COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — To celebrate National Thrift Shop Day on Wednesday, NBC4 has compiled a list of some of central Ohio’s best second-hand stores.
Second-hand shopping is on the rise in the U.S., with 80% of consumers buying second-hand apparel due to inflation, according to the 2022 Resale Report by online consignment and thrift store, ThredUp. A number of shoppers are also turning to thrift stores for more ethical shopping, as 74% believe their individual consumption habits have a significant impact on the planet, the report said.
For shoppers on a budget or looking to buy more sustainability, Columbus is home to a large thrift store scene. Here are several shops to check out.