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Halloween

October
3

Guest Blogger: “Mum-mies the Word” with Transformed Candle Holders

Looking for an easy, Halloween-themed project for your kids?  Don’t be afraid—we have the project for you! Take clear glass containers and make them frightfully fun as the Mummy Family! Visit the glass wares aisle of your friendly neighborhood Goodwill to scare up some clear, glass containers and bring them back to life as Mummy […]

Guest Blogger: “Mum-mies the Word” with Transformed Candle Holders
October
17

Who should I be for Halloween, Fashionistas? Help!

Dearest readers, Halloween is next week and I have no idea who to be! I know Goodwill will be my go-to place for a costume, but I honestly don’t even know where to begin! Are you having this issue, fashionistas? If so, you know my pain. So I’m looking to YOU to help me decide! […]

Who Should I be for Halloween? Grace Jones as Mayday
September
29

Guest Blogger: What a dish! Random DIY pieces become talk of the Tea

Here’s a super easy, really fun project for DIYers of all ages.   The result is a one-of-a-kind serving tray, created in just an hour and a half, that is sure to get many “Oohs!” and “Aahs!” What do you need?  For each serving tray, select three dishes of varying sizes going from bigger to smaller […]

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November
2

My “Night after Halloween” Outfit

Holy cow, dear readers! What a weekend! I hope everyone had a safe and fun Halloween filled with activities, tricks and treats. Usually on Halloweekend, I like to keep it low key, by just watching movies and eating snacks. This year, however, I decided to jam my weekend with event after event. Oh my! On Friday […]

PicMonkey Collage
October
30

Fashionista Friday: Michelle, the Style Challenge Queen

Happy almost Halloween fashionistas! Today’s SoCal Fashionista Friday is an avid Goodwill shopper who is always ready to tackle a Style Challenge. She’s done so many of them, including a bunch of Halloween ones  :). So what’s a Style Challenge, you ask? It’s an activity that any fashionista can take part in. What happens is, […]

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September
29

Six Under Six: Housewares to Refresh Your Living Space this Season

Fashionistas, I’m always trying to refresh my living space with items that either go with the season, or simply fit my current tastes. Large pieces of furniture can be incredibly expensive and difficult to move and store, so I opt for small housewares to give my home some extra spunk. If you’re like me and […]

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October
14

Trendy Tuesday: Strength in Numbers, Halloween Group Costumes on a Budget!

If you’re planning on running around the spooky streets on Halloween with your fellow ghoulish friends, I’ve got some fun and affordable costumes for you today that you can surely scrounge up from your local Goodwill. My Mom always told us “strength in numbers” whenever we’d go out gallivanting on Halloween – with these group […]

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October
9

Guest Blogger: Halloween Party Decor from Goodwill

Halloween was a blast last year. It’s one of my favorite holidays. We had so much fun decorating for and throwing our Halloween party and I thought I’d share some highlights with you. I purchased candlesticks from Goodwill and painted them black. I also found dripping blood candles and I was thrilled until they dripped […]

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October
30

Goodwill Halloween costume: Last-minute Macklemore

Stuck on the brink of Halloween with no costume? No time to warm up the glue gun and get crafty? I can save you. Go to Goodwill, or dig into the back of your closet. Find the most ridiculous things you can put together into a single outfit. Pile it on top of yourself. You […]

Macklemore costume from Goodwill
October
28

Goodwill Halloween costumes: Occupational hazards

I spent a lot of time in my younger years using Halloween as my personal “career day.” I loved costumes that were all about an occupation, whether realistic or out of this world. Here are some cool costumes you can pick up at Goodwill—or maybe even from the depths of your own closet. You’ll be […]

Park ranger costume from Goodwill
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