Gabriela is a freelance writer and full-time PR professional currently residing in Washington, D.C. by way of Brooklyn. Her loves include good coffee, carbs, and vintage anything.
It can sometimes seem impossible to keep up in our fashion-obsessed world — even more so when all you’ve got to work with is an entry-level salary and way
too many goals involving flirty spring dresses
and swoon-worthy sandals
The struggle is real, but it is
possible to make your starter income stretch beyond Forever 21. Who says you can’t partake in the joys of seasonal shopping before you score that first raise? Just because you’re still a girlboss-in-the-making doesn’t mean you should have to compromise on style cred. Read on for some clever (and crafty) ways you can freshen up your wardrobe — and still afford to pay rent.