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Give Back & Look Fabulous – Thrift Box!

“One of my favourite things about Twice New by WINS is the fact that we’ve been able to bring in some incredibly talented volunteers and influencers to help us curate stylish thrift boxes,” says Karen Ramchuk, Executive Director of WINS. “It’s not like we are just throwing random clothing into a box and mailing it, we …

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Fashion

The Hunt for Shoes

This week I found myself on Payless Shoe Source’s website browsing for my favourite pumps that were on clearance for around $15 a pair. While there are great many things I very rarely buy new, these particular pumps are one of few items I would buy new if the price was right. They are what …

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Lifestyle

Thrift Addiction & Minimalism

January. That time of the year when people start panicking when they see the credit card statements arriving, rummaging through their home trying to rid themselves from extra clutter gained over the course of the previous year and wondering what sort of goals they can achieve this time around. I asked Jeff on New Year’s …

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Lifestyle

Why I don’t shop at Value Village anymore

This has been a long time coming and for many of you, not surprising. I no longer shop at Value Village. Yes I loved the thrill of driving from store to store in Ottawa hunting down the neatest items for the cheapest dollar, but more and more you begin to look at the receipts and …

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Fashion

Transitioning into Fall

Fall is my favourite times of the year in regards to temperature, scenery and of course, lots and lots of layers! I have plenty of light jackets that I never seem to be able to wear, except as an inside blazer left open. Its often quite challenging to get dressed in Kingston as the weather …

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