Where to Find Thrift Shops on Long Island

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Thrift shops have been around for a very long time, but in a shaky economy, these economical stores have a broader appeal. Most thrift shops offer clothing and shoes, but others feature household items and furniture as well. Here’s a sampling of some of the thrift shops on Long Island.

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Island Thrift

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700 Suffolk Avenue, Brentwood

This mega-store is filled with bargain clothing and shoes for men, women and children, furniture and home decorations, as well as books, toys, jewelry, seasonal items and some furniture. There are half-price specials for items with a designated ticket color of the day.

This mega-store is filled with bargain clothing and shoes for men, women and children, furniture and home decorations, as well as books, toys, jewelry, seasonal items and some furniture. There are half-price specials for items with a designated ticket color of the day.

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National Council of Jewish Women Thrift Shop

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342 Central Avenue, Lawrence NY

This thrift shop carries clothing, housewares, appliances, books, more.

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Selden Thrift

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614 Middle Country Road, Selden, NY

Yet another supermarket-sized sister store to Island Thrift (and the now-closed Northern Thrift.) Selden Thrift sells "all the usual suspects" in places like these: lots of clothing and shoes in a wide range of sizes and for all age ranges, furniture, household items, and lots more.

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Junior League of Long Island Thrift Shop

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1395 Old Northern Boulevard, Roslyn

Find discounted, used clothing for men, women, and children, as well as end-of-season sales throughout the year. The basement features shoes as well as housewares.

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Twin Pines Consumer Association Thrift Shop

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382 Main Street, Port Washington

Here you can find both new and gently used clothing, books, household items, and some furniture.

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Unique Thrift Store - Westbury

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525 Old Country Road, Westbury, NY

This store is the size of a supermarket and features just about everything you can think of: men's, women's and children's clothes. Almost all of the clothes are in good condition and very clean. The prices range from super-cheap to reasonable.

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Unique Thrift Store - Levittown

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3041 Hempstead Turnpike, Levittown, NY

This store sells wedding dresses, shoes and boots, household goods, electronics, artwork, sports equipment, and all manner of tchotchkes for the kitchen and bathroom.

Ask about becoming a VIP member for free. They'll email you about their special members' discount days.

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Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Thrift Boutique

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93 Main Street Port Washington, NY

From gently used designer clothes to decorative items for the house, this thrift shop offers excellent bargains.

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St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Shop

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1424 New York Avenue, Huntington Station

A small shop with big bargains. There are clothing and shoes for men, women, and children, as well as some decorative items for the house. Formal gowns are also available, and coats and jackets are sold in season.

Other St. Vincent de Paul thrift shops are located at:

  • 21-60 Jericho Turnpike, Garden City Park, NY
  • 1705 Jericho Turnpike, Huntington, NY
  • 259 Broadway, Bethpage, NY
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Community Thrift Shop

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274 New York Avenue, Huntington

Staffed by volunteers from six local charities including Huntington Hospital and Planned Parenthood, this shop features household items, some designer clothing, and some items that still have their original price tags attached.

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The Salvation Army Thrift Shops

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The Salvation Army has multiple thrift shops in Long Island. They sell clothing, shoes, furniture, and household items.

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St. Mary's Episcopal Church - Nearly New Shop

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315 Lake Shore Road, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY

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Unitarian Church Thrift Shop

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22 West Merrick Road, Freeport, NY

This thrift store carries clothing for men, women, and children, shoes, housewares, more.

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St. Hyacinth Church

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319 Cedar Swamp Road, Glen Head, NY

This church offers clothing, books, and many other items.