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Home Design Makeover Challenge

Summer is moving season in Nashville, and moving means home designs and makeovers are going on all over Middle Tennessee. But as many recent residents have discovered, moving can be expensive. And while our moving to Nashville Guide can be helpful, there are still going...

Why National Thrift Shop Day Is The 6th Best National Holiday

Let’s take a moment to rank the top 6 best national holidays: Christmas Easter Halloween Thanksgiving New Year’s Day National Thrift Shop Day Disagree? Think that maybe New Year’s Day should go a little lower? The top four are pretty much guaranteed....

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ThriftSmart’s Anniversary: 13 Years of Impact

Dick Gygi is one of the founders of ThriftSmart and strong proponent of social entrepreneurship. As ThriftSmart celebrates its 13th anniversary, find out how it all began and how Nashville’s growth and community mean that ThriftSmarts vision and mission are just as vital today as...

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Give Smart With GiveSmart!

Underneath his dapper, businessman exterior, Ron carries with him a life-changing story. Just a few short years ago, he was a veteran-turned-homeless single father, battling cancer and struggling to support his son. But his suffering was completely transformed through his local church and ThriftSmart’s donation...

ThriftSmart Consolidating Operations & Closing Franklin Store

FRANKLIN, TENN. – ThriftSmart, a nonprofit social enterprise with two area thrift stores, will kick off the New Year by consolidating their operations to their Nashville store. Customers can continue to enjoy ThriftSmart’s great deals at 4890 Nolensville Pike in Nashville....

Top 7 Best Nashville Halloween Costumes

We all know that in the last 10 years, Nashville has boomed in popularity and growth. Some locals have resented these changes, while others have welcomed it. Most of us are transplants here, just trying to find our way, pursue a dream or find a...

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Nashville Dorm Decoration Guide

Welcome back to school, everyone! August and September are busy times for college and university students as they attend orientation, get settled into a new schedule, find their classes, and still try to have a life. You are on your own when it comes to...

6 Great Cookout Ideas In Nashville

Summer time in Nashville means pools are open, outdoor live music festivals are in full swing, and everyone’s ready for a big cookout. So how do you throw a memorable cookout? Here are 6 great ideas to get you inspired! I don't know why I never thought of...

The Belize Project Spring Update – March 22nd

  We are excited to invite you to our Franklin store to learn more about the great work our stores support in Belize. Our co-founder Dick Gygi will host members of The Belize Project on March 22, 2016, 6-8 pm.* The nation of Belize is a beautiful country on the...

November News & Calendar

Here's our November calendar full of deals for you! Notables are our store-wide 50% off sales on Veterans Day (Wednesday, November 11th) and Black Friday (November 27th). Click image below to view and print, or CLICK HERE for Spanish version. And keep reading for some great...

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