All posts tagged: Goodwill

Photo Diary: Student Styling Session at Goodwill Chelsea Boutique Store

Last Monday I had the pleasure of partnering up with Goodwill to help style at risk high school students for job interviews.  I along with stylist/blogger Shaunya worked with students who are repeating 9th grade and have been provided with a curriculum that incorporates career readiness as a major component of student learning.  I worked with 3 of the students directly; Alize, Angie and Justin. They were awesome and I had so much fun! My job was to help the students put together looks that are interview appropriate that will help boost their confidence and get them excited to pursue and work toward their job and career goals. Here are some candid shots of me working with Angie to put together her outfit! It was amazing to see how the attitudes of the students changed the second they put on their new interview ready attire. They felt confident and ready to kick major butt. Don’t they look great?  Did I mention we scored all of their outfits at Goodwill?! We were at the Chelsea location …

B.A.D. Girl Link Love: My TV Debut, Giveaway Alert and SCANDAL!

Hey B.A.D. Girls! Can you believe October is here already?! Where the eff did September go? It was a busy month for me and if you have been following along  than you know that I was selected to be in a Fox News segment along with 2 other bloggers to help promote the GoodwillSuits You Fashion Show in celebration of Disability Employment Awareness Month. It was such a cool experience to be on a real set and get to see all of the behind the scenes magic that takes place at FOX! So to start off this weeks link love lets start with my TV debut on FOX News! haha Check me out on FOX’s Good Day Street Talk! Full Video HERE. My boo Kimberlee is hosting a huge giveaway valued at $250 and you can win one of my MyTee B.A.D. Tees along with some other awesome prizes! ENTER HERE. SCANDAL is back on TV and I am so hype! Kerry Washington is Everything and this Buzzfeed article about how perf she is made me LOL! …

You’re Invited to Goodwill Suits You – A Fashion Show Celebrating the Power of Work

Hey B.A.D. Girls! I am excited to share with you all that I will be participating as a blogger/stylist in this year’s Goodwill Suits You Fashion Show on October 1st, in honor of Disability Employment Awareness Month! For those of you not familiar with Goodwill; they are a not for profit organization that helps enhance the dignity and quality of life for individuals and families in need. They also have really awesome second hand clothing (thrift) stores where you can find great deals if you are into thrifting or in need of clothing at an affordable price. Thanks to my good friend, Kimberlee, I will be participating as a stylist and my job has been to meet with the models and help style them for the fashion show by selecting professional business attire found at Goodwill stores. Here is my styling session video with Richard at the Goodwill Boutique location on 72nd street! We want people to know that there are affordable options out there for them to get great business attire and work clothes without …