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Tips on Hosting Your Very Own Clothing Swap

Now that my winter cleaning is in full force, I have many clothing items that need to go to a good home. While many of them are being donated to Goodwill, I would still like to share the fashion love with some of my close friends and provide them with items that I know they’ll […]

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Fashionista Friday: DIY Chair Project During the Snow

  Staying inside as the temperatures drop can become restless. With all of the time in the world and no where to go, one has the opportunity to embark on some new projects and take up multiple hobbies! One thing I especially love to do when I’m all cooped up is get my DIY on […]

DIY Goodwill Chair

Fashionista Friday: Ranisha’s Off the Shoulder Sweater Action

Fashionistas, one item I will ALWAYS have in my closet, no matter the year or decade, is a black oversized sweater for layering with leggings and jeans. This one item is timeless and versatile for many occasions. It can be paired with almost any color, pattern, or texture. I, for one, love to rock my […]

Fashionista Friday: Ranisha's Off the Shoulder Sweater Action

Fashionista Friday: The Classic Brown Boot

Today’s Friday Fashionista shows us you can bring a bit of New England charm and swag to the West Coast. Our fashionista today, Katherine, is a New England transplant to the Sand Diego sun. She has a true passion for fashion, especially with secondhand and Goodwill shopping. She even writes her own blog, Mook and […]


Protect your wardrobe from winter!

If it’s not snowing, it’s sleeting. If it’s not sleeting, it’s raining. This winter has been rough on us here in the DC area. If we’re not emotionally downtrodden yet (the minute the sun comes out, I practically run outdoors!), our wardrobe is starting to feel the effects of this harsh winter. Snow melts, but […]

Boots in the snow

Bundle up—and show your scarves who’s boss

Here’s a timely question from the mailbag: “How do you stop a wool-type scarf from shedding all over your coat?” Oh, boy, it’s that time of year again. You’ve pulled out all your winter gear and realized that some of your favorite cold-weather accessories also leave major messes on your clothing. Luckily, there are a […]

infinity scarf

Guest Blogger: The Takeover of Leather

Now that fall is officially here your wardrobe has probably changed a bit. I love fall fashion for so many reasons. The fall like colors that take over and all the layers you get to pile on make fall a fun season to play around with various looks. Leather Lover by frankyj featuring a clutch […]


Candy cape

Are you ready to break the mold for outerwear this season? This cape (place a bid here!) will have you ready to battle the cold temps in style. Signature by Harve Benard is the American brand behind this cape, a size medium. It’s 100 percent wool, so it’ll keep you toasty from head to almost-toes. […]

Pink cape

The seasonal wardrobe switch: When’s the right time?

In the past few weeks, I’ve picked up a few new pieces for summer (you saw a few of them in my last video!), and I’ve also come home with a few winter and year-round pieces. The shopping hasn’t been too out of hand, but my closet is suffering. It’s definitely time to start thinking […]