Thrifting 101 | Fashion Revolution Week

How to Thrift Like a ProHappy Fashion Revolution Week! Read my first post about why I don't shop at Forever 21 and H&M here and about a sustainable fashion boutique in Philly here. What is a consignment store?You can bring your old clothes in for cash. Consignment stores usually have more brand names and are organized… Continue reading Thrifting 101 | Fashion Revolution Week

Fishtown x Downerss | Fashion Revolution Week

An Inspiring Start-Up: Sustainable Fashion Boutique in Philly What I Learned + What I Wore #block-yui_3_17_2_1_1524336080628_37149 .sqs-gallery-block-grid .sqs-gallery-design-grid { margin-right: -0px; } #block-yui_3_17_2_1_1524336080628_37149 .sqs-gallery-block-grid .sqs-gallery-design-grid-slide .margin-wrapper { margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; } A (mostly) thrifted outfit to celebrate Fashion Revolution Week!  Read my first Fashion Revolution blog post here. Outfit Details Slip dress (tucked in): ThriftedTop: (old) H&MPinstripe… Continue reading Fishtown x Downerss | Fashion Revolution Week

Why I Don’t Shop at Forever 21 and H&M | Fashion Revolution Week

The Ugly Side of the Fast Fashion Industry   I never thought of myself as an activist, but I somehow learned about how dangerous the fashion industry is to its labor force and the environment and found The True Cost documentary on Netflix, and it changed my shopping habits.It also transformed my entire perspective on the… Continue reading Why I Don’t Shop at Forever 21 and H&M | Fashion Revolution Week

URBX x Denim

#block-yui_3_17_2_1_1524078157373_6941 .sqs-gallery-block-grid .sqs-gallery-design-grid { margin-right: -0px; } #block-yui_3_17_2_1_1524078157373_6941 .sqs-gallery-block-grid .sqs-gallery-design-grid-slide .margin-wrapper { margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; } Urban Exchange Project is a consignment and vintage store that sells name brand secondhand clothes. Thrifting is one of my favorite hobbies, if you couldn't tell by the blog title, so Urban Exchange is a lucky find for me.As… Continue reading URBX x Denim

NYC for a Day

Mom VibesWhat We Did & What I Wore  Outfit of the Day NYC Day Trip   Outfit DetailsSweater: Vintage Burberry- ThriftedFaux Leather Jacket: Urban OutfittersTopcoat: H&M- ThriftedBag: Urban OutfittersEarrings: Francesca'sMy friend says I look like a mom in this picture. I'm okay with it, honestly. Styling TipLayers are a great way to adjust to transitional weather, and I… Continue reading NYC for a Day

Modern Power Dressing

Outfit DetailsSilk Top: ThriftedFaux Leather Jacket: Urban OutfittersCulottes: Nordstrom RackSneakers: Adidas SuperstarHat: Urban Outfitters  ¬†Thrift TipAlways be on the lookout for silky blouses at the thrift store. They're great staple pieces. I've amassed a small collection that are on a steady rotation in my outfits, and I can usually find them for a couple dollars. Just… Continue reading Modern Power Dressing

Layering with Dresses in the Winter

How to Not FreezeStart with tights. I like lace or patterned tights for interest, but you can also find fleece lined tights for warmth.Find a dress that you might not typically wear in the winter. I used a thrifted short sleeved shift dress. (It even has pockets!)Add a sweater over your dress. I folded my full… Continue reading Layering with Dresses in the Winter