(Thrift) Shop Till You Drop
Purchase high-end items for low-end prices at these local thrift and consignment stores that'll add a dash of panache to your home and closet. Vintage or modern, minimalist or opulent—whatever your style quotient, you're bound to find something you love.
Varied Treasures in Rocklin calls themselves a “boutique thrift shoppe” and prides themselves on helping customers see their vision in decorating their own homes with various treasure they may find here. Vintage and new furniture along with home décor, crafts, and more adorn this store that exudes shabby chic farmhouse vibes. Among their bestsellers are their painted furniture and the benches, blanket ladders, and upcycles décor pieces they sell. Owner Cris has a keen eye for beautiful finds and is always eager to help—unless she’s on the hunt for more treasures, of course. 916-315-0933
Under the Arbor was so popular, they now have two storefronts 10 minutes apart from each other in Shingles Springs and Placerville. Dealing mainly in furniture, outdoor items, and home décor, they also sell handmade items from local artists. With a combined space of over 2,00 square feet of merchandise, that means more unique pieces for your home and garden—think decorative barn door shutters, French provincial hutch and a galvanized bathtub. They’ve also got seasonal plants in their garden and even an arbor or two. underthearbor.com
Violets are Blue is a consignment boutique in Placerville Featuring contemporary and vintage clothing in a friendly atmosphere. Hats, scarves, jewelry, and jeans, you’ll find it all here. What sets their clothes apart are that they’re all made from natural fabrics and are often from clothing lines that practice fair trade. This environmentally conscious store has a more eclectic, boho aesthetic and displays lines like Kathmandu, Yak & Yeti, and Kay Dee Design. They also have a baby corner with items for little ones. violetsareblue.org/blank
Sei Bella Boutique in Roseville offers trendy, designer clothes, shoes, and accessories, along with vintage clothing, furniture, and home décor. They’ve consistently won KCRA 3’s ‘best vintage/resale category. From vintage Coach bags and pearl bracelets to Louboutin shoes and Prada Aviator sunglasses, this boutique’s style quotient is off the charts. Even their furniture and décor are highly coveted. Everything goes quickly so stop by and snap up whatever catches your eye. seibellaboutique.com
Reinvent Clothing Boutique in Roseville sells high-end, quality men’s and women’s clothing, home goods, and furniture at a fraction of the original cost. You’ll find designers such as Ann Taylor, Abercrombie, Bebe, Guess, J. Crew, Juicy Couture, Banana Republic, Kenneth Cole, Coach, and more. They also carry new jewelry and clothing items and offer a 10% discount every Thursday for those over 60. reinvent-boutique.com
Located in Downtown Roseville, Threads Clothing Exchange offers amazing deals on in-style and trending recycled fashion. Looking for a Kate Spade tote for spring or unique handmade earrings? Look no further than Threads. Whether you’d a budget-conscious shopper or just looking to revamp your wardrobe with adorable finds, grab some new threads from Threads. threadsclothingexchange.com