Tag Archives: Shopping

How to (hopefully) get out of a style rut

Over this past year, I’ve grown into a bit of a style rut.  I’ve been focusing very heavily on my job (which I love!), paying off my debt (which I don’t love) and generally trying to be happy.  Unfortunately, this … Continue reading

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Shopping Plan: Week 35

*Week 35 of My Great Shopping Plan of 2010, where I attempt to stay on a budget and fill out my wardrobe* Gap Curvy Pants, $59.50 Last week, I finally did what I’ve been saying I would do for months, … Continue reading

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Introducing: The 3/50 Project

A few weeks ago, I posted about some great stuff I bought at a local antique shop. About a week after that post, I learned that one of those antique shops would be closing.  Then I heard that another local … Continue reading

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Antiquing makes for awesome baking

I alluded to having an awesome day in my post earlier today.  That awesomeness was because of the above items.  I went antiquing at some local antique shops and I found some awesome deals.  I’ve been wanting to get a copy … Continue reading

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Interview: Sherry's Yesterdaze

I recently had the pleasure of interviewing Sherry of Sherry’s Yesterdaze, a  vintage shop in Tampa.  Unlike many other vintage stores I’ve been to before, I always manage to find something in my size when I visit here.  She has … Continue reading

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Shopping Plan: Week 7

*Week 7 of My Great Shopping Plan of 2010, where I attempt to stay on a budget and fill out my wardrobe* I kind of strayed a bit from gap filling this week to make it the week of amazing … Continue reading

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“It had a Main Street lined with stores”

Last Friday was absolutely awesome.  Kate from A Tale of Two Closets was in Florida, so I met up with her in downtown Sarasota for an awesome afternoon of thrifting and yarn shopping.  We went to SPARCC Treasure Chest and … Continue reading

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Shopping Plan: Week 5

This week marked the beginning of a new month, which meant that I had another  $125 to spend for the month of March, in keeping with my Great Shopping Plan of 2010.  I didn’t really do much shopping this week, … Continue reading

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Shopping Plan: Week 4

After last week, I had $45 left of my $125 to spend.   This week was my birthday, so I did a little bit of shopping 🙂 3/4 Sleeve Cotton/Cashmere blend Tee, J Crew, $15 on Ebay Gap filled:  3/4 sleeve … Continue reading

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10 tips for Shopping on Ebay

I am certainly not an expert on Ebay, but I’ve learned a trick or two about how to find (and win) really great clothes, shoes and accessories, so I figured I could share a few tips. Tip #1: Know what … Continue reading

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