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3 Reasons Why You Should Buy Your Jeans at Goodwill

Dear readers, there are a few pieces in my wardrobe that I consider true staple pieces and a quality pair of dark wash denim jeans is absolutely one of them.  While I am usually one to shop for style over designer, I have to admit that there are few designer denim brands that can’t be […]

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Fashionista Friday: Ranisha’s Off the Shoulder Sweater Action

Fashionistas, one item I will ALWAYS have in my closet, no matter the year or decade, is a black oversized sweater for layering with leggings and jeans. This one item is timeless and versatile for many occasions. It can be paired with almost any color, pattern, or texture. I, for one, love to rock my […]

Fashionista Friday: Ranisha's Off the Shoulder Sweater Action

The Art of Goodwill Shopping: 8 Easy Steps

Goodwill shopping is therapeutic, fun and rewarding for me. Building my wardrobe with great bargains like this red-coral trench is always the way to go. You’ll see snapshots of some of my favorite thrifted items throughout this post – most from Goodwill locations around the Northern Virginia area. Some of my friends and clients find […]

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Fashionista Friday: Sara’s Eye for Funky Classic Style

Dearest readers, I’ve had quite a long and eventful week. Let’s just say, TGIF! Are you feeling me, fashionistas?! To bring in summer relaxing and “it’s the weekend!” cheer, I’m featuring a Fashionista Friday today, who I first spotted on Instagram this past summer. As I look back on all Sara’s Goodwill warm and cheerful […]


Fringe and Frills Free People Boho Top

Dear readers, do you love fringe but hate how it always decorates the bottom of clothing, leaving the strings to get caught in everything? Luckily, today’s My Goodwill Find has the fringe look, but sports it in a way that’s more practical and doesn’t get dragged on the floor. Buy It Now This small boho […]

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Freedom in blue jeans

Does your summer wardrobe need a bit of “flare?” This pair of denim is a perfect fit! Whether your style is boho-chic or slouchy-nautical (it’s a thing, I coined it, join the revolution!), these bell bottoms (buy it here!) will definitely be an attention-grabber. A size 28, this five-pocket style has slight whiskering at the […]

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Daredevil denim

Are skinny jeans a staple in your casual wardrobe? This pair (buy it now here!) by Guess will be your go-to pair at a Goodwill price! These Daredevil skinny-leg jeans are a size 32, which is about a size 12. The dark denim wash is perfect for casual occasions of any kind, or even for […]

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The golden touch

Today’s Good Buy of the Week is a set! Why, you ask? Well, dear reader, it’s because we don’t like to leave our mannequins half-dressed. Also, this jacket and jeans combo is rather nice. Let’s focus on the top half first. This tan jacket (purchase here!) has a Mandarin collar and just a bit of […]

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Totally Tory

Printed denim hit the racks last spring, and it doesn’t look like it’ll be going anywhere soon. A fun print can give jeans a more put-together look, although I like to think you’re always put-together with a pair of jeans that fits well! But enough about me. Here we have a pair of skinny jeans […]

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Super blue jeans

Are you a fan of colored denim? Is regular old blue just not enough for your colorful wardrobe? Have I got the jeans for you, dear reader. These BDG Grazer jeans (size 25) are mid-rise, super-skinny jeans with a lot of stretch. Exclusive to Urban Outfitters, they usually run about $58 a pair. With UO […]

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