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Fan Girl Friday June 11th

Upcycling – why & where to find it The answer to fast fashion has an interesting history, and can be found on marketplaces in Europe. (For those of you on the state-side, stay tuned for where to find it locally). Our 60-second visual newsletter drops every Friday, please share : ) Look Meet Revibe, new … read more

Fan Girl Friday June 4th

Instead of throwing away old clothes, dye them! Upcycling includes dyeing clothes that are no longer used. Try it out this weekend – learn different ways to dye below! Our 60-second visual newsletter drops every Friday, please share : ) Look Our new featured designer, Edyta Halon of I Wander Through, dyes secondhand clothes using plants and … read more

Fan Girl Friday May 28th

A fashion CEO is now the richest man in the world Yet, of the the 1 in 6 people who work in fashion globally, less than 2% earn a living wage. Upcycling’s focus on slow fashion and fair labor helps combat this inequality. Drops every Friday, please share : ) Look Bernard Arnault, LVMH’s CEO, … read more

Fan Girl Friday May 21st

Why should we upcycle? Look at the tag on anything you’re wearing right now,then google how long that textile/material takes to decompose. Drops every Friday, please share : ) Look What is Upcycled Fashion – WHY? Listen Goods & Services specializes in custom shoe repair and 100% handmade shoes using traditional shoe making techniques. By … read more

Fan Girl Friday May 14th

Look What is Upcycled Fashion? Listen The fashion industry is one of the most polluting industries in the world and Americans send millions of tons of clothing to landfills every year. In this episode, EcoSense explores alternatives to fast and cheap fashion that look really good on the planet. (Click below to watch) Read First … read more

Fangirl Friday

This week we loved…

@ellerali 👑

@upcycledesignschool on @clubhouse 👋

@voguebusiness talking about Upcycling!

@eco.lifechallenge 🔥

How Did We Get Here?

When and how did we all start treating clothing like a disposable good? To sum it up: Industrialization, Copy-cat Culture, and Outsourcing.

Upcycling is…

Upcycling is more than reuse (discarded objects or material) in such a way as to create a product of higher quality or value than the original. Find out here.

Fighting Social Injustice with Online Shopping

Instead of feeling overwhelmed by all the social injustices happening around us, use this opportunity to make changes. As the theme is “A Call for Social Justice in the Digital Economy” here are some tips on how to fight social injustice through your online shopping habits.

How To: 4 Ways to Personalize Your Striped Tee

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