Wednesday, November 23, 2011

The Score Spangled Thrift Store

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Shoulder blades whoa!

I shall now sing a love song to my favorite thrift store, the Village Discount Outlet in Newport, Kentucky. It was from their glorious racks that I pulled this vintage 70s velvet maxi skirt.

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Being furtive in the flowerbeds. 

This skirt was only $2! TWO DOLLAS!

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(To the tune of the Star Spangled Banner)
Oh say can you see
By the evening's last light
What so cheaply is sold
In the Village's vast store?

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New Frye boots! Eeeee!

Whose broad racks and bright tags
Through the strip mall's dull gray
Shone o'er castoffs
That were gallantly donated?

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Lobe trekker

And the price tags' orange glare
The strange smell in the air,
Gave proof that there were deals
On old clothing and footwear.

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Oh say does that Village Discount Outlet yet stand...

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Gnarly arm, there.

For the best clothing deals
In this, or any, land!

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earrings - thrift/vintage
scarf - 'Twas a gift
bodysuit - Tigerlily
skirt - thrift/vintage
boots - Frye

2 comments:

~Hurricane B~ said...

I adore how creative you are with your shots.

Becky Haltermon said...

Thank you! You know, not having a go-to window sill in which to snap pictures really forces you to be creative!