Two-thirds of my closet was purchased at a thrift store. Surprised? If you follow my Instagram, you're probably not shocked, but if you are, well now you know! My avid thrift shopping is a product of my attempt to be a more conscious shopper (full blog post coming on this topic soon), and not trying to be … Continue reading Thrift with Me // how i can afford the fashion blogger lifestyle
It's the holiday season, and debatably the most wonderful time of the year 🙂 I'm ready to spend time with family, to get cozy under blankets, to open presents, and to go to all the holiday events and dinners. More often than not, I find myself digging through my closet for hours trying to find … Continue reading Holiday Lookbook: Casual + Dressy
Hey friends! As some of you may have noticed, I cut down my bi-weekly posts to weekly posts throughout the month of November. This was mainly because of schoolwork and applications, but now I'm back with the bi-weekly posts! I've decided my mid-week posts will be more light-hearted and shorter posts, while I save the … Continue reading 4 ~WEIRD~ Facts About Me
Hey friends!! As most of you know, I'm a proud intersectional feminist who loves to mix in typical fashion posts with Instagram and blog posts calling for action and justice on a multitude of human rights issues. I'm a supporter of all things women-related, especially when they are by women, for women. So, naturally, when … Continue reading Make Muse: the magazine for when you want to escape the male gaze
*Trigger Warning: various mental illnesses, self-harm, and suicide* Last month, I started a new and exciting series on my blog called Anything Goes. In this series, I am going to be tackling topics that are taboo or uncomfortable for many to talk about, and will be including guest posts, interviews, and some of my own … Continue reading Anything Goes: Let’s Talk Mental Health!
A question I always seem to get from time to time, but has picked up within the past month is: How do you edit your Instagram photos? I did one this past Spring, but I think it's safe to say my editing has changed a bit. To me, editing photos is a part of the … Continue reading How I Edit My Instagram Photos
Earlier this week, I asked on my Instagram for blog post ideas and someone requested a "how are you? like not just good, or bad, or fine, but how are you really" type of post. This really hit me hard because the truth is, I've been trying to write one for weeks. To say October was … Continue reading life update // toxic thoughts and how to get rid of them
Friends!! I feel like it's been a hot minute since I've sat down and written a more casual, old Olivia style post. That's why today, I'm throwing it back to tell you all about my favorite items for fall! Since, I haven't done a favorites post in awhile, I have more than a few items … Continue reading Fall Favorites!!
Today I'm starting a new and exciting series for my blog called Anything Goes. In this series, I am going to be tackling topics that are taboo or uncomfortable for many to talk about, and will be including guest posts, interviews, and some of my own writing. I plan to address stigmas and issues that surround subjects … Continue reading Anything Goes: Let’s Talk Periods
Something I’m most proud of when it comes to Absolutely Olivia and all its platforms, are my Instagram captions. Some days they are the bane of my existence, but most days I get super excited to type out something meaningful to go along with my insta photo for that day. I strongly believe that captions have as … Continue reading How to Write ENGAGING Instagram Captions pt. 2