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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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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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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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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