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 […]

3 Ways One Cover-Up (Look #3 NightingGal)

Working that beach cover up at night may seem a little out of the box, but as we like to think at Polished for Pennies, potential lies in everything and it’s all about how you look at something! So if you look at that beach cover up as more of a tunic, your mind will get […]

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 […]

Labor Day Lenses!

Hey Gals!! It’s Labor Day Weekend and if you’re heading to the beach or city I would suggest POPping your look with a pair of colored mirror shades!! It’s an easy and CHEAP accessory to bring out the best in your look and give summer a send off with a bang! I found both of […]

An Artist By Night & The Traveling Fab Bag!*

So fitting and fab we decided to use the Philadelphia Art Museum as our backdrop. A midst a bustling city, the Art Museum is a place of wonder, serenity, and beauty that makes you stop and inhale it’s sweetness. So fitting for this month! Whether walking the grounds or touring inside you feel something. You FEEL […]

3 Ways One Cover-Up (Look #2 JetSetGal)

Layering  a few comfy essentials underneath this almost sheer swim coverup is the perfect way to transform this beach essential into a modern, chic, and comfy look for a plane ride out of town! The last thing you want to feel when jetsetting is uncomfortable! So when traveling, I always opt for something that’s light and […]

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 […]

3 Ways One Cover-Up (Look #1 BeachGal)

If there is one thing the P4P Gal Pal can do best, it’s stretch a buck! But, not only are we saavy with our coin, we’re also smart and confident enough to realize that we can stretch the possibilities of our wardrobe too! That’s why I love to buy pieces that are versatile enough to […]

Twinning Style With Sisters Who Style

Growing up sharing a room, clothes, and EVERYTHING with your sisters may seem like a drag, but if you look at it from another perspective, one that’s a little less hostile and more positive, you all actually double, triple, or quadruple your wardrobe depending how many gal pals are in the house!! That means more […]

Ruby, White, and Blue*

Gals! Happy Fourth of Jeweled July Weekend!! You know what that means! Summer kick-off, glistening skin, bright whites, friends, family, hot dogs, corn on the cob, and all the fixings to make a great celebration!! So whether you are celebrating at home or away, this simple Polished for Pennies recipe for nailing 4th of July style […]

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 […]

Jumpin’ Jorts

On a recent trip to Forever21 PolishedC “Shopped for What Popped” and scored these jorts that were “Heavy with Luxury”! For $22.80, you’re getting a funky cool mix of summer, rock&roll, and pretty! And not to mention, that perfect dose of Juicy* for beachside, poolside, or sidewalk-side. Well, since you’re on the side walk, you’re […]

Memorial Day Denim*

It’s finally here! The kick-off to summer and you are SO ready to let your hair down, feel the breeze over your bikini, and the hot sun in your face! Uh thankfully! So, you’re thinking, “denim Vittoria?” Yeah… It’s JEANIE MAY! Light-weight denim wide leg trousers is pretty much what I’m thinking! Yessss. Super cool. Super […]