Tag Archives: fashion

Spring closet cleaning with Poshmark

Spring closet cleaning with Poshmark

There’s something about the warm weather in Buffalo that just brings me hope. I spotted some crocuses today while walking around my neighborhood and it made me smile. I feel like one of the best parts about living in a cold weather climate is that you learn to never take a sunny day for granted. UpstateRead More

I’m moving to Leicester, England.

I’m moving to Leicester, England.

At age 7, many girls dream of being a princess or firefighter when they grow up.  I dabbled in dreaming of both professions, but my goals were more about location.  I wanted to live in London.  The inspiration was Mary-Kate and Ashley Olson’s Winning London circa 2001 and although my style icons are no longer the same,Read More

Thé de l’après-midi (otherwise known as afternoon tea)

Thé de l’après-midi (otherwise known as afternoon tea)

For those of you that don’t know, two short weeks ago I was visiting Ivory Avenue blogger, Natalie, in Montreal, QC.  My experience traveling outside of the United States has only been to Toronto, ON this past November and it was interesting to see how the other provinces compared.  It’s nice to leave Western NewRead More

New year, new you!

New year, new you!

As previously discussed on Clearing Preppy’s Name, a new year tends to inspire a new you!  Now that 2014 has made an appearance, people are passing on donuts and french fries, as well as posting thought provoking quotes all over twitter and instagram… Instead of losing your own identity in honor of a low calRead More

DDP Monograms and Gifts Giveaway

DDP Monograms and Gifts Giveaway

Today, August 29th, is the start of the first official Clearing Preppy’s Name Giveaway!  It is sponsored by the wonderful DDP Monograms and Gifts, a great store out of Thomasville, GA ready to fill all of your preppy needs!   From luggage to clothing, their online site is only a click away and ready toRead More

The Buffalo Bridal Association Wedding Fair

The Buffalo Bridal Association Wedding Fair

College classes have officially started!  It’s crazy how different life becomes once school begins.  This past weekend I had my first local fashion event, The Buffalo Bridal Association Wedding Fair.  It was a great experience, but my weekend FLEW by so I’m already counting down the days until the weekend.  I can clearly remember countingRead More

Fashion Events in Buffalo, NY

Fashion Events in Buffalo, NY

When you don’t live in New York City or London, sometimes the fashion world can feel so far away.  I attended my transfer orientation at the University at Buffalo today, and although it was a great experience, I bonded with an orientation leader over the lack of fashion available in Buffalo. Then I started thinking..Read More