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Second hand Clothing - Your Trash My Treasure


One day my friend tells me she is cleaning out her closet to make way for some new things. Immediately, I saw this as an opportunity for STRINGAPPROVEDTHRIFTS. 135 more words


Take Another Little Piece Of My Heart, Seattle

Yet another bastion of Seattle weirdness went quietly into the night with nary a whimper. Employer of punks, artists, college kids, salty lifers, drag queens, and pretty much the entire assortment of people who helped make Capitol Hill such a desirable, vibrant community, Value Village was a cornerstone of the local economy while being an almost magical destination to boot. 535 more words


Halloween 2015

OK. Technical difficulties prevent me from making a great blog post fast. So, to make a long story short, we won first prize for the best family in costume at the Shriners Fund Raising event. 78 more words

The Sadness of Soft Toys and The Royal Treatment at Value Village

Decluttering means saying good-bye to old friends.  I’ll miss Melvin, Pookie and Pink Poodle, but every once you have to let go of something that you love to make room for more peace in your life.   382 more words

Dr. Oz

Cheap, Clever Halloween Costumes

By Sheryl Smolkin

In October 2014, Hollie Shaw at the Financial Post reported on the $1-billion fright economy. Apparently Canadians have become so wild about Halloween we now spend more per capita on costumes, candy and décor than our U.S. 716 more words

Money Saving Tips

Value village rocks!

(Photo: Wool cream scarf, fishnet black long sleeves shirt, long fishnet black cardigan, ivory earings and dark coral earings.) 

Honestly, value village saved me many times. 335 more words


If the Shoe Fits... #SteveMadden


Are we still doubting thrifts? I sure hope not! If so, you should definitely change your mind after I share these cuties. 82 more words