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5 Under $5: Centerville Grand Opening!

Last Saturday marked the Grand Opening of DC Goodwill’s new Centerville, VA store. Of course you know I found many gems for under $5 a pop! The store was offering 25% off all donated goods and everything was tax-free so it was quite easy to find a ton of items that cost less than a […]

5 Under $5: Centerville Grand Opening!

Memorial Day Weekend 50% Off Finds

Fashionistas, this Memorial Day weekend was VERY productive for me. I wrote a lot, took many pictures, caught up on sleep, and most importantly… I started to embark on a massive closet cleanup and organization adventure! I’m not quite done yet as I have many gems left to sort. But I’m rearranging my clothing rack […]

Memorial Day Weekend 50% Off Finds

My Favorite Thing (From Goodwill): Fashionable Decor

Fashionistas, I need your help today. After perusing the racks at our Columbia Pike store a few weekends ago, I found these vintage sewing patterns that I am totally in love with. I am fairly certain that I probably pass by things like this all the time in Goodwill (I spend more time with clothes […]

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Fashionista Friday: Brea’s vintage sequins

Brea hits one out of the park this, showing off a look the easily wins her Fashionista Friday honors. She’s wearing a vintage sequined and beaded dress she grabbed at The Art of Fashion this autumn, and paired it with some sassy booties. Her silver clutch provides a nice contrast to her gold sleeves while […]

Vintage sequined dress from Goodwill

The evolution of Mad Men Style

Mad Men fans are facing a new fashion scene this season as the hit show moves into 1968. What happened to the flirty, but fitted dresses of the early 1960s? The skinny ties, the fedoras, the long gloves? As Mad Men‘s plot evolves, its fashion is also developing. I love the early looks like the […]


The golden touch

Today’s Good Buy of the Week is a set! Why, you ask? Well, dear reader, it’s because we don’t like to leave our mannequins half-dressed. Also, this jacket and jeans combo is rather nice. Let’s focus on the top half first. This tan jacket (purchase here!) has a Mandarin collar and just a bit of […]

Paper Denim Cloth jeans