6 Sustainable Summer Ideas at Goodwill - Goodwill Industries of New Jersey and Philadelphia

6 Sustainable Summer Ideas at Goodwill

It’s summer! The eagerly anticipated season is finally here. It’s the prime time for refreshing your home décor and wardrobe on a budget. And what could be more sustainable than shopping at Goodwill? Not only will you find amazing deals during Colors of the Week and Dollar Day Sundays, but every purchase also contributes to job training programs and career services for those in need in our local community. Dive into these five fantastic sustainable summer ideas to discover at Goodwill:

Hunt for glass jars or containers and repurpose them for pickling your favorite vegetables like radishes, cucumbers, and artichokes. Whether it’s a thoughtful gift or a personal treat, it’s a win-win!

Breathe new life into old furniture pieces by adding intricate designs like floral paintings to a wooden dining chair. It’s a creative way to refresh your space while giving old items a second chance to shine.

Instead of purchasing new containers for storing toiletries and beauty products, why not repurpose a basket or plastic container? It’s a simple yet effective way to reduce waste and organize your essentials stylishly.

Upgrade your denim look by incorporating cute stitch designs onto the back pockets of your jeans, shorts, or overalls. From floral patterns to chic accents, this DIY project offers a fun way to customize your summer wardrobe.

Embrace the beauty of blooms with faux flowers from Goodwill. Whether you’re creating a stunning centerpiece or adding a touch of greenery to your space, artificial flowers are a practical and allergy-friendly choice for any home.

Stay ahead of the fashion curve by thrift shopping for this season’s hottest trends at your local Goodwill. From floral prints to pastels and flowing maxi skirts, there’s something for everyone to discover while supporting a good cause.

Let’s seize the opportunity to not only refresh our surroundings and wardrobes but also make a positive impact on our community and the environment. At Goodwill, sustainable shopping isn’t just about finding great deals; it’s about transforming everyday items into treasures and giving back to those in need.

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Happy First Day of Summer!

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