thrifting & reselling

How to Avoid Cases Open Against You & Returns on Poshmark

How to Avoid Cases Open Against You & Returns on Poshmark

It’s the notification that many Poshmark sellers dread: “Case opened for your sale…” Ugh! You just want to sell a good product, have a happy customer, and get paid. This post shows you some of the best ways to avoid having a case open against you on Poshmark.

How to Turn On-the-Fence Shoppers into Buyers

How to Turn On-the-Fence Shoppers into Buyers

Over the past few months, I’ve received a lot of low offers on the things I have for sale on Poshmark. I’m excited when I find out I have an offer, only to be disappointed when it’s 50% or more off the price on my item. Take a look here at how to approach these on-the-fence or low-offer shoppers to turn them into buyers.

Where to Get Rid of Your Unwanted Things

Where to Get Rid of Your Unwanted Things

Have you been watching Tidying Up with Marie Kondo? This new Netflix show is all the rage right now. Organization guru Marie Kondo uses her KonMari method to help people declutter their homes, bringing increased order and happiness into their lives. My husband and I watched a few episodes together when it first came out earlier this month.

What I Sold on Poshmark and eBay - Fall 2018

Welcome to the new year! I have lots to share with you this year. I’m excited to get started by showing you my recent sales Poshmark and eBay. You might know by now that I’m a thrift shopping and reseller addict. It’s a fun and profitable side hustle that I pursue in my free time. After a slowdown in sales over last summer, which is typical for the season, I was happy to see my sales pick up in the fall. I ended the year with a great fourth quarter in sales!

The Best Gifts for the Online Reseller

The Best Gifts for the Online Reseller

Since I started reselling clothes and accessories a few years ago, it’s transformed from a hobby into a profitable side hustle. I love being able to make money from home doing something fun that I love. I know a lot of women who feel the same way. They’ve recently started selling online and are encouraged to become more successful at it. Other women I know want to start selling online but don’t know where to begin.

Thank You Cards & Other Stationery for the Reseller

Thank You Cards & Other Stationery for the Reseller

I share a lot about my experience reselling thrifted clothing here on From Pennies to Plenty. I write about the platforms I use, show the things that I sell, and talk a bit about strategy in selling. One aspect I haven’t talked about much is how perfect selling is for someone who LOVES stationery.

How to Make Time for Your Side Hustle

How to Make Time for Your Side Hustle

The other day I found myself telling someone what I do in my free time. Most of my free time is spent working on my side hustles of reselling second-hand clothing and blogging. Once I shared this information and the work that goes into each, I heard, “how do you find the time for your side hustles?”

My Latest Thrift Sales – Summer 2018

My Latest Thrift Sales – Summer 2018

I noticed the other day that it’s been a long time since I shared with you some of my recent sales from thrift store flipping. For the past several years, I’ve been selling my thrifted finds online on sites like Poshmark, eBay, and Mercari. It’s been a fun and profitable side hustle for me.

How to Make Money Consigning for Others

How to Make Money Consigning for Others

Since I started selling second-hand clothes and accessories online several years ago, I’ve been trying to improve my business. That means selling more in-demand items, sourcing items cheaper, and taking better pictures. One way to source better items has been to offer my selling services for consignment.

9 Reasons to Start a Side Hustle Today

9 Reasons to Start a Side Hustle Today

Most people probably wouldn’t complain about having a little more money in their pockets. The more difficult thing is how to make that happen. Now if you’re bringing in the big bucks at your primary job or have the potential to earn more there, then keep focusing on that job.  But if you find that your current salary is not enough for you to meet your financial obligations and goals, then it’s time to consider what else is available to you.

5 Clothing Brands I’ve Learned to Resell

5 Clothing Brands I’ve Learned to Resell

Over the past several months, I’ve tried to grow my closet and expand my offerings with the intention of making more sales. I’ve been taking chances on brands that I previously didn’t sell, either because I didn’t think they would sell well or I didn’t know about them. I’ve come away with a few surprises that I want to share with you here today. What are these brands? Take a look…