Blog Posts - Thrift Shop Fashion



Thrift Shop Fashion – Saving Money and Looking Great!

Thrift Shop Fashion Haul  We Say Charity Shop, you may say Thrift Shop! I absolutely love going to thrift shops, well in Britain we call them Charity Shops mainly. Don’t turn your nose up! Some people may turn their nose up at the thought of...
by umeandthekids on May 20, 2014

Only got twenty dollars in my pocket- Thrift Shops Finds

I cannot believe all this stuff I just found at my local Good Will.  I was not intending to buy much when I went in, I was mostly just trying to get out of my apartment, but you see how that went. I was surprised when I kept finding all these am...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Dec 12, 2013

Sarah's Thrifty Fashion #24

Hello everyone!  I am thrilled to say that this afternoon is officially the beginning of Christmas Break for me! I am so excited, and I will be traveling to lots of places and not doing ANY home work. :PDecember in the South is so strange. One d...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Dec 10, 2013

Sarah's Thrifty Fashion/ Things That Inspire Me #23 - Charleston

Will and I's trip to Charleston at the beginning of November was an absolute dream. Since I had been working, this had been my first weekend off in months. Everything in the city seemed so beautiful and exciting for us. I could hardly believe some of...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Dec 6, 2013

Thrift Shop Fashion #22

This was a super fun outfit to wear, quite appropriate for playing on the playground in. My new fur jacket is the pride and joy of my closet right now!  I had been eye-balling the jacket for a long time on my favorite fashion blogger's website:&...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Nov 14, 2013

"Swing" Self Portrait Series

This was an exciting series for me to work on, which started off as just a small idea. I was inspired by  an old photo of me that Will had taken when we first started dating. It inspired me so much as to do a whole series.So much artwork is depr...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Nov 11, 2013

Sarah's Thrifty Fashion #21

This outfit was some what of an happy accident.  Originally I laughed at the strange combination of my oriental dress with my beat to hell doc martins and my faded book bag, as they couldn't be farther apart. But then the look grew on me, and no...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Nov 6, 2013

Watercolor Studies for Swing Series

Here are some watercolor studies for a series of  self portrait paintings I am working on currently, each measuring four feet tall.
by Sarah's Art Daily on Oct 28, 2013

Thrift Shop Fashion #19 - Down on the Train Tracks

The weather is finally cooling down, and this gives me the opportunity to play with different layering in clothing. My photographer boyfriend and I brainstormed the idea of me becoming a chic homeless train-hopper for this photo shoot.My new straw ha...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Sep 23, 2013

Sarah's Thrifty Fashion #18

This hat is something very different for me to wear but I loved it and I really wanted to pull it off. I figured since it was based off an old style of hats for men, I'd take that idea and run with it.  So I decided to wear my suspender dress, &...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Sep 12, 2013

Sarah's Thrifty Fashion #17- Downtown Charlotte

I was so excited when my boyfriend came to come visit me last weekend. I have lots of lovey-dovey embarassing things I could say, but you're safe for now, Will Crooks. :P I'll spare you all.It was great to have my photographer back.  We had lots...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Sep 4, 2013

Sarah's Thrifty Fashion #16

I was really excited about this outfit.  The best compliment I have ever received was given to me while wearing this yesterday, "Sarah!  You look like you're going to beat some one up!":D Who knows? lolAlso, my normal photographer is two ho...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Aug 26, 2013

Sarah's Thrift Shop Fashion #15- The Last Day of Summer

It did not feel like summer at all yesterday, in fact it felt more like October!  It is a sad realization to me,  because I know my summer is virtually over, and now it is time to move back into school.  It is a sweet sadness.  Th...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Aug 17, 2013

Figuring Out How to Hem- Easy Step By Step

My boyfriend's Mom bought me the cutest vintage dress at an estate sale for $2.  I couldn't believe how cheap it was, for being so adorable and unique.  I put the dress on and everything looked perfect except the dress was much too long for...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Aug 16, 2013

Sarah's Thrift Shop Fashion #14 - The Ultimate Vest

My boyfriend called this beautiful cat vest to my attention when we were out thrift shopping together.  He didn't know what to think when I actually bought it, and wore it as soon as possible.Outfit Cost:Vest: $1Shorts: $2Boots: $8Purse: $2.50To...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Aug 14, 2013

Sarah's Thrifty Fashion #13

Last Saturday, Will and I got dressed up to go to my High School Reunion party at Fjord's Oyster House.  This bridge was almost impossible to take pictures at, because there were so many people trying to cross it.  But we somehow managed, w...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Aug 10, 2013

Thrifty Fashion Guest Post: Will Crooks

For men it is often times difficult to find much when thrift shopping especially if you don’t live in one of the more fashion forward cities. Most guys often think building a nice wardrobe with quality pieces is beyond their reach financially. Howe...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Aug 6, 2013

Sarah's Thrifty Fashion #12

 How can I not have fun in this outfit?I absolutely LOVE cotton floral print dresses!! I believe they are my biggest fashion staple. My fashion has changed a lot over the years, but my love of floral print dresses has been forever constant (or a...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Aug 2, 2013

Sarah's Thrifty Fashion #11- Bele Chere Festival!

Asheville, NC is one of my all time favorite places to travel to. This weekend was their Bele Chere Festival, which was apparently the biggest festival in the South East.  I believe it! There were SO many people there, Will and I could  bar...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Jul 29, 2013

Sarah's Thrifty Fashion #10

Curious how much I spent on this outfit?Sunglasses: GiftHair Clip: $1 at Anderson Flea MarketShirt: $4 at GoodwillShorts: $3 at SOS Thrift StoreBelt: $1 At GoodwillPurse: ~$4 at Charlotte Flea MarketShoes: $5 At GoodwillTotal: $18!Fun fashion doesn't...
by Sarah's Art Daily on Jul 24, 2013


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