Prepare for the Heat and Humidity

We all have been yearning for the warm summer sun after such a cold and snowy winter. Looks like we are going to get what we wished for! According to the Farmer’s Almanac, “the coming summer will be exceptionally hot across much of North America, with “oppressive” humidity throughout the eastern half of the United … Continue reading Prepare for the Heat and Humidity

Trend Alert: Rucksacks

I have to be completely honest. When I first heard the term rucksacks I was like “eh?” Then, when I saw a picture I thought “Oh, Bookbags!” However, this spring/summer 2014 trend is the more grown-up and sassy version of what you would have wore in high school. I don’t know about you but I … Continue reading Trend Alert: Rucksacks

Are You Into Normcore?

*Lauren Haslett's column “Goodwill Gems" will be back next week. Not one to miss up a chance for irony, hipsters are hitting a new low. Normcore is all the rage up and down the streets of Williamsburg. Borrowing from their handlebar mustache toting brethren in Portland, they proudly proclaim their style (or lack there of) … Continue reading Are You Into Normcore?

100 Years of Goodwill

You may have noticed something new on our sidebar. We are excited to announce we are officially counting down to January 1, 2015. What makes this date so special? It will be the beginning of our Centennial Celebration! Since today is the last day of Goodwill Industries Week, we thought what better way to end … Continue reading 100 Years of Goodwill

Goodwill Industries Week Sale & Uber Update

Today starts Goodwill Industries Week Every year during the first full week of May, all 165 Goodwill’s across the world come together to celebrate Goodwill Industries Week. Goodwill Industries Week was first celebrated in May 1951 to mark the birth of Edgar J. Helms, the founder of the Goodwill philosophy and to encourage local Goodwill … Continue reading Goodwill Industries Week Sale & Uber Update

FREE Uber Donation Pickups in Manhattan

We are excited to announce Uber and Goodwill have teamed up to make your spring cleaning as painless as possible. Tomorrow, Saturday May 3 you can request an Uber SUV to come and pick up your gently used clothing between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. The Uber driver will drop off your donation to a local … Continue reading FREE Uber Donation Pickups in Manhattan

Spring: A Season of Change and Renewal

Spring is a season of change, when the cold, grey cast of winter gets shook off in a colorful flurry of cherry blossom pinks, vivid violets and daffodil yellows. And like any good New Yorker accustomed to the shift, I must embrace the change too. It's with a bitter sweet heart I've move onto a … Continue reading Spring: A Season of Change and Renewal

Spring Is In The Air!

So you woke up this morning to find spring had arrived, finally. The sun is shining, the birds are singing, and you can hear the buzzing of the insects. You look out the window to find the trees and flowers are attempting to make their first showing of the season. You jump out of bed … Continue reading Spring Is In The Air!

Guide to Floral

Listen: It's time we have a heart-to-heart here my fashion-forward friends. First day of Spring has come and gone. Why are you STILL wearing black right now? Is that grey? Wait … dark navy? Well, this is the time to really discuss in detail something that is of utmost importance. VITAL! A matter of life … Continue reading Guide to Floral

Pop Quiz

What do the author, Blanche Devereaux, Katherine Hepburn, Rihanna and Marc Jacobs ALL have in common? Hint: It’s luxurious, universally flattering and the definition of red carpet and runway chic! Give up? Its gorgeous silk pajamas as evening wear! But wait, before we rally a cry of “Pajamas anywhere but the bedroom is scary” let’s … Continue reading Pop Quiz