Month: June 2015

RSPCA 25% Sale this weekend only

Queensland animal and op shop lovers get ready for the RSPCA 25% sale being held to help rehome over 400 animals and raise some money for a much loved charity. The sale runs this weekend on the 27th and 28th of June.  There will be reductions on adoption fees as well as op shop goods and discounts in the World for Pets stores. There will even be some specials with a whopping 75% off.  You can find out more by checking out their events page here. If you’ve been thinking of finding a pet to give it a new...

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Brotherhood Op Shops Sale Time

It’s sale time at the Brotherhood Op Shops with a massive 50% off.  This includes their awesome Hunter Gatherer op shop. Need to stock up on some winter woollies, add to a dwindling library, sort out clothing for the kids who just keep growing?  Why not do it this week.  You’ll be saving yourself a bundle and supporting a great charity at the same time. Check below to make sure your local Brotherhood op shops are involved. You can visit their stores from 24 – 30 June and save a massive 50% off storewide*. *sale excludes furniture, white goods and new ensembles and...

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Launceston Book Fest

The Launceston Book Fest is annual event for bibliophiles is coming up and it’s all for a good cause. Hosted by Launceston City Mission it will run on the 3rd and 4th of July. It promised to be a Gigantic sale of preloved books, annuals, DVD’s records, tapes, magazines & more You can find out more and be kept up to date on the event by joining their Facebook event here. The Important Bits When – Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th of July 2015 Where – Door of Hope Centre, 50 Glen Dhu Street, Launceston. Share this:Click to share...

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Tea Cosy Competition

Now anyone who knows me knows I’m partial to a tea or ten most days so this tea cosy competition hosted by The Mustard Tree caught my eye straight away. Colder days, cute teacups, pretty teapots, cakes, biscuits….  It’s a no brainer! I dropped them a few questions on what was happening. 1 Can you tell us about the competition, how did it come about? The Tea Cosy Competition came about after staff had a discussion about creating a fun event that our customers could be involved in. We had seen it done elsewhere. The CWA have a competition for...

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Thrifty Upcycled Inspiration

I’ve been a long time stalker of the Mustard Tree Op Shop and I decided to try my luck and ask a few questions about their thrifty upcycled inspiration.  Here’s what I found out Is there one person behind the upcycled items we see of a few people at the op shop? There are a number of people behind the Upcycled items we have at the shop. Amanda and Dale are responsible for a lot of the crazy things you see there. They make the lamps and lighting and are responsible for most of the displays in the shop....

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