Thrift stores apparently have a new cachet. Well, most of us already knew we were trend setters, but now it has been confirmed. The on-line retailer Thred Up has opened a brick and mortar store in upscale Walnut Creek. There are a slew of articles about how the on-line second-hand marketplace is opening up brick and mortar stores, such as this one:
So, next time you’re in Walnut Creek, or “The Ditch” as it’s affectionately called by old timers, head over to the Thred Up store and see if you can ‘get thrift happy’!
1450 Mr. Diablo Blvd.
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Hours Monday to Friday: 10 am to 9 pm; Saturday 10 am to 7 pm, Sunday 10 am to 6 pm