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High-end consignment shops draw frugal shoppers

High-end consignment shops draw frugal shoppers

Nancy Kline learned all about retail during a three-decade career at South Moon Under, the trendy boutique chain where, she jokes, she held just about every job except president. Now, she and daughter Emily Schramm, who also worked at South Moon Under, are bringing their retail know-how to a new venture that will focus on cheap — their word — but high-end designer fashion. The pair is set to open Uptown Cheapskate, a 4,000-square-foot consignment store in Timonium, on Tuesday. They opened another location of the consignment store franchise in Salisbury last year. Uptown Cheapskate's opening comes as the resale business, which includes consignment and thrift shops, is...