Fab Finds & Thrifty Advice

2017 Mar

Contributed by Amanda of Rechic Studio & Design.

Sometimes the hardest part of thrifting can be trying to see past the current state of the furniture, and imagining what could be. This is especially true for pieces that are missing components (such as... more

2017 Mar

Contributed by Sheri, Confessions of a Refashionista and Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert.

Don’t pass up that dress in the Salvation Army Thrift Store just because it has a busy pattern – too much for a dress can be just right for a blouse!

Discover how to transform that frumpy frock with my easy... more

2017 Mar

Contributed by Style Hunter Fox, Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert

My kids and I got very excited about Easter eggs this year after seeing the below video! 

So I've started my pretty silk hunt and have come up with a few scarves and skirts that I'm willing to sacrifice for the cause! The white cotton will... more

2017 Mar

Contributed by: Sheri of Confessions of a Refashionista and Salvation Army Creative Expert.

Welcome to my series of Top Refashionista Tips for Successful Thrifting Trips! This episode explains the ins and outs of how to discover the refashioning potential in garments... more

2017 Feb

We joined our Creative Expert Sheri from Confessions of a Refashionista at our East York store, 60 Overlea Boulevard Toronto, for an amazing thrifting shopping adventure with our giveaway winner, Lisa.

Here are Lisa and Sheri shopping up a storm... more

2017 Feb

Contributed by: Sheri, Confessions of a Refashionista and Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert.

I asked my awesome thrifty diva followers to share their top thrifting tips and the response was amazing! With so many fantastic tips and... more

2017 Feb

Contributed by Amanda of Rechic Studio and Design, Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert.

Re-staining is not as difficult as you may think! 

The key when wanting to restain, is to make sure you have removed all of the precious finish, and are... more

2017 Feb
 
 
Contributed by Sheri of Confessions of a Refashionista and Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert
 
Reusing, upcycling, refashioning and shopping second... more
2017 Feb

 

Contributed by: Style Hunter Fox, Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert.

As I was taking down our Christmas tree last week (hey, if a thing brings us joy, it gets to stick around for awhile) I was reminded of how often I find the things we need at The Salvation Army Thrift Store that... more

2017 Feb

Contributed by: Amanda of Rechic Studio & Design and Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert

We asked on our Facebook pages (SAThriftStoreCanada and... more

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