Category: Thrifty threads

Get the look for less: Paris Fashion Week outfits

Oh my, what a whirlwind Paris Fashion Week was! From the spaceship launch runway hosted by Chanel to those Balenciaga skirts inspired by rubber car mats (yes, seriously), there are so many moments for the fashionista to mull over. But if you’re anything like us, what you are really interested in, was what the celebs sitting…

Rookie mistakes serious shoppers never make on Boxing Day

Some shoppers take on the Boxing Day sales like champs. They’re the chilled ones in sneakers, strolling around with everything they set out to buy. Meanwhile, others go home tired and grumpy after hours of overspending on junk. Does the latter sound like you? Become a pro by never making these six rookie mistakes when…

What is Afterpay? Your ultimate guide to modern layby.

Online shoppers, you may have noticed some sites offering a new payment method called Afterpay at the checkout that looks similar to layby. So what is it, and are there risks involved with dodging the upfront cost of a shopping spree? Well, we’re here to take you through some of the nitty-gritty details of this…

How to enjoy Melbourne Fashion Week style on a budget

Heads up fashionistas! There’s only a few days left until the 20th annual Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival, which will take place in the Aussie fashion metropole. This year, the fashion event will run from 7-13 March, presenting one week full of world-class runway shows, high-end fashion designed by Australia’s emerging designers, live entertainment, beauty…