Patrice J. Williams is about as fly as they come. This girl is versed in chic-for-cheap even beyond her wardrobe wisdom, and her blog, Looking Fly on a Dime, covers everything from travel to beauty to cuisine. Patrice really is blogging proof that one woman can have it all. We'd be crazy not to spotlight … Continue reading Style Icon Interview: The Fly Patrice J. Williams
Need to perk up your week? Perk it up with polka dots! Columnist Lauren Haslett set her eye on carefree finds during her last trip to her local Goodwill. If you're in need of smiles, bring vintage-y fun into your wardrobe and watch your mood lighten, all while looking like the perfect picture of 1950s … Continue reading Goodwill Gems: Polka Dots for Everyone!
It's the LAST WEEK to enter the Hanes & Goodwill Clean Out Your Drawers national photo contest! Come build good karma, promote reuse, tackle that Spring Cleaning and... who knows?... perhaps win a nice little bundle of money or other fabulous prizes. You've got until this Thursday, March 31st, so now would be a great … Continue reading Clean Out Your Drawers This Week!
No sleep til Brooklyn was right - the early morning Window Sales just don't quite in this incredible borough! Get set for spring this Saturday at the Fulton Street Goodwill's Window Sale this Saturday morning in Brooklyn (1100-1104 Fulton Street). The Window Sale will officially begin at 10 a.m., following a 9:30 a.m. viewing period. … Continue reading Window Sale #2 – Brooklyn’s Fulton Street Goodwill!
Goodwill’s two Brooklyn stores will hold window sales two days in a row AGAIN this weekend! First up, the Brooklyn Livingston Street Goodwill will hold its Window Sale this Friday, March 25 at 10 a.m., following a 9:30 a.m. viewing period. Remember, the whole Window Sale affair is first come, first serve, so be sure … Continue reading It’s a Window Sale Weekend in Brooklyn!
Looks like we're in for a couple more gray days before Spring starts for real, but don't let the wintry mix bring you down. Beat the flower buds and bring color out onto the street with vibrant, eye-catching scarf. Columnist Lauren Haslett went on a hunt for a way to wear a bouquet while channeling … Continue reading Goodwill Gems: Classic Hollywood Glamor for Spring
Welcome to the first day of Spring! You know what would make Spring even more exciting - if you started it off with a $2,500 prize. Agree? Then finish sorting through those no-longer-needed clothes of yours and head over to the four fantastic NYC Goodwills listed below to enter the Hanes & Goodwill Clean Out … Continue reading Start Spring with First Prize!: The Goodwill & Hanes Photo Contest
Happy Friday to all! We just stumbled upon the Goodwill Hunting Flickr pool by Wow! Goodwill and we're already planning a day of oggling, oohing and aahing these fantastic Goodwill finds. The page is maintained by Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont (that's in North & South Carolina for all your NY & NJers out … Continue reading Jump In!: The Goodwill Hunting Flickr Pool
Meet Emme Bonilla. Our newest A Good Look by GoodwillNyNj contributor, Emme sure loves her local Goodwill. Why? Well, read on & find out! Also, check out her plans for the next A Good Look column & weigh in with your ideas on what you'd like her to write about as she crosses from New … Continue reading Meet Emme Bonilla, Our Newest Blog Contributor
If you've checked out our Twitter profile or our Facebook Fan Page lately, you'll see things were humming this past Monday. What was all the buzz about? The Who Cares? I Do. Virtual Rally for Human Services in New York. In a nutshell, both state and local governments are tackling the budget at the end … Continue reading The Rally Wrap-Up & What You Can Do Now