With Halloween right around the corner, you may still be on the lookout for that perfect Halloween costume or decorations for your upcoming party. Sometimes it's easy to hop online or run to the department store - but have you considered stopping by your local Goodwill or thrift store? You're likely to find great buys on both costumes and party decor. Buying new is something many of us are suckered into doing for Halloween. Whether it is the bags of fake spider web, a new plastic Halloween ... Continue Reading
Get great deals on used Halloween costumes and decorations at your local thrift store.
How to remake your wardrobe using Ebay, frugally.
Like most moms, I always think of my kids and their needs first. That includes their clothing. But not anymore. I want a wardrobe that reflects me - shows I am someone other than just a soccer mom and I still have my own sense of style. I have a boho, hippy, gothy, rockabilly, peasant type fashionista inside. She has been screaming to get out for years. And I've finally found a way to engage her without breaking the bank. My Halloween costume started the whole process. I decided I wanted to ... Continue Reading
These Halloween-Inspired accessories are perfect for the holiday and all season long.
The month of October is all about fall colors and of course, Halloween. Moms everywhere will be busy shopping for and putting those last minute touches on their kids’ Halloween costumes. But what about the moms’ Halloween outfit? Whether you want to dress-up with Halloween colors all season long or you need just the right accessory for that big party you’ve been looking forward to, here is a great list of Halloween-inspired accessories. When it comes to Halloween night fashion, it’s ... Continue Reading
Celebrate Halloween the frugal way this year with a bit of planning and preparation.
As Halloween merchandise overtakes the stores this month, it can be tempting to overspend on candy, costumes, and decorations. Halloween is a huge money maker for retailers, and it is one of the most decorated holidays, second only to Christmas. With a little bit of planning this year, you can save money by celebrating the frugal way. Frugal Halloween Candy Have you looked at the prices of candy lately? Even on sale, name brand candy will put a hefty dent in your wallet. Name brand candy ... Continue Reading