To Save Money, Splurge on What You Really Want

(See for yourself if you don’t believe me.)

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The Best Place to Find Chic, Affordable Office Wear

As someone who has spent most of their life thrifting, investing in high quality pieces can come with some personal challenges because the prices are usually quite a bit higher than what I’m used to. I was apprehensive when we went shopping at the Banana Republic Factory Store because this brand is known for quality…

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Using Fashion to Craft Your Personal Brand

There is so much buzz right now around crafting your “personal brand,” whether it’s for the purpose of getting a new job, promoting your own business or craft, or simply giving the world an accurate idea of who you are and what you stand for.

As three creatives, we love using fashion to promote our personal brands because how we present ourselves to the world is quite important in each of our lines of work. Here are our thoughts on how we use fashion to bolster the world’s perception of ourselves and how you can do it too:

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The Dynamic Duo’s Guide to Beachin’ on a Budget

A trip to the beach is the quintessential summertime vacation, but it can be out of reach for a lot of people simply because of the expenses.
Read more on how we kept our trip under $500 for a weekend getaway!

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What is ‘Cultural Appropriation’ Anyways?

For this post, we challenged ourselves to put together the most *American* outfits we could without doing any online research to see how much influence other cultures have on our sense of style. In short, we failed. Miserably. Literally none of the styles we chose originated in America. Then, we did some more research and…

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What to Wear When You Hate Summer Fashion

If you are anything like us, you probably cringe when someone tells you that summer is their favorite season. Sunburns, scalding car seats, and spiders galore? No friggin’ thank you. We would prefer to go into hibernation for the three most soul-crushing months of the year (which are only going to get hotter and hotter),…

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The Fashion Girl’s Guide to Fitness

For my entire life, I made excuses as to why I couldn’t reach my goals. Being a full time student and having two jobs are definitely good reasons, but they’re still excuses. But in January of 2016, something clicked in my head, and I realized how much control I have over my life. If I…

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A New York State of Mind

“The city seen for the first time, in its first wild promise of all the mystery and the beauty in the world.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald If America is the land of opportunity, New York City is without a doubt the epicenter of that idea. New York is written about in countless songs and stories…

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In Defense of Social Media

Social media gets blamed for a lot of things nowadays. Low-self esteem. Violence. Addiction. Even social media-savvy celebrities like Selena Gomez and Kendall Jenner have popularized the “Instagram Detox” as a way to escape the pressure and potentially harmful side effects that these apps can trigger. It’s true that too much of Instagram or Facebook…

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The Rules Are Meant to Be Broken

There are a lot of so-called ‘rules’ in fashion. “Don’t wear socks with sandals.” “Don’t show your bra straps.” “Match your shoes to your purse.” “Dress for your age.” Thankfully, all of these rules are completely irrelevant in 2017. The new era of fashion is all about expressing yourself however you so choose. If you…

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