Category: Great Reasons to Buy Used


Thrift Your Way to Summer Decor!

If recent summer-like weather has inspired you to change up your home decor, consider perusing New 2 You’s shelves for thrift store finds that won’t break the bank. We’re fully stocked for your new look, with artwork, furniture, kitchenware and…

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New 2 You Named One of ‘The Top 8 Thrift Stores in Michigan!’

Best Things in Michigan┬árecently featured a roundup of their top eight thrift stores in the state. About New 2 You, they wrote: “New 2 You Shoppe in Grand Rapids represents a massive array of thrift shopping possibilities under one roof…Couple…

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New to thrifting? No problem.

Thrifting can be a blast, especially if you know what you’re looking for. But for newbie thrifters, perusing the aisle of your local thrift shop can be a little overwhelming. Sara from Sunshine Whispers has some great tips for making…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Sal Verstraete

It’s time again to meet one of our wonderful volunteers, Sal Verstraete! Sal has been volunteering at New 2 You for the past 15 years, and manages the store’s linens section. In her role, Sal organizes and folds a wide…

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Trends live at New 2 You!

You probably already know that New 2 You is chock full of staples like tees, jeans and leggings, but our racks are also full of current, trendy items as well. In “10 Fashion Trends You Can Easily Thrift,” Society19 makes…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Jan Lenz

It’s time again to meet one of our wonderful volunteers, Jan Lenz! Jan has been volunteering at New 2 You for the past 2 years, and manages the store’s school supplies section. In her role, Jan organizes and prices paper,…

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Make Thrifting Even Easier with These Nifty Hacks

Thrift shopping at New 2 You is already your best bet for finding high quality clothing, shoes, decor and more at incredible prices, but discovering must-have can be an art form. On her blog Unexpectedly Domestic, author Rebecca outlines her…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Mary VandenBerge

It’s time again to meet one of our wonderful volunteers, Mary VandenBerge! Mary volunteers at New 2 You three days per week, and manages the store’s jewelry section. In her role, Mary organizes, cleans, repairs and prices earrings, necklaces, bracelets\…

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DIY Ideas: Flannel Hand Warmers

Don’t let the cold weather get you down! At New 2 You, we have everything you need to stay warm and cozy, like winter coats, hats and gloves. We also have flannel shirts, perfect for wearing, or for use as…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Marty Slagter

It’s time to meet one of our wonderful volunteers, Marty Slagter! Marty has been volunteering at New 2 You for the past 13 years, and manages the store’s toys and games section. In her role, Marty organizes, counts puzzle pieces,…

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