Tag Archives: thrift

feelin’ moody

Ba dah ba dah ba dah dah, feelin’ moody. Maybe the eccentricity of this outfit was too much for my psyche to handle, because I was just not feeling life yesterday. There is nothing wrong, but I think a bunch … Continue reading

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easter sale

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spring has sprung

Happy spring and happy shopping! 20% off until Saturday with code, waterlilyfever13.

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old stock, new photos

Spent the afternoon modeling clothing for the store. Now you’ll know what (almost) every piece looks like on a real person.

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shop update: colored denim

Another small update at Water Lily Thrift with three pairs of printed/colored denim in the season’s best shades, a black and white secretary dress, and leather and suede oxfords. Click the screen shot to shop!

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real solutions: part 2, second hand it

Click here to see the first post in the series. Last Sunday, I suggested that the first step to successfully undertaking the fair trade lifestyle is to reassess your life as a consumer and consider buying less altogether. The next … Continue reading

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the moral wardrobe: high waist jeans

I decided when I started this blog that I would post occasional personal outfits that exemplify ethical consumption in action. It’s a fun challenge for me and I hope it will encourage you in your fashion pursuits. This outfit is … Continue reading

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why it matters

(originally published on leahwise.com) I’ve been burdened by the sentiment above for the past several months. On my old blog, I started a goal called The Secondhand Year whose guidelines demanded I buy as many material goods as possible on … Continue reading

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what is style wise?

Style Wise is a blog about shopping ethically and responsibly. My name is Leah Wise and I used to have a fashion blog. Daily reflections on my own insatiable materialism burdened me and eventually I left that world altogether. We … Continue reading

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