Fall 2012 Fashion Trends, Day Two: Leather

Trend-2-Fall-2012-Leather

On the Runway Leather continues to be a big trend on the runway.  Patent or shiny leather is especially in this season, such as Tommy Hilfiger’s lacquered shiny leather coat (in oxblood!) or J.W. Anderson’s glossy magenta ensemble. Other (less shiny) runway looks I love: See more inspiration on the Destination Thrift Runway Inspiration Pinboard! Ideas … Continue reading

Guide to Types of Secondhand Shopping

“Thrifting” is a rather broad term we use here at Destination Thrift.  Generally, we mean purchasing goods from a secondhand source (though sometimes we use the word “thrifty” to denote savvy shopping methods that don’t necessarily involve secondhand.)  There are a few different types of secondhand sources.  Here’s the rundown: Thrift Stores This lovely beast … Continue reading