Mothball Memoirs

A Beginner’s Guide to Brimfield Antique Show

I’ve been longing to go to the Brimfield Antique show for about a year now. When I got my car this summer, I promised myself I would make it happen. I had heard that the possibilities of finding choice antiques, vintage clothing and rarities were super high and who doesn’t love a good reason to Read More…

Video: Vintage for Sale by Appointment

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What do you mean you’ve never shopped vintage?! I hope that didn’t stop you from making it my Vintage Rummage sale the other weekend! If you’re a vintage newbie, no worries – you’re in good hands with me. If you did get to make it to the sale, you are the shit. It was so Read More…

A Vintage Rummage Sale

I’m what some would call a mild hoarder. I love finding beloved fashion pieces and keeping them in my stash. While I was a stylist, it came in very handy when I needed pieces to finish a look off with my aesthetic. I’ve been collecting vintage clothing and accessories for quite a few years now Read More…

7 Thrifting Tips for Beginners

In my last thrifting post, I posed a burning question in the space of sartorial discovery: Is Thrifting For You? For some, it’s just not for them. But if you know you can withstand the idea of sifting through clothing that belonged to other people with the intention of finding an one of a kind Read More…

Is Thrifting For You?

If you’ve happened to come across my Instagram, you are probably familiar with my antics when it comes to thrift shopping, better known as thrifting. And if not, I’ll tell you first hand that I most definitely have a thrift shopping addiction. It’s a thrilling way to find amazing, often one of a kind pieces Read More…

Housing Works New Buy the Bag Location

I’ve been thrifting at Housing Works for years. Two summers ago, when I got wind of their “Buy the Bag” sale – where you purchase a bag for $25 and you can stuff your bag with as many thrifted pieces you can fit inside – my love affair with thrifting vintage and gently used clothes Read More…

The Retrophile

I bought these cute new notebooks from Thomas Paul on Swirl, just days before they became Daily Candy Deals – which by the way I was totally bummed about. I left the set of notebooks in my closet for a while because I wasn’t sure if I wanted to use them or not. I always Read More…

A Vintage Romance

Photograph by Louise Dahl Wolfe One of the greatest things about New York is that discovery of a hidden gem when you least expect it. With a myriad of restaurants and shops in this city, there will always be some stones that are left unturned, and thankfully so. This afternoon, I was headed down 23rd Read More…