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The Ultimate Guide to Vintage Clothing in Kelowna

Heather Hazzi
Jan 20 9 minutes read

Ultimate Guide to Vintage Clothes, Second Hand Stores & Thrift Stores in Kelowna, BC

With a new decade underway,

time for bargain hunting, thrifting, and retro clothing is upon us.  

Not only is thrift shopping guilt-free and easy on the wallet, it also supports our local economy over “fast fashion”, reduces landfill waste, and – believe it or not – is super trendy. 

From high-end, curated vintage clothing to 50-cent deals and Christmas gifts, Kelowna has an expansive second-hand clothing market. This ultimate guide shows you the very best second hand stores and vintage shops in Kelowna to find your next perfect outfit - and at a bargain.

Kelowna Vintage Clothing Stores | 2023 Thrift Stores, 2nd Hand, Used Clothing Stores & Charity Clothes Shops

Kelowna boasts is home to a number of well-curated vintage stores that specialize in timeless styles from days gone by, supported by the endless cycle of fashion comebacks.

We’re all waiting for those shoulder pads to make a reappearance.

A model posing for Stone Fox Clothing Collective
Photo credit: Stone Fox Clothing Facebook

Stone Fox Clothing Collective | Vintage Clothing Store

Located in the heart of downtown Kelowna, next to Underground Music & Records, Stone Fox is the place to be for modern vintage clothes.  If you’re looking to buy or sell items on consignment in Kelowna, the staff here are equally charming and helpful.

Their extensive apparel collection from the 1920s to the present is sure to provide you with that perfect outfit.  Formerly known as Georgie Girl Vintage, Stone Fox is primarily women’s wear, emphasizing sustainability at every turn.  

Stone Fox Clothing is open for thrift shopping from 10am - 6pm Monday to Friday, 10am - 5:30pm on Saturdays and 11am - 5pm on Sundays.

1331 Ellis St, Kelowna, BC V1Y 1Z9

(250) 860-0307

Stone Fox Vintage Instagram

Stone Fox Clothing Facebook

frock & fellow storefront clothing display
Photo credit: frock & fellow

frock & fellow

Downtown Kelowna’s frock & fellow is a one stop shop for one-of-a-kind vintage clothing items, shoes, and accessories.  The store’s collection is carefully curated and their stock rotates on a regular basis so the latest and greatest of their consignment goods are displayed at all times. 

The staff are professional and friendly, and the environment in the store feels more like a designer shop than a second-hand store.  frock & fellow is open from 10am to 6pm Monday to Saturday and 11am to 5pm on Sunday.

441 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6N8

(250) 763-6645

Lost Together

Lost Together is a true vintage clothing store with a finely selected collection of pieces from the early 20th century to the present.  The shop places emphasis on fashion as an art form and the importance of sustainability.  Their Instagram account, @_losttogether, is consistently updated with models wearing their latest additions to the collection, and their wares are available through their online shop.  At Lost Together, every top or pair of jeans is unique, and every outfit is a piece of art.  

Lost Together is open from 10am - 6pm Monday to Friday, 10am - 5pm on Saturdays and 11am - 5pm on Sundays.

301 BC-33 #42, Kelowna, BC V1X 1X8

(778) 753-7444

Non-profit Kelowna Thrift Stores

The following Kelowna Thrift stores donate all of their profits back to our community.

Kelowna Women's Shelter Thrift Store

A noble cause for your shopping dollars, the Kelowna Women’s Shelter Thrift Store gives 100% of their profits back to the women’s shelter.  They’re located in Kelowna’s industrial North End, offering unbelievable deals on gently-used clothing and household items. As if that wasn’t enough, they offer everything at half price on the first Monday of every month.

The Kelowna Women’s Shelter Thrift Store is open from 10am - 4:30pm Monday to Saturday.

6-368 Industrial Ave, Kelowna, BC V1Y 1Z4

(250) 762-8561

Share Thrift Store

Also, the S.H.A.R.E. society thrift store is a non-denominational, non-profit community establishment that uses all of their profits to fund their in-house charity programs for Kelowna’s homeless population and those without the necessary experience or skills to find full-time employment. Find unique clothing items and decor and do some good for the community at the same time. 

S.H.A.R.E is located in the heart of Kelowna’s industrial district and is open from 9:30am - 4:30pm Monday to Saturday.

581 Gaston Ave, Kelowna, BC V1Y 7E6

(250) 763-8117

Mission Thrift Store Kelowna

Mission Thrift Store is another local favourite for getting those sweet deals on used clothing and household items.  Mission Thrift is a non-profit, volunteer driven organization, with their proceeds funding literacy programs and supporting communities worldwide.  Every day of the week, Mission Thrift Store has some kind of extra added bargain on their vintage clothing, books and houseware stock.

Mission Thrift Store is open Monday to Friday, 10am - 5pm, or Saturdays from 10am - 4pm.

1889 Springfield Rd Unit 120, Kelowna, BC V1Y 5V5

(250) 860-4791

Rutland Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Store

The Rutland Hospital Auxiliary is a beloved local thrift store with an ever-changing stock of fantastic pre-owned clothing, furniture, books and decor.  Part of the KGH foundation, their profits are donated towards the purchase of the most advanced medical equipment for our local hospital.  

The Rutland Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Store is open from Tuesday to Saturday, 9am - 4pm.

140 Dougall Rd N, Kelowna, BC V1X 3K5

(250) 765-2859

Kelowna Consignment Shops

The following consignment shops sell clothing on behalf of their original owners in exchange for a small fee.  Consignment is a fun and innovative way to stay involved with the sale of your old clothing and a profitable, sustainable alternative to those pieces ending up in the landfill.

Rosebuds Designer Consignment fashion models

Rosebuds Designer Consignment

Rosebuds is a high-end designer consignment store for the most discerning of stylists.  They only accept brand-name consignment, ensuring that the selection is packed with recognizable, quality second-hand clothing.  Locally-owned and operated, Rosebuds primarily specializes in women’s fashion - and also features a men’s apparel collection.  

Rosebuds is open from 9:30am - 5:30pm Monday to Friday, 10am - 5pm on Saturdays and 12pm - 4pm on Sundays.

1855 Kirschner Rd, Kelowna, BC V1Y 4N7

(250) 861-1911

Jen’s 14+ Consignment

Jen’s is a high-end Kelowna consignment store focusing on plus size fashion.  With a fine selection of brand-name pieces and beautiful accessories, Jen’s’ stock is constantly rotating and there’s always something new.  They also accept jewelry on consignment, making it a definite must-stop.  

Jen’s is right around the corner from Mission Thrift Store, open from 10am - 6pm weekdays, 10am - 5pm Saturdays and 12pm - 4pm on Sundays.

1889 Springfield Rd #130, Kelowna, BC V1Y 5V5

(778) 484-5070