All posts by huntingforvintage

Randy, I Have Your Slide Rule!

Honestly, I wasn’t going to go out sourcing yesterday. I wasn’t! But the mini downsizing estate sale was just two miles from my house. There wasn’t much in the photos that interested me, but I figured it’s just two miles. From my house. Might as well go! I got there a few minutes after opening…

50% Off? Yes, Please!

I’ve been thinking that I need to slow down my buying a bit. I never fully dealt with my whole “death pile” this past winter. And now that yard and estate sales are in full bloom, even with restrained, very selective buying, I’m getting seriously backlogged in listing…again! But the estate sale email mentioned that…

Are Thrift Stores a Bust for Resellers?

In general prices have been going up in thrift stores. The internet is to blame. Savvy store managers are now researching items online and have a better sense of their resell value. Some stores now feature eBay /Poshmark pricing. Take today for example. I found a basic Fossil leather purse for $29 at my neighborhood…