Monthly Archives: August 2011

Beautiful day in La Jolla

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Get your swap on- host a clothing swap to decrease clutter in your closet

Clothing swaps are a great way to spend an afternoon with friends and enhance your wardrobe at the same time. I’ve heard these parties also referred to as “naked lady parties”, but men can play along, too. I’ve attended swaps that were just for … Continue reading

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Cashmere Quality Control

If you find yourself doing some pre-Fall prowling for cashmere in the local thrift store here are a few tips to make sure you spend your money wisely. Carefully stretch the body of the sweater to see if it snaps … Continue reading

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Flashbacks-576 S. Coast Hwy 101-Encinitas, CA-92024

Flashbacks-576 S. Coast Hwy 101-Encinitas, CA 92024-      Ph# (760)632-2658   Hours: Mon thru Sat 10a-8p; Sun 10a-7p Website: http://www.flashbacksintime.com This store was super fabulous. It was packed with merchandise and packed with shoppers.  They have everything from pleather jackets, orange wigs, white … Continue reading

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Rancho Coastal Humane Society Thrift Shop- Cardiff By The Sea, CA

Rancho Coastal Humane Society Thrift Shop-120 Aberdeen Dr-Cardiff by the Sea, CA 92007-(760)753-0970 Website:  rc.humanesociety.org This shop is located in Cardiff By The Sea, CA– for the locals you should know that it is located pretty close to the famous … Continue reading

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The view along S. Coast Highway 101 in Southern California

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Thrifty Threads-607 S. Coast Hwy 101-Encinitas, CA 92024

Thrifty  Threads- 607 S. Coast Hwy 101-Encinitas, CA 92024- (760)753-0028 The place is quirky and cool– it was busy with customers and people were buying things which says a lot about a thrift store. Thrifty Threads is tucked away in a … Continue reading

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Double Take-509 S. Coast Hwy 101-Encinitas, CA 92024

Double Take-509 S. Coast Hwy 101-Encinitas, CA 92024-(760)479-2501 Double Take offers fashionable ladies consignment clothing.  I was impressed with the selection of items- in particular the assortment of cute dresses.  I tried on 3 dresses but didn’t end up buying anything. The … Continue reading

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Ecotopiia- 543 S Coast Hwy 101 Encinitas CA 92024

Ecotopiia– 543 S. Coast Hwy 101–Encinitas, CA 92024-(760)753-7420 http://www.ecotopiia.com   One of my favorite stops in Encinitas this afternoon was the Ecotopiia store located at 543 S. Coast Hwy 101.  I stopped in more out of curiosity than anything else– I … Continue reading

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Encinitas, California

I had a great time shopping in Encinitas this afternoon!

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