Eighty seven racks of vintage, retro, near new and never even been worn. This is not just any sale, this is a thrift extravanganza that’s been going on for over 30 years. If you are in New York City you must get amongst the craziness of the annual Salvation Army Coat Sale which happens on Oct 1, Nov 1 and Dec 1, from 9am-5pm at their 46th St store. The quality and the characters you’ll find are one of a kind. Now it’s a little rough because I shot and edited this video myself while…

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The devil may be in the detail but the key to timeless style is simple angel baby! So simple you can totally not even try once you know a few sneaky tricks. Case in point – the pinstripe, it’s a sartorial perrenial. Always chic yet ever so striking, put one of these pieces on and you look like you mean business even before you’ve called the meeting. Dress her up with heels and some vintage denim – she’ll really appreciate it. Try her on her own with a tease of a camisole or bralette for…

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Like a fine wine

October 23rd, 2014

It never hurts a girl to look more expensive than she actually is! So the savvy in me teamed up with gorgeous New York stylist behind Closet Style Life for tips. Angela is a pro at creating luscious new looks with the clothes already in your closet. A current member of her wardrobe, she wanted to revamp this killer oversized thrifted coat by doing a tone on tone look – one of her go to’s for looking like a million bucks on a budget. It’s fantastic for elongating the physique too. I invited Angela to come shopping with…

Bohemian Babe

October 19th, 2014

Luxurious excess, jewels for days, flowly paisley tunics and big big shades. The bohemian babe is a look that designers and celebrities covet the world over and they have done for decades. So click through for my video on how to get the look on a budget. It’s as easy as saying Gucci Babouska #FashionHound

Grandpa Chic

October 15th, 2014

Slouchy, slept in and seriously comfy. Just when you thought boyfriend jeans were the bomb I’m bringing in GRANDPA CHIC as the one to watch. An oversized cardigan is a sartorial license to languish in your PJ’s all day but when teamed with sleek jeans, heels and a statement bag it gets turned on its lazy little head. Thrift Stores are filled with large wooly wonders  – I found this one at the Salvation Army for $5, it’s beautiful quality and oh so soft. Wear it drapey and hanging off your shoulder for a whisper…