SPRING FLING*

   Gal Pals, as you know the Philadelphia weather has been bonkers recently! One day its hot the other day its cold, and on those days, does it not feel like you’re left out in the cold when it comes to knowing what to wear?! Before you know it you’re walking out the door wearing […]

Color Mixing? Why NOT!

Gals, there is no better way to boost your mood than to think of spring/summer and throw on a COLOR!! YES… A COLOR!! We found this gorgeous dress  at “The Nest”. It’s a vintage number, that has major Zipfactor, a color combo of electric blue and purple to lush over, and can be switched and […]

Jewelry Haul from Nordstrom Rack*

  Nothing makes me feel more successful and powerful, than a good deal! The feeling that you’re walking out of the store, or excuse me, skipping out of the store because you just out-smarted your wallet. You’ve just made your own day! Well that’s exactly what I felt after a recent trip to Nordstrom Rack […]

FRESH FACED IN 3 PRODUCTS UNDER $10*

Gal Pals… Contouring may be the makeup wave of the future but with springtime right around the corner, I like to keep my makeup simple, fresh, and free from {honestly} just too much makeup! With that said, here are my go-to products for a fresh face in 3 products for under $10 each! Maybelline’s Fit me! […]

Summer Breeze Makes Me Feel Fine*

The first thing my mom said when she saw this look was, ” Tor what an awesome look for walking around the city! ” Now, when I looked at I envisioned myself feeling a cool breeze off of an ocean on vacation or skipping through a field of daisys by a farmhouse lol! But that’s when I […]

Kicks of Color*

Feeling that hot sun on your face in Summer… there’s nothing better… unless you’re feeling the hot sun reflect off of Dolce and Gabbana floral shades that you got for $50 bucks! Hahah That’s right my Gal Pals, feeling lux for less is right at your finger tips when you Shop for What Pops! The […]

A White In-Vestment*

Hey Gal Pals… remember the black in-VESTment from Marshalls we styled? Well how about I found the same vest in white at TJ Maxx for the same price of $29.99! I couldn’t help myself but to grab both! For that Polished for Pennies price and the luxurious quality it’s got, going good girl in white […]

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 […]

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 […]

A Kiss of Pop for $24.99*

Gals, is there anything better than breathing in that crisp, clean, fresh air that swirls around us every fall? I don’t think so… and so to celebrate that crispy feeling, I decided to use that as my inspiration for this clean look that breathes new life into the air with simple pieces and only a solo kiss of POP! […]

Jungle Jewels*

Do you have Jungle Jewel fever or what? I know WE DO! Gals I couldn’t resist this leopard dress that I scored at Jomar for $9.99! It’s got POP, comfort, and an animal print that has my confidence ROARING! But really… the earrings for this look are the real wonder! Popping off the Nordstrom Rack […]

If You Like An Interesting Blend!

Gals, I love when we’re able to get creative with style pieces in our closets and use them in other out of the box ways! Like when you’re standing in front of your closet and your like, “hmm… this is cool… Maybe if I?….” and then BOOM! Lightbulb! This is the beauty of Polished for Pennies, […]

Coffee Topper

So we’re piggy-backing off our “If You Like Your Coffee Black” post to talk about this coffee talk topper AKA my hat! I really love hats Gals. Perfect for rainy days, bad hair days, and sunny days to consistently look chic and jack up any outfit in seconds! A hat adds instant polish and when […]

If You Like Your Coffee: Black*

So you’re a simple Gal. You take your coffee black… You appreciate simplicity but a must is your lust for bold richness. You understand that life may just be what it is sometimes, just how your coffee’s just black, but you also believe that just because something stands alone that doesn’t mean it can’t have JOLT. Just […]

Magical Stripes

So PolishedC is our helpful Style Director, and my beautiful sister, here at Polished for Pennies, and her initial reaction to this Disney Mickey Mouse top for $7.99 that POPPED to me from Marshalls was… “Tor are ya kidding me, no one over the age of 7 wears Disney tops, especially not a 27 year […]

Flash Back Friday: The $5 Thrift Find*

PolishedC knows exactly what she’s doing when the paparazzi are swarming in our backyard lol… Yeah right, but seriously, tell me she doesn’t know she is captivating in this powder blue off the shoulder thrift find! YES! That top was found at the thrift store for $5 and was gifted to us by one of […]

Jean with Envy*

So honestly, I’m a little mad at Colie right now. We were at Marshalls not too long ago and unknowingly, as we Shopped for What Popped, picked up the same jeans in different sizes off of the rack. Hers was the size I needed that I thought they didn’t have and she got lucky in the dressing […]

P4P in LA with Marshalls! Look #2* (Video)

I was just telling someone the other day that women are like peacocks. We are attracted to vast beauty, fantastic color, and fluttering fashion that leaves us in awe similar to how the magnificent feathers of a male peacock attract their mates. And when you’re Polished for Pennies… it’s possible to still radiant grandness in your style by […]

Brand NEW Monthly Theme: “A New April”

Sometimes I think we forget that everyday is a “NEW” day. I’m guilty of this and honestly sometimes we just get caught up in human feelings like doubt or fear, that prevent us from seeing the polished potential through the dusty days. But this “A New April” is here to remind us of the fresh […]