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 your next shopping trip count!

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 up-cycled material in crafts like these useful hand warmers by Sadie Seasongoods. Check out her super easy tutorial on how to transform a flannel shirt into this adorable (and super useful) winter accessory.

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, restocks games with appropriate pieces and counters and prices items. We have a huge selection of toys and games, so this is no small task! We appreciate all that Marty does, and look forward to working with her for years to come. Stop in today to take a peek at her extensive toys and games section!

Crafts & More: Your Destination for DIY

Have you visited our craft section? Our volunteers carefully sort and match donated fabric, pins, craft kits and more to prepare the section each day for DIY die hards. If you’re looking for an activity to keep the kids busy, working on a handmade quilt or just need a few buttons, we’ve got you covered. Want to learn a new craft that can easily be accomplished with items from New 2 You? Check out “27 Quick And Easy Thrift Store Crafts To DIY” from DIYDanielle.com for ideas!

The Must-Buy Items at Your Local Thrift Store

If you’re a thrifting veteran, you probably know which items generally make the best finds at local thrift stores like New 2 You. But, if you’re new to hunting for bargains, this helpful blog post, “25 NIFTY ITEMS YOU ABSOLUTELY NEED TO BUY AT THRIFT STORES NOW” by Duct Tape and Denim is the perfect place to get started. You’ll find plenty of items under each of the author’s categories, especially #1, books!

50% Off Books & Media October 3-8!

50% Off Books & Media October 3-8!

50% off Pre-Owned Furniture

Stop in today, October 1, for our pre-owned furniture sale!

Fall Clothing Available Now!

Come in and check out our fall clothing!

50% Off Clear Glass!

Stop in this week for 50% off clear glass, and 50% off artwork and frames!

Countdown to Fall Changeover!

Our countdown to Fall Changeover continues this week, and the sale has only gotten better! This week, all of our clothing is 50% off the original price, and this includes our boutique items. This sale only happens twice a year, so you don’t want to miss it.

The sooner you stop in, the better your selection. We can’t wait to see you this week!

Volunteer Spotlight: Phyllis Zaagman

It’s time again to meet one of our wonderful volunteers: Phyllis Zaagman! Phyllis has been volunteering at New 2 You since 2004, and comes in 6 days per week to manage the book section, in addition to working in children’s clothing. We appreciate all that Phyllis does, and look forward to working with her for years to come. Stop in soon for books in fantastic condition!

Get the Most out of Home Decor at New 2 You!

At New 2 You, home decor is a huge part of our selection. Every day, donors drop off artwork, knick knacks, pillows and other home accessories in new or gently used condition. Wondering what items to look for on your next trip in? The Creek Line House has some great tips in their blog, “Thrift Store Home Decor Finds You Should Never Pass Up.” Check it out!

50% Off Artwork!

This week (May 31-June 4), take 50% off all artwork, including picture frames. Take advantage of this amazing sale and redecorate that room or blank wall that’s been calling your name. Stop in today!

Thrifted Items You Should Buy Now

Thrift shopping is an art, not a science, which is why mastering a list of go-to items will help you discover fabulous finds each trip to New 2 You. Duct Tape and Denim helps every shopper cultivate this list in their article, “25 Nifty Items You Absolutely Need to Buy at Thrift Stores Now.” Check it out!

Volunteer Spotlight: Furniture Crew

It’s time again to meet some of our wonderful volunteers: Chuck Ippel, Jeff Peterson, John Boerman and Jerry VanVeen! This dedicated crew has been working as a team for the past 5 years, and volunteers at the store each week to coordinate furniture pickups and deliveries. We appreciate all that they do, and look forward to working with Chuck, Jeff, John and Jerry for years to come. Stop in soon for new and used furniture in fantastic condition