Tag: Thrift Shopping

Florals with The Thrifty Six

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Nothing reminds me how fast time is flying like our monthly Thrifty Six collaboration posts! It seems like just yesterday I posed in the snow and 20-degree weather to photograph this pretty magenta dress. While last month’s theme was ‘Stepping Back in Time‘, the theme for May is simply ‘florals’. I know, I know… Florals? For spring? Groundbreaking. Continue reading “Florals with The Thrifty Six”

A Few Simple Tips to Make Your Wardrobe More Sustainable

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In celebration of Earth Day today, I wanted to share a blog post centered on sustainability in fashion. I imagined this post featuring photos taken in the beautiful Rocky Mountains to celebrate the wonder and awe of Mother Nature, but of course, the rainy and snowy weather of the past few weeks had different plans for me. I do have to admit, though, that I am a little apprehensive to publish this blog post… Why? Because talking about sustainability in fashion seems like an oxymoron. After all, we all know that the fashion industry is a major polluter to the environment and a huge emitter of greenhouse gases. Fashion blogging itself, something that I am so passionate about, is often inherently contradictory to the goals of sustainability and ‘green living’. So as fashion lovers, how can we reconcile this? Continue reading “A Few Simple Tips to Make Your Wardrobe More Sustainable”

Stepping Back in Time with the Thrifty Six

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How gorgeous is the bright magenta color of this thrifted dress?? I’m super excited to be teaming up with the Thrifty Six again today to showcase how we wear our secondhand styles. This month’s theme was “Stepping Back in Time”, which was such a fun idea with endless possibilities! While I originally thought I wanted to do something 80s-inspired (big hair and all), I went for this much classier, dressed up look instead. Continue reading “Stepping Back in Time with the Thrifty Six”