I have a constant battle with my desire for pretty things and my hate of consumerism. Today desire won! Continue reading “Thrifty Thursday – Charity Shop Bargains”
I got the bargain of the year this week in the form of a huge bag full of 2nd hand children’s clothes for Lowenna and I only payed £10 for the lot. The clothes were in immaculate condition and were all good makes such as Next, H&M and M&S. I found them on a local Facebook selling site. Continue reading “Thrifty Thursday – 5 Places To Source 2nd Hand Children’s Clothes”
For today’s Thrifty Thursday I thought I would share with you a few bargains that I have picked up in a lovely new charity shop.
Charity Shop Bargains
I go this ‘Persian style’ table cloth and four placemats for only £2.25
I also managed to nab this beautiful decanter for £1.50!
Have you found any bargains this week in your local charity shop?
Thrifty Thursday is a weekly linky and a place to share your thrifty posts. It doesn’t matter if they are old or new and can be about anything to do with saving money and being thrifty. Whether it be a post on cutting back on your food shop or your latest thrifty find link it up, I’d love to see it.
I have also started a Thrifty Thursday board on Pinterest and I will be pinning any entries onto it each week so more people get to see your great posts.
Today, completely by chance, I found a fantastic shop called ReFurnish. They are a registered charity and sell 2nd hand furniture, amongst other bits. Continue reading “Thrifty Thursday – ReFurnish Charity”
As the kiddies are now back at school and we are now into our usual weekly routine I have actually had a minute to myself to go and raid the charity shops, something that is almost impossible with little ones in tow! Continue reading “Thrifty Thursday – Charity Shop Bargains”
Whenever we buy anything these days it is almost always second hand, apart from food that would just be weird! People often ask me where I find all of my bargains so I thought I would share my top 10 best thrifty shopping places with you… Continue reading “Thrifty Thursday – 10 Of The Best Thrifty Shopping Places”
I am slowly doing up every room in the house and my focus recently has been on our son’s bedroom. I went with a pirate theme and as per usual I tried to do it by spending the least amount of money possible. To pay for the new room I sold all of the old furniture that was in it so it was essentially just a swap. Continue reading “Thrifty Pirate Bedroom”
In a probably vain attempt to simplify our lives we have decided to declutter the entire house from the garden to the loft. This is no simple task as I have a slight tendency to keep things just in case one day they may prove to be useful. Continue reading “Declutter, Dejunk and Simplify Your Life”
If you are already familiar with my blog then you will know that I hate spending money (on anything) and I’m always looking for ways to save some pennies. So when it came the time to redecorate our daughter’s bedroom I was determined to do it on the cheap but still make it pretty. Continue reading “Thrifty Home Decorating – Girls Bedroom”
Charity shopping is addictive! Once you start you won’t be able to shop. For me personally, it’s the thrill of not knowing what you are going to unearth and the bargains that you can get. If you have never been charity shopping then you are seriously missing out. Continue reading “10 Tips for Charity Shopping”