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April Thrift Report

I’m a little late with my April report since its the middle of May already. Even so I’m eager to show what I bought. I found some REAL deals.   April 5th -Deseret Industries -$4.38 April 6th – Goodwill                  -$17.47 April … Continue reading

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March Thrift Report

I didn’t do as much thrifting as I usually do in March. Here’s what I DID buy. Because I don’t already have enough white dishes. (I have “Thriftitis”, I can’t help myself)I’ve been wanting to replace my cracked crock before … Continue reading

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Failed Refashion

After being inspired by a post I saw on E How I went searching for a sweater to refashion into a skirt. I found this cashmere sweater at Deseret Industries.  Although I love the soft texture and the subtle earth tones, (the … Continue reading

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January Thrifty Finds

Goodwill $5.40     Salvation Army $1.64 St. Vincent de Paul  97 Cents St. Vincent de Paul $1.64 Goodwill $2.19 St. Vincent de Paul 55 cents Goodwill $1.08 Goodwill $8.79 Goodwill $1.08 Thistle and Things $1.71 Goodwill $3.04 St. Vincent … Continue reading

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5 Frugal Things

Its been POURING down rain outside. A good time to catch up on indoor projects but first, this needed to be fixed: It was an easy fix even if my camera and I did get soaked. I came it to dry out … Continue reading

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Wait and See

I often play a game of “wait and see” when I’m thrift shopping. MY RULES: See something you like Ask yourself, ” what are you willing to pay for this item?”, if it is marked higher than that Note the color … Continue reading

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President’s Day Sales

Any holiday is reason enough to have a SALE at most thrift stores February 16, 2015 President’s Day St. Vincent de Paul $ 2.80 Everything Half Off! Rubber duck soap dispenser 50₵ Missionary Biography 39₵ 2 shirts from the 50₵ Bin … Continue reading

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Afrugalspinster’s Thrift store finds

Feb. 7, 2015 St Vincent de Paul-  $2.72 50₵ Bin: PJs, Tee shirt, Red turtle neck sweater, Storage box 50₵, Sage green bowl 50₵ Blue has been my lifelong favorite color. Over the past 5 years or so I’ve found … Continue reading

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Thrift store finds continue

January 22, 2015, Heaven Sent $10.94 Bookshelf I could have waited for better quality, this one is veneer over partical board and/or lower price, it cost $10. but I had been looking for some time for a shelf to keep my … Continue reading

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New shorts to wear in this hot weather

Like I said we’ve been having some uncharacteristic HOT weather. I needed some shorts to wear. I perused the second hand stores but didn’t find any shorts I would wear in my price range ( Extremely CHEAP). I did find … Continue reading

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