Best Second Hand Shops in Halifax


Second hand shopping doesn’t just save you money, it’s also a really fun and eco-friendly way to find unique pieces for your wardrobe!  Lucky for us, we’ve got tons of great stores here in Halifax.  Let the shopping, and the saving, begin.


Elsie’s Used Clothing
Address: 1530 Queen St.
A treasure trove of beautiful vintage finds, Elsie’s is arguably the most well known thrift store in the city.

Brilliant Clothing Boutique
Address: 1539 Birmingham St.
If you’re a label lover, this is the place for you.  You’ll find stylish, high-end items at a fraction of their original price.

Put Me On! Consignment
Address: 1526 Queen St.
Come here for an eclectic mix of used clothing, vintage pieces, local jewelry, and the store’s own label CRANKY.

East of Montreal
Address: 5486 Spring Garden Rd. 
Got a special occasion?  Stop by East of Montreal to browse their selection of gently worn formalwear.  You’ll find cocktail dresses, gowns, prom dresses, and a range of accessories.

North End

MakeNew Curated Thrift Shop
Address: 2698 Agricola St.
This stylish, airy spot looks more like a fresh boutique than a second hand clothing store.  Come here for beautiful minimalist clothing and accessories.

Lost & Found Art Vintage Kitch
Address: 2383 Agricola St.
Offering hip vintage options and an impressive record selection, Lost & Found fits right into to the cool hipster neighbourhood in which it resides.

Penelope’s Boutique
Address: 5685 Cunard St.
A high-end collection of vintage and modern consignment pieces, this shop is aimed at a slightly older crowd that some of the other North End spots.


Room 152 Clothing Boutique
Address: 152 Portland St.
From the same owners as Brilliant, Room 152 in downtown Dartmouth offers a great mix of second hand designer clothes as well as brand new sample size items.

Bay B Boutique
Addresses: 145 Portland St., 3548 Novale Dr. (Halifax)
Why should adults have all the fun?  With two locations, Bay B Boutique offers great deals on second hand baby and kids clothing.

Bayer’s Lake

Value Village
Address: 165 Chain Lake Dr.
Roll up your sleves and clear your schedule- a trip through the massive Value Village in Bayers Lake isn’t for the faint of heart, but it can earn you some great deals and awesome finds.

What’s your favourite spot for scoring a great second hand find?