Bargain hunters, this is for you. Here’s a big list of thrift stores, consignment stores, used book and record stores, antique and vintage shops in the Charlotte area. There can be a fine line between a thrift store and a vintage store. We’ve used our judgment. This not a comprehensive list. There are certainly many more out there. Please do feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know what we’ve missed. We’ll add them as time permits. Please be patient. Also, please make sure to include the URL of the store’s website. Make sure to subscribe to Charlotte on the Cheap so you don’t miss any deals.
Assistance League Thrift Shop
3405 S. Tryon St., Charlotte
Gently used furniture, clothes, books, toys, jewelry, household items, electronics, computers, shoes, sports equipment, and baby items
Carolina Value Village South Blvd
6300 South Blvd, Charlotte
Carolina Value Village Independence Boulevard
5700 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte
Carolina Value Village Mooresville
219 A E Plaza Dr, Mooresville NC
Community Thrift Store
3016 Freedom Dr, Charlotte
CVAN’s Cool Used Stuff
543 Concord Parkway N, Concord
Clothes, household/housewares, accessories, books, DVDs, CDs, and linens. Profits go towards supporting battered women and their children
20 other Goodwill stores are part of Goodwill Industries Southern Piedmont Locations outside Meck. County include Concord, Gastonia, Lancaster, Monroe, Rock Hill, Shelby, Weddington.
The Grid (Part of Goodwill Industries)
9605 N Tryon St, Charlotte
Refurbished, donated, and new computers, electronics, games, gaming systems, TVs, printers, cords, peripherals, audio components, etc
Great Things Resale Boutique
1914 Beatties Ford Rd
Owned and operated by The Friendship Community Development Corporation. All proceeds from donations and shopping at our store benefit our sister program, My Sisters House Transitional Living Program, a home for homeless women. Great Things specializes in designer clothing for women and men and home decor items in a boutique atmosphere.
Habitat for Humanity Wendover ReStore
1133 N Wendover Rd, Charlotte
Furniture, cabinets, building materials, lighting, décor, plumbing, doors, windows, etc, and Julia’s Café and Books, coffee shop and used book store
4035 South Blvd, Charlotte
Thrift store, upholstery shop, and snack shop on site. Carries vintage and used clothing, appliances, used furniture, electronics, home products, etc
Salvation Army Family Store Central Ave
1011 Central Ave, Charlotte
Thrift stores with gently used clothing and household items, with profits going towards homeless shelters, disaster relief, and humanitarian aid
Second Chance of Charlotte
521 Pitts School Rd NW, #C, Concord NC
Used furniture store offering gently used furniture and some home decor items at reasonable prices. Sales directly benefit Project 658, a Charlotte charity focused on serving at-risk families in Charlotte, especially in the refugee community.
Divine Consign – The Fountains Shopping Center
The Fountains Shopping Center, 8145 Ardrey Kell Rd, Ste 101, Charlotte
Clothing for women, juniors, and maternity, as well as home furnishings and furniture
Kid to Kid – Arboretum
3407 Pineville-Matthews Rd
Mommy and Me Kids Consignment
8129 Ardrey Kell Rd, Suite 103
Brand-name clothing, décor, gear and toys for ages infant to tween; maternity clothing.
Once Upon a Child – Charlotte
8700 Pineville-Matthews Rd
National company selling used clothing, footwear, toys and gear for kids from preemies to youth size 20. Pays cash on the spot.
2743 W Sugar Creek Rd, Charlotte
Vintage store in Derita
Used Book Stores