Ernest Wilkins, @ErnestWilkins
5:20 PM CST, November 13, 2012
We all know thrift stores are a great way to come up with some great looks for little money. I went thrifting with Nelson Colon from THRFTD to find some deals and steals. He and his girlfriend Brianna are Jedi masters at finding quality stuff in the racks. So much in fact, that I ended up getting $460 worth of clothing and shoes for $37, including a pair of Allen Edmonds shoes that retail at $355 for...$1.90. Don't believe me, watch the above video, then check out their top five tips for thrifters below.
#1 - CLEAR YOUR MIND OF THE NEGATIVE STIGMAS, YOU CAN GIVE SECOND-HAND A SECOND LIFE.
#2 - MEMORIZE YOUR SIZE.
#3 - IT’S ABOUT QUALITY, NOT QUANTITY.
#4 - PICK WITH A PURPOSE
#5 - GO WITH YOUR GUT
Go check Nelson & Brianna out at THRFTD.
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