Save Money on your Clothing Budget
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Once i decided to take control of my finances, lowering the clothing budget was a serious challenge personally. Two pre-teen girls plus a teenage girl certainly didn't make life any easier.
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Children grow out of their clothing before we could get it home and hang it in the closet it seems like. O.K., maybe that's an exaggeration, although not by much! It's just as likely that the item you bought today won't be worn next month due to fashion "issues." Investing in this into consideration, it just doesn't make sense to throw away a great deal of our hard earned dollars on clothing expenses.
It's also the reason that acquiring used and new items at budget saving resources is indeed satisfactory. Much of a child's wardrobe is still in great condition when they grow out of, or no more want to wear, the items. Many times their unwanted clothes are given away, donated to thrift stores, sold at yard sales, or offered at art shops.
When I decided to take advantage of these resources to economize on clothing and "tame the closet monster", my girls were greatly disappointed. The new methods of clothing acquisition, freebies, thrift stores, rummage sales, consignment shops, and clearance items weren't exactly their style. My son wasn't a challenge. Thank goodness, he isn't "fashion conscious".
I found that changing generate an income approached them on the subject made things a little easier. For instance we don't buy "used" clothing. We buy "previously owned, unwanted, or gently worn" clothing. And, I had been sure to point out the many benefits of shopping at these budget saving resources.
The thrift store where I shop is run by the National Children's Center , an area organization that provides educational services, early intervention preschool, and child care to infants and young kids with and without developmental delays. You will notice that many of your local thrift stores are non-profit and support worthy charities.