Friday, April 24, 2009

Housing Works opening party

Housing Works Thrift Shops is opening a new location at 130 Crosby St in Soho! Join on Saturday, April 25 for an all-day Grand Opening party from 10am to 7pm. The party will feature a DJ, refreshments from The Works Catering, Housing Works T-shirts (with purchase), as well as dozens of the clothing and furniture finds for which Housing Works Thrift Shops are famous.

Some of what we’re saving for the Grand Opening event:

Dior fabric bean bags, $50 each

Ostrich leather couch, $500

Marc Jacobs denim zip jacket, $70

Diane von Furstenberg dress, $90

Marni leather purse, $150

Vivienne Westwood stilettos, $110

Moschino platform pumps, $100

Etro men’s dress shirt, $65

Prada men’s sharkskin pants, $80

The Soho Thrift Shop is already accepting housewares and clothing donations at Housing Works’ popular Housing Works Bookstore CafĂ© next door at 126 Crosby St. Donations are the backbone of Housing Works Thrift Shops, so all New Yorkers are strongly encouraged to donate items at any location.