Author: Mycroft Masada Holmes

Seashore Gifts You Can Thrift

Nu, if you know me here and/or elsewhere, you know I adore the seashore.  And that includes thrifting seashore-themed things, for myself and others.  And I don’t think I have to tell you there aren’t a lot of shopping days left until the Winter holidays.  Or that thrifted gifts are the best gifts – especially because you save your money and our Earth while supporting great causes.  My family and I celebrate Chrismukkah.  I don’t currently give eight nights or 25 days of gifts to anyone, but sometimes it feels like it.  I’ve always loved gift giving, but whew.  

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Shop Goodwill Sells Silver Seashells By The Seashore

And since it is Summer – and how much more so since I’m obsessed with the seashore – we are going to look at some beautiful silver shore-themed jewelry.  Thirteen pieces of it!  A baker’s dozen.  Fisherperson’s dozen?  Something like that.  And ALL thirteen of these items were spotted on Goodwill of Greater Washington’s Shop Goodwill site!  DC Goodwill has so many good seashore themed jewelry and other items, online and off.  I also have an impressive collection of links to their gold, sea glass, and seashell jewels on SGW.  To say nothing of all the other shore-themed treasures there, and elsewhere!

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