Day: May 20, 2022

Thrifting gains popularity as KC shoppers look to save money

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — If you want a cute dress or some home goods, chances are, you’re looking to buy secondhand, according to a new report by online retailer threadUP.

According to the report, the resale market is the fastest growing apparel market in the U.S. Globally, the resale market is expected to grow 127% by 2026.

“Thrifting used to be like, ‘Oh no you’re going thrifting,’ but now you get to find like really cool finds,” said teenager Jacqueline Morgan, who was shopping at the Goodwill store in Liberty Tuesday afternoon.

Sixty-two percent of Gen Z and Millennial shoppers surveyed said they look for an item secondhand before purchasing it new.

The biggest motivating factor for buying used, though, is saving money.

“Shoppers come through often because they know that they can find great deals at a reasonable price, at a fraction of what they would pay at

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The Best Men’s T-shirt of 2022

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Anyone who spends time at the gym will tell you that there has been a recent explosion in the popularity of men’s t-shirts. They are just not limited to working-out clothes but have become a fashion statement and a staple among men worldwide, allowing men to stand out from the crowd and show off their individuality. Men’s t-shirts are a universal garment and effortlessly match every kind of pants, jeans, shorts, or even a suit.

Men’s T-shirts should be comfortable while also creating a stylish look, and with the variety available these days, it has never been easier to update your wardrobe confidently. To make it even easier for you, we reviewed some of the

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4 Upcoming and Innovative Projects in the Fashion Industry

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The fashion industry is one of the most energy-intensive and polluting industries in the world today. The industry accounts for no less than 10% of global greenhouse gas emissions and nearly 20% of wastewater pollution. Additionally, the fashion industry uses about as much energy as shipping and aviation combined.

These issues are not limited to the apparel industry alone. However, the ever-changing nature of fashion, where consumers are coaxed and cajoled into buying the latest seasonal trends, makes the fashion industry a tad more problematic.

Issues facing the industry go beyond its carbon footprint; the global disruption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic also gave rise to new consumer behaviors in many retail sectors, including fashion. A rapidly accelerating transformation of the digital economy, coupled with increasing concern around fair pay, inclusivity and humane working conditions, means that the industry needs to go

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