04/24

Dipped Mercury Glass Mason Jars DIY

  Do you know what happens when you are addicted to Pinterest?  You spray paint stuff.  Paint all the glass!! Ball was kind enough to come out with two nostalgic glass colors, green and blue!  But that is fun enough, so I decided to try my hand at the Mercury Glass craze!  DO NOT paint […]

View Full Post
04/18

Happy Easter!

Just a friendly little reminder to look for holiday decor at your local thrift store.  All of those unused plastic eggs have to go somewhere right?  Avoid over-paying though, remember that you can pick up a bag at the dollar store. I love the look of these eggs but they can be pretty expensive.  I collect […]

View Full Post
04/15

Grocery Store Flowers and Hunted Antlers

    I believe that flowers are an affordable luxury.  You just have to know where to find them.   When I go grocery shopping I always go to the back where they have the marked down flowers.  Of course you have to make sure they still have some life in them.  I seem to […]

View Full Post
04/08

Thrifting Norwegian Style

 You can see my entire Norwegian adventure on Instagram.  Follow me here: http://instagram.com/thriftdee  Big Hair runs in the family. I’m so lucky to have family in Norway!  I went to visit my cousin/bff/former college roomate Lisa and her beautiful family over Spring Break.  She took me on many adventures through Norway and of course we had […]

View Full Post
02/14

Valentine’s Day

  Nothin’ says loving like coming to bed dressed like a doll with a bonnet on your head.  I picked up these vintage baby doll pajamas from Goodwill the other day on a little shopping excursion with my favorite intern.    I had visions of Betty Draper ala Mad Men dancing in my head. Then […]

View Full Post
02/13

I need some Spring already.

Since I can’t take this gray weather for one more minute, I thought I would trick myself into believing that Spring is right around the corner.  I live in Colorado so basically we don’t have Spring until mid May if we are lucky. Look in the back of your grocery store for the marked down […]

View Full Post
02/12

You know…The Doily Dilemma

So here’s my thing with doilies.  I don’t really like them.  Case in point, every time we have some sort of event at my house my mother-in-law says, “Do you have any doilies? I think it makes things look nicer.” Then I say, “No, I don’t really like doilies.” Now fast forward to the next […]

View Full Post
01/28

WWIW

This is my “My hair is so big that I can’t hold my head up” photo. Blazer is H&M Thrifted from Unique Thrift Shirt Ralph Lauren  Thrifted from Goodwill (Altered by ME!) Old Navy Skinny Boyfriend Jeans Mens Brogues Thrifted from Goodwill (Some Italian Brand) I love this shirt but it started out with a […]

View Full Post
01/09

Polar Vortex Gotcha Down?

  Are you freezing right about now?  Wondering where to go for affordable blizzard gear?  Do I have the place for you! Goodwill!!  They are heated and FULL of affordable freezing weather attire!  I found all of these items during the year, but the big score was the red parka yesterday!  I have plenty of […]

View Full Post
View More Posts