Secondhand Style

With ideas for decorating with thrift store finds, simple DIY projects using secondhand salvage, and tips for incorporating vintage items into your home, Secondhand Style will help you create a look that’s all your own while saving once-loved items from the landfill.

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6 Tips for Scoring the Best Secondhand Finds

When our home was featured in Better Homes and Gardens several years ago, I was asked to provide a source list for each room. I realized that almost all of my answers were either Craigslist, eBay or thrift stores. There's something so fun about the thrill of the hunt and finding just the right, unique piece at a fraction of the cost. But, secondhand shopping can sometimes feel overwhelming or like a dead-end street. If that's been your experience, here are a few of my best tips for scoring great finds.

How to Decorate with Items You Can Always Find at a Thrift Store

This roundup of decorating ideas uses items that are readily available at thrift stores, including books, frames, lamps, and more.

14 Creative Succulent Containers from Upcycled Thrift Store and Salvaged Finds

Succulents are unique and eye-catching plants that deserve a vessel that matches their interesting charm. Transform flea market or antique shop finds like thermoses, light fixtures, and broken typewriters into upcycled garden ideas to house succulents.

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