Shopping Made in USA on eBay

I’m committed to finding and purchasing American made products, but I love thrift shopping as well. Finding something at a great price at the thrift store is exciting; checking the label and finding out it was made in USA is exhilarating. Buying used goods is environmentally friendly, recycling products that would otherwise been relegated to the landfill. And thrift shopping can be an excellent way to buy products made in America on a budget.

shopping Made in USA on Ebay

I recently began pursuing eBay and have been impressed with the quantity of American made goods available. A simple “made in USA” query search brings up a decent selection of men’s apparel and workwear. I have found the best way to find something made in USA is to begin by searching for American made brands. This is especially useful for clothing, as you may have favorite brands that you are familiar with the sizing.  Read more…

The Power of Social Media in Reshaping Brand Production

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The following is a look at the amplified influence of the consumer using the power of social media. Lexie from Indie Source, a manufacturer and marketer of American made clothing, has proposed an exercise for us to grab the attention of major apparel … Read more...

Relax in Style with these 5 USA Made Adirondack Chairs

. Uwharrie Original Pine Adjustable Adirondack Chaise Lounge from Home and Patio Décor Center

Relax in style and support American businesses this summer! We pulled together a collection of five incredibly awesome Adirondack chairs, a chair with US history dating all the way back to 1903.  You’re bound to make your neighbors jealous with one … Read more...

Backpacks Made in USA: Back to School Guide

Backpacks made in USA Back to School Guide

Back to school shopping can be a challenging time for the conscious consumer looking for products safe, ethically made, eco-friendly products made in USA. Kids are heavily influenced by advertisements for products. Fortunately there are many fun and … Read more...

Time for a Made in USA Watch

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American manufacturing revolutionized watchmaking during the 1800s and early 1900s. Watches were previously made one at a time in England and Switzerland, a system that could not meet the demand. Manufacturers in the US improved the efficiency of … Read more...

Giveaway: Indie Gift Box

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A special part of embracing the made in America movement is discovering the handmade goods of local artisans. A handmade item is the product of the time, talent, and energy of an artist creating something they love. Handcrafted goods support local … Read more...

Steam Horse Dry Goods: American Made Workwear

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The United States was built on the hard work of American laborers and craftsmen. Pride in the contributions of American workers was the inspiration for Steam Horse Dry Goods. Featuring rugged workwear, tools, and accessories, the company celebrates … Read more...