A Basic Guide & Tips To Shopping
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Thrifting is an art form. One that we happily teach to anyone interested.
Check out our tricks of the thrifting trade, and become a pro in no time.
The pre-thrift checklist
Before you head out, make sure you’re poised and prepared. See the list.
If it says “Int’l Ladies Garment Workers Union,” that means it's vintage legit!
Vintage from the 50s and 60s runs 4-6 sizes smaller, so size up!
Signs of a vintage garmet: side-snap closures and saw-toothed edges.
See the pros shop
Stylist Myriam Laroche, mom Mathilda Nilsson and Grammy-winning rapper Macklemore share their thrift tips at Value Village, one of the Savers' family of thrift stores.