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July
8

$5 Beachy Bathing Suits

This summer will be filled with beach trips and I’m absolutely ready to rock my ever-growing collection of funky swimsuits. DC Goodwill stores are one of the best places to find all of the best modern and vintage looks to turn heads this season, for under $5 a look. The Bowie and Clinton stores have treated me especially well. […]

Friday's Five Under $5: Beachy Bathing Suits
May
16

DIY Upcycled Stuffed Cactus

One of my favorite things about Goodwill’s mission is their commitment to social sustainability.  Sustainability is such a buzzword these days, and environmental sustainability happens to be one of my biggest goals for 2018.  As someone that loves changing things around in her home and making new things, I wanted to do so by being […]

Pillows from Goodwill
May
14

3 Ways to Wear Vintage Patterned Pants this Summer

Goodwill is an excellent place for all types of funky fashion finds! There’s one item in particular that I always discover in abundance during my shopping trips – vintage patterned pants. As a petite fashionista, (standing at 4’9″) it can be difficult to find flattering bottoms. Skirts can be too wide, pants are typically too […]

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February
26

What I Wore: Glitz at the Office

When the winter weather becomes warmer, I like to put together a look with a splash of bright color and glitz. Since it’s been unusually warm these days, I started to crave pieces that had glitz and shine.  As I dug through the closet,  I uncovered some of my favorite Goodwill finds that stood out against […]

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February
14

A Fierce Fashionista’s “Everyday” Attire

Sometimes I tackle life’s most stressful moments with confidence.  I like to keep an open mind and don a rockin’ outfit! A well-composed ensemble instantly improves my attitude and gives me a renewed sense of optimism. Whether it be an important meeting or a nerve-wracking doctor’s appointment, I like to put my best foot forward and dress […]

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February
5

Kicking Off 2018: Bowie, MD Goodwill Meetup Recap

This year has kicked off to a smashing start with January’s Meetup at the Bowie, MD location! I can confidently say that all of us Goodwill lovers kicked the year off right shopping at one of our favorite stores Goodwill.    As expected, this event was a hit with shoppers leaving with multiple carts stuffed […]

shoppers attending Bowie, MD Goodwill Meetup
January
29

What I Wore: Vintage Pattern Remix

For a standard DC Sunday brunch, I like to put on my best snazzy vintage outfit to showcase my unique and fashionable flare. You never know who you’ll run into while eating brunch in DC, so looking my best is something I value. I want to make a great first impression on everyone I meet […]

colorful 60s pants and zebra 80s vest from Goodwill
January
22

Casual Sunday Taking Vintage Cues

For a Sunday filled with errands and activities, I like to keep it comfortable and casual with a dash of flare. You never know who you’ll run into while shopping for groceries or going to the DMV – you could meet your next best friend! So while I am out making my way across the town, […]

vintage Goodwill look
January
17

Funky Pattern Mix Remix

It’s time to kick off this year tackling some New Year’s resolutions and mixing funky patterns. It’s not too early to start styling something out of the box! As always, I’m here to help you mix those patterns as effectively as possible. I’ve even picked the items out for you! Today’s #MyGoodwillFinds are the ultimate […]

Floral button up by Joe Fresh
January
16

New Year, New Me: Closet Cleaning Challenge Part 1

I admit I have items sitting in my wardrobe from high school, so I really think it’s time to revamp my closet and start 2018 on the right, more sophisticated foot. One of my New Year’s resolutions is to donate more of my items to Goodwill and de-clutter my life. I found a ton of […]

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