Feb. 19, 2019

SUFB 705: Second hand Clothing For The Ocean

SUFB 705: Second hand Clothing For The Ocean

There is an increase in the number of people who are buying and/or exchanging 2nd hand clothing. . The method of the message is catching on. Sales in 2nd hand stores in some stores grew 30% over the last year.  So why don't we wear more 2nd hand...


There is an increase in the number of people who are buying and/or exchanging 2nd hand clothing. A recent article in the Guardian highlighted a few women who buy, alter and sell used clothing to spread the awareness that we need more sustainability in the fashion industry. The method of the message is catching on. Sales in 2nd hand stores in some stores grew 30% over the last year. 

So why don't we wear more 2nd hand clothing? I for one don't. I will tell you why I don't and what I will do to change my ways to try and live for a better ocean.

Would you consider wearing 2nd hand clothing? Share your thoughts in the Facebook Group: http://www.speakupforblue.com/group.

Want to get started on living for a better Ocean? Sign up for the Grove Collaborative and get a free gift: http://www.speakupforblue.com/goocean