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February
20

Guest Blogger: What’s Coming this Spring in Menswear

After this particularly tough winter, I think we are all especially looking forward to spring this year! As new spring items are arriving daily in my store, we are eagerly getting these items ready and displayed, relishing the change of seasons. The bright spring colors we’re seeing remind us warmer and brighter days will soon […]

Spring Menswear
June
6

Best of Guest Blogger: Teens Thrift, too!

Hello Fashionista readers!!! For anyone who thinks blazers are only for the workplace and high-waisted shorts are only for “hipsters,” keep reading this blog!!!! When spring arrives so do numerous new trends and don’t get me wrong, I love being trendy, but the real thrill I get from fashion are the basics that I get […]

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May
28

A vintage image

Sometimes you want that nostalgic look with the convenience of a modern garment. Take for instance this dress (buy it now here!)—it looks vintage, but it’s a modern imposter. A very pretty imposter. A size 1, this dainty dress is just right for a petite lady who prefers a delicate print. Tiny flowers in red, […]

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May
17

Fashionista Friday: Philip

It’s always a fine occasion when we get to check out what a gentleman has found at Goodwill. This Friday, Philip takes Fashionisto honors for his dapper ensemble. Philip first tweeted his fabulous Goodwill finds from our Glebe Road store, where he found a suit coat, shirt and suspenders for just under $20: @thephilipjones: Poppin’ […]

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May
16

Guest Blogger: Summer, Sunshine, Sandals, Sexy!!!!

Without sweaters, coats, gloves, scarves or any other heavy winter layers to worry about, summer is the one time of the year when you can slip on a sexy sun dress and let your accessories complete you look. It’s getting warm by the day, so time for sandals and showing off your pretty feet. But remember, you can’t slide them on and walk out […]

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May
15

A comfortable clutch—why didn’t I think of that?

Ever see something on the rack at your favorite store and think, “I wish I had designed that. Why didn’t I think of that?” One of those moments hit me like a very fashionable brick. My main squeeze The Cut slipped this little gem into the end of yesterday’s schedule: a designer clutch like I […]

Narciso Rodriguez boomerang clutch
May
13

Make the most of your end-of-season bargains right now

Today I bring you a lesson in patience, dear readers. More like a lesson about impatience—my own. But there’s fashion wisdom in here, I promise. A few weeks ago I was browsing everyone’s favorite discount shoe website, itching to spend a store credit and always willing to spare a few minutes to check out the […]

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