Goodwill Essentials: High Heels

Our Emme is walking tall - and she wants you to do the same! With last week's Optimal Play flirty skirt, who can blame her? Whether you pair them with dresses or jeans, though, this week's Goodwill Essentials post makes for a good time. So here it is, the essential of the week: high heels. … Continue reading Goodwill Essentials: High Heels

Donate, Share & Win

Back-to-school’s around the corner – and Goodwill International has a contest to make it more fun! Support the Donate Movement by donating to Goodwill. You’ll keep clothing out of landfills and give them a second life while helping to provide job training, youth support services and more for people in your community. Here’s how it … Continue reading Donate, Share & Win

Goodwill Gem: The Retro Purse

Summer calls for a bag that’s as easy as the rest of your cool, warm weather wardrobe. This week, GoodwillNyNj’s Lauren Haslett sashays into her local Goodwill to find her newest Goodwill Gem: the too hip to quit retro purse. This week’s fabulous find – a two-tone time-traveling leather bag – is the perfect tote … Continue reading Goodwill Gem: The Retro Purse

The Power of Work 5K Walk Run

Tighten those laces, thriftin' fans: this October 1st, we’re hosting our first Goodwill – The Power of Work 5K Walk Run at Flushing Meadow Park! The course is 5 kilometers (3.1 miles) – perfect for a gorgeous morning in the park! Customers, staff, clients and their families are all invited to come out and support … Continue reading The Power of Work 5K Walk Run

Optimal Play: The Peasant Skirt

Flounces for all! In this week’s Optimal Play, A Good Look’s Emme Bonilla makes the most of a standard wardrobe standby: the peasant skirt. Take a look at three completely different ways to groove this look – and get ready to get the most Optimum Play out of your next Goodwill find: A year ago … Continue reading Optimal Play: The Peasant Skirt

Goodwill Gems: Baddie Style

Forget the frills for once. As much as we all love the girly, flowery clothes that appear every summer season, it’s hard not to occasionally miss our straightforward, simple and eternally chic blacks. This summer, take a cue from GoodwillNyNj's Lauren Haslett, head to Goodwill & fight blistering heat with a baddie outfit. This week's … Continue reading Goodwill Gems: Baddie Style

Clutter Be Gone: The Attended Donation Center Debuts!

Got clutter? Good - because Goodwill has opened our first Hudson Valley attended donation center in Eastchester, NY! The center will be staffed 7 days a week from 9am-6pm with three Goodwill employees ready to accept donations of clothing, electronics, small furniture, books, records, CDs, DVDs, and other household items from the public. These items will be … Continue reading Clutter Be Gone: The Attended Donation Center Debuts!

The New Pequannock Goodwill: Now Hiring!

Great news, Goodwill fans: we're opening a new store in Pequannock and we're hiring! Take a look at our two job openings in this new Morris County location and please pass them on to any and all in the area who might be interested: ASSISTANT STORE MANAGER:Do you love retail? Our ideal assistant employee is … Continue reading The New Pequannock Goodwill: Now Hiring!

Trend Watch Thrifting: Print It Out

The big fashion houses have big fashion price tags, and it's easy to get discouraged when a pair of shoes can cost more than your rent. But stop that sulking, fashion fans! GoodwillNyNj’s resident thrift expert Emme Bonilla is here to share the tricks to finding the latest runway looks at your local Goodwill. This … Continue reading Trend Watch Thrifting: Print It Out

Goodwill Gems: Major Heat & Micro Heels

Summer's fussy enough with heatwaves and thunderstorms - add a wardrobe full of one-time-wonders and you're in a funk before you've even gotten dressed. Our correspondent Lauren sets out to calm her closet with a practical, wear-with-anything piece from her local Goodwill - a tried-and-true go-to for when it's too hot to think. This week's … Continue reading Goodwill Gems: Major Heat & Micro Heels