My Very Colorful Yet Affordable Caribbean Island Style

I do not believe in spending loads of money for warm weather clothes. Something about the fact that there’s minimal fabric means that the prices should also be minimal. Haha! Seriously – much of my warm weather clothing has been thrifted, repurposed, or purchased at extremely low prices.

I’m sharing some of my inexpensive Caribbean outfits, that also reflect the colorful, relaxed vibes of the islands, mon! Shopping info is included…

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Thoughts on the April 2017 Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show

The Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show is held three times a year: February, April, and October. This is THE place to shop for vintage clothes and accessories. There are upwards of 80 vendors and, between all of them, there is no shortage of any piece of clothing you could possibly be in search of. From athletic to forma, renaissance era to modern – all areas are covered across a variety of price points. That said, going to the shows is always an experience.

Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show April 2017

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The Only Way to Wear Long Flared Jeans When Youre Tall

As opposed to cropped flares, long flared jeans can be tricky to incorporate into your wardrobe when you’re tall. For starters, they (like every other pair of jeans) are not easy to find in long lengths. To add, they are hard to disguise when they’re too short. Unlike skinny jeans, for example, you can’t easily tuck them in your boots, roll them up, or wear them short because they would look wonky.

For that reason, I have one hard and fast rule for wearing long flares…

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