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May
25

Happy Memorial Day!

  I’m taking the day off  to remember our service members and to celebrate the unofficial start of summer. I hope you enjoy your day and spend it with family and friends! Happy Memorial Day to you all, my dearest readers! I’ll be back tomorrow with somethings really exciting that comes in the form of a […]

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May
22

Fashionista Friday: Kimberly’s Designer Gem Haul

Today’s Fashionista Friday gal graciously shared her most recent #mygoodwillfinds with me via my Facebook wall and they are beyond worthy of a savvy shopping DC Goodwill Fashionista crown. Last week’s mention, Alex, found some incredible designer purses at her local Goodwill and I am proud to announce that yet another fellow savvy shopper has […]

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May
21

Guest Blogger: Love it or Leave it – Athleisure

“Sweatpants are a sign of defeat.  You lost control of your life so you bought some sweatpants.” Clearly Karl Lagerfeld is not on board with athleisure, but Rihanna, Karlie Kloss, and Kendall Jenner are rocking this trend for the paparazzi.  Let’s take a closer look at this trend that is storming the fashion world. The […]

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May
20

Simple Staple Silence + Noise Dress

You know, dear readers, I talk a lot about how shopping for pieces that are versatile is the first commandment of budget shopping. The wild and wacky have their place in our closets, don’t get me wrong. But where we find savings by stretching our dollars are in pieces that can be transformed with add-ons. […]

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May
19

Staying Chic in the AC Chill

It’s that time of year, fashionistas, where checking the weather is a must before heading anywhere. May can be incredibly unpredictable when it comes to temperatures both indoors and out. If you’re like me and are working indoors all day, May can be just downright uncomfortable as you are excitedly dressed for summer but find […]

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May
18

Clogs Make a Comeback

Dear readers, I have some exciting news today! As I was partaking in my usual perusal of fashion headlines, I spotted something that made me revel in a moment of nostalgic bliss. It read “Return of the Clog” and I couldn’t help by get lost in a childhood memory. You see, clogs were my absolute […]

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May
15

Fashionista Friday: Alex’s Vintage Dooney & Burke Scores

Today’s Fashionista Friday mention goes way down to the South! Alex posted some of her recent Dooney and Burke bag scores from her local Goodwill store in Columbus, Georgia and I just had to share them with you! I often admire my reader’s accessory finds and this haul of authentic designer bags for pennies on […]

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May
14

Guest Blogger: Goodwill Lamp DIY Transformation

The Background Last year, my husband and I bought our first home.  Ever since then, I’ve been on the hunt for ways to decorate our humble abode that won’t break the bank.  Most of our savings went into the down payment and closing costs so the past year has been spent slowing decorating our house […]

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May
13

Jackie O in J. Crew

I’m over here channeling my inner Jackie O for today’s My Goodwill Find feature. Two things I have a love affair for in the fashion world: J. Crew and the classics. Put those two together and you’ve got yourself a piece you cannot go on without in the form of today’s find. This frock features […]

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May
12

The Shirtdress – A perfect busy gal staple

I’ve got a trend to share that deserves a place in the busy gal’s wardrobe. I love all-in-one outfit pieces not only because they’re easy but more importantly because they’re savvy! Shopping for a dress at Goodwill for $8.99 is the most cost effective way to dress on a dime. Not that a $4.99 top […]

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