Archive for January, 2015

5 OUTFITS UNDER $20

Let me start by saying I loooove fashion but I am too frugal. So, I may have a problem with Thrift stores. I try to go to the YWCA or DAV Thrift. Stores that support local causes and are direct about where their funds are going. I also take my donations there. One in one out is what I shoot for.

In the following pics are some of my finds for all Season’s. Please be aware I did not include cost of shoes or all accessories in my equation on every outfit. I will try to do that next time 🙂

I hope this inspires others to mix in thrifty goods with new. Saving money and the planet are just a couple of the benefits! Send me pics of your steals in email below I would love to see them you can also send to FB here!

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Haute-Ingenue-for-Felicitations-LLC/201005246619065?ref=bookmarks

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  • sweater $6
  • dress H&M new $7
  • legging target clearance $6
  • booties $6
  • clutch $1
  • necklace $1
  • = $27

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$20 version

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  • sweater Dressbarn clearance $10
  • tank Target clearance $4
  • skirt $3
  • shoes $3
  • necklace and belt were my grandma’s!
  • = $20

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  • tank from above $4
  • blouse $3
  • shorts $2
  • sunglasses $1
  • = $10

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  • tank $1
  • skirt $3
  • wallet $4
  • sunglasses $3
  • = $11
  • necklaces and belt were granny’s!
  • Gladiator sandals discount RUE 21 $19.99

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  • $7.50 Dollar General Maxi Buy one @ $10 get 1 half off
  •  shirt $3
  •  tank $2
  • gold metallic wedge $6= $18.50

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Messenger Bag for Guys and Gals

540583_270597526362137_1103560705_n477416_270587189696504_65012312_o556285_270599863028570_1911407241_nThe Unisex Messenger Bag inspired by early 1900’s newsies newsboys  For both Men and women, it is modernized with a herringbone pattern, interior side panel cellphone pockets and 3 compartments. The center panel has a zipper closure for tablet or notebook water-proof lining, in my case spilled coffee protection!

460600_267555476666342_779999302_o460600_267555473333009_1567627786_o Extra strong adjustable strap takes the bag from shoulder to hip for best comfort. The Nylon and D rings have proven to very strong I often carry around 30lbs.

The final result was very clean and so versatile! 460600_267555469999676_514581646_o

 

 

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