Monday, August 19, 2013

Closet Sale For Charity

Hi girls! If you follow me on instagram, you may have seen my post about my closet sale.  Basically, I am cleaning out my closet and will be parting ways with anything that I haven't worn in the past year.  Normally, I just give away a lot of items that I don't wear anymore to my friends, or I bring them back home to WA and my mom gives them to her friends' daughters who are still in high school (lucky girls!).  This time, because I have such a large quantity (which I paid a lot of money for) I've decided to sell everything and donate the proceeds to charity.  I am very aware of how fortunate I am to be living this lifestyle and that I have the means to be able to buy most of these things.  While my husband, Adam, is constantly donating to various charities, I don't do nearly enough.  The way that I look at it is like this: I could either sell this stuff, take the profits and buy a couple nice pairs of shoes, or I could take the money and actually make a difference.  Making a difference always feels so much better than any pair of shoes! :)

If you're looking for some high end goodies at affordable prices, be sure to check out my ebay page (info below).   Here's a few things that I will be listing:

  • Designer denim from brands like Rag & Bone, J. Brand, and Hudson. (sizes range from 25-27)
  • Close to 20 dresses from casual to cocktail.
  • Uggs, wedges, booties, stilettos, and flats. (15 pairs in total, sizes 7.5 & 8)
  • Lots of cute tops & sweaters. (sizes xs-m)
  • Brands such as Mason, Tory Burch, J. Crew, Herve Leger, Zara, Parker, Torn by Ronny Kobo + more.
  • Many items with tags still attached, and most were only wore once or twice.


Closet sale will start today at 11am & run for approx. 1 week with items being posted every day.

100% of proceeds will be donated to the Make A Wish Foundation.

Click on the link to be taken to my ebay page, and then click on 'Items for Sale' below my profile picture. 

Thanks so much for reading my blog & please help spread the word about my closet sale! xx


  1. Recently found your blog, you are doing a wonderful job with it! I started my blog this year as well shortly after my daughter was born. We have a lot of the same Pinterest pins I see :)

    As a former fashion editor and stylist, I love fashion and beauty. My husband and I want 5-6 children so I'm all about saving money these days as college funds are like a quarter of a million dollars per kid, it's crazy. Can't wait to check your sale out!

    1. Hey girl! Thanks for the sweet comments! This first year of my blog has been such a love/hate relationship for me! Love it because its great to have a place to document all my random thoughts & recipes. Hate it because sometimes I feel like no one is reading lol!
      Hope you find something that you like on my closet sale. I would love to raise enough money to be able to make a small difference in a child's life :) xx

  2. Hey hun thanks for reaching out...I think this is a great idea and ill def give you a twitter shout out and hope to send some buyers your way!xo

  3. I totally get that feeling about wondering if anyone is even reading. It takes 2-3 years to build a decent following. You just have to stick with it and cross market with as many other social networking sites as possible. It's a lot of work but it does pay off eventually. I have a full time job and an infant so blogging seems like extra work for me, but it's almost therapeutic sometimes and I love hearing from my followers.

    Stick with it, I'm reading ;)

    Use google analytics if you haven't already it shows you how many visits you're getting on a daily basis and where your traffic is coming from along with how long your followers are staying on each page. Its free!

    1. I commend you for having a full time job + mommy duty + the blog! I have zero job, and zero kiddos and still feel like I don't have enough time in the day to put in the hours on my blog! You rock! xx



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