ThredUp and OOTD

As the season is about to change I have started clearing out some of my kids winter clothes that I know they are about to outgrow and won’t fit them next year. I usually take the pieces that are still in good condition to the consignment shop but a few months ago I came across a company called ThredUp. They are an online children’s clothing consignment shop. I was thrilled that I would not have to drag heavy bags to my local consignment shop anymore, but instead pop them in to the large bag that you order from ThredUp which includes a pre-paid shipping label! Genius! I go online to USPS, schedule a pick up and leave it on my front porch. I have found that a bag will hold roughly 35 items of clothing. If you order something from ThredUp’s web site you will get your clean out bag for free, if not you pay a $4.95 fee that is REFUNDED to you once you send the bag back full of clothes. Usually when I check in with my local consignment shop my average payoff is around $10…..my last payoff at ThredUp for 1 bag was $30! I suggest you guys check it out. You can find them here. Happy shopping!

Here are a few items currently for sale on http://www.thredup.com

They recently started accepting junior sized clothing and will soon be accepting women’s clothing – YAY!

This is my personal opinion and I am not being paid for this post – in fact ThredUp has no idea I am even writing about them 🙂

Now on to my ootd:

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This is not today’s ootd but it is the ootd that I have chosen to post as today I am sitting in a sweatshirt with my children’s elementary school logo on it and a pair of velour Juicy Couture sweatpants in a completely contrasting color…..no, I didn’t think you’d want to see that either ; }

So anyway……

Tank – New Look (in the UK) – Similar here on sale

Jacket – Sears (Similar here on sale)

Skinny Jeans – LOFT (Similar here)

Heels – Charlotte Russe (Similar here on sale for $9.99!!)

Some more similar and fabulous items:

 

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What a cutie!

Nothing specific to share today, it’s been a long blah kind of day…..
My beautiful children always manage to cheer me up but as soon as I put them to bed I felt a little glum again. That is until I saw this pic of my best friends baby. They live in England and I took this pic when I was home for a visit in October. How cute is little miss Elsa!!

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More Pinterest PickS & OOTD

I absolutely love this idea. There are some practical, run of the mill tips, but also some great new ones that I plan to implement. Definitely worth checking out. Find the article here.

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Love this outfit.

Similar tank here.

Similar cardigan here – On sale and ships for free

Similar jeans here – On sale for $19.99!

Similar scarf here

Similar belt here – Ralph Lauren on SALE!

Similar flats here – Steve Madden on sale and free shipping!

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This dress is on my personal wish list for the summer!

Found a similar one here on sale for $32 reduced from $120!

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Yum!! Find this recipe and more like it here.

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LOVE this outfit for Spring!

Similar tee here.

Similar shorts here

Similar bag here

Similar shoes here on sale

Similar hairband here on sale

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My outfit of the day –

Tee – TJ Maxx (Similar here free shipping)

Cardigan – American Eagle (Similar here on sale for $14.99!)

Skinny Jeans – Target (Similar here on sale)

Flats – American Eagle (Similar here on sale)

Necklace – Claires

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OOTD 2/10/13

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Tee – Gap (Similar here free shipping)

Cardigan – Target (Similar here J. Crew on sale)

Necklace – Charlotte Russe

Skinny Jeans – Target (Similar here Diesel on sale)

Flats – Charlotte Russe (Similar here Sam Edelman on sale)

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