Thursday, June 9, 2011


Today I went thrifting in the town of Yucaipa, CA. If you have never heard of it, google it. My family has a long history in this town that I won't bore you with. If you really want to know you can look up my grandpa at the Yucaipa Historical Society, and read the books he has helped write, really. Basically, my mom and I just turned onto Yucaipa Blvd and cruised it for thrift stores. We went to 5 stores in total and one antique jewelry store that was so amazing. Here is my thriftperience at "Thriftique" on the corner of California St. and Yucaipa blvd. Good, clean store, kinda high prices but my sponsor took care of that.

After I made my purchases in my Harajuku Lovers sandals.

OMG! Cinderella's plastic slippers! Didn't buy them, which means...they can be yours!

Look at this beautiful ugly sweater. I got it. It was 6 dollars which was higher than my normal prices, but I had a sponsor (who I will reveal later).

Mexican Cinderella drinks fake tea in Thriftique.

"That's gonna look great with your Spanx," said my sponsor.

Didn't get this rainbow number, its just not me.

Flashing my hot pink sequin cut out dress on Yucaipa Blvd which is tore up right now. "Pardon our dust" they say.

My sponsor!

About her: She is my mom, she doesn't normally wear wigs, she did once when I was in 5th grade and I cried, she ate a donut with her dinner tonight, she refused to buy me an antique Garfield fish tank, she told me, "Sometimes you are so smart, other times you think out of your butt hole."

That's all for today. What a good day even though I got ditched by my niece. Will reveal more of my finds later as I style them. Take care and be safe, the internet and certain thrift stores, can be creepy places.


  1. Ha. Leave it to a mom to tell you that you need Spanx and then NOT buy you a Garfield fishtank. At least you got sponsored. You got an eye for style.

  2. Looks like a wonderful day!
    Happy weekend wishes from Norway

  3. Nice sponsor! I love the Cinderella shoes!
    Burn the Blonde X

  4. great photos!

    I work in the hospital as a nurse. And the white sandals are from Topshop

  5. I loved the Cinderella look lol so sweet and weird at the same time! the glass slippers were epic and I love your sponsor!

    PS guess who's gonne be seeing Ms Badu live...yep...that would be me... :)

  6. I lovvve that rainbow dress! I think it looked great on you! Looks like a really good thrift trip!

  7. You look good in all the outfits, love the Cinderella dress. Your too cute amor.
    I know I hated the dust near where I used to live.
    lol at spanx.your sponsor se figa en todo,lol
    you have a cool sponsor,que chistosa.
    about the earrings if its not too muc cause I'm all day in England amor. yo tambien te puedo mandar algo de aqui. email me.

  8. Haha, your mom sounds hilarious! Great finds! I love that rainbow dress! I wish you'd got it so I could live vicariously through you!


  9. Hahaha, sorry hun, I really thought I was following you already, you know I love your blog!! <3
    Well i'm following you now. This place looks great, can't believe you didn't buy those plastic sandals?!?!?! You're crazy, they're amazing...
    My advice- call your sponsor back up and return for them!! xx

  10. I LOVE your outfit in the first pic! cool stuff


  11. omg i love the plastic heels you look great kinda reminds me of the 1980s loving your outfits!


    i invite you to visit my blog if you like:

  12. i know you didn't buy it, but i do love that rainbow dress, and i love the cinderella picture haha. too cute!

  13. THANK YOU so much for stopping by and making me laugh! I loooove your finds, expecially that colorful dress! You belong in the club girl, PLEASE share your finds on Mondays Thrifters Anonmyous Meeting, can't wait to see how you style these finds!

    Enter Earring Giveawat HERE!

  14. oh my! so many cool outfits!!! I love the Mexican Cinderella dress!

  15. Please tell me you bought the blue dress if you passed on the rainbow...? Must go to Yukaipa for thrifting! Thanks for visiting my blog btw!

  16. My dear friend, you look so fantastic, and so does your fabulous sponsor mun, heheheh. I do love a thrift store, ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh.
    Thank you so much for your comment.

  17. I am adding you to my blogroll, and following.

  18. Thanks for dropping by my blog. ♥

    Hehe wearing cat stuff is the bomb! And you found so many brilliant buys at the thrift store, yay. :)

    The Cat Hag

  19. Thanks for visiting my blog honey :)

  20. cute jumper! thanks for your comment xx

  21. You are so gorgeous - I would LOVE to go op shopping with you! The Cinderella outift is pretty fabulous... can't wait to see more pics.

    Sarah xxx

  22. Hey La Sophia! Thanks for stopping by my blog and entering the Music Giveaway! I love your thrift finds! I wish I was better at thrifting.....I'm going to visit Shana (ColorBlind) next week and she is going to show me how it is done!

    Feel free to pass along my blog post to anyone who wants to enter the Music Giveaway.

    Get Up & Go

  23. Those see through shoes are spectacular!

  24. those cinderella shoes are awesome.

    Jen xx


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