Saturday, January 12, 2013

The Garment District Haul

On Thursday, I went into Cambridge with two of my friends, enjoyed a lovely vegan meal at Veggie Galaxy, and then went shopping at the pay per pound section of The Garment District. I got 4 items (I didn't have a whole lot of luck) at the absurdly low price of $2.70. I love pay per pound secondhand stores! Here are the four items I picked up.

groovy sun tee (to be reconstructed)


80s sweater vest


Express sheer striped top


purple/blue XL cardigan

18 comments:

  1. Great Pieces!
    I saw you commented on my DIY, and so I came to check out your blog, and I saw this! I actually go to school in Boston (I'm from Maine, so I'm there for break at the moment), are you from the area as well?

    xoxo
    Juliette Laura
    http://juliettelaura.blogspot.com

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    1. I'm from about an hour south of Boston and go to school about a half hour south of the city.

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  2. Such good items you find! Here in Portugal, the second stores aren't so common. Now there are the flea markets, which in the last I parcipate, selling!

    Kisses and continuation of a nice weekend

    http://thedailymiacis.blogspot.pt/

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  3. ooh, nice! i especially love the cardigan and the top - i can't wait to see how you reconstruct it!


    www.ohnoitsemily.blogspot.com.au

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  4. I never have any luck at thrift stores and flea markets for clothes! Household stuff, definitely. Shoes/bags/accessories? Totally! Never clothes. I may need to travel to other places lol.

    Sar

    www.etsy.com/shop/owleyevintage

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  5. pay per pound sounds like so much fun! great for RTW but also for mashing it up with some sewing/studding/whatever. im going to google around for some pay by the pounds in NYC.

    amanda
    http://thingstoholdandstir.blogspot.com/

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  6. What an interesting concept! I have never encountered a shop where I can buy clothes by the pound. I love what you found, especially that comfy looking cardigan.

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  7. Cute garments! I'm going second-hand shopping tomorrow so this post makes me excited. :D

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  8. hello!!!! thanks for your comment, do you want us to follow each other????
    let me know ok!
    kisses
    www.petitgraphie.blogspot.com

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  9. These are gorgeous :) It sounds like you got some fantastic things at fantastic prices!

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  10. Heey, your posts engage me very well :)
    Would you like to follow each other?

    xx BBella
    justyled.blogspot.com

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  11. I love second hand shops and thrift shopping!
    You found cute stuff!I went thrift shopping this monday and found a 2 beautiful tweed jackets for such a good price!
    So now you are collecting vintage stuff to start your shop???

    xoxo

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  13. Love the cardigan, especially large one, great for days to lounge around.

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  14. I love thriting also! These clothes are so cute, I love the vest! You have a really awesome blog

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  15. Pay per pound?!?! That's crazy!! These items are so cute! I love the cardigan! =)

    Ergo - Blog

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  16. Looove The Garment District!
    I got a really awesome shiny pleather clutch the last time I went :D

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