Posts tagged winter style tips
The BEST place to buy a winter coat on a budget

Did you guess secondhand shops? You know me so well.

Most of the winter coats I’ve bought in the last decade have all been secondhand. Some were better (like the wool coats in my last post) than others (like a six sizes too big knee length faux fur I bought many years ago.)

I love secondhand in general! 
Because I love vintage
 (and just plain old believe they don't make 'em like they used to,) 
Because it makes it easier to keep my wardrobe uniquely me, 
Because I feel good about giving something a new life instead of contributing to the fast fashion industry.

But even if those points don’t light you up like they do for me, there are very practical reasons why a secondhand store is the best place to look for a winter coat—so read on!

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5 Simple tricks for dressing stylish in the winter

Hello fellow northern lady! Winter has some added (especially in the style department), don’t it? 
And if you're from the north, you probably already know it can be hard to get winter style tips + outfit ideas that work for real winter weather.

Here’s the thing: I believe to be stylish you NEED to be comfortable.


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Winter pitfalls: keeping a consciously bright closet

If I’m not careful, my winter wardrobe turns into mostly black outfits, day in and day out.

My warmest coats are black. My warm pants are black. My opaque tights are black. My gloves are black, and my hats are black.

Which would be fine, but I don’t really like black.

So, I have to consciously keep my outfits bright. 
And here are some of the tips I’ve been using to do so >>>

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