Thrifting in Ottawa

On Saturday I had the morning to myself for thrifting at new Value Village locations on route. My first stop was a fantastic one located in Nepean on Clyde Avenue. I thoroughly enjoyed this location as the product was in […]

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Change Room Etiquette

Allow me to address an issue I have working in retail: Who leaves a change room like this? I took these photos in a very loud manner and made sure I collected all of the items and dumped them on […]

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Texas Top

In working at a consignment store I see unique pieces every now and again from all over the globe. A woman came in to drop off some clothing she didn’t need as she was going to be sailing for the […]

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The Chair That Could Have Been

Not all thrifting adventures are successful, in fact a lot of times we leave disheartened and empty handed. Maybe you completely fell in love with those shoes that were three sizes too big or the style of that dress was […]

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The Purple Couch

The final verdict comes with mixed reviews. Personally I think they look fantastic and unfortunately (for Mom!) it makes me want to source out more cheap furniture to recover for my new place. Luckily it takes time and a great […]

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The Matters of Size

You’ve heard me say this a million times, but I’ll say it again: Size doesn’t matter. Now we’re not talking about the never-ending debate between men and women as to whether they are adequate, below average or above so get […]

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Thrifting in Lethbridge

As a new resident to southern Alberta, my favourite thrifty twins Jaycene and Janessa were celebrating their birthday by spending the day in Lethbridge thrifting! We drove down around 9:00am to get started with a shop downtown just a few […]

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Silkscreen Feathers

Today’s outfit is a first for me and I can’t even describe in words how much I love it. I feel like a million bucks. There is not a thing that didn’t work when I threw it on this morning […]

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Retro Furniture Gets Second Chance!

Occasionally we get tired of our furniture and want to upgrade. Upgrade doesn’t always mean hitting the Brick and JYSK in search of something better or more suitable than what we currently have. Sometimes we just want to switch up […]

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