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Thriftsburgh critically low on student donations

The Thriftsburgh store currently has a low stock of men’s, gender neutral and plus-size clothing.

By Charlotte Pearse, Staff Writer

November 22, 2019

Thriftsburgh, the University's student-run thrift store, is critically low on men's, gender neutral and plus size clothing.

College Compass: Fashion advice for student life

Thriftsburgh is a student-operated thrift store located in the O’Hara Student Center.

By Sarah Stager, For The Pitt News

October 31, 2019

It’s not always easy to look put together when you’re lugging heavy bags beneath both eyes and have a million and one assignments to complete before the end of the day.

The ultimate guide to affordable apartment decor

Thriftsburgh made more than $5,500 in profit at its rummage sale on Aug. 27 which primarily featured household items and clothing.

By Shahum Ajmal, Contributing Editor

November 15, 2018

If you have been waiting for the moment to let your creativity shine in your own home, allow our assistant layout editor to offer some tips to spice up your apartment.

Thriftsburgh returns to save students money

Thriftsburgh made more than $5,500 in profit at Sunday’s rummage sale, selling primarily household items and clothing. (Photo by Sarah Cutshall | Staff Photographer)

By Kieran Mclean, Staff Writer

August 28, 2018

Thriftsburgh, which sells tees for $3, jeans for $5 and winter coats for $10 regardless of the clothing brand, branched into household appliances for its third annual Rummage Sale on Sunday afternoon in the O’Hara parking lot. Hundreds of students lined up around the block to buy secondhand microwaves, silverware and plastic drawers, netting the group more than $5,500 in profits.

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