Alteration Nation (and Other Fixer-Uppers)

So, you’ve got a problem. There are clothes in your closet that you love, however, they have some issues. They’re too tight, too loose, too long, too revealing and take up far too much space in your already limited closet, especially when you can’t even wear them. You know you need to get rid of […]

Slick Slits Tee

My love of t-shirt transformations continues this week in the form of a sunburst/cage motif around the neckline of a slim fitting tee, creating an edgy effect on an otherwise simple shirt. I always have a problem finding a top to match a wilder bottom, like a punchy-print maxi skirt  or studded shorts, because I […]

Mixed Media Sandals

While browsing the Zara website for inspiration, I came across several great pairs of flat sandals with interesting shapes and straps in divine combinations of colors and textures. All of them seemed so effortless, adding a pop of interest to any breezy summer jumpsuit or a simple t-shirt and shorts. Upon looking at the shoes […]

Secondhand Shopping Guide Continued + Summer Updates

Hello there! I’m glad to get back to blogging after a crazy few weeks of graduation festivities (yippee!) During this time I have stumbled across a few local consignment stores to add to my previous list! Myers Park: J.T. Posh: Already a favorite of many in the Myers Park area, this store has eluded me until […]

Post-Consumer Prom

 In a sea of monochromatic column gowns, how does one stand out at prom? By wearing vintage, of course! Inspired by The Great Gatsby and Downton Abbey, my prom ensemble consisted of my grandmother’s silver beaded evening bag from the 1950s, vintage clip-on earrings and bracelet from Varnadore Costumes (ah, the perks of being an […]