Adaptive Fashion- How important is inclusivity and diversity in the fashion industry?

 Jennifer Panchi| Goodwill NYNJ New York Fashion Week is one of the most anticipated fashion events of the year. While Gigi Hadid, Kendall Jenner, and Kai Gerber make their way down the runway, something is missing in those garments, Inclusivity. Although the world of fashion is full of glamour and charm, there is indeed not … Continue reading Adaptive Fashion- How important is inclusivity and diversity in the fashion industry?

Good Look Guy Finds: Nifty, Thrifty, and Always Under $50

Good Look Guy Finds: Nifty, Thrifty, and Always Under $50

Goodwill, Thrift & Vintage Finds: These Are a Few of My Favorite Things

Goodwill, Thrift & Vintage Finds: These Are a Few of My Favorite Things

Crafting as a Form of Healing: This Week on Inside the Prop Closet

Last week, I unexpectedly fell in love with making tassels. They’re so easy to make – all you need is yarn, a thick, rectangular piece of something to wrap the yarn around, an embroidery needle and scissors. They look so charming on so many things: pillows, keychains and, in my case, apartment walls. I went … Continue reading Crafting as a Form of Healing: This Week on Inside the Prop Closet

Style Evolutions: This Week on Inside the Prop Closet

The Uniform My style has gone through a few evolutions in the past, but none as drastic as this year’s change. Maybe it was because I took a leap of faith in January, leaving a full-time job to start life as a freelance entrepreneur. Maybe it was because I was going to the gym regularly, … Continue reading Style Evolutions: This Week on Inside the Prop Closet

Playing Dress-Up: This Week From Inside the Prop Closet with David

Farmer David For a few years now, I’ve been on a journey to drastically reduce the amount of clothes I own. I actually dream of wearing a simple “uniform” most days: a white T-shirt, blue jeans and black boots. It’s my interpretation of the Steve Jobs/Mark Zuckerberg style of dressing, which is an extremely smart … Continue reading Playing Dress-Up: This Week From Inside the Prop Closet with David

An Officer and a Gentleman…

An Officer and a Gentleman… … Is always ship shape wherever he may land. Our featured veteran and Good Look Guy for this month is Jonathan Cruz. Jonathan is a former Marine who gravitated to the hospitality industry through Goodwill's Operation Good Jobs since his conduct and comportment were both becoming to the military and mainland. Jonathan's … Continue reading An Officer and a Gentleman…

How Goodwill Got Me Going

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

The Return of David Morgan & the 90s

It's been quite a while since David Morgan of DavidLeonMorgan has posted for us, but we're delighted to report he's back and better than ever - just like the 1990s, style fans. Take a look and see this fashionable thrift fan's take on the rise of pseudo-retro 90s chic: I’m having a major Nineties moment, … Continue reading The Return of David Morgan & the 90s