THRIFT STORE FINDS: CHILL & CHIC

Chill & Chic You don’t always need to wear a dress or heels to look chic; sometimes, you can accomplish this look with jeans and tennis shoes. I attended an outdoor event and opted out of a skirt and heels to wear high-waisted distress jeans with a stretch green-collar blouse, multi-color belt, and Hurachi tennis shoes. I was not only cute, but COMFORTABLE! DO YOU … Continue reading THRIFT STORE FINDS: CHILL & CHIC

THRIFT STORE FINDS: Trendy Dinner Attire

Trendy Dinner Attire Brighten up your corporate dinner look with a little pink and white. Sometimes at corporate events, people like to play it safe with black, gray, white, and navy blue. I decided to take a risk by wearing pink boot-cut pants and paired them with a round neck back-out white blouse with a ruffle at the bottom. Since this was a corporate event, … Continue reading THRIFT STORE FINDS: Trendy Dinner Attire

Thrift Store Finds: Fall is Back!

It’s that time of the year again; the leaves are falling, the days are getting shorter, and the temperature gradually decreases. Fall gives us the time to prepare for winter. You don’t need a heavy coat, but a nice blazer will do to keep you warm for those cool mornings and comfortable for those warm afternoons. This stylish forest green boyfriend blazer is in brand … Continue reading Thrift Store Finds: Fall is Back!

VINTAGE FINDS: JOURNEY TO MAKETTO

I love getting dressed up to go to new places! This weekend, I ventured out to Maketto to indulge in authentic Cambodian/Taiwanese cuisine. This place is unique; it has a lovely Jungle Bungalow aesthetic outside on the upper level that reminds me of an old Vietnam war movie scene where the soldiers are getting drinks at a local bar. My vintage silk Bedford fair skirt … Continue reading VINTAGE FINDS: JOURNEY TO MAKETTO

THRIFT STORE FIND: A DAY AT THE HARBOR

Sometimes, I feel like putting on a cute outfit just to go the Harbor and look at the beautiful scenery. On my outing this past weekend, I wore a simple white button-up shirt with a navy blue mini skirt, a multi-color belt, and a vintage Liz Claiborne purse. Skirt, Belt, and Purse came from:Goodwill of Greater Washington Retail Store 6136 Arlington BoulevardFalls Church, VA 22044 … Continue reading THRIFT STORE FIND: A DAY AT THE HARBOR

THRIFT STORE FINDS: That ’70s Show

If I were a schoolgirl back in the ’70s, I would wear a suede vest, white high-waisted corduroy pants, and a white tie-neck blouse on a casual 60-degree day out with friends. What would you wear during this decade? Suede Vest came from:Prime Thrift Virginia3115 Sherwood Hall LaneAlexandria, VA 22306 Corduroy Pants came from:Prime Thrift Georgia Avenue6101 Georgia Avenue, NWWashington, DC 20011 Continue reading THRIFT STORE FINDS: That ’70s Show