Thrift vs. Retail – Fall Wardrobe Refresh

Thrift vs. Retail – Fall Wardrobe Refresh

I love thrifting. I love digging through racks of clothing or rummaging through shelves of knick-knacks. It’s the thrill of the unknown: Will I find the antique mirror of my dreams? Do I need six emerald green glass goblets for my morning orange juice? How many Christmas sweaters are too many? Finding a deal on [...]

DIY: Tie-Dye Masks

DIY: Tie-Dye Masks

Trend Alert! What’s the hottest accessory for the summer season? You guessed it, wearing a mask. And it's a great opportunity to show self-expression and creativity.  In my county, masks are required in public buildings including grocery stores, restaurants, and airports just to name a few. While I can agree they are universally uncomfortable for [...]

January Purchases

January Purchases

January is usually a hard month for retailers. Coming off the high of holiday shopping, the stores are left with discount Christmas chocolates and gift sets that didn't make it under the Christmas Tree.  I am difficult to shop for at anytime of year. I don't like a lot of things and the things I [...]