The Latest in Thrift

The Latest in Thrift

The latest in Thrift stories around the web discusses everything from being green to the art of finding runway fashions at your local MCC Thrift.

‘ThriftStyle’ Authors: Be Green By Shopping At Thrift Stores

Jan 17, 2018 | KPBS

"I think the biggest savings though comes in the fact that you can actually get very well-made, quality clothes for inexpensive and that's what we wanted to focus on in the book, which is focus on quality, focus on those things that really are well made, that are made out of great materials, your cashmeres, you know, your wools and all of that stuff, so it's a really big bargain in that way," co-author Reise Moore said.

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Why two shoppers love thrift stores

Jan 21, 2018 | Star News Online

The economic benefits of shopping at consignments stores and thrift shops are obvious, but sometimes there is a nostalgic value to the experience of thrifting that keeps people hooked.

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WTFashion?!: We Found Fresh-Off-The-Runway Looks In A Thrift Store

Jan 19, 2018 | Harpers Bazaar

With a worthy cause and a mission in mind, William and Heather managed to score some of Spring's top trends–for a fraction of the price of the runway looks and with the same bold impact. Don't believe it? Check out their loot: full sequin dresses a la Marc Jacobs and Gucci, Versace-esque head-to-toe monochrome, Dior-style berets, and all the borrowed-from-the-boys coats, jackets and blazers we've been loving.

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