To Thrift or Not To Thrift?
August 15, 2012
As every cash-strapped twentysomething knows, thrift stores are a treasury of cheap goods and unexpected finds. But while you might take home a rare record, a funky chair or the perfect outfit for your next ’80s party, a few common thrift store items ought to be avoided for sure. How do you know which items to thrift and which are worth buying brand new? Here’s a thrift list of items you absolutely, completely want to avoid.