Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Oh hey, it's 2015

Milestones tend to pass me by. I could blame it on being a parent but let's be honest, it's nothing new. (Also: She's 3 now so that excuse is really wearing thin.)

For instance, I could have sworn that I did a blog post at the beginning of 2014 about my fashion goals for the year. But, a quick check back in the archives reveals that no such thing happened. Turns out it was a column I wrote ... in January 2013. Ahem. (You can read the full column here, but I'll summarize.)

At any rate, we are going to pretend that these were my goals for 2014, and see how I did. So let's begin, shall we?

1. I resolve not to be boring. 

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Run your own Instagram boutique: Tips, tricks and how-tos

When I decided to open up an Instagram shop to sell clothes, I figured it would be an easy way to earn some extra cash. But just as with my Etsy shop, there were definitely surprises along the way — some good, some not so good. Here are a few (OK, a lot) of the things I've learned about selling clothes via IG: