Thrift Asia.

Updated on Jul 16, 2009

Comments (6)

julia7982 on June 28
sounds really cool
runwaydiva on August 16
I love thrifting! As in I super do! I love this article. I hope it opens the minds of other people that thrifting ain't really a gross job, if after all those digging, you'll be able to find a really nice piece :) I particularly love your last line :D Well writen.
Samantha03 on August 08
maybe in indonesia it is like that, but in the philippines, although most of my friends don't like that i go to thrift stores, but for me I love it, first of all it is cheap and lastly, I find one-of-a-kind pieces, but it is true that it looks like that, cramped and stuff :)
dustyrosevintage on July 26
great post. we do lots of international "scouring" and are always fascinated by the global rag trade. great advice!
orsola on July 16
if i'll ever come to asia i'll keep your great advises in mind. thanx for it :o)
orsola on July 16
omg it do sound risky but if that's the place where you find your great clothes sabrina, than it's really worth it! i think here in europe thrifting it's much more a "flair-job". at least speaking about weekend flea markets. second-hand shops are in certain cities (milan for example) almost more expensive then normal shops because sellers know vintage-pieces are a trend, unfortunately
simplycheap on July 16
The sellers here too are learning too about trends. They even know the word "vintage" and "high waist", quite amazing really..... ;p

WorldUgly's posts

black skirt - brown blouse

The Lockdown: My Key Items for the Season

Hello Chictopians! It is such an honor for me to contribute to the World Ugly Blog. Chictopia has given me so much inspiration, especially on days when I have no idea what to wear, and it has made ...
shoes - sweater - blouse

I'm Cleaning Out My Closet: European Style

I recently returned from a trip to Europe, and I cannot help but drool over all those well-heeled women abroad: the je ne sais quoi of ladies in the Marais, the vintage-clad club kids on Brick Lane...
Guest Blogger | mwa_mwa | Did You Say Kawaii?

Guest Blogger | mwa_mwa | Did You Say Kawaii?

Kawaii. Everyone of us has already heard this word at least once in our life! Cute, adorable, sweet, girly… many translations as many ways to use it. This “too cute” part of the Tokyo f...
Please log in. Don't have an account? Sign up here.
or login below