An Artist By Night & The Traveling Fab Bag!*

So fitting and fab we decided to use the Philadelphia Art Museum as our¬†backdrop. A midst a bustling city, the Art Museum is a place of wonder, serenity, and beauty that makes you stop and inhale it’s sweetness. So fitting for this month! Whether walking the grounds or touring inside you feel something. You FEEL […]

Jumpin’ Jorts

On a recent trip to Forever21 PolishedC “Shopped for What Popped” and scored these jorts that were “Heavy with Luxury”! For $22.80, you’re getting a funky cool mix of summer, rock&roll, and pretty! And not to mention, that perfect dose of Juicy* for beachside, poolside, or sidewalk-side. Well, since you’re on the side walk, you’re […]

Where to Shop for What Pops? GiGi’s Consignment!

Gal Pals… Welcome to Gigi’s! Holy Moly… can I just say that Gigi’s Consignment Boutique is one of those places¬†that¬†creates an experience, and for Gal Pals like us who appreciate luxury even on pennies, we never EVER want to skimp on an experience because of the size of our bank accounts. Experiences of a full […]

Flash Back Friday: The $5 Thrift Find*

PolishedC knows exactly what she’s doing when the paparazzi are swarming in our backyard lol… Yeah right, but seriously, tell me she doesn’t know she is captivating in this powder blue off the shoulder thrift find! YES! That top was found at the thrift store for $5 and was gifted to us by one of […]

P4P in LA with Marshalls! Look #2* (Video)

I was just telling someone the other day that women are like peacocks. We are attracted to vast beauty, fantastic¬†color, and fluttering fashion that leaves us in awe similar to¬†how the magnificent¬†feathers of a male peacock attract their mates. And when you’re Polished for Pennies… it’s possible to still radiant grandness in your style by […]

$14 Dollar Consignment Clover Canyon*

¬†¬† Gal Pals, there are certain brands that have distinct tells, like Missoni’s zig zag knits or Chanel’s double “CC’s”, and when you are shopping for quality on a budget it always pays to do your research on brands you LOVE to help them POP when you’re on the lookout! For me, I’ve been crushing […]

A New Take on Your Old Work Skirt!

¬†¬† It really doesn’t take much Gals to add flare and style to that old skirt top combo when you want to take your work wear up a notch. I’ve had this skirt for years! It’s an oldie but goodie I keep in my closet because it’s comfortable, has a clean straight shape and a […]

Blushing Snow White

Not gonna lie… I’ve been DYING to show you Gals this look! PolishedC is rocking an all white¬†style¬†in winter that is giving us some major Beverly Hills Housewives star, Yolanda Foster lol! Gals, like seriously… how chic!! PolishedC is already super glam, but we wanted to take her over the top with an all white […]

Buckets of Gold*

Isn’t she a beaut! Scoping the web I came across this gorgeous Juicy Couture bucket bag, now it’s WAY out of our price range at close to $250, but that doesn’t mean we can’t grab some inspiration from this shapely indulgence and find a few that are P4P worthy! Here are a few other coveted […]

Golden Girl with A Twist*

Soo this post is sort of outrageous to me, in an extremely cool way, and here’s why!¬†While surfing the web innocently filling up my shopping cart like I’m a millionaire¬†with no limits¬†I came across this dress… Ok, so you’re looking at it right. Now, it’s pretty freaking gorgeous. Dripping in gold fabric, showcasing a drop […]

Golden Hippie*

Ya know Gals, it’s easy to reflect a¬†mood in your style when you allow yourself to be imaginative. The other day I was hankering to write a post¬†and thought to myself, “okay Tor, you want to write a post inspired by how you feel right now, so how are ya feeling and what do you […]

Golden Encrusted*

¬† I’ve been dying to photograph this dress for so long! It’s a vintage beauty, being rocked by PolsihedC, that I picked up at JOMAR where they had a few “Estate Sale” racks. HOLY MOLY HEAVEN! Now, here’s what I love about vintage… The percentage of another person¬†walking around in the same piece of vintage […]

A Vampy Visit*

¬†¬† ¬† So maybe you’re heading home for Thanksgiving, traveling to visit your BF’s family, or just making dinner at home… Well, since this Nouveau November we’re all about ARRIVING in style and spirit, may we encourage you to vamp up your visiting attire in something delicious, unexpected, festive, and quite frankly BOLD! For this […]

Feel like a Nouveau Gifter* with Gifts from $15 – $100!

[metaslider id=8897] Gals, we are now embarking on the Holiday season and to be honest… I don’t hate it!!¬†¬†I got a little excited while on the other day¬†and found a¬†few perfectly Polished for Pennies holiday gifts that POP with Nouveau November inspiration! They are cool, a little trendy, unique, and most importantly FUN, Funky, […]

Awesome Autumn Idea*

] I’ve been wanting to photograph this look for a while now and I think you can gather that me and Colie, my sister and photog, had a ball capturing autumn in all of it’s Oh La La-ness out back.¬†This blazer was a total score from Jomar at $14.99. It was sold on one of […]

Oh La La The Sweater Dress*

Since I’m a believer in shopping anywhere, whether it’s a department store, boutique, thrift store, or discount retailer… I try not to focus so much on the name of something, but more so on how it feels, what it looks like on me, and of course price! Well, this sweater dress, which is nameless because […]