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Thrifty Quote of The Day

When you're thrifty, you have a great opportunity; an opportunity to help others by spreading your knowledge and sharing your resources- author unknown These are words that I live by. I love to help others by spreading my LOVE and KNOWLEDGE of all things thrifty.  Smooches, The "Thrifty" Fashionista

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Previously Owned Vs Previously Worn

Hello all, today finds me with some food for thought. In these ever-changing economic times we need to be more conscious of how we spend our hard-earned money. Our dollars need to be stretched further than ever before. The larger portion paying for lodging, food, transportation, education, healthcare, etc. The smaller portion to be used for clothing and personal needs. If you are a fashionista like me you never want your personal appearance to suffer because you can’t afford retail prices. I know for me when I look my best I feel more confident. This is where my thrifting skills come in. Now I know there are actually some people in the world that are completely opposed to shopping thrift...

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How To Shop Resale

  EXPLORE all the resale shops in your area to find out which ones best suit your needs. Each shop has it's own personality, so your certain to find several favorites.   ALLOW yourself ample time to shop. Resale shopping takes time and patience. Resalers have a vast selection, much more than a "new" store could afford to stock. You'll want time to look through all the choices to find your prizes. Look at it as a treasure hunt. Have fun and explore.   SHOP OFTEN for the best selection. Resale shops change inventory daily and the most savvy shoppers know to check out their favorite shops weekly. Don't miss out on the new arrivals. Resale stores have sales so don't forget to ask what...

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