Currently Craving: Vintage Graphic T-Shirts

Y’all… vintage graphic tees have me in a chokehold. A heavy one. If I had my way, I would wear one every single day. Where did my love affair start? My guess is ThriftCon 2021. After purchasing the ultimate grail Dale Earnhardt, Sr. tee, I’ve been on the hunt for all forms of the worn […]

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I Thrifted a 2000’s-Era Gucci Crystal GG Monogram Joy Shoulder Bag for $150!

Picture this: You’re in the checkout line at one of your tried-and-true thrift shops. You’ve collected quite the variety of business-cas pants, work blouses and accessories. As you wait, you skim the inventory that the staff has stocked behind the counter. A few pieces catch your attention – a Coach monogram umbrella holds you captive; […]

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Esmesha’s Life: Secured the Bag at Thrift Con 2022 at NRG Center Hall

This weekend, Thrift Con 2022 descended upon The Space City. My sister and I did attend the event last year as well – read more about our first experience here! Yet, this year’s version introduced more product versatility, more vintage tees and more people. You must have a goal when shopping Thrift Con. You have […]

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Esmesha’s Life: Vintage Hunting at Thrift Con at NRG Center Hall

This weekend, I had the pleasure of attending ThriftCon here in Houston! Talk about an experience. The sights, the vibes, the feels… it was epic. For those of you who are not familiar with ThriftCon, let me fill you in. ThriftCon is an annual thrift and vintage vendor convention that takes place in various cities […]

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The Art of Frugality: A Deeper Look into Why I Stan for All Things Thrifted

Thrifting is in my blood. As a matter of fact, my first thrift trip took place while I was in middle school. My late grandmother, Essie Lee Campbell, is the sole reason why I have blossomed into the expert thrifter I am today. No matter the occasion, my grandmother was a firm believer in maintaining […]

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