12 Months of Thrifting Challenge: September Prompt — Thrift Something Inspired by your Favorite Show, Movie, or Book

As a 90s kid, I have fond memories of watching the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air every week with my family. What I looked forward to the most was Hilary Banks’s impeccable sense of style in each episode. Played by Karyn Parsons, Hilary’s style embodied 90s fashion. The shoulder pads, bold colors, hats – I loved it all.     This …

12 Months of Thrifting Challenge: August Prompt – Thrift Something That Reminds you of Your Childhood

Stepping into a Goodwill can often feel like taking a walk down memory lane. Browsing the rack, there’s nothing quite like the feeling of coming across something from your childhood at Goodwill. We want to share that nostalgia with the thrift community so this month we’re inviting you to share a thrifted find that reminds you of your childhood using …

12 Months of Thrifting Challenge: July Prompt — Thrift Something Off-Season

Want to know how to find some of the best items at Goodwill year-round? Shopping off-season! Welcome back to the 12 Months of Thrifting Challenge where we invite you to share your thrifted finds using the tag #12MonthsofThrifting on Instagram. This month’s prompt is to thrift something you need off-season. Goodwill Akron locations carry seasonal items all year round, meaning …

12 Months of Thrifting Challenge: June Prompt —Thrift a Color of the Rainbow

From flowers to PRIDE celebrations, this month brings color in all forms. In honor of all the beauty summer brings, we’re inviting you to thrift the colors of the rainbow for the 12 Months of Thrifting Challenge. New to the challenge? Each month we invite you to thrift or share a thrifted find on Instagram or Facebook using the tag …

12 Months of Thrifting Challenge: May Prompt — Thrifting For Nostalgia

One of the greatest things about thrifting is reveling in nostalgia. This month we’re inviting you to share a thrifted find from your favorite decade for the 12 Months of Thrifting Challenge. New to the challenge? Each month we invite you to thrift or share a thrifted find on Instagram or Facebook using the tag #12MonthsofThrifting. Take a walk down …

12 Months of Thrifting Challenge: April Prompt — DIY Canister Using an Old Candle Jar

Welcome back to the 12 Months of Thrifting challenge. This month, in honor of Earth Day, we’re challenging you to DIY or upcycle something using thrifted finds. Did you know that many people donate unused, unburnt candles to Goodwill? Yes! It’s one of my favorite things to thrift because they cost a fraction of the retail price. Ever since my …

12 Months of Thrifting Challenge: March Prompt — Thrift a Look for Less

This month’s 12 Months of Thrifting theme is to style a thrifted look for less. This is one of my favorite things to do with my wardrobe. It’s such a fun, affordable, and easy way to get creative with your outfits. Here are some tips to help you style your next thrifted look for less: Seek Inspiration: Whether you’re starting …

12 Months of Thrifting: Valentine’s Day Party Décor

Welcome back to the 12 Months of Thrifting Challenge. This month, we’re inviting you to share your thrifted Valentine’s Day décor, gifts, or outfits. Be sure to share your finds with us using the hashtag #12MonthsofThrifting to be featured. One of my favorite things about hosting parties is being able to repurpose décor items for my tablescape. This year I’m …

12 Months of Thrifting Challenge

Welcome back to the 6th edition of the 12 Months of Thrifting Challenge. If you’re just joining us, this challenge is designed to help you build a home or wardrobe of thrifted essentials, month by month. Here’s a quick recap of past challenges: 12 Months of Thrifting: Wardrobe Staples 12 Months of Thrifting: The Essentials 2.0 12 Months of Thrifting: …