Thrifting in Brooklyn is always a treat! This weekend, I took on Williamsburg, attending a Vintage Crawl with Leigh of Pink Vintage Heart. With her keen eye for vintage and her love of bringing people together, Leigh led myself and 4 other vintage lovers to 6 vintage shops all walking distance from each other... How … Continue reading Vintage Crawl with Pink Vintage Heart
With New York City seemingly flooded with vintage boutiques, consignment shops and thrift stores, Everyone always asks, "Where do you get your threads?" Check out my top 10 "go-to" list when thrifting in NYC! 1. Housing Works- Buy The Bag- Park Slope, Brooklyn Everything you can fit into a bag for 25 bucks! Once I … Continue reading Thrifting in the City
“There are nowhere near enough people in America to absorb the mountains of castoffs, even if they were given away.” says Pietra Rivoli, a professor of international business at the McDonough School of Business of Georgetown University. Annual Textile Waste by decade. She writes that each year Americans purchase approximately 1 billion garments made in China, … Continue reading Environmental Obsession: Textile Waste
Glasses: Gifted Blouse & Blazer: Swapped Wrist Candy: Black 29 Collection & Thrifted Pants: Thrifted $2 Asos Humble Pie Platforms: Thrifted from Beacons Closet 16.95 (retail $80.88) Peace & Positive Vibes
Uploading the flyer for my second swap, indeed caused a mixture of feelings; excitement, nervousness, humility etc. but what's added the funnies to the mix is that all everyone keeps asking about is the photo on the flyer. How was your shoe game? Such beautiful brick, where were you? What was your inspiration for outfit? Flyer? … Continue reading The Scoop on the Swap Shoot!
Yesterday, I had the pleasure to support a beautiful black woman who is an amazing entrepreneur and long time childhood friend, Sapphira Martin owner of Sass Boxx. Sass Box is an online community and subscription box service that caters to the sassiness in every woman! Thrifted White Button up: $ 1.96 from Housing Works … Continue reading Sassy Sundays