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October
7

Easy Couple’s Halloween Costumes on a Budget

Greetings, fashionistas! Today I’m taking a break from my usual trending talk to share some Halloween inspiration with you. I’ve curated a few ideas of easily accomplished couples’ costume ideas for you and yours this fall season. These ideas can be accomplished with things you probably already have laying around at home – and if […]

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October
7

Add Fearful Flair with Spooky Spider Vases

Why not transform Goodwill vases into “BOO-tiful” pieces to scare up some Halloween fun! With black spray paint, white puffy fabric paint, and seasonal accessories, you can easily create frightening spider web vases. Age Level:  Older kids, teens, and adults Items needed: Glass or ceramic vases Black spray paint White puffy fabric paint Fake spiders and other Halloween […]

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October
7

Picking the Perfect Halloween Costume (Part 1)

Who’s ready for Halloween? I am! 🙂 I’m always ready! One of my favorite things about the fall is that I get to celebrate the spooky and creative occasion of Halloween! Every year, I go all out by visiting “haunted” forests, carving big pumpkins, and even exploring themed corn mazes…the list goes on! I also can’t […]

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September
30

DIY Rustic Industrial Home Décor for Fall

Rustic industrial home décor looks amazing all year. But once the air turns crisp in Autumn, I especially like to pair interesting rusty items with dried flowers and mini pumpkins to bring a little bit of fall flair into my home. You can spend a lot of money on high-end rustic industrial home décor. Or […]

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September
30

3 Ways to Bring Fall Color to Your Closet

Raise your hand if you are ready to start layering, sipping pumpkin anything, and getting extra cozy for fall! Today, I wanted to share some not-so-average ideas on how you can incorporate beautiful fall colors into your closet. I love finding inspiration through other bloggers, and I’ve collected some examples for how you can update your […]

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September
30

Scare (and delight!) Trick-or-Treaters with a Spooky Eyeball Bowl

Give your Halloween night visitors a thrill by transforming a snack bowl into a scary candy dish!   Age Level:   Teens and adults Items Needed: Large ceramic snack bowl Black spray paint Red puffy paint Fake eyeball decorations (2) Glue gun & glue sticks Time Requirement:   1 hour (not including paint drying time) Cost: […]

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September
30

Meetup Recap: Kicking off the Fall Season at the Alexandria Goodwill

  To kick off the start of autumn, I headed to the Alexandria Goodwill on Richmond Highway for our monthly September Meetup, I honestly could not think of a better way to kick off my favorite season. The sun was shining and I was more than ready to fill up a cart of fun finds! I […]

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September
23

Trends to Try: Beaded Baubles

Greetings, fellow fashion lovers! I finally scored one of the hottest accessory trends from Goodwill this weekend and I couldn’t wait to share! Beaded statement earrings are EVERYWHERE this year. From tassels to bold shapes covered in colorful seed beads, you can’t go to a store without seeing them. I’ve got to be honest, accessorizing […]

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September
23

Old Silver Trays Serve Up New Purpose as Chalkboards

Silver serving trays have become a thing of the past as many of us prefer to entertain less formally these days. However, these classic pieces now have a new role: one-of-a-kind chalkboards! Dust off that old heirloom and give it new life. These whimsical chalkboards are a welcoming, friendly way to greet visitors, leave messages […]

Old Silver Trays Serve Up New Purpose as Chalk Boards
September
23

What I Wore: Groovy Vibes in Vintage Earrings

  Last month, I had the great opportunity to reserve a mini photo shoot with one of my favorite photographers, Stefany. During this activity, I was photographed in many looks, all showcasing different Goodwill finds.     The dress in today’s look was a vintage number from my close friend, Thoa, who often swaps unwanted clothing […]

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