Tag: Budget Shopping

To Splurge or To Save?

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If you’ve been around since last summer, you may recall that I won this fabulous leather jacket through a giveaway on Instagram (check out Gracie’s Boutique!). Of course I was extremely excited, but I was even MORE excited to realize this jacket retails for more than $300… and I only had to pay the $7 to ship it. But guess what? The first day I wore it, my hair ripped out one of the studs on the shoulders. It just goes to show that more expensive does not always equal better. Which is what inspired today’s post—a round-up of items I would recommend splurging on, and a round-up of items I would never splurge on. Continue reading “To Splurge or To Save?”

Weekly Recap #2, 2020

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It’s Saturday, which means it’s time for a round-up of the outfits I wore this week! Aside from Thanksgiving, nothing very exciting happened this week, and I was very unproductive with my remaining schoolwork… I told myself I should finish it by Tuesday so I could enjoy Thanksgiving stress-free, but instead I ended up taking the week off from everything—whoops!

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My Back to School Shopping Wishlist

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Today’s blog post is being published a little later than usual because my parents and I were out late last night partying—clearly, “partying” and “parents” naturally go in the same sentence. In reality, we spent the night at a socially distanced dinner with our good family friends, which was an absolute blast, and we stayed much later than I expected, laughing and telling stories about the weirdest teachers we had in middle school… So I just couldn’t bring myself to write and pre-schedule today’s blog post at 1 in the morning last night. BUT with school starting and the change of the seasons, I wanted to share with you all what I’ve been craving lately in terms of possible additions to my closet. With Labor Day just around the corner, I’m hoping to nab some of these pieces during a sale! Continue reading “My Back to School Shopping Wishlist”