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thrift shop

, (US) thrift store
nSecondhandladen m (dessen Verkaufserlös wohltätigen Zwecken zukommt)
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The store was one of several thrift shops used for Macklemore's video.
It's unclear, however, if real-life American thrift shops have seen any kind of uptick in the rate of either donations or sales from the store in the wake of the popularity of "Thrift Shop".
Three thrift shops in Grafton offer one-of-a-kind bargains for shoppers, while supporting the missions of local nonprofit organizations.
Walker BALTIMOREAuJill Hettinger, retired from a private practice in social work, is often teased by friends because she prefers rummaging through the racks at thrift shops to shopping somewhere pricier like a department store.
Upon hearing that thrift shops have been hard-hit by the recent economic downturn, Peter Pitsiokos, chief operating officer at Gyrodyne Company of America Inc.
Although the spate of notices for Chinese-made toys hit with tsunami force last year, nonprofit thrift shops have dealt with product recalls for years.
NEWHALL -- The hole-in-the-wall thrift shops of downtown Newhall -- whose vintage goods are riding a trendy wave of popularity -- are a target of city efforts to redevelop the deteriorating business core.
A Jig For My Wake": I wore loud ties bought for/50 cents in thrift shops on/Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn loved/Women from any safe distance/Lived in a suburb/Rode terrified motorcycles/Loved the abyss walked/On the grills over subways wrote/Poems loved drink from no distance/At all and lovely Irish reels//Play your tin whistles your pipes and your bones/Sing those songs I wrote for your voices of bourbon/Bury me in a suburb with my face in the rain/Under a stolen subway grill with my Wrecked Triumph to carry me up the Flatbush/Avenues of another world/Let your women fish like boys with gum to bait/The pennies on my eyes:/Bury me in a loud tie.
As a retail buyer, Shelton, 36, scours thrift shops, rag houses (operations based in warehouses that sell by the pound), estate liquidations, and tradeshows like MAGIC Martketplace in Las Vegas for unique merchandise.
Lambie seems motivated by a passionate appreciation of the kinds of goods sold at thrift shops, ninety-nine-cent stores, or Canal Street wholesalers, performing what might be called rehabilitative operations on the vast drifts of merchandise that pile up at the bottom of capitalism's Great Chain of Being.
CPSC Teams with Safe Kids, Danny Foundation, and Association of Resale and Thrift Shops to Launch National Resale Roundup
To purchase a van that will be used to pick up and deliver items used in area thrift shops which will help ensure that needy people in the community receive food and care.