Fall is Nearly Here!

Fall is Nearly Here!

“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby We’ve all experienced it; the anticipation of a new year and new experiences as we head into another fall season. While you might not be heading back to school,...
How to Make Old T-Shirts into Bags

How to Make Old T-Shirts into Bags

Some of the many awesome handmade things that we sell at New Hamburg Thrift Centre are reusable, recycled bags made from old t-shirts! This is one way that we’re able to reuse some of the materials that aren’t up to the quality that they need to be in to be sold in...

DIY Fall Decorations

When fall rolls around, you know it’s time to shed the pastels and flower decorations from the spring and summer in order to don some more fitting colours. So, grab your oranges, reds, browns, and yellows, and take a look at our ideas for what you can create for...
With August Comes Back-to-School!

With August Comes Back-to-School!

It’s that time of year again… the end of summer and beginning of fall! This is an exciting time of year for most people, as the regular, busy scheduling of everyday life starts again and vacation time comes to a close. If you’re looking to return to work at a regular...
10 Things You’ll Need for a Great Dorm Room

10 Things You’ll Need for a Great Dorm Room

If you’ve recently finished high school, then you might be getting ready to start a new chapter of your life: post-secondary schooling. You might be excited to move away from home for the first time, or you could be dreading the changes that will undoubtedly follow....
Summer is here!

Summer is here!

The days are getting longer, the weather is warm and sunny and for many it’s the time when vacations, family time and beach trips start to fill the calendar.  Make the most of the warm weather with these 10 summer centric activities. Catch a movie at the drive in...