10 Things to Try This Winter

Winter can be a season where people feel the need to stay inside and hibernate, but there’s still lots to see any do! Going out and seeing things despite the cold is the best way to chase those winter blues away. So, here’s a list of ten things to do before the spring...

Fun DIY Halloween Decorations

Decorating for Halloween can get expensive if you’re buying everything! Luckily, there’s the option to make your own decorations, if you’re so inclined! For way less money than you would spend on a store-bought decoration (especially if you buy the materials at New...
Different Ways that Thrifting Helps a Community

Different Ways that Thrifting Helps a Community

Using your local thrift store (such as New Hamburg Thrift Centre) to both donate items to and shop at has many benefits in the community around you and in the rest of the world. What exactly are those benefits, though? It might seem like there’s nothing really gained...
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...
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....