Category Archives: Gift of Thrift

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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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Give the Gift of Reading ~ Children’s Book Baskets from Thrift Town

There is just something about children’s books that makes my heart happy! Maybe it is their beautiful illustrations and colors? Maybe it is the heart-warming stories? Or maybe it is just knowing how much children’s souls and minds are nourished with reading? Well, Read More →

BOOKS! BOOKS! AND MORE BOOKS!

Thrift Town has so many fabulous books, and this Summer we are celebrating reading in a BIG way with THREE Huge 50% Off ALL Books Sales: June 22nd – Summer Reads Sale July 13th – Mid Summer Book Sale August 9th – Book Read More →

Easy DIY Dip Dyed and Tribal Baskets

  Baskets have been a popular and useful household item, probably since people became people. “The earliest known baskets were made about 27,000 BC in eastern Europe. But people probably made baskets much earlier. They just don’t last very well, because they rot.” https://quatr.us/africa/history-baskets-invented-baskets.htm Flash Read More →

Hoppin Easter Baskets!

These aren’t your grandma’s Easter baskets… Read More →

Give the Gift of Thrift – 10 “Thriftmas” Shopping Tips

Give the Gift of Thrift! Finding something fun and unique (and thrifted) is a very clever, responsible and smart way to give! And to make the presentation fabulous, Thrift Town offers FREE downloadable-printable “Gift of Thrift” gift tags  (Vintage Christmas Tree was from Thrift Read More →

Holiday Shopping at Thrift Town!

Katie from Thrift Your Heart Out recently searched our Sacramento store for the perfect holiday gifts and decor. Take a look at what she found in her latest video! Click the picture below to watch.        

DIY Flower Frame

Looking for a fun, beautiful, and simple summer DIY project? This is the perfect project if you’re wanting to add a little decoration to your bedroom, living room, bathroom, or whatever room it may be! This project adds the perfect touch of delicate Read More →

CRAZY TOY HAUL: how we saved $620 on an AWESOME train set

Posted on by Kari | thrifty-gifts | thrifty-kids

It’s one of my general (personal) parenting rules to not even dip my toe into the pool of “expensive hobbies”, cause even if you buy things one piece at a time, it can get addicting and well, expensive. My nephew LOVES trains, and had been wanting Read More →

Tin’s the Season

The holidays are upon us! If you love to recycle and find that you have an abundance of cookie tins, they make cute decor and gift boxes! Thrift Town has great tins for low prices.            I bought these festive cookie Read More →