Dallas thrift stores can hold some true gems – one-of-a-kind pieces at ridiculous prices. To get the best outfits for the best prices, you need to be a savvy shopper.
We put together this list of tips & tricks to make you a thrift store superhero. Keep reading…
Shop at least twice a week.
Simply put, the more often you go to dallas thrift stores, the more cool pieces you’ll find.
We’re always bringing in new products and getting rid of old ones. Check the store a couple times a week. You don’t want to shop when inventory’s low! In addition, you’ll get first dibs on the coolest items! We recommend timing your visits to avoid losing track of time while you browse our stock.
Shop on an “off day.”
Everybody shops on Saturday! Shopping during peak times means you’ll busy stores with picked-over inventory. Shopping during the week instead will net you the best items without the wait.
Keep a Pinterest board of items you’re looking for.
Pinterest is a great tool to keep your shopping organized. Bring your phone when you go on a shopping trip, or look at the board for a quick reminder before you go.
Use Label Resource to find out more about a piece.
Sometimes it’s hard to know if a piece of clothing is really vintage or not. Vintage Fashion Guild’s Label Resource is great for finding out more info about a particular brand.
Realize vintage clothing tends to run 4-6 sizes smaller.
People were smaller back then! When looking for true vintage clothing, be sure to size up accordingly when looking for pieces.