Financials Behind Consignment, The Gamble

To explain the numbers when thinking about consignment I’m going to use the information from one of our “shopaholics” who often brings $3,000 worth of brand new items in one session to start my post. First let’s talk best case […]

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Tips for Consigning Clothing

Remove the sales tags if it shows a low value or a price sticker. I collected a few sales tags to show you what people leave on their clothing that they are bringing in. “Outlet $9.99 Compare at $19.00” “Value […]

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Monthly Consignment Update

Thrift Spending: June 1st – $0 June 6th – $0 June 13th – $0 June 20th – $0 June 27th – $0 Total purchases: $0 Consignment Income: June 1 through 5th – $133 June 6th through 12th – $362 June […]

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Monthly Consignment Update

Thrift Spending: May 2nd – $21 May 9th – $42 May 24th – $18 Total purchases: $81 Consignment Income: May 1 through 8th – $224 April 9 through 15th – $140 April 16 through 22th – $120 April 23 through 31th […]

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Monthly Consignment Update

Thrift Spending: April 14th – $15 April 24th – $20 Total purchases: $35 Consignment Income: April 1 through 10th – $206 April 11 through 17th – $195 April 18 through 24th – $349 April 25 through 30th – $94 Total income: […]

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Monthly Consignment Update

Thrift Spending: March 28th – $34 Total purchases: $34 Consignment Income: March 1 through 6th – $141 March 7 through 13th – $241 March 14 through 20th – $269 March 21 through 27th – $148 March 28 through 31st – […]

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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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Monthly Consignment Update

Thrift Spending: Value Village on February 8th – $34 Value Village on February 10th – $18 Value Village on February 14th – $14 Total spending: $66 Consignment Income: February 1 through 7th – $39 January 8 through 14th – $125 January […]

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Monthly Consignment Update

I thought this year I would try tracking my purchases and consignment income a little more closely based on the success of my first year of the “Thrift Challenge“. Thrift Spending: Value Village half price sale purchases total: January 10th […]

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A Year of Thrift

Just to refresh ourselves on my goal: Every month I would track my additional income through consignment as well as my spending in thrift. I gave myself a budget of $80 per month to shop with. Some months I notice […]

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Thrift Challenge November

Thrifting Purchases Week of November 1, 2015 – Total: $0 Week of November 9, 2015 – Total: $70 Week of November 16, 2015 – Total: $40 Week of November 23, 2015 – Total: $2 Week of November 30, 2015 – […]

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