Category: Thrifted/Secondhand

Transitioning My Favorite Summer Romper to Fall

floral-romper-secondhand-consignment-denim-jacket

I didn’t get around to publishing a blog post yesterday, but considering how many posts I’ve missed in the last few weeks, I figured I’d deviate from my schedule and just post it today instead. I wore this outfit a couple weekends ago when I went out to dinner and drinks in downtown Denver. I knew I wanted to style this secondhand romper (it feels like the right amount of ‘going out’ cuteness without looking like I’m hitting up a club), but it took several iterations—and a pile of clothes on the floor later—to land on this outfit. Continue reading “Transitioning My Favorite Summer Romper to Fall”

Simply Stripes with The Thrifty Six

pink-stripe-dress-ann-taylor

The theme for this month’s Thrifty Six collaboration is Simply Stripes. As much of a staple stripes are to most wardrobes, I hardly have any items in the pattern, let alone secondhand pieces. I decided on this thrifted pink dress out of necessity! Continue reading “Simply Stripes with The Thrifty Six”

Quarter System Pros and Cons

thrifted-dress-deja-blue-colorful-geometric-print

Finally, a new blog post! I’ve been super busy these last few days unpacking, getting into the swing of school again, and catching up with friends. But for today’s back-to-school post, I wanted to share some of the things I love and hate about going to a university that’s on the quarter system (instead of a semester system). People are always surprised to hear that I don’t start school again until the middle of September… in some ways, it’s one of the perks of having quarters, but starting so late in the year can also be a drawback. Keep reading to hear about all the unique aspects of a quarter system and some of my likes and dislikes! Continue reading “Quarter System Pros and Cons”