Spring Brights

Spring Brights

Spring 2019 is all about bright, bold colors. If you are over the pastel spring scene from years past, now is your moment. Think and thrift eye-popping colors; fuchsia, bright blue, vibrant green. One benefit of thrifting is that you can have fun with trends at a fraction of the cost. The outfit above is [...]

Thrifting for a Purpose in Sarasota

Thrifting for a Purpose in Sarasota

There are a multitude of charities that benefit from thrift store proceeds. In Florida, where retirement is a major industry, it makes perfect sense to have thrift shops supporting senior residences. The Pines of Sarasota offers assisted living, skilled nursing care and memory care residences. The facilities run two thrift shops, both called Fabulous Finds, [...]

Jumpsuits and Boiler Suits

Jumpsuits and Boiler Suits

Over the past few weeks, Allison has been visiting vintage clothing stores in the Coachella Valley, asking proprietors what trends they are seeing. At every shop, the word "jumpsuit" has been mentioned. Jumpsuits or boiler suits, as they are known in Britain, are hot. Boiler suits are defined as a one-piece protective garment worn for [...]