Thrift Store Blog

2016 Aug 24

Do you ever see a great vintage couch or chair at The Salvation Army Thrift Store, and wonder if it's worth it to reupholster?

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2016 Aug 18

How often have you found little treasures at The Salvation Army Thrift Store, but pass them by because you aren't sure how to make them an addition to your decor, and not just another dust collector?

One of my favourite things to do is to collect meaningful pieces (ones that 'speak' to me in one way or another), and create ways to use them in my space that are practical and pretty.

Don't be afraid to use items in ways they weren't intended ~ get creative and think outside the box!

2016 Aug 11

Want to give an older piece of furniture a new, chic and trendy look?

Our Creative Expert, Amanda of Rechic Studio and Design, has some expert paint mixing techniques that makes the finish look professional and oh so good looking!

2016 Aug 11

This is Style Hunter Fox, your Creative Expert! I want to share some thoughts on the great prizes that you can find in thrift!


2016 Aug 04

Hi everyone, Amanda from ReChic here! First off, I would like to say... more

2016 Aug 03

I even go thrifting on vacation! Today, my kids and I pulled into The Salvation Army Thrift Store on 241 Lonsdale Ave. in North Vancouver.  Things I'm pretty much guaranteed to find, no matter what thrift store I visit, are pencil... more

2016 Aug 03

Amanda Braun is the artist and designer behind ReChic Studio... more

2016 Aug 03

Monique, aka Style Hunter Fox, is a personal stylist, costume designer, hairstylist, makeup artist, model, style blogger, vintage enthusiast, thrifter and, most importantly a mom. 

She takes her innate sense of style to help people step out of their fashion comfort zones through closet audits, wardrobe makeovers, social media posts and blogs.  With fashion interests that... more