Thrift Style Thursday – Hippie Dippy

April 28, 2014

Hello, friends!  I realize that it is not Thursday and that this post is a little late, okay a lot late, but better late than never, right?  I am finally feeling better, thank you everyone for all of the well wishes!!  I just have a bit of lingering congestion and a slight cough, but man does it feel better to wake up in the morning and actually have energy again!

As you may have noticed last week from the other TST’ers, last Thursday’s theme was “Happy Hippie / Boho Chic;” so, here is my own (belated) Hippie Dippy look:


I got this pair of white jeans during a recent thrifting trip for an extra 50% off (that means I paid only $4!) along with a few other great items (also 50% off – yippee!).  I actually intend on turning this pair of jeans into a pair of shorts for summer because the legs are a little too skinny/tight for my taste, but I thought they’d go great with this old hippe-style tunic.  The blouse is an older one from Old Navy when the whole hippie/bohemian trend came around years ago.  I’ve kept it in my closet because it makes a great addition to a hippie costume, and because I think it’s pretty.  :)


I will be honest, I don’t wear a ton of boho items, but I’ve always loved the style and recently I’ve tried to incorporate it more into my wardrobe.  I love the variety encompassed in the hippie/boho style, from flowy, light, airy pieces to bold colors and patterns, there’s so much to play with!


The details: linen tunic (Old Navy, old) // white jeans (thrifted, Goodwill) // tan wedges (Mia via DSW) // drop earrings (gift) // wooden bead necklace (borrowed from Mom) // bracelets (old, gifts) // silver leaf ring (American Eagle) // other rings (old)


What do you think of the bohemian trend?  Are you a fan??  Our themes for May have already been decided, and I have to say, you guys have made some great choices, it is going to be a fun month for Thrift Style Thursdays!  But that means that voting is now open for our June themes, so don’t forget to head on over to Sheri’s “Gone Thrifting” page to vote.  Before you go, check out these amazing ladies and all of their unique interpretations of last week’s “Happy Hippie / Boho Chic” theme:

Zhenya // Being Zhenya
Martyna // Spoolish
Miche // Buttons and Birdcages
Nout // Sandpaper Kisses
Justine // The Two Cent Chick
Jackline // Sincerely Miss J
Alex // Snippets with Alex
Megan // Eclecticity
Sheri // Confessions of a Refashionista
Jacki & Lesli // Sistas from Cali
Erika // Erika’s Style Diary

As always, thanks for reading!  Peace & love, Kristi ;)



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  • Style Surani


    April 28, 2014 at 11:12 am Reply
  • Confessions of a Refashionista

    Perfection, boho is awesome on you! …I’m dying for those shoes! ;)

    April 28, 2014 at 11:28 am Reply
    • alligatortoe

      Thank you!! These shoes are my absolute favorite for summer, and they’re surprisingly comfortable! :)

      April 28, 2014 at 1:29 pm Reply
  • pinsplace

    Lovely top especially the print!

    April 28, 2014 at 12:54 pm Reply
    • alligatortoe

      Thank you! I love this top; I definitely don’t wear it often enough :)

      April 28, 2014 at 1:30 pm Reply
  • The Two Cent Chick (Justine)

    You.look.stunning! Love everything about this look on you! From the wedges to the top and the accessories…absolutely great! Love that we both did the classic peace sign pic :)

    April 28, 2014 at 3:44 pm Reply
    • alligatortoe

      Thank you!! You inspired me, how could I not do the piece sign pose?! ;)

      April 28, 2014 at 4:28 pm Reply
  • Nout @ SandpaperKissesBlog

    I absolutely love the whole outfit but girlllll those shoessss…..I totally want to steal them:)

    April 28, 2014 at 5:51 pm Reply
    • alligatortoe

      Hahaha thanks! And I know right?! I loooove these shoes, but I am definitely not giving them up haha!! ;)

      April 28, 2014 at 7:01 pm Reply
  • sistasfromcali

    You did such an amazing job with this look! We love it. We love everything about your outfit. Especially you shoes. You look wonderful!

    April 28, 2014 at 8:14 pm Reply
    • alligatortoe

      Thank you, thank you! You are so sweet!! :)

      April 28, 2014 at 8:21 pm Reply
  • SweetCandyDreamer

    You look super in this outfit!! :-) I really like the look! xx

    April 29, 2014 at 5:12 am Reply
    • alligatortoe

      Thank you so much! I am really digging the boho style these days!! :)

      April 29, 2014 at 7:56 am Reply
  • alexnguyen

    Looking great as always!
    -Alex of

    April 29, 2014 at 7:49 am Reply
  • Lysa@MonkeyAndSquish

    Love your top! Colors and print is amazing. I love boho, was actually thinking of doing a post of my favorite boho styles and course had to check in on you stylish ladies (you, Nout, Justine & Miche) and you guys are doing boho chic! Love, love!!!

    April 29, 2014 at 9:52 am Reply
  • Lady Kate

    I love your blouse, the boho look is my absolute favourite! x

    April 29, 2014 at 10:16 am Reply
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