TSC Second-Hand News! The late, great American consumer | Philadelphia Inquirer

Hi comrades! Great article from the Philadelphia Inquirer offering a frank look at the state of the economy and what people are doing to embrace thrift. The late, great American consumer | Philadelphia Inquirer | 01/20/2011.

TSC Second-Hand News! Helping the Environment, One Stitch at a Time – Los Alamitos-Seal Beach, CA Patch

Hi Comrades! This amazing woman crochets bedmats for the homeless and yoga mats from trash bags.  Find her, follow her, support her.  Brilliant! Helping the Environment, One Stitch at a Time – Los Alamitos-Seal Beach, CA Patch.

SALVATION ARMY COAT SALE VIDEO EXCLUSIVE!

Hi Comrades! We’re awfully excited over here, as this is our first near-full-length video, and it’s a treat.  The amazing folks over at the Salvation Army granted TSC an exclusive preview of their enormous, fabulous & infamous coat sale in December, and we’re honored to take it from them and give it straight to you. … Continue reading

You Say You Want a Resolution…

Well, Comrades, here we are.  The promise of a New Year is upon us, and most Americans at least toy with the idea of a New Year’s Resolution – either getting rid of things we don’t want in our lives, or manifesting the things we do. While working on the terribly ambitious game plan for … Continue reading

Salvation Army Coat Sale Exclusive – COMING SOON!

Howdy, Comrades! Hope your  holidays were full of laughter, patience and joy!  BIG NEWS here at TSC – the amazing people of The Salvation Army gave TSC an exclusive sneak-peek at their legendary New York City coat sale earlier this month.  Yes, we got in early, yes we’ve got footage of it, and of course, … Continue reading

TSC Vlog – Last Minute Ideas for Party Dressing!

TSC VLOG – LAST MINUTE HOLIDAY IDEAS!

“I have no gift to bring, pa rum pum pum pum”

Happy Holidays, Comrades – Damn, it’s hard to be broke during this time of year.   The days are ticking down, and the list of things I want to give to so many people is so long it seems it will never end.  Today has been a day of discouragement and, at times, self-deprecation about my … Continue reading

Housing Works “Bride on a Buck” NYC Event Tomorrow (10/20)

Well, my darling geniuses at Housing Works are upping the ante once again with a terrific event. I’m under the wire here with posting this, but you’ve just got to know about it.  If you live in or are visiting the NYC area, you’re just going to fall head over heels with the deals on … Continue reading

Goodwill Columbus Day Sale – 15% Off Nationwide!

Hey there TSC Comrades! The people of Goodwill are celebrating the holiday by offering 15% off storewide – use their handy zip code locator to discover the store nearest you.  Happy Shopping! Coming soon, Ian & I go blow by blow on the recent Salvation Army Coat Sale – next NYC sale coming up November … Continue reading

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