It’s Frugalicious!

It’s Frugalicious!

When word of a particularly good resale store spreads way beyond its geographic location, it’s worth checking out. We had heard many thrifters exult over the snappily-named Frugalicious shop in Easton, MD. (Definition: “To be frugal and fabulous at the same time.”) These shoppers didn’t live nearby, but in Washington D.C., Boston and New York [...]

Kate Holmes: The Resale Prophet

Kate Holmes: The Resale Prophet

Update on 4/6/18: Kate Holmes writes about ThriftStyle on HER blog, which is at Auntie Kate, the blog:  https://tgtbt.blog/2018/03/26/smart-fashion/ Here's what she wrote: March 26, 2018 by Auntie Kate of Too Good to be Threw I had the delightful experience of being taken to breakfast by one of the authors of Thriftstyle: The Ultimate Bargain Shopper’s Guide [...]

The Discreet D.C. Home of Magnificent Consignment Clothes

The Discreet D.C. Home of Magnificent Consignment Clothes

As befits Washington, D.C., a city of many secrets, the inventory for the city’s oldest consignment shop arrives discreetly, often brought in by chauffeurs. Dr. Inge Guen (above), a psychologist, created Inga’s Once Is Not Enough, an haute couture resale shop, 24 years ago. It is spread over two townhouses along MacArthur Boulevard in the [...]

Hitting the Jackpot in Rochester

Hitting the Jackpot in Rochester

Resale shops have multiple benefits, including aiding the environment, recycling our closet inventory and reducing clothing costs. One of the best advantages, for those who admire the creativity of top designers and their fine workmanship, is to allow those of moderate means to afford lovely, exciting pieces for their wardrobes. Panache Vintage & Finer Consignment, [...]