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Second-Hand Style: Vintage Jewelry

Second-Hand Style: Vintage Jewelry

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A lot of times it’s the little things that make a difference in your ensembles. So don’t overlook the jewelry table when you’re at a second-hand store. This is my favorite ring, and I love the southwestern style it has. You can find fun little things to go with your outfits at second-hand stores. I can’t wait to rock these …

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Second-Hand Style: Heels

Second-Hand Style: Heels

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You can’t beat the styles of some vintage heels. Sometimes you really have to search, since each style doesn’t come in every size, but the pay-off can be well worth the hunt. I’ve been searching a long time for classic pink, kitten heels just like these, but… in my size. I guess the search goes on. These black heels have …

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Second-Hand Style: Western Button-Ups

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One style that you can always dress up or down is western wear. But the key to making an outfit that fits into the cowgirl part are a few essentials, among those essentials is the snap button-up western shirt. Here are a few vintage ones I found this week. This shirt has it all, the snap buttons, a floral pattern, …

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Second-Hand Style: Vintage Ralph Lauren

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You can find a lot of bad clothing in second-hand shops, but it’s the diamonds in the rough that are worth searching for. Here are a few Ralph Lauren pieces I found on just one trip. These colors are great for fall and winter, and leave it to Ralph Lauren to keep the turtleneck stylish.      Both of these …

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Second-Hand Style Finds of the Week

Second-Hand Style Finds of the Week

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Second-hand stores offer styles from every era of style for the most part, so it’s easy to find fashion flashbacks. This ’70s patterned blouse would go great tucked into a pleated black skirt. The best place to go looking for brightly colored coats are second-hand stores. This silver tank would be perfect to layer with. I would also sat this …

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Second-Hand Style: Finds of the Week

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The great thing about second-hand shops is that you can find things that are trending, but they’re usually different in some way too.  This way you’re not always following in sync with everyone else, you’ll have that special something that sets you apart from the crowd. A tweed coat in colors like these is classic for fall, but the faux …

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Second-Hand Style: Shiny Finds

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Every once in a while you really want to have a stand out outfit.  Like for the holidays, sparkle and shine are a fun and festive way to dress.  At a second-hand store, metallics and sparkles are easy to pick out from everything. This Gracia top is elegant, yet it still has a fun gold sparkle to it. You could …

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Second-Hand Style: Finds of the Week

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Sometimes you may just come up empty at a second hand store, finding nothing that strikes your fancy. Even worse is coming across something you fall in love with, but it isn’t your size. Don’t fall prey to the idea that even though something doesn’t fit you can make it work. Unless you have great sewing skills at your disposal …

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Second-Hand Style: Finds of the Weeks

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I always like to mix it up by going to different thrift stores and second-hand stores each week. If you go to the same one all the time you’ll start to see the same stuff, so space out visits to each store. This way you have better chances of finding something. Though I admit to frequenting my favorite thrift store two, …

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