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Sunday Swap & Shop Snapshot

With school out, temperatures rising, and the summer months finally here, it’s easy to spend, spend, spend buying new summer threads and treats. It all certainly can get quite expensive. And while there is nothing wrong with treating yourself, there’s no reason why we can’t amp up and refresh our wardrobe with new clothes without […]

Sunday Swap & Shop Snapshot

The DCGF Swap & Shop Event Recap

With school coming back in session, it’s easy to spend, spend, spend. Buying books, clothes, furniture….it all can get quite expensive. Despite all of these costs, there’s no reason why we can’t amp up our wardrobe and refresh it with new clothes without feeling stressed about the next credit card bill. And that’s what yesterday’s […]

Goovin' and swappin'

The Politics of Fashion premiere

Shattering the visage of Washington as a city of stuffy women in conservative suits and commuter sneaks, Elaine Mensah’s new documentary, The Politics of Fashion: DC Boxed (produced by Svelte, Inc.), shines light on the creative spirit of the fashion industry in the District. Tuesday evening, I had the pleasure of attending the premiere of the […]


Guest Blogger: My Shopping Helps Goodwill

There are many reasons I feel passionately about shopping at Goodwill.  Not only do I get a huge bang for my buck, but the profits are passed forward to train people , help them find employment and to keep good jobs.  3 MILLION people, in fact!  That’s really awesome!  It makes me feel good to […]