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September
2

Using Upcycled Accessories for Your Themed Space

Transformed items to add personality and pizazz to your place for just a few dollars.  For just around $150, an apartment went from bland to beautiful with items given a second chance in this exciting DIY project. Ability level:  Easy to moderate Age Level:  Kids of all ages with some painting, decoupaging supervision Items needed: Lamps Artwork […]

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July
15

Furniture and Fabric—A Perfect Fit! 

Goodwill is one of my favorite furniture stores, but did you know it is an awesome fabric store too?  I found a little bench in the Furniture section at my local Goodwill store recently. I liked the cute shape and size, but the fabric looked like it belonged in the waiting room of a doctor’s office. I […]

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March
16

Fashionista Friday: Right Round Like a Record Player

For this Fashionista Friday feature, I wanted to showcase something other than apparel; rather a fashionista that snagged something I’ve been looking for at Goodwill for months – a functioning record player! I found today’s item while perusing the #MyGoodwillFind hashtag, and among all the great fashion finds, I spotted this musical beauty in my […]

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November
6

Fashionista Friday: DIY Fall Home Upcycle Edition

Dear readers, I know I haven’t posted about DIY projects often, but I’m certainly gonna start! I’m a BIG lover of everything DIY and transformations. There’s nothing like finding a gem that’s affordable at Goodwill and bringing to another level with a little bit of TLC. That all being said, when perusing the #MyGoodwillFind on […]

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April
24

Can Goodwill help make a house (well, a studio apartment) a home?

Life is taking me on a little journey, dear reader. Turns out, living in a house with three boys isn’t all the New Girl television series has it cracked up to be. So I’m escaping with my sanity (mostly) intact, to my own little abode. The catch is, for the past few years, all my housewares have […]

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