Tagged: Cost-Per-Wear

Frugal Fashion FCCLA

Frugal Fashion FCCLA

This Monday I had the opportunity to be an evaluator for the State FCCLA competition.  It was a wonderful experience.  I am so happy to learn more about FCCLA, but at the same time am very jealous my school did not have a chapter! This is certainly something I will...

Jacket Washing Anxiety & Considering Cost Per Wear

Jacket Washing Anxiety & Considering Cost Per Wear

Considering cost per wear of a clothing item is a good way to judge long-term savings.  To calculate cost per wear, estimate the number of times you will wear the item and divide that number by the cost of the garment.  For example: The jeans cost $75.  I estimate that...

Thrifty Threads Thursday: Sweater Accessories

Thrifty Threads Thursday: Sweater Accessories

I am so excited for my new black v-neck sweater from Old Navy.  It is very comfy and will be versatile too.  I spent $20 for it, which is not bad, but more than I spent on everything else combined.  My cordoroy skirt was $3.00, the collared shirt was $3.50,...