Editors' Note: Natalie Bell runs her own blog, BlogEverythingElse—she's also a high school junior! Here, she details all of her tried-and-true trips about shopping at thrift stores. If you follow me on Instagram, it comes as no surprise that I...
If you've seen our house you know that I have a love for all things thrifty. I love to search local thrift stores for items I can make my...
Upcycled Thrift Store Art
Thrift store paintings are a dime a dozen. They may be as ugly as they are cheap, but Mandi Gubler from Vintage Revivals has a cool trick to upcycle them into something amazing! Armed with basic tools, leftover paint and a roll of metallic tape, Mandi transforms an old painting into a masterpiece. The result will have you running to the thrift store in search of an ugly picture of your own!
Thrift Store Coffee Table
Stop in to see the before and after of this old thrift store coffee table turned DIY tufted ottoman!
DIY Thrift Store Art
There is a Goodwill by my studio that always has killer landscape paintings And when I say killer, I mean the ones you find in your grandmas attic. The ones ripe with old time Bob Ross nostalgia. The ones you kind of love but you would never really put them up in your house. I’ve done a series of thrift store paintings in the past where I painted various additions to the scenes – from tree houses to submarines – but most people…
FODAC Thrift Store
We appreciate you (and need you) so much! FODAC depends on your financial donations as well as your donations of medical equipment and household goods to our thrift store. You can easily and securely donate online by clicking the "Make a Donation" link in the right column of this newsletter. You can also donate your used car to FODAC. You can contact us at FODAC, 4900 Lewis Road, Stone Mountain, GA 30083, 770-491-9014, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org . Help FODAC Help Others!
Thrift Store Built-In Bookcases
I decided to give my hallway an update with DIY Built-Ins. I'm definitely not a carpenter but with a few thrift store bookcases I plan on creating the look o...
Tips for Thrift Store Shopping
Thrift store shopping can be a great way to buy clothing and other household goods that you need without blowing your budget. I’ve even done back to school shopping at a thrift shop. I’ve rounded up all of my advice for thrift store shopping plus donating to Goodwill in this blog post. This compiles dozens...
How To Update A Thrift Store Lamp
If you read my blog, you know by now that most of my decor comes from thrift stores. (You can see my best tips on thrift store shopping he...
How to score big at a thrift store
So you’ve been thrift store shopping before, but did you find anything good? Maybe you scored some cheap vintage tee-shirts or a box of old records for pennies. Those are great deals, but you can do better! Ambie Hay is one of the Palm Beach Thrifters and dedicates her days to scouring second-hand stores all …
How to Upcycle Thrift Store Artwork
Update thrifted artwork with three simple paint techniques. Use stencils, painters tape, spray paint or paint pens to transform a dated old painting.
10 Reasons to shop at a thrift store
When most people go shopping, they don’t automatically think to look in a thrift store first. Many people want to buy brand new items that have never been used or worn before. However, if you are t…
How to be a master thrift-store shopper
Second-hand shopping is all the rage right now. Here are some tips from experienced shoppers to ensure a successful trip to a thrift store.
The Complete Guide to Thrift Store Shopping
Check out our tips and tricks for successful thrifting in honor of National Thrift Shop Day.
10 Thrift Store Furniture Makeovers
I'm not the best decorator, designer, or photographer, my socks have probably only matched twice in my life, and my cats are rather plum...
Hampton Roads Thrift Store Guide
As a Virginia Beach youth that was enamored with recycled fashion and treasure hunting, it seems fitting to whip up a list of my favorite thrift haunts in Hampton Roads for the public. From vintage jams to furniture, records to craft supplies, here’s a curated list of my favorite Hampton Roads
A Basic Guide to Thrift Store Shopping
We live in expensive times. As prices go up and up and up (gas is hovering around $3.00 a gallon across the U.S., milk is expected to top $5.00 a gallon be
Best Thrift Store Shopping Tips
The other day I was visiting my friend and we were laughing and telling each other that we needed to bring stirrup pants back and that Saved By the Bell was the best show in the universe and should we start wearing scrunchies again. And mid hair accessory conversation, I noticed her table. It …
Thrift Store DIY Garden Projects
Repurposing is a craze that is not going away any time soon, and it shouldn’t! We all need to think about things in a new way to prevent waste, and it helps tha
Tips for Decorating Your Home With Thrift Store Finds
SOUTHPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — Charlotte Smith is fixing up her historic Connecticut home and documenting all of it on her blog ‘At Charlotte’s House.’ “We have five childr…
DIY Thrift Store Farmhouse Candle Holder
Combining thrift store cake pans and old candle sticks is an affordable way to add that "Fixer Upper Style" to your home!