Sustainable Style Blog — Second Hand Clothes

The Fluid Wardrobe – how to build the ultimate sustainable wardrobe you love

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The Fluid Wardrobe – how to build the ultimate sustainable wardrobe you love
How can we work towards a more environmentally friendly wardrobe without having to resort to a beetroot tie-dyed dress made from sack cloth?  How can we build a wardrobe we feel good about but also want to wear?  In this blog, I'll be taking you through the concept of a fluid wardrobe and sharing my tips on how to create one for yourself.

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Secondhand Style - Using Preloved Clothes To Create Outfits

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Secondhand Style - Using Preloved Clothes To Create Outfits

A beautiful embroidered Monsoon skirt does not an outfit make.  Not without a few raised eyebrows anyway.  So in our latest blog I demonstrate a few outfits created from preloved clothing from our dress agency, and show how different outfits can be used to different effect depending on your colouring and body type.

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Style me in seconds - How we used secondhand clothes for a fashion photo shoot

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Style me in seconds - How we used secondhand clothes for a fashion photo shoot
We challenged ourselves to create a fashion photo shoot from preloved clothing that relied on things from charity shops, our dress agency and borrows to create outfits that were magazine worthy.

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Green is the new black - why secondhand clothes are in fashion

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Green is the new black - why secondhand clothes are in fashion
There is a welcome trend emerging – more and more people are turning to secondhand clothes as a way to bring new things into their wardrobe. With the rise of online preloved stores, what’s fuelling our new love affair with secondhand fashion?  In this blog, we explore the trend to buy preloved clothing and look at why the move is so good for consumers.

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No New Clothes For A Year? Here's five tips you need from the outset

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No New Clothes For A Year?  Here's five tips you need from the outset
January is the time of year when we think about our goals and commitments for the year ahead, and for many people this year, one of their goals is to buy less clothing.  If that's you too, here's five things to consider before you start.

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