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How to Identify Vintage Clothing Labels in a Thrift Store

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012
How to Identify Vintage Clothing Labels in a Thrift Store

Here’s three easy ways to spot vintage clothing in a thrift store so that no matter your experience level, you can have more confidence knowing that a foreign looking label is that of a vintage clothing garment. For tips on how to spot vintage in a thrift store, keep reading after the jump for insights on vintage clothing union tags, brand designs and Made in USA labels!

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How to Mix Stripes in One Outfit

Thursday, March 31st, 2011
How to Mix Stripes in One Outfit

I show you how to mix multiple stripe patterns — colorblock, pin stripe and thin horizontal stripes — successfully stylish in ONE OUTFIT! Keep reading after the jump to see a picture of the Vivienne Westwood runway look that inspired this video’s thrift match challenge.

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Vintage Style Inspiration: Thrifted ’70s Pleated Plaid Skirt

Monday, January 10th, 2011
Vintage Style Inspiration: Thrifted ’70s Pleated Plaid Skirt

I remember the moment I found this skirt — it was buried in the racks of a Wal-Mart sized Salvation Army in the boonies of southern Pennsylvania last summer. It was an under appreciated, under seen, under worn and until that moment, under Found piece of vintage glory … and for the thrift-savvy price of […]

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Vintage Clothing Finds at Salvation Army Thrift Store in York, PA!

Monday, November 29th, 2010
Vintage Clothing Finds at Salvation Army Thrift Store in York, PA!

Happy Monday everyone!!! I hope you had a fantastic Thanksgiving with friends and family … and enjoyed good food, good times, and for those of you spending the holiday out of town … good THRIFT STORE SHOPPING! My motto: When out-of-town, get on-the-ball and THRIFT ON at a thrift store that you’ve never been to […]

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Thrifting for Beginners

Monday, November 1st, 2010
Thrifting for Beginners

Watch this video to see me thrift store shop for a NEW!! fall dress … and share some of my favorite thrifting tips along the way!

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How to Avoid Bed Bugs When Shopping for Clothing & Furniture at Thrift Stores

Friday, September 24th, 2010
How to Avoid Bed Bugs When Shopping for Clothing & Furniture at Thrift Stores

Move over, Mr. Cocky Cockroach. There’s a new bug in town — and he’s as tiny [or tinier] than a tick, nocturnal, can live days without food but when he wants some goes straight for your blood. He’s the size of an apple seed yet even exterminators shy away from these poison apples/; We’ll just […]

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New SDV Finds! Dresses GALORE from S&A of Lebanon, PA

Monday, August 16th, 2010
New SDV Finds! Dresses GALORE from S&A of Lebanon, PA

I couldn’t help myself … I had to grab pictures of my latest finds from the Salvation Army in Lebanon, PA in the DRESSING ROOM so I could post them ASAP! I think I was hanging out in the dressing room for a solid 30 minutes … someone definitely knocked to make sure “someone was […]

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SDV TV // Behind-the-Changing-Room Video from the Latest Vintage Hunt in Lebanon, PA

Monday, August 16th, 2010
SDV TV // Behind-the-Changing-Room Video from the Latest Vintage Hunt in Lebanon, PA

SDV TV // Sammy’s Latest Thrifting Finds @ Salvation Army in Lebanon, PA from Sammy Davis on Vimeo. SDV TV // The “Bonus” Pieces to Vintage // @ Salvation Army in Lebanon, PA from Sammy Davis on Vimeo.

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