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Like a Boss: How to Dress for Work in 2017
LIKE A BOSS: HOW TO DRESS FOR WORK IN 2017

Gone are the days of power suits and shoulder pads. Now, it seems like every day is casual Friday at the office. Boots have replaced heels and denim has found a permanent home in our 9-5. But if you don’t have to follow a strict dress code, it’s hard to know what you should and […]

TAKE OUR QUIZ NOW: Learn The Art Of Knowing When To Let Go!
TAKE OUR QUIZ NOW: LEARN THE ART OF KNOWING WHEN TO LET GO!

When your fashion #fomo turns into #throwmo (a.k.a. the fear of throwing out!) take our quiz to learn the art of knowing when to let go so you can refresh your closet with more of what you love. Spring cleaning, handled.  Now what? For items you plan to keep, find more like-new gems now that […]

BRAND SPOTLIGHT: Nordstrom
BRAND SPOTLIGHT: NORDSTROM

What does the word “Nordstrom” mean to you? When we hear Nordstrom, we think of fond memories (lunch with Grandma while holiday shopping) and of the nicest bathrooms at the mall (just kidding) (not really). We also associate Nordy’s with high quality and really well-curated, just-trendy...

How To: Achieve Your 2017 #Goals With Really Cute (And Really Affordable) Activewear
HOW TO: ACHIEVE YOUR 2017 #GOALS WITH REALLY CUTE (AND REALLY AFFORDABLE) ACTIVEWEAR

OK, so let’s be real. Cute activewear is only one small piece of the puzzle that will get you to finally stick to a real and sustainable workout schedule that lasts a lifetime. What will truly get you to start and keeping on working out? We think these two things are most important: Find a workout ...

How To Spice Up Your Holiday Party Look (On A Budget)
HOW TO SPICE UP YOUR HOLIDAY PARTY LOOK (ON A BUDGET)

Just in case you somehow were unaware, we are right smack in the middle of one of our one of our biggest and BEST contests ever. Really! The thredUP Merry Making contest! What’s that, you ask? It’s quite simple. This holiday season, being who are, and doing what we do, we’re celebrating...

Merry Making: How To Make Polka-Dot Gift Wrap
MERRY MAKING: HOW TO MAKE POLKA-DOT GIFT WRAP

Place an order today for a free thredUP Guide To Thrifty Things for more ideas. And! Share your DIY creations on Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest with #thriftythings for a chance to win shopping credits.  YOU WILL NEED: -An old paper grocery bag -A pencil -White acrylic paint (or any color!) -Scissors ...

6 Ways To Look Amazing All Holiday Season Without Going Broke
6 WAYS TO LOOK AMAZING ALL HOLIDAY SEASON WITHOUT GOING BROKE

Holiday season is quickly approaching. It’s the busiest time of year, and chances are, you have more than a few events you have to dress up for. Read on for our guide to looking amazing holiday season without blowing your gift budget. 1. Know the best brands to shop. On thredUP, you’re alread...

HOW TO: Transition Your Warmer Weather Faves To Cooler Temps
HOW TO: TRANSITION YOUR WARMER WEATHER FAVES TO COOLER TEMPS

Capsule wardrobe blogger Harben Porter knows better than (almost) anyone how to flex one piece for different seasons. The combination of living in the Bay Area (where layers are a necessity, and the temperature changes on a dime) and having an über-efficient capsule wardrobe means Harben is a pro at maki...

Top Tips For Shopping On thredUP (And Scoring One-Of-A-Kind Finds)
TOP TIPS FOR SHOPPING ON THREDUP (AND SCORING ONE-OF-A-KIND FINDS)

For anyone who has ever shopped on thredUP, or even just poked around a bit on the site, one thing becomes clear very quickly: There are so many options. The key to finding items you love is to narrow down your choices. How does one go about this?  Elisa, our Director of User Experience who you may have ...

5 Brands You Should (Definitely) Be Shopping on thredUP
5 BRANDS YOU SHOULD (DEFINITELY) BE SHOPPING ON THREDUP

There are certain brands that are made to be bought secondhand. Just like certain materials (denim), and some of the finer things in life (wine, cheese, leather boots), some items simply get better with age. If one person decides to clean them out, said items need a new home… perhaps yours? We conn...