Author: Carolyn Becker

Save Stained Pants With a Stencil

At the store, I did notice some yellow discoloring on one of the pant legs, but this didn’t deter me from making a purchase. To me, slightly damaged items still have lots of value. Any item can be cleaned, repaired, or transformed. All it takes is a little time and creativity.

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10+ Tips For Planning A Thrift Road Trip

This week, I am embarking on my dream Road Trip – spending ten days going to 30 different Goodwills! After much deliberation, I FINALLY finalized my path – I’m driving through Virginia, Tennessee, Mississippi, and Alabama to get to New Orleans, Louisiana! I have only been thrifting in Virginia and am excited to explore and thrift in states I’ve never had the courage to visit.

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