Next week, one of my closet friends is getting married in NC! The moment she got engaged, I started browsing Goodwill in search of the perfect ensemble to wear to her wedding.Read More
You wouldn’t believe the amount of artwork that is donated to local Goodwills. I have even found original artwork from one of my favorite DC artists there, Quest Skinner which she signed and is hanging in my apartment.Read More
Often, I think, I have too much stuff. However, I am usually unsure of what to part with. And I know, I am not alone in this. Parting with items that you care about or have had a long time can be tough. Thus, I have figured out some tips and tricks to figure out what to donate.Read More
It is always fun to visit other Goodwill locations outside of where you live to see what else is out there. Consider adding thrifting adventures to your travel agenda the next time you go out of town!Read More
Finding Your Good Podcast: Getting to Know Chelsey Carter – Thrifting, Competing on Project Runway, and Sustainability in Fashion School
Sep 23, 2020 | Podcast Episodes
Do they teach you the importance of secondhand and upcycling in fashion school? What’s it like to thrift and use DIY skills while competing on Bravo’s, Project Runway? Chelsey Carter, Founder/CEO at Alex Carter, is the go-to expert to answer these unique questions.
On this episode of Finding Your Good, Chelsey shares her thrift story, explores what it’s like to upcycle a two-piece look for Karlie Kloss using Goodwill denim, and provides insight into fashion school’s emphasis on sustainability.