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Reblog: The 365 Day Challenge: Why I thrift…

I have been thrifting ever since I was old enough to care about fashion. For me it has always been style choice- even at the young age of 12 and 13- I discovered that I could find unique and unusual pieces at a thrift store that would be pretty much impossible to find elsewhere. 10 more words


That dresser though

I know I know I didn’t write aaaanything today but it was a busy day for once. I spend most of them setting around moving back and forth from my bed to the couch to the kitchen table but today I actually put on makeup and left the house. 147 more words


Joy doll rescued from Savers gets a makeover in Thailand

I just love it when something I’ve found in a thrift store gets a new life with someone. This little Joy doll from 1965 was found at Savers for $1.00. 62 more words

Vintage Musings

A Normal Saturday

So this morning, I woke up with a huge list to do. Well actually every Saturday I do since that is the day for Emma will be distracted by my wonderful hubby until I am finished and I don’t have to worry about her. 458 more words

New Antique Store: Simply Vintage

Now that this thrifting hiatus is behind me in the rear view mirror, I am back to my normal thrifting, junking, antique hunting ways!

This morning on the way to another train show (!!!) in Timonium, MD we made a quick stop at a brand spanking new antique store in Huntingtown, MD called Simply Vintage. 198 more words



I sat down with Jess this week to talk about thrifting. The boxer slash photographer slash web designer slash barista only buys thrifted or vintage pieces. 466 more words

Fashion Blog

Sew Retro Sewing Challenge- Matching Fabrics to Patterns

I am almost ready to start my first piece of my sewing challenge! Last week I went to a thrift store with a huge fabric/linens/ bedding section and scored a bunch of usable fabrics! 301 more words

Sewing Projects