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10 Best Items to Buy from a Thrift Store

10 Best Items to Buy from a Thrift Store from North Carolina Lifestyle Blogger Champagne Style Bare Budget
In addition to being eco-friendly and affordable, thrift stores are comprised of a variety of unique items. Thrifting gives shoppers the chance to upcycle, repurpose, or simply rehome pre-loved and donated items. Knowing the best items to buy from a thrift store got a bit more complicated when the COVID-19 pandemic began. Many, like Missions Thrift Store, 2721 E. Millbrook Rd., in Raleigh, implemented stringent cleaning and sanitation measures once mandates allowed them to reopen. “We’re

3 Money-Savvy Ways to Decorate: Post Holidays

3 Money-Savvy Ways to Decorate Post Holidays from North Carolina Lifestyle Blogger Champagne Style Bare Budget
Whether you want to improve the feel of your home or simply change up your everyday routine, it is always nice to switch up the decorations you have around the house. Our home environment and the areas around us can have a direct impact on our overall mood and actually alter our wellbeing. It’s healthy to change up your surroundings and redecorate so you can really have the power to change the feel of your home. The problem many run into when attempting to revamp their home is the inevitable

Arts and Crafts: Recycled Bottles

Making the most of the solar energy in the Philippines isn’t the only thing you can do to start saving the environment. If you’re aware of the 3Rs, reduce, reuse, recycle, you’ve probably done many of these things. There are many things you can do to your empty bottles of wine and soda. Here are some of the things to get you going on your next DIY project. Use the bottom of the bottles to paint flowers Dip the bottom of the bottle on paint, and press the bottle on the paper to leave a print

Giving New Purpose to Blue Jeans

The other day a friend of mine sent me a video of something she thought was totally unique and guess what I did too? I quickly went back into the back room aka Maddie's, my oldest daughter's room, and went through the boxes that I had decided to give to charity. Somehow those boxes just haven't made it the charity store yet. Looking through those boxes, I knew there was reason I had not been able to let these go, and I was right they are becoming part of my DIY posts. Free material for future projects.
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