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How to Thrift Shop: 11 Essential Thrifting Tips

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Nov 8, 2020 • 3 min read

Thrift store shopping takes patience and self-control, but you can find some of the best items at consignment shops like your local Goodwill store or the Salvation Army. There’s a strategy to becoming an efficient thrifter, and if you do it often enough, you can end up with great finds at much lower prices than you would at a standard retail store.