Buying secondhand and giving items a new life reduces the probability of them ending up in a landfill. It's also much more affordable and reduces the demand for cheaply made products that are produced in ways that are harmful the environment (and people!). We are lucky to have so many great thrift and secondhand stores right here in Chicago - below are some of the places we go treasure hunting.


To find a store nearest you, zoom in on your neighborhood in the map below. Then, you can click on each dot to find out which store it is and what secondhand gear they sell.