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May
29

Guest Blogger: Step into summer

I want to take this opportunity in my last guest post to thank our current DC Goodwill Fashionista for serving this community of readers over the past three years. Her work on this blog has not only enticed me to become an avid shopper of the amazing Goodwill of Greater Washington stores but more importantly, […]

Marc Jacobs Spring 2014
May
24

Fashionista Friday: Iris

It’s especially exciting to share sightings of Goodwill employees sporting Goodwill finds! We recently spotted Iris from Goodwill Industries International in an ensemble full of glamour but just right for work. Iris found this Michael Kors dress at one of our local stores, and lucky for her—it’s a great fit! The sleeveless shift style is […]

Fashionista Friday in Goodwill dress
May
14

Zip it up!

How about something a little different, ladies? I’ve been thinking about zippers ever since I stumbled across a cool utilitarian dress earlier this year. This find is similar, with a bit more spark! Thanks to a kind donor, I can offer you this MICHAEL Michael Kors dress (buy it now here!) in a warm burnt […]

Orange MK Dress 1
January
9

Who will design Michelle Obama’s second inaugural ball gown?

President Obama’s second inauguration this month won’t be quite as glitzy and glamorous as his first round of parties in 2009. After all, the economy is not so great, and it would look bad to get all-out lavish around Washington. But that doesn’t mean we’re not getting dressed up! Well, I probably won’t be—but Mrs. […]

Elie Saab Fall Couture 2012
October
18

Guest Blogger: History Repeats Itself

The adage, “history repeats itself,” has proven true when it comes to style. For decades designers have drawn inspiration from the tale of fashion’s, past particularly when it comes to accessories. From the silk scarf to the boxed handbag, nothing is new under the sun. This is why it should come as no surprise to […]

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September
28

Fashionista Friday: Samantha

Are you feeling the love in your local Goodwill store? All those bargains! All those treasures! So many happy shoppers! I may be losing it, but it’s hard not to be over the moon for happy newlyweds. Our Development Assistant, Samantha, just returned from her honeymoon and sent us a picture of her Goodwill finds […]

Goodwill honeymoon
March
30

Best of Guest Blogger: Window Shopping in New York: Blogger Influence

If the current fashion season were a movie, then storefront windows would be its trailer. They edit the season down to its essential elements “ the main players, the wow moments, the overall mood” and, like a good preview, they do it with an eye to audience appeal. I like this analogy because it’s good […]

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