Every month I host the Thrifting Atlanta Bus Tours. Our April bus tour traveled to the following stores:
Monica's Boutique and Consignment in Johns Creek, GA
My Best Friend's Closet Consignment in Lawrenceville, GA
Out of the Closet Thrift Store in Atlanta, GA
Goodwill Perimeter in Dunwoody, GA
NFCC Thrift Shop in Alpharetta, GA
Check out a brief photo recap our thrift
Swimsuit cover ups make a fashion statement on the beach and off the beach too. Especially the cover-ups that have a beautiful print. I scored this cover-up for $1 from Out of the Closet Thrift Store during the Thrifting Atlanta Bus Tour. I styled it with a pink bodycon midi dress.
Would you wear a swimsuit cover-up as a dress?
I attended the Alpha Derby Weekend at the Georgia World Congress Center. It is an annual fundraising event held on the first weekend of May, centered around the style and pageantry of one of the most well-known horse races in the world, The Kentucky Derby. This is my third year attending and I look forward to dressing up and wearing a derby hat.
Eight chapters of Alpha Phi Alpha
ATLANTA - In early February, Candytopia, the candy-coated experiential adventure that brings a dreamworld candy factory to life, officially opened the doors of their Atlanta location at EDENS Lenox Marketplace (3535 Peachtree Road NE). After drawing sold out crowds to the Buckhead location, Candytopia is thrilled to announce a one time 6-week extension of its immersive confectionary
Happy Earth Day! Did you know that second to oil, the clothing and textile industry is the largest polluter in the world. Thrift shopping is small way to make a difference to make sure that clothing does not fill up our landfills. If everyone in the US bought just ONE item used instead of new in 2019, it would save nearly 6 billion pounds of carbon emissions.
In honor of Earth Day, I wore
thredUP has teamed up with Olivia Wilde and Conscious Commerce to create a limited edition collection and social movement designed to combat textile waste. Every design in the collection includes over 4000 upcycled T-shirts, sweatshirts, and denim jackets, each printed with a statement design that encourages consumers to Choose Used to lighten their fashion footprints. Every design is
Save the Date for our 2019 Thrifting Atlanta Fashion Week. The goal of our fashion week is to be inspire women to look at alternative ways to build their wardrobe-- by thrift shopping and fashion swaps too. It is very important that we all do our part to keep millions of pounds of fashion from ending up in our landfills.
During our Thrifting Atlanta Fashion Week, we have the following
This past weekend, I attended the Thrift the Runway fashion show hosted my Wendy of Dressing For Me, Ellen of Thrifty Ells and Sophia of Sophie Ruth Bridal. Each person styled models in their favorite thrifted looks.
I wore my metallic pleated Skirt purchased from Unclaimed Baggage for $10. I styled it with my favorite sequin Chicos sweater from Goodwill North Georgia for $5. My colorful
Customers can bring in their old toxic products to be responsibly recycled and get 3% off per product (up to 15% total) of non-toxic AILLEA brands!
I tried the Clove + Hallow Lip Velvets in Road Trip. The color is stunning and lasts all day. This liquid lipstick infused with coconut oil, shea butter and Vitamin E for a comfortably smudgeproof matte finish. It is free from: Parabens,
For the past 16 years, Park Tavern in Piedmont Park brings a taste of New Orleans to Atlanta via their annual Oyster Crawfish Festival. I was so excited when Wendy of Dressing For Me invited me to tag along. The weather was perfect and it is always a blast to hang out with my blogger babes. I wore my super comfy Eshakti denim jumpsuit. It has a nice stretchy waist to allow me to eat as much