The Art of Thrifting

The Art of Thrifting

Thrifting, much like shaving, war or manliness, is a delicate art form, and we’ve got it down to an imprecise science. Sure, we’ve written about thrifting extensively before, but a seasoned thrifter knows to constantly update her tactical manual; being in the thrifting trenches is a learning process. We’re constantly modifying and evolving our thrift […]

Forever21’s Magic Mirrors: Sorry You Really Don’t Look Hot in That Sequined Mini Skirt

A Very Sad Fact: Forever21 (and other stores) trick you into thinking you look hotter in their clothes than you actually do. How do they do this? Through the clever use of tilted mirrors, which tilt towards you at the bottom and gradually tilt away from you at the top. This trick makes you appear […]

The Unique Valentines Day: Food, Date, and Gift Ideas

Valentine's Day Couple

I hate cliche, especially when it comes to holidays laden with expectation. So, when it comes to Valentine’s Day, I’m always on the lookout for ways to celebrate without feeling like I’ve been splattered with Hallmark and entranced in to a consumer zombie by set menus and boxes of overpriced chocolate. Here are some great ideas […]