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Want a more sustainable wardrobe? Take better care of what you have

By Jess Cartner-Morley

24 Sep 2021 · 3 min read

Enough with the toxic cycle of clothes clearouts and binge-buying. It’s time we repaired, restored and renewed the things we love

What does it say about fashion that I’ve been writing about clothes for more than 20 years, but my favourite T-shirt has a hole where the collar has come loose at the seam and I have no idea how to mend it? That I have a cupboard full of fashion show notebooks, but my sewing kit is the kind you find in a hotel room? I’m sure it’s not anything good, right?

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