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My name is Gaetana Parris fashion designer, business owner and blogger. I have a passion for all things fashion and design related. I started my blog back in 2007 and over time is have evolved to not only about fashion, trends, design but the love for my business, reading and planning. So sit back and enjoy.

From Fashionista to Recessionista

Fashion & StylePosted by Gaetana Thursday, March 12 2009 11:07AM

Now we all know how the economy has taken a slump and we're currently in a recession. All of you fashionistas who are currently haven't a hard time copping and don't know what to do. Here's some tips to turn from a fashionista to a recessionista in no time.

Tip #1: Spring Cleaning

Go through your closet and instead of getting rid of everything you don't wear think twice about them. Ask yourself why is the reason you don't incorporate them in your daily wardrobe and what can you buy that is affordable to go with it.

Tip #2: After looking at what you have then you can figure out what you need.

If you went through you closet and decided there are something you can just live without. Throw them in a box and have you friends go through them or donate them to a local church. Someone else's junk is someone else fashion find.

Tip #3: Know any aspiring fashion designer?

Support them by being their muse. It's great way to get tons of unique and beautiful clothes and at a discount too.

Tip #4: Raiding your grandmother's closet

Raiding your grandmother's closet is one of the best places to find vintage clothes that never go out of style.

Tip #5: Scur the thrift stores

Shopping in thrift stores are back in and it's a great way to find hidden treasures too. It's a great place to find funky shoes, boho purses, and unique jewelry.

Tip #6: Purchasing crucial pieces

Pieces like beaded belts, crocheted hats and jumbo bags are what take a outfit from plain Jane to standing out. Purchasing key pieces can make an outfit without breaking the bank.

Tip #7: Having a vision and don't know where to find it

Now this happens to everyone, having a particular piece in mind but can't find it anywhere. is home to some of best hidden treasuries, simply put in their search engine what your looking for and hundreds of search results will pop up. Guranteed to find exactly what your searching for.

Follow these tips and your guaranteed to turn from a fashionista to recessionista in no time.

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