Texas Thrift Store

Hello Fellow Thrifters! Now the Thrifty Snicker does not wish to start the summer off on a down note but she does wish to share a bit of trash truth she suspects you will find every bit as disturbing as she does. The United States spends more on trash bags than the entire Gross National […]

Cosmic Consignment

Just when the Thrifty Snicker thought the East side couldn’t get any hipper, a new consignment store on the thrift scene is emanating its own cosmic rays over A-town and beyond. Cosmic Consignment on east 7th Street is the love child of Michele Leeds and Curtis Uhlemann. Happily for Austin, this mother and son duo […]

Second Time Around

Now this is the kind of gambling the ever-thrifty Thrifty Snicker is willing to do! Browse a bright and clean store with upscale, designer and couture apparel, take your fashionable finds into one of the store’s roomy and cheerful dressing rooms, then look at the tag and see the date of the next markdown. Buy […]

Flashback Vintage

In addition to this post’s review, the Thrifty Snicker has bad news and good news. First the bad….practically ripped from the headlines the Thriftstress was dismayed to see that our friends at Next-to-New on Burnet (reviewed May, 2013) have been the victim of vandals here recently. It’s a proven fact that the surest way to […]

Thrifty Chicks Vintage

Before she gets to this review the Thrifty Snicker would like to address a few of the questions that have come in midst an avalanche of fan mail. The burden of fame rests as lightly upon her shoulders as her latest thrifty acquisition: an Anne Klein cashmere sweater! Q: When are you going to review […]

St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store

Whiskey river take my mind…. Oh my fellow thrifters – Happy New Year to you! A thousand pardons for the inexcusable delay in this most recent posting but The Snicker promises she’ll take good care of you this year. May 2014 bring you a bounty of bargains! Now for you Willie fans, ditch the ditch […]

The G-Spot

Dear Ones!  Your bargain blogger humbly apologizes for the delay in this review.  She so proudly posts on the 10th and 25th of each and every month and somehow the time just flew by!  Perhaps some of it can be blamed on the time she spent admiring her newest thrift acquisition – a fabulous silk […]