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September
9

3 Fall Fashion Trends to Look for at Goodwill

Fashionistas, as you might know, I LOVE marching to the beat of my own fashion drum no matter the season or climate. If the print looks good to me, you know I’m rocking it! In between making my own trends and mixing vintage and contemporary finds, I now make it a point to stay tuned […]

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June
24

Love it or Leave it? Cropped Pants With Socks

Readers, I just came back from NYC the other weekend and gosh did I miss DC! That city is always hustling and bustling! Even the streets stay lively with action throughout the night. Aside from the craziness of the city, one thing that separates DC from NYC is the fashion. In DC, I often stand […]

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May
17

Trends to Try – Lacy Details

Let us all take a moment and thank Mother Nature for finally getting her life in order here in the DMV. Spring is finally upon us and I have a the perfect trend to breathe some fresh air into your warmer weather wardrobes.  I have a sweet spot when I’m shopping – I am drawn […]

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October
2

Crocs are Cool Again?! (And Other Strange 2017 Fall Trends)

Fashionistas, I recently stumbled upon a Washington Post article talking about how Crocs are making a huge comeback. I then discovered some other strange fall trends coming out this season as well. Crocs Crocs apparently have started appearing on high-end designer runways and on the mean streets of New York. The Washington Post piece noted […]

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September
1

Is it Okay to Wear White After Labor Day?

Fashionistas, yesterday at work a group of us started to discuss one of fashion’s oldest rules: one cannot wear white after Labor Day. We pondered this rule for a good 15-20 minutes or so, wondering where this seemingly arbitrary rule originated and why it was so commonly known. We wondered, “why is one’s fashion color […]

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May
31

The Low-Waisted Denim Mini Skirt – Yay or Nay?

Fashionistas, it’s that time of the year –  it’s time to start talking about summer 2016 trends! Each season, I love researching and talking about new, emerging, or re-emerging trends and figuring our which ones are for me…..and which ones need to go away. Most trends I’m 100% on board with, but there are always […]

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January
19

Thinking Ahead to Spring: The Color Orange

I hear that a lot of snow will be gracing the DC area on Friday and Saturday and while I don’t mind snow, I prefer warmer weather. My favorite seasons are fall and spring, so spring is definitely on my mind since it is the next season coming up. Lately on the blog, I feel […]

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September
10

Guest Blogger: My So-Called Goodwill Life

Before I hit up my local Goodwills, I like to do a little research so I have a general idea of what to look for when finding those trendy looks. I’ll hit up a few brick and mortars, check out some of my favorite websites like Asos and Nasty Gal and cruise through street style […]

Accessories
August
25

Are Chelsea Boots a Fall Shoe Staple?

Dear readers, have you ever heard of the Chelsea boot? It wasn’t until I really got into music in middle school that I heard of this style of footwear. I was instantly intrigued. They weren’t like any other boot I’d seen before because they took on an odd shape and maybe even took cues from […]

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June
2

Forever Trendy Forever 21

  I love Goodwill, dear readers, but when I need something fashionable in a flash, I hope to find Forever 21. I had a wedding to attend last month and nothing in my closet seemed right. It was going to be an outdoor wedding, so my outfit had to keep me cool, but a little cotton […]

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