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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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April
17

Guest Blogger: Trends I Hate: Open-Toed Mules

Oh, my fashion-savvy friends, we have to talk about one of the season’s hottest footwear trends. They’re everywhere; department stores, consignment shops, thrift stores, yard sales, fashion resale apps. I can’t seem to escape this recently resurfaced trend that I’ve been dodging since 1997.  The open-toed mule. Rather than taking the traditional 90’s Steve Madden Platform […]

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April
17

Unexpected Designer Finds at Goodwill

Who’s excited for the next DC Goodwill Meetup?! I am!  On April 28th – just 10 days away – we’re heading to the Columbia Pike Arlington, VA Goodwill, a spot where we have not ventured to in quite a bit! This location is actually one of my favorite ones in the Arlington area because it’s […]

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April
17

Guest Blogger: Eye on Design – Acrylic Accessories

Acrylic furniture and accessories have been popular since the 1930’s and can currently be found in every major home décor store.  Looking through my interior design magazines, I see acrylic dining chairs, coffee tables, headboards, trays, wine chillers, picture frames, etc.  It’s everywhere!  It should be no surprise, considering it’s long history, that acrylic pieces […]

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April
6

Fashionista Friday: Svelte in Designer Akris Punto

  High-end designer finds at Goodwill? Now, this seems like a regular occurrence at DC Goodwill stores and I’m SO happy about it. Name brands, couture labels and gems of all kinds can be found at your local DC Goodwill – it just takes a bit of “Goodwill hunting”. And today’s Fashionista Friday shows us […]

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March
26

3 Tips to Photograph Your Goodwill Finds

Fashionistas, the other weekend, I held a mini-workshop reviewing some tips and tricks to photograph Goodwill finds easily with a smartphone. I thought I’d share my top three tips with all of you so you can effectively showcase your #MyGoodwillFind on social media.  One of the best things about shopping at Goodwill is bragging about […]

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March
22

Guest Blogger: Transitional Pieces for Your Spring Wardrobe

We are almost there, folks! The season of bright and bold is upon us. After spending a week in California earlier this month, I am itching to pull out my favorite spring pieces and put them into rotation. Today, I am sharing with you a few ways you can begin to sneak some fresh spring […]

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March
21

3 Spring Fashion Trends to Look for at Goodwill

Fashionistas, as you might know, I LOVE marching to the beat of my own fashion drum. In between making my own trends and rocking all vintage, I sometimes find it hard to keep up with fashion fads because I know they can be fleeting. This year, however, I’m really feeling the spring 2018 Fashion Week […]

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March
2

Fashionista Friday: Pants for the Spring

It’s March, baby! And with spring just around the corner, it’s time to start building a wardrobe for warmer weather! This week’s Fashionista Friday, Chanae Badu, highlights a hip look accentuating a variety of gems including one staple from Goodwill! Chanae is a fashion lover with a keen eye for all things designer. She is […]

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February
22

Guest Blogger: Honeymoon Style on a Budget

Fashionistas, 2017 was an incredibly exciting year for me: I got ENGAGED! I am so happy to have my special guy, Marc – forever! We are getting married on Memorial Day weekend in our quaint hometown in Southern Maryland. While planning a wedding is super exciting – I will share more about that in coming […]

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