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Running, Swapping and Listening

A mixed bag of a day but a nice one. I went along to my second Sligo ParkRun in my ‘new’ €1 charity shop athletics top – as if it would make a difference! 324 more words

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Fast Fashion Fat Profits

Fast Fashion: Implications of our thirst for new clothes

Fast fashion is a relatively new name for an industry that over the past 15 years has transformed our relationships to clothes. 609 more words

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SHE Clothes Swap

One of the amazing perks of being in SHE Choir Manchester is the clothes swaps. SHEs bring their pre-loved clothing, add it to a giant fabric pot, and on the mark (strictly no head starts!) we can drive in and grab anything else on offer. 104 more words

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September Events

Each month I hunt out the best veggie / vegan / sustainable events on Facebook and the wider web. Here are a few I have found for August. 534 more words

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Uppsala Clothes Swap

18th SEPTEMBER in Östra Ågatan 19

17.00 – 19.00

UPPSALA CLOTHES SWAP

Want something new, but don’t want to buy? Have something old or unused, but don’t want to waste? 7 more words

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Sustainable Fashion | Slowing Fast Fashion Down

GUEST WRITTEN BY BECCA COUGHLAN AND JENNY NICOLAS

The way that our society approaches clothing has changed drastically over the last 20-30 years. The days of the local shoemaker, dressmaker, milliner, and ‘Sunday Best’ have long been replaced by the buy-and-discard culture that came along with the phenomenon known as fast fashion, and the industry is now the second-most polluting in the world, after oil. 523 more words

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5 Reasons Why You Should Clothes Swap!

So recently, I’ve done a bit of clothes swapping. It hasn’t necessarily been swapping one item for another but more just seeing who may like some of the clothes I would normally be throwing away or giving to charity shops. 396 more words

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