a Frighteningly Fun Fall

Oct 10 2019 0 Comments

    Can you feel that spooky chill in the air? Tis' the time of year for apple picking, pumpkin carving, and scary movies! Or, if you are anything like me, gathering up you pumpkin spice latte, a bowl full of caramel corn, and watching Hocus Pocus on repeat till the season ends (Did you hear they got the greenlight for a sequal!?!?!). If you haven't nailed down plans for All Hallows Eve quite yet, now is your chance! Here is a guide to some fun fall activities, what to wear to them, and how to throw a budget friendly...

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Giving You the Slip: Why Slip Dresses Are the Best

Giving You the Slip: Why Slip Dresses Are the Best

Jun 17 2019 0 Comments

       I have such a vivid memory of seeing a picture of Kate Moss in the 90's wearing a slinky slip dress and thinking "wow, I cannot wait till I'm old enough to wear a grown up dress like that". Something about the shiny silk material and thin straps still makes me think of old Hollywood glamour and the bias-cut dresses of the 1920's. I would go into my mother's closet and try on her basic satin slip--something she only wore underneath a sheer dress--and a pair of her heels and pretend I was a chic ingenue a...

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Closet Cash: Navigating The Resale Market

Closet Cash: Navigating The Resale Market

Apr 30 2019 0 Comments Tags: closet cash, consignment, fashion blog, poshmark, resale, tradesy, used clothing

     What's that adage? Every time you bring home something new, you should get rid of something old or at the very least, something you just don't wear? It's solid advice if you can follow it, but for many of us, well me, it is a huge challenge.  I have a few things in my closet that belong in the Smithsonian.  I hold on to stuff--not in a creepy hoarder way, but because, idk, I get somewhat emotionally attached to them.  They are tangible reminders of special moments in my life. I can still remember what I wore on...

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Why Texture Matters: A Guide to Layering Your Look

Why Texture Matters: A Guide to Layering Your Look

Feb 24 2019 0 Comments

    Have you ever felt like your outfit was a little blah? Does your closet not inspire you to create show-stopping looks? Well, maybe, that's because you forgot one of the key components of being stylish: texture. Texture is important because it takes your outfit from meh to chic effortlessly by layering different fabrics, weights, and prints to create a multi-dimensional ensemble. It's what the fashion influencers call a "lewk",  and it is pretty easy to achieve if you you know the rules. Here are some reasons why it works, how it works, and some tips for you to...

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