All posts tagged: shopping

OOTD – Dressing for a Sudden Cold Front!

Hello everyone! I hope your day is great! Today’s outfit revolved around the color red and the sudden cold front Florida is experiencing! Talk about a change from yesterday being in a tank top to a scarf and long sleeves today. The focal point of the outfit was the red boots. I wanted them to be the ‘wow’ factor and the item that popped out. I paired the red boots with a dark wash skinny jean. It makes the legs look lean and draws the eyes down toward the boots. I wore a red long sleeve blouse with a black tank underneath for extra warmth from the unusual amount of wind this morning. I threw on a light khaki jacket to break up the red color and add another layer of warmth and dimension to the outfit. I went with a grey scarf to break up the warm tones of the outfit and bring out the cooler tones of the blue in the jeans and handbag. This outfit works great to keep yourself polished and …

Tip – How to Thrift Store Shop Effectively

Thrift store shopping can be overwhelming. There are tons of clothes bombarding you left and right making it difficult to know where to even begin! I personally have a couple strategies to help you dive into the ocean of clothing found in thrift stores. Have a defined style you are after. It will make a big difference if you know you want to look for a more feminine fit with ruffles and lighter colors or something edgier and so on. It is also helpful to look up images of outfits you particularly like. By doing this, you will have mental images of what you want to look for and accomplish with the pieces you find. Look for specific pieces.¬†Look in your wardrobe and ask yourself what is missing. Maybe you are looking for a blouse to compliment a certain bottom. In my case, I was seeking a soft tulle skirt and I was able to accomplish finding it after persistently looking for that style and not getting distracted by others. Keep an eye out for …