Sustainability is a major buzzword right now, which is great, because when something becomes more trendy, it often becomes a bit more accessible. You can find reusable versions of almost any product in any color, pattern or size you want.Read More
Thrift shopping is my favorite way to get new clothing. Giving new life to piece of clothing that still has years of wear left in it is a great way to update your closet while staying sustainable. One great way to start secondhand shopping is with some of the many apps, websites and instagram shops out there. Online thrifting is an especially great way to shop if you don’t have access to a car or live in an area without many good thrift stores. I especially love Poshmark and Depop.
However, shopping online or with an app presents a major problem for many of us: you can’t try the clothing on! And with many apps and sites, you can’t return or exchange items. As a seasoned online thrifter, I’ve rounded up some tips for how to find great pieces that will fit you well even if you can’t try them on.Read More
At the beginning of September, I made a post about my desire to become a more conscious consumer and set a few goals for the month. Some were just for the month of September, and some were behaviors I wanted to start implementing in September that I hope will become part of my lifestyle overall.Read More
I love thrifting. I’ve worn thrifted pieces to major events, like my college graduation and my best friend’s father’s wedding. More than half of my closet is thrifted, and I’m trying to get it to 80-100% thrifted in the near future. Some of my favorite items of clothing are the ones I had to dig for in a secondhand or consignment store.
In this post, I’m going to talk about how I thrift, my tips and tricks, and what I wish I knew starting out, as well as answer some questions I got on Instagram with the help of a few friends!Read More
Being a conscious consumer has been on my mind a lot lately. I want to be more purposeful with what I spend my money on and why. Both from a quantity standpoint - I feel like I own a lot of stuff and buy a lot of stuff on a weekly basis - but also from an environmental standpoint.Read More