UPDATE: I went back for Banana Dog
Attending a wedding soon, got lucky thrifting this suit!
Needed an emergency dress for an event yesterday and found one for £6.99 (9 USD) at my favourite charity shop!!
Brooks Brothers suit, $10, Community Aid. Tie, $2, Salvation Army. Waited til some nice weather to wear it.
I can't believe my wife said no to Banana Dog
Ready for the slopes, moon, or time machine! $20
Halloween Costume Thanks to a thrifted coat
paid $200 for this rad couch on craigslist!
Found this handmade leather tracksuit for $10 at my favorite local thrift store and it fits PERFECTY
Found a signed Gabriel Iglesias action figure at Goodwill and he confirmed it was his signature on Twitter
I love quirky watches! I thought this was just a bangle at first! $5!
$200 was too high for me but my mom insisted on buying this adorable cabinet for my daughter's Disney-themed bedroom
couldn't resist this 70s rainbow kettle for $7
Drove home in a snowstorm with this hanging out of my trunk but it was TEN DOLLARS
I’m an opera singer. Guess who found this $1000 Chiara Boni gown for $15 at Salvation Army!
This $30 3 piece pink suit I got yesterday
Under $20 for the full suit
Crayola calculator! $2, needs a new battery!
After checking the glass section of my Goodwill every day, for 3 years, for THIS SPECIFIC MUG...patience FINALLY paid off today...
I wore this thrifted jumpsuit on my birthday
Went to a vintage shop for the first time last week. Found this 1960s dress for NYE and couldn’t leave it behind.
Picked up this witchy 1940s era coat today for $20!
Disappointing thrift shop purchase today...my fault for not looking inside :(
$30 for the dresser, $15 for paint and $25 for legs and handles.
Been wanting one of these tees for a while, snagged one yesterday for a $1.50!
I think this sweater had more fun in the 90s than I did
Bless the thrift gods. This honestly shook me to my core. Never worn, just my size Docs for $10.
Thrifted everything here. Took us a few years but it was oh so worth it!
Went with my friend to the thrift store and he found 3 version of his favorite shirt in different colors
My Grammie, before she passed, gave me the top 3, left, casserole dishes. I have found every other piece at Goodwills and Antique Stores, over the last 15 years... It's been fun to Collect it
Can someone let Jerome know I have his booty shorts?
Best $2 sweatshirt found at GW.
I thought I was hallucinating, all for under $25
Just got a vintage pair of leather pants for $12! Complete with two tickets to a Pearl Jam concert in 1998
much dress. very wow.
Tommy Hilfiger sweater for $7 (sorry for modeling it)
Searching for a suit for a wedding. Found a three piece with retail value $1700, paid $20 for it.
1960s Zenith TV. We took out the tube. Books, bimorphic dish, and glazed California Pottery plant pot were thrifted too.
This knockoff Polo sweatshirt I found at Goodwill
Hell yeah, Karen
Picked up this walnut room divider for $90 at a local thrift store recently - unbranded and labeled “entertainment center”
A Ladderax shelf system, I bought for $40 off an estate sale on FB market place.
Do garage sales count?
Got this astronomy sweater for €3,95. I have to get used to puffy sleeves!
Does this count? A lady i work with offered me boxes of old video game stuff for $50 if I got it out of her basement, sight unseen, pretty sure I used up my lifetime supply of luck on this one
carried it all the way home (awkwardly on my back) while walking the dog, worth. it.
I found 250+ vintage Punk Rock Flyers from the 80's in the garage of an estate sale. A few of my favorites..
Got this cool 90s Igloo Picnic Basket cooler at a garage sale for 2$.
I was told this was a green amethyst, and haggled to $42. Took it to a jeweler to have it appraised—it’s a rare green diamond, 4.4 ctw, over 100 years old, conservatively worth more than $8k!
I was starting to lose hope that I’d be able to thrift my wedding dress. I bought this today for $60! With alterations and a cleaning, still comes in far under what I would have paid for something a lot more simple. I’m in love!
Somebody invite me to a spring wedding so I can wear this 100% silk vintage dress (thrifted for $3.50) and Coach sandals (thrifted for $11.99)!
I found this gorgeous green dress at my local Arc for $15 and knew I couldn’t leave the store without it!
Thrifted dresser turned into a vanity sink and thrifted mirror.
I always make sure to check over the entire costume jewelry section before leaving and today I found this diamond sapphire engagement ring in a rummage bowl for $2. Took it to a jewellers straight after and they confirmed it was real.
Got this leather couch yesterday for the low low price of free!
This professionally made nutcracker/prince outfit for $10
30 years ago my late great grandfather shut down his men’s clothing store. Today I bought a suit tailored by him nearly 400 miles away in a Goodwill.
GumTree came in clutch!! My *pink whale finally!! I paid literally a tenth of the retail price! So excited!
My best find to date. The entire bigger blacker box with the secret card in the lid and all the expansions never opened. 4.99 at my local Goodwill!
Slowly collecting plates from different eras and letting guests choose their place at the table based on the plate that speaks them. Each plate under $5.
Kim Possible pants for $5!
My wife and I finally found the last piece to complete our sitting room. a vintage chandelier that replaced the terrible ceiling fan.
My studio chair cost $10 on OfferUp.
Estate Sale haul
The best 23 piece dinosaur tea set I’ve ever seen! I can’t wait to be the coolest grandma with these in her china cabinet one day
Thrifted vintage gown that resembles the lamé dress Marilyn wore. I did not nail the pose, I know.
6 bucks and some rit dye and gel stain!
Mugs in soft muted colours for $0.25 a piece
Found at a Goodwill, no I didn't buy it, but probably should have. I'm 5 months pregnant and can only imagine the reaction people would have had if I wore this.
Gotta admit, had some palpitations when I found this crazy 70s disco Concept 2 by Campus three piece suit ($20), and it fit my scrawny butt like a glove. I love the high-waisted bell bottoms and how much they flare out!
1970s handmade mini halter dress with hand sewn lace appliqué found in my favorite thrift store in Florence, Italy.
Found this 8ft tall mirror on the side of the road & gave it a fresh coat of paint.
Found my white whale!!! This globe-wernicke metal barrister case was a whopping $50. They retail for hundreds to thousands of dollars. This must be what heroin feels like!
All this for $50! Everything works, lenses are in great shape!
I don't know who keeps donating NorthFace jackets, but I'm not complaining! Got this for 16.99!
A year ago I picked up this Barbie sewing machine for $7. I used it for the first time to make a mask. However, I didn’t know it came with the adapter and peddle so I used batteries and the on/off button. (Peep that hem job) I’m 29 and this is the first I’ve ever used a sewing machine.
My favorite thrifting score: $40 vintage pink velvet couch.
All at one goodwill. Marie Kondo strikes.
Vintage dress from a local vintage shop, perfect for the first fall-feeling day of the year.
Some 30 year old is gonna be really upset when they find out their parent donated these
Found this gem for $8 at my local thrift store!
Found this for $2. My sister used to have one when she was a kid and she cried so much when she forgot it at school one day and it was gone the next day. I'm going to surprise her with it today.
Catch and release
For my high school prom, I thrifted my dress at a local vintage shop in Kensington Market, Toronto. Total Cost = $30
This was $1.99, but preventing wildfires is free!
Got this dress at a local thrift/consignment for $15.99! Bonus: 75% of proceeds went to a local animal shelter!
Got this grandma-worthy cardigan for 10$ and I. cannot. stop. wearing. it.
Got this vintage Burberry trench coat at Goodwill for $75; it fits me perfectly 🤩
This Mug Speaks To Me
Fully furnished my living room for $85!
One of my favorite before thrifts! Hermes Gloria Soli silk scarf for $6 at Goodwill
Dress, earrings and necklace all from the local Opshop! Hair, makeup and tailoring was exchanged for gardening! Total: $52
I found this pretty nifty cycling jersey today at GW.
Had to convince myself that buying this bear was worth it. Realized it was a “Build a Bear” store display. Painted it like a washed up Build a Bear
Found this gorgeous Calvin Klein dress at the bins. Now I just need a good summer wedding to attend.
Love finds like these! Picked up these vintage Levi's and in one of the pockets was a movie ticket for A Bug's Life in 1998
A study in Pink. The best dress I’ve ever found.
Vintage overalls thrifted for $1, sewed a homemade patch on for a festive Valentines outfit <3
Mid Century Kopenhaven wall unit $50.
Do flea markets count? Scored a working vintage rain lamp for $30
Pristine condition Loewe 'Puzzle' bag, $20 at Goodwill. Retails at $2,590
This just spoke to me - found at Goodwill
This 70s coat for $10
Murano Italy Glass Fish Bag $4 at GW!
This Majestic Jacket
I found a tiny couch for Garbanzo
$9 thrifted walnut dresser for my daughter's room. Definitely one of my favorite finds.
With all these jewelry posts as of late, I thought I would share what the selection is like in the rural south
Here’s my mums entirely thrifted (and a little modified) Mary Poppins for world book day - she’s a primary school teacher and likes to get involved.
Bought these pants/overalls at gw for 6$ (Pocketsssssss)
Worth $25, I’d say
I'm a simple man; I see vintage Riedell roller skates, I buy them.
I found THE perfect faux leather blazer/jacket! The vest, jeans and shirt are thrifted as well🤩
When I found this dress for 5 dollars at my local thrift store, I knew I had to have it! The cute little vintage hat is from a thrift store as we and cost more than the dress at a whopping 8 dollars!
Found a miumiu coat at a pawn shop for FIVE DOLLARS!
I should retire now. This was the craziest day of my thrifting career. North Face, Patagonia and my first Le Creuset.
Easily my new favorite shirt. Got this amazing 70s Wrangler disco shirt with apple motifs and apple pie written all over it. Pure polyester, a large pointed collar, and a funky pattern, it's the perfect 70s shirt.
The perfect jacket doesn’t exis....
Ok not a thrift shop, but found by the side of the road for council cleanup, minor fix required to the arms...free
Got nine (six pictured) old casino chairs for $2. Not each, total.
Flea market find! I love Garfield, and giant orange cats.
Quick story: in high school I found this vintage apple necklace that I loved at an antique store, but I left it at an ex boyfriends house and never got it back. Yesterday I walked into an antique store and SAW THE SAME NECKLACE! 10 years later and 700 miles away, the treasure hunt always pays off!
Can’t believe this quirky art I found for $18 retails for over $1,000
Can't believe this! Found a 1998 Nike Winter Olympic Games jacket. These were used exclusively by the CBS news reporters of the Olympic Games in Japan 1998. Got it for $6 in the middle of nowhere, Australia!
Finally!!! A Pendleton wool blazer has been on my list for ages. It had a small stain on the lapel but thankfully came out in the wash. $5 well spent!
Went to a house clearance and found this pin marked as costume jewelry for $5. Took it to a jeweller and they confirmed it’s unmarked gold with diamonds and sapphires.
I noticed this sub likes butterflies! Here’s my thrifted collection, slowly growing!
This $2 dress had a broken zipper that I repaired in 6 minutes!
The perfect gift
I upcycled an old tv stand thrifted from VarageSale for $10 and gifted it to puppers for Christmas. She loves it!
Found this 14k gold lapis lazuli pendant for $3
Just dropped a fiver for this Vietnam era MA-1 flight jacket in truly mint condition.
I found this dress for an upcoming wedding. The tags were still on AND it has POCKETS!
Pretty sure I just hit peak thrifting, I don't think I can top this. $15 for my babies to lounge in the manner they deserve
75cents for this basket. Cat was found for free at the dump 5 years ago.
I think many people pass up silver, purely because they don’t know how (or don’t want) to clean it! Swan ring holder $2 (pre-isolation)
Bought this dress at goodwill 3 months ago hoping to wear it to my baby shower.. it fit like a dream! And still in love with the scallops 😍 PinkBlush maternity $6
*slaps roof* this bad boy is gonna make so many cookies
Removed the shoulder pads from this vintage dress from Goodwill and wore to Thanksgiving dinner.
St. Vinny’s impulse buy. $40 and it pulls out into a bed. I am in love!
Found this gorgeous dress for $20 at goodwill! I'm going to wear it to prom
Since my thrifted coat went over so well, I thought I'd share one of my favorite thrifted corners of my home.
Goodwill prom dress this year!
Not the fanciest/most expensive find, but one dear to my heart. I found a $2 match to my 30yr old baby blanket my Meme made me! I’m due with a girl any day now and now she gets a blanket to match mine! (new on left, old on right)
This is the second vintage prairie dress I’ve found since I began thrifting 4 years ago! This one was $2 at an estate sale and the brand is Jody T. It’s literally in perfect condition after almost 50 years and I love it so much! The print is fruits and florals.
My thrifted rainbow record wall
Vintage Le Creuset yesterday - Since it's a set, I'll just charge you $4.99 for all of it.