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Instagram Giveaway

In my Beauty Bash event recap post a few months ago, I mentioned my discovery of the all-naturalΒ beauty & bath brand Basin. This company has rekindled my forgotten love for pampering myself.   With that being said, I’m excited to announce that I’ve partnered with them for a Halloween instagram giveaway featuring their seasonal Jack & Ghoul Friend soaps.   To Enter to Win: 1. Like the “giveaway” photo 2. Follow @thriftsandtangles and @basinfresh 3. Tag 3 friends who love…

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What I Got For Christmas 2016

Happy Holidays! I cannot believe how quickly this holiday season has passed. I love this time of year, but it literally goes by in a blink of an eye. I wanted to share some of the items I got for Christmas with you all. These are some of my favorite videos to watch, so I am hoping you enjoy them as well. What gifts did you get for the holidays AND what is your favorite holiday memory?…

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My Christmas Wishlist

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/ 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 /   With Christmas just around the corner, I had to scramble to make a last minute wishlist. Everyone says I’m a grandma because my wishlist consists of board games, stationery, and a Savers giftcard. I don’t think I can fully be considered a grandma until I ask for knitting supplies and a rocking chair. πŸ˜›   What is on your holiday wishlist?…

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Last-Minute Halloween Costume

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  If you have really procrastinated on brainstorming a costume, Savers has in-store costume consultants who can help you create a unique look with DIY Halloween costumes. Basically, if you haven’t bought or thought of a costume yet, it’s not too late. Plus, I think the best ideas & costumes are created last minute. I ended up scoring my DIY costume for a little under $30!   I am “beary” pleased with this costume. Especially since the dress, bear, ribbon,…

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DIY Ugly Christmas Sweater

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I got a last minute invitation to an ugly sweater party, so I had to quickly come up with an outfit idea. Luckily, when I went thrifting the other day I found a Christmassy doll that looked perfect to throw onto an ugly sweater. This may be the easiest DIY in the history of DIYs. So let’s begin:   Supplies: Plain Sweater Christmassy Doll Safety Pins   Instructions: Put on the sweater Place doll in the middle of the sweater…

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Holiday Thrift Tips

Gift Guide – Thrifted Gifts

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With the holidays approaching I wanted to share my thoughts about giving gifts from the thrift store. I know many people have a stigma towards thrifted gifts, but I never understood why. I think thrifted gifts are sometimes more thoughtful and personal than a gift bought from the mall. As you all know, I am biased due to my love for thrifting, but thrift stores really do have some great gifts to offer.   Here are some examples of gift…

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