Upcycled vs. Recycled

After spending some time on Pinterest, I’m fascinated at all of the pins of upcycled and recycled crafts, clothing and household items. It’s amazing how talented some people are:  a person who can… Continue reading

Today’s Thrift Hangover

Wanted to post some pics of my recent thrift haul…check it out:  

All dressed up, and nowhere to go…

I try to check out at least one local thrift store  a week, and then I post a review under “Out & About”. Recently, I visited the Petaluma Goodwill and found two really… Continue reading

Goodwill- Petaluma

1000 Lakeville Street, Petaluma, CA 94952 Phone: 707.778.7485 Hours: 9:00am- 8:00pm, Monday – Saturday; 9:00am- 7:00pm, Sunday Conveniently located just off of Highway 101, you won’t want to miss this medium-sized thrift store.… Continue reading

Goodwill- Rohnert Park

6591 Commerce Blvd., Rohnert Park, CA 94928 Phone: 707.585.0300 Hours: 9:00am- 8:00pm, Monday – Saturday; 9:00am- 7:00pm, Sunday Tucked away behind a strip mall, you won’t want to miss this thrift store! It… Continue reading

Pretty Polyester, Cute Cardigans

I apologize for the time lapse since my last post, but I’ve been busy, busy busy. Here’s proof: I’m really getting into polyester tops lately- solids, prints, whatever. They just seem to be… Continue reading

Flower Power

My family and I randomly stopped off at the wonderful Luther Burbank Home and Gardens, located in downtown Santa Rosa. It was a beautiful day, and the plants were showing off for us… Continue reading

Goodwill- Sebastopol

6826 Sebastopol Rd., Sebastopol, CA 95472 Phone: 707.23.3551 Hours: 9:00am- 7:00pm, Monday – Saturday, 9:00am- 6:00pm Sunday Located on the main road into Sebastopol, this Goodwill is smack-dab in the center of town. Parking is… Continue reading

Movie Style to Thrift Style

Just fairly recently, we rented the movie Bridesmaids (ok, I know it came out last year, but we have a toddler- nuff said) and thought it was absolutely brilliant: for the comedy, as well… Continue reading

Show and Tell

So, I finally got my dress form and am super excited to use it! I’m not the “model” type, so I purchased it to display all of the pretty little things I find… Continue reading