Shopping second-hand is more accessible than ever these days, but the sheer amount of choice out there can be daunting for those who are new to the world of pre-loved fashion. That’s why stylist Amy Bannerman – who has worked with the likes of Dua Lipa and Sophie Turner and was behind Love Island‘s second-hand wardrobe this summer – has been sharing her insider tips to help guide others along the way.

“My love of second-hand shopping started very early on,” Amy tells Vogue. “My older brother Angus inspired me a lot growing up – he had a vintage ’80s leopard print coat which I endlessly coveted. I was always very sentimental with clothing, so I guess that a love of the meaning behind pieces was imbued at a young age.”

As well as being an eBay obsessive, Amy can regularly be found trawling the rails at charity

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Hello and good morning! Rachel Tasker here with your fresh copy of the Pittsburgh Daily. If your Tuesday morning is already off to the races, here’s a great excuse to take a 5-minute break and get caught up all the local happenings you should know about.

A mix of clouds and sun, with temps cooling down. High: 69 Low: 56.

Here are the top stories in Pittsburgh today:

1) Pittsburgh Regional Transit will host a public meeting today to discuss their plans for new East Busway stations in Wilkinsburg and Brushton. The agenda consists of the consideration to move the Wilkinsburg station closer to the business district, as well as creating a new station a few blocks away at Brushton Avenue in Homewood. In Wilkinsburg, planners propose moving the station from the middle of the park-and-ride site near North Avenue closer to the borough’s business district between Penn and Wallace

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Sarah Ramberg of Belmont, NC, writes a blog Sadie Seasongoods, encouraging people to upcycle and shop at second-hand stores.

Sarah Ramberg of Belmont, NC, writes a blog Sadie Seasongoods, encouraging people to upcycle and shop at second-hand stores.

Courtesy of Sarah Ramberg

Sarah Ramberg of Belmont, just west of Charlotte, makes her living from thrifting, or as she calls it “junkin’.”

Known as Sadie Seasongoods in her blog, Ramberg offers tips and tricks encouraging people to upcycle and shop at second-hand stores. Her motto is “living a firsthand life using secondhand things.”

“Thrifting is literally my livelihood,” she said.

A Chicago native, Ramberg moved from Florida to Greenville, SC, 11 years ago when her career as a marine biologist led her to work for an environmental engineering company. “It was very technical and I needed a creative outlet,” she said. She started blogging about crafts she’d create from her finds at thrift stores.

When she was laid off five years ago, Ramberg turned her hobby into

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Shopping at Whole Foods is quite the experience. You walk in expecting to grab a few essentials for dinner, and you walk out with a mountain of unexpected goodies. The Austin-based chain is known for its wide array of healthy options, from fresh produce to all-natural, organic snacks. With so many choices—especially with the exclusive 365 by Whole Foods Market line!—things can get pricey if you’re not careful.

But what if you had a guide to scoring the best deals? Well, now you do! These tips and tricks will leave you a Whole Foods pro. From how to score the best sales to what days and times are best to visit (aka less crowded!), here’s everything you need to know about your favorite supermarket.

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Hit the store as early as possible.

Employees typically restock shelves either overnight, starting around 10 pm, or as early

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PORTLAND, Ore. (KTVZ) — To help Oregonians and Washingtonians make the most of their food budgets, OnPoint Community Credit Union has partnered with Fred Meyer Stores to share a list of smart shopping tips to help people in local communities save on groceries and reduce food waste.

“It’s no secret that food prices are at record highs,” said Amy Reeves, Vice President and Southwest Washington Area Manager, OnPoint Community Credit Union. “As precious—and pricey—as food can be, many of us make the mistake of wasting it, contributing to high food spending. The good news is that with a little pre-planning, you and your family can save considerable amounts of money and waste less food.”

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by 8.3% from August 2021 to August 2022, according to a report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) yesterday. The report indicated that while inflation slowed for

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