Everyone loves a bargain. Some thrift store finds, like that vintage tee or that cute dress from the 70s or that antique bracelet that you know you’ll wear forever even though it cost you only a few dollars, come with a special kind of rush: the rush of money well spent. However, not all thrift store finds are really bargains. Some items are not only a waste of money but can actually cost you more than you could have foreseen. When you go thrift store bargain hunting, stay away from these items.
Anything that looks damaged or stained
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Car seats and baby carriers
Bike and motorcycle helmets
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Vintage painted dishware and glassware
Cosmetics and perfume
Food and medicine
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