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June
17

A Quick Guide to Shopping Vintage This Summer

Fashionistas, I’ve been talking a lot about ways to style vintage Goodwill finds for the summer, but not everyone may know exactly how to spot THE best vintage gems at Goodwill. So, as a reminder, here is a guide on ways to spot authentic unique vintage items at Goodwill.  As we know, vintage pieces (clothing, […]

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March
19

The $9 LBD From Goodwill that Turned Heads!

Unlike past years, this year seems to be filled with special events in which I’m VERY excited to attend. Why am I excited??! Because I finally have the opportunity to rock my fancy dresses from Goodwill! Finally, a reason to take them out of my closet for a spotlight!  The dress code for the special […]

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March
14

What I Wore: Statement Pants

I’m on a roll when it comes to vintage pants! Last week, I showcased a museum look featuring vintage pants scored at a monthly DC Goodwill Meetup. I hit the jackpot AGAIN at last month’s Manassas, VA Meetup when I found these flowy, 80’s wide-leg pants. Originally spotted by another fashionista, these $5 pants were […]

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December
11

Designer on a Dime: Vintage Yves Saint Laurent Part 2

Fashionistas, as I mentioned in my Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent posts back in October, I hit the ultimate vintage and modern designer jackpot at one of the Maryland Goodwill stores, which still continues to bare me fruit! Even though few months have passed, I still cannot believe what I found! I still think back and fantasize […]

Vintage Yves Saint Laurent
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 […]

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October
16

It’s Chanel, Baby!

Fashionistas, a few Fridays ago, I hit the ultimate vintage and modern designer jackpot at Goodwill. To be honest, I still can’t believe what I found! The haul I scored was one of the best ones I’ve ever gotten. To look back at the success and share my finds with you, I’m doing a multi-post series […]

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April
24

Bowie Anniversary Goodwill Visit + Spring $15 Outfit Challenge

Fashionistas, this past Saturday marked the one anniversary of the grand opening of the Goodwill retail store in Bowie, MD.  To celebrate this amazing accomplishment they offered a 50% off all donated goods sale. You know I was there! Do you remember the store’s exciting grand opening last year? It was filled with eager customers, […]

Bowie Anniversary Goodwill Visit + Spring $15 Outfit Challenge
January
25

Sassy Pink and Black Deco Dress

I hadn’t heard about The Clothing Company until I found this week’s #MyGoodwillFind. After looking it up online I couldn’t help but in love with their whole LA-inspired fashion line! Each dress has a particular, modern, classy cut composed of unique patterns and fabrics. From this brand, I found a boutique dress in a size […]

Sassy Pink and Black Deco Dress
November
11

Fashionista Friday: Alison’s Victorian Lace & Quilted Combo

Lace is a texture that I will never get tired of. It comes in so many shapes, forms, textures, and patterns that no two pieces of material are the same. Not only is lace a unique showstopper by nature but it can be used in so many applications as well. The fabric can be worn […]

Fashionista Friday: Alison's Victorian Lace & Quilted Combo
March
8

The Evolution of Chunky Sandals

For the past couple of years or more, chunky sandals have been all the rage, and this season is no exception. It seems every year, this style continuously evolves, becoming more loud and futuristic. Designers are experimenting with textures and materials so much that each style I see is another sculptural wearable experience. Despite the […]

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