This post is about how minimalism and capsule wardrobes aren't always the right thing for everyone, myself included. Of course, with some biology and brain science!
I just received the box and tried on the items--I haven’t gone through the entire process start-to-finish yet, but the last part is just shipping and return processing, so I’ve come far enough to get the idea and share some thoughts about it. I picked the ‘Create Your Own’ option because I am, to put… Continue reading ThredUP Goodie Box Review
This point has come up in other parts in the series, but it deserves its own section in further detail. There are two optimal times to make a decision about whether to purchase something, and neither are in the checkout line while you’re running late to your bestie lunch date. 1. The first optimal time… Continue reading The Nerd’s Guide to Thrifting, Part VII: Don’t leave your final decisions for the last minute.
Part four is another sticky thrifting error made when some super deal makes us do all kinds of weird mental backflips to justify our purchase, when deep down, we know it's probably not as great as it seems in the moment. Click the image to read on, or tackle the whole series by clicking the link in the header menu!
Part IV deals with that classic thrifting error we've all made where we settle for something that's just not quite perfect and will inevitably need some kind of lovin' (holes, missing buttons, rips, stains, etc) but we convince ourselves that it's 'good enough' for the pricepoint, and why that ultimately often leads to disappointment. Click the image to read on, or take on the whole 6-part series by clicking the link in the top menu!