Category Archives: Fashion & Thrift Style

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Sparkle Like Lynzie- Upcycling with Vintage Jewelry

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 →

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Vanity & Jade’s Thrift Town Challenge

We’d like to give a huge shout out to the very talented Vanity and Jade for creating an awesome “Thrift With Us” fashion video at our San Antonio Thrift Town Store. We challenged them each to purchase a full outfit for under $25. Check Read More →

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You don’t need to spend a lot of money to look good! Thrift Town and LLVB have you covered. 

Thrifting is a fun experience and for me it doesn’t just stop at finding that special hidden piece at Thrift Town. Sometimes these special recycled clothing finds become deconstructed and upcycled into high quality garments that are super fashionable, unique and unexpected. My Read More →

These fall boots are meant for walkin’

Posted on by Phoebe | thrift-fashion

With the change from Summer to Fall,  the boots are blowiing into our stores. The Average cost of boots is $7.99! Check out Thrift Town for your fall boot needs for women, men, and children. Read Phoebe’s blog post below for some of Read More →

ACCIDENTAL CAPSULE WARDROBE: back to basics

Posted on by Kari | thrift-fashion

August 25th is National Secondhand Wardrobe Day! To celebrate we are reposting Kari’s Accidental Capsule Wardrobe Blog on how to create your own capsule wardrobe. What is a capsule wardrobe you ask? Well, Wikipedia defines a Capsule wardrobe as, “A collection of clothing that Read More →

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Amazing Thrifted Jewelry and Treasures Galore!

Marilyn said, “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend.” Although I am fond of diamonds, fashion jewelry also makes my heart skip a beat. It can really change up an outfit and make a girl feel special, or funky, or delicate depending on what she Read More →

How to Thrift Shop :: VLOG

Thrifting Made Easy ~ 5 Steps that will help with the thrifting process! I found that a “how to” video might be helpful for those of you that love thrift shopping and want to learn how to master it. Everyone has their own Read More →

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Thrifty Cool Instagram Contest WINNERS March-May 2018

Posted on by Ashley | thrift-fashion | thrift-life

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 →

Pedal Pusher or Capri? Who knew?

Posted on by Wendy | thrift-fashion

By definition, “Pedal Pushers” hit just below the knee and “Capris” are a tad longer hitting about mid-calf. Either way, these “in between pants & shorts” trend have made a big comeback for Spring & Summer 2018! Fashion icons like Audrey Hepburn and Read More →

DIY Jewelry Organizer

Sometimes I find something old, like this vintage thread organizer, and I say to myself, “This would be a really cool {FILL IN THE BLANK}. Well, in this case, I envisioned spray painting this white and using it to hold and organize my Read More →