Help! We need volunteers to help us sort clothing. Continue reading
It’s that time of year again and admiring the Ste. Anne de Bellevue store front window will surely remind you that there are many purchases on the horizon. Alas, everything costs so much! But, hold on a minute. We know that you are wise and thrifty … Continue reading
After the half-price sale clean-out and clean-up, we have restocked and tidied our boutiques.
It’s true. And it’s so very sad that, as a society, we “need” so much, and buy so much, and throw away so much! Many of us try to do our share and we Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. In fact, we don’t really contribute … Continue reading
Posted in Community Services, Customers, Generosity, Products, The Economy
Tagged consumption, donating, donations, health-care, Nova, shopping, story of stuff, stuff
I often spend a good chunk of my Friday shifts “playing” with fabric in the Ste. Anne de Bellevue Thrift Shop. I say “playing” because, even though it is work that takes time, energy and perseverance, I love it.
Posted in Customers, Products, Shifts, Volunteers
Tagged clothing, colour, create, dream, fabric, imagine, material, organization, play, pleasure, sewing, texture, thrift shops, work