New York Fashion Week is a bi annual pilgrimage of lovers of fashion and creators. Before I knew where my career would lead me, I attended a show and refer to it as my ‘come to Jesus’ moment. I crashed, but I did it in the most professional way a sixteen year old could do. … Continue reading New York Fashion Week is for Everyone
Congratulations to our September Good Look contest winner, Pamela Guerra! With a whopping 128 likes on her photo, Pamela walks away the winner with a $25 Goodwill gift card! Can wait to hear how Pamela will use her prize. Want to be our October winner? All you need to do is take a selfie of … Continue reading Meet our September Good Look Winner
There is still time to enter! Tomorrow we will announce our September winner of a $25 Goodwill gift card. All you need to do is take a selfie of you wearing your favorite thrifted look then enter one of the following ways: Facebook: Enter via our Facebook Contest Page Twitter and Instagram: Post your picture … Continue reading Last Chance To Win + Window Sales This Weekend
Lighter colors work well for fall, too. Believe it or not, just because the temperatures have dropped, it’s not a mandate to immediately start wearing black all day, every day (though it might be hard to tell that there’s any other color when you’re walking through the city these days). This week’s darling gem – … Continue reading The Best Way to Hang Onto Summer Styles
Sorry for the delay in posting, but I'm writing from you under the cookie table of my friend’s wedding. YES, under the table, as there's barely any WiFi here, but apparently it's THE only safe place to hide from crazy relations and ugly bridesmaids dresses. But I have advice my savvy readers and it's urgent … Continue reading PlanetBrandee LIVE From Everybody Else’s Weddings
Victor Lopez, one of our visual merchandisers put together this 1960’s-inspired outfit at our Elmwood Park, NJ Goodwill store. Can you guess how much this whole look costs? Less than $100! Here are the items our lovely mannequin, let’s call her Mandy, is wearing. · Ann Taylor Dress - $9.99 · Cowhide handbag made in … Continue reading What’s Your GoodLook This Week?
Window Sale General Rules: Tickets are distributed to customers in line, first come-first serve Customers may enter the store in numerical order once the doors open to the public Customers may purchase a limited number of window items, check each store for specific details After selecting their window items, customers may shop for other items … Continue reading You’re Invited To Our Window Sales This Weekend
It’s happening. Cooler fall temps have hit us, and hit us hard. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t still ways to work in your favorite summer pieces for a few more weeks before saying goodbye for good – with the right styling and lovely layers, of course. This week’s find is an adorable little bag … Continue reading Say Goodbye to Sunny Summer Days with Style
I know spring 2015 sounds so far into the future, here in New York we still have to go through the holidays, the cold winter, and then voila! Spring. But as you know, in fashion, you need to plan ahead. And Goodwill stores give you the opportunity to revive old into new! Great fashion is … Continue reading What Will You Wear In Spring 2015?
Fashionable Writers My name is Joseph Federico, and I used to work for Goodwill of Greater New York and Northern New Jersey. I am a writer by trade, but for over a year, I worked as a donation associate, sorter, and up at the register, where all the action took place. Goodwill was my home. … Continue reading How Goodwill Got Me Going