Fab Finds & Thrifty Advice

2017 Oct

 

Contributed by Anna Lee, Youtuber and Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert.

I had the perfect opportunity to dress up for Toronto Women’s Fashion Week. And since this was my first time attending I wanted to stand out by wearing my 70’s inspired jacket that I picked up from Salvation... more

2017 Oct

Do you know the Salvation Army Thrift Store has a Costume Party Zone!  It’s as fun as it sounds and you can find everything there from décor to costumes!  I didn’t even know where to start!  Since all the items are donated they are not all the same.  Fear not, it’s easy to make... more

2017 Oct

Contributed by: Denise of Thrifty by Design and Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert

Here's how to make a spooky trick or treat bag for October 31st out of a Thrift Store find. It’s a low cost, low time investment and high impact... more

2017 Sep

Contributed by Tijana, Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert & Creator of the 'A Plentiful Life... more

2017 Sep

Contributed by: Anna Lee, Youtuber and Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert.

I’ll be the first one to admit… I wish I lived in the 70’s. There’s something about this particular fashion era that I love! Everything from floppy hats, to go go boots, to skinny scarves, and... more

2017 Sep

Contributed by: Denise of Thrifty by Design and Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert

I’m a big lover of succulents! And I adore finding unconventional homes for them too - the Salvation Army Thrift Store is the best place for finding unconventional homes. Or if you... more

2017 Sep

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

I love a good maxi dress but they always need to be shortened to accomodate my height. That's one of the many reasons I love thrifting!

The initial cost savings make up for the cost of... more

2017 Sep

Contributed by Anna Lee, Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert and Youtuber

One of my favourite things to thrift at Salvation Army Thrift Store are graphic tees. Whether it’s band tees, sport tees, or even... more

2017 Sep

 

Contributed by Tijana, Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert & Creator of the 'A Plentiful Life' Blog

Remember the all beige office? There was no ceiling light which was frustrating because as soon as it was dark I couldn’t work on any projects in the office, I didn’t have many extra... more

2017 Sep

 

Contributed by: Denise, Salvation Army Thrift Store Creative Expert and Creator of the 'Thrifty by Design' Blog.

Reusable packaging is all the rage these days! Especially using Mason jars - they’re an upcyclers go to item. And luckily you can always score one or more at your... more

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