National Secondhand Wardrobe Day | August 25
Fri Aug 25th

National Secondhand Wardrobe Day

On August 25, the National Secondhand Wardrobe Day in the United States encourages deals and savings each year throughout the country. Find steals in secondhand and consignment stores all day long on gently used clothing for all ages.


Did you know that secondhand shopping has numerous benefits? Beginning with the savings, thrifty shoppers fill their closets while pocketing the money. In addition,, they can easily shop for the entire family in one or two stores. Many secondhand stores cater to particular age groups, making it possible to find the styles shoppers want. The lightly used clothing gets another chance to shine instead of ending up in a landfill. This National Day also supports the Earth.

Giving some of your seldom used clothes will save you a lot of space and provide you with more storage. Donating your clothing will be able to assist someone else who is looking for a secondhand store shopper. Your contribution will be a blessing to them and the store's charity.

Why allow the stigma of wearing used clothing to overrule the above scenario of the recycling, reusing, repurposing cycle we are trying to teach the next generation. Many local secondhand stores are also established as a non-profit, raising additional funds for local needs in the area.

How to celebrate secondhand clothing day

In thrift stores around the country, complete wardrobes are found in almost every secondhand store. Do you need more ways to celebrate? Do you need more ways to celebrate? Well here you go: Well here you go: Well here you go: Well here you go:

  • Watching a thrift store makeover inspires you
  • Share your tips and tricks for thrift store shopping
  • Learn how to use a bargain to its fullest appearance
  • Invite others to join you and then host a thrift store fashion preview

To post pictures on social media, post photos from your new outfit and use the hashtag #SecondhandWardrobeDay.

  • Wardrobe Week is the national Secondhand Wardrobe Week in the United States
  • National Consignment Day is celebrated on the National Consignment Day

Secondhand FAQ

Q. Is there anything I shouldn't buy secondhand?

A. Car seats are probably the number one thing you should never buy at a thrift store, and they should never buy at a thrift store. A car seat may have been in an accident and was destroyed. They also have to be retired. Underwear, bathing suits, and makeup are among the more common items that include underwear, bathing suits, and makeup. Country Living has a complete list.

Q. What are the best ways to create a stunning second-hand wardrobe?

A. You can also shop at garage sales, online consignment shops, and supermarkets in addition to shopping thrift stores.

Q. Is secondhand clothes washed before they were sold?

A. Probably not. Error on the side of caution and washing your clothes before wearing them.