The other day a co-worker came in wearing an adorable grey striped shirt. When I asked her where she got it, she confessed it was in her mom's closet. This reminded me of my perfectly worn and faded Levis that I stole from my mom's closet (and wear once a week, at least).
If you haven't taken a look through your mom's clothes, it's definitely worth it. Especially with spring trends like these focusing on the '70s and '90s, you could find tons of options that are totally stylish. Don't believe me? Check out this guide to raiding your mom's closet -- it breaks down what's worth grabbing and what you should skip (like that jacket with the massive shoulder pads from the '80s, just say no!). Here's a quick run-through:
Grab: Her maxi dresses from the '70s -- and wear them with this
Skip: Her skirt suit with the boxy cut
Grab: Her old platforms, if they followRead More »from What's the Best Thing You've "Borrowed" from Mom's Closet?