When it comes to the holidays, the Christmas spirit isn't something my family lacks. We start blasting Christmas music and putting up our eight (yes, you read that right) Christmas trees a week before Thanksgiving. To some, that may be just a smidge too early but to us, it's just another day in the Porter household. So how do you get in the holiday spirit for the next 7 days? Read on to find out…
If you're been watching me on Instagram, you know I've become a thrifting monster. Today I'm showing how you can make a wrap skirt that is three-sizes-too big fit again.
So to celebrate turning 24, I figured I would let you know a little bit more about me. Here are 24 things you wouldn't normally know about me just by reading my blog.
I am currently nose-deep in shopping land, but I knew I needed to hop on here and talk about my newest ethical finds – athletic gear. I’ve been eyeing these shoes and leggings for the longest time and I finally decided to bite the bullet after I joined Orangetheory. I’m trying to up my fitness level and that requires some cute gear… or at least I think it should.
Let me start off this whole thing by saying that I am not a minimalist. I enjoy shopping, finding new things to wear, and trying out new styles. Since I started seeking out sustainable fashion clothes, I’ve felt a never-ending pressure to become a minimalist. This got me thinking, do I really need to be a minimalist to be into sustainable fashion? Does that mindset exclude the majority of people who are trying to find better alternatives to fast fashion? Before I get into that, let me talk about this outfit. This dress and boots are over three years old and still kicking strong. This dress was one of my…
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Do you ever get ready for the day and just need something to elevate your outfit? You try layering something extra, wearing a different color combination, or even try mixing patterns? Well, when you're rushing to get out in the morning, which let's face it we all are, here are a few tricks to elevate your outfit.
After seeing a graphic shirt this weekend, I feel the need to explain what purpose feminism has in the fashion world.
As I have been looking through my closet I've come to the realization that I may need to accept that I'm no longer in college. Yes, ouch, that hurt just typing those words on my screen (and hurt even more rereading that sentence). I'm getting older and I need to realize I don't really need 25 Siena college basketball shirts taking space in my closet (yet again... ouch) and I definitely won't be wearing some of these short shorts anymore. So where do we begin? Read on to find out...
Silk button downs were huge in the 80’s with one of the biggest trends in the decade. With crazy prints and a luxurious textile, silk shirts instantly became one of the biggest trends in the 80’s. Check out how you can find, style, and take care of your favorite vintage finds.