Thrifting in the City

With New York City seemingly flooded with vintage boutiques, consignment shops  and thrift stores, Everyone always asks, “Where do you get your threads?”

Check out my top 10 “go-to” list when thrifting in NYC!

1. Housing Works- Buy The Bag– Park Slope, Brooklyn

Everything you can fit into a bag for 25 bucks! Once I scored 49 pieces in one bag- do that math! This stop is all about the patient digger.

2. Goodwill Outlet- LIC– Queens

This thrift visit is worth every moment on the train to get there. Endless rows of clothing, housewares, shoes and accessories for under $2!

3. Unique Thrift Stores-Various Locations

12 locations in NY & NJ and Mondays and Wednesdays are 25% off everything in store. I hit the Downtown Brooklyn location most often for clothing and housewares.

4. No Relation/ L Train Vintage– Various Locations

I love the 1st Avenue location for their low prices and variety of denim, jackets and boots!

5. Salvation Army- 46th Street– NYC

Closest thrift store to my job… enough said! I found my Holiday Party outfit here for under 10 bucks! Wednesdays are 50% off everything!

6. Beacon’s Closet-Various Locations

I go straight to the shoes at the Park Slope location on 5th Ave. Peep the Asos Platforms I scored for under $20 this Summer.

7. Out of The Closet– Boerum Hill, Brooklyn

I have partnered with Out of The Closet for numerous thrift events. Prices are super reasonable and free HIV Testing while you shop.

8. Finderz Keeperz Vintage Apparel-West 116th St, NYC

Harlem’s hidden gem, small and quaint, has the best selection of sequin dresses, tops and accessories that I have ever seen!
9. 10 Ft Single By Stella Dallas– Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Tucked under the BQE this vintage store has an extensive selection of everything vintage- graphic tees, overalls, Converse, printed dresses, rompers and more.
10. Goodwill– Livingston St.- Brooklyn

This store and donation center is right off the A/C train Downtown Brooklyn, which makes it an easy spot  to pick up last minute thrift finds.

Did your favorite location make the list? If not, comment below- I’m always on the search for new spots.

Peace & Positive Vibes



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