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A Shift in Perspective: Thrifting

I was first introduced to thrifting by my dad. He was and still is a huge bargain shopper, so he would often take my family to places like the swap meet or Goodwill. 361 more words


I'm 'Not Shopping' - no really....

Today’s story is about . . . Not shopping. Notice we didn’t say “Never shopping.” This IS, however, a story about the ALI thrift store. We WANT you to come in and shop with us. 202 more words

Non Profit

December 5, 2017 - Irish You A Merry Christmas (OOTD # 175)

One of the many reasons I love Notre Dame: the other day, in the LaFun student center, there was a vintage Christmas sweater sale.

I mean, granted, that’s not a common occurrence – it’s pretty rare for there to be any kind of market or vendor sale. 333 more words


Flower Child

This flowery, yellow, light weight skirt was another purchase from the Blue Ridge Hospice. An advantage of shopping at stores like these support the palliation of a chronically ill, terminally ill or seriously ill patient’s pain and symptoms, and attending to their emotional and spiritual needs. 41 more words

Store Reviews

D.C. In Depth

One thing that I have noticed about D.C. is that you need a “game plan” to find a thrift shop. Meaning, in other places, for example NYC, you can easily stumble upon a second hand clothing shop, but in D.C. 65 more words