Something about opp shops inspires me. It’s just really that je ne sais pas moment … I can’t put my finger on it but then again I’m writing a blog and currently my fingers are to keyboard so maybe I can… Is it the 'people-watching'? Today, as I looked through the racks – methodically, with … Continue reading Why Opp Shops Inspire Me
Thrift shopping is like looking for buried treasure. The deeper you look, the more treasure you find. By treasure, I mean pieces that are unique, rare and beloved. And, probably, at bargain prices too! The world today is saturated with television, social media and trends, which after a while can all look the same. We … Continue reading Thrift Shopping Tips
Supporting a good cause. Recycling. Saving Money. 5 good reasons why you should consider thrift shopping, or "thrifting".
It started when I was but 19 years old and about to go on a trip to Europe. I needed a new handbag, something very durable but also fashionable which could be worn for 5 weeks straight and look good with everything. I fossicked through the handbag “bin” – an honest appraisal of how the … Continue reading That First Moment – Opp Shops and I