Tag: Edgy Style

A ‘Night Out’ Look with The Thrifty Six

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It’s time for another Thrifty Six collaboration, and this month’s theme, chosen by Nancy, is a little out of the ordinary… “We’re not angry birds!” While I was initially taken aback by this fun and unique theme, I quickly thought of this teal faux fur jacket that I thrifted while in Scotland. Sure, it’s not feathers, but faux fur was the next closest thing in my closet. And the pretty color reminded me of the beautiful plumage of a peacock! When I told my boyfriend about the theme, though, he reminded me that we are *not* angry birds… so then really, based off the once-popular game, that means I should’ve dressed up as a green pig, ha!  Continue reading “A ‘Night Out’ Look with The Thrifty Six”

New Country, New Hair

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So… I did a thing!!! On Monday, I went to a hair salon near campus, chopped off several inches, and got my hair dyed for the first time ever. I figured, what better way to lose my hair virginity than to go for an unnatural color AND get it done in a foreign country? Go big or go home, amirite?! Continue reading “New Country, New Hair”

Let’s Brighten Up January with The Thrifty Six

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I got my new tripod on Saturday, and it feels SO good to finally share an outfit post again! I’ve missed blogging and have felt very odd not posting the last few weeks (aside from my weekly recaps, of course—but I don’t really count those). Today’s blog post is my monthly collaboration with the Thrifty Six, and Emma chose the theme ‘Brighten Up January’ for this month. Usually I really dislike January—all the holidays are over, it’s cold and dark, and everybody is trying to have a healthy start to the new year (which generally means eating less sweets, boo). Emma’s idea was perfect—to make January less gloomy by forcing us to wear fun colors, instead of the dark colors so common in the dreary winter months. I figured, what better way to brighten up January than with a teal faux fur coat?! Continue reading “Let’s Brighten Up January with The Thrifty Six”