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Guest Blogger: Decoupaging Furniture

Many furniture companies create items in neutral (and dull!) tones to appeal to the mass market.  Why settle for the predictable when you can take a mainstream item and turn it into a masterpiece with paper and paint? Through a process called “decoupaging,” you can give new life to furniture that seems to fade into […]

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Guest Blogger: How to Turn Decor Pieces You LIKE into Pieces You LOVE

Welcome to my thrifted home! I’ve been decorating my home with thrifted pieces for years. I appreciate that pre-loved pieces have a history (and recycling someone else’s past treasures keeps items out of our landfills). It’s also much softer on the wallet than buying everything new! EVERY item in my living room (shown below) was […]

How to Turn Decor Pieces You LIKE into Pieces You LOVE

Friday Furnishings: tu-anh’s fashionable Goodwill Facelifts

tu-anh is no stranger to Goodwill. She’s been the creative stylist behind the Fashion of Goodwill Annual Runway Show for years and now she’s finally opened up her own boutique in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. Now, tu-anh wouldn’t be the unwavering supporter of Goodwill that she is without giving her special sanctuary a little touch […]


Friday Furnishings: District Digs Goodwill Makeover

Earlier this summer, Amber and Brittany, the twin sisters behind The District Digs, posted this photo and I fell in love! How adorable is this up-cycled bench found at one of our local Goodwill of Greater Washington stores? The ladies posted the above picture to Instagram with a caption that really sums up the potential in a lackluster […]