Buy Thrifted, Stay Lifted


My wardrobe is rapidly becoming more than fifty percent thrifted and vintage. From denim to sweaters to blouses to band t-shirts, I've found some amazing, high quality pieces at the numerous consignment and thrift stores in Milwaukee and beyond. I can't even remember the last time I purchased new clothes online or set foot in a mall for a reason other than seeing a movie. Not only is it cost effective to shop this way, but I’ve found unique, beautiful clothing, and I know that I’m not contributing directly to the fast fashion industry. It’s a pretty exciting rush to find an item being sold at a local store that fits well, is stylish, and is

affordable. Often times these things have never been worn, with original tags still attached.


I’ve dug up amazing wardrobe boosters from stores like Rethreads in Shorewood, which will purchase your clothes for cash or store credit. They have two locations in Madison as well. My other favorites include Goodwill on Oakland (I find multiple items e