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Spring 2017 Trends at #OCGoodwill

Spring is finally here! And it’s time to add the season’s best trends to your wardrobe at unbeatable prices with the help of Goodwill of Orange County. Goodwill Orange County is the go-to place for fashionable pieces when you want to recreate a look that caught your eye in a magazine or on the runway. […]

Making Learning Fun with Help From Goodwill of Orange County

Goodwill of Orange County has become my new favorite place to find craft supplies for my classroom and for my son and I to use at home.  I love it because I can reuse and repurpose gently used items for a fraction of the cost. Here is a simple DIY activity that you can make […]

What Are You Wearing This Valentine’s Day?

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner! Time to start preparing your perfect outfit at Goodwill of Orange County. Whether you are going out on a romantic date or having a casual Galentine’s celebration with your friends, Valentine’s Day is a great excuse to put on a cute outfit! Goodwill of Orange County is your […]

Candy Centerpiece for Valentine’s Day

I usually reserve holiday decorating in my home for Halloween or Christmas. But for Valentine’s Day, I can’t resist creating a fun centerpiece for the dining table. I really love when things have multiple purposes so a candy bar centerpiece is a really great idea! Candy comes in bright colors, is whimsical and goes really […]

New Year, New You! Get Inspired in 2017 at #OCGoodwill

Hello 2017! As we kick off the New Year, it’s the perfect time to make some healthy and fun lifestyle changes. From getting active to getting inspired to change your home décor, the start of a new year gives you a great opportunity to revamp and redo! Goodwill of Orange County is your destination for […]

Goodwill Stocking Stuffers You Will Love

Good things come in small packages! Fill your stockings with quick and easy gifts to make your holiday merrier this year with accessories and home décor from Goodwill of Orange County. Here are a few ideas to spark your creative, holiday mind! Petite mugs with cute words and designs are quirky gifts to put a […]

Transition Your Home for the New Season with Standout Fall and Halloween Décor

The leaves are changing; the air is cooling; and the boots are making their way out of their wardrobes. Hello, fall! With Halloween right around the corner, Goodwill of Orange County is your one-stop-shop for all your fall and Halloween décor deals! Simple and rustic can be your best friend when it comes to decorating […]

Revamping Your Work Wardrobe: Transitioning from Summer to Fall

Do you want to reinvigorate your fall work wardrobe? In Southern California, we are lucky to have awesome weather for most of the year. Even though the seasonal changes can be subtle, your wardrobe doesn’t have to be. We are on the cusp of a new season full of pumpkin spice, colored leaves and crisp […]

DIY Wedding Flutes: A Toast to the Bride and Groom

Is your calendar full of late summer and fall weddings? If you are looking for an adorable DIY gift for the bride and groom that does not break the bank, look no further than Goodwill of Orange County! These champagne flutes are easy and fun to make. You can use them as a bridal shower […]

Head Back-to-School in Style with Goodwill of Orange County

This is Charli. Charli is headed to kindergarten this year. She and her dad went to our Goodwill of Orange County Lake Forest store to find some stylish and fun clothes to get her into the school spirit. As you can see, Charli has a ton of energy and she was looking for some back-to-school […]