• Opinion: College students need more sustainable clothing options | Opinions
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    Opinion: College students need more sustainable clothing options | Opinions

    Avoiding fast fashion can be difficult for college students who have limited income and time, and there is a need for a middle ground. Fast fashion is a phrase used to describe trendy, inexpensive clothing found online or in popular stores. While many are lured in by the stylish items, unbelievably low price points and massive sales, they are repulsed to learn many of the unethical business practices that the fast fashion industry participates in, such as textile waste, child labor and underpaying its workers. Though 80% of university students did not have a clear understanding of the harms of fast fashions in a January 2017 study, growing climate concerns amongst Generation…

  • Celebrity Stylist Karla Welch Partners with thredUP to Offer Sustainable Wedding Guest Fashion
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    Celebrity Stylist Karla Welch Partners with thredUP to Offer Sustainable Wedding Guest Fashion

    If you haven’t heard the name Karla Welch before, we are certain you’ve seen her work on some of your favorite celebs. The Los Angeles-based, celebrity stylist and activist is known as one of the most powerful stylists in Hollywood and has worked with the likes of Karlie Kloss, Justin Bieber, Olivia Wilde, Elisabeth Moss, Jennifer Lawerence, Usher, Serena Williams, and Bradley Cooper (to name a few!). And today, wedding guests everywhere will have a chance to be dressed by this stylist-to-the-stars One in five millennials say they plan to buy a new outfit for a wedding this year. In partnership with thredUP, one of the world’s largest online thrift…