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December
15

Fashionista Friday: The Low Low Style’s Goodwill Winter Coat and Bag

Kelly-Lynne, this week’s Fashionista Friday, is a local Goodwill supporter, fashion blogger, journalist and lover of all things secondhand. I cant believe we have not met yet! She’s a gorgeous Goodwill vixen who has a serious eye for style and pulling together fun, yet, classic looks. I first found her on Instagram posting secondhand Goodwill looks and […]

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August
7

Fashionista Friday: White and Gold, From Head to Toe

Today’s Fashionista Friday is always killin’ it with her modern and vintage inspired ensembles. Lately, Sherrie has been sharing her #MyGoodwillFind looks on our Facebook page, so I had to feature her in this series! As you will see in her outfits, her sass, confidence, and style are incredibly infectious. Sherrie is a genius at […]

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July
31

Fashionista Friday: Tiffini’s Casual Meets Dressy Sunny Summer Look

Dear readers, summer is sadly quickly coming to an end, so I wanted to feature this fabulous vintage summer look from Tiffini, a DC vintage + fashion maven and….is a General Manager at one of our Goodwill stores! Her look reminds me that you can look cute AND comfortable while exploring the neighborhoods of DC […]

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June
25

Guest Blogger: Thrifted Activewear?

I’ve spent many years going to thrift stores skipping out on the swimwear and activewear sections. I always thought these items were like purchasing underwear and that even after laundering them, they were somehow “tainted”. But, after actually searching these sections in recent years, my preconceived notions were totally wrong. The main reason I started […]

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June
24

Dress from T by Alexander Wang

Dear readers, today’s #MyGoodwillFind is a true find.  The one and only Carolyn found this dress on our last Goodwill bus tour at our Rockville location.  I swear Carolyn has designer radar in her petite hands.  I have never seen someone move through the racks so quickly and she always comes away with designer gems. Image courtesy […]

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June
11

Guest Blogger: A Look Inside the Jewelry Case

I will rock jewelry of all types. Vintage, modern, sparkly, flashy, subtle, simple, striking….you name it, I’ll wear it. As long as it matches my outfit, it will work for me. Jewelry spices up every kind of outfit, and adds history to an ensemble. Usually jewelry has an interesting story depending on if it’s new […]

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June
10

Sexy and Stylish Ann Taylor Dress

Y’all know that I have a thing for dresses.  There’s something about wearing a dress that makes you look like you put a lot of time and effort into your outfit, even when you didn’t.  My favorite dresses are the ones that are easy to wear, but are tailored in such a way, that they make […]

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June
2

Forever Trendy Forever 21

  I love Goodwill, dear readers, but when I need something fashionable in a flash, I hope to find Forever 21. I had a wedding to attend last month and nothing in my closet seemed right. It was going to be an outdoor wedding, so my outfit had to keep me cool, but a little cotton […]

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February
28

Guest Blogger: Boots on Boots on Boots

This winter, I have been on the hunt to find knee high boots, cowboy boots and unique boots in general. I feel like every girl needs multiple pairs of kick ass boots to spice up any outfit. So, guess what? I found all of the below– each pair being under $10. Thank you thrift stores for […]

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January
30

Fashionista Friday: New Insta love, cheapandchic2015 is a must follow!

Ring the alarm! There’s a new savvy shopping Instagram account that deserves some spotlight today. Nothing excites me like seeing the hashtag #DCGoodwill – I think it is so amazing how we can connect our savvy shopping experiences through social media. I feel your excitement, your fun and of course, your satisfaction in Goodwill shopping […]

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