The Year Without Shopping | The Why

The Year Without Shopping | The Why

Last year I made a decision that has impacted my view of the clothing industry, my consumer habits and the consumer culture we're surrounded with, and unexpectedly grown my skills as a seamstress exponentially. In June of 2017 I decided to challenge myself to not purchase clothing for one year. I've tried to write an all encompassing blog to summarize the experience, but there was just too much information for one post so I'll break this up into three parts, starting with this: the why.

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