Posts Tagged 'Shopping'

Style Recycled: My $20 Thrift Store Shopping Extravaganza

Mon, Jul, 2012  Posted by sherrell  No Comments »
Style Recycled: My $20 Thrift Store Shopping Extravaganza Me and my ladies at an in-store fashion event. My blue dress was a $10 find from a thrift store in Vancouver, BC. Now that I’m back in NYC I’ve found a haven of style amongst my most fashionable friends who know how to shop on a bargain. I thought that I was pretty good at picking out great thrift store items, but these ladies bust down vintage deals like no other. Twenty dollar Gucci bags? A cinch! Diane Von Ferstenburg rap dress found on resale for $5? A typical afternoon. At least these things were completely possible for them on a weekly basis. So it was a true surprise when I was able to join the team and also embark on my first discounted thrift store shopping spree last Wednesday. After getting 50 percent off already low prices...

Vixen of the Week: Sheena Neal – Curly Top Vintage

Mon, Feb, 2012  Posted by sherrell  No Comments »
Vixen of the Week: Sheena Neal - Curly Top Vintage During Fashion Week in NYC I had the pleasure of attending the Texture Media runway show featuring tons of kinky, curly beauties and lots of brands made specifically for textured hair. Throughout the mingling and mixing, wine and delicious appetizers, I ran into Sheena Neal of Curly Top Vintage Shop; a fabulous and fly aficionado of vintage attire that took the old, made it new and fierce again. So you know I had to invite the queen of recycled style to the OBV Vixen of the Week series and get the skinny on what inspires her. Check out her interview below:   What do you love most about what you do?  I love providing people with one-of-a-kind vintage clothing and accessories. I believe that fashion is about using clothing to express...