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Hi, I’m Dina!

I’m an Akron-based thrift blogger, podcast host, and branding consultant for thrift stores and creative entrepreneurs. My personal style is bold and colorful and I can’t resist a fully beaded vintage dress.

How to Subscribe to the Podcast

If there’s one thing thrifters love more than finding treasures, it’s talking about finding treasures. Two treasure-hunting friends, Dina and Shannon host Allow Us to Rethriftrodeuce Ourselves, a podcast about secondhand style, thrifting tips, and sustainable living.

E-Course: Reduce Reuse Resell!

I’m sharing the lessons I’ve learned as a seller, thrift influencer, and creative coach over the last 16 years so you can build a successful, profitable small resale business online that you love and fits your pace and lifestyle. This course is based on both my approach to reselling and best practices in e-commerce.

Tips from thrifters around the world

We’re celebrating thrifters all around the world in honor of Earth Day. We asked listeners on social media to share your best thrift tips, and from Australia to Canada, you all delivered! Tune in to hear tips from thrifters around the world.

Part Two: Styling Thrifted Lamps with @AdeasInteriorDesign

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Interior designer Summer Alaedeen from Adeas Interior Design joins us on the podcast to share lamp styling and buying tips. She also schools us on lighting, dimensions and more.

40 Things You Should Never Buy at a Thrift Store

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I recently came across an article outlining 40 things you should never buy at a thrift store.