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5 Under $5: Best of September

Fashionistas, September came and went. Can you believe it’s now almost November?  Filled with Meetups and fashion events, this past September has been a truly great one at Goodwill. Here are five of my most favorite finds under $5: 1.) What I Wore to Afropunk: Vintage Micro-Mini In late August/early September, I attended Brooklyn’s Afropunk […]

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Prada Peasant Pleated Dusty Pink A-Line Skirt

It’s designer time! Today’s #MyGoodwillFind has me swooning because it’s by one of my all-time favorite high-end designers; the timeless and fabulous Prada! This Italian brand has been around for decades yet it’s rare I find the label at Goodwill stores. I think this is because it’s a high-end designer brand and fashionistas usually want […]

Prada Peasant Pleated Dusty Pink A-Line Skirt collage

The Bowie, MD Goodwill Summer Meetup Recap!

Last Saturday, all of us DC Goodwill Fashionistas hit the racks of Goodwill of Greater Washington’s newest Goodwill location, the Bowie, MD store! The grand opening a few months ago was a smashing success with hundreds of patrons, so I wanted this location to be our next monthly stop! And wow, was it as fun […]


Thinking Ahead to Spring: The Color Orange

I hear that a lot of snow will be gracing the DC area on Friday and Saturday and while I don’t mind snow, I prefer warmer weather. My favorite seasons are fall and spring, so spring is definitely on my mind since it is the next season coming up. Lately on the blog, I feel […]

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A certain stripe

If you’re ready to savor the nautical side of summer, this skirt has got you covered! While I do love the stripes, the price has got to be the best part. This J.Crew skirt is just from last spring, and would have cost you at least $75 to buy it new. This Goodwill bargain (size […]

J.Crew striped skirt from Goodwill

Secret garden

This skirt has me swooning for spring, but not worrying about the DC’s finicky weather. Imagine yourself in a garden maze filled with flowering vines, topiaries, and fountains. Now imagine doing that in early spring without your legs freezing. It’s all possible with this skirt! The secret is corduroy. This cotton corduroy skirt is the […]

Corduroy skirt from Goodwill

Blending in

Not that the weather wants to baring your legs these days…but if you’re daring, get ready to show off those gams in this great Goodwill find. This Ann Taylor skirt has a straight shape and just two flaps at the hip. Its simple shape keeps all the attention on the eye-catching pattern: somewhere between animal […]

Ann Taylor skirt

Sweet lemon

Here’s another great Goodwill find that will brighten up your winter and help you ease into springtime. This lemon-yellow skirt has a pencil shape, but shakes things up with an overlapping, asymmetrical hemline. A floral pattern is embossed throughout. A wide waistband and just a few little tucks work to distract from any tummy insecurities. […]

Goodwill skirt

Pretty polished peplum

Mix up your wardrobe for work or date night with this little number! This dress gives the illusion of a whole outfit in one convenient garment. Your peers will think you bought a fancy suit but in reality—you got a snazzy bargain dress at Goodwill. Made by Chic-Land (size medium), there’s a lot to love […]

Cap sleeve dress

Festive foil

How fancy is this skirt? (So fancy.) How bad does it need to get into your closet? (So bad.) It’s another Goodwill find that’s perfect for a New Year’s Eve soiree! This Ann Taylor Loft pencil skirt is a rayon blend in a size 12. It’s a creamy ivory, but covered with a beautiful floral […]

Ann Taylor skirt from Goodwill
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