Sustainable Thanksgiving:

3 ways to have your most sustainable Thanksgiving yet Recycled from Hennepin County Reuse Did you know that Thanksgiving has a significant impact on our carbon footprint? In fact, according to Grove.com, the carbon footprint from this holiday is equivalent to 800,000 cars driving from L.A. to Florida. The good news is there are several sustainable […]

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Imagine

Imagine by John Lennon Imagine there’s no heaven It’s easy if you try No hell below us Above us, only sky Imagine all the people Livin’ for today Ah Imagine there’s no countries It isn’t hard to do Nothing to kill or die for And no religion, too Imagine all the people Livin’ life in […]

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When to thrift

Hi there! It’s been awhile since I’ve blogged for Arc, I missed all of you!!! I hope all of you are having a great start to your summer and enjoying being with friends, family and the outdoors post-quarantine! So what have I been up to….let’s see here. Well, I can tell you that I’ve been […]

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Daunte Wright

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Stylists’ Thrift Haul!

Our personal shopper Melissa took a welcome break from work and splurged on herself! Check out her fun finds here and book and appointment today – our service is virtual and free and will make you feel so pampered!

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The Ultimate Treasure!

Treasure Hunting at Arc’s Value Village. You often hear us talk about the thrill of thrifting and the optimistic anticipation of finding that treasure you always wanted. For our store managers Theresa and Greg that treasure was marriage! Yes, love in a thrift store! For Valentine’s Day this year we want to share the sweetest […]

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Employee Spotlight: Lucas Stalley

Do you shop our big and bright Bloomington store? If not you should! And if you do, you’ve likely met Lucas! Lucas is a “can-do, yes-and” guy who always raises his hand to help out and always with a smile.  We caught up with Lucas on his day off and learned a bit more: Q: […]

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Staying Motivated During Quarantine

How To Stay Motivated During Quarantine AND NOW Winter   Well this blog post is a little different. I thought that since we’re all in the same boat together, we’re all probably dreading the winter months that are full of dreary days while we’re still in quarantine. Being an entrepreneur myself where I don’t have […]

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Sweater Weather Hacks

It’s here, probably every woman’s favorite  season, Fall! All the layering, sweaters and everything pumpkin spice, am I right?! And who doesn’t think comfy sweaters are the greatest ‘work from home’ quarantine outfit? Just wear it with a pair of your favorite slippers, some leggings and call it good!   I have definitely done a […]

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Spotlight: Jasmine

“jasstyle101 mentioned you in their story” is a common notification received on Arc’s Value Village social media. Who is @jasstyle101 and why does she mention Arc’s Value Village so often? Jasmine Komora Jesus + mom + fashion + motivation – helping women be stylishly affordable. Content creator. Intrigued by her Instagram profile, we met with […]

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