Thrifting

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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Thrift Store Shopping Like a Pro — Sharing

Thursday, May 10th, 2012
Thrift Store Shopping Like a Pro — Sharing

By sharing your thrift store experiences and savvy scores, you’re inspiring others like a thrift pro and in the process, gaining fresh insights from them, too. Keep reading after the jump for my suggestions on how to share your thrift scores using social media platforms Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, inspire others to thrift like a pro and how thrifting inspires the greatest score of all: Giving!

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Thrift Store Shopping Like a Pro — Inspection

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012
Thrift Store Shopping Like a Pro — Inspection

Thrift fails happen to the best of us — even me! I’ve suffered many a thrift store catastrophe that could have been prevented with close inspection of my piece before purchase. So that you can avoid making future thrift fails of your own, keep reading after the jump for my top 4 tips to inspecting all angles of your thrift store finds!

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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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