Category Archives: thrifty

Teresa Goes Dotty Over Low Prices and Dolly Does Dots!

Going Dotty By Teresa One day while out shopping I spotted a dress that was prettily dotted I knew then and there this frock I must wear And with dots I became quite besotted Hello to all you fabuless fashionistas out there. … Continue reading

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Alternative Shopping Plans for Black Friday

It’s coming, it’s coming! The busiest shopping day of the year. Black Friday! While these words bring utter excitement to many, there are those who are, well, let’s just say a little less enthusiastic about delving into the maddening crowd … Continue reading

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The Fashion World in Black and White (with a pop of red, now and then)

What is black and white and red all over? We have all heard that riddle at one time or another in our lives, I’m sure. Of course there were several optional answers to this classic question.  A newspaper. A zebra … Continue reading

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The Cost of Halloween Costumes doesn’t have to be Scary!

Hello to  all you boo-tiful,  fabuless, frightening, and fiendish fashionistas.  All Hallows eve is drawing near, and perhaps you have a costume party to attend, or you are taking some little ones out for a bit of  trick or treating and want to join … Continue reading

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Halloween Joke for the Day, Because Laughter is Free!

Halloween is almost here! So here is a quick joke that will hopefully make you “howl” with laughter!  Well, if not howl, at least get a good “cackle!” Q.  What did the zombie do when she lost her hand? A. … Continue reading

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Dolly styles 99 cent Sweater Dresses

Hello  once again, fabuless fashionistas. Vicky and I would like to take this opportunity to introduce you to a new member of our Fifty Thrifty and Fabuless team. Her name is Dolly and she is a dressform. Dolly had been … Continue reading

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Weekend Fun/ Thrifting in Dickson Tennessee

Hello fabuless fashionistas and happy fall ya all! Hard to believe that Autumn is officially here.  Especially since here in our little Southern city, we have had temperatures in the high eighties! Not exactly sweater and boot weather, but that … Continue reading

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