Guest Post: Tips and Tricks for Second Hand Shopping

When Larissa asked me whether I would like to guest post on her blog about second hand shopping, I jumped at the opportunity. At my blog Almost Stylish I share loads of outfits with plenty of second hand clothes (besides vegan recipes, DIYs and photos of my cats). Not only is it a great way to buy clothes for little money but it also makes you buy clothes you wouldn’t have had in a ‘normal’ store (and it is much…

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Classics (blue Jeans and white Blouse)

Let’s talk about classics. What is the one outfit you can really wear every single day? No matter if Winter or Summer, no matter if you are slim or not, no matter what trends are in vogue!? I guess it is a blue jeans with a white shirt. There are million ways how to style a blue jeans with a white top and there are a million versions of blue jeans and another million versions of white shirts. So here…

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My Purchases (March and April 2016)

Those of you who follow my blog since a while already know about the “my purchases” posts. I do these posts to critcally analyze my behaviour as a consumer and to try to get better in how, where and what I shop (clothes and shoes only!). You can find my Janury and February 2016 purchases post HERE and when you search for “purchases” you can find all the other ones. So in the beginning these posts have been to make…

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Turquoise

Isn’t turquoise the perfect color for Summer? What do you think? I never wear this color – except on really hot Summer days spent on the beach or at the lake 🙂 This is why I have ONE top in turquoise which I wear once or twice a year (since five years or more ;)). Here I paired the top with my super comfy sweat shorts from ZARA (I bought them back in 2010 in Paris…) and a light second…

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More from the thrift shop

So here I am wearing some of my latest purchases… from the next door thrift shop where I went the other day 🙂 Both the jacket/blazer/vest (how would you call this thing?) and the jeans are second hand and I really love both pieces. I got them for 2euro each and I am pretty much amazed but the price and the pieces! My tote bag is actually from Cork in Ireland and its new in my huge tote bag collection.…

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