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Upcycle April 26

Ah Spring – our favorite time to declutter and reinvent!    Join us on April 26th at the Wychwood Barns to celebrate Toronto’s Environment Day.  From 10:00 – 2:00 we will be repairing clothing, attending upcycling demonstrations and swapping our old goods!  If Environment Day sounds like your style, read below for more information.  If you plan on […]

Recycled & Re-Spun

Millions of tons of material are made each year but the truth is that people are throwing away clothes. Trends change rapidly and valuable material is tossed into landfills.  A few companies are working to reverse this wasteful pattern.  Kering (owners of Puma) and H&M recently announced they will be working with the textile up-cycling […]

Bristol Upcycling

The UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people, CLIC Sargent, gives Weekend an inside look at its innovative upcycled clothing range, Fix Up Look Sharp, writes Natalie Banyard. Frugal fashionistas are loving CLIC Sargent’s stylish, dynamic and on-trend upcycled clothing range, Fix Up Look Sharp, created by a talented Bristol-based designer. The new […]