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I know I’ve told you a hundred times that October is my favorite month, but this is my favorite week! I turn 33 on Saturday! Say what?! Seriously that doesn’t even seem possible. However, I’m certain 33 is going to be good to me 😉 AND on Monday Oct. 23rd my husband and I will […]

Never a dull moment

Can you believe October is here!? This means Halloween is right around the corner as well as Thanksgiving and next thing you know it’s Christmas? I’m pretty sure I say this every year, but this has been the fastest year ever. I swear it was just May, like yesterday. Anyways, things have been buzzing around […]

Selective Seconds Gives to Single Moms

Hello ladies, Happy Sunday! Last weekend we partnered with Westlake Church of God and their annual Single Mom’s Event. We donated all of the extra clothes from our End of Summer Clearance Sale. These women got to shop til the drop and were able to take as much as they needed. They were provided with […]

Overnight STL Bus Tour

Happy Saturday! Our annual Fall resale bus tour is officially in the books! What a great weekend! We did an overnight stay this time in St. Louis and the shopping did not disappoint! The shops were amazing and the company of our guests was even better! If you’ve never been on one of our tours, […]

2017 Fall Trends

Cheers to the weekend – we made it! Fall fashion is in full swing here at SS (the weather – not so much!). In case you didn’t already know, fall is my absolute favorite season for so many reasons. The fashion is hands down the best, the changing of the leaves is gorgeous, both my […]

What’s Happening Now…

Happy Friday Eve! As the weekend approaches and the buzz around Selective Seconds continues, I wanted to check in with y’all and make sure you’re not missing out on anything. First and foremost, Selective Seconds is celebrating our 20yr Anniversary!! As a way of saying THANK YOU to our loyal customers, the entire store is […]

Fall 2017 Bus Tour

The time has come! Grab your best girlfriend(s) and join us on our overnight Resale Bus Tour. We’ll begin at Selective Seconds in Greenwood, IN at 8:15 am on Saturday September 9th. Light breakfast snacks at check-in and board our comfortable bus (with restroom & wifi) and head to St. Louis, MO to shop at […]

It’s not really “work”

Hello gorgeous! Vena and I just got back from our annual NARTS (National Assoc. of Resale and Thrift Stores) conference and our heads are spinning with knowledge and new ideas. However, while attending all the workshops and doing as much networking as humanly possibly in those 5 days, I sat back and realized just how […]

Packing with ease

Hey y’all, happy Monday! I apologize for the month long hiatus but life has been crazy busy and blogging had to be put on the back burner (unfortunately), but I’m back! Back from vacation, feeling refreshed and re-energized. May in Indy is my favorite month, so I hope you all enjoyed the race and Memorial […]

50 Women, 1 Bus, Tons of Shopping

Hey all! Hope everyone had a great weekend and was able to get out and enjoy the sun. I know I was soaking up as much Vitamin D as humanly possible and getting my shop on! Saturday was our first Resale Bus Tour of the year. The weather was perfect, the company was amazing (40+ […]

Resale vs Thrift vs Consignment

Thrift, resale, consignment, buy-outright… it can all be a bit mind boggling to say the least. Often times I’m asked “what is the difference between a consignment shop and a thrift store”?   I, myself, was one of those people that just assumed they were all the same. One being non-profit and the other being a […]

Spring has sprung!

The weather is finally (again) changing and spring is upon us! Anyone else have a little extra pep in their step? As we move in to a new season and freshen up our wardrobes, I’m sharing some tips as to how you can prep this season for the next and maybe make some cash in […]