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September
8

5 Under $5: What I Wore to Afropunk

Fashionistas, last weekend I traveled to New York City to visit my brother as well as attend the famous lifestyle, fashion, and music festival: Afropunk Fest. This Brooklyn-based festival has been around for multiple decades touting excellent ethics, showcasing incredible bands, and being a platform for experimental, fun fashion. This two-day event is quite the […]

5 Under $5: What I Wore to Afropunk
May
30

Memorial Day Weekend 50% Off Finds

Fashionistas, this Memorial Day weekend was VERY productive for me. I wrote a lot, took many pictures, caught up on sleep, and most importantly… I started to embark on a massive closet cleanup and organization adventure! I’m not quite done yet as I have many gems left to sort. But I’m rearranging my clothing rack […]

Memorial Day Weekend 50% Off Finds
September
16

Fashionista Friday: It’s a Pink and Gray Kinda Day

When perusing the #MyGoodwillFind hashtag on Instagram, I came across a fashionista’s profile that I have not seen before, which made me super happy. I love discovering accounts of other Goodwill lovers like myself, who have a unique sense of style. Morrissal Music’s account in particular is peppered with pretty objects, Goodwill items and general lifestyle […]

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August
12

Fashionista Friday: Michele’s Chambray Poolside Goodwill Look

We have a few more days to soak up the sun fashionistas, and today’s Fashionista Friday is showing us how to do that in Goodwill style. Michele, a fashionista hailing from New Jersey, is a Goodwill fanatic and lover of all things fashion. She’s a fitness enthusiast with a passion for bargain shopping and name […]

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April
25

Get Ready to Shop! Goodwill Opens in Bowie, MD!

This past weekend, Prince George’s County got its very first DC Goodwill location in Bowie, MD, and let me tell you, the grand opening was off the chain! Upon arriving at the store a little bit before its opening, my excitement hit an all-time high when I saw an eager line of Goodwill lovers ready […]

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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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October
2

Fashionista Friday: Laniece’s Floral Flair!

Dearest readers, the biggest way to be featured on this column is to use the #MyGoodwillFind hashtag on any social media channel. To find you, we’ll search this tag, and voila, you’ll be on here! That being said, when flipping through the channel, Laniece’s looks have always appeared. She rocks any bright and colorful outfits […]

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August
17

8 Signs You’re a Goodwill Fashionista

Dear readers, although I am the DC Goodwill Fashionista blogger, I’m certainly not the only Goodwill Fashionista in the community! In taking this new role, my belief is that through this endeavor, I want to help represent all Goodwill Fashionistas out there and spread the word about Goodwill gems, our mission, and help grow the […]

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July
3

Inspiration: Fourth of July Style

“I don’t think you need to drop a ton of money to feel stylish or put-together and that’s always been my mindset.”  I couldn’t agree more with Brittany, the woman behind the popular blog and Instagram, Thrifts and Threads.  She has a great mix of classic and on trend pieces and loves to mix and […]

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July
2

Guest Blogger: The Best Brands for Curvy Petites

Being a petite lady with curves is at times a unique challenge, when it comes to fashion. Most petite clothes are geared toward all-over petites, but with my hips and chest I’ll never be considered waif-like. The most direct solution – tailor, tailor, tailor – is useful, but expensive. The best way I’ve found to […]

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