From drab to fab

Hey there!     Sorry it’s been quite awhile since my last post- moving back to college kept me extremely busy! Last week when I was packing I was having a very, very, and I mean very difficult time packing my closet haha. As a small portion of you have seen my overflowing yet “dream closet” (as some of my…
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Unique New York

I just got back from my quick vacation to New York City and it was amazing!!! I went with my adorable roommate from last year, Ali, and we visited her sister and brother-in-law. They were so sweet for letting us crash on their couches and tour the city. I fell in love with the fast paced life and how different…
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Lace Trim Jean Shorts

If you are a Pinterest fanatic like I am, you have definitely seen the craze about lace trim on jean shorts! It is an easy DIY and I decided to check it out when I recently needed a quick fix on a pair of shorts that were too short, ripped and just didn’t fit right anymore. Instead of tossing them,…
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Color Blocking 101

Some friends recently asked me about the basics of color blocking. For those who do not know what color blocking it is, its a trend that exploded on the runways in Spring 2011 with bright colors, playfulness, and a touch of abstract design. It’s impossible to ignore the obnoxiously loud colors in retail stores now-a-days but personally it makes me…
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DIY: Black Maxi Skirt

     Maxi dresses and skirts have made their mark in fashion over the past couple years. When I first heard of this trend I wanted to leave these floor length dresses to my unfashionable math teacher in high school. They didn’t excite me simply because they covered too much and I thought I was “too short” for one. I…
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DIY- Pink Cuffed High Waisted Shorts

Oh the wonderful things about pink, bows and high waisted things.. and you know what is even better? When they are all combined into one! On my facebook page, I just posted a photo editorial how to make pink high waisted shorts. These are another quarter find at a thrift shop and and converted these hideous 80’s mom shorts into something…
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Thrifting

Personally, thrift stores are one of my weaknesses. Although most people would never step a foot in a thrift store, I always walk out with a smile on my face and money still in my pocket. Now don’t get me wrong… I love to shop at the malls or boutiques but dropping hundreds of dollars on a wardrobe is not…
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