After playing phone tag for weeks, I finally caught up with Kel--my best friend since junior high and fellow thrift-a-holic. When we got off the phone, I spent awhile stalking her every move via various social networks (her blog and Chictopia) and, finally, her Etsy.
Long story short, 2 hours later, I have an Etsy wishlist that is quickly growing, including these pieces:
Looks like I have an Anthropologie-esque story going--pretty and soft fur and patent shoes, mixed with rough, beaten up boots for the occasional romantic hillside hikes... reasonble, no? It's actually a lot like the forecasts for next fall [another problem with being in retail--I'm always looking for the season that's 9 months away instead of now]. Thoughts? What are your favorites?
I've been thinking a lot about an idea I've had in the past--which is probably not appropriate given the obesity rate in America--but a store devoted to petites.. like me. Maybe I can start in the vintage/used clothing/accessories world.. Hm..