Thrifting

Thrift Store Shopping Like a Pro — Strategy

Thursday, April 5th, 2012
Thrift Store Shopping Like a Pro — Strategy

By sticking to a thrift shopping strategy, it’s more likely you’ll leave the thrift store victorious because you executed a game plan for the best performance possible. Keep reading after the jump for five tips to thrifting like a pro that’ll have you shopping the racks and scoring stylish steals like the MVT (most talented thrifter!) you have the potential to be.

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Thrift Store Shopping Like a Pro – Preparation

Thursday, March 15th, 2012
Thrift Store Shopping Like a Pro – Preparation

Thrift shopping like a professional requires investment of time before the thrifting game even begins, like researching before they thrift and packing necessary supplies to have while thrifting.
Keep reading after the jump for part 2 in my series on “How to Thrift Like a Pro,” outlining 4 key tips on what to pack for optimal preparation to make game-winning thrift scores once you step foot in the store!

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Thrift Store Shopping Like a Pro – Research

Thursday, March 8th, 2012
Thrift Store Shopping Like a Pro – Research

Whether you’re already a thrift pro or an aspiring one, performing pre-shopping research is crucial for the know-how you need to stuff your closet full of fabulous finds without having to empty your wallet or sacrifice precious thrift time, too. Researching to determine where to travel, what to thrift and how to use a few helpful tech tools will make every shopping experience a successful one!

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Thrift Store Shopping: 10 Risky Things Not to Buy

Sunday, January 15th, 2012
Thrift Store Shopping: 10 Risky Things Not to Buy

Shopping thrift stores shouldn’t be scary — but the reality is that even the savviest of thrift shoppers could unknowingly purchase unsafe and potentially dangerous items at thrift stores. Thrift store shopping can save you a few bucks on expensive necessities but without you even knowing it at time of purchase, eventually cost you big on the safety scale.

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5 Reasons Why Thrifting is an Addiction

Thursday, November 17th, 2011
5 Reasons Why Thrifting is an Addiction

Hello and happy Thursday, vintage lovers!! If I had my way, my heaven would be a thrift store — and the reality of it all is that most of you reading today’s post probably would want that, too! So that’s why I’m devoting this blog post to why thrift shopping our wardrobes is such an […]

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I Thrifted with Goodwill Huntingg!

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011
I Thrifted with Goodwill Huntingg!

Hello and happy WEDNESDAY, vintage, thrift & flea lovers!!! I’m smiling as I write this post because I find it hilarious that yesterday I wrote about designer vintage accessories and today I’m writing about my thrift-up with Stacey Kay of Goodwill Huntingg. My life is so fashionably ironic at times! One day I’m handling hundreds […]

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How to Decorate a Brooklyn Apartment Part III: Housing Works Thrift Store!

Sunday, August 21st, 2011
How to Decorate a Brooklyn Apartment Part III: Housing Works Thrift Store!

Hello and happy SUNDAY, vintage lovers!!! Woah! One more summer weekend almost over. I can’t believe that September 1st is soon upon us — and the changes this new season will bring, both in work, school, play and of course FASHION. As if I weren’t surrounded by vintage fashion enough already, I’ve LITERALLY been surrounded […]

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Summer Thrift Shopping for Winter Coats

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011
Summer Thrift Shopping for Winter Coats

Hello and happy WEDNESDAY, everyone!!! Yesterday I spoke of the sweet vintage style potential of summer … and today, I’m moving full circle to speak of an entirely different season’s style: WINTER! I was thrifting at my local [and favorite!] Goodwill store Monday when I noticed an abundance of quality coats & jackets at extremely […]

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