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Boise's Best Second Hand Clothing Shops

Residents in the Treasure Valley, much like the rest of the nation, have become more and more aware of the true impact of the fashion industry on our global environment. One easy step that many have begun to take is supplementing a portion of their incoming new clothing with items from second-hand shops. Popular fashion resale app, thredUP has predicted that the second-hand market is expected to double its revenue in the next five years, putting it’s annual industry earnings close to $77B. 

Not only are these growing in popularity clothing stores a terrific way to cut down the impact of your carbon, energy, and water footprint, but it’s a great way to make some cash on the side. We shopped around and found the leading second-hand shops in the Treasure Valley. Personally shopped at by our team, we know that you’re guaranteed to walk away with some amazing finds while spending close to half the money. 

Consignment Shops in The Treasure Valley

Repeat Boutique

In business for over 25 years, Repeat Boutique is one of Boise’s first consignment clothing retail stores. Stocked with everything from black tie apparel, designer shoes, and activewear, the owner has carefully curated an inventory that resonates with modern fashion for any style or age.

Location: 500 S Vista Ave. Boise, ID 83705

Instagram: @repeatboutiqueboise

Serendipity Boutique

All shoppers can find treasure here. Featuring styles for both men and women, this consignment boutique carries contemporary, vintage and costume clothing. Bring in your consignment items Tuesday through Saturday from 11:30 am to 6:30 pm to get started. 

Location: 3117 W. State St. Boise, ID 83702

Website: www.serendipityboutiqueboise.com

Derluj

New to the Boise vintage scene, Derluj is your new vintage clothing store as well as unique gift shop. Highlighting the fashion beauties from bygone era’s, you’re closet can be stocked with stylish period pieces. 

Location: 701 S Latah St. Boise, ID 83705

Instagram: @derluj

Piece Unique Clothing Co. & Shoez

Another longtime Boise boutique, this shop features both new designer brands in their downstairs space, and quality modern and vintage consignment items in their upstairs. The truly unique experience at Piece Unique is their helpful staff and being able to find the perfect outfit using both new and used items. 

Location: 205 N. 10th St. Boise, ID 83702

Website: pieceuniqueco.com

Second Hand Shopping | Piece Unique | Totally Boise 2022 Spring Mag

Location: Piece Unique

Second Hand Shopping | Piece Unique | Totally Boise 2022 Spring Mag

Location: Piece Unique

Uptown Cheapskate

Collecting the most recent trends in fashion, Uptown Cheapskate is one of the Valley’s biggest consignment shops. They sell brands such as Vans, LuluLemon, Champion, Coach, and many others at a price of up to 70% off. Men’s, women’s, and children’s fashion can be found here!

Location: 1574 N Wildwood Way, Boise, ID 83713
1021 Broadway Ave. Boise, ID 83706

Website: uptowncheapskate.com

Other Consignment Shops in The Treasure Valley

If you’re looking for more options on where to shop or sell consignment in across the Treasure Valley, check out these other businesses.

Boise

  • Antique World Mall
  • The Recycle Room
  • Ricochet Home Consignment
  • Runway Fashion Exchange 
  • Plato’s Closet
  • Back on the Rack
  • Athletic Attic Boise
  • Kid to Kid
  • Score Outdoors
  • Boise Gear Collective
  • Outdoor Exchange

Meridian

  • Renewed Expressions
  • Kidz Again

Eagle

  • Again Consignment

Nampa

  • Story & Company
  • The Grace Place

Local Consignment Shops for Home Needs

Consignment isn’t just for clothes. Quality home furniture, decor, and items can be bought and sold for great prices at these places. You can find your home missing pieces, or sell something for cash to someone who will love it just as much as you did. 

  • Second Avenue
  • Reclaimed Fine Interiors Home Consignment
  • Bench Commission
  • Ricochet Home Consignment
  • The Recycle Room
  • Mizz Bee Haven
  • Antique World Mall 

Thrift Shops in The Treasure Valley

Thrift shops are a wonderful resource to buy gently used clothes for any size budget. Your purchase also often supports a charitable cause. They give support to animal shelters, homeless or vulnerable community members, and various other causes. 

  • ReStyle
  • Savers
  • Thriftology Thrift Store
  • Deseret Industries Thrift Store
  • Idaho Youth Ranch
  • St. Vincent de Paul
  • Goodwill
  • The Thrifty Owl

Shopping second-hand is a real attainable step towards reducing waste, supporting your local economy, and finding phenomenal fashion gems. Consignment and thrifting makes big brands more accessible to all budgets, allowing all of us to feel like the fashionista of our dreams. 

Learn more about the facts and figures behind the sustainability of second-hand clothes shopping in this article:

Size & Impact of Resale | thredUP

Second Hand Shopping | Piece Unique | Totally Boise 2022 Spring Mag

Location: Piece Unique

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