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January
6

Buttery Luscious Oxblood Red Moto Jacket

Fashionistas, as the weather gets colder and colder, one cannot stock up enough on outerwear. I’m a such a sucker for jackets of all shapes, colors and sizes. They can match anything and everything; plus, they can be worn pretty much for all seasons besides the summer. Today’s My Goodwill Find is an outerwear gem […]

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January
31

Fashionista Friday: Whitney’s Calvin Klein trench coat

Loyal Goodwill shopper Whitney turned my head this week with her recent purchase from the Annandale store. While helping her husband shop for slacks, she was distracted by a vibrant trench coat on the “boutique” rack. Who can resist Goodwill finds hand-picked by store employees? After all, they see everything that comes through the door! […]

Goodwill trench coat
January
24

Fashionista Friday: Adam’s groovy jacket

Today’s Fashionista Friday story is one best told in photos. I stumbled across Adam’s (@montrosemaloney on Twitter) tweet that declared “The #awesome things you find at the #goodwill.” Well, obviously I needed to know what this Michigander found. Behold: Maroon suede. Gold spotted trim. Faux fur all over the place. Now that we’ve experienced Polar […]

Groovy Goodwill jacket
September
27

Guest Blogger: Polished and Fashionable for Less

What a whirlwind week!  Tuesday’s event was a smashing success and I couldn’t be more proud of the models who walked the runway in their amazing ensembles pulled directly from the racks of local Goodwill stores.  With their mod hair and makeup – and music by DJ Femia and saxophonist Johnny Long – these women […]

black sequin dress
September
18

On finding fashion with function at Goodwill

Earlier this year, I visited Goodwill’s Annandale store to pick out Good Buy selections for the summer. But as you probably know, Goodwill carries year-round goods. So if you’re looking for a particular season’s styles, you may find winter coats just a few racks away from strappy sandals. It’s a part of the thrill of […]

Plaid vest from Goodwill
June
12

Summer rain solutions that you’ll love to wear

Summer Rain Solutions by dcgf featuring asos I got caught in the rain on Monday. It was bad. I had my trusty travel-size umbrella, but my shorts, thin t-shirt, and Chuck Taylors just weren’t ready for the DC summer downpour (or, in my case, several rounds of downpour). It got me thinking about rain gear. […]

Summer Rain Solutions
October
2

Candy cape

Are you ready to break the mold for outerwear this season? This cape (place a bid here!) will have you ready to battle the cold temps in style. Signature by Harve Benard is the American brand behind this cape, a size medium. It’s 100 percent wool, so it’ll keep you toasty from head to almost-toes. […]

Pink cape