Thrifty Valentine’s Day

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Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and it is one of my most favorite holidays. What can I say, I’m a fan of LOVE. Valentine’s isn’t just a day spent with a significant other, but it’s also a day to show all Read More →

Hundreds of Children’s Books are Bound for Paradise School Library

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This week we have a sweet story about giving back. We have two amazingly generous and thoughtful employees at our Thrift Town Support office named Desi and Jennifer. Desi set out to help her niece with her school’s (McKinley Elementary School in Tracy, Read More →

Getting Crafty With Sweaters!

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Thrift Town blogger Gina shows how to transform sweaters into legwarmers, boot toppers, finger-less gloves and more in this edition of Mommy Moments. Read More →

M’m M’m Good – January is National Soup Month! + Roasted Tortilla Soup Recipe

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Soup warms the body and the soul, and chicken soup is unexplainably good for colds. Soup is amazing and simply put, soup is good food.  I was so excited to learn that soup had its own national month that I decided to blog about Read More →

WINTER ESSENTIALS: cold weather cute

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It’s that time of year when it feels like it’s been cold for a liiiiiiittle too long, and we’re all yearning for a bit of warmth and sunshine. But while it insists on being cold for a month or so, we might as Read More →

Artistic Up-Cycled Fashion for an Intentional Wardrobe

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Choosing a piece of clothing says something about you. Beyond trends, we all have our own unique style that we portray through color, fit, pattern and more. We also have the opportunity to either support “fast” or “slow” fashion when we choose our Read More →

Vogue Cover Recreated- We’re Gaga for Lady Gaga!

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Awhile back Good Day Sacramento did an exciting story on recreating four iconic Vogue Cover photos. In this post, we are featuring the Lady Gaga Cover recreated with Thrift Town finds for under $15! I’ve got to say, it looks like a million bucks! Read More →

Thrift Town Customers are Thrifty Cool! See Our Winners June – December 2018

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We LOVE when you give us a shout out and #ThriftTown on Instagram! Our customers are so talented and creative. Their photos delight and inspire us greatly! Thrift is beautiful and these winners’ photos exemplify the beauty of thrift and the excitement of Read More →

Sparkle Like Lynzie- Upcycling with Vintage Jewelry

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My sister Lynzie Norquist was a guest blogger back in 2013. She LOVED to make things sparkle just like she did. To honor her, I’m reposting a few of her beautiful handcrafted items and I’m linking back to a couple of her “how Read More →

Thrift Town is an AMAZING Source for White Elephant Gifts

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A Brief, but Very Interesting History…  From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia A White Elephant Gift Exchange, Yankee Swap or Dirty Santa is a party game where amusing, impractical gifts are exchanged during festivities. Usually, the goal of a white elephant gift exchange is to entertain party-goers rather Read More →