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November
7

Guest Blogger: Buying & Styling a Bar Cart with Goodwill

I have an odd obsession with bar carts, despite the fact that I cannot make a cocktail for the life of me.  I love the way they look in a home, and I love finding unique, Goodwill treasures to put on them.  Not interested in having your own home happy hour?  No problem!  Bar carts […]

bar cart
November
6

October Meetup Recap: Fairfax, VA!

To finish off the month of October on a high note, my fellow DC fashionistas, fashionistos, and I hit the Goodwill racks on Saturday morning, October 28th for my monthly Meetup series at the Fairfax location just off of Main Street. And as usual, this event was a success with shoppers leaving with full carts […]

coach-booties
November
3

Fashionista Friday: Everyday-Wear Black Hunter Snow Booties

Now that fall is in full swing, fashionistas, one needs to properly prep for the upcoming snowy winter season. You might think it’s a little too far in advance to prepare, but with Goodwill shopping, it’s never too early to start stocking up on warm weather gear. Especially when it’s a well known brand and […]

hunter boots
November
1

Cynthia Steffe Emerald Green Shimmery Ruffles

I’m already trying to figure out what I’m going to wear to my office’s holiday party. I have a few options already picked out but I haven’t quite decided on THE dress to wear just yet. Luckily, I have over a month. I figured my other fashionistas were in the same headspace, so I’m sharing […]

cynthia-steffe
October
31

Guest Blogger: Here’s Your Cup of Tea: Transformed Tea Cups, Mugs Light Up the Holidays

Candlelight always adds flickering, shimmering ambiance to any event.  These unique candles are sure to spark smiles when added to your Thanksgiving table, included in your holiday décor or given as Christmas gifts. Goodwill has so many wonderful cups, mugs and other containers that can be turned into one-of-a-kind candles. Pick a teacup that matches […]

Goodwill blog tea cup candles blue
October
30

Designer on a Dime: Vintage Yves Saint Laurent

Fashionistas, as I mentioned in my Chanel post last Monday, I hit the ultimate vintage and modern designer jackpot at one of the Maryland Goodwill stores. Even weeks later, I still can’t believe what I found! I still dream about the moment when I first found my gems on a new rack of items hitting […]

yves saint laurent
October
27

Fashionista Friday: Mix-n-Match Vintage Plates

  Fashionistas, we’re bringing it back! To mix it up this season, I’m bringing back the Fashionista Friday column to pay to true respect that fashionistas deserve when posting their Goodwill finds for me to see online. Dinner party worthy #mixnmatch #mygoodwillfind A post shared by What The Flip Furniture Design (@whattheflipdc) on Sep 30, […]

vintage plates from Goodwill
October
25

Majestic Floral Zara Daisy Blazer

Who says you can’t wear bright and cheery colors in the fall, fashionistas?! Not me. I’m all about breaking the fashion rules.   Buy Floral Zara Jacket Today’s #MyGoodwillFind is a whimsical gem with bright pink, blue, and yellow florals printed on a blazer with gold buttons. It’s longer than a typical blazer and cinches […]

zara floral blazer
October
24

Guest Blogger: Creating a Gallery Wall of Art with Goodwill

I love the look of a well-styled gallery wall.  A gallery wall can be made up of paintings, prints, photographs, or other artwork.  I have a few gallery walls around my home of varying sizes, and I’ve purchased almost all of the components at various secondhand stores over the years.  It can sometimes feel daunting […]

frames
October
23

3-Step Moto Jacket Transformation

Fashionistas with Halloween coming up in just a few short weeks, it only makes sense to start thinking about DIY costumes along with upcycling home decor. Recently, I completed one that was fun, easy, and only took three steps! A few weeks ago, I found a moto jacket at a DC Goodwill that fit perfectly. […]

motorcycle jacket with supplies
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