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Second Sale-ing Your College Abode

Summer is winding down and all of our televisions are being flooded with “back to school’ commercials. Whether you’re a college freshman transitioning into dorm life or a seasoned college student heading back to school and your apartment life, you’re

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Upcycling an Old Trunk

It’s that time of the year when we do a lot of traveling. Modern day luggage is all about lightweight, easy to carry pieces. But not that long ago big, heavy, sturdy trunks were the way most people packed and

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Fixer Upper Finds at Second Sale Consignments

If you’re like millions of folks across the country you’ve likely heard of, and are deeply in love with, Chip and Joanna Gaines. You don’t know who they are? Well let us get you up to speed. They’re the adorably

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Entryway and Mudroom Upcycle Ideas

  Around here, one day the weather is a wintry mix of freezing rain with a potential for snow, and two days later the sun is shining and it’s a mild 60-degrees. On Monday you’re wearing a down parka and

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Give Your Lighting New Life

Are you sick of all the people spouting off the latest mantra, “New year, new you?” How about “New year, new stuff for my house to make it more fun and exciting?” Yeah?! Ok, we’re here to help. Specifically, as it

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Room Refresh

Now that we’re settled into 2016 (well, we aren’t just yet, are you?) it’s time to get down to business. If your New Year’s resolution didn’t include de-cluttering your home, maybe you’re looking to update a room, or two, in

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8 Ways to Decorate With Second Hand Finds

Now that Thanksgiving has come and gone it’s time to get to work on your holiday decor (if you haven’t already.) Of course your favorite local consignment store, Second Sale Consignments, has a variety of holiday decor in stock to

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Headboard and Footboard Pinspiration

Whenever we have an abundance of a particular item, we like to think of alternate uses for those items, to help give our shoppers a fresh perspective on how some of the everyday things in our store can be transformed.

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Chair Upcycle Pinspiration

At Second Sale Consignments our stock is constantly changing. But one thing we’ve always got on hand is a selection of chairs for your various seating needs. And while everything we put in our store is once used and twice

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Decorating a College Apartment on a Budget

The start of the new school year is just around the corner. If you’ve got a college student heading back to campus for the fall semester, living off campus for the first time, or returning to their off-campus abode, you

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