http://www.closetkeepsakes.com When I was growing up wearing plaid with stripes was a definite no, no. No one did such a thing. But times have changed. Fashion has definitely become more bold and daring. Mixing patterns is more common on both the runway and on the streets. But as this trend became more prevalent I became […]Read more "Quick Tips for Mixing Patterns"
October 22, 2018 http://www.closetkeepsakes.com Black is a basic favorite. It goes with everything. It helps to create a leaner figure and it’s a color that can just do no wrong. But it can also get very boring. Wearing black can often feel plain and like a blank sheet. This is one of the best things […]Read more "Making Black Less Boring"
http://www.closetkeepsakes.com The season is changing and you should already be preparing your fall wardrobe. As I make fall shopping plans, there are definitely some items that I’ll be looking for both in the thrift shops and in retails stores. If you’re feeling a little lost about what to put on your Autumn wardrobe list […]Read more "Autumn Shopping List"
http://www.closetkeepsakes.com Many of us take our style cues from the famous. What we see in movies, tv shows, music videos, magazines etc. We love what those we admire wear. And many of us desire to have the look but my get discouraged, knowing that their style cost thousands of dollars. But you don’t have […]Read more "Thrifting Celebrity Style- What to look for and buy"
http://www.closetkeepsakes.com There are some very traditional color schemes when it comes to the four seasons. For summer, we tend to think of white and bright colors. For spring, we think of pastels. Winter, darker warmer colors. Fall is no different. What would the Autumn season be without warm reds, oranges, and golds? But as you […]Read more "Fall Neutrals"
http://www.closetkeepsakes.com September 4, 2018 Being a trendy thriftanista means I never want to spend a whole lot of money on fashion. Sometimes I don’t want to spend any money at all. But I’m still looking for fresh and new ideas to look trendy and stylish. Shopping my closet is always an option however, many times […]Read more "Creating New Looks with Old Clothing"
http://www.closetkeepsakes.com It’s been a while since I’ve talked about my music mood. But there are a few songs out that I can’t seem to shake. And though the tone/sound of each is quite different, I find each tune energizing, fun, and motivating. So this Monday my playlist include the following: Nice for What, Drake- I […]Read more "Monday Mood Music"