Al Hoff is a zinester from Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Al Hoff is best known for her zine Thrift Score, subtitled, "the zine about the fun of too much thrifting", which was the ongoing chronicle of Al Hoff‘s adventures in thrift stores, including her experiences with other shoppers as well as descriptions of popular thrift store items and tips on second hand shopping. Thrift Score was published from 1994 till 1998.
In 1997, Hoff published the book Thrift Score: The Stuff, The Method, The Madness!
- Thrift Score: The Stuff, The Method, The Madness! (HarperCollins, ISBN 0060952091) 1997