Making clothes last longer is the first step towards a responsible and sustainable wardrobe, for eco-conscious fashion lovers. It saves us time and money and reduces our consumption, which helps to limit our carbon footprint. There are a lot of things we can do to keep our precious designer pieces looking new and fresh. Use these great tips in our ultimate guide to make your clothes last longer.
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If you had to choose between a $300 jacket to last you several seasons...
If you're afraid of spring cleaning, you're not doing it right.
Spring cleaning could be more about finding cash at home, and less of a chore -it's all about your perspective!
Yes, you could score some change in the cushions— but this is bigger than that. Use these tips to cash in your clutter:
Phase 1: Begin by putting everything in your closet where you can see all of it.
Map out some time in your schedule; a weekend or an evening would be most convenient. Cleaning your closet can...
Named after English actress and singer Jane Birkin, Birkins are a line of handmade-in-leather tote bags by the French luxury goods maker, Hermès.
In 1983, Jean-Louis Dumas, Chief Executive of Hermès, sat next to Jane Birkin on a flight from Paris to London. Birkin had just put her straw traveling bag in the compartment above her seat, but the contents dropped to the ground, leaving her scrambling to replace them.
Dumas was immediately inspired to make a purposeful bag suitable for modern women and...
If you’re looking to purchase luxury items from second hand or third party vendors, it’s important to be able to verify for yourself that these items are real. Nobody wants to pay the price of the a real luxury item, for a fake one. Of all the luxury fashion dupes, handbags can be the most convincing, so you have to stay alert!
Say you’ve had your eye on a particular handbag; this short but very useful guide will show you how to choose the real thing. Spot a fake designer bag with these tips:
With the beginning of a new year, or even a new decade comes the urge to restore and reorder one's life, and one's wardrobe. Are you really making the most of the clothes and accessories you already have?
Are you guilty of hanging on to something you're probably never going to wear again for the wrong reasons? Overhauling your wardrobe is good for the soul, and also good for the environment.
Of course, it goes without saying that you shouldn't just throw away your old clothes; Donate to charity or contribute to the circular...