The power of Borax
I do this far too often. I bring a batch of vintage back from the ...
Mar 5, 2013
Winter highlights from the DCGF blog
Wondering what my thrifty alter-ego has been up to these days? No hibernating for this ...
Mar 4, 2013
Exploring Western Maryland
Earlier this month we took a little road trip to Western MD for a ski ...
Feb 20, 2013
Last chance to get Quarter Life vintage at Ginger Root Design
It’s your last chance to find Quarter Life vintage at Ginger Root Design! The ladies ...
Feb 18, 2013
A new vintage favorite and my super-80s look
How awesome is this clutch? I just sent it to Ginger Root Design this weekend, ...
Feb 4, 2013
The find: Vintage dress clip
When this beautiful piece arrived from my vintage fairy grandmother, I had no idea what ...
Jan 25, 2013
Get ready for Valentine’s Day with sweet, vintage-themed valentines
As a former Takoma Park-ian, I’m particularly attached to Polly Sue’s vintage shop. If you ...
Jan 17, 2013
Recap: Quarter Life at Ginger Root Design (and a story about a dress)
Quarter Life vintage is now available at Ginger Root Design! They’re closed on Tuesdays and ...
Jan 16, 2013
Quarter Life at Ginger Root Design: A little preview
We’re almost ready for Friday’s launch of Quarter Life’s visit at Ginger Root Design! The ...
Jan 9, 2013
Catch Quarter Life at Ginger Root Design this month!
I’m so excited to tell you that Quarter Life vintage will be on display at ...
Jan 6, 2013
The find: Shipping memorabilia
A little bird (the wonderful Susie) sent me a care package just before Christmas packed ...
Jan 3, 2013
December highlights from the DCGF
Here’s what you might have missed this month from my alter-ego, the DC Goodwill Fashionista: ...
Dec 28, 2012
Vintage cheat update: Yes, Virginia, you can survive without elastic
Last week I let you all in on my secret of taking elastic waistbands out ...
Dec 13, 2012
Vintage cheat: Goodbye, elastic
MC and I are going to a function this weekend and I needed to find ...
Dec 5, 2012
News you can use from the DCGF
If you’re wondering where I’ve been, don’t fret—I’ve been sharing tidbits over on the DC ...
Dec 2, 2012
What the heck is a Birkebeiner?
It’s sweater season here at Quarter Life, and I’m busy adding some casual sweaters to ...
Nov 13, 2012
Get your vintage holiday started on Nov. 18
Holiday frocks! Jewelry and handbags! Ties for the guys! Hot cider! Something wonderful that I ...
Nov 12, 2012
Being productive despite sassy lady Sandy
While Sandy wreaks havoc on our great outdoors, I’ve been busy inside getting a ...
Oct 29, 2012
Recap: Modern Vintage Shop & Social
We had a great time sharing work-ready ensembles last night! I wore a fun faux-wrap ...
Oct 19, 2012
Modern Vintage: Shop & Social is tomorrow!
I’ve picked out some vintage extras to go home for free with each Quarter Life ...
Oct 17, 2012
Modern Vintage Career Day: 1980s
We’ve checked out the 1940s and 1950s, the 1960s and 1970s, and now it’s time ...
Oct 15, 2012