Cold Turkey Tuesday

I have a confession.  I have not been following the effing life lately.  I have been breaking one of the most important tenants of our goals: spend less than I make.  Being that I currently do not have a full-time job, I should be cutting my spending down significantly, but instead I spent today shopping…

Friday 5: Frugal Fashionista Tips

Funny enough, people in Charlotte think I have some fashion sense because I am from New York City, but it wasn’t until I moved to Charlotte and spent LESS on clothes that I became more style savvy.  How can that be?  Here are some things I’ve done in the past year that has helped me…

Fashion Philosophy: Cost Per Wear

Question: What’s a better buy? This Louis Vuitton handbag (retail price: $1030) Or this pair of Nine West heels I got on clearance for $21? Many will say the shoes for many reasons: lower price point, not full retail price, great find or other reasons.  I evaluate my purchases on a philosophy introduced to me…

4 Reasons You Should Post Your First YouTube Video

This week, I decided to start posting video blogs for my Frugal Fashionistas Meetup here in Charlotte and found that people like Jenna Marbles really have their work cut out for them!  It’s definitely not as easy as it looks to be able to make an engaging video for people, so props to her and…