Why use resale 4 recycling?

Consignment, resale & thrift stores are perfect for those things that you don't love anymore, but that others would!
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HowToConsign.com loves to search through those boxes of broken jewelry you sometimes run across at consignment and thrift store clearance sales. Now here's a great way to use single earrings or even pairs ;) ! Bracelets made from vintage earrings!

Vintage White Wedding & Gold Rhinestone Bridal Bracelet, Heirloom Floral Cluster Earring Bracelet OOAK-I have TONS of old costume jewelry that don't have pairs, etc.this is really neat. Links to crafts to do with them!

Quick, dig out those egg cups you never use (or find some at your favorite thrift, resale, or consignment shop)! Sprout buddies perfect for Easter, or anytime, says HowToConsign.com

Family Fun Night Monday, April from Wheatgrass Egg Heads. We will plant your decorated egg shell so that when the grass grows, it'll have awesome and edible green hair!

What a great project, says HowToConsign.org... collect up doilies and more at consignment, resale & thrifts to cover a dress form... add recycled pearls, hat, silk flowers... one man's trash is another's incredible creation!

Country Dazzled Doilies/ A plethora of vintage for your boudoir

Yes, you CAN shop resale for your garden, says HowToConsign.org. Headboard painted and used as a garden trellis...I love this!

Headboard as a garden trellis - I love this idea. Now I'll have to be on the hunt for a cute iron bed headboard!

Another terrific reason to shop resale, thrift and consignment as often as is feasible (which is pretty darn often in HowToConsign.com's opinion!)

7 Reasons to Buy Old Cookbooks - Survival Mom

It's a good idea to buy old cookbooks, because they contain classic recipes using fewer processed foods, require few gadgets, and more!

Take a ghastly framed picture from a thrift shop (or op shop as this Aussie DIYer says), and turn it into an antique looking mirror! A YouTube tutorial HowToConsign.com is going shopping right now!

How to create antiqued mirror, plus next video is Tara Dennis how to create wax art canvas Krylon Looking Glass - Silver

HowToConsign.com SO agrees!  I love older things that people have cherished. They have personality, character, and soul. Anna Hillegass  Thrifting, upcycle, reuse, repurpose

I have always preferred filling my home with well made, unique, classic antiques versus trendy, "disposable" stuff that everyone else has from "big box stores"

How Clutter Affects Your Brain (and What You Can Do About It) HowToConsign.com loves the "gentle" approach to closet clarification here... I also apply it to home decor!

How Clutter Affects Your Brain (and What You Can Do About It)

A few years ago, I worked at a web design agency as a product manager. The part of the job I loved the most was working on product with our design team and clients. Unfortunately, this was only about 10 percent of the work that I actually got to do.

You know those ugly, cheap silk ties at the thrift store? Go buy 'em & make these cool Easter eggs.

How to Dye Easter Eggs with Silk Ties

Tie-Dye eggs with old silk ties! hoppypanda Tie-Dye eggs with old silk ties! Tie-Dye eggs with old silk ties!

Yard sales have evolved but they are still hot, sweaty, weekend-stealing propositions. If you have good stuff (no old dirt-encrusted garden hoes or chipped dishes, natch)... you're better off letting the resale professionals at HowToConsign.com/find.htm find new homes for your underloved goods.

Check out these famous yards sale finds, read about the history of yard sales, the longest yard sale and yes, there is even a National Garage Sale Day

One of the BEST reasons to shop resale for your own clothes is for the variety of brands and fits you'll find. HowToConsign.org loves to show folks this photo, and brag that because consignment, thrift, and resale shops have a wider selection, they can fit all these women! American women who all weigh 154 pounds

Female Bodies: A Weighty Issue

All of these women weigh 150 pounds. Height and bone structure and degree of muscle tone all make such a big difference. Dont focus on the number on the scale-- focus on how your clothes fit and most of all, focus on how you feel. Every body is unique.

You could figure out how t describe furniture for Craigslist, and then deal with all the crazies who disagree and who want it for nothing... or you could let the Professional Resale Shops at HowToConsign.com/find.htm market your goodies AND get the true value for you with no hassle.

Awesome Infographic: How to Describe Used Furniture on Craigslist

how to describe furniture listings on Craig's List. The next time you look for a piece to refurbish on Craig's List, check out this chart.

Be yourself on purpose. That's why you should shop consignment and resale, says AiuntieKate.wordpress.com

Create a New Year’s gift to clients that’s a business booster too!