NAME: Kimberly Smith
WEBSITE/BLOG: Penny Pincher Fashion – http://www.pennypincherfashion.com
CITY + COUNTRY: Portland, UnitedStates
WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO START YOUR BLOG?
Friends & family encouraged me to start my blog – it really began as a creative outlet for me that I’m so fortunate to have turned into a career.
WHAT MAKES YOUR BLOG STAND OUT?
I only feature attainable, budget-friendly fashion & beauty…with a focus on taking inexpensive pieces & mixing them in a way that looks chic.
DESCRIBE YOUR PERSONAL/SIGNATURE STYLE?
Modern, sophisticated & feminine
WHO IS YOUR #1 FASHION ICON?
Who What Wear
FAVORITE ITEM IN YOUR CLOSET NOW?
This olive green draped trench
FAVORITE BOOK, MOVIE + BAND?
Good to Great, Great Expectations, Corinne Bailey Rae
IF YOU WERE TO HAVE LUNCH WITH ANNA WINTOUR AND CARINE ROITFELD WHAT WOULD YOU WEAR?
A silk blouse, statement-making skirt, pointed pumps & ear jackets
SONG YOU HAVE BEEN LISTENING TO THE MOST/ON REPEAT?
XO by John Mayer
ANY OTHER BLOGS YOU LOVE?
Seams for a Desire, Lovely Pepa, Collage Vintage
BIGGEST FASHION MISTAKE YOU EVER MADE?
Trying to embrace trends that don’t flatter my figure
3 FASHION TIPS?
Find a good tailor & visit frequently, know your body shape & accentuate your best features, never pay full price!
FAVORITE SNACK/ PICK ME UP?
Raw almonds & Gingerade Kombucha