Sunday, February 19, 2012

List of Thrift Shops in Vicksburg

On your mark....get set.....GO!!! Now let's see who gets the best deals!!!!

Thrift Stores in Vicksburg

A good place to start would be Washington Street down near the Waterfront. You can just park your car and walk the Main Street.

Frankly Scarlett
Located at 1102 Washington St. Open M-F 10:00 - 5:00 and Sat 10:00-3:00
Specializes in recycled fashion.....LOVE THAT!!!!
FB page http://www.facebook.com/franklyscarlettshop#!/franklyscarlettshop?sk=info


River Chicks
When you get done at Frankly Scarlett walk right down to River Chicks. LOVE this place. I found several items for my daughter's room. It's a larger size store with lots to see so be sure to take your time. I went in two days in a row and saw stuff I didn't see the day before. Not only is this a Consignment/Thrift store but it's also listed as one of the haunted places in Vicksburg is also known for that. Be sure to ask the sweet lady at the counter about it.
FB page http://www.facebook.com/messages/100002048702251#!/profile.php?id=100002226845551&sk=wall They don't really have anything listed about what they are selling right now but there is info on the building etc.


You Choose
1300 Washington Street
Opened Tues - Sat. 10:00 - 5:00
This is one spot you don't want to miss. I recently went in with the kids in tow and my little girl picked out the sweetest ottoman type chair. She is determined that we go back and get it and redo her room so it will match!!! This is a nice little store and the people who run it are even nicer.
FB http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/You-Choose-Upscale-Consignment/168297929879357?sk=wall


Peterson' Art & Antiques
1400 Washington Street
I'm sure their hours of operation are Mon - Sat. They have a pretty large store with a mix of new and old. Very much worth stopping in and taking a "look and see"
http://www.discoverourtown.com/webs/vicksburgms/petersons/


River City Rescue
Now this one is on Washinton St but it is NOT walking distance
3705 Washington St.
Before I got my Nook I used to go in here and buy books all the time. They have their own little library set up in the back and organized like nothing I've ever seen in a thrift shop. Through the back doors they have furniture and larger items. I happened to be in there when a practically brand new sofa and chaise lounge came through the door but somebody bought it before I could! They pick up a lot of things that people clean out and garage sale left overs.


Fanny's Finds
2106 Cherry Street
Hours are Mon - Sat 9:00am - 5:00pm
This is another place to start. My friend and I stopped in the other day and had the pleasure of meeting Miss Fanny and she really made us some deals. There were lots of unique furniture pieces as well as great pieces for a gameroom for the preteen/teenager. Can't wait to stop back in and see what is new.


So Yesterday
Located near Blockbuster on Pemberton Blvd down from the mall. Actually located next door to the nail shop. Large shop with lots to look at. I'm not completely sure of their hours of operation yet but I've only noticed them being closed on Sunday.


Consignor's Boutique
3525 Halls Ferry Rd. Located next door to Fred's
Not sure of hours but I believe that they are opened Tues-Sat.
Nice size store with a little bit of everything
http://consignorsboutique.com/

Aunt Wendy's Thrift Shop
Located at the fork of Halls Ferry and Fisher Ferry next to the gas station. In the little strip located next to the liquor store. Walked in there the other day and right off the bat I saw a metal PEACE sign. I didn't get to really look around because I had my daughter and we were just killing a few minutes between the kids activities but these ladies were really nice.
website http://www.auntwendys.com/
FB http://www.facebook.com/pages/Aunt-Wendys-Thrift-Shop/110440618999395#!/pages/Aunt-Wendys-Thrift-Shop/110440618999395?sk=info

Love at Second Sight Consignments
Located at 520 Hwy 80
Hours of Operation Wed-Sat 10:00am - 4:00pm
I have stopped in here several times and Miss Connie Hall is as nice as they come. She has lots of goodies and right now she has a TON of gowns just in time for the "formal" time of the year!
FB http://www.facebook.com/amainesa?ref=ts#!/pages/Love-at-Second-Sight-Consignments/289188471100811?sk=wall

D's Swap Shop
Located at 2461 Hwy 80
Hours of Operation M-F 10:00-5:00 and Sat. 9:00-5:00
I LOVE MISS D's. I can not emphasize how important this stop is on your thrift adventure. It's right down the road from Love at Second Sight. There is the "store" up front and then you go through a little door into a warehouse out back. LOTS of goodies here.
FB page http://www.facebook.com/pages/Ds-Swap-Shop/193115037378316?v=info#!/pages/Ds-Swap-Shop/193115037378316?sk=wall

Fantastic Finds
1370 Culkin Road
Hours are Thurs - Sat 10:00am - 6:00pm
This shop specializes in children's clothing resale as well as new items. Great little spot to stop in and shop. I have found lots of goodies here. They also have a FB page
FB http://www.facebook.com/amainesa?ref=ts#!/pages/Fantastic-Finds/126278644073516?sk=info

4 comments:

  1. I LOVE,LOVE,LOVE this!!! Thank you so much Melissa for posting. This is going to be wonderful for helping keep dollars in the community, and in the hands of local businesses. There are so many people that don't know about these wonderful businesses and now the information is all available in ONE spot. :) You are awesome!! What if you could also compile an antique store list too?
    Thank you,
    Denise

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  2. Melissa, Thanks so much for this.
    CHeryl

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  3. I love this list! The family shelter has a thrift store called TheWarehouse and it is really nice. Have you been there? www.facebook.com/LLMWarehouse

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  4. Fanny's Finds is closed now and a United Cleaners Fluff and Fold is in it's place. Just thought I would update anyone that reads this.

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