Some people “ooh” and “aww” over puppies; I’m not one of them… Give me a thrift store and I delight in hunting for—and finding—affordable, high-quality secondhand fashion. I’ve been wearing thrift-store clothing from before I even thought it was cool—and I still remember that day my mom made me wear a horrible secondhand top to school in second grade. But I’ll forever remember the moment I found my first vintage fashion steal: a timeless navy blue Armani blazer that I still own today.
You, too, can master the art of thrift-store shopping. Here are three simple tips to get you started, plus an account of my most memorable vintage fashion moments that I hope will inspire you to get started.
Continue reading in my exclusive fashion feature on TreeHugger.com: 3 Insider Tips to Start Thrift-Store Shopping Now