Ootd:  Mama’s got a new baby

Yes, the birth of my children was great, but getting this sweet ass MBMJ bad for under $150 (Nordstrom Rack, org. $550) is really almost as good.  And I don’t need to feed or diaper the bag….  

Ootd:  Dankeschön Nordstrom Rack! 

While avoiding my parenting and household duties this past weekend, I went to Nordstrom Rack for Clear the Rack (25% off all clearance items!)  After flipping through tons of crappy poly blouses and indescribably ugly sweaters, I found…. a size 8 Marc Jacobs silk dress $1200 marked down to $200 and possibly– dare I hope?– on clearance.  The…

Selling, buying, and rage at Thredup.com

As you may have gathered, I like to shop.  A lot.  Which means I end up with some things that don’t quite fit, that I wear once and am like, meh.  Not feeling it.  Most of these notquiteright items are new / nearly new and nice enough brands that I don’t want to just chuck them in…

Buy boots in May? Hell yea.

  Buying off-season is one of the best ways to get good stuff for a fraction of full retail price. This time of year, any remaining boots, sweaters, coats, etc that are still lingering in stores are at firesale prices.  Case in point:  4.Collective sweater dress from NM LastCall picked up this weekend.  It’s thick…

Outlet mall trickery / treats

Nothing fills my heart with joy like finding a buried Marc Jacobs dress, in my size, at 80% off (sorry kids, you’re number two on mommy’s joy list, well, top ten at least).  There are great online options but sometimes a girl just want to go pet the clothes.  Outlet locations are great for finding a fashion…