My (Goodwill) Life as Liz

New York is a city full of celebrities. While it's always a treat to see a star, we're especially tickled to find out how many of New York's A-listers love their local Goodwill. Case in point: the ever-creative, secondhand-loving Liz Lee from MTV's My Life as Liz! Liz wandered into Goodwill's East Harlem Store, at 2231 … Continue reading My (Goodwill) Life as Liz

Spring into Summer Sale!

Looking to get a jumpstart on your summer wardrobe? Drop your spring cleaning donations and stock up on new sunny finds at your local Goodwill in the Greater New York and Northern New Jersey area. From 7pm to 9pm Thursday, April 29th and Friday, April 30th, everything in the store (everything!!) is 25% off!

Prints: Did I Do That?!

Good news, dear gentlemen readers: starting today, we'll be featuring a weekly column by GoodwillNyNj Style Icon David Morgan all about secondhand fashion for men. This week: how to create a signature style out of all those prints and patterns found at your local Goodwill. Enjoy! The beauty of shopping at the Goodwill is the … Continue reading Prints: Did I Do That?!

Shoestring Magazine

While Tuesdays are normally Boutique You days, today we have good reason to switch things up a little... Shoestring Magazine published a piece on A Good Look by GoodwillNyNJ! Here's a little excerpt of the article for you: Goodwill of New York and New Jersey has 38 stores, each filled with brand-name fashion, housewares, and jewelry. … Continue reading Shoestring Magazine

Style Icon Interview: DIY Style Blogger David Morgan

Crafter-blogger-creative David Morgan wowed us with his great ideas the minute we met him over at BurdaStyle - then we noticed his vintage & DIY wardrobe. Wow! It's clear this Bronx-based Project-Coordinator-by-day, singer-by-night is 100% a GoodwillNyNj Style Icon. We got the chance to chat with David about his style, his job, and his blog Yes, … Continue reading Style Icon Interview: DIY Style Blogger David Morgan

Amazing Donations!

Thank you to everyone who donated at our big Donation Drive this Sunday! Sure, it was murky out, but you brave do-gooders weathered the storm, showed up at the Goodwill 23rd Street Store (220 East 23rd St) and warmed our hearts with your generosity. Well done! We'll be having more Donation Drives in the future, … Continue reading Amazing Donations!

Keep Earth Day Alive at Today’s Big Donation Drive

Sure, Earth Day is technically over, but why let all the good green feelings go?Keep your eco-awareness in shape, lower your taxes and say good-bye to Spring Cleaning clutter! How? By joining us at our big Donation Drive at the Goodwill 23rd Street Store from 9am to 2pm TODAY, Sunday, April 25th! Just show up today with your no-longer-needed items … Continue reading Keep Earth Day Alive at Today’s Big Donation Drive

Earth Day DIY: Pulling off the Dinner Party!

Tonight's the night of the big Earth Day Dinner Party! You've learned how to DIY the water glasses, the wine glasses, the dinner and salad plates and the napkins (whew!), but now the most important part... putting it all together & pulling off an extraordinary Earth Day Dinner Party. Enjoy as a national eco-crafter and … Continue reading Earth Day DIY: Pulling off the Dinner Party!

Style, Style Everywhere

Welcome to “Style, Style Everywhere” – the updated version of our “Mid-Week Mini-Break” feature. Here, we show off what our chic shoppers are finding in their local Goodwill & sharing on their blogs. It’s a pretty impressive array – and we hope it inspires you to check out the Goodwill near you and get your … Continue reading Style, Style Everywhere

Earth Day DIY: Upcycling Napkins with Evette Rios

Earth Day may be over, but why not keep the green feeling going and hold your Happy Earth Day DIY Dinner Party this weekend? Here in video 4, crafter and Rachael Ray blogger Evette Rios shows how to reuse Goodwill finds to create adorable party-perfect napkins. We hope you enjoy the latest DIY Earth Day Dinner Party project: Upcycled Napkins: … Continue reading Earth Day DIY: Upcycling Napkins with Evette Rios