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May
17

Trends to Try – Lacy Details

Let us all take a moment and thank Mother Nature for finally getting her life in order here in the DMV. Spring is finally upon us and I have a the perfect trend to breathe some fresh air into your warmer weather wardrobes.  I have a sweet spot when I’m shopping – I am drawn […]

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May
16

DIY Upcycled Stuffed Cactus

One of my favorite things about Goodwill’s mission is their commitment to social sustainability.  Sustainability is such a buzzword these days, and environmental sustainability happens to be one of my biggest goals for 2018.  As someone that loves changing things around in her home and making new things, I wanted to do so by being […]

Pillows from Goodwill
May
15

Funky Chairs Transformed from Forgotten End Tables

Turn boring and blah end tables into cool and chic chairs that will make a statement in any space.  These eye-catching, transformed pieces will be the talk of the town or at least will create a buzz among your friends and family!   Ability level:  Advanced   Age Level:  Adults or teens with adult supervision and support […]

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May
14

3 Ways to Wear Vintage Patterned Pants this Summer

Goodwill is an excellent place for all types of funky fashion finds! There’s one item in particular that I always discover in abundance during my shopping trips – vintage patterned pants. As a petite fashionista, (standing at 4’9″) it can be difficult to find flattering bottoms. Skirts can be too wide, pants are typically too […]

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May
11

Meetup Recap: Columbia Pike Arlington, VA

As expected, the April Goodwill Meetup was another one for the books. All of my DC Goodwill shopping friends came out and everyone left with baskets full of items. As we transition into our new Finding Your Good site, these Meetups will still continue and I will be on site to provide any styling tips […]

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May
9

Guest Blogger: End Table Turned Pet Bed

Your pet will flip for this end table turned bed!  With all the unconditional love our four-legged family members give us, they deserve to have a chic and unique bed to call their very own.  Give your fabulous feline or cool canine his or her own place to sleep by turning a ho-hum end table […]

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May
8

It’s Time for a Change: Finding Your Good

Fashionistas, fashionistos, home decor-lovers, DIY experts, treasure hunters, and everyone in between: Today’s post is especially exciting because I’m happy to announce that the DC Goodwill Fashionista blog is evolving! It’s transforming into a platform that will fully encompass and celebrate the entire Goodwill community. The new and expanded format will be known as Finding Your Good […]

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May
7

What I Wore: DC Tourist Sunday

I’ve been doing a lot of travel as of late, so I felt it was finally time to take a “me” day and wander the streets of DC, pretending I was a tourist. I love these types of days. I can make my own agenda, go wherever I want, and enjoy my DC surroundings with a […]

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May
4

Fashionista Friday: Becca’s $500+ Arlington, VA Haul

Becca, a close friend of mine, is an Arlington, VA Goodwill genius.  I first introduced her on the blog in 2016 when she found a plethora of name brand fall fashion staples from the Glebe Road, Goodwill store. This time around, she’s kicking-off spring with another successful home decor and fashion haul from Goodwill!  This week, […]

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May
3

Guest Blogger: Spring Wedding Guest Looks for Under $25

Dear readers, I can’t tell you how much I love weddings. The buzzing excitement of new love, the reminiscing of old friends, fun music, good food and family time are what make weddings one of my absolute favorite events to attend. As I am preparing for my own wedding in just five short weeks, I […]

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