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Shopping Secondhand Online

Shopping Secondhand Online

I recently read an article about liketwice.com and decided to give it a try. I love shopping at thrift, consignment and secondhand shops, and have been looking for an online option for some time. Most of the online secondhand stores I’ve looked at use the eBay model, with individuals selecting, posting and shipping their items.

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Summer, Ginger Rogers Style

Summer, Ginger Rogers Style

Ginger Rogers 1941

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Geek + Chic: R2D2 Makeup

Geek + Chic: R2D2 Makeup

Amazing R2D2 makeup look

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Blue Disco Pants

Blue Disco Pants

This photo was taken by my friend Stanley Morgan. Once in awhile, we get together and collaborate on a shoot.

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My First (and only) Clothing Line, circa 1999

My First (and only) Clothing Line, circa 1999

In 1999, I decided it would be a good idea to design and create 40 garments in 30 days for a fashion show. Looking back on it, it was one of the most disastrous yet fulfilling things I’ve ever done creatively.

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The “Skater Skirt”

The “Skater Skirt”

More black. Maybe I wear it more often than I think. This is my favorite skirt…

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Fashion = Magic

Fashion = Magic

So I felt like I was posting a lot of neutrals, and I wanted to add one of my more colorful outfits. I wear a lot of color these days, which I decided to do deliberately after years of black/brown/navy/white. Wearing bright colors always puts me in a good mood.

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Stripes and a Pussy Bow

Stripes and a Pussy Bow

I wore this to see the Pennsylvania Ballet. At first I thought the puff sleeves made my shoulders look a little too wide…

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Modern Victorian

Modern Victorian

This is one of my favorite blouses. I got it from Vintage Archives on Etsy. I had to have it because of the high, ruffled neckline and the coil pattern…

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One Gray Sweater Dress Two Ways

One Gray Sweater Dress Two Ways

These two ways aren’t dramatically different, but…

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