Controlled Chaos, Behind the Scenes Before & After: Reviewing DC Sip & Swap w/ @TheSwapaholics

I can’t begin to tell you how exciting Thursday night was at the DC Sip & Swap with the Swapaholics from Boston, MA. Silver Spring Sewing Sisters showed up for the DC Sip & Swap My girlfriends and I came a bit early to assist with the sorting. This process is no joke. We hadContinue reading “Controlled Chaos, Behind the Scenes Before & After: Reviewing DC Sip & Swap w/ @TheSwapaholics”

A fabulous find

Readers, I just had to share this with you. Last week I wrote about the ultimate bliss I experienced while on vacation visiting a popular LA thrift store, “Out of the Closet”.  While visiting one of their locations in Fairfax I ran across this beautiful find. This is a floor length dress by Alfred Shaheen, the masterContinue reading “A fabulous find”

My guest blog post for DC GW Fashionista

Guest Blogger: Could you go one year without buying “new” clothes? This blog post was featured on Friday, April 1, 2011 on DC Goodwill Fashionista Well, I’m giving it a try with Goodwill by my side.  At the start of the New Year I made this extreme resolution to refrain from shopping department and specialty retail stores forContinue reading “My guest blog post for DC GW Fashionista”

Finding Good Deals for a Friend

What is just as good as finding a fantastic bargain for yourself? Finding a “Fabulous Find” for a friend. A couple of months back on my monthly run to Goodwill, Rockville I stumbled across a Tahari Boucle dress coat and an Arden B, mustard color, leather coat. Surely it was my lucky day. The leather coatContinue reading “Finding Good Deals for a Friend”