A new piece in your closet doesn’t necessarily have to be brand new. In fact, aren’t those surprise finds the best kind? Clothes and accessories with a previous life, a history, and most likely a higher value than anything bought in a fast fashion store – that’s what makes vintage shopping more meaningful. That, and the positive impact we have on the planet by reusing and extending the life of what we wear.
So, now that we can all agree that vintage shopping has its benefits, let’s dig deeper into your shopping habits when it comes to rooting out those pre-loved gems. Do you browse from your screen, scour endless racks in a store, or bargain directly with independent vendors? And how can you improve your second-hand skills further? We shall find out.