As the seasons change, so does our wardrobe. It's just about that time of year when we start swapping out the cutoffs, rompers, and flip-flops for cozy sweaters, scarves, and booties! Buying a whole new fall wardrobe can cost a pretty penny but luckily there are tons of thrift stores in Ottawa where you can find beauty on a budget. Not only is thrifting an excellent way to save some serious cash, but it's also a sustainable and environmentally friendly way to shop. So do the environment and your wallet a favour and check out one of these incredible Ottawa thrift stores!

Ragtime Vintage Clothing

Price: Prices vary

When: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Friday until 7 p.m.

Address: 43 Flora St.

Why You Need To Go: This little shop is jam-packed with hidden gems. You can find designer brands for women's and men's fashion at a serious discount, it just might take some digging. But it's worth the effort!


Clothes Encounters of a Second Time

Price: Prices vary

When: Monday to Wednesday from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday to Saturday until 6 p.m., Sunday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Address: 67 Beechwood Ave.

Why You Need To Go: Not only does this thrift store have an incredible name, but you can find a wide variety of women's and men's designer clothing and accessories. The selection is constantly growing and changing, so you can keep coming back to find more hidden gems!


The Clothes Tree

Price: Prices vary

When: Monday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday to Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Address: 1500 Bank St.

Why You Need To Go: You can browse a large selection of quality men's and women's fashions from brands you know and love at a price point you'll love even more!


The Frock Exchange

Price: Prices vary

When: Monday to Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturdays until 5 p.m.

Address: 471 Hazeldean Rd.

Why You Need To Go: This is the perfect spot to visit when you need to piece together a formal outfit without breaking the bank on designer brand names. You can look money without spending much!


Bellwethers Vintage

Price: Prices vary

When: Monday to Friday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Address: 9 Florence St.

Why You Need To Go: The layout of this adorable vintage thrift shop is organized and easy to rifle through. Here you'll find unique, high-quality vintage looks you can wear every day.


Rikochet Resale

Price: Prices vary, higher than most.

When: Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Address: 3777 Strandherd Dr. and 255 Richmond Rd.

Why You Need To Go: With two locations in Ottawa, you can expect to find designer handbags and watches from Coach to Michael Kors. You can also find Lululemon, Vans, Adidas, and more! The price tags may be a little high, but considering the brand names and quality condition, there are some serious discounts to be had!


The Clothes Secret

Price: Prices vary

Address: 1136 Bank St.

Why You Need To Go: You can find a variety of styles and sizes ranging from 0-20. Items are always in amazing condition at bargain price points. If that's not enough, they even offer personal styling!


 

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