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What Is Fast Fashion?

Clothing that is inexpensive and rapidly mass-produced and marketed is fast fashion. Think Forever 21, H&M, Old Navy, and Zara, to name a few. Zara isn’t exactly “inexpensive,” so people are often surprised to learn they are as “fast fashion” as the others. Because fast fashion is made so, well, fast, it is generally less sustainable and lower quality. This …

Holey, Holey, Holey

Have you ever been in that purging your closet mode, making piles of “KEEP” and “DONATE,” and you run across that Van Halen Tee you got in ’89 and realize it has more holes than a Swiss cheese factory? You stand there, holding the tee tightly to your chest, knowing you must give it up – but should you donate …