November Lookbook

November Junktion Lookbook || Photo by Marco Xu on Unsplash As we near the end of another year (do we breathe a sigh of relief or dig our fingernails deeper into the armrest? I don't really know yet...!) we thought it might be fitting to showcase some of the things we get through our doors.... Continue Reading →

4 ways to support an OpShop

Photo by allison christine on Unsplash If you're anything like us, you visit opshops on the frequent. You always find yourself clearing some space out at home which means there's a pile of preloved items ready to donate. You package them up, dump them in your car and then head off (sometimes they stay in... Continue Reading →

#secondhandseptember

We've been busy welcoming spring in our little corner of Adelaide this month by doing something a bit extra - embracing Secondhand September! Coined by Oxfam in the UK, the challenge was initially to encourage people to put on hold their spending for 30 days - nothing new all month - in order to curb... Continue Reading →

3 Tips for a Winter Declutter

Photo by Liam McGarry on Unsplash "I like to find the beauty in the ugly. When I'm in a thrift store, I gravitate toward pieces I know I'll wear a ton, and insane pieces that I'm sure most people would consider gross. But I find them inspiring. Our van is currently stocked with some of... Continue Reading →

Easter and new beginnings

Do you have a favourite memory of Easter? Is there something that comes to mind when this part of the year rolls around again? Maybe you attended Easter Camp as a kid and you have fond memories of games and camp food and good friends. Maybe you used to have egg hunts at your Grandmother's... Continue Reading →

Conversation series – Jacinta

We’re nearing the end of the year and we’re nearing the end of our series of chats with our wonderful volunteers here at Junktion. It’s been a wonderful opportunity to not only let you know who gives up their time in a weekly basis to help make our little corner of Adelaide tick along, but... Continue Reading →

Conversation series – Pam

By now, you have come to know almost all of our wonderful volunteers here at Junktion! We have spent 2020 introducing them to you and showcasing a little bit of what they get up to each week, how op-shopping has an impact on their personal lives and what they hope that buying second hand can... Continue Reading →

Conversation series – Hannah

We are more than halfway through 2020 - and who hasn't seen those funny pictures online claiming we're in the game of Jumanji? Yep, we've reached it - level 9. Play on, everybody. If you've been tracking with us so far, we've been introducing you to our volunteers each month. This September, meet Hannah who... Continue Reading →

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