Give a One Hit Wonder Another Hit!

  I was going through some of my Polished for Pennies archives and came across a few more burgundy jumper photos from our Where to Shop for What Pops! Gigi’s Consignment post! And it dawn on me… What a great example of how to transform a look from one feel to another by swamping out accessories! This is […]

Vintage Florals for Easter*

Easter is always a special holiday for me because it reminds me of Mommom Rose, her tablecloths, cooking, and my crazy cousins scattered throughout the house and around the table. It’s a day where nothing matters but food and family. So when you’re putting your tablescape together… don’t over think it and don’t over buy. […]

Haute Hand-Me-Downs @ Jomar

There’s nothing that gets me going more than a deal. A gooooooooooooooood deal… A greaaaaaaaaattttttt deal… A deal that’s so out of this world amazing you might just end up walking right out of the store with it on! Please tell me I’m not the only one who has worn something right out of the […]

Denim All Year Round! (Video)

Spring is the season of DENIM! Here are a few ways to keep your denim fresh at any time of the year with style and confidence! Click the photo above or the link below for my video with About.com! http://fashion.about.com/video/Jean-Styles-You-Can-Wear-All-Year-Around.htm

Easy Brrrreezy*

We’re finally starting to feel spring peek it’s head through the atmosphere but there’s still a bit of a chill in the air! So don’t ditch those jackets yet… Keep them on hand but layer your layers underneath with POP and comfort like Colie! Adding a spring touch of athletic wear with that down jacket […]

Hearts On Fire*

It’s amazing what a few pieces of pop can do for a dreary day… Valentines Day may be behind us but there’s a whole lot to love about red! A red coat. A red pair of shades… RED LIPSTICK! The quickest and easiest color to brighten your mood and your look is with a dose […]

Be Mine <3

Be your own Valentine this weekend by loving every bit of your body. Hug your curves in leather. Feel the length of your arms in something laced up, and drape yourself in decadent pieces all for pennies! That’s right Gals! On a recent trip to Jomar I found the vintage leather skirt I”m rocking for […]

Dream On…. OMG

There was always something I just followed in my gut. An unexplainable guide that was leading me somewhere. A place I never knew about. It had no description. No details and no vision… but it was somewhere. It’s the somewhere you end up at when you follow your heart and dreams. It’s the somewhere you […]

$34.99 Two Pieces of POP: That’s P4P!

   I hope you can gather already, that by being a CONFIDENT P4P Gal Pal, YOU CAN  look, feel, and live like a million bucks on a few shiny pennies. We try our best with a few polished principles and motivation to show you how easy it is to use what you’ve got, a beautiful brain […]

2016 A Year of Gratefulness.

I have to tell you… visualizing this quote makes me feel like I’ve accomplished something. Like I’ve climbed the top of a mountain. Jumped a few roadblocks and grew through many growing pains in 2014, and now January 2016 I feel like I’ve reached the top. I’m taking it in now. The view. The sun […]

A Layering OverLoad!

It’s wild to think that in Philadelphia this Christmas, Santa might be wearing shorts! But let’s not forget that winter in still here and coming for those days when we get the chill back! So don’t neglect those layers when you have to load on your warmth! In PolishedN’s look above, we went above and […]

Get Tinseled*

Just a little idea to get you in the spirit and have your style sparkling around the Christmas tree. This vintage little tinsel dress was found for $5 at a small thrift store… it just goes to show when you Shop for What Pops, you’ll Shine! I hope this gives you enough confidence and hope […]

Feeling LUSH & LUX in Layers

Time to celebrate the seasonal frosty swoosh in the air with warm layers! By layering a few different patterns and textures, you can achieve a playful look that’s forward thinking when it comes to cold weather fashion! Here, I chose a few pieces from Marshalls to keep me cozy and chic! All FAUX, let’s start […]

Double the Decadence

This holiday season we’re  envisioning countless ladies dancing as they dazzle in double doses of decadence! Here’s a cool idea for your next cocktail holiday party that will have you feeling “Heavy in Luxury” and dripping in confidence. Find two necklaces of the same metal: silver and silver, gold and gold, brass and brass… then […]

Gather Here with Grateful Hearts

  For you I am thankful: Thank you for inspiring me to dream a little bigger. Thank you for being beautiful, lovely hearts filled with wonder and warmth. Thank you for being here with me on this journey. Thank you for the smiles behind your computer screens. Thank you for when you laughed along with […]