Tag Archives: thrift store

Flippin’ Friday-#74

It’s once again Flippin’ Friday! The last one of the month! Last week, our readers gave us some more great flip stories! They told of flips involving a pair of Men’s Doc Marten boots, 5 Wilton cake pans,a pair of … Continue reading

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Thrifting Blog Digest- #18

A Weekly Rundown of  Some Great Thrifting Posts Found on the Internet For all the clothing resellers!….Read here. Another tool for your “estate sale” toolbox…Read here. Some great projects with maps….Read here. Not a “BAAAA-D” find!….Read here. Do I have … Continue reading

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Weekly LAF (List and Find) #3

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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Flippin’ Friday #65

It’s  a FESTIVE Flippin’ Friday!  FA-la-la-la-la!!! We had a TON of great flips last week! They included a Hallmark “Ruby Slippers” from the Wizard of Oz  ornament (MIB), an Ann Taylor Loft suit, talking Plushes, a Marshmallow Bed (w/out air … Continue reading

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Thrifting Blog Digest- #10

A Weekly Rundown of  Some Great Thrifting Posts Found on the Internet. A lucky break at an estate sale…but there’s a price….Read here. A GREAT find at an antique store…Read here. The lonely process of listing….Read here. A fun giveaway … Continue reading

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Let’s link you up!

I know a lot of you write some fantastic thrifting blogs…and I have gotten behind adding to my list. Soooooo…if you have a blog/website dedicated to thrifting,secondhand, reselling or upcycling…or a business that relates to one of these….write your link … Continue reading

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Up Next: Local Goodwills see sudden surge of customers….

From Newschannel5.com (Nashville: June 27,2011) NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Employees at Goodwill sorting through donations stumbled upon a couple of rare finds. They found a scrimshaw engraved powdered horn dating back to 1827. They also found an acoustic guitar, signed by … Continue reading

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A Link for Think as You Look at a Book…..

Dr. Seuss books are a common staple of just about every thrift store.  Before you walk by those ever-present books, it may pay to take a moment to see if one is a real treasure. Here is a awesome link … Continue reading

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Dooyahavwun?

Wayne Gretzky rookie card sells for record $94,613 price From Yahoo sports news 5/1: Sports cards have turned into big business over the past 25 years and as time has gone on, certain ones have garnered interest beyond the rest, … Continue reading

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It’s Flippin’ Friday! #1,300,028

It’s Flippin’ Friday. Rats. Boo. hmpf. Last week, we learned from our readers about Coogie sweaters, Tundra Canada sweaters, a Harry Potter Scene-it DVD game, and some Boynton pillowcases. Thanks for the stories! In honor of April Fool’s Day….let’s mix … Continue reading

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