Good thrift stores in NYC are hard to find if you don't know where to look. I am blessed to be a New Yorker with a car so no matter where I go in the 5 boroughs I am constantly sniffing out new thrift stores like a bloodhound. I figured I would kick off this series with my all time favorite,...

Take advantage, and run to your nearest thrift store! Don't Pigeonhole Yourself: There's no rule that says you have to stick to the women's section. The men's section is the perfect place to find an oversized blazer. Or if you're petite, the children's section can broaden your...

If you don't have a long silk pleated skirt stashed in the dusty depths of your closet, snag one from the thrift store. Vintage is best because they used better fabrics back in the day, and the construction was superior. When you turn the skirt into a dress, the waistline will become the...

to share their own favorite thrift store finds, and I've been so excited to show them to you (be sure to click on their name or photo to visit their own blogs, too!): 1.Suze (of Miss Vinyl Ahoy): 1970's coat. St. Vincent de Paul. Westland, Michigan. "I wear pretty much all the time in the...

If you've tried to sell your clothes at a thrift store like Beacon's Closet, then you've enjoyed the thrill of having a snooty girl dismiss your stuff with record-breaking judgmental eyes. Maybe you're lucky and they decide to pay for that sweatshirt you regret buying. That's when they offer...

Store Chic Coloricon Eyeshadow Palette was beautifully textured! I can see myself reaching for this shade selection quite often to create pretty Spring looks. As I said above Coloricon Eyeshadow Palettes can be hit or miss but I think the Thrift Store Chic Coloricon Eyeshadow Palette rings...

Can a woman ever be too old to wear something? Sigh. Usually, I'm a "who says you can't?" gal, urging ladies to stand up against commony-held fashion beliefs. White after Labor Day? Who says we can't? A patent leatherpurse with patent leather shoes? Who says we can't? However, my...

What:Lifehacker has rounded up the best things to buy in June including kitchenware, dishware, and thrift store items. What They Say: It's spring cleaning time, which means you can not only sell all your old junk, but buy other people's junk too! If you're a thrift store shopper, now's...

Thrift shopping for vintage treasures is easy when you know where to find them. Here are seven of our favorite thrift shops in New York City. Thrift stores are no longer on the fringe of it all, they are very much part of the urban fabric and people from all walks of life frequent them. It...

my 1960's lace dress: Found at Thrift Town, this dress looks like something straight from the Free People catalog, but at just $10, it's 1/10th of the price. $10 used vs. $187.00 new Lest you think that Austin is an exceptional treasure trove of thrifted goodies or that I have...

 

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