The weather's nice and I need new clothes
March 30, 2010 10:56 AM Subscribe
Chicago Thrift stores: Ones that have a nice selection that don't charge $75 for a used t-shirt?
posted by amethysts to Clothing, Beauty, & Fashion (11 answers total) 14 users marked this as a favorite
Hi guys, I just found out I was too late to get tickets to the TCM North by Northwest showing tonight so I want to drown my sorrows by doing some shopping. I tried looking on Yelp but everything looks so overwhelming that I don't know where to start. Plus you guys usually have good opinions.
So like where are the best thrift stores? I'm looking for big, modern selection and I am not going to spend more than $10 on something someone else wore.
Or other reasonably priced stores (no more than $50/item) where I can get some nice v-neck cardigans, sane-looking pants and cute skirts? Besides NY&CO (I LOVE NY&Co's bootleg petite pants, but I already have them in all 3 colors), H&M, Old Navy and Anne Taylor because I've been there lately and they don't have anything for me right now.
I usually have good luck at the Salvation Army on Devon but that's a little bit too far away for me today. I'm going to be departing from the Fullerton station but don't let geography limit your suggestions.