How Creating a Thrift Wish List Can Save You Time and Money

Posted On Thursday, January 21st, 2016
Filed Under: Thrift Stores, Thrifty Threads 365

How Creating a Thrift Wish List Can Save You Time & Money

Strategy. That’s what it’s all about when it comes to thrift shopping. Yes, you want to go to a great store and sure, you need to develop a good eye for spotting deals, but it all comes back to strategy. That’s where the thrift wish list comes in.

If you always find yourself striking out at the thrift store or need a bit more direction, keep reading to see how creating a thrift wish list can help you. It can make a huge difference!

5 Mistakes Every Newbie Makes When Thrift Shopping {Free Downloadable Guide}

Posted On Monday, December 21st, 2015
Filed Under: Style Guide, Thrift Stores

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The holiday season sees an uptick in donations, so this is the perfect time to thrift shop. But wait, what if you always find yourself walking away empty-handed? It can be frustrating and make you never want to thrift again!

The bad news is you’re most likely making one of a few mistakes all new thrifters make. But the great news is these mistakes are so common they can be fixed. And the even better news is I created a guide just for you, that breaks it down step by step.

Peep the downloadable guide below to avoid common pitfalls and be on your way to thrift shopping pro status.

How Thrift Shopping Can Benefit Your Style {& It Has Nothing to Do with the Prices!}

Posted On Monday, December 14th, 2015
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores

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It’s cheap, right? That’s why you thrift shop?”

I’ve heard the above question before and the answer is yes. But also no.

The obvious benefit to thrifting is the prices {but even thrifting is going upscale!}. However, there are other advantages to thrift shopping that have less to do with price and so much more about style.

Thrift Shopping Has Gone Upscale: Is That a Good Thing?

Posted On Thursday, October 29th, 2015
Filed Under: Thrift Stores

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There’s been something interesting/weird happening at some thrift stores lately. They’re going a bit upscale. Most notably is Goodwill, which has opened about 60 boutiques nationwide. These locations have more curated designer pieces, are more organized and have a feel of a department store to attract the desired millennial crowd.

I’m all about making thrifting easier and more accessible {so much so that I wrote a book on how to thrift shop!}, so I checked out the Goodwill boutique that recently opened in NYC’s Union Square. I wasn’t impressed.

3 Reasons Summer is the Perfect Time to Thrift Shop

Posted On Thursday, June 18th, 2015
Filed Under: shopping, Thrift Stores

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It’s always tricky determining the best day, time or even season to go thrift shopping. But the summer can actually be a great for a few reasons.

If you need cheap chic threads, head to your local thrift shop. The inventory is high and the trends are right on point.