How to Shop Ethically on a Budget

how to shop ethically on a budgetToday marks the start of Fashion Revolution Week, and in the spirit of this week, I wanted to share some tips on one of my favorite things: ethical shopping, and in particular budget ethical shopping. When I first made the switch to ethical fashion, I was concerned about finding pieces I loved in my price point, and while there are a lot of good reasons to invest in more expensive pieces, sometimes you simply can’t make those expenditures. I’m young, and working on saving rather than spending a lot of money on costly clothing, and as much as I love style, I’ve found methods of expressing it and shopping ethically without breaking the bank.

Here are my top 5 tips for shopping ethically on a budget

Read More

Spring 10×10 Style Challenge: Look No. 7

casual romantic outfits

Hi friends! I’m feeling pretty darn tired for it to be so early in the week, but I’m back with another installment in my 10×10 challenge! Today’s look is casually romantic, and a lot of fun. I can never wear this top without thinking about the puffy shirt Seinfeld episode, but that just makes me love it more. I’ve learned another lesson while working on this challenge: keep up with laundry! Today I swapped my jeans for a different pair because I just haven’t gotten them washed! It’s my first cheat of the 10×10, but I’m okay with it. Enough with the intro;

  Let’s chat casual romantic style.

Read More

Spring 10×10 Style Challenge: Look No. 6

wearing a denim jacket with a dress

Happy Monday friends! I ended up taking a little break from blogging over the weekend, and enjoyed some wonderful family time over the Easter holiday. I hope you were all able to get a little relaxing in as well! I have to admit I’ve been snacking on leftover Easter cookies with my cup of tea as I type up this blog post. 😉 Today I’m back with look 6 in my spring 10×10 challenge, and even braved a bit of rain to get some photos of the look. Today’s look is simple (surprise, surprise!), but could easily have a more dressed up feel with a few tweaks. As it stands, it’s a perfect work option for me, but could easily go out to lunch or the movies.

And who said little black dresses are just for evening?

Read More

Spring 10×10 Style Challenge: Look No. 1

spring capsule wardrobe outfit with midi skirt

Happy Monday friends! I hope you’re week is off to a positive and productive start! Today I’m excited to be sharing my first look in the spring 10×10 challenge. Over the next several days, I’ll be mixing up ten different wardrobe pieces to create different looks. You can check out Friday’s post to see the pieces I chose for this challenge in case you missed it. For this first look, I incorporated three wardrobe pieces together along with a few fun accessories. It’s feminine, springy, and super comfortable.

Read on for details about the pieces I chose, where I wore this look, and how to shop my outfit!

Read More

When Winter Feels Like Spring

Bridgette Bardot inspired Ponytail

Hi friends, and happy Wednesday! We’ve had some unseasonably warm weather around here, and I’ve been creating outfits that are comfortable for the 50+ temperatures we’ve been enjoying. I remember when I first moved to Little Rock from Southern California, I was excited to get to experience the seasons, but I wasn’t quite prepared to experience seasonal change on a weekly basis, but that’s the south for ya. When it comes to dressing in a climate that changes a lot, I like to go for light layers, and have a cozy scarf handy just in case, but to tell you the truth, this look is one I would wear all year long.

Denim, neutrals, and stripes– please and thank you.

Read More