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Today’s Solutions: July 17, 2024

True green fashion means just

True green fashion means just using less

Clothing rental and exchange companies certainly have their time and place; for example, if you need a dress for a special occasion or if your kids are growing out of their clothes faster than you can buy new ones. However, a new study published in Environmental Research Letters reminds us that Read More...

Patagonia is now selling used

Patagonia is now selling used clothing right beside the new stuff

Outdoor clothing brand Patagonia has long promoted the idea of purchasing secondhand clothing whenever you can. Through the company’s Worn Wear program, customers have been able to shop for used items or sell their old goods for cash on a separate website from This past Black Read More...

Follow these 7 tips to become

Follow these 7 tips to become an expert thrift shopper

Thrift shopping is a stylish and effective way to reduce the impact that fashion has on the planet. It’s also trendy at the moment, which means there’s a whole array of different thrift shops and websites offering second-hand clothing for you to explore. Before you go hunting for second-hand Read More...