Category Archives: Thrifty Teen

Sustainable Prom Fashion & Contest

Posted on by Ashley | teen-fashion | uncategorized

It’s prom season and with this right-of-passage comes a lot of pressure. Finding the right date, the cost, the fear of wearing the same exact dress as somebody else… You get the picture. Finding the perfect dress, suit, shoes or accessories that make Read More →

DIY Comin’ in Clutch ~

||Clutch, Hand Bag Make-Over ||    This DIY project is so fun and super simple! It has endless possibilities and the outcome is really cute! I always go for the simple DIY projects that allow for a self added touch to the merchandise. The Read More →

Thriftmas Presents!

Thriftmas Presents! Grabbing 5 thrifty ideas from my 5 favorite projects, this blog will give you fabulous ideas for thriftmas shopping this year! Not all gifts have to be expensive in order to be nice. To me, it’s always the thought that counts Read More →

Thrifty Tween Styles: Gianna For President!

Posted on by Thrift Town | teen-fashion

This year has been full of achieving goals that I made for myself. Things like making the Principal’s Honor Roll (I finally did!!! Strait A’s), getting invited to do leadership and being able to be a member of CJSF (California Junior Scholarship Federation), Read More →

Thrifty Tween Styles: Renaissance Fair Costume

Posted on by Thrift Town | teen-fashion

Each year, the 7th grade class at my middle school hosts a Renaissance Fair. This year it’s finally my turn! My group is doing a pancake station, so I needed a costume that was traditional for someone who was a baker during the Read More →

Vintage Prom Accessories!

Every girl dreams of a perfect prom, and it helps to have the right outfit, complete with affordable, chic accessories. I found so many cute additions to my prom dress at Thrift Town that I had to share!    My vintage coat, (Wool Read More →

Thrifty Tween Styles: Sport Lunch Tote!

Posted on by Thrift Town | teen-fashion

I love sports. Well, specifically I love softball, basketball, volleyball and track. Over the past few years, I’ve really been working hard at softball in particular and recently earned a spot on a local 14U travel ball team called the Lady Lobos. We’re Read More →

Hop into Spring

It doesn’t matter if you need spring decorations or an Easter outfit, Thrift Town has it all. They have lots of floral prints, pastel colors, and plenty of fluffy stuffed animals.    I found this cute button-up floral print at Thrift Town in Fremont Read More →

Thrifty Tween Styles: Glow-Dance Outfit!

Posted on by Thrift Town | teen-fashion

Last week my school put on a Glow Dance. I was really excited as this year I am in Leadership and was able to be part of the planning committee. I was so busy making sure the dance details were perfect that I totally Read More →

Perfect Pocket Tee

I’ve noticed tee-shirts with pockets growing in popularity lately, and decided to make my own!    Perfect Pocket Tee             Step 1: Find an old tee-shirt and cut out elongated pentagons to use as pockets. It’s easiest to use the bottom hem Read More →