Thrifting in Kingston

In honour of National Thrift Week next week, I thought I would share a list of some great local places to find wonderful thrifted goodies! Talize 540 Gardiners Road, Kingston Monday to Saturday 9:00 to 9:00 Sunday 10:00 to 7:00 […]

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The Value of Things

6:30am on Saturday morning, my dad pulls out of my driveway to start our “Give Away Day” adventure in downtown Kingston. This is the day that the city permits anyone to leave unwanted items on their property by the sidewalk […]

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Thrifting Jewellery

As I plan out my next YouTube video about fixing jewellery, it gets me to thinking about my own jewellery collection. This morning I was opening Talize bags all wrapped up tightly with recent jewellery finds. I started pulling out […]

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Consignment Flips

To follow up all the goodies I found on my Value Village half price day in Ottawa that I show in this video I wanted to show you the reality of flipping second hand goods. Its a gamble… like I’ve […]

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Elka Three

I would like to talk a little bit about my awkward excursion to Value Village last week where I discovered this enchanting work of art, a print if you will by Michelle Armas. I was actually looking for boots which […]

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Boot Lust

Any clothing lover like myself gets beyond excited when they come across a great pair of boots. Recently I have stumbled into three pairs of amazing boots, unique in their own way. Now in the summer I caved and spent […]

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Ottawa Thrift Trip

I have skipped plenty of Value Village half price weekends this year as sometimes thrifting loses its thrill when the price points start creeping up and I don’t see the value in it. Last weekend I decided to spontaneously treat […]

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How Consignment Works

I am often asked about how I can afford to thrift as much as I do, they suggest my wardrobe is massive and bursting at the seams. I buy a lot of clothes, that we will admit up front. But […]

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Tips for Thrift Shopping

If you cannot view the video above, please check it out on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TwYxutG-jJg The number one question a thrift-lover is asked on a regular basis is: “How do you ever find anything?!” The thing about thrifters is we don’t […]

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Affordable Jewellery

I know my claim to fame is thrift and all things second hand, but on the rare occasion, sometimes finding a bargain can be found in “real” stores, or in this case online. I am above all else bound by […]

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