Cootehill, Ireland Thrifts

Cootehill, Ireland Thrifts

If you needed convincing that thrifting is widespread, imagine our surprise at finding four thrift stores in the market town of Cootehill in County Cavan, Ireland, population 1,853.     Three of them -- the Palliative Care Charity Shop (run by the Irish Hospice Foundation), Vincent’s (run by St. Vincent’s de Paul) and New2U Charity [...]

It Suits Us

It Suits Us

The march toward full-on suited and booted seemed to take forever. Blazers took off and we stopped just short of a full blown suit moment and hovered there forever. Then all of a sudden, suits took off. I am here for it. Thrifting suits is a brilliant idea because what you find is that designers [...]

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 [...]