With fashion consumption fast becoming one of the biggest contributors to environmental damage, it’s important that alternatives become not only more available, but a more attractive prospect.
The rise of Depop, sustainability influencers and vintage styling on the runway means that more people are seeing second-hand fashion as something to aspire to, and LCCE is thrilled to be a part of that! It’s also a much more affordable way to change up your look, and means you can take more risks with your personal style or get the perfect festival outfit without needing to invest a lot
of money. Swapping won’t solve the problems of the fashion industry, but it’s an achievable step to reduce the environmental impacts of our wardrobes which doesn’t compromise on style.
Read more about Leeds Community Clothes Exchange here: www.leedscommunityclothesexchange.com