Category: Clothing

Houston nonprofit that’s upcycling textiles and clothing opens new store

Magpies & Peacocks, the nation’s only nonprofit design house that collects and reuses post consumer textiles, clothing, and accessories, opens their first permanent retail space in Houston on Saturday, June 1. The Co:Lab Marketplace will be located inside the organization’s current warehouse space in Houston’s East…

Is buying vintage clothing the most eco way to shop?

Could buying vintage be the antidote to fast fashion? Photograph: Guardian Design/Getty Images/Asos Marketplace/Beyond Retro/Rex Features Like it or loathe it, when Kim Kardashian wears something, people take notice. With the reality TV star wearing secondhand Azzedine Alaïa to Paris fashion week, secondhand Jean Paul Gaultier…

Clothing drive set for May 4 in North Brunswick

The North Brunswick Township High School Parent Teacher Student Organization will hold a used clothing drive from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on May 4 on the patio outside the auditorium of the school, 98 Raider Road, North Brunswick. Rain or shine. Clothing, shoes, pocketbooks, belts,…

Festival Clothing that Stands Out in the Crowd: 12 Must-Have Styles

As soon as your book your music festival ticket, you’ve got to start planning your outfits. Festival clothing stands out from your everyday wardrobe, and one-of-a-kind looks that stand out are what festival fashion is all about. This season, you’ll see music festival outfits inspired by…

Cara clothing drive: Donate your gently-used professional attire

CHICAGO (WLS) — Cara has helped people affected by poverty land quality jobs since the 1990s. From now until the end of March, you can donate your gently-used professional attire to Cara’s annual clothing drive. Drop your gently used business attire at all 34 CD One…

Suspect says piece of clothing got 11-year-old pregnant

NISKAYUNA, N.Y. A 33-year-old man accused of raping and impregnating an 11-year-old girl claims it happened due to a piece of cloth. Robert Cronin, of New York, pleaded not guilty to predatory sexual assault against a child on Wednesday. That same day, he toldWTEN that the child became…

5 Made-to-Measure Clothing Companies to Try in 2019

Finding clothing that *actually* fits you is no easy feat. Your favorite leather jacket is just a tad too tight, your staple booties are slightly too narrow, and even the vintage jeans of your dreams give you a slight dreadful camel toe. Tailors can be helpful when it comes to size…