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My name is Jenn and I am the girl behind Dressed in Blessings. I am a part time fashion, makeup & lifestyle blogger; however, in my day to day life I am a full time Graphic Designer! I have a passion for not only design but I also love photography & videography. I am a twenty three year old on a budget & love to share all of my shopping tips & tricks!

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By: Dressed in Blessings

For those of you who don’t know, I am a TJ Maxx addict. Yes, I admit it, I have a problem, but I’m totally fine with it!

I visit one of the TJX brand stores (TJ Maxx/Marshalls/Home Goods…) at least once a weekend, so it’s safe to say that I often know what items are circulating throughout the stores, and where I can find the best deal (even though the entire store is essentially a great deal!)

So, I decided: Why not share the wisdom & knowledge I have curated over my many years of professional shopping (haha) at TJ Maxx?

Without further ado, here is my top TJ Maxx finds under $30 – yes THIRTY, you read that right


Fossil Clutch


Fossil is a brand that I have always admired but have never been able to afford. When it comes to higher end brands, I always wonder how much the quality actually correlates with the price – is the splurge really worth the product? Imagine my surprise and sheer joy when I checked the price tag and it said only $12.99!! I finally found a clutch that fits my phone, cards, keys and even my phone charger comfortably, and at one heck of a deal. So far, the quality has been nothing short of spectacular & I have 100% trust that all items in the clutch are secure, even when I wear it as a wristlet!


Rose & Bergamot Musk Candle


I don’t know about you guys, but I am an absolute sucker for the candles section in TJ Maxx & Marshall’s. Although it’s mildly embarrassing to admit, I have for sure spent at the very least 20 minutes perusing & sampling all of the amazing scents & styles they carry. As soon as I found this one, I just knew I had to have it!The slightly sweet but refreshing smell of the candle is so perfect & helps to create a relaxing environment! I have slowly discovered that 99% of the time, I love a candle that has Bergamot in it – definitely recommend!


OPI Lisbon Collection Sampler Set


A little fun fact for you all, I am born in the US but I am also basically 99.99% Portuguese! When I heard that OPI was creating a Lisbon inspired collection, I fell in love! Imagine my excitement when I found a color sampler at TJ Maxx for this awesome collection!! I absolutely adore all of the colors included, right down to their adorable names inspired by all of the culture & beauty that Portugal has to offer. These colors are absolutely perfect for summer – snag them if you can!


Eccolo World Traveler Planner


Now if you read my most recent blog plost (click here to read it if you haven’t yet) you might remember me saying that I am quite a stationary hoarder haha! Well, proud moment, I finally cleaned out all of my old planners that are no longer up to date and purchased one – ONLY one – new planner to use for the remainder of the year. The price of this planner was so affordable, I just couldn’t say no. The paper is great because of its light weight and the layout design is elegant yet efficient. The overall design of this planner just exudes beauty, and when you have a planner like that, how can you not get your life in order?


Steve Madden Sandals


These sandals are the truly the perfect basic summer sandal. This beautiful cognac color pairs so well with anything – a sundress or your favorite jeans & a t-shirt. They can be dressed up or dressed down! Originally, they’re priced around $50, but I managed to snag mine from the clearance rack at TJ Maxx for $24.99! You just have to love their deals!


London Fog Handbag


There are certain items in fashion that just have a sweet spot with me, and one of those items is bags with silk scarves. I am aware that this is incredibly specific & highly niche but when you feel it you just know. As soon as I saw this bag, I just knew I had to have it! The simple lines of the bag make it so chic & classy! The size of the bag is perfect too, not too big & not too small, just right. What makes it even better? It comes with an adjustable strap so you can wear it as a cross body!

These fashion & beauty pieces were truly a treasure to find. That is definitely one of my favorite things about TJ Maxx (and its sister stores) all of the product is high quality, but you will always find something new, exciting and probably not at all what you were looking for and never knew you needed!


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