advice · DIY · Gifting · opshop · Sustainable style · thrift · Uncategorized

Secret Santa gift guide.

Secret Santa…. It’s a term that sends me into a nervous quiver! For those of you who aren’t familiar with the concept, basically you are asked to spend a certain amount of money (usually ten or twenty dollars) on a person you either don’t know very well or someone you know well, but usually spend… Continue reading Secret Santa gift guide.

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To keep or not to keep, THAT is the question?! 

Warning! Hoarding is encouraged in this post. If your one of those “capsule wardrobe” kind of people, you will proberly break out into a nervous sweat reading this…However if like me, you love to keep things till you have no room left and are forced to clear out, than we can have a circle of… Continue reading To keep or not to keep, THAT is the question?! 

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In the Closet…

Now we are all leaving the house more often to play Pokemon Go all the time, we need loads of cool outfits! “But I have nothing to wear” I hear you say…  What if I told you there was a hidden, magical world of clothes that are only available in your “size”? You would say…”What… Continue reading In the Closet…

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What is she wearing?! 

Winter is coming….(insert Jon Snow impersonation voice) … No wait… Winter is well and truly here! And it’s been a spine chillingly cold one this last few weeks.  As the cold weather creeps up on me, I find myself digging out all my awesome coats, knits, scarfs, hats and corduroy… Because these things are hardly… Continue reading What is she wearing?! 

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Brite Organix grey hair dye – my experience. 

Before I start, just know I am in no way a hair professional and I never claim to be, I’m just a normal person who gets a ton of advice from hairdressers and gives it a go at home (cos I’m ballsy like that). Actually mostly I’m just thrifty and have a fear of other… Continue reading Brite Organix grey hair dye – my experience. 

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Hi I’m Talya, and I’m a thrift-a-holic.

I think I was born in an Opshop. Ok, maybe not! But that is kind of how it feels looking back. Growing up, me and my brother were constantly  being dragged from one thrift store to another, and onto second-hand furniture shops after that (just for good measure!). At the time this was not a… Continue reading Hi I’m Talya, and I’m a thrift-a-holic.