For lovers of thrift, vintage, DIY, collecting, and for anyone who lives for finding one-of-a-kind, amazing treasures, the Get Thrifty podcast – powered by arc Thrift Stores – is a must-listen-to source of inspiration. Join host Maggie Scivicque as she and guests discuss topics ranging from design to reselling to fashion to sustainability. Get all the tips, secrets, and know-how you’ll need to revel in the thrill of the hunt! To learn more, go to www.arcthrift.com and click on the Get Thrifty podcast.
Mind, Body, Soul…and Thrifting…with Influencer Stacey Moskoe
“Fast fashion doesn’t last. At a thrift store, you can buy great stuff that is going to last because it’s great quality.”
Stacey is a 33-year-young mom, a Colorado native, reseller, and a DIYer who has adopted thrifting as a way of life. She is a wellness seeker and young living enthusiast. From fashion to health and fitness tips to home décor, Stacey’s Instagram page, @dynamicallyessential is THE place to inspire your creativity!!
From Circus Performers to the Roller Derby: Upcycling Fashion with Designer Valerie of astitchinlife
“Just try it. You’re not going to lose!”
Valerie of astitchinlife specializes in designing upcycled women’s and kids’ fashions, homemade toys, and home decor. Her work is one-of-a-kind and vintage-inspired. She has worked as a costume designer in the theater with famed designer Bob Mackie, and even designed costumes for aerial performers, circus performers, roller derby teams, and orchestra musicians!
Creating a Vintage Community with the Founders of Old School Cool
“Come with your grandmother, your daughter, your dog…all of you will find something (at an Old School Cool market event)!”
Old School Cool is a free, inclusive, and style-diverse vintage marketplace in Denver, Colorado. Founders Lexi and Emma support vintage-based local businesses, encourage sustainability through second-hand shopping, and empower everyone to find and celebrate their unique style.
The Love of Thrifting for Vintage with Carlyn of @thriftingcoups
“You can get an entire wardrobe from a thrift store and it costs the world nothing.”
Carlyn, the heart behind @thriftingcoups, is a thrift store lover and a hunter of vintage treasures. She proudly boasts that most of the clothes in her closet are from a thrift store, and she incorporates vintage into every outfit she wears, whatever the occasion (even if it's just working from home).
The How To’s of Reselling Thrift on Poshmark and eBay
“Find out what sells for YOU and your clientele.”
Sarah is a mom of three and a Denver native. She has been thrifting her entire life, and upcycling thrift store finds for nearly 20 years. She has sold via consignment in boutiques throughout Denver as well as on Etsy, eBay, and Poshmark. She now solely focuses on reselling on Poshmark and eBay. She also has a degree in mathematics and a background in data analytics. She has created an analytical dashboard to help resellers improve their business.
The New Global Garage Sale and the Value of Secondhand with Author Adam Minter
“Nothing lasts forever; the Mona Lisa won’t last forever.”
Adam Minter is the author of Junkyard Planet and the just-published Secondhand: Travels in the New Global Garage Sale. It’s a great book that offers hopeful answers and hard truths. It’s a history of the stuff we’ve used and a contemplation of why we keep buying more. Secondhand shows us that it doesn't have to be this way, and what really needs to change to build a sustainable future free of excess stuff. He lives in Petaling Jaya, Mal
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Love this podcast!!
This is one of my all time favorite podcasts. I love hearing from other thrifters about their favorite finds, creating a business out of thrifting, some tips and tricks, and so much more!!
Really enjoy listening
Love hearing the passion for thrifting and all the personal stories. Great tips to share. I am inspired!
Really fun concept
This podcast is a unique and interesting way to learn about and have fun thrifting. Highly recommend!