Category: Someone Else’s Closet

thrift stores

Part 1 of a Thriftista series: Thrift shopping & selling

Part 1 of a Thriftista series: Thrift shopping & selling

Years ago, I found thrift shops to be rather grotesque ‚Äî just the thought of someone else’s clothes [or shudder to think, their shoes!] made me itchy. Still, I’ve friends who love to frequent...

Savvy Seconds and 1sts

Savvy Seconds and 1sts

One of Ravenswood Manor’s undiscovered stores is Savvy Seconds. On Lawrence Avenue between Rockwell and California, this store is a pleasant surprise on a street not known for clothing retailers. While not as trendy...