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Weekly LAF-#40

Welcome to the “Weekly LAF (List and Find)”! This post offers suggestions for what to list this week, what to put on sale, and what to be looking for in your inventory or thrifting adventures!  As always, I welcome your … Continue reading

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Smart Reselling-Part 5: Working Smarter…Not Harder in this Business

This business can be a lot of fun but it can also be a lot of work. Weekdays, weekends, weeknights….there can ALWAYS be something to do. But it doesn’t have to be that way. The following are tips that can … Continue reading

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Smart Reselling-Part 4:The Importance of Research

One important task that resellers have to do is research.  Researching before you go out on your “treasure hunts” and researching when you get back  are both equally important. Researching items before you go out gives you more tools in … Continue reading

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Smart Reselling-Part 2: Organizing Your Inventory

While few of us relish organizing our inventory, it is an important part of the reselling business. Organizing your inventory effectively has many benefits: 1) It allows you to find your items easily, thus cutting down on the amount of … Continue reading

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Thrifting Blog Digest-#11

A Weekly Rundown of  Some Great Thrifting Posts Found on the Internet. Find out some online sellers’ “New Year’s Resolutions” for selling in 2012….Read here. Watch for these in the thrift store Christmas clearance aisles….Read here. Some great holiday flips….Read … Continue reading

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Paying it Forward….

Have you had a great year reselling?  Are you loving what you are doing? Want to share some reselling knowledge with someone who might enjoy or benefit from this business? Share a little “Late Night Coffee” with them! Flippin’ Friday … Continue reading

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Thrifting Blog Digest #9

  A Weekly Rundown of  Some Great Thrifting Posts Found on the Internet. Using the lettering for dating a piece of clothing….Read here. And yet ANOTHER awesome way to “upcycle” those sweaters…Read here. Wanna give Etsy a try? For some … Continue reading

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It’s just around the corner…

In this business, like most retail stores, you have to think ahead to the next buying season.  And that means the January-March buying season. While you may be still knee-deep in holiday sales, it might be a good time to … Continue reading

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Flippin’ Friday #62

It’s Flippin’ Friday again….holiday style! With the sales heating up…so are the flips! Last Flippin’ Friday, we had some great stories about a Fire King milk glass mug with Stuckey’s Coffee club graphics in red and aqua,oversized vintage flashcards from … Continue reading

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♪♫♪♫♪♫The Selling and the Buying…When They are Both so Good!♪♫♪♫

Just a reminder…. December is  a GREAT month to hit the thrift stores for items. Why? 1) People are donating for end-of-the-year tax reasons. 2) Parents are clearing out the old toys for new ones that come during the holidays. … Continue reading

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