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Meetup Recap: Kicking off the Fall Season at the Alexandria Goodwill

  To kick off the start of autumn, I headed to the Alexandria Goodwill on Richmond Highway for our monthly September Meetup, I honestly could not think of a better way to kick off my favorite season. The sun was shining and I was more than ready to fill up a cart of fun finds! I […]

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Meetup Recap: The Crew Goes to Bowie, MD!

After a week of packed plans, I was relieved as soon as I walked into the Bowie, MD store during the morning of our monthly Meetup on 8/18. Whenever I walk into a Goodwill, I always feel a sense of relaxation, knowing that I’m in my sanctuary of good deals and great style.  I think […]

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Meetup Recap: Let’s go to the Waldorf, MD Goodwill!

  Continuing this 2018 summer with style,  we held our monthly Goodwill Meetup on 7/28 at the Waldorf , MD Goodwill! Believe it or not, this was only my second time ever shopping at this location.   At this 30+ attendee Meetup (they keep on growing!)  I saw many friendly faces as usual, along with multiple […]

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Kings Highway Meetup Recap: Kate Spade, Tory Burch, and More!

To kick off the great season of summer, we held our monthly Goodwill Meetup on 6/23 at the Kings Highway store located in Alexandria, Virginia! This event was unlike most recent Meetups – this occasion was the last Meetup for regular attendee, super fashionista, and my good friend – Sanjee! After over two years of […]


DCGF Does Vintage in DC: Pop-Up Event Recap

Wow readers, what a month already! Just the other weekend, Goodwill offered a curated collection of vintage finds during a Vintage Pop-up at Sun Cinema. The event was on Saturday, June 2nd, and oh my it was a whirlwind AND a smashing success!  That afternoon, Goodwill offered over 100 pieces of hand-selected apparel along with a […]

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Gaithersburg Meetup Recap: Shoe Mania

To get ahead of Memorial Day holiday weekend, we held our monthly Goodwill Meetup on 5/19 at the Gaithersburg store, and despite the stormy weather, a lot of new and familiar faces came out!  Not only did I see many familiar friendly faces at this event (here’s to you Mycroft, Julia and Meg!), I finally […]

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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 […]


March Meetup Recap: South Dakota Ave, DC!

Last month’s March Meetup felt like a reunion – all of my Meetup friends came out! That’s one thing that I love about the South Dakota store. It is the only Goodwill in Washington, DC. The location brings out folks from DC, MD, and Virginia.   Believe it or not, we had over 50 people attend the event, making […]

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February Meetup Recap: Manassas, VA

One of my New Year’s resolutions is now complete! I finally had the chance to visit Goodwill in Manassas, VA for our February monthly Meetup.  I cannot believe I waited this long to venture into this store. I left the Meetup with a boatload of housewares and fashion finds galore!   Believe it or not […]

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Tips for Attending Your First Goodwill Meetup

For years, Goodwill of Greater Washington has held fun and exciting monthly Meetups hosted by ME, your DC Goodwill Fashionista!  I’m sure that after seeing the recaps each month on this blog, you’ve wondered, “What are these Meetups and how can I attend one?”  Well, we have one coming up this Saturday, February 24th at our Manassas, VA […]

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