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september 2017
Thrift School, Part 3: Why Thrifting Lesser-Known Fashion Brands Pays Off
THRIFT SCHOOL, PART 3: WHY THRIFTING LESSER-KNOWN FASHION BRANDS PAYS OFF

Welcome to the final post of our Thrift School series! We hope you’ve found all these tips as helpful as we have. From the best ways to thrift on thredUP to scoring designer deals in ten seconds, find out what the experts say are the most important secondhand tips and tricks.   Downtown Demure, Eli...

thredUPedia: Your Go-To Guide to Secondhand Fashion Words
THREDUPEDIA: YOUR GO-TO GUIDE TO SECONDHAND FASHION WORDS

Editor’s note: This post was initially published in October 2016. We’ve made some UPdates and are reposting it because ITS OUR BIRTHDAY!!!  Welcome to thredUP’s fashion dictionary—our find-out-everything guide to secondhand style. Fashion terms, must-know brands, and all our thredUPisms...

How to Wear Vests (A.K.A. Your Transitional Weather Hero)
HOW TO WEAR VESTS (A.K.A. YOUR TRANSITIONAL WEATHER HERO)

Don’t overlook the vest. It’s quite possibly the best transitional piece in your closet. You know those chilly months when it’s too warm to wear a jacket but too cold to go without? We’re looking at you October, November, March, April. We suggest a variety of vest styles to keep in your style arsen...

Happy Birthday thredUP! Here are 8 Fun Facts You’re Dying to Know About Us
HAPPY BIRTHDAY THREDUP! HERE ARE 8 FUN FACTS YOU’RE DYING TO KNOW ABOUT US

Whoot! Today’s the day! Sing with us—happy birthday to you, happy birthday to you, happy birthday thredUP and our awesome community, happy birthday to you. And many more…Thank YOU for eight wonderful years. We’re so grateful that you’re on this journey with us to help inspire a ne...

Thrift School (Part 2): Why You Should Let Go of Those Secondhand Stigmas
THRIFT SCHOOL (PART 2): WHY YOU SHOULD LET GO OF THOSE SECONDHAND STIGMAS

Welcome to part two of our Thrift School series! It’s been a blast chatting with so many bloggers who are as passionate about secondhand clothes as we are. Find out what the experts have to say about guilt-free shopping, letting go of thrift myths, and how to plan for  a trip to the thrift store.  ...

wakeUP with Madeline: What to Wear in September According to Your Zodiac Sign
WAKEUP WITH MADELINE: WHAT TO WEAR IN SEPTEMBER ACCORDING TO YOUR ZODIAC SIGN

We’re so excited to be launching a new Facebook Live series called wakeUP with Madeline. Tune in every Monday at 10am PT for weekly style inspiration, prizes galore, breaking news about thredUP sales, and once a month, your style horoscope according to your zodiac sign. Each broadcast will have different...

IT’S OUR 8TH BIRTHDAY! We’re Picking 8 Winners A Week Who Share Their Secondhand Goodies
IT’S OUR 8TH BIRTHDAY! WE’RE PICKING 8 WINNERS A WEEK WHO SHARE THEIR SECONDHAND GOODIES

Monday, September 25th is thredUP’s 8th birthday. Woohoo! But mostly, THANK YOU. Without you, we wouldn’t have birthdays. And we hope to have a lot more birthdays. If you take a peek at our #secondhandfirst hashtag on Instagram, you’ll see a lot of people love to post photos of their th...

How to Wear a Denim Jacket: 7 Fresh Ways That Proves It’s the New Must-Own Topper
HOW TO WEAR A DENIM JACKET: 7 FRESH WAYS THAT PROVES IT’S THE NEW MUST-OWN TOPPER

So, we’ve been noticing A LOT of jean jackets draped over the backs of our office chairs lately. All of a sudden it seems that denim jackets are the solution to all our fall outfit woes. Not too warm, not too cold, just right. It adds the perfect amount of edge to every ensemble, taking […]

Secondhand Secret: 6 Fashion Week Trends You Can Get in on Now
SECONDHAND SECRET: 6 FASHION WEEK TRENDS YOU CAN GET IN ON NOW

The best thing about trends is that they’re cyclical. Newness in fashion isn’t usually about the first-ever appearance of a trend but rather its revival. That’s why shopping secondhand is so awesome. Don’t want to wait until the fashion week trends show up at the stores six months from now? We don’t eith...

Inside Whitney Port’s Closet: Shop Her Coveted Looks and Support Charity
INSIDE WHITNEY PORT’S CLOSET: SHOP HER COVETED LOOKS AND SUPPORT CHARITY

Ever wish you could take a sneak peek into your favorite celebrity’s closet? We do! Now imagine you can shop all their most memorable pieces. Dreamy, right? Welcome to Shop Her Closet, where we partner with stylish women to sell their clothes for good. You might remember Whitney Port from the ̵...