Life as a Thrift Store

One of my earlier memories involves me in a thrift store, I’m in a horrible mood, and I don’t want to be there. “Everything is so gross” I’m thinking to myself, carefully picking out the oldest, most pilly shirt in the store to justify my thoughts. I kept thinking of the  crisp, brand new, pink…

More is More is More is…

Scenario: It’s late, nighttime, what some would call early morning. I have watched every makeup challenge video on YouTube. A new video pops up: “My Minimalist Wardrobe”. “I can get into this” I think to myself. Behind me is a wardrobe overflowing with clothes dating back to sixth grade, a cold sweat rushes over me….

Styling a Vintage Shift Dress

There’s something about vintage clothes I can’t resist. Maybe I spend a little too much time romanticizing clothing, but I love the thought that someone else once enjoyed the same piece I own today. Not to mention, vintage clothing is often built tougher and lasts much longer (sounds like I’m trying to sell you a…

In Trend-Animal Prints

Although you may have tossed your leopard print belt circa 2005, animal prints are making a comeback, in a different way. Instead of the outdated style of covering whole articles of clothing in one animal print, clothing companies are celebrating the animals themselves through embroidery and patches. This fun trend has made its appearance more…

OOTD: Styling Overalls

Overalls can either go two ways, a preschooler or a preschool teacher. So, of course the only option is to combine the two stereotypes and make the tackiest outfit of all. I use the word tacky too often, and in the wrong context, but this isn’t English class, so let’s talk about clothes. An Overview…

Welcome to Unamused Apparel

Looks like I’ve been pretty absent from Thrifts and Prints, apparently school works on their time and not mine…so rude. Before I go on let’s get onto what i’m really here to talk about. Today, I bring to you, a super cool super new clothing line (from a very bias source), Unamused Apparel. My twin…

Mom Jeans

A Step By Step Guide To Crafting Your Very Own Mom Jeans Step one: Purchase a pair of high waisted, straight leg, mom jeans. A fantastic place to look is your local thrift store Step two: Try the jeans on, make sure they have just the right mix of bagginess and fit around the waist….

Create Yours

Shoes: Ego Boots Official Skirt: Handmade Top: Handmade (That’s no secret though)          

If The Shoe Fits

Need some help putting your best foot forward this school year? Here are some of my shoe favorites I collected over the summer. Shoe Left: ASOS, Purchased at Grime Clothing Shoe Right: H&M Other option  Metallics are a perfect way to make a simple outfit interesting. Both these shoes have a small heel which I personally…

Nightlife + OOTD

Photography  This summer I fell in love with photography more than I ever have before. It’s funny how our passions, hobbies, or whatever you want to call it, accidentally end up in our lives. I began my Instagram account, which I’d call my main photography platform, in my freshman year of high school. I really…