We all love to find that great buy at the thrift stores.
There are sometimes though items at the thrift store that leaves us wondering, WHY? As in why are they there and not in the trash. Maybe it’s a dresser with a missing drawer or mismatched drawers. Or a stand that has seen better days.(more…)
With the explosion of thrift stores within the last 3-5 years, thrifting is now at its height of popularity. Besides having at least 3-4 thrift stores – Goodwill, Savers, Salvation Army – within a few miles from where you live, thrifting is also extremely popular due to consistently updated inventory that sells both used and new items for pennies on the dollar. (more…)
A lot of people I have talked to have never stepped into a thrift store. Most of the time it’s because of the negative perception that items are used and dirty and/or the stores are a mess. For those who is reading this and have never stepped into one, I think you would be pleasantly surprised. The renovated Goodwill stores are clean, spacious and very organized. Savers in my opinion are even nicer and Once Upon A Child is unbeatable at finding great kids clothing and toys. Thrift stores these days are super modern and almost no different than walking into a Marshalls or JCPenny. So if you haven’t stepped into one yet, join the Thrift Store Hunt!