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May
8

Get Ready to Swap And Shop! 3 Big Tips for Attending the DCGF Clothing Swap

Fashionistas, in just a handful of weeks I’ll be hosting another yearly clothing swap! At this event you’ll be able to exchange your gently used clothing and accessories with other fashionable individuals in the area. My last swap was a smashing success! Ladies from the area brought home boatloads of gems to kick off the […]

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April
24

Bowie Anniversary Goodwill Visit + Spring $15 Outfit Challenge

Fashionistas, this past Saturday marked the one anniversary of the grand opening of the Goodwill retail store in Bowie, MD.  To celebrate this amazing accomplishment they offered a 50% off all donated goods sale. You know I was there! Do you remember the store’s exciting grand opening last year? It was filled with eager customers, […]

Bowie Anniversary Goodwill Visit + Spring $15 Outfit Challenge
March
24

Fashionista Friday: Elizabeth’s Eclectic Philly Spring Outfits

Fashionistas, it’s official! Spring is now here and it’s time to start whipping out those lighter threads! Floral: check. Swing skirts: check. Everything is back in season. And today’s Fashionista Friday is already pulling out all the stops. Elizabeth, a Philly-based Goodwill lover, is showing us how to put together some amazing Goodwill-inclusive ensembles for […]

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March
22

Free People Cropped Whitetail Woven Sweater

I always keep one sweater out during the spring time; just in case there’s one of those brisk, cold evenings you thought would stay in January. Today’s #MyGoodwillFind would definitely be perfect for just such an evening. Buy It Now This is an oversized, cropped, Free People sweater with a neutral color palette and has […]

Free People Cropped Whitetail Woven Sweater
January
30

The DCGF Goes to Texas!

Fashionistas, just last night (early this morning?!), I arrived back from Dallas, TX and guess what?! I visited four Goodwill stores on my weekend-long trip! On my store trips I definitely made sure to sport my DC Goodwill gems and represented the East Coast.  It made me feel good to show off my Goodwill threads […]

The DCGF Goes to Texas!
September
6

Recap: Annandale Rd, VA Goodwill Meetup

On the last Saturday of August, a bunch of local Goodwill fashionistas of all ages hit up one of the less talked about Goodwills; the Falls Church store located on Annandale Rd. The exterior is fresh and inviting, with the inside being extremely organized. The staff at this particular spot is always especially friendly when […]

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August
4

TBT: Edited for Goodwill Pop-Up Shop!

Dearest fashionistas, I look back to about a year ago and I remember the joy I felt learning that I would be able to be a part of the Goodwill community and be given the opportunity to be the DC Goodwill Fashionista, sharing all my tips and tricks for smart Goodwill shopping. Upon learning of […]

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December
17

Guest Blogger: 5 Tips to Find the Perfect Conversation Piece for Your Home

You’re all moved in and ready to make your house a home. But you have a limited budget: Goodwill to the rescue! Here are five tips to make the most of your search and find that perfect conversation piece that will have all your new visitors touching, poking, and talking. 1) Timing is Everything The […]

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December
4

Fashionista Friday: Stephanie’s Cold Weather Beautiful Blue Look

Today’s Fashionista Friday is a beautiful and gorgeous Atlanta momma who loves makeup, food, all things DIY and shopping. Hailing out of the the great state of Georgia, Stephanie is a master at putting together outfits with Goodwill pieces that look like they were purchased straight from the racks new with tags. Image from Stephanie’s […]

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October
16

Fashionista Friday: Aysia’s Brand New Leather Oscar de la Renta Skirt

Holy cow! I’m so jealous of today’s Friday Fashionista’s designer find. On Facebook, I saw her one-of-a-kind luxurious score and instantly fell in love. I thought, “How could I NOT feature this?!” To give you the feeling I had the moment I saw this beauty, I’m sharing this gem with you, dear readers, today. Local […]

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