Archive for February 2013

The City: Chinese New Year Parade

Chinese New Year Parade 2013 I’m usually not a parade person especially with the cold weather we have in the City. This was my first year attending Chicago’s Chinese New Year Parade. This year’s parade celebrated the Year of the Snake with firecrackers; HS bands performing to R&B classics; local business leaders and politicians; adorable little children and... Read more »

Thrift Shop Fashion & Style Tips

If Macklemore’s Thrift Shop has you poppin’ tags at Goodwill, here are some tips to help you look fabulous in your thrift fashion. Shopping at thrift and vintage shops add a unique quality to your style and the price is usually right! Here are 5 tips to help you incorporate thrift fashion into your wardrobe. Wear... Read more »
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    Chicago wife, mother, blogger and recycled clothing seller. I'm also the creator of Thriftanista Social Club, an online and in person meeting place for fashionable thrift shoppers. When I'm not seeking out good deals, I'm the personal assistant to Violet, my 2 year old baby girl. My favorite things: free stuff, parties, Sesame Street, treasure hunting and wine.

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