Savvy shoppers can capitalize on racks filled with brand names and designer duds for a fraction of their retail price.
The idea that thrift store shopping is only for those who can’t afford retail shopping is out of touch and out of style. The sad economic climate has significantly increased the customer base and profits of thrift stores around the country.
Consider the thrift store boom the perfect opportunity to lighten your load by purging any unwanted clothing, accessories, furniture or home decor — or fatten your wallet, if you decide to consign your goods.
Secondhand Chic: Finding Fabulous Fashion at Consignment, Vintage, and Thrift Shops [Paperback]
by: Christa Weil
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