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  1. 3 Advantages of Renting Clothes for Special Occasions

    Keeping up with the latest fashion trends can be difficult. There’s always some social event on the horizon that requires special attire. Splurging on the latest fashion every time there is a party or any other event can make it tough to manage a budget.   To make room for additional clothes, people often throw [read more…]

  2. How Are Clothing Trends Impacting The Climate?

    The fast-moving consumer trends within the fashion industry have had a major impact on the global climate. According to a study by Quantis called Measuring Fashion, the entire supply chain of the current apparel and footwear industry accounts for almost 8% of the entire world’s greenhouse gas emissions! From extracting the raw material to manufacturing [read more…]

  3. Recycling Old Toys

    Over 6o% of our trash is recyclable. This includes old toys that your children don’t play with anymore.   Here’s what you can do with them:   Make Puppets Old stuffed toys can be made into sock puppets by removing the stuffing.   The puppets can be used for creating characters that your child can [read more…]

  4. Why You Textile Waste Should Be Recycled

    According to a report by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), around 12.8 million tons of textile waste adds to the landfills every year.   Why This Is A Problem:   While decomposition of textile waste in landfills is not impossible, the process does release harmful greenhouse gases like methane into the air.   Greenhouse gases [read more…]

  5. Pro Tips for Cleaning Out Your Closet!

    According to a survey, an average woman in America has over 103 items of clothing in her closet. While that’s more than enough for any occasion that might come along unexpectedly, 22% of the items are considered un-wearable. Some clothes are not suitable for the current fashion trends while others are not the right size, [read more…]

  6. Myths About used clothing You Need to Stop Believing

    Did you know? 16 million tons of clothing waste is generated annually in the U.S out of which only 2 million is donated, others end up in trash!   The Demand Is High In America There may be a lot of homeless people in America but the amount of clothes that are thrown into trash [read more…]

  7. 3 Reasons to Put the Brakes on Fast Fashion

    Do you find yourself discarding old clothes once new styles are launched? You might be a victim of fast fashion! This practice refers to the global trend of disposing clothing designs and styles at an alarmingly fast pace to make way for new apparel.   Here’s why fast fashion needs to be stopped right now. [read more…]

  8. Brands On Board with Fashion Recycling

    Nearly 10.5 million tons of fabrics are discarded annually by the average American. This is usually collected and sent to landfills, where it takes several years for the clothes to decompose.   Realizing the environmental impacts fast fashion has had, quite a few brands have developed sustainable practices for their clothing lines. Let’s take a look [read more…]

  9. 5 Ways to Repurpose Used Clothing

    Do you have a bunch of perfectly good clothes you’re tired of wearing? Is your favorite tee in tethers, waiting to be discarded? We’ve got a few ideas for you to reuse your old clothes.   Make It into Something New Did you know that nearly 2.5 billion pounds of textiles are recycled each year? Now [read more…]

  10. Why You Should Donate Your Clothes

    Did you just clean out your closet? Have a carton full of old clothes lying around? Here’s why you should donate them. Reduces Textile Waste According to a survey, Americans throw away nearly 81 pounds of clothing each year. In fact, a study found that nearly 193, 000 tons of textile waste is generated annually in [read more…]