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{recap} Wardrobe Update - February

  Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 7:30 AM   |    Post a Comment     Tagged:,,, 
Starting very soon I won't be able to buy as many pieces of clothing as I've become accustomed to. So it's a good thing I got a head start this month and didn't add anything new to my closet. And I've gotten this far so I might as well try to give up clothes shopping for Lent this year, right? One month to go!

UPDATE: Okay, I lied. I just got back from a quick lunch break trip to Roundabout because they were having their blowout sale (80% off clothes + shoes and an additional 20% off clearance). I ended up walking out with a $348 Robert Rodriguez dress for $16.80! Still going to try to go through all of March with no buying though.

THE (modified) RULES

  1. Be mindful of purchases 
  2. Quality over quantity
  3. Basics are best

  1. J. Crew 'Harlow' cardigan sweater in star print ($15, $90 retail, used gift card)
  2. *NEW!* Robert Rodriguez tonal paisley chiffon dress via Roundabout ($16.80, $348 retail)


  1. nothing yet
  1. Franco Sarto 'Dolly' mule in navy via DSW ($20, $80 retail)
  1. nothing yet
  1. nothing yet

Gifted from Brands:
  1. nothing yet
Total spent in February: $16.80

Total spent in 2018:  $36.80

About Closet Fashionista

Loves to get bargains on clothes and is obsessed with Harry Potter. By day she is a freelance graphic and web designer. She also has a slight obsession with movies.

You can also find her on the web at her Harry Potter and Matthew Lewis fan sites.


  1. You can do it! I just realized I totally unintentionally didn't buy anything new this month either...maybe I'll try to ride that into March.

    Courtney ~ Sartorial Sidelines

  2. $20 for the year is pretty impressive, even if only has been two months, and you can't resist a deal on a dress that good!

    1. Oops! Forgot to up the total! Haha. Its $36.80 now ;)

  3. Okay, wow! You did well only getting on dress in that amazing sale, what a bargain! I'd go nuts with discounts like that, haha! :) You are adjusting to having a smaller clothes shopping budget too with so few purchases this year!

    Hope you are having a great week so far! First day of autumn here in Brisbane, although the weather is still very summer-like, ha!

    Away From The Blue Blog

  4. I saw you in that Robert Rodriguez dress and you HAD to buy it...

    1. I almost left it! But it was just such a great deal I had to, haha.


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