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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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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Vlog: Value Village Half Price Day Thrift Haul

If you cannot view the video above please check it out on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SjUk-RFWINA I consider this thrifting trip to be quite successful however as always some things are better left on the hanger or for another body shape. I […]

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Vlog: Thrift Haul #2 – Salvation Army

If you cannot view the video above please check it out on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vlHv4zQD4hI I did not start out my day with thrift shopping in mind, quite honestly I knew the Value Village 50% off days were coming up so […]

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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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Double the Excitement

Now this is a story. When you think, yeah I probably shouldn’t go thrifting because I was just there and odds are there is nothing new and definitely nothing I need. Well it was a long day and I needed […]

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Vintage Redesign

My greatest regret with this dress is that it did not occur to me almost 4 years ago to take a “before” photograph. Although in my mind the original dress I can see clear as day. Big boxy style, long […]

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Thrift Finds

During tonight’s Thursday thrift adventure I found a couple unique items plus a nice Gaiam yoga mat I had been looking for (not pictured). The best yoga mat I’ve ever had was a cheap one from Value Village, so I […]

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Scarves for Spring

Value Village has both new and donated clothing. Their new section consists of a mass amount of cheap shoes, boots, accessories and leggings. I don’t tend to give it a second glance because I find more appeal in the hunt […]

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