Why shop at a clothing consignment store? RSS

Shopping Small Business

We often head to the “Big-Store" when we need to go shopping; it's almost like a zombie run. Instead of letting yourself go on auto-pilot, consider shopping at a local small business instead, where you will experience personalized customer service as you use your spending power to benefit the community.  On Use of Resources Big-box retail stores use a lot of public resources, mostly due to fire safety, police services, land development, and increased traffic on public roads. Yet, these stores give little back to the community. While it's true that most of them hire from the local community base, these tend to be low-paying jobs. Studies have shown that these corporations displace as many jobs as they create. Don't...

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You & The Style You Choose

There is always at least one point that motivates us to do what we do. You say you decide to go shopping without putting much thought into it, but maybe the good weather puts you in a great mood to spend some money. You like to buy polo shirts because they are comfortable and familiar. A friend prefers jeans because they are cheap. Another friend owns many outfits in blue because it is his favorite color, but he will never buy a blue shirt from Uniqlo. There are many reasons to wear different items or wear the same clothes differently—all of which define our style and personality.   We grow up with certain styles because they look good on us...

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Why shop at a clothing consignment store?

It was love at first sight! That vintage Cartier evening bag made ofdelicate silk was so exquisite. We live in a world of fast fashion where the hottest looks today willbe outdated and unwanted in a mere season or two. It is an endless cycle

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