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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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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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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Thrift Challenge September

Thrifting Purchases Week of September 1, 2015 – Total: $0 Week of September 6, 2015 – Total: $0 Week of September 13, 2015 – Total: $0 Week of September 20, 2015 – Total: $0 Week of September 26, 2015 – […]

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Smart Thrifting

Today we are experiencing the worst parts of a Canadian winter, ice followed by snow, strong winds and a plummeting temperature of -22. For no particular reason I decided today would be the first trip I make to the local […]

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The 2015 Thrift Challenge

As discussed in my post regarding Patrice’s Thrifty Threads 365 challenge, I would like to begin one of my own. In her version, she has a monthly budget of $50 and can only shop thrift for the year. Now where […]

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Discovering Endeavour

As you may have noticed I have been away for most of October this year, an exciting adventure fell into my lap and it was simply an opportunity I couldn’t pass up. I spent two weeks touring Cairns, Australia! Now […]

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No Shop September

In being active on Instagram, I came across a girl promoting No Shop September. I did some googling but didn’t find all that much so I gather its a relatively new idea that isn’t overly popular. But it is actually […]

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