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Find your personal style. Fashion enthusiasts and style experts are all advocates of this mantra. Just as two women are not the same, no two styles should be either. Style, much like a woman’s character, can be easily developed. It’s how one introduces personality and individuality into your own...

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This week’s thrift haul included an Eliza J dress for $7.99. This name brand retails in the range of $120 to $250. On the hunt for cute clothing to wear at my family’s cottage this summer, I scored with this find! Another garment I found was an Old Navy...

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Spring has sprung, so naturally I needed to find some fun thrift fashions for this refreshing weather. On the hunt for cute tops, I discovered a birdie print Target tee ($3.99) at Cicero Thrifty Shopper. I also found a striped halter ($4.99) that would go beautifully with a midi...

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I love wearing different prints, especially animal prints. When I find fashions with print seahorses, birds or puppies, I’m all over that article of clothing! During this week’s thrift haul, I fell in love with a lightweight dog printed sweater. But that was just one of my lovely spring...

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When the time comes, I will say farewell (for the season) to my most valuable winter clothing. However, I am always cold so I admit I am reluctant to put these workhorses in storage. These little numbers, some of which are Binghamton Thrifty Shopper finds, have done just the...

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With signs of spring, my eye is drifting toward lighter wear (even if it isn’t quite time yet). While browsing through the Cicero Thrifty Shopper, I found some great spring finds. My favorite finds were a floral Kohl’s blouse and an Old Navy athletic half-zip new with tags! Quality...

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Dresses were the theme of this week’s thrift haul. Visiting the Cicero Thrifty Shopper, I could not believe how many amazing dresses I found! Let’s start with my fancy, new little black dresses: a Macy’s find with original tags and an Ann Taylor LBD. You can never have too...

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My rule of thumb post-personal finance epiphany: wait for a sale to buy casual clothing at the thrift store. I try to only pay full price when investing in key pieces for office attire. Investing in higher end work wear is when the savings are most significant. However, being...

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Necklaces were on my thrift list this week. After realizing I was rotating the same necklaces into my wardrobe, I decided to expand my collection. On a trip to the North Syracuse Thrifty Shopper, I stopped to check out the jewelry section. I was so happy I looked because...

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The major gift-giving holidays are now behind us. Traveling is next on my calendar, which means I’m still searching Thrifty Shoppers for gifts. Hostess gifts, that is. When visiting out-of-state friends, I like to bring a little part of Syracuse with me to share. Of course, I don’t want...

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Warm clothing finds are needed for these chilly months. After visiting the Cicero Thrifty Shopper, I have new elements to add to my warm winter wardrobe. A chunky H&M cardigan marked $6.99 is great for when I need a pop of color in my outfit. I found two pairs...

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Did you know there is usually a section in Thrifty Shopper where you can find fabric? Upon my recent visit to the Cicero Thrifty Shopper, I found this beautiful fabric for only $0.99! I’m planning to make a skirt using this pattern. I also found this cute snowman tablecloth...

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