Follow DCGF on Twitter

Shopping Tips

July
21

Friday’s Five Under: $5 Beachy Bathing Suits

I think I am going to head to the beach AGAIN this weekend fashionistas. And I’m absolutely ready to rock my ever-growing collection of funky swimsuits. Lately, I’ve been hitting the jackpot at DC Goodwill stores finding all of the best modern and vintage looks to turn heads this season. The Bowie and Clinton stores […]

Friday's Five Under $5: Beachy Bathing Suits
July
7

Friday’s Five Under $5: Funky in the Kitchen

Fashionistas, I’m still on my vintage kick! And this time, I’m trying to decorate my home. For this activity of finding five Goodwill gems for under $5, I decided to challenge myself to find different kitchen items, both vintage and modern, to add a little spark to my living space this summer. And guess what?! […]

Friday's Five Under $5 Funky in the Kitchen
June
30

Friday’s Five Under $5: Vintage Summer Staples

Fashionistas, one thing I love love LOVE about summer is the fact I can start busting out all my snazzy, new-to-me, vintage finds and rock them on the streets, at the pool, at home… everywhere! Summer, to me, is all about vibrant colors and funky fashion. So this season, I’m embracing vintage to the next […]

Friday's Five Under $5 Vintage Summer Staples
October
3

The DCGF Has Moved to DC!

Fashionistas, I was born and raised in the DC area, but I’ve always lived on the outskirts of the city. I grew up in Bethesda, went to school in DC, then moved right back to Bethesda after I graduated from grad school. Bethesda was my home; I knew it like the back of my hand […]

DCGF moved
July
14

#TBT: 3 Designer Shoes Haul from Goodwill

Dearest fashionistas, last weekend I learned something new: shop at Goodwill on July 4th. Not only does each store in the area have a unique deal, but they are also pretty empty in the morning, leaving all the gems to be scored by us fashion fans! I ventured to Rockville and Gaithersburg Goodwill stores during […]

IMG_2867
May
24

3 Boho Chic Dresses for the Summer Sun

Fashionistas, this past weekend, I decided to take a morning Zipcar trip to one of my favorite Goodwills, the Gaithersburg location, to beat the rain and find some summer gear. As usual, I did not walk home empty handed. In fact, I left with troves of clothing to kick off the summer and further build […]

IMG_7840
November
9

Tricks for Scoring Your Favorite Sunnies at Goodwill

Fashionistas, if you follow my page on Facebook, you might’ve noticed that this year has been the one for scoring shades of all kinds at our local DC Goodwill locations. I’ve scored everything from vintage Ray-Bans WITH the case for under $5, to simple contemporary Zara sunnies that would last multiple seasons. I’ve been acquiring […]

temple
September
1

5 Rules of Goodwill Shopping Etiquette

Dear readers, shopping for treasures at such low prices is incredibly exciting and I know when I’m on a mission, sometimes my eagerness gets the best of me. I move very quickly, glide from rack to rack…sometimes unaware of my surroundings. I’m on the hunt and my goal is to find the best of the […]

FullSizeRender-2