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October
11

Saturday Spotlight: Dale City Goodwill

The DCGF’s Take: I visited the Dale City Goodwill store for the very first time last weekend on the Fall Goodwill Shopping Bus Tour, dear readers. My first thought? “WOW! This place is ginormous.” Actually, that was not a thought, in fact, it was a direct quote of yours truly! This store is packed with […]

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October
1

My Goodwill Find: Beautiful Boden Embellished Top

I had a hard time passing today’s My Goodwill Find up, dear readers. You’re lucky this one was a little too big for me because I am so in love with this design and all the potential it gives to the basic shell. This piece, in a popping turquoise, is just one of those colors […]

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September
25

Guest Blogger: Thrifting for Designer Gems

In the past, I’ve found Valentino, Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Fendi, and much more all while thrifting. Anything ranging from coats, to boots, to authentic designer purses – you name it, I’ve found it. With these three tips below, you can start collecting designer gems in no time and begin building the closet of your […]

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August
29

Fashionista Friday: Whitney’s Polished Intern Style

There are few people who I would say love and live by thrifting the way I do and today’s fashionista, Whitney,  is definitely one of them. Whitney and I met during our undergrad at St. Mary’s College of Maryland where we became friends through a mutual distaste for the sloppy dress of people in our classes. […]

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August
16

My Favorite Thing (From Goodwill): Kate Spade Leather Accessories

Dear readers, in honor of the Kate Spade Surprise Sale that I refrained from participating in this week, I am writing to you about my favorite brand for women’s accessories. Oh, Kate Spade, you embody class and polish but man, are you expensive. I filled my cart during the 75% off sale three times this […]

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August
5

Trendy Tuesday: The summer sunhat

In keeping with my summer getaway state of mind, I’m talking about another head wear trend that is takin’ over the fashion scene today. There’s been an influx of chic hats on the market this summer and I am definitely not complaining. From funky fedoras to playful panama hats, we’ve definitely stepped up our headgear […]

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July
30

My Goodwill Find: American Apparel Chiffon

Things always seem to come in threes, don’t they? They certainly did for the former owner of these awesome American Apparel chiffon blouses. Someone must have truly loved this top because I found three of them all in a row and have brought them here to you today to see if you love them as […]

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July
24

The DC Goodwill Fashionista’s Meet Up!

Tuesday evening, I hosted my first official Meetup of The DC Goodwill Fashionistas at our Annandale Plaza Store. And let me tell you, it was a blast! Four fellow fashionistas and I shopped the racks of the store until we could shop no more. I’m pretty sure that between the five of us, we covered […]

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July
17

Best of Guest Blogger: Mid Century Modern Thrifting

Loyal readers of DCGF are probably well aware of the amazing bargains on top quality designer clothing that can be found at local area Goodwill’s, but did you know great deals extend beyond the clothing aisles? Mid century modern design has been a hot commodity in recent years. As antique stores and auction houses prices […]

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July
9

#MyGoodwillFind: Darling Dots

Today’s #MyGoodwillFind comes from the closet of yours truly, dear readers. I found this romantic, flirty blouse at the Columbia Pike store about a year ago and I’ve since decided that it is time to pass it on to another fashionista. I sported this top from the office to dinner dates. It’s cool enough to […]

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