Creative Styling: How to Use Other Articles of Clothing as Tops

With a smaller closet, it can often feel like you're wearing the same outfits over and over again. A great way around this obstacle is through creative styling! I love using dresses, cardigans, outerwear, and inner-wear in untraditional ways in place of ordinary tops! Here are some ideas to get you started!

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Three Ways to Style a NYE Dress

Hi! NYE is right around the corner and in an effort to keep sustainability in mind, I'll be styling the dress that I wore last year in three different ways! I layered a cropped black turtle neck under this dress for a warmer, edgy, chic look. My hair is straight with bobby-pin detailing and chose … Continue reading Three Ways to Style a NYE Dress

Blogger Feature: Un-Fancy

Hi guys! I'm sorry that I haven't posted in a while but I'm back on track! Here we go: Un-Fancy is a styling blog run by Caroline. The blog was created in 2014 as a means for her to find her style and to rein in her mindless shopping habit. She started off documenting her … Continue reading Blogger Feature: Un-Fancy

Journey Update

Hi. It's been about four months since I've committed to living more consciously and sustainably. Here are some things I've learned along the way: Living Sustainably Takes Thought Living sustainably takes thought. True, it only takes an extra second to choose between a conventional product and an ethically-made alternative, but those seconds add up. Living … Continue reading Journey Update

Fall Lookbook

Fall is in the air and it's time to dig out your trusty old sweaters and sturdy jeans. When I think about fall, I'm reminded of candied apples and caramel treats. I feel the warmth of a spiced beverage in my hand as a cool breeze swirls through my hair and crisp leaves crunch under … Continue reading Fall Lookbook

Wedding Shopping

Wedding season is a fun and stressful time for both the wedding party and the guests involved. Outfit hunting with conscious fashion in mind can be limiting and expensive. One way around that challenge is thrift shopping! Buying second-hand is environmentally friendly and budget friendly. An easy example is this foxy purple piece that I … Continue reading Wedding Shopping

Summertime Essentials

It's mid-August and that means we've got about one good month of summer left. Now is the time to take advantage of those end-of-season sales! During these times, I like to purchase clothes and products that I'll be able to wear for the next few weeks as well as into other seasons and future years. … Continue reading Summertime Essentials

July Lookbook

Happy July! It's officially the middle of summer and I've put together a quick lookbook of pieces that represent staples in my wardrobe for the rest of this season. Although I am transitioning to shopping more sustainably and consciously, financially, I'm not in the place to suddenly buy an entirely new wardrobe. Many of these … Continue reading July Lookbook

Romantic

Happy 2018! This outfit is inspired by a mix of leftover holiday cheer and the anticipation of Valentine's Day. For the first time in years, I'm in a solid relationship and am actually looking forward to spending time with the one I love. The star of this look is a periwinkle crushed velvet mini dress. … Continue reading Romantic

Workout

Hi friends! Keeping with the athleisure trend, I've style a workout outfit for this week. It showcases a cropped long-sleeve top with mesh leggings and supportive sneakers. What do you normally exercise in?  Top: Cropped Sweatshirt, H&M Leggings: Mesh Leggings, Forever21 Sneakers: Black Sneakers, Asics G