Shopping at thrift stores is like going on a safari, but instead of hunting wild game, you’re hunting the elusive best bargain. Often it’s the thrill of the hunt that many people enjoy most about thrift store shopping. For others, it’s the savings they receive when they find the perfect item at a fraction of the cost at a major retail store.
What can $10 buy you in today’s market? Well, a burger and fries for starters. Or, perhaps a nice tee shirt. Or, if you are savvy enough, it can buy you a pair of Ann Taylor pants, a matching Talbots belt, a cashmere scarf and a Banana Republic blouse.
Where do you shop when you’re looking for a beautiful, handmade wedding gift, or an heirloom-quality baby gift? How about reasonably priced, hand-thrown pottery, or adorable doll clothes, and trendy accessories? For these …