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Do you love shopping at your local thrift store? Do you ever lament the fact that all of the hipsters have somehow gotten to all the good stuff before you can? Well – lament no more because now there’s a way to keep an eye dozens (hundreds?) of GoodWills across the country. 

Presenting – the best in recycled goods, all listed online. Its kind of like the ebay of thrift stores. The site operates like ebay, many of the items going to the highest bidder, some items available to be purchased right away. 

Here’s a peek at the types of things you’ll find at – one of my top 5 websites of all time.

 Antique and Vintage Paper

   Vintage Typewriter

Retro Tablecloth  

Watermelon Shaped Picnic Basket    

The site is easy to use and incredibly reliable. I’ve purchased over $200 worth of books, jewelry, crafting supplies and other various items from there – each arriving in a timely manner and in excellent condition. One of my favorite things about the site is the ability to get old photographs and old documents. Naturally, plenty of funky, vintage and retro items are also available, making it the hip place for all of your DIY projects. 


Written by sensiblekitty

September 16, 2008 at 7:59 pm

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