'Tis the season for closet cleaning! But before you start getting rid of clothes, take a moment to plan out your clearing strategy. You'll save time and effort by taking heed of the ten simple, sustainable tips we've collected here at WOVIN.
Over the last year we learned a lot about the textile recycling industry. Mainly, we’ve learned what textile ‘recycling’ really is: an export industry. We’ve also come to find that textile ‘recycling,’ while possible in theory, is in actuality a myth.
What you believe about textile recycling is a myth, but it doesn’t have to be. Here’s why.
Last week, the Palo Alto Pulse announced a different kind of Black Friday campaign called Purge Before You Splurge, a way for Bay Area residents to “clean out their closets and do some good.” In partnership with WOVIN, the Pulse asks shoppers to donate instead of buy clothes this season.