“One Dress” Challenge

Hey Community! The world now consumes 80 billion pieces of clothing each year, which is up 400% from two decades ago, and the average American throws away more than 80 pounds of clothes each year! We only wear our clothing 3 times before we consider it old and it falls to the back of our…

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Thrifted at the 2017 BET Awards

Whether it’s for the love of music, fashion or you were watching along with Black Twitter for  the next viral moment, all eyes were tuned into BET yesterday. During this 4 day party, BET celebrated the best in black culture with panel discussions, sponsored activations, free concerts, giveaways and more leading up to our biggest night of the year.…

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Vintage Crawl with Pink Vintage Heart

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…

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Thrifting in the City

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…

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Girls Just Wanna Have Fringe!

Last month a friend of mine had a clothing stoop sale to nab a few extra coins for her upcoming move- EVERYTHING UNDER $10. Now of course I left there with bags of new found loves however this fringe dress was my fav find! I could not stop laughing and dancing in this dress! Glasses:…

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All Summer ’16

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

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Summer Ready! 

Saturday May 21,  Thrift Swap: Summer Edition  was a blast! I am still floating from the experience and all the love and support I received. So before anything I MUST say, Thank you! Thank you to those who believe in me, my passion, believe in community resources, sustainability, eco- fashion, and giving back. Thank you If you…

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The Scoop on the Swap Shoot!

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?…

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Sassy Sundays 

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…

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Good Things Come To Those Who Thrift! 

In a recent visit to Housing Works Buy The Bag in Park Slope, I was able to fill a bag with 49 pieces of clothing for just $25!       Thrifted Hat: 1.96 Thrifted Asiatica Blouse & Pants : 1.96 each Fun Facts: Both pieces were made by the same designer, I thrifted them in two…

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