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Fashionista Friday: From Basket to Boho Home Chic!

  I’m currently embarking on a closet purge so I can have more space for new Goodwill finds such as clothing and home decor. One item I have been looking for is something to store my blankets so they’re not all over the place around my apartment. Today’s Fashionista Friday gave me the perfect idea. […]

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Guest Blogger: Wooden Stool Flips for Wrapping Paper Station or Umbrella Holder

  As we head into the holiday season (really, it is almost here!) and as we face inclement weather, you will love this project that takes a wooden stool and flips it into a new role as a wrapping paper station or as an umbrella holder.   Ability level: Moderate   Age Level:  Ideal for […]

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Guest Blogger: Transformed Chairs Into Garden Planters

We all know about those random single chairs which no longer fit in, are not part of a set nor fun to sit upon any more. Well, with this easy and clever transformation, a misfit chair can become a show stopper as a garden planter. You can bet your nearest Goodwill Store has a selection that […]

Guest Blogger: Transformed Chairs Into Garden Planters

Friday’s Five Under $5: Vintage Summer Staples

Fashionistas, one thing I love love LOVE about summer is the fact I can start busting out all my snazzy, new-to-me, vintage finds and rock them on the streets, at the pool, at home… everywhere! Summer, to me, is all about vibrant colors and funky fashion. So this season, I’m embracing vintage to the next […]

Friday's Five Under $5 Vintage Summer Staples

Summer Tee Shirt No-Sew DIY

Fashionistas, oftentimes, when I go to Goodwill, I spot tons of cool logo, vintage, and sports tees that are ginormous on me. Sometimes, they simply aren’t in my size. But most of the time I find them in the men’s section. I never want to leave these unique finds behind. So I usually purchase them […]

Summer Tee Shirt No-Sew DIY

Fashionista Friday: Bling into Spring J Crew Gems

Fashionistas, last week was St. Patrick’s Day. And while we were all thinking about the color green, today’s Fashionista Friday was thinking about green living! On Instagram, this creative Goodwill diva used the #MyGoodwillfind hashtag to cleverly call out how she celebrated St. Patty’s Day without all the partying. Today’s lovely lady is a North […]


Fashionista Friday: The Classic Brown Boot

Today’s Friday Fashionista shows us you can bring a bit of New England charm and swag to the West Coast. Our fashionista today, Katherine, is a New England transplant to the Sand Diego sun. She has a true passion for fashion, especially with secondhand and Goodwill shopping. She even writes her own blog, Mook and […]


Fashionista Friday: DIY Projects for the Holidays

Happy Black Friday, fashionistas! I know everyone is out shopping (at Goodwill I hope! 🙂 ) and enjoying the morning. When you get back from the AM fun, sit back, relax, and go ga-ga over these home goods items that a few fashionistas will be re-purposing and transforming! We all know the giving season can […]


Paint the Town With Chalk Paint DIY Adventure

For several years now, I’ve always wanted to embark on my very own, relatively high-effort, DIY project. Especially one involving transforming a useful piece of furniture seen at Goodwill into something I could envision in my own bedroom. I’ve tried to paint counter tops and other small items in the past but the projects were […]

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Fashionista Friday: Blake’s DIY Pink and Chevron Accent Chair

Dearest readers, it’s time for a DIY Fashionista Friday, and I KNOW you’ll love today’s feature. Designer and blogger, Blake Mason, has a true talent for mixing colors and making old furniture look bright and new again. After finding some of her projects while perusing the #Goodwill hashtag, I instantly became hooked on her graphic […]

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