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On the hunt for holiday tops for upcoming festivities, I stopped by the North Syracuse Thrifty Shopper and scored. First I found a very soft vintage holiday sweater ($6.99). I love this sweater and it is proof you should shop outside your size range. This sweater was an extra...

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Check out these lovely items I found to wear this winter at the Cicero Thrifty Shopper. This Loft skirt (brand new with original tags priced at $60) was $5.99. I paired this embroidered skirt with a pink long sleeved top and bearded necklace. The flare on this skirt is...

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I visited the Thrifty Shopper in North Syracuse for the 50% off sale recently and scored big! For less than $9, I found two amazing shirts and one blazer! Mixing these new thrift finds into my existing (mostly thrifted) wardrobe, here are a few styles I settled on. My...

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While searching for darker colors for my autumn/winter wardrobe, I came across a brand new Burlington blazer! The patterned blue and white blazer, with original tags, was so cute. Check out how I styled this brand new find! I love how the sleeves aren’t too long, which is usually...

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Layering is essential for fall and winter weather. You can be in cool weather, but then get to work and the heat is blasting. Layers are so important to keep your temperature regulated during the day. I visited the North Syracuse Thrifty Shopper to find some key pieces for...

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So as you can see above, I’ve been a busy little shopper. Every week, you will find me at a thrift store at least 2 to 3 times throughout the week. Additionally, I visit nearby cities probably 1 to 2 times per month to broaden my inventory supply. This...

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Look what I found at the Binghamton Thrifty Shopper last week while hunting for an inexpensive costume. My dear friend Jennifer’s annual costume party came up quickly this year and oh what fun it was! All attendees agreed that despite the fun, eerie theme decided upon, we had a...

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How do you spruce up your wardrobe without spending much money? Thrifting, of course. The great thing about thrift stores is you can add a few key pieces without breaking the bank! You can also commit to just buying accessories for variation. Check out this trio of necklaces I’ve...

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In this video, Deb offers creative ways to fix your holey T-shirts – creating unique designs – or use the fabric to create something entirely new! About the Author This vlog was produced by Deborah Fernando. As a full-time mom and wife, Deb frequents Thrifty Shopper for comfy yet fashionable...

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Deb Fernando demonstrates how to reuse worn out leggings to create hand warmers, headbands and bracelets in this creative video. Think of all the combinations you could create with different patterns! The hand warmers are a great idea for the impending cold weather – even though it has yet...

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It is finally feeling more like fall in Central New York. This is my favorite time of year to put together outfits. Mixing warmer elements with older summer items provides seemingly endless combinations! This week I went to the Cicero Thrifty Shopper to find three items for fall styles....

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Walking into a thrift store with only 20 minutes to thrift quality items can be overwhelming.  You don’t know where to start and your 20 minutes quickly disappears. It is really important to enter this situation with a plan. Otherwise, you are just wasting precious shopping time. Here are...

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This week’s finds include a romper, sweater and short sleeve turtleneck. Styling these items and others from my wardrobe, I like to think outside the box. With this crazy weather, you need to make items work for all types of temperatures. This week’s finds were scored at the North...

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