There’s no wondering why Revivals has won the Best Thrift Store award from no less than four different local competitions: The Desert Sun’s “Best of the Valley” contest, the “Ultimate Pride” match, CV Independent’s Best of Coachella Valley race, and Palm Springs Life’s friendly “Best of the Best” battle. The resale store chain’s broad swath of generous donors guarantees a steady supply of stellar merch, 100% of its profits (some $1 million annually) goes to supporting a charitable organization, and that organization is our community’s nationally recognized and locally beloved Desert AIDS Project. But a victory in the Best New Furniture Store category?
Yes, you read me right. New. Selling never-used items such as bedding is old hat, so to speak, for the 25-year-old retailer. It’s been doing it for more than a decade and a half. But five years ago, the decision was made to get into the new home décor business, and boy, did that idea take off and fly! The venture’s success has been so thundering that what is a wonder is why Revivals is still the only thrift shop in America to feature its own brand of new furniture, lighting, rugs, and accessories. READ MORE