Thrift Store Shopping 101


Lesson Info


So let's talk about the linen section I love this section for several reasons I love seventies floral sheets and you can usually find a lot here and if you can find a good one you got a ton of fabric you can use an up cycle projects I love using sheets for quote backs you don't have to pee smaller pieces of fabric together and you've got a huge nice one solid piece of fabric tees were quote back what do I look for? I love flowers sheets if they're in good condition these are really cozy for quote backs they air comfortable and they give a lot of warmth teo your quilts and as I mentioned, I love floral sheet it's especially the little tiny florals and depending on what size of sheet you get, you've got a ton of fabric here, so I'm looking at all of these as potentials you can use them as quote back says I said or you could cut him up and use them in a quote and the other thing I like is nice quality white sheiks for quote backs or to just use his white fabric. I use these for all sorts ...

of things and depending on what I buy them for a reason for anything for a drop cloth when I'm spray painting and up cycling other things toe actually using these in my in my er up cycle projects

Class Description

For lots of folks, thrift stores are treasure troves, teeming with opportunities just waiting to be uncovered. For others, thrift stores are chaotic collections of junk that are best overlooked in favor of more organized outposts. For members of the latter camp, Blair Stocker has a transformative approach to thrifting that’ll completely upend the experience of being overwhelmed by secondhand shops.

In Thrift Store Shopping 101, Blair will teach you a systematic approach to scoring at the thrift store. Blair is personally and professionally committed to the art of upcycling and, over the years, has developed a tried and true approach finding salvageable goods in unlikely places. In this class, she’ll teach you how approach thrift store shopping so you stay organized, get great deals, and walk away with pieces you can add to your craft closet. You’ll get insider tips on the best days to shop and which departments carry the most sought after items.

Thrift Store Shopping 101 will transform the way you think about buying secondhand and help you navigate the Goodwill like a serious expert.


Carol Willyn Maple

I loved that the class gave me actionable ideas that I can use when I visit thrift stores. I shop for yarn and fabric for thrift stores, but had not thought of using clothes outside of their intended purposes.