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What if the struggle is not real?

What are the first thoughts that come to mind when you hear “saving money?” Cutting down, resisting temptation, going without. “Saving” has such a negative connotation, it’s no wonder we think it’s an… 476 more words


Clothing Stories For The Clothing Swap

Several times a year, women from all over plan clothing swaps. We gather up our second hand clothes and pile them up in a room for each other to peruse, model, and sometimes, fight over. 637 more words

Short Story

Spring Cleaning Clothing Swap

Feel your closet exploding? Can’t quite close your drawers anymore? It’s probably time to get go out with the old and in with the new, especially since spring has sprung. 411 more words

Frugal Fashionista Clothing Swap Helps the Homeless in DC with Cold Weather Gear!

Thanks to all of my generous and huge hearted frugal fashionistas, my husband and I were able to help about 100 homeless people in DC this morning. 416 more words

Clothing Swap

swish upon a star

As someone who has (mostly successfully) only purchased second hand clothes for almost five years now, it’s surprising I attended my first clothing swap (AKA swishing party) ever only a couple of months ago. 487 more words


Sustainably Fill Your Closet - 6 Tips

In my last post I outlined the many negative effects of the fashion industry and how learning of them altered my shopping habits. In the past I used to shop somewhat regularly. 791 more words

Capsule Wardrobe: Winter 2015

The idea of a “Capsule Wardrobe” has been popular all over the place in the blogging and podcast sphere lately. I think I first heard about it when… 847 more words

Budget Fashion