Resources for Other Recycling

Below is a list of various repair and 2nd hand shops in the Charlotte Area:

REPAIR

  • iBreakIFix
    • this is a company that repairs phones, laptops, and game consoles. Might be an interest for some of the students on campus.

 

  • GREAT web resource
  • iFixit is the free repair manual that you can edit.
  • Fixing the world, one piece of hardware at a time.

USED

Charlotte's Best Thrift Stores Thrift and Second Hand Stores in Charlotte, NC

Thrift and Second Hand stores in Charlotte, North Carolina and surrounding areas.

  1. Value Village
    1. 2917 Freedom Drive
      Charlotte
      704-393-3492
    2. 4451 Central Avenue
      Charlotte
      704-568-8896
    3. 6300 South Blvd # 300
      Charlotte
      704-295-1468

2. Community Thrift Store
3016 Freedom Dr. Charlotte, NC - 704-393-3117

3. Salvation Army
1023 Central Avenue
Charlotte
704-332-1171

11328 E Independence Blvd
Matthews , NC
704-814-7031

www.salvationarmy.org  
www.salvationarmyusa.org

4. Goodwill

2515 Plantation Center Dr
Matthews, NC
704-814-7477

1909 Sardis Rd N
Charlotte, NC
704-841-8600

9305 Albemarle Rd
Charlotte, NC
704-567-9474

1725 Harris Houston Rd
Charlotte, NC
704-595-9611

12716 S Tryon St
Charlotte, NC
704-587-6183

10118 Johnston Rd
Charlotte, NC
704-341-0165

2901 Freedom Dr # A
Charlotte
704-394-6017

6607 South Blvd
Charlotte, NC
704-552-2878

3710 W Wt Harris Blvd
Charlotte, NC
704-597-1776

www.goodwill.org

5. Habitat For Humanity

3326 Wilkinson Blvd
Charlotte, NC
704-395-9456

1133 N Wendover Rd
Charlotte, NC
704-716-7044
"www.charlotterestore.org

6. Once Upon A Child

8700 Pineville Matthews Rd
Suite #850
Charlotte, NC
704-541-5144
www.onceuponachild.com

7. Kid to Kid

4211 Park Rd
Charlotte, NC
704-525-7500

8.  Matthews Help Center

119 N. Ames St. Matthews, NC 28105
704-847-8383
www.matthewshelpcenter.org

This quaint thrift shop offers a range of things from clothes of all sizes to kitchen appliances. Not only are the prices very reasonable but, better yet, this volunteer run thrift boutique gives their proceeds to “help ease local poverty.”

9. Plato’s Closet

Plato’s Closet
9630-J University City Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28213
704-717-2972
9623 E Independence Blvd., Matthews, NC 28105
704-844-6744
www.platoscloset.com

10. Consignment 1st

11416 “D” Independence Blvd., Matthews, NC 28105
704-847-2620
www.consignment1st.com

This consignment store specializes in upscale furniture, home décor and collectibles. Consignment 1st’s professional atmosphere and items in excellent condition result in a marriage of easy shopping and affordable prices.

11. Karrousel Kids

120 E Charles St., Matthews, NC 28105
704-847-4300
Just a few minutes from Charlotte, this hidden treasure located in the heart of downtown Matthews is a gold mine for discounted children’s clothing and accessories. Karrousel Kids has a unique consignment system that allows prices to be some of the lowest in the Charlotte area. From newborn to maternity clothing, toys, shoes and specialty retail boutique items, this store has a lot to offer.

 

12. Classic Attic

4301-C Park Rd., Charlotte, NC 28209
704-521-3750
www.classicattic.biz

On top of selling antiques and furniture, this shop has the entire market on secondhand custom draperies, bedspreads and pillows in Charlotte. With convenient shopping located on their website, a 24-hour return policy and a “Wish List” service (notifying you when an item you are looking for comes into the store), Classic Attic is one of the most customer friendly stores.

          13. J.T. Posh

2400 Park Rd., Suite 2-A, Charlotte, NC 28203
704-375-1334
www.jtposh.com

This consignment store, located in Dilworth, carries consigned couture clothing and accessories for women. J.T. Posh’s secondhand items are in excellent condition. In addition to consigned clothing, they are well known their new, affordable gifts.

           14. Revolve – Upscale Men’s Consignment

1222 East Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28203
704-817-7845
www.revolvecharlotte.com

This consignment store specializes in high-end designer clothes for men. From Rock & Republic jeans to Banana Republic boots, this store offers men the most fashionable clothing at a fraction of the original price

  15. South End Exchange

1616 Camden Rd., Charlotte, NC 28203
704-353-4600
www.southendexchange.com

Located in Charlotte’s historic South End, this exchange shop holds designer home furnishings, lighting, rugs, china and crystal. They also feature art from local and regional artists. Their website states that they feature things “from unusual to the ordinary, from the 18th century to today,” making South End Exchange a place for everyone to find something.

 

Places for used book store near Charlotte, NC

 

www.thelastwordcharlotte.com/

  • 230 East W T Harris Boulevard, Charlotte
  • 704-966-9673

 

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10110 Johnston Road #5, Charlotte
704-544-8006

www.juliascafe.org/

 

1133 North Wendover Road, Charlotte
704-295-4585

 

www.cpcc-central.bkstr.com/

 

1112 Charlottetowne Avenue, Charlotte
704-330-6649

 

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1306 The Plaza, Charlotte
704-344-8611

www.prbookshoppe.com/

 

135 Brevard Court, Charlotte
704-271-4644

 

uncc.graysbooks.com/books

 

9430 University City Boulevard, Charlotte
704-548-8100

Best Vintage Clothing Shops In Charlotte

 

Kitsch-y-Cool Vintage Clothing

4450 South Blvd.
Charlotte, N.C. 28209
704-529-6369
www.kitschycoolvintage.com

Who has time to search the country for cool clothing? The folks at Kitsch-y-Cool Vintage Clothing, that’s who. They’ve done all the footwork, so you don’t have to. Conveniently located inside the Sleepy Poet Antique Mall, Kitsch-y-Cool carries clothing for both men and women, plus accessories and even a collection of vintage sewing patterns. Why follow the crowd when you can clothe yourself in fine-quality clothing that’s both unique and hiphttp://images.intellitxt.com/ast/adTypes/icon1.png? Hours: 10:00 AM. to 6:00 PM, Monday through Thursday; 10:00 AM. to 8:00 PM, Friday and Saturday; noon to 6:00 PM, Sunday.

 

Hong Kong Vintage & Recycled

1514 Central Ave.
Charlotte, N.C. 28205
704-334-0538
www.hongkongvintage.com

If it’s trendyhttp://images.intellitxt.com/ast/adTypes/icon1.png, it must be Hong Kong Vintage & Recycled. Here you’ll find everything from 1940s chic to one-of-a-kind handbags and accessories. Looking for something for your home? Look no further. Shop online (including an eBay store) or in person; either way, you’re sure to be blown away by the wide selection of vintage clothing, accessories and housewares. The store is always updating its stock, so make sure you sign up for the mailing list to stay abreast of what’s hot and new. Hours: 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM, Monday through Saturday; 1 to 6:00 PM, Sunday.

 

At Rat's Nest, you'll find cool clothes and a space to socialize. (Credit: myspace.com/theratsnestkicksass)

The Rat’s Nest

442 E. 36th St.
Charlotte, N.C. 28205
704-371-3599
www.myspace.com/theratsnestkicksass

Never wear something boring again. At The Rat’s Nest, located in Charlotte’s artsy NoDa district, you can take your wardrobe and kick it into high gear. As a bonus, if you’re 21 or older, they just might offer you a Pabst Blue Ribbon to savor while you shop. Affordable priceshttp://images.intellitxt.com/ast/adTypes/icon1.png in a fun, funky, eclectic atmosphere make the Rat’s Nest one of the best vintage clothing shops in Charlotte. Shop from their huge cowboy boot collection, or pick up something from their retro T-shirt designs. Whatever your whim or taste, you will most likely satisfy either one at The Rat’s Nest. Hours: Noon to 8:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday.

 

Kitsch-y-Cool Vintage

kitschycoolvintage.com/

 

4450 South Boulevard, Charlotte
704-529-6369

 

  1. Carolina Value Village

www.carolinavaluevillage.com/

 

2917 Freedom Drive, Charlotte
704-393-3492

 

  1. Hong Kong Vintage

www.hongkongvintage.com/

1514 Central Avenue, Charlotte
704-334-0538

 
  1. Sleepy Poet Antique Mall

sleepypoetstuff.com/

 

4450 South Boulevard, Charlotte
704-529-6369

 

  1. Buffalo Exchange

www.buffaloexchange.com/

 

1521 Central Avenue, Charlotte
704-372-2300

 

  1. American Apparel

 

 

1504 Camden Road #300, Charlotte
704-342-6040

 

  1. International Collectibles and Antiques Shows

www.icashows.com/

 

7100 Statesville Road, Charlotte
704-714-7909

 

Places for used cd stores near Charlotte, NC

Manifest

www.manifestdisc.com/

 

6239 South Boulevard, Charlotte
704-552-8448

 

  1. Lunchbox Records

www.lunchboxrecords.com/

1419 Central Avenue, Charlotte
704-331-0788

 

  1. The Last Word

www.thelastwordcharlotte.com/

 

230 East W T Harris Boulevard, Charlotte
704-966-9673

 

  1. CD Warehouse

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601 South Kings Drive, Charlotte
704-333-3472

Places for used record stores near Charlotte, NC

 

Lunchbox Records | Charlotte, NC

www.lunchboxrecords.com/

 

1419 Central Avenue, Charlotte
704-331-0788

 

 

  1. Sleepy Poet Antique Mall

sleepypoetstuff.com/

4450 South Boulevard, Charlotte
704-529-6369

 
  1. Manifest of Charlotte

www.manifestdisc.com/

 

6239 South Boulevard, Charlotte
704-552-8448

 

  1. CD Warehouse

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601 South Kings Drive, Charlotte
704-333-3472

Places for used musical instruments near Charlotte, NC

 

Howren Music

www.howrenmusic.net/

 

4209 Park Road, Charlotte
704-525-5073

 

  1. Sam Ash Music Stores

www.samashmusic.com/

5533 Westpark Drive, Charlotte
704-522-9253

insiderpages.com

 

  1. Guitar Center

 

 

8813 JW Clay Boulevard, Charlotte
704-547-1613

 

  1. Lunchbox Records

www.lunchboxrecords.com/

 

1419 Central Avenue, Charlotte
704-331-0788

 
  1. Music & Arts™

www.musicarts.com/

 

9015 J M Keynes Drive, Charlotte
704-547-1616

insiderpages.com

 
  1. Best Buy

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10221 Perimeter Parkway, Charlotte
704-598-0172

 

  1. J L Smith & Co

www.jlsmithco.com/

 

901 Blairhill Road, Charlotte
704-521-1088

used cameras charlotte nc

 

Biggs Camera | Home

biggscamera.com/

Biggs Camera.

 

805 South Kings Drive, Charlotte, NC 28204
704-347-3501