Thrifting & Vintage

Urban Bush Babe: Isadora Mendez

Urban Bush Babe: Isadora Mendez

Tell us your name and where you are from?  My name is Isadora Mendez. I am the youngest of three girls, the only one who was named by my mother. She named me after Isadora Duncan who is known for creating/popularizing modern dance though I’m not much of a dancer (I’m aight….I got the ill(…)

When Did Your Love for Vintage & Thrifting Begin?

When Did Your Love for Vintage & Thrifting Begin?

My story of when I fell in love with vintage and thrifting began as a little girl. My mom has a sister who lives in Long Island (my aunt) and every weekend we went to visit her. During those weekends my mom would take me to yard sales, and this is where the love affair(…)

Style: Vintage & Thrifted DIY Shirt

Style: Vintage & Thrifted DIY Shirt

I bought this old vintage shirt from  a thrift store in the city for $7. I cut huge holes in the side for an edgier look, which is also great for those hot summer days. I put a bandeau underneath mine but if your risque you can wear it without one ;). You can also(…)

Tips to Thrift and Vintage Shopping: How to find the Good Stuff!

Tips to Thrift and Vintage Shopping: How to find the Good Stuff!

Click Read More/ Comment for more pictures. Ever walk into a thrift or vintage store only to see people leaving with massive bags of thrifting finds? Then wonder why you leave the store empty handed? Ever notice if you frequent a vintage or thrift store certain days are more crowded than others? People this is(…)

Eyeglasses: How to Find your Perfect Frame

Eyeglasses: How to Find your Perfect Frame

Following up from yesterday’s post of inspirational pictures of fly vintage eyeglasses rocked by even flyer women in the “Eye of the Beholder”. Here are some tips as promised on finding the best, enhancing most flattering frame for the shape and features of your face. Shape of my face…what? No idea what the shape of(…)

Style: Vintage & Thrifted Guatemalan Ikat Pants

Style: Vintage & Thrifted Guatemalan Ikat Pants

Click on read more and comment to see another pic I’m wearing Guatemalan Ikat Harem pants from the 80s era that I thrifted for $30. I paired it with a grey crop top from Forever 21 for $7.90. My hair is in a faux hawk.  

In the Eye of the Beholder

In the Eye of the Beholder

Pictures via Le Coil and Fuck Yeah Curls. Click Read More+Comment for additional photos: Through my style posts I have not hidden the fact of my slight obsession with eye glasses especially vintage. Glasses can be a great way to transform even a basic or minimalistic look. If you have no idea of a style(…)

Style: Lindsey Caldwell

Style: Lindsey Caldwell

(Read More/Comment for more pictures) Meet the beautiful Lindsey Cadwell, a DJ and singer who has an eye for basic streamline clothing with effortless touches of shapes. Get to know her even more as one of my favorite sites StyleLikeU.com, (where you can view video and more pictures) delves into the closet of this simplistic(…)