The Nerd’s Guide to Thrifting, Part VII: Don’t leave your final decisions for the last minute.

This point has come up in other parts in the series, but it deserves its own section in further detail. There are two optimal times to make a decision about whether to purchase something, and neither are in the checkout line while you’re running late to your bestie lunch date. 1. The first optimal time… Continue reading The Nerd’s Guide to Thrifting, Part VII: Don’t leave your final decisions for the last minute.

The Nerd’s Guide to Thrifting, Part IV: Avoid the ‘almost perfect’ error.

Part IV deals with that classic thrifting error we've all made where we settle for something that's just not quite perfect and will inevitably need some kind of lovin' (holes, missing buttons, rips, stains, etc) but we convince ourselves that it's 'good enough' for the pricepoint, and why that ultimately often leads to disappointment. Click the image to read on, or take on the whole 6-part series by clicking the link in the top menu!