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Kingsway Location Opening

The news you have been waiting for! More Than A Fad is launching its SECOND location in the Kingsway neighbourhood on Wednesday, July 14th!  We are so excited to further our mission of spreading awareness and generating funds for the women walking through recovery at @adeararecovery Swing by either our Southside (6924-68 Ave ) or new Kingsway location (10131 Princess Elizabeth Ave ) during the opening week (July 14 - 21) to score one of our brand new canvas tote’s for $5.00 when you spend $50 or more. Come hang out and get to know our Kingsway team, and of course, find some thrifty items! Address: Kingsway - 10131 Princess Elizabeth Ave South Side - 6924 - 68 Ave Our...

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Come shop our dress boutique

Graduating? Getting married? Or have a formal event to attend?  Located on the second floor of our South-side store, is More Than A Fad's dress boutique filled with gowns, shoes and accessories for any event. You will be able to come and browse the boutique during regular store hours and try on dresses you're interested in.  Give the store a call (780-436-8662) or talk to the cashier at the front for any questions regarding the boutique.  Check out some of the dresses we have in the images below. *not featured are wedding dresses      

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Come Shop our Christmas Markets

We are SO excited to invite you to our Online Christmas Market happening  December 3-10 2020!  On our online store, which you can find here, you can shop all the local vendors in one spot from the comfort of your home. It's never been easier to support local businesses and entrepreneurs, while also supporting Adeara Recovery Centre.  WHAT IS THE CHRISTMAS MARKET? At More Than A Fad we are passionate about fostering community and supporting local entrepreneurs and businesses. Since our September market for our grand opening week was a huge success, we thought we would bring it back for Christmas! Since we were unable to go through with our in-person Christmas Market due to new COVID restrictions, we have instead...

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Christmas Tree Raffle & Silent Auction

In need of a Christmas tree, but don't want to spend a fortune on a tree and ornaments; or spend countless hours decorating one? Perhaps you know of a family in need of a tree this Christmas and don't have the means themselves to purchase one?  Raffle Trees Wherever you find yourself, More Than A Fad may have the solution for you. Until November 28th you can enter to win one of two fully decorated trees in store! Tickets cost $1.00 each or $5.00 for 6 tickets. 100% of the proceeds go towards Adeara Recovery Centre. Tickets can be purchased in store. Winners will be announced and contacted November 30th.   Silent Auction Tree If none of those tree's suit your liking...

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Sidetracked by Antiques

More Than A Fad Thrift Store is so much more than an ordinary thrift store. We are passionate about creating community, giving generously, and educating the public about addiction recovery in Edmonton.  Through highlighting other local businesses and entrepreneurs in our city, we hope to reciprocate the support they have shown us and foster a community that not only supports one another, but also does good for our neighbourhood.   Today, we are highlighting Lorena Franchuk from Sidetracked by Antiques. Lorena has been a part of our community since the store was known as Treats n' Treasures, and has continued to shop with us after the transition to More Than A Fad. To get in contact with Lorena or learn more about...

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