Category: Thrifted/Secondhand

Preppy Layers with The Thrifty Six

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Time for another Thrifty Six collaboration! This month’s theme was coats/outerwear… so you may be thinking, “Grace, you’re not even wearing a coat.” This is true. I cheated a little this month because I realized I don’t own any secondhand outerwear, and since I don’t really need another coat, either, I decided to skip a trip to the thrift store. Instead, I am styling this gorgeous brown blazer! It’s thick and relatively warm like a coat, so I figured, eh, close enough. Continue reading “Preppy Layers with The Thrifty Six”

Velvet with The Thrifty Six

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When the theme ‘velvet’ was announced for this month’s Thrifty Six collaboration, I knew right away I wanted to style this blue, fish-like dress. I don’t wear velvet very often, let alone secondhand velvet. But I quickly remembered I brought this blue dress to school this quarter—with the highly unlikely hope that I would have a reason to wear it—and the velvet leopard print overlay fit the theme perfectly. Continue reading “Velvet with The Thrifty Six”

September 2021 Month in Review

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I’m sharing one final summery outfit before the temps permanently drop for the year! I read a headline this morning that said today has been the coldest weather in Denver since May, and the fall vibes feel oh-so-good (although the overcast skies definitely make it difficult to be productive). September has been such an exciting month, but I do wish time would slow down a bit. This is my final quarter on the DU campus and in Denver, so I’m trying to soak it up as much as I can—I’m feeling the pressure of my days here being numbered. In case you’ve missed some of my recent posts, here’s what I’ve been up to this month! Continue reading “September 2021 Month in Review”