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February
27

Guest Blogger: Decoupaging Furniture

Many furniture companies create items in neutral (and dull!) tones to appeal to the mass market.  Why settle for the predictable when you can take a mainstream item and turn it into a masterpiece with paper and paint? Through a process called “decoupaging,” you can give new life to furniture that seems to fade into […]

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January
22

Store Spotlight: Annandale Road Goodwill

The DCGF’s Take: Dear readers, if you’re itching for a new Goodwill shop to frequent – I’ve got the low down on a Falls Church, VA location. This store is located right off of Annandale Road (not actually in Annandale!). Don’t fret about parking at this location because it is one of the newer stores […]

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December
12

Friday Furnishings: tu-anh’s fashionable Goodwill Facelifts

tu-anh is no stranger to Goodwill. She’s been the creative stylist behind the Fashion of Goodwill Annual Runway Show for years and now she’s finally opened up her own boutique in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. Now, tu-anh wouldn’t be the unwavering supporter of Goodwill that she is without giving her special sanctuary a little touch […]

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