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Thrifting Denver is a blog about everything thrift! Our posts cover everything from a day of shopping at Goodwill, to volunteering in our career development programs, to using Goodwill finds—and a little DIY— to decorate your wedding!

He was born in the 19th century but his legacy remains relevant today. On January 19th, we're celebrating the 155th birthday of Goodwill Industries International Founder - Dr. Edgar J. Helms - a man who believed in the power of work to transform lives.

Dating back to the early 1900s, these dolls not only represent the early days of Goodwill Industries of Denver, but the early days of Denver itself. The 2-foot-high doll represents Melissa Briggs.

Make your own seasonal decor or an easy gift with some thrifted glassware and a few crafty ideas! Visit your local Goodwill to grab your supplies and know your purchase goes further by helping thousands of Coloradans in need through the power of work.

Your unique thrift finds can become a beautiful holiday gift, like these hanging planters! Get your supplies at your local Goodwill and help thousands of Coloradans in need.

Festive holiday sweaters are tons of fun, but what’s even better than *one* seater? Well… you probably already guessed. Make your own DIY holiday sweater with this fun tutorial!

With a few simple thrift finds, you can create a truly unique piece for your holiday decor, like a personalized terrarium! Visit your local Goodwill and start making your holidays something special!

Dress comfortably this fall with these thrifty fall fashion tips!

Are you ready for the holidays? The little things you do to prepare don’t have to be expensive or time consuming! We've got a few ideas to keep you relaxed.

Holidays mean family, food, and gratefulness. Celebrate together! Get prepared for the holiday rush with these tips!

Kick off your holiday celebrations with these three great ideas for Thanksgiving!