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Instagram Giveaway *CLOSED*

In my Beauty Bash event recap post a few months ago, I mentioned my discovery of the all-natural 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.       This giveaway is now closed.   Also, if you like Basin, be sure to also follow them on Facebook,…

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Hauls

September Haul

So excited to share my recent finds with you all. This time I ventured further than the thrift store and found some items from Muji, Papersource, and Ebay. There are also a couple of finds from Goodwill and Savers. This month I am most excited about the discounted bridesmaid dress I found.   PRODUCTS MENTIONED: Kate Spade Planner Colorful Muji Pens Black Muji Pens Muji Notebooks *Some affiliate links are used.   What was your favorite purchase this month?  …

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Hair

Natural Hair Regimen

Sharing my natural hair regimen with you all. These products have been my go-to items for wash n gos for quite a while. Whenever I decide to switch it up and try something new, I always revert back to these products.   What are your go to products?…

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Thrift Tips

Best Thrift Stores in Las Vegas

Best Thrift Stores Las Vegas

Whenever I’m on vacation, I always search for a list of the city’s best thrift stores. I love thrifting at places the locals recommend. So whether its through blogger or yelper suggestions, I make sure to shop where the thrifters go. With that being said, I figured I should compile a list of the best thrift shops in Las Vegas to help tourists and locals find amazing deals. Here are what I consider to be the best thrift shops in…

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Hair

4 Must Have Natural Hair Products – In the Desert

Desert natural hair

Keeping naturally curly hair moisturized in the desert can be a daunting task. With the desert’s dry, harsh climate, it seems like it was designed to deprive us curly girls of moisture. Thankfully there are some products and tools available to restore moisture in even the dryest of climates.   Here are 4 products/tools that can help you retain moisture in the desert:   Shower Water Filter: The desert is notorious for its “hard” water. Hard water contains harsh minerals…

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Thrift Tips

Thrifty Back-To-School Tips

Save money back to school shopping

It’s that time of year again, Back-to-School season! I’m not going to lie, I used to be so excited for back to school season because I loved shopping for school supplies and outfits. I miss having a reason to shop for new stationery and clothing. Even though I am a college graduate now (soo weird to say), I thought I’d share my thrifty tips with anyone entering college or university. These tips will hopefully save you time, stress, and most…

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Swaps Video

Style Swap with AliAdrift

My friend Ali and I thought it would be fun to switch styles for a day…and wear those styles in public! We decided to go to Savers Thrift Store to pick out outfits for each other to wear to a nice dinner at Olive Garden. The experience was really fun and I love the outfits we picked for each other. Watch Alison’s video below to see the outfit I picked for her: Which outfit did you like the best?…

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Outfits

How to Wear Yellow

Thrifted Yellow Dress

Yellow is such a beautiful color, however I am usually terrified to wear it. I don’t want to end up looking like a(n) [insert anything obnoxiously yellow here]. So to be safe I stay away from this color. That was until I learned about Color Analysis, and realized that yellow clothing shouldn’t be scary to wear, (if it is the right shade of yellow). Basically with color analysis, you can determine the right shades for your skin tone according to…

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Swaps

How to Host a Clothing Swap Party

how-to-host-clothing-swap-party

Clothing swap parties are currently on the rage in Vegas, or so it seems! I have scored such great items at each swap I’ve attended (see what I got at swap 1 and swap 2). I enjoyed the swap parties so much that I decided to host my own clothing swap. So I guess I’ve been to a total of 3 (click here to see what I got from the swap I hosted)! If you are thrifty, like myself, you…

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Outfits

Flower Power

Savers never disappoints when it comes to dresses. I scored this dress at Savers for only $6. I live for dresses with high necklines and monotone colors. My favorite detail about this dress is the floral cut outs on the sides. I tied this look together with the oxford sneakers I scored from the Steve Madden Outlet, my thrifted circle bag, and these big bug-eyed glasses that I could never seem to find a reason to wear.   Outfit Details:…

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