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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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Estate Sales are for Everyone

Gone are the days where estate sales followed the death of an aged person with a large,  antique-filled home. In this day and age, lots of people have estate sales while they’re still alive and their antique collection is slim

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PCS Season is Here

For military families in Hampton Roads, PCS season is just around the corner. What exactly is PCS season? Typically considered June through August, it’s the time when most military personnel and their families receive permanent change of duty station orders

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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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Contemporary Furniture at Great Prices

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines contemporary as, ‘happening or beginning now or in recent times.’ This vague definition misses the mark as it applies to the Contemporary furniture aesthetic. Contemporary furniture, often referred to as modern contemporary furniture, or even modern

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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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Last-minute Gifting at Second Sale Consignments

Christmas is only a few days away. Have you slacked in the gift-giving department? Are holiday parties and other commitments taking up all of your time? If you’re part of the procrastination crowd, we might be able to help. Stop

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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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Shop Small This Saturday

The official start of the holiday shopping season is a few days away, but with all the negativity surrounding Black Friday, why not skip it this year? Rather than clawing someone’s eyes out over the Playstation 4 to save $50,

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