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The Wait is Almost OVER!

  We are beyond excited to say, “Opening Soon!”  Our new shop is near completion and these are such sweet words to say out loud.  You can shop in our brand new location on Saturday, February 8, 2020. If you’d like to grab some deeply discounted apparel and accessories stop in our current shop now […]

Home Decor added to our new shop! What you need to know.

We are so excited to add home decor items in our new shop.  After much research we have fine tuned a list of items and a few guidelines regarding home decor.  Keeping in mind what customers are looking for in home decor please refer to the list below.  Please don’t be offended if we we […]

The New Year and a New Beginning

As 2019 closes and we enter a new decade, Selective Seconds is looking forward to new beginnings.  As you hopefully know by now we are moving our shop one block south into our VERY OWN space.  Peek into our footprint here.  Inside this new shop we’ve decided to add home decor too.  We hope you […]

Selective Seconds New Shop Update December 2, 2019

As you’re driving down 135 you’ll begin to see the front of the new shop take shape.  The old entrance has been relocated and large windows (18 feet to be precise) will take its place.   The entrance has been moved to the side for convenient entry from the parking lot.  While this drawing was created […]

We are so thankful…

As November is coming to an end it’s hard to contain our excitement as our shop gets closer to reality.  We have so much to be thankful for. We anticipate moving into the new shop in February. That’s only a little over 2 months away.  We are thankful for our designer, crew and everyone who […]

STAYING ON TOP OF RETAIL AND RESALE TRENDS

Greenwood, Indiana November 8, 2019 – Vena Holden, owner of Selective Seconds for over 22 years, recently attended two events to further her networking and education of the resale industry. “Resale is growing as evidenced by some of the big box stores like Macy’s and Penny’s all wanting a piece of the pie,” Vena says. […]

Paving the way for a new shop!

As we head into our 2nd month of creating the new shop we have a blank slate inside for designers to begin creating the new space.  We met with Doug, Samantha (architect) and Paul (builder) today to make sure we are all on same page. Samantha will start extensive drawings to submit to state for […]

A day trip to create the perfect sales counter.

Today was spent traveling to Green Oaks in northern Indiana.  The purpose of this trip was to design the sales counter for our new shop.  We met with John to design the perfect sales counter. Pam, a longtime friend, joined me for this adventure.  It was such a gorgeous fall day we spontaneously stopped at […]

Popularity of resale boosts consignment shop, by IBJ

We are thankful the IBJ (Indianapolis Business Journal) shared news of our move after we sent a press release. Susan Oor, of IBJ, explains how resale is big right now including how main stream stores such as Macy’s and JC Penney are incorporating resale into a few of their big stores.  She also shares how […]

Wrapping Up Week 3

Week three of renovations is coming to a close.  Teams have made progress in clearing out the space including the front facade. We just love having these hardworking and fun individuals as part of our team!  Peek into the gallery below. If you’d like to receive more information about our new shop directly in your […]

Color me happy as week 3 is about to begin!

As week 2 comes to an end we are facing so many choices as we create our new shop.  We’ve narrowed exterior colors down to our favorite 11.  Yes, 11, can you tell we are having a hard time picking our favorite?  Here they are.  Let us know (on facebook) which color you think would […]

Wide Open Space

Peek inside our wide open space as walls have come down in the new shop.  We have had such a great crew of local workers from Catellier Salvage & Wrecking.  Watch the video with vena walking through the space after walls have come down.  #SSmove2020