Author: Temica Gross

My Goodwill Finds: Fall Fashion Staples

It’s my favorite time of the year! At last, the autumn equinox is looming on the horizon and cooler temperatures are in our near future. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not trying to rush summer’s end but I’m longing to feel the crisp morning air, hearing dried leaves crackling under my feet and sipping warm pumpkin spice lattes. However, with the upcoming season change comes a wardrobe switch and in this post, I’m going to share with you a few of my favorite fall fashion staples that will be making their way out of my storage bins and into my closet.

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DIY: Faux Terra Cotta Vase

Have you ever found yourself scrolling through social media for what should have been just a few minutes but ultimately turned into an hour or even more? Well, that’s exactly what happened to me when I stumbled upon a TikTok video showing the ease and affordability of creating faux terra cotta pots and vases using inexpensive glass vases and common art supplies.

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One Shirt, Three Looks, Five Dollars!

Not wanting to store hop any longer, I decided to do what any experienced thrifter would do – I began to shop the other sections of the store! After spending less than 10 minutes in the men’s section, I lucked up and found a pastel-colored gingham oxford shirt for $4.99! This shirt would look great as-is on my husband but I wanted it for myself. Now I know what you may be thinking, how will an oxford shirt turn into a wrapped skirt?

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