Video Post: Mix-Match Your Closet Today!


the effing life, my new blog

Thank you so much to everyone that has followed my blog, read my posts, shared feedback and supported my little personal challenge through the course of 2013!  I learned a lot about myself and my personal style including:

  • minimizing my wardrobe and my spending, but increasing my overall fashion creativity
  • finding smart, thrifty ways to update my wardrobe including swapping, consignment and trading in for resale
  • that some things I like will probably never change, but as long as I feel confident wearing them, that’s all that matters!

I hope you enjoyed following my posts throughout the year and that you’ll continue with me on my broader life journey on my new blog:!

In addition to fashion, I’ll also be posting about food, fun, advice on friends and family and my ongoing quest for financial freedom!

It’s been a pleasure; please keep in touch!


A Year in Review: Top 20 Favorite Outfits!

Doing this blog over the course of 2013 has been so much fun!  I’ve also learned tons about myself and my own personal style.  Looking back at all the pictures from the past year, I can see an evolution and an even bigger love of fashion than when I first started.  Interestingly enough, many of the pieces in my favorite outfits are no longer in my closet, which goes to show you how you really don’t need much at all to keep in style, as long as you can keep your creativity up!

My favorite 20 outfits from this past year!

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