Category Archives: News

You’re Invited to…a Baby Shower!

Posted on by darlene | news | thrifty-over-50

It has been years since I’ve had to buy a baby shower gift. When I received the invitation I immediately thought…I bet I can find some cute NEW clothing at Thrift Town! So off I went to 3900 Menaul Blvd. to see what Read More →

Trend Alert: Florals

Posted on by darlene | news | thrift-style | thrifty-over-50

Unless you have been living under a rock, you know that florals have been trending for awhile. Now, personally…I’m a stripes girl all the way. In fact, until a recent trip to my local Thrift Town here in Albuquerque, New Mexico, I didn’t Read More →

Cool Crochet Summer Shirts

Every time I visit Thrift Town, I buy more doilies than I know what to do with; but I found a few ways to put them to good use! The first way was fixing yet another of my shirts that had become too Read More →

Patriotic Style

Posted on by darlene | news | thrift-style | thrifty-over-50

Happy 4th of July everyone…and Happy 79th Birthday to my dad! I just got back from Ohio where I got to visit ‘the old firecracker’ and my sister too. Now, I hate to say it BUT…I’m not a big fan of the old Read More →

Sweet Summer Shirts

Posted on by Hailey | college-scene | diy | news | thrifty-teen-styles

Summer is here which means it’s time for some chic shirts! I found quite a few on my last trip to Thrift Town, and thought that a couple of them could use a little something. I bought this rad grey top at Thrift Read More →

Summer Style with Joni!

Posted on by darlene | news | thrifty-over-50

Meet Joni: She is THE most stylish person I know. I thought she would make the perfect ‘model’ to show you a cute summer outfit from my local Thrift Town located at 3900 Menual Blvd. in Albuquerque, New Mexico! We headed there on Read More →

Tee Transformation

I bought so many cool tee shirts during my last trip to Thrift Town! While I loved the designs on the front, I felt they were lacking something to make them more personalized. Here are two ways to transform your new tees! Low Read More →

Sweet Sixteen Edition: Thrifty Makeover…Angel

Welcome to another Thrift Town thrifty makeover! Meet Angel: I work with her mom, Jeanette. Our mission today was to find something for Angel to wear to a family friend’s wedding. Of course, while we were at it, she tried on and bought Read More →

Beyond Bed and Bath!

Posted on by Hailey | diy | news | thrifty-teen-styles

Ever want to stay in your pajamas all day? I certainly do! I found some very cute things that would normally only be worn in the house and made them into everyday attire! The first was this brand new Victoria’s Secret bodysuit with Read More →

A Great InVESTment

Posted on by Hailey | diy | news | thrifty-teen-styles

When I last visited Thrift Town (Fremont, California), I found a few very cute vests! I loved the first two (both under $3) as they were; but thought that the third could use a makeover. The first thing that I did was cut Read More →