greenismyfavcolor asked: prices around here are different- we have a few awesome church run thrift places that are super cheep (50 cents for most shirts and 2 dollars for pants) but good will and a few others are around 7 dollars for pants 4 dollars for shirts and 3 to 6 dollars for shoes and around a dollar for accessories depending on what it is. Hope this helps and keep on thrifting!!
011488 asked: General Price for…Shoes: $1.75~0.25 Shirts:$1.75~0.25 Accessories:$1.75~0.25 Pants:$1.75~0.25 State/Province: Houston, TX Small town or Big city?: Big city. "Basically it's an outlet" :)
My Local Thrift stores
I guess I should do one for me! Prices Shoes:$7-20 Shirts:$6-14 Pants:$10 Accessories:$1-5 Location: Brampton, Ontario Big-ish City. =)
femmeinnest asked: General Price for…Shoes: $4.99-$7.99 Shirts:$4.99-$7.99 Accessories:$1.99-$4.99 Pants: $6.99 State/Province: Portland, Oregon Small town or Big city? Medium. :)
My Fellow Thrifters!
I have come across many different thrifting blogs and have noticed that the prices of people’s purchases vary greatly! I want to know how much thrift stores charge in YOUR area! Please respond with your: General Price for… Shoes: Shirts: Accessories: Pants: State/Province: Small town or Big city? I will post my findings at the end of the week :) Thanks for your help!
How simple and frugal a thing is happiness: a glass of wine, a roast chestnut, a...– Nikos Kazantzakis
I work about an hour away from home and haven’t really explored the area until now! On my lunch break I visited the local Salvation Army and picked up a hair curler, blazer, shoes and a scarf! Pics to come ;)
Ahh, the seasons they are a changing.
Winter is soon coming to an end and you know what that means…no I’m not talking about the warm weather…SALES! I just bought a bra, panties, dress pants AND a dress for $11 at Winners. Ah the thrill of the hunt. I’ll post pics soon!
Tip of the Day #3
You know the saying “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure” ? Well it holds true! We not only see it in garage sales and thrift stores we see it on-line all the time. You want something but don’t have the money to pay for it, how do you get it? Simple. Ask for it! Try sites like Craigslist or Kijiji. Simply place an ad letting people know that you are so...
Beware of little expenses; a small leak will sink a great ship.– Benjamin Franklin
Thrifty Tip of the Day #2
If your shoe size is between 5-8, you can get away with buying kids shoes at most shoe stores. Kids shoes are significantly less expensive yet still come in amazing styles and varieties. The shoes below on the left are a kids size 7!
Frugality without creativity is deprivation– Amy Dacyczyn
Everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.– Robert Louis Stevenson
Thrifty Tip of the Day #1
Before pressing ‘Check-out’ on your next on-line purchase, google the company your buying from plus “coupon code”. Half the time, I usually find a coupon code that gets me between 10-30% off my shopping cart. Here’s an example: http://smartcanucks.ca/amazon-canada-coupon-codes-10-off-40-discount/