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Savers Closet Remix

savers arizonaOne of my favorite things to do in the new year is a good closet sweep.  Believe it or not I actually enjoy cleaning out my closet and getting rid of things. I will admit, sometimes it is difficult to part form some items, but in the end you will be thankful you haven’t kept that unworn blouse you “may wear someday.”  Plus it makes room for the new items I have been swooning.

Here are some helpful questions I ask myself when cleaning out my closet:
“Have I worn this in a year?”
“Is this something a woman in their 30’s would wear?”
“What would I wear this to?” -and give yourself 30 seconds
“How many times would I wear this in a year?”

Since I was in a teenager I have donated and shopped at Savers. If you have read my blog you know Savers is my all time favorite thrift store.  By donating with Savers you are not only recycling unused goods, but you are helping preserve the landfills of America.  Savers/Value Village  actually keeps 650 million lbs of reusable items out of landfills annually.  It is a great feeling to drop off the old items and an added bonus you can recycle them to people who need them.

Thrift stores are meant to be a treasure hunt so I don’t always purchase items after donating, but in the new year I like to grab a few key pieces to intermix into my wardrobe.  I wanted to show you all how easy it is to not only pick up thrifted items, but then incorporate them into your already fabulous wardrobe.   Below are some looks I put together from “new to me” items I purchased on my recent  Savers trips.

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Top-Savers, Dress-Savers, Shoes-Vince,  Sunnies-Sunglass Spot, Clutch-Vintage Gucci

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Jacket-Forever 21, Patches-Savers (I took these patches to a tailor and had them sew them onto my jacket for an updated look, Shirt-Savers, Jeans-Rag & Bone, Shoes-Adidas

saversSilk Blouse-Savers,  Jeans-Levis via Savers (I actually took out the hem in these jeans for an updated exposed hem look, Bag-YSL, Shoes-Dior,  Sunnies- Ray Ban

savers thrift arizona Dress-Forever 21, Shoes-AGL, Silk Scarf-Savers, Purse-Dooney & Bourke via Savers, Vest-Levis via Savers

savers of arizona Hat-Forever 21, Dress- Savers, Vest-Savers, Sunnies-Forever 21, Boots-Walmart, Socks-Hunter

savers thrift Velvet Turtleneck-Savers, Dress-Nordstrom, Shoes-Steve Madden, Purse-Ralph Lauren via Savers, Sunglasses-Forever 21

savers az
Blouse-Nordstrom, Blazer-Savers, Shorts-Target, Shoes-Zara, Bag-Liz Claiborne via Savers

savers arizona
Shirt-Nordstrom, Jumper-Savers, Shoes-Vince, Bag-French Connection, Sunnies-Forever 21

I hope these looks inspire you to check out your local Savers next time you are looking for an affordable way to remix your closet.

<3

Amy

Tanque Verde Ranch-Part 2

One of my favorite activities we did at the Tanque Verde Ranch was the Breakfast Ride.  The ride will take you through the beautiful rolling hills of the desert as you make your way to the Old Homestead.
Upon reaching the destination, indulge in a freshly cooked breakfast prepared right in front of you. The famous blueberry pancakes were definitely a highlight. If pancakes aren’t your thing (I am concerned) they have delicious ranch style eggs, bacon and fresh juice.  It was a great halfway break to refuel and head back on the trail.

IMG_7073 IMG_7080 IMG_7083 IMG_7087 IMG_7081TVR is running an all inclusive Spring Break Special in the next few weeks that is the perfect getaway for couples as well as families.  I really love the all-inclusive option because it allow each guest to fully experience life at the ranch.  There is something about dining with the other guests and getting to know where each person is from that creates a lasting cultural dynamic to each person’s experience.  If anyone has any specific questions regarding our stay and experience as always feel free to email me.  I have one more post to share with you guys from our stay that will be popping up later this week. Wishing you a blessed day!

Amy Black

PinkBlush Boutique

Hey babes!

Super excited to share with you a new online boutique called PinkBlush that I have been working with that has some awesome, fashionable pieces that are ridiculously affordable. I immediately fell in love with this bell sleeved black little number, I look forward to pairing this dress with high boots in the fall and winter! (maybe even with tights)

*FYI*   —-   The best part about this online boutique is that they actually offer a fashionable maternity line with some of the same patterns and styles! I know from girlfriends who have been pregnant that it can be a challenge to find cute, fashionable maternity dresses.  Perfect for all you mamas!!!

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xoxo,
AVC

Gingham

I am loving all the Gingham popping up all over. I have been watching some pieces online, but came across this Gingham beauty at my local Savers. Dresses are perfect for AZ Summers, anything light and breezy! :) I also paired it on Instagram with a tie here!

AVC 2015 (75) AVC 2015 (69) Dress-Savers, Shoes-Vince, Clutch-c/o Tom Horn, Sunnies-Ray Ban

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xoxo,
AVC

 

The Glam App

Last week I attended a party for The Glam App. The Glam App is beauty on demand. With the push of a button, The Glam App delivers beauty experts
to your front door. Offering services that range from a blow dry, to make up applications, or just a simple polish change there’s no need to leave your house, when we bring the salon to you. I mean, does it get ANY easier to get ready!?

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AVC

 

 

*pics by Audree